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NCC Renews Pledge To Educating, Informing, Empowering Telecoms Consumers With Information

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has reaffirmed its unflinching commitment to the protection of telecom consumers by educating, informing and empowering them with information. Ismail Adedigba, Head Information and Reference at the Commission’s Consumer Affairs Bureau, stated this today at the 104th Consumer Outreach Programme, which took place at Ado Ekiti. In a remark focusing on the ...

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Why Most Businesses Struggle with Adequate Data Protection Worldwide – New Dell EMC Research

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The number of businesses unable to recover data after an incident nearly doubled from 2016, according to the Global Data Protection Index surveying 2,200 IT decision makers from 18 countries Dell EMC announces the results of the third Global Data Protection Index revealing an explosive growth rate of data of 569 percent and an impressive jump in data protection “adopters” ...

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Nigeria Achieves 33% Broadband Penetration February – Danbatta

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta has revealed that the country achieved 33% broadband penetration as at the end of February this year. Danbatta was speaking in Abuja Thursday when the Executive Management of Bharti Airtel Group paid a courtesy visit to the Commission. “Nigeria already achieved 33% broadband penetration ...

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APC In Shock As INEC’s Internet Server Reveals Atiku Beat Buhari With 1.6m Votes

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate in the February 23 general election, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar announced in a 139 –page petition that he polled  18,356,732 votes to defeat President Muhamedu Buhari  whom they said scored 16,741,430 votes, thereby defeating Buhari with 1,615,302 votes. “from the data in the 1st respondent’s (INEC’s) server…the true, actual and correct results” ...

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eWorld Forum Marks 10th Edition With Awards

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Nigeria’s leading conference platform for broadband and digital development policy formulation and pathfinder to growth and services innovation, eWorld Forums will mark its 10th year edition on June 5, 2019, with awards to leading companies that have contributed to Nigeria’s digital and broadband services transformation. The event which is expected to attract leading minds, ideas creators, solution givers ...

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Sophos Intercept X Attains Record Advanced Endpoint Protection Test

IT NEWS NIGERIA: *Sophos Intercept X achieves highest scores in NSS Labs 2019 advanced endpoint protection (AEP) group test Sophos a global leader in network and endpoint security, announced that its next- gen endpoint solution, Sophos Intercept X, was recognized for having the highest security effectiveness and the most efficient TCO (total cost of ownership) of the 19 endpoint security products tested ...

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Why Augmented Reality Is The Future Of Gaming – Ericsson

IT NEWS NIGERIA: ·         Gaming now makes up 26 percent of all media consumption hours ·         43% survey respondents are very interested in multiplayer AR sports ·         1 in 4 consumers say they will use AR when exercising in the next 5 years In the new Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) ConsumerLab report, Ready, steady, game! , 67 percent of gamers say they will increase their Augmented ...

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Why African Businesses Need More Than Technical Support- Mark Bannerman MD @ EOH Infor Services

CONTRIBUTED: *“Smartstreaming” Enterprise Financial Management Statistics SA recently released its findings that the South African economy grew by 1.4 percent in the last quarter of 2018. While this is encouraging and a move in the right direction, many are still faced with the question; “is this growth sustainable?”. Mirroring this question, industries across the African continent are seeking solutions that ...

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Kaduna Chamber of Commerce Commends NCC For Consumer Focus Programs

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The Management of the Kaduna Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture, KADCCIMA, within the week   Commended Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) for its Consumer-centric Programmes and Partnerships. Dr. Muheeba Dankaka, president of the Chamber said this during a courtesy visit to the NCC in Abuja. “We commend the Commission for its consistency in protecting the rights of ...

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Zenith Bank Excites Shareholders With N232bn Profit Before Tax, Offers N2.80 Per Share Dividend

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Zenith Bank Plc has announced today profit before tax (PBT) of N232 billion for the year ended December 31, 2018, result the company said indicates resilience and strong market share. It revealed this during the 28th Annual General Meeting in Lagos, adding, in demonstration of its commitment to its shareholders, the bank has announced a proposed final ...

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