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e-Waste: Nigeria to establish new 30 collection centres

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There are some 30 distinct opportunities in the electronic waste sub-industry in the country as Nigeria gears up to improve collection of e-waste and create more jobs. Nigeria is opening-up the electronic waste (e-waste) sub-industry in order to create more Nigeria will soon get a boost in the electronic waste (e-waste) sub-industry with the opening up of applications for establishment ...

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COVID-19: FirstBank Launches Contactless ATM in Nigeria

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IT News Nigeria In the light of COVID-19, FirstBank has launched the FastTrack ATM, a Next Generation ATM and first of its kind in Africa, designed to promote financial activities on the ATM devoid of any form of physical interaction with the machine. The introduction of the FastTrack ATM which is done in partnership with Inlaks enables customers carry out ...

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Digital Encode named Cybersecurity Company of the Decade and Compliance Advisory Company of the Decade

Digital Encode, a leading consulting and integration firm, has received industry-wide accolades, for the specialties in the design, management and security of business-critical networks, telecommunications environment and other IT infrastructures, in Nigeria and indeed Africa.After receiving massive votes, the team from Digital Encode received standing ovation at the year 2020 Beacon of Information Technology (BoICT) Lecture/Awards held on Saturday, November ...

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Groups Task CBN, NCC on Fintech Needs Survey

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The Fintech specialists and other stakeholders have tasked the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and Nigeria Security Commission to conduct a talent needs survey IT News Nigeria: According to the professionals the survey will help the regulators to understand the type of manpower challenges the industry is facing and to assist the education and training institutes ...

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Ventures Platform Foundation launches applications for Start Up North East

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Ventures Platform Foundation : US Embassy-backed incubation program calls for tech solutions for millions impacted by North Eastern Nigeria crisis Ventures Platform Foundation, the social impact arm of Ventures Platform Hub, has announced a call for applications from Nigerian startups for Start Up North East, an incubation programme for early-stage companies building innovative tech solutions for communities hit by the ...

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Hate Speech: Lai Muhammed says there’s no bill targeting social media in Nigerian Senate

Hate Speech Bill: Information Minister, Lai Muhammed has said Tuesday there is no bill targeting social media in the Nigerian Senate. In November 2020, two senators from Niger State Senators Sani Musa (APC Niger East) and Aliyu Sabi Abdullahi (APC Niger North) put in place two obnoxious bills as the Internet Falsehood Manipulation Bill and Establishment of National Commission for ...

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#Endsars: Twitter Erupts as Gov Sanwo-Olu Declares 24 hour Curfew, says hoodlums disturb peaceful protests

Babajide Sanwo-Olu Executive Governor, @jidesanwoolu has declared 24 hour curfew in Lagos, saying hoodlums disturbing the peaceful protests: Dear Lagosians, I have watched with shock how what began as a peaceful #EndSARS  protest has degenerated into a monster that is threatening the well-being of our society. Lives and limbs have been lost as criminals and miscreants are now hiding under ...

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Nigeria’s Democracy is Taking Giant Strides: The Ondo State Governorship Election – Held 10 October, 2020

Members of The Development Initiative, TDI were duly accredited in partnership with the Transition Monitoring Group of Nigeria, TMG, and hence observed the elections in Ondo State, which held on Saturday, 10 October, 2020. A statement signed by Segun Jegede, Chairperson and  Juliana Iregbu, secretary said TDI observers were strategically deployed across the State, especially to the pre-identified flashpoints in ...

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How 7 SIM offenders land behind bars – NCC

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NCC says its commitment to stop the use of unregistered SIM cards to perpetrate cybercrime in the country is yielding results IT News Nigeria: Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has announced weekend that the Commission, through joint enforcement efforts with the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corp (NSCDC), as well as the Department of State Services (DSS), has secured court convictions for ...

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