ICT Minister hails Lekki data centre establishment

January 16, 2015 7:24 am3 comments

from AUGUSTINE OSAYANDE in Abuja, Nigeria ABUJA – THE Minister of Communication Technology, Omobola Johnson, welcomed the establishment of a major data centre in Lagos State saying it will boost economic growth. The Minister spoke after commissioning Main One’s Tier III Data Centre in Lekki. Johnson reiterated that government exited […]

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Challenges Facing CFOs across Africa

January 15, 2015 6:45 am1 comment
SAP Africa's Chief Financial Officer, Deena Pillay

by Deena Pillay CFO at SAP Africa JOHANNESBURG – WHILE it is understood that Africa is not a homogeneous entity and that each country has its own dynamics, there are overarching challenges and developments facing the continent. As Chief Financial Officer for a multinational organisation that operates in Africa, it […]

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Biometric ID set for use in 2016

January 11, 2015 1:47 pm88 comments

ABUJA – THE Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) biometric identity card will go into force in 2016. This was disclosed in a communique issued at the just-ended 73rd Ordinary session of the regional council of ministers held in Abuja. According to the communique the document will replace the […]

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