NaijaSecCon ’17 – Nigeria’s first-of-its-kind cyber-security conference, is exclusively focused on technical content and delivered by ethical hackers and security experts that will leave you shocked and enlightened. The session will unveil the latest cyber attacks, techniques and tactics used by today’s hackers and demonstrate ways to protect your networks and critical data. Whether you’re… Read more Nigeria’s Biggest Hacker Convention coming soon
Abu Dhabi telecoms group, Etisalat, may sell its stake in Etisalat Nigeria, which has defaulted on a $1.2bn loan, but wants the company’s debt restructured before it does so, Reuters quoted two sources as informing it on Monday. Etisalat is due to meet with creditors on Tuesday or Wednesday to discuss the default, the sources… Read more Etisalat may leave Nigeria over $1.2bn loan default
A new financial service has been introduced in BBM for Nigerians. This service which is also known as Paycode, enables cardless cash withdrawals at ATMs as well as cardless/cashless payments in participating in real-world stores. Paycode is a service from Interswitch Ltd which has made all this possible. Nigerians can find Paycode on their Discover… Read more Cardless Cash Withdrawal Service introduced for Nigerian’s
From The Guardian findings, the process of erecting a BTS has become ensnared by bureaucracy such that it could take up to six months or more to erect a single base station. Perhaps, this should put in perspective the enormity of the logistic challenge that has entailed erecting 29,000 disparate BTS across the country including… Read more Telecoms’ challenges persist
Once again, Nigerian telcos are beating the tired drums of how services like WhatsApp calls (voice and video) and others are eating into their revenue. Apparently, those of us who buy data from your network to make voice and video calls on WhatsApp, Skype, BBM and others are costing the telcos a whopping NGN 20tn.… Read more Here’s what will happen if Nigerian telcos block WhatsApp calls
This is a very common perspective in Nigeria where I come from as a result of scam activities peddled by fast money thirsty men. Asides the popular ways of making money online like owning a lucrative gossip blog, breaking or political news blogs or being a social media overlord, every other form of online money… Read more MAKING MONEY ONLINE IS FOR SCAMMERS. PERIOD!
How many fraudulent unsolicited mails do you receive daily? While for some it’s just a few, for others, the mails come in torrents with some defying all logic. That the obvious reason behind these mails is a ploy to defraud unsuspecting Nigerians does not make it any better. Today, the world has become that of… Read more Clipping cybercrime wings in Nigeria
I could recall we never had this epic table phone but i always cherished each moment given to me to hear my uncle speak to me from the Uk over it. It was really funny because , we practically had to visit the neighborhood and wait for some minutes in anticipation for the call from… Read more Telecommunication Evolution In Nigeria With PIctures.
Following the drive to enhance whistle blowing in Nigeria, the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC), has introduced a mobile application that will create a link between the general public and the anti-graft agency. Click here to view original post at www.naij.com
Nigeria’s web hosting and domain name system (DNS) industry has been tipped to witness massive growth in the year 2017. Sunday Folayan, president, Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NIRA), said his organisation is working on the possibility of hosting a local version of HTTPS to boost the country’s internet security and adoption. Click here to view… Read more HTTPS, Ng Adoption to increase this Year