Dr. Marliyyah Mahmood discusses the Impact of Tech on Women in Northern Nigeria

       

ABUJA, NG, Jan 2, 2023 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Dr. Marliyyah A. Mahmood, Women In Tech and Project Manager for Startup AREWA, discusses how technology is enabling and enhancing women’s empowerment in Northern Nigeria. She emphasizes some of the fundamental advantages of social media technologies, such as giving women access to a virtual environment where they may express themselves. Dr. Marliyyah A. Mahmood, …

Digital Nigeria 2022: NITDA Director General tasks Tech Innovators with Problem Solving

       

ABUJA, NG, Oct 31, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The Director General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Inuwa, CCIE has challenged Nigerian tech innovators and entrepreneurs to identify problems bedeviling the nation with the view to proffering solutions because the government has provided a level playing field for them to achieve just that. NITDA Director General and conference host Kashifu Inuwa, …

Digital Nigeria 2022, Day 2: Blockchain Adoption Can Increase Nigeria’s GNP, If…

       

ABUJA, NG, Oct 28, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – Developing nations like Nigeria stand a chance to benefit from the US$ 1.76 trillion market, if they can position themselves to adopt and leverage Blockchain technologies, Kashifu Inuwa, Director General of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), said during Day 2 of the Digital Nigeria 2022 International Conferences, Exhibitions and Awards. Kashifu Inuwa, …

FG Stops Importation of Digital Technology Products, Services, as Nigeria Intends to be Global Talent Supplier: Day#1, Digital Nigeria 2022

       

ABUJA, NG, Oct 27, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – As stakeholders in the Digital Economy sector from both within and outside Nigeria gathered in Abuja to brainstorm on the path to a sustainable digital economy in the country, the Federal Government (FG) declared that it would no longer accept importation of any digital technological product or service into the country “until and unless …

FG Stops Importation of Digital Technology Products, Services, as Nigeria Intends to be Global Talent Supplier

       

ABUJA, NG, Oct 27, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – As stakeholders in the Digital Economy sector from both within and outside Nigeria gathered in Abuja to brainstorm on the path to a sustainable digital economy in the country, the Federal Government (FG) declared that it would no longer accept importation of any digital technological product or service into the country “until and unless …

Nigerian FG to Stop Importing Digital Products and Services says Digital Economy Minister

       

ABUJA, Nigeria, Oct 26, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – With stakeholders in the Digital Economy, from within and outside Nigeria, gathered at Digital Nigeria 2022 to brainstorm on a sustainable digital economy for the nation, the Federal Government declared that it was no longer accepting importation of any digital technological product or service into the country, “until and unless the country is convinced …

NITDA to host Blockchain Day at Digital Nigeria 2022

       

LAGOS, NG, Oct 1, 2022 – (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) – The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), under the Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, in partnership with Domineum Blockchain Solutions, a leading Distributed Ledger Technology Company in Africa, is set to host a one-day National digital economy awareness event: BLOCKCHAIN DAY will take place on 26th October, during the annual Digital Nigeria …

Officials: US to return $23m looted by late dictator Abacha to Nigeria

       

An aerial view shows streets in Lagos, Nigeria on March 31, 2020. (PIERRE FAVENNEC / AFP) ABUJA – The United States will turn over to Nigeria $23 million taken by former military ruler Sani Abacha, officials said at an event to sign the agreement on Tuesday. Former military leader Sani Abacha ruled Nigeria from 1993 until his death in 1998, during which time Transparency International …

London’s Horniman Museum to return Benin Bronzes to Nigeria

       

Sculptures known as the "Benin Bronzes" are pictured at a ceremony for the signing of an agreement of intent to return them to Nigeria at the German foreign ministry in Berlin, Germany on July 1, 2022. (ADAM BERRY / AFP) LONDON – London's Horniman Museum said on Sunday it would return 72 artefacts, including 12 brass plaques known as Benin Bronzes, looted from Benin City …