Contec Global Group: Blazing The Trail In e-Governance and Smart Technologies

Established in 1984 and headquartered in London, the Contec Global Group has a worldwide presence, with operations in Asia, Africa, Europe and America. As a company established on the platform of e-Governance and smart technologies, Contec Global is amongst the most experienced independent technology and systems organisations operating in developing countries. Today, the Group is […]

NiCADI faults national ID cards contract award to MasterCard

By Emmanuel Okwuke, Senior  IT. Correspondent  The Nigeria Content Advocacy Initiative (NiCADI), a multi-sector vehicle for the domestication of the nation’s information technology (IT) products and services, wants the Federal Government to terminate the contract for the printing of national identity cards awarded to MasterCard International, an American company. The group said the award negates […]

Mahindra Comviva evolves mobile music ecosystem in Africa

Mahindra Comviva, the leader in providing mobile solutions beyond Value Added Service (VAS), is rapidly expanding its mobile music offerings in Africa. Over the last 12 months the company has become one of the largest music aggregators in the African continent, having collaborated with over 70 partners including local and international content providers/copyright bodies/local artists […]

Technology Distributions, Huawei targets enterprise market development

Technology Distributions Limited, and Huawei, leading global ICT solutions provider, have come together in a partnership designed to create maximum value for telecom carriers, enterprises and consumers by providing competitive ICT solutions and services. Both global ICT giants are pulling their resources together – Huawei, its innovative and trusted manufacturing capacities and TD, her highly […]

Is Nigeria’s CDMA sector endangered?

By Emmanuel Okwuke Last week, news went round in the online media that Visafone Nigeria Limited, the nation’s lone surviving operator in the Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) had relieved 60 workers in its employment nationwide of their jobs on April 30, for various operational reasons. The report said the company did this to remain […]

HP unveils total enterprise solution to meet business needs

HP has introduced the HP ElitePad 900, a tablet that balances a beautiful design with enterprise-grade features, functionality and support. Designed for business, government healthcare and retail, it features HP ElitePad Smart Jackets, which add connectivity options and longer battery life along with specific add-ons that customize the tablet for specialized uses. The HP ElitePad […]

eWorld partners NCC, NITDA on ICT and road safety in Nigeria

Nigeria’s ICT magazine, eWorld is collaborating with the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and National Information and Technology Development Agency (NITDA) to rally industry stakeholders on the best ways to use ICT in promoting road safety awareness. This is the theme of the programme to mark the 2013 Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) slated for […]

Government to unveil plans for massive broadband deployment

Dr. Ernest Ndukwe, Chairman, Presidential Committee on Broadband Infrastructure recently said the Federal Government will soon unveil plans for massive broadband deployment across the country. Ndukwe, also immediate past Executive vice chairman and CEO of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), explained that the Committee, which he co-chairs, has finished its work and would soon present […]

FG slashes .NG domain name tariff to N15,000

The local managers of Nigeria’s .NG Internet domain name has slashed the registry fee from N200,000 to N15,000 to drive the massive uptake the country’s online identity within the Internet community. Chief Operating Officer, Nigeria Internet Registration Association of Nigeria (NiRA), Ope Odusan; managers of the local Internet name space says the decision was taken […]