Tag: technology

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SponsorJanuary 24, 2019

Have you seen the #NextLevel plan on education?

In a bid to increase pupil enrolment and keep children in school, the President Muhammadu Buhari administration is providing free ...

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EditorNovember 22, 2018

Here’s the full #YNaijaPowerList2018

Genevieve Nnaji, Chris Ogunlowo, Maraji, Tony Nwulu, Falana have been unveiled as some of the most influential personalities in the ...

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EditorNovember 22, 2018

Kola Aina, Tosin Faniro-Dada, Olumide Soyombo… see the #YNaijaPowerList2018 for Technology

For the seventh consecutive year, YNaija brings you its annual ranking of the most powerful young persons under the age ...

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tosin adesinaJuly 31, 2018

NAPTIP’s iReport App is a good way to combat human trafficking

The National Agency for Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) in commemoration of the 2018 World Day against Human Trafficking ...

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SponsorApril 12, 2018

Digital Retail in the Age of Technology

As businesses shift from the traditional brick and mortar approach of engaging customers to e-commerce, it has become more evident ...

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ToluFebruary 10, 2018

Lagos Innovates supports women in technology at SLAY Festival

Lagos Innovates, an initiative of the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund is investing in the development of women in tech…

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ToluDecember 3, 2017

Would you be buying this “smart condom” that tracks your sexual performance like a Fitbit?

The people at British Condoms have taken wearable technology further into bedrooms with the launch of a new product that…

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Op-ed EditorOctober 4, 2017

Opinion: Social media is not for you. Here is why

by Gilbert Alasa I have a terrible news to share. Having spent the last eight years of my life navigating ...

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Op-ed EditorOctober 3, 2017

Eketi Edima Ette: Have you received your parents’ daily dose of WhatsApp BCs today?

by Eketi Edima Ette In my own case, I’m the one who used my hand to go and buy trouble. ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 25, 2017

Muyiwa Babarinde: How Ventures Platform is helping to build Nigeria’s technology future

                  ***As Thrive Agric, Gerocare and other start-ups pitch solutions to everyday problem***   On the 15th of September, I ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 21, 2017

[Opinion] International Day Of Peace: The role of the youth in Nigeria’s unity

by Omoya Yinka Simult Sometime in early June, I woke up to see an alarming number of notifications on my ...

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EditorSeptember 21, 2017

How Mimiko used technology to revolutionise governance

In terms of social protection, Ondo State is the most progressive environment, in Nigeria, actually in Africa. When you look ...

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SponsorSeptember 16, 2017

West African Gaming Expo 2017 holds this September

West African Gaming Expo (WAGE) is the first and only technology conference and exhibition in West Africa focusing on animation, ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 9, 2017

Why the police technology is needed more than ever

by Alexander O. Onukwe While most people only hear about jail breaks in America from movies, jail breaks from Police ...

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Op-ed EditorSeptember 2, 2017

Can the explosives’ sniffer help with fighting Boko Haram?

by Alexander O. Onukwue Those who attended TEDGlobal 2017 at Arusha Tanzania say it was one of the best events ...

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Op-ed EditorAugust 28, 2017

James Inedu George: Lagos roads and the death of real innovation

by James Inedu George China has a middle class of about 300 million. It’s a growing middle class. As the ...

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EzinneAugust 15, 2017

The Thread: Here’s what Ambode should do about Computer Village instead

Every one knows Ambode has one goal for Lagos state: turning it into a mega city. And nothing will stand ...

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Oluwatosin AdeshokanAugust 14, 2017

LONG READ: The impact of Electronic banking on bank performance in Nigeria

Financial institutions have been tasked with sustaining and setting the pace and direction of the economic development of Nigeria. The ...

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ItunuoluwaJuly 31, 2017

President Putin signs new law to stop Russians from accessing prohibited websites

Following Apple’s recent announcement that it had removed virtual private networking apps from its China App store on orders from the ...

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Op-ed EditorJuly 29, 2017

Opinion: The green wall of Africa

by James Inedu George   Dear Mr President, It’s me again. The travelling architect and dreamer. I have not slept ...

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AzeezJuly 25, 2017

Zero oil revenue days around the corner – Osinbajo

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday said the days when the country will not generate any revenue from crude oil ...

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Op-ed EditorJuly 20, 2017

Nigeria’s Cybersecurity: FBI, Kaspersky halt this nonsense and make some sense

This week, I had the privilege of making a presentation on Cybersecurity and Trust as a resource person in the ...

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Op-ed EditorJune 24, 2017

Manasseh Egedegbe: We need more motherf_kers in Nigeria

by Manasseh Egedegbe Enough of all the political correctness. We need more motherfuckers in Nigeria. We need more people who ...

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ItunuoluwaJune 20, 2017

Zuckerberg snubs White House invite to meet with President Trump and other tech CEOs

President Trump is asking the CEOs of the world’s largest tech companies for help in modernizing the American government system. ...

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Op-ed EditorJune 5, 2017

Opinion: How Africa can stop the surge of cyber crimes

by Michael O. Ogunjobi Over the years, a surge in technological innovations has led to a remarkable rise in novel ...

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SponsorMay 24, 2017

#PEBECHack: FG announces Hackathon to keep MDAs accountable through Technology

The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) on Tuesday opened registration for the first edition of #PEBECHack, a series of ...

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Op-ed EditorApril 22, 2017

Opinion: Can technology and connectivity disrupt Insurance?

by Tenu Awoonor   On my way to the Pinet eInsurance conference hosted in Lagos last week, I asked myself ...

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Op-ed EditorApril 21, 2017

The Thread: Elon Musk is a threat to Nigeria

Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of Tesla Inc is clearly on a mission to conquer the world. Having scooped ...

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AzeezApril 6, 2017

We have created a strategic plan covering 2017 to 2021 – INEC

The Independent National Electoral Commission has said it will deploy technology in coming elections in Nigeria. The Senate had approved ...

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SponsorMarch 29, 2017

Verdant Zeal at 10 and the 6th edition of the Innovention Series

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017, witnessed a surge of Tech Enthusiasts towards The Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos for the 6th ...

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