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Western Lotto Brings International Lottery Brands To Nigeria

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   With the support of a UK firm, entertainment and gaming company Western Lotto Nigeria Limited entered the Nigerian market July 10 with five international lottery games and pledged to change the landscape of gaming in the country.     Western Lotto is offering well-known European and American gaming brands on its platform. It is also luring ...

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TD Africa Hosts Google Executives, Flaunts Nigeria’s Booming ICT Potential

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   Technology Distributions Ltd., Sub-Saharan Africa’s biggest Information and Communications Technology (ICT) distributors made a glowing case for more significant investments in Nigeria’s booming ICT sector as it showcased the huge potential of the market when it hosted a high-powered team of executives from the headquarters of global digital giants, Google.   The event which held on ...

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Lagos Govt Insists On Relocation Of Computer Village

Lagos State government has said it is committed to the relocation of Computer Village from Ikeja and denied approving the construction of an ICT mall in its place. In a statement on Tuesday, the Commissioner For Physical Planning and Urban Development, Mr Wasiu Anifowose, said the government was not involved with Master Plan Reality International Concept Ltd, an infrastructure firm, ...

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MISTAKES EVERY ENTREPRENEUR SHOULD AVOID

Contributed; Becoming a successful entrepreneur in a business terrain such as Nigeria is a venture fraught with peculiar challenges. Considering the many little details that naturally go into setting up a business and nurturing it to a path of profitability and sustainability, many entrepreneurs can be forgiven for getting lost along the way. However, ask any successful entrepreneur and you ...

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Heritage Bank grows agent outlets to 400, moves to Badagry

IT NEWS NIGERIA: With the alarming number of market women, artisans and underserved population who are unbanked, Heritage Bank Plc has deepen its retail banking structure by growing its agent banking base to 400 ‘Corner Shops.’ This is in line with the financial inclusion strategy of the Central Bank of Nigeria, as Heritage Bank Plc launches agent banking services at ...

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Africa In Danger Of Digital Disruption, Warns Ekeh

CONTRIBUTED: Serial digital entrepreneur and Chairman of Zinox Group, Leo Stan Ekeh has raised the alarm over an impending digital disruption in Africa occasioned by the challenges of mass unemployment and the failure of most African states to match the rapid pace of digital evolution. He made this call during a breakfast talk with select entrepreneurs from Africa and Asia ...

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NITDA To Facilitate MDAs Compliance With Presidential Directives On Service Delivery

*NITDA Set to Facilitate Compliance of MDAs with Presidential Directives on Promotion of Transparency and Efficiency in Service Delivery IT NEWS NIGERIA: In compliance to the Executive Order signed by the Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbanjo SAN, on the Promotion of Transparency and Efficiency in the Business Environment designed to facilitate the ease of doing business in Nigeria as it ...

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FG Unveils N1.5tn Reward Scheme For IT Solutions Providers On Ease Of Doing Business

As part of new deal to fast track ease of doing business using IT solutions, the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) has launched registration for the first edition of #PEBECHack, a series of Hackathons designed to solve problems at the intersection of government processes and regulations, and the ease of doing business in Nigeria. Up to N1.5 million in ...

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Why Nigeria lost $30bn ICT Investment To S/Africa – Telecoms Association

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Association of Telecoms Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) has listed poor power generating capacity; harsh business climate; foreign exchange volatility; high level corruption, as key factors redirecting Nigerian bond foreign direct investments (FDIs) in Information and Communications Technology (ICT) to South Africa. According to its President, , Engineer Olusola Teniola, the listed facilities are better provided in South ...

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