NITDA To Champion Local Content Development

NITDA, Abuja: The Director General of National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami reiterates his support for the development of local content technologies in Nigeria. Dr Pantami made this remark when the management of Computer Warehouse Group (CWG) paid a courtesy visit to the Agency’s Corporate Headquarters in Abuja to solicit…

Digital Broadcasting: Nigerian Government Procures 200, 000 Set-Up Boxes

Bamidele Fashube, Abuja, Nigeria GVE – As part of efforts to realize plan to migrate to digital broadcasting, the Nigerian government on Friday said about 200, 000 Set-Up boxes have been procured for easy switch. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed disclosed that the federal government would commence the digital switchover in October, 2016 at the Federal Capital Territory…

Digital Broadcasting: Nigerian Government Procures 200, 000 Set-Up Boxes

Bamidele Fashube, Abuja, Nigeria GVE – As part of efforts to realize plan to migrate to digital broadcasting, the Nigerian government on Friday said about 200, 000 Set-Up boxes have been procured for easy switch. Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed disclosed that the federal government would commence the digital switchover in October, 2016 at the Federal Capital Territory…

Innovations Solve Problems And Create Change – Ezegbo

It has been a year  since Chijioke Ezegbo emerged as Winner of the ‘Most Innovative Idea’ category at the 2015 edition of Etisalat Prize for Innovation. In this interview with RUTH CHOJI,he speaks on the impact of his victory and lessons learnt. Since you won the Etisalat Prize for Innovation, how far has the prize…

Falz, Yaw, 8 Other Artistes Unveiled As MTN Ambassadors

Three new artistes along with seven others have been announced as telecom giant, MTN brand ambassadors for the 2016-2017 calendar year. This is in line with its commitment to supporting Nigerian musicians by providing alternative platforms through which they can receive lucrative value for their intellectual property. The music ambassadors are: Praiz(Praise Adejo); Iyanya (Iyanya…

Mark Zuckerberg Describes Nollywood As National Treasure

Facebook billionaire, Mark Zuckerberg stepped into Nigeria this week and was excited to interact with Nigerians describing Nollywood, the second largest producers of movies in the world as a Nigerian national treasure. “From everything I have heard, it really sounds like a national treasure. The ability to produce content tells the story of amazing innovation…

Tumblr Introduces Quick Reblog, Quick Send-a-Post Features

Tumblr introduced two new features that allow mobile users to quickly reblog posts and quickly share posts with other users. With the new quick reblog feature, iOS and Android users can now hold down the reblog button on a post and drag their finger to the Tumblr they’d like to reblog the post to. In terms of…

Tumblr Introduces Quick Reblog, Quick Send-a-Post Features

Tumblr introduced two new features that allow mobile users to quickly reblog posts and quickly share posts with other users. With the new quick reblog feature, iOS and Android users can now hold down the reblog button on a post and drag their finger to the Tumblr they’d like to reblog the post to. In terms of…

Tumblr Introduces Quick Reblog, Quick Send-a-Post Features

Tumblr introduced two new features that allow mobile users to quickly reblog posts and quickly share posts with other users. With the new quick reblog feature, iOS and Android users can now hold down the reblog button on a post and drag their finger to the Tumblr they’d like to reblog the post to. In terms of…

FG to roll out digital switchover in Abuja, October—Minister

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says that the Federal Government will roll out digital switchover in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in October. Mohammed gave the assurance when he featured at the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja. The minister said that as part of effort to fast track…

FG to roll out digital switchover in Abuja- Minister

Alhaji Lai Mohammed The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says that the Federal Government will roll out digital switchover in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in October. Mohammed gave the assurance when he featured at the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja. The minister said that as part of the…

FG to roll out digital switchover in October – Minister

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says that the Federal Government will roll out digital switchover in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in October. Mohammed gave the assurance when he featured at the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) Forum in Abuja. The minister said that as part of effort to fast track…