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I made 5,000 people millionaires in two years – Software expert

The Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Cashflow ABI Network, Engineer Philemon Gora, said at the weekend that over 5,000 people have been made millionaires in less than two year of his firm’s operation in the country According to Gora, about 16,000 people are also benefiting from the product and services of his software in internet […]

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Orange African Social Venture Contest 2nd Edition. Register NOW!!

Orange has launched the second edition of its Orange African Social Venture Prize. The goal is to promote social innovation that supports African development through ICT. Orange will provide a financial endowment as well as expert support to the young companies that put forward innovative projects with a significant social impact. Last year, more than […]

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African Brand Among World’s Best

For the first time, an African brand MTN have been listed as among BrandZTop 100 Most Valuable Global Brands. The study, commissioned by WPP and conducted by Millward Brown Optimor and now in its seventh year, identifies and ranks the world’s most valuable brands by their dollar value, an analysis based on financial data, market intelligence […]

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NITDA bans HP, DELL, ACER computer, others from govt. offices

The Federal Government, through the National Information Technology Development Agency  (NITDA), last week, banned the purchase of foreign computers (desktops and laptops) and technology products in public institutions and schools. At stakeholders’ forum comprising IT experts and ICT journalists held in Lagos, NITDA Director-General, Professor Cleopas Angaye, said the step is taken by the agency to protect local IT […]

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‘My husband’s lovers harass me on phone’

A middle-aged woman, Toyin Akinode, has told an Oshodi Grade ‘B’ Customary Court that her husband’s girlfriends were always harassing her on the phone. Toyin, who got married to her husband, Taiwo Akinode, in 2007 said different ladies sent threat messages to her phone and would sometimes call her to leave her husband alone for […]

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Etisalat Pushes EasyBusiness For New SME Propositions

Etisalat Nigeria is a move to provide suitable condition for business operation in the country introduced a proposition suit ‘easybusiness’  to lower costs for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). The Easy Business Suite which is a one-stop shop for the communication needs of SMEs is designed to increase profit and provide value to these businesses. […]

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Nigeria To Send Astronauts To Space By 2015

Minister of Science and Technology, Prof. Ita Okon Bassey,  Thursday, said that Nigeria would by 2015 put its first set of astronauts to space. He said the move was part of government efforts to boost the economy through space technology. He also said technology transfer agreements between Nigerian entrepreneurs and their technical partners abroad had saved Nigeria over […]

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Nigeria: Become a Young/Student Brand Ambassadors For Blackberry in Nigeria [Apply Now!]

Smart phone giant, Blackberry is set to empower 12 Nigerian youths in four University Campuses pan Nigeria, by signing them on as brand ambassadors for the fastest growing mobile phone worldwide. According to an official statement from Blackberry “We are currently searching for young people who speak ‘Blackberry’; basically, young, well spoken, driven individuals, who […]

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Japan Donates Solar Funds To Nigeria

Japan has donated N2 billion (USD7.8 million) to Nigeria for solar power systems. The agreement, between Japan’s International Cooperation Agency, JICA, and Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Power, was signed by Ryuichi Shoji, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Nigeria, and Darius Ishaku, Minister of State for Power in Abuja. Under the project, solar power […]

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ACCA Training Goes Online

Global accounting body the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) has launched a new module for accounting students in its bid to ease the task of recording practical skills gained as they move toward becoming qualified accountants in Nigeria. Known as ‘My Experience,’ the new online system will enable students to record the practical work […]

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