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Firm to boost SMEs capacity through social media

A multimedia agency, NixxHash Communication has concluded plans to host its maiden digital training to boost the capacity of Small and Medium Enterprises(SMEs) in Ikorodu area of Lagos.   The training, which is slated for Thursday, 27 September, is expected to improve the skills of entrepreneurs through social media channels. […]

Facebook chief says internet firms in ‘arms race’ for democracy
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Facebook chief says internet firms in ‘arms race’ for democracy

Facebook Chairman and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerber (AFP Photo / Stephen Lam)<br /> Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg said late Tuesday that the leading social network and other internet firms are in an arms race to defend democracy. Zuckerberg’s Washington Post op-ed came on the eve of hearings during which lawmakers […]

2019: APC raises alarm over fake registration website
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2019: APC raises alarm over fake registration website

APC leader, Adams Oshiomole The All Progressives Congress (APC) has raised concern over a trending fake website, apcregistration.com, which it says is meant to harvest its members ahead of the 2019 general elections. The party raised the alarm in a statement issued by Mr Yekini Nabena, its National Publicity Secretary […]

2019: Nasarawa APC worried over mutual attacks on social media attacks
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2019: Nasarawa APC worried over mutual attacks on social media attacks

Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura of Nassarawa State As politicians gear up for the 2019 general elections, the Nasarawa State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC), has advised governorship aspirants to restrain supporters from attacking opponents on social media. “The social media is awash with mutual attacks by supporters of […]

10m Nigerians to get free Wi-Fi facilities as Google Station opens
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10m Nigerians to get free Wi-Fi facilities as Google Station opens

Participants attend the Google for Nigeria event in Lagos, Nigeria, on July 26, 2018. PHOTO: AYODELE ADENIRAN/GUARDIAN NIGERIA Tech giant, Google will make available free Wi-Fi facilities in about 200 sites in Lagos and five other states in Nigeria between now and 2019. Within this period, about 10 million Nigerians, […]

Facebook, Afrinolly partner to empower creators with digital skills
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Facebook, Afrinolly partner to empower creators with digital skills

The social media giant Facebook and Nollywood digital viewing platform, Afrinolly have announced plans to empower 3,000 creative entrepreneurs and 2,000 students on digital marketing skills. Known as Facebook for Creators, the partnership will train artists, photographers, designers, filmmakers, journalism students and others to leverage digital tools to gain more […]