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Digital Literacy and Lethargy Hampering our Productive Best

August 2, 2016 - 7:32 am in Analysis & Opinions, Education

Africa is going digital; Nigeria being one of the largest countries is at the forefront of this positive shift. Some of the dividends of 'digitalism' are not far-fetched - innovations, technology entrepreneurship, e-governance, wealth and job creation. It…

Omoju Miller

Omoju Millier’s Code Girl Project

October 29, 2015 - 10:21 am in Education, News & Media, Podcasts, Startups

Omoju Miller who is finishing her PhD in Computer Science Education and has big ideas about where the field should go. She on a mission to make the teaching…

Pass.NG

Pass.Ng Voted Winner In The Pitchfest Presentation At The State Of Education In Africa Conference

September 7, 2015 - 9:23 am in Education, News & Media, Startups

Pass.ng, a mobile/ online learning platform for computer-based examination preparation was voted winner in the Pitchfest Presentation at the State of…

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Unlocking the Potential of Africa’s Next Generation: 20 critical Points Raised at the State of Education in Africa

September 7, 2015 - 8:17 am in Education, Interviews, News & Media

The State of Education in Africa Conference 2015 was held in Lagos on September 2, 2015 and organised by the Africa- America Institute and sponsored by Ford Foundation and the World Bank. The President/ CEO of the Africa- America Institute, Amini Kajunju said…

Mobile banking and payment in Africa and UK

How Digital Learning will Shape the lives of African Nations

September 5, 2015 - 5:49 pm in Education, Gadgets & Mobile, Reviews & Opinions

Our planet earth in the past few decades has shown a commendable growth in terms of living and technology. However, looking at this fact a bit closer, we get to have a sneak at the poor nations who are still away from basic (as we call them). Let us peep…

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TechQuest Aims to Teach African Child How to Program a Computer

July 8, 2015 - 2:52 pm in Education, Entrepreneurship, Technology

Our overall objective is to make the name TechQuest synonymous with our cause - "We believe every African child should learn (know) how to program a computer" - while sustaining remarkable returns on our investment, as well as being socially-responsible…

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Iya Basira and Financial Technology

The Nigerian food consumption market is growing on a daily basis with millions of dollars exchanging hands in Nigeria every day. With food delivery as cardinal points of this govt administration, roadside food vendors are one of the major players just as fast…

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Capacity Building Teachings in Our Schools

March 12, 2015 - 9:00 am in Analysis & Opinions, Education

In his classic book  "Whose reality counts?" An academic, Robert Chambers who is based at the Institute of Development Studies in Sussex, argues for a totally new way of thinking about and doing ‘development’, calling for a complete shift towards approaches…

TechCampWestAfrica

Meet Africa’s New Emerging Leaders: The TechCamp West Africa 2015

February 12, 2015 - 8:07 am in Education, News & Media, Startups

Between February 6 – 8th, this year one hundred young technology & social entrepreneurs from Ghana, Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Liberia, Nigeria and Togo gathered to engage in hands-on capacity building, and networking with the region’s leading…

Omobola Johnson

Nigeria’s Ministry of Communication Technology wins GEM-TECH Awards that Promotes Women’s Digital Empowerment

October 28, 2014 - 11:46 am in Education, GirlPower, Press Release

Co-organized with UN Women, the GEM-TECH Awards recognize the outstanding achievements of organizations and individuals in the area of gender equality and mainstreaming through information and communication technology (ICT). The launch of the awards in June…