Nigeria Shelves Electronic Voting

The Nigerian House of Representatives has decided that Nigeria cannot afford to adopt electronic voting now because of the high level of illiteracy amongst the electorate, the “challenge of epileptic power” as well as the huge cost implications inherent in the project. Chairman of the House Committee on Electoral Matters, Hon. Musa Adar,¬† acknowledged that […]

Empowering the Nigerian Software Industry

Excerpts from Adeyemi Adepetun via The Guardian The issue of developing indigenous software came to bear recently in Lagos at a two-day national workshop organised by the National Office for Technology Acquisition and Promotion (NOTAP) with the theme¬† “Status of Software Licensing and Development in Nigeria” . At the end of the workshop, a communique […]