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Lagos To Launch 2017 Nigeria Cyber Security Report

Lagos set to host stakeholders for the launch of 2017 Nigeria Cyber Security Report on June 4th   IT NEWS NIGERIA: The city of Lagos, South-West Nigeria is set to host stakeholders drawn from banking, telecomms and other sectors of the Nigerian economy to the launch of the 2017 Nigeria Cyber Security Report. The launch, which will be held at ...

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Federal Defence Space Administration, NCC Seek Technical, Research Partnership

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has announced that it has received a delegation from the National Federal Defence Space Administration in Abuja. Director Spectrum Administration NCC, Engineer Austin Nwaulune received the team on behalf of the EVC/CEO of NCC, Professor U.G Danbatta on May 10, 2018. Major General EG Whyte, Chief of Defence Space Administration of the Federal ...

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Nigeria 2015 Cybercrime Law Is Outdated – Cyber Security Group

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Cyber Security Experts Association of Nigeria (CSEAN) has said the cybercrime law that was passed in 2015 is outdated in a space of less than four years.   CSEAN President, Remi Afon  revealed this during an interview on the sideline with ICT media  at the CYBER SECURE NIGERIA 2018 CONFERENCE in Lagos within the week.   According ...

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Deficient Database, Poor Expertise Hinder Nigeria Cybersecurity – Danbatta

IT NEWS NIGERIA:   Executive Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC), Prof Umar Garba Danbatta said incomplete or deficient database of Nigerians and poor technical manpower are the major impediments to Cybersecurity in the country.   Dambatta was speaking in Lagos yesterday  in Lagos on the theme: “Mitigating Cyber Threats in the Digital Ages” at the ...

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FRSC Commends Glo  For Supporting Road Safety In Nigeria

    IT NEWS NIGERIA: More laurel came the way of Nigeria’s fully integrated telecommunications network, Globacom on Monday night as the company was given an award of recognition for its silent contributions to road safety in the country over the years.   The award of recognition was formally presented to Globacom at a high profile dinner marking the climax of the ...

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CECAD Make Case For  Child Online Protection Law

CECAD Make Case For  Child Online Protection Law as Nigeria joins the globe to mark World Safer Internet Day 2018 IT NEWS NIGERIA: President of the Centre for Cyber Awareness and Development (CECAD) has yesterday made case for Child Online Protection Law in Nigeria. Dr. Bayero Agabi said this   during his opening remarks at a forum to mark World Safer ...

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World Safer Internet Day 2018: NCC, NiRA, CECAD Lead Campaign For Risks Awareness In Cyberspace

IT NEWS NIGERIA: Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC), in partnership with Centre for Cyber Awareness and Development (CECAD) and Nigeria Internet Registration Association (NiRA), today led campaign for crime free internet in Nigeria to mark World Safer Internet Day 2018. Speaking in Lagos, Executive Vice Chairman/ Chief Executive Officer of NCC, Prof. Umar Garba Danbatta said the Commission will continue to ...

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ATCON Set To Host International Cyber Security Workshop In March

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The Association of Telecommunications Companies of Nigeria (ATCON) is in partnership with Koenig Solutions Limited India -the authorized training partners of Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle, VMware, Red Hat, Adobe, Check Point, Novell, CompTIA, EC-Council, Zend, PRINCE2 (APMG), Symantec, Citrix, LPI & CWNP- and other international network security experts is pleased to announce its plan to hold a 3-day ...

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NITDA Outlines Precautions Against Potential Cyber Attacks In 2018

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The management of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) would like to bring to the attention of Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), other government establishments, the organised private sector and the general public of potential cyber-attacks likely to be experienced this year as well as the precautionary measures to be taken. A statement signed by Dr ...

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NCC Holds Workshop On Electronic Banking Fraud In Port Harcourt

IT NEWS NIGERIA: The Nigerian Communications Commission yesterday hosted a broad spectrum of stakeholders at a workshop – the Third Industry Working Group on Forum on Electronic Banking Fraud in Nigeria – at the Nigerian Bar Association House in Port Harcourt.   Dr. Fidelia Onah, NCC’s Director of Technical Standards and Network Integrity (TSNI), who represented Ubale Maska, NCC’s Executive ...

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