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Data Protection | Microsoft alerts Corporate Nigeria on new rules

Business owners in Nigeria should pay attention to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), technology industry giant, Microsoft has warned. Mr John Edokpolor, Lead Commercial Attorney, Microsoft MEA Emerging Markets wants Nigerian businesses to adopt new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which was adopted on 27 April 2016 and becomes enforceable from May […]

Nigeria’s broadcast regulator envisions N260 billion Digital Migration Dividends

Analysis: Nigeria Cybercrimes Act 2015: What are the issues?

TOYIN OGUNSEINDE, Nigeria technology industry analyst attended the Technology Times Outlook Review of Nigeria Cybercrimes Act 2015, and recaps the salient issues across stakeholders at the technology thought leadership series.  hat exactly constitute a cybercrime? Who manages the “alternate taxation” running into millions of naira aggregated by the Cybercrime Security Fund established under the Nigeria […]

Ali Nuhu | Nigerian phone consumers get ‘face’

IDC: Nigeria, emerging markets fuel world smartphone growth in Q1 2015

A global mobile phone tracking report has revealed that growth in smartphone markets in the second quarter of 2015 was fuelled by increased demand in Nigeria like other emerging markets. Preliminary insights from the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly shows that vendors shipped a total of 337.2 million smartphones worldwide in the second quarter of […]

‘Nigeria to gain 182 million mobile subscribers by 2019’

MainOne CEO to women: Take up tech careers

Funke Opeke, Chief Executive Officer MainOne has encouraged the female folks to take up careers in the technology industry to reduce gender imbalance in the ICT industry. The MainOne CEO who said this at the press conference announcing the 2015 Women Technology Empowerment Center’s Technology Camp says the under-representation of women in the tech industry stands […]

MainOne wants undersea cables protected