Developing Nigeria’s tax hub

Nigeria’s Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS has   continued to sustain its high growth path that began a decade ago through IT deployment and automation. Aliyu Bello talks to Kola Okunola, the Director and Head of ICT.   Briefly describe the activities of your department in relation to service delivery? The …

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StarTimes: The story of our humble beginning

According to Pang Xinxing, Chairman of Star Times Media, his company’s ambition is for every African household to be able to afford to watch a good quality digital TV service.” Though, originally a part of the Audio Visual Department of the State Administration of Radio, Film and Television in the …

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Nigeria: How USPF will deliver rural connectivity

In Kogi State, North Central Nigeria, Government Secondary School, Ohiana is located in Kogi Central in Okene township some three hours drive from the state capital Lokoja, has over 1,000 students and is perhaps one of the densely populated schools in Kogi Central district in terms of student to staff …

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Digitalisation: Content is the King

By Maxwell Loko For much of its early history, television broadcast came into the home via electromagnetic signals broadcast over the airwaves to rooftop antennas. Then, in the 1970 (in advanced countries), consumers had the option of taking down their antennas and getting their TV from signals carried by coaxial …

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A big player in Middle East and African market

YahSat is currently making big global presence through YahService and YahClick as an economic means of connectivity for rural residents, SMEs and telecommuter in Angola, Nigeria and South Africa respectively. Sanders Taylor reports. IN TERMS of broadband internet, a lot is at stake in Africa. Amidst huge resources, facilities are …

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Explore business opportunities in telecom, IT, Security & Surveillance, Media & Entertainment Sectors

Key highlights African Media Summit Buyer Seller meet Dedicated conference on key issues like Mobile Money, LTE/Broadband, Digitalization, Smart Devices, IT, Security & Surveillance etc Training programmes (e.g The Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers (SCTE), UK, Training module) Key Speeches, Seminars, Presentations, and many more….. We invite you to exhibit, …

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ARE CONSUMERS GETTING ON BOARD?

During the last one decade, things have changed and changed at a rapid pace and all because of technology. The initial steps of tapping technology came in the form of adoption of core banking systems (CBS) which led to near collapse of geographical location of bank branch. How many of …

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