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Fourth Industrial Revolution: LCCI Launch ICTEL EXPO

As digital evolution and the fusion of technologies continue to disrupt and redefine skills and industries around the world; nations, organisations and individuals are racing to adapt and maintain relevance in what has been called the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). For Africa it has now become a case of leveraging technology to leapfrog, before technology leverages the continent. It is therefore fitting that conferences, meeting, forums, and exhibitions that focus on the preparedness of Africa in the 4IR be organised. In the spirit of the 4IR, one of Africa’s leading trade groups, Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), has made...

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CPN Intensifies Plans for Annual Assembly; Rallies IT Practitioners Nationwide

Minister of Education to Open CPN Annual Assembly The Honourable Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu will lead delegates to the 2019 IT Professionals Assembly, hosted by the Computer Professionals Registration Council of Nigeria (CPN) from 26th – 27th June 2019 at the Nicon Luxury Hotel, Abuja. This information was disclosed in Lagos to Digivation Network by the Registrar CPN, Mr Allwell Achumba. Mr Achumba explained that Mallam Adamu will give remarks on the Federal Government’s pro-digital policies towards human capital development, with a focus on “Digital Infrastructure and Defining the Next Step” for the IT profession. The IT Professionals Assembly is a mandatory annual gathering of...

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Bayero Charge Political Aspirant on Women Digital Inclusion and More

The Vice-president, Nigeria Internet Group(NIG), and President, Centre for Cyber Awareness and Development(CECAD), Dr Bayero Agabi has tasked the Deputy Governorship aspirant of the All Progressives Congress(APC) in Lagos State, Dr Obafemi Hamzat to address the challenge of women exclusion and nonparticipation in the digital economy of Lagos. Dr Bayero Agabi, an award-winning ICT broadcaster who has advocated for the digital economy for over 2 decades, gave the call at an ICT community forum put organised by the Nigeria Computer Society (NCS) in order to engage Dr Obafemi Hamzat, who is also a Fellow of the Nigeria Computer Society (NCS), on the...

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Okeowo Calls for Revival of Local Paper Mills

Digivation Network can report that stakeholders have been challenged on the establishment of paper mills in the country in order to meet the growing demand for quality papers in the economy, and curb the economic losses the nation is incurring by patronizing foreign printers. The Chairman Printing, Publishing, and Branding Group of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Princess Layo Okeowo gave the charge on the occasion of her inauguration into office. The Chairman added that issues ranging from exchange rate, government policy on printing, moribund paper mills, and more, continue to bog down the industry. "Local printers have to depend on importation of papers because...

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