Hundreds of teachers trained on Scratch coding in Abuja

Hundreds of teachers trained on Scratch coding in Abuja Over 450 public and private school teachers from across North Central Nigeria gathered at Baze University last week for a Train-the-Trainer (TTT) workshop session organised as part of Africa Code Week (ACW) 2017. Forming part two of Nigeria’s training sessions, the event was coordinated locally by… Read more Hundreds of teachers trained on Scratch coding in Abuja

Nigeria: Cyber Attacks – Nigeria Jumps to 9 Spot As Banking Trojans Wreck Havoc

By Chima Akwaja Lagos — Nigeria remains amongst the top ten countries at highest risk of cyberattack, currently sitting at number nine on the list after having climbed one position from last month according to Check Point Software Technologies Ltd August Global Threat Impact Index released at the weekend. It revealed that banking trojans were… Read more Nigeria: Cyber Attacks – Nigeria Jumps to 9 Spot As Banking Trojans Wreck Havoc

Groups train Abuja shop owners on use of technology to boost sales

Beneficiaries have testified to an upward boost in their businesses after a two-year training organised by a group on the use of technology to run businesses and the importance of record keeping. The organiser, Technoserve, a United States-based non-governmental organisation in partnership with Citi Foundation with the program ‘Citi Mom and Pop shop project’ trained… Read more Groups train Abuja shop owners on use of technology to boost sales

HMD launches its 4G LTE Android Nougat-powered Nokia 8 in Kenya & Nigeria

HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced the availability of Nokia 8 in Kenya at Ksh 59,999. Nokia 8 is available in Tempered Blue and Steel and comes has Qualcomm® Quick ChargeTM 3.0 for quick charging.  The phone has a Snapdragon 835 processor and is secured with biometric fingerprint authentication. The 4G LTE… Read more HMD launches its 4G LTE Android Nougat-powered Nokia 8 in Kenya & Nigeria

Ambazonia, Biya’s Intolerance And Internet Democracy – By Reuben Abati * 247ureports.com

reuben-abati A Biafra-like agitation for independence has been unfolding in neighbouring Republic of Cameroon since November 2016.  The people of Northern and Southern Cameroons under the  umbrella of the Southern Cameroons Ambazonia Consortium United Front (SCACUF) finally decided to affirm the independence of the English-speaking sections of Cameroon from the Republic.  Like the… Read full… Read more Ambazonia, Biya’s Intolerance And Internet Democracy – By Reuben Abati * 247ureports.com

Sen Oko Raises Motion For E-learning Technology

By Ebriku John Friday, Abuja – The Senator representing Cross River North senatorial district, Dr Rose Oko, has pushed for e-learning in Nigeria’s educational sector that would create a robust and conducive learning environment for students and teachers. Senator Oko in a motion moved on the floor of the Senate recently, titled, “Innovative Education… Read… Read more Sen Oko Raises Motion For E-learning Technology

TSTV Africa launches with juicy offers and unbelievably low subscription prices in Nigeria to rival other satellite TV

As Nigeria celebrated her 57th year of Independence on the 1st day of October, 2017, a new satellite TV which goes by the name Telcom Satellites Television (TSTV in short) was also officially launched. TSTV Africa was founded by a Nigerian by the name of Bright Echefu (@echefubright on Twitter). Bright is also the Managing Director and… Read more TSTV Africa launches with juicy offers and unbelievably low subscription prices in Nigeria to rival other satellite TV

Transthat — access travellers who deliver items from overseas to Lagos

Transthat is an online community that connects travellers — who have spare luggage spaces and want to make extra money — with those who intend to buy or get specific items from abroad. Items deliverable range from products such as phone chargers, perfumes, bags etc to documents. Lola Ekugo founded the startup on  June 12, 2017, with Lester… Read more Transthat — access travellers who deliver items from overseas to Lagos

Hire the Top 3% Software Developers in Nigeria

You can now hire the top 3% software developers in Nigeria at slatecode.com SlateCode is a startup organization whose vision is to help top companies and start-ups hire the top 3% software developers for their most mission-critical projects. SlateCode is a market place for top developers, engineers, programmers, coders, architects and consultants. As you know… Read more Hire the Top 3% Software Developers in Nigeria