CITAD trains 200 women and youths in Dakwa, Tungashiri communities

The Centre for Information Technology Development (CITAD), organized   capacity building to over 200 youths and women in Dakwa and Tungashiri communities respectively in Abuja Municipal Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory on digital entrepreneurship. Programme Assistant Gender and Internet Advocacy CITAD Ms. Salma Abdulwaheed said the essence of the programme is to build potential…

We Tracked 387 Hate Speech On Social Media In November: CITAD

The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) says it tracked a total of 387 Hate speech on Facebook and Twitter handles in Nigeria in November. This was disclosed by Hamza Ibrahim, CITAD Coordinator, Countering Hate Speech Project, at a Post-Gubernatorial Election Press briefing organised by the Centre and supported by the National Democratic Institute (NDI) on…

CITAD Partners ActionAid to Train Over 200 Women, Youths on Digital Skills

Implementing partner, Centre for Information Technoloy Development(CITAD) has collaborated with Actionaid Nigeria to train over 200 youths and women in Dakwa and Tunga-Ashere communities in Abuja Municipal Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory on digital skills. The training is part of Actionaid Nigeria’s Partnership and Local Rights Programme for the hard to reach communities.…

ActionAid Nigeria Supports CITAD to Build Capacity of Women, Youth on Digital Entrepreneurship

Implementing partner, Centre for Information Technoloy Development (CITAD) has collaborated with ActionAid Nigeria to train over 200 youths and women in Dakwa and Tunga-Ashere communities in Abuja Municipal Area Council of the Federal Capital Territory on digital skills. The training is part of Action Aid Nigeria’s Partnership and Local Rights Programme for the hard to…

CITAD, ActionAid Train Rural Women For Business Support

The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), with support from ActionAid Nigeria has commenced business support training programme for women in communities in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The women are drawn from Dakwa, Dantata and Tunga Ashere communities in the FCT. The Sponsorship Officer for CITAD, Salma Abdulwaheed, said the organisation decided to bring…

Centre trains AMAC workers on ICT

The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has commenced an intensive two-week training for staff of the Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC) on Information and Communication Technology (ICT). The Director of the centre, Mallam Yunusa Zakari Yau, yesterday in Abuja, said  the essence of the training was to enhance the ICT skills of AMAC…

CITAD trains AMAC staff on ICT

The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) trains the staff of Abuja Municipal Area Council (AMAC), to develop on ICT for a more conducive work environment. Speaking, the Executive Director CITAD, Mr. Yunusa Ya’u, said the programme was aimed at impacting beneficiaries with the knowledge of utilising ICT to run successful business enterprises. He further said that…

Report on the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) Remote Participation of Internet Governance Forum (IGF) 2019

Day 0 CITAD on Monday 25th, November 2019 joined the 5-day world forum on Internet Governance held in Berlin, Germany from 25th to 29th November 2019. The CITAD participation was in form of remote hub where CITAD at its Kano office provided facilities for interested participant to interact online with the live sessions being held at…

The November Edition of Inspiring Leadership Reflection Interactive Series with Sheik Ibrahim Khalil, The Chairman Council of Ulama, Kano Branch

Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has today organised its monthly Inspiring Leadership Interactive Reflection Series (ILERIS) which took place today 28th November at the head office in Kano. The organization hosted the well-known Islamic scholar as well as politician, Sheik Ibrahim Khalil who is also the Chairman Council of Ulama, Kano branch. In…

The 2nd Bauchi Feminist Internet School: Call for Application

Introduction The second Bauchi Feminist Internet School (BaFIS) organized by the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) will hold in January/February, 2020. The objective of the BaFIS is to produce digital inclusion champions who will join other champions for bridging the gender digital divide in the country. The three-day school  offers intensive training on…

Ex-commissioner lauds CITAD over inspirational leadership lectures

The former commissioner Jigawa State Ministry of Women Affairs, Hajiya Fatima Widi Jalo has commended the Centre for Information and Technology Development for organising series of inspirational leadership lectures for teeming youths in the state. Hajiya Jalo made the commendation yesterday while delivering her speech during the event held at CITAD head office Dutse the…