NITDA and its Virtual Academy

June 18, 2020 Zayyad I. Muhammad 0

On Wednesday, April 26, 2020, the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) launched its virtual academy for information technology. Over 14,000 active students nationwide were enrolled for 47 different courses across emerging technologies such as cloud computing, artificial intelligence and many more at the Academy. One of the interesting things about NITDA’s launch of the virtual academy is not about Read More

COVID-19: Websites requesting personal info for ‘lockdown funds’ fake – NITDA tells Nigerians

June 16, 2020 Ayoni M. Agbabiaka 0

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) Computer Emergency Readiness and Response Team (CERRT) have identified a number of websites using various phishing tricks to attract Internet users. Phishing is the malicious act of keeping a false website or sending a false email with the intent of masquerading as a trustworthy entity and acquire sensitive information such as usernames, passwords Read More

NITDA and its virtual academy

June 11, 2020 Zayyad I. Muhammad 0

On Wednesday, April 26, 2020, the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) launched its virtual academy for information technology. Over 14,000 active students nationwide were enrolled for 47 different courses across emerging technologies such as cloud computing, artificial intelligence and many more at the Academy. One of the interesting things about NITDA’s launch of the virtual academy is not about Read More

FG amends laws to bring big techs under scrutiny

June 10, 2020 Segun Odunewu 0

Nigeria, like many other countries has kick-started processes aimed at amending laws that will introduce digital taxes as well as bringing many big techs under serious scrutiny. The new regulation would apply to companies with income of N25m or equivalent in other currencies from Nigeria in a year, and those with a Nigerian domain name (.ng) or a website address Read More