Tag Archives: ICT

CEE-HOPE Launches ICT Hub, Water Projects in Lagos Community, Other States


The Centre for Children’s Health Education, Orientation and Protection (CEE-HOPE), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) launched a borehole water project and Youth Hub (ICT/skills development and youth engagement center) in Monkey Village, an informal (slum) community in Opebi area of Lagos State, recently. The ICT Center is one of the  five centers to be established by the child’s rights and development …

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Connect Nigeria Ready To Host Business Fair In April

…Aims To Boost Local, Global Economic Growth Of SMEs Connect Nigeria will equip thousands of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) with social and technological innovation to grow their businesses amid current economic challenges during the seventh edition of its annual Business Fair. Chief Executive Officer, Connect Nigeria, Emeka Okafor, explained that lack of access to funds is not the only …

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Lagos Wins Awards As Best State In ICT, E-Governance


Lagos has been ranked the best performing state in ICT Development as well as best state in E-Government Implementation in Nigeria. The state also bagged awards as the Best State in ICT Infrastructure Development, while it also emerged first runner up in the category for Best State in Human Capital Development. The Awards were presented at the 5th Regular meeting …

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Lagos Lacks Capacity To Handle Effects Of Adverse Weather Condition -Environmentalist

Lagos Island

An environmentalist, Adetokunbo Ladega has said that despite generating highest internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in Nigeria, Lagos State still lacks the capacity to handle effects of adverse weather condition. Ladega made the submission at a workshop bothering on preservation of the environment titled ‘Integrating ICT in Urban Transitions: Transforming Lagos To A Smart City.’ The event which held Friday  at …

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Nigeria’s economic policies are anti-job creation – Summit

  Nigeria’s economic policies are anti-job creation – Summit The rising rate of unemployment in Nigeria has been traced to the anti-job creation policies of the government from the ICT sector to government direct employment, youth entrepreneurship scheme among others. Nigeria with a population of 182,201,962, Nigeria is battling with 49.5 per cent youth unemployment rate as at second quarter …

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