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Dissatisfied with the rate at which young Nigerians are leaving the country in search of greener pastures in other countries, the federal government has sought the collaboration of the Digital Cooperation Organisation (DCO) to provide jobs for Nigeria’s teeming population. DCO is a multilateral organisation, comprised of 12 countries from three continents, that focuses on advancing the digital economy in member states. Nigeria is a founding member. The secretary-general of the DCO, Deemah Yahya, on...

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President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday signed the Nigeria startup bill into law, three months after it was passed by both chambers of the National Assembly. In a tweet announcing the news, the minister of communications and digital economy, Dr Isa Pantami, said the initiative was as a result of the collaboration between himself and the chief of staff to the president, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari. Pantami said the legislation is to be known as the Nigeria...

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The General Superintendent of Deeper Christian Life Ministry (DCLM), Pastor William Kumuyi, has explained why the church changed its long stance against use of TV and other technologies. The 80-year-old church leader spoke in a video uploaded on Sunday via Facebook by the Ekiti State chapter of the church. The church was against the use of TV and other modern technologies in its early years reportedly to keep members away from worldly corruption. The preacher...

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Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, the former president, has appealed that the national assembly adopts the electronic transmission of votes in the electoral act amendment bill. According to him, the adoption of electronic transmission of results will improve transparency in the electoral process. Jonathan indicated this while delivering a lecture on Wednesday at the inauguration ceremony/lecture of the National Defence College (NDC), Course 30, in Abuja. He asked Nigerians to have confidence in INEC. This, according to...

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ENUGU — Two students of Government Technical College, GTC, has been awarded a scholarship to university level and cash for building an aircraft and MP 3 radio set; Emmanuel Maduabuchi Chukwu and Chukwuebuka Udoye, students of GTC Nsukka and Enugu respectively manufactured two aircraft (helicopter and jet fighter) and an MP3 radio set, from locally sourced materials. The Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi announced the scholarship when he received in the audience the two students...

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Zamfara State will utilise the three digital emergency call centres provided by the Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy to end banditry activities in the State. Governor, Bello Mohammed Matawalle expressed determination of his administration when he visited the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr. Ali Isa Pantami at his office in Abuja on Wednesday. According to Director-General, Media Public Enlightenment and Communications, Mal Yusuf Idris Gusau, that government is ready to fully...

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ABUJA — Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says there is a need for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to leverage technology to improve their performances. Osinbajo made this call while featuring at the National MSMEs Discourse, titled ‘’Little Beginning, Huge Impact,’’ on Thursday in Abuja. The vice president was represented by the Minister of Industry, Trade, and Investment, Niyi Adebayo, at the discourse which is part of the National MSMEs week. Osinbajo said he was...

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ABUJA — The People’s Democratic Party PDP inaugurated E-registration Committee at the Party headquarters Wadata Plaza Abuja on Wednesday. A 19 Member Committee will be headed by Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki. Inaugurating the Committee, PDP National Chairman Prince Uche Secondus explained that the idea to inaugurate the committee is to have a proper database in line with the fast-changing technology age. Secondus noted that PDP is the only party that has retained its name...

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One point two (1.2) million Nigerians have so far registered into the National Identity Database and have issued them with the National Identification Number (NIN) in Bauchi. Recall that on May 4, the federal government approved the extension of the deadline for the NIN exercise to June 30. The extension, the federal government said the postponement of the deadline was also based on the request by stakeholders for an extension until June 30 in order...

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The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has announced that the second phase roll-out of the Digital Switch Over (DSO) would begin on April 29 in Lagos state. The minister disclosed in Abuja, on Tuesday, at an interactive session with the Senate Committee on Information and National Orientation and the 13-Member Ministerial Task Force on the DSO project. The minister said: “We are kickstarting the new roll out in Lagos State on April...

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