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Non-Oil Exports: Fidelity Bank, NEPC, LBS Trains 100 MSMEs In Kano

IT NEWS NIGERIA: * Set To Unlock Potentials of Northern Export Market Fidelity Bank Plc, top Nigerian lender is training over 100 SMEs at the 8th edition of the highly acclaimed Export Management Programme (EMP) with the aim of providing impactful, world-class support to Micro Small Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Kano State. Organised by the bank in strategic partnership with the Nigerian ...

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Jim Ovia Urges Emefiele to Prioritize Nigerian Youths In CBN Programs

IT NEWS NIGERIA: *Jim Ovia has urged Emefiele to create the enabling environment that will empower the Nigerian youths The Chairman/Founder of Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Jim Ovia (CON), has called on the CBN Governor, Mr. Godwin Emefiele (CON) to create the enabling environment through the institution of various initiatives that support financial inclusion to help empower and blossom the ...

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Nigeria Telecoms Regulator NCC Remits N51.3b to Govt Account in Q1 2019

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has remitted N51.3 billion to the Federal Government’s Consolidated Revenue Fund (CRF) in the first quarter of 2019. The remittance, according to the Executive Vice Chairman (EVC/CEO), NCC, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta, is in compliance with the Fiscal Responsibility Act of 2007 (FRA 2007). According to a statement signed by Henry Nkemadu, ...

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NCC’s Danbatta Bags Regulatory Excellence Awards

IT NEWS NIGERIA: *Nigerian Society of Engineers  has honoured Prof. Danbatta for providing leadership in Telecoms regulation The Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive (EVC/CE) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Professor Umar Danbatta, has received an Award of Excellence in Regulatory Excellence for NCC’s attainment of the 2018 target set for broadband penetration in Nigeria. The Award, conferred by ...

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Africa Fashion Federation Appoints Dr. Oyedokun As Chairperson

IT NEWS NIGERIA: A Nigerian, Dr. Oyedokun Ayodeji Oyewole, has been appointed as Chairperson for Global Fashion Value Chain (GFVC) Federation of Africa and will preside over all African countries working groups. Confirming the position in appointment letter signed by the Chairman of GFVC Federation of Africa, Leslie Becker, he will supervise the Federation that berthed in 2016 and was ...

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Internet Governance: Nigeria Government Calls For Synergy To Protect 122million Users

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Nigeria’s Internet users, whose database hit 122 million in May this year, will be more protected online through a synergistic collaboration among various organisations and agencies of government to enthrone  effective Internet governance in the country. The Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive (EVC/CE) of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Danbatta, stated this  at the ...

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Zenith Bank Hails Eagles, Charges Team To Go For Trophy

IT NEWS NIGERIA: *Zenith Bank is one of the major sponsors of the Nigeria Football Federation -NFF Zenith Bank has commended the Super Eagles for their exploits so far in the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) taking place in Egypt. Super Eagles won two games 1-0 respectively against Burundi and Guinea in the preliminary stage to book a passage to ...

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16% of organizations consider supply chain a top security risk, shows Sophos Global Survey

IT NEWS NIGERIA:  Sophos (LSE: SOPH), a global leader in network and endpoint security, today announced the findings of its global survey, The Impossible Puzzle of Cybersecurity, which reveals IT managers are inundated with cyberattacks coming from all directions and are struggling to keep up due to a lack of security expertise, budget and up to date technology. The survey polled 3,100 IT decision ...

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NIGF 2019: Why Nigeria Must Be Relevant In Global Internet Governance – Danbatta

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Executive Vice Chairman of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta said there is need for Nigeria to play key roles in global internet governance and that time is now to forge unified front towards sustainable Internet in the country.. He stated this, while giving his special remarks, at the Nigerian Internet Governance Forum, NIGF 2019, Thursday ...

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Data Privacy Breach: Banks, Fintechs, Telcoms Under Investigation – NITDA

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The Management of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) would like to bring to the notice of the general public of on-going investigation of alleged breach of the data privacy rights of Nigerians by some Data Controllers, according to statement signed by Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami Director General NITDA  It may be recalled that NITDA ...

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