Posts Tagged ‘Nigeria’

Nigerian Blogger Conference

Montag, September 22nd, 2008

Olumide Alabi and Gbenga Sesan are blogging live from the Nigerian Bloggers’ Conference, which is holding at the Banquet Hall of Elomaz Hotel in Lagos, Nigeria. They talk about domain names and about the way, bloggers-to-be become real-bloggers. About the findability of blogs.

In short: you see a Nigerial blogosphere come to life in a very early stage. Highly recommended…

ICT in Nigeria

Mittwoch, Juli 30th, 2008

For those, who may be interested, a detailed report of the various roles played by young Nigerians taking advantage of ICT opportunities can be downloaded from  It is a very large file and it may be easier to download through the link at the end of the book summary page (via Gbengasesan).

Nigeria: Slum youth acquires ICT skills

Dienstag, April 8th, 2008

Korea Internet Volunteers help Slum youthThe project is community-based capacity building project targeting the youths of Ajegunle slum in Lagos. The aims to train some 25 youths each other month, who “will be equipped with ICT and entrepreneurship skills which they will then pass on to other youth, along with starting their own business”, as Africa Loft writes. (mehr …)