Youths Are Stakeholders in Digital Economy — DG NITDA

Youths in Nigeria have been enjoined to consider themselves as critical stakeholders and major players in Nigeria’s drive towards diversification of the economy from natural resources economy to digital or knowledge based economy. The Director General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Inuwa Abdullahi, CCIE, handed down this advice today in Abuja at the official Closing Ceremony of Photography and Cinematography Skill Training organised by Abuja Enterprise Agency, (AEA). Abdullahi explained that the youthful population the nation is endowed with provides her with competitive advantage to be a key…

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Armed Forces Bill: Another plot to truncate the country’s democracy, peace – NDF

The National Democratic Front (NDF) has lashed out at the National Assembly over its proposed Armed Forces Bill, describing it as another plot to truncate the nation’s democracy. According to the group, the bill sponsored by the lawmaker representing Abia South, Enyinnaya Abaribe, is targeted at destroying the revered Armed Forces of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. NDF made this disclosure at a press conference on Tuesday in Abuja. In a statement signed by Secretary-General, Dr. Abdulkadir Bolaji, NDF said the move is unconstitutional as it will whittle down the…

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