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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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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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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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Stay Connected With ‘Joowaya’ During And After NYSC

Joowaya, is a new social network to help serving members of the NYSC stay connected during and after their youth service in Nigeria. The site allows site members to share NYSC stories and photos, discuss publicly, plan events, find accommodation and do lots more together. The platform’s advanced search functionality allows you to narrow your […]

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Don Jazzy Launches Social Network, Mavin League

Techloy reports that Nigeria’s ace music producer, Don Jazzy has launched a social network called Mavin League which comes on the heels of the launch of his new music label, Mavin Records. The social network which has crossed 5,000 members in just two days of launch features profile pages, forum, groups, events, and allows members to post updates, […]

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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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Google Empowers Nigeria’s Journalists

In a bid to empower  members of the Nigerian media, Google Nigeria, the search engine company globally, has embarked on a three month training for journalists in the country. At the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), media centre office in Lagos where the training was held, hundreds of journalists from different media organizations converged for […]

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