Abdullahi: Nigeria has Recorded Massive Growth in Digital Economy

Despite a harsh operating environment, Nigeria’s digital space keeps expanding, with the ICT sector sustaining a widely-acclaimed growth trajectory and increasing contribution to the country’s GDP, a feat underpinned by robust regulation and penetration. In this interview with Raheem Akingbolu, the Director General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), KashifuContinue Reading

How Nigeria Can Generate $30bn from Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence- DG NITDA, Kashifu Inuwa — Economic Confidential

DG NITDA Kashifu Inuwa How Nigeria Can Generate $30bn from Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence by 2030- Kashifu Inuwa Abdulahi DG NITDA Nigeria Can Generate $30bn from Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence by 2030- Kashifu Inuwa Abdulahi DG NITDA Born in Hadejia, Jigawa State on February 21, 1980, Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi is a graduateContinue Reading

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By Taofik Salako, Deputy Group Business Editor   The Oxford Foundry, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, and FMDQ Private Markets Limited, a subsidiary of FMDQ Holdings Plc and largest private capital platform in Nigeria, have launched a global partnership to accelerate the growth of Nigeria’s start-up ecosystem. The partnership isContinue Reading

Nigeria: Paying School Fees From Plastic Wastes

Morit International School is supporting poor families in underprivileged suburbs to pay their children’s school fees from proceeds gotten from sales of recyclable plastic bottles. The Minister of State Education, Mr. Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, recently declared that Nigeria still holds the continental record of children who are out of school. Specifically,Continue Reading

Unlimited access to learning for more than 100 million young Nigerians from new e-learning platform launched by Data Science Nigeria and the Mastercard Foundation

Following its official launch, the new Learn at Home audio e-learning platform will provide free, online,  and unlimited learning access to more than 100 million Nigerian youths.  This first-of-its-kind audio e-learning platform will offer unlimited access based on the national mobile  phone penetration, low-data, and basic featurephone requirements. The platformContinue Reading