Linking Partners for Niger Delta Development

August 19, 2020

ABDC Series Major Update

  The Africa Blockchain Developers Call (ABDC) is set to open applications by the 15th of August. As such, the initiative’s goal of training and upskilling […]
July 17, 2020

Official Launch of the African Developers Call Series

  Over the years, the African tech space has been riddled with a disturbing shortage of African developers. More often than not, tech-related jobs have to […]
August 22, 2019

Facebook Launches Developer Circle in Benin

  Facebook has launched its “Developers Circles’’ in Benin, Edo State, a platform that allows people who are technologically inclined to engage with experts, learn new […]
August 2, 2018

Facebook, Instagram set to introduce time-management tools for users

Social media platforms, Facebook and Instagram, have introduced new tools to help people manage their time on the platforms. One of the new tools, known as […]
August 15, 2016

IWMI WetIn is the New App that tracks Flood in Nigeria

Can you remember the last flood that hit Nigeria in 2012? I Know You still remember although It’s been 4 years already.  The raining season is […]
May 11, 2016

FG plans new Universities of Science and Technology

Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu  The Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu, says the Federal Government is working towards establishing six new universities of science and […]
May 9, 2016

FG To Establish Technology Super Hubs In Abuja, Lagos – Osinbajo

Vice president Yemi Osinbajo on Saturday revealed that federal government has concluded plans to establish technology hubs in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Abuja and Lagos to drive its innovative and creative agenda.
April 25, 2016

Global Shapers Community launches #Internet4All campaign

#Internet4All campaign is powered by the Global Shapers Community. The campaign is based on the strong belief that universal access to the internet represents one of the most realistic and effective routes to delivering Africa’s economic and societal progress over a short period of time.
January 27, 2016

FG Unveils 4 Year Road-map For ICT Sectoral Development

The federal government of Nigeria (FGN) has unveiled a four year roadmap to fast track development in the Nigerian Information and Communication Technology (ICT) sector
August 25, 2015

How startup incubators in Africa contribute to entrepreneurial success

Incubators are very relevant in Africa – and are working. Given a combined engineering and business background, the natural allure of being a founder existed for us at the Wennovation Hub, but we instead took the path of being facilitators – “a factory of start-ups” as we liked to say when the dream was launched on that dreadful spring day of February 2011. We did so because we saw an ecosystem problem: the lack of innovation institutions across Africa.
July 23, 2014

FG signs MoU with Bayelsa on ICT growth

A MEMORANDUM of Understanding has been signed between Bayelsa State and the Ministry of Communications Technology, targeted at making the state a ‘smart state.` The agreement […]