Digital Skills – TheNewsGuru https://thenewsguru.com Africa's fastest growing news platform Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:04:21 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.2 https://thenewsguru.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/cropped-ico-tng-32x32.jpg Digital Skills – TheNewsGuru https://thenewsguru.com 32 32 Why digital skills training is so important https://thenewsguru.com/technology/digital-skills-training-important/ Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:04:21 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=195336 In 2018, numbers on Internet usage made headlines announcing that more than half the world is online. This is indeed great progress given that 15 years earlier (in 2003) only 12% of the world’s people were using the Internet. Despite this enormous growth, however, nearly half of the world’s people are still not using the […]

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Digital skills: World Bank pledges support for Kaduna youth https://thenewsguru.com/nigeria-news/digital-skills-world-bank-pledges-support-kaduna-youth/ Fri, 13 Jul 2018 09:45:44 +0000 https://www.thenewsguru.com/?p=139610 The World Bank on Thursday pledged to support Kaduna State Government efforts in equipping youth with digital skills to tap from the income generation potential of virtual economy. Mr Rachid Benmessaoud, the World Bank Country Director, Nigeria, African Region made the pledged on Thursday through a video message played at the close of the three-day […]

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Digital skills: FG sets up multi-million naira training centre for IDPs in Abuja https://thenewsguru.com/technology/digital-skills-fg-sets-multi-million-naira-training-centre-idps-abuja/ Mon, 10 Jul 2017 19:42:08 +0000 http://thenewsguru.com/?p=70208 …set to equip IDPs with digital skill …awards scholarship to 300 IDPs All is now set for the federal government to equip Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) with necessary digital skills as the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has set up a multi-million naira training centre for IDPs in Abuja. The NITDA says the multi-million […]

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US ambassador unveils first American space in Nigeria https://thenewsguru.com/technology/us-ambassador-unveils-first-american-space-nigeria/ Sun, 28 May 2017 16:21:01 +0000 http://thenewsguru.com/?p=61156 The United States Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. William Stuart Symington, has opened Nigeria’s first state-of-the art Priority American Space hosted at the yaba offices of technology incubator, Co-Creation Hub (CCHub). At the event attended by technology leaders, Ambassador Symington explained that the space, which is equipped with cutting-edge digital technology, is a centre for Nigerians […]

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