CITAD Organizes Dialogue to Promote Critical Thinking Among Nigerian Students

The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) organized a dialogue with the title: “Critical Skills Gap in Undergraduate Training in Nigerian Universities”, held on Tuesday, 14th July, 2020. Panelists at the dialogue are Professor Ali Muhammad Garba of Department of Business Administration, Bayero University, Kano, and Ms. Hilda K. Kragha, Chief Executive Officer of Jobberman,…

High Level Political Forum on SDGS Remotely Participated In FCT Communities On The Theme “Recovering Better”

DATE: 7TH TO 15TH JULY, 2020 The High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) is the main United Nation platform on sustainable development. It has a central role in the follow up and reviews of implementation of 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) at the global level. All UN Member States as well as representatives from…

26th Twitter Chat with Aliyu Dahiru Aliyu, Researcher/Editor Humanangle Newspaper on Countering Misinformation from Religious Perspective

In continuation of its sensitization program on COVID-19 in Nigeria, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), held its 26th edition of Twitter Chat in the 7th of July 2020. The guest was Aliyu Dahiru Aliyu, a Researcher and Editor at Humangle Newspaper. He discussed on the topic “COVID19: Countering Misinformation from Religious Perspective” He started by…

27th Twitter Chat With Olamrewaju Oyedeji Coordinator, Digital Literacy Advocacy Club & Editor, Techmirror Magazine

Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), held its 27th Twitter chat in the 9th of July 2020. The guest was, Olanrewaju Oyedeji, Coordinator, Digital Literacy Advocacy Club & Editor, TechMirror Magazine, he discussed on The Role of ICT in the Fight against Covid19. He started by answering the question on the meaning of ICT where…

How CSOS Can Mobilize & Sensitize The Public On #Covid19″ With Isah Garba, Citad’s Senior Programme Officer

In another edition of its Twitter Chat Series, the Centre for Information Technology and Development CITAD hosted the CITAD’s Senior Programme Officer, Malam Isah Garba. The discussant started with a welcoming remark from the CITAD handle, @ICTAdvocates where it expressed its pleasure to host another Twitter chat hosting our own Senior Programmes Officer, Malam Isah…

51.7 Per Cent Female in Higher Institution Students in Kano Suffers Sexual Assault, Says Report

Centre for Awareness on Justice and Accountability (CAJA), has revealed that more that half population of female students studying in higher institutions in Kano suffered one form of sexual harassment from male academic and non academic staff. Executive director of the Centre, Kabiru Saidu Dakata disclosed this during a virtual conferences organized by Centre for…

CITAD Advocates Enabling Laws to Address Sexual Assault on Female Students in Kano

Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) is advocating enabling laws to address the increasing trend in sexual assault on female students in Kano State. The communication officer of CITAD, Ali Sabo, disclosed this during a virtual conference organized by CITAD on sexual harassment in higher institutions, supported by Rosa Luxemburg Foundation West Africa. At…

23rd Twitter with Amina Mubarak Ahmad on the Impact of Domestic Violence and Preventive Measures

In continuation of its sensitization program on COVID-19 in Nigeria, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), held its 23rd edition of Twitter chat in the 25th of June, 2020.   The guest was Amina Mubarak Ahmad, State Lead, Bridge Connect Africa Initiative   She discussed on the topic “Impact of COVID 19 on domestic violence and…

21St Twitter Chat with Salma Abdulwaheed, Journalist on How Fake News and Misinformation in Twitting: Fight Against Covid19 in Nigeria

  In its effort to help in curtailing the spread of covid19 in the Nigeria, the Centre for Information Technology and Development have been organizing different enlightening programs to educate the general public on the danger of the virus and call on the attention of government in order to take the appropriate actions in controlling…

20th Twitter Chart with Dr. Fatima Zahra Zango Abdul, Medical Doctor on How Do Hospital Decide Who Gets Treatment at this Difficult Time

16th of June 2020   She started by responding to a question on the category of patients that can go to the hospital at this difficult time? She stated that as we know in this trying times, the health care system worldwide had received a major blow. Its weaknesses has been exposed, hospital capacity overwhelmed, and…