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Nigeria, A Current Target Of Cyber Attacks – Cyber Security Experts

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If reports by the Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN) are to be taken any seriously, then our dear country, Nigeria, is currently vulnerable to cyber attacks. This might not be too surprising given the lackluster attitudes displayed by most citizens. READ MORE: LinkedIn Accounts Sold On Online Black Market By Hackers The association in a statement made it known ... Read More »

Federal Government Of Nigeria Rebuffs Wiretap Allegations

We all have a certain sense of security alert when it comes to our devices and its functions; this is why most of us set passwords, PINs and security codes on our devices. Even when you give your device to another individual to make use of it and you find out the individual is going to confidential places on your ... Read More »

Report Shows That Nigeria’s Broadband Internet Is Not Affordable

Recently, nTel increased its data rates by over 25%, leading to different negative reactions from nTel subscribers. Other broadband internet providers’ rates are also on the high. The 2017 Affordability Report released by the Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI)reveals that broadband internet is not affordable in Nigeria. FEATURED: nTel Increases Its Data Rates By Over 25% A4AI is a global body ... Read More »

A Nigerian Design Engineer Joins UK’s Enterprise Hub

UK’s prestigious Royal Academy of Engineering made an announcement about the introduction of twelve newly selected engineers into its Enterprise Hub. Nigerian American design engineer, Oluwaseyi Sosanya made the shortlist. Enterprise Hub is a UK-based community of UK’s most promising engineering entrepreneurs. The Hub presents its entrepreneurs with funds, equipment and travel to help support and develop their products, thereby ... Read More »

Top Seven (7) States Leading Technology In Nigeria

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Out of the 36 states we do have in Nigeria, you would surely agree with me that just as not all fingers are equal, so the states have their disparity and major differences amongst themselves which then gives them an edge over each other even in terms of having the best tech ecosystem. For a tech ecosystem to be the ... Read More »

Nigeria’s PC Market Drops To Its Lowest Since 2008

According to the recent figures collated by the International Data Corporation (IDC), there is an indication that the amount of PC shipments imported into the nation dropped to 57.1% year-on-year in 2016 bringing it to a total of 156,511 units. MUST READ: nTel Increases Its Data Rates By Over 25% The IDC stated that the drop to 57.1% means the ... Read More »

nTel Increases Its Data Rates By Over 25%

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There are times when some certain actions should not even be thought of, talk less of carrying them out, especially viewing the current situation of Nigeria as a country. But then, none of that were put into proper consideration. READ MORE: Ntel Launches 4G Network In PortHarcourt Before now, there have been a two time attempt to increase the data prices across ... Read More »

Lidya Closes $1.25m Seed Funding Rounds To Assist SMEs

Nigerian-based Fintech startup, Lidya announced late March that it had raised $1.25 million in a seed funding round thereby increasing access to capital for SMEs across the nation. The Fintech startup was launched officially on 2 November 2016 with the aim of allowing small scale enterprises secure loans without going through much stress. Lidya has its operations in Nigeria. The ... Read More »

NCC Says Telecoms Services Have Improved, What Do You Think?

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According to the , Nigerian Communications Commission, there has been considerable improvement in the Quality of Service (QoS) provided by telecommunication companies in the first quarter of 2017. Prof. Umar Danbatta, the commission’s executive vice chairman, revealed this at the presentation of the NCC’s Performance Report by Dr. Joe Abah, director general of the Bureau of Public Service Reforms, to the ... Read More »

Three(3) Reasons You Should Shop Online (E-Commerce), Rather Than Offline

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SUGGESTED READ: Top Most Popular Nigerian Ecommerce Sites So there are different kinds of shopping, as you can choose to shop online or you can decide to burst up your head in the very hot African sun looking for what is not lost. One cannot surely underestimate the advantages we are been availed with through the advent of technology. It ... Read More »