2nd Edition of the Ibrahim Mu’azzam Institute of Philosophy and Political Theory for Young People Organised by Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) from 11th-13th December, 2018 at Mambayya House, from 09:00am – 04:00pm

Over the years the teaching of philosophical thought, especially in the social sciences and political theory has declined. This has affected the quality of critical thinking of current graduates. Yet, without critical thinking, we get graduates of university who are no more different from students of craft school who narrowly acquired craft skills without understanding…

One-Day Interface Forum between Political Parties and Social Influencers

By Maryam Ado Haruna. Introduction:- Nigeria is a well-endowed country with rich natural resources. Successive governments in the country have been unable to convert these resources into providing the necessary infrastructure and systems that would transform these resources to support economic development and assure citizens a quality of life. While both government and citizens are agreed…

Centre Meets Political Parties, Charges on Leadership Effectiveness, Accountability

By Kamardeen Ismail. The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), an NGO, yesterday in Abuja, met with political parties seeking electoral offices in the 2019 general elections and charged them on leadership effectiveness and accountability. The One-Day Interface between Political Parties and Social Influencers organized by the Centre, with support from MacArthur foundation called on…

CITAD Rallies Politicians, Media on Accountability, Anti-Corruption

By Idris Ibrahim, Abuja. Ahead of the 2019 general election, the Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has facilitated an interface of  politicians, social media influencers  and  other stakeholders to galvanize public attention on anti-corruption and accountability in governance. The  event  which took place  Tuesday at the Shehu Yar’adua centre in Abuja was  a…

Curriculum for Digital Livelihood Programme

Goal: contribute to reducing the gender digital divide and unemployment effort through technology skill transfer that will enable young women to acquire ICT-based entrepreneurship skill and set up small scale ICT-based businesses Objectives To train the participants in ICT-based skills To enhance their communication skills To train them on enterprise development Initiate participants to be…

17th Kano Annual ICT Quiz Organized By (CITAD) At School Of Technology, Kano

By Sagiru Ado. As part of its effort to encourage talent and promote Information and Communication Technology  (ICT) knowledge among secondary school students, the Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has on Thursday 22nd November, 2018 conducted 17th Kano Annual ICT Quiz competition.  ICT Quiz Competition is an initiative of the Center for Information…