COMMUNIQUE ISSUED AT THE END OF A ONE-DAY CONSULTATIVE MEETING ON GENDER COMMUNITY NETWORKS CONVENED BY CENTRE FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND DEVELOPMENT (CITAD)

The Centre for Information technology and development (CITAD) as part of its project on Supporting Community-led Approaches to Addressing the Digital Divide in Nigeria which is part of larger project on community networks coordinated globally by the Association for Progressive Communications (APC) and supported by the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office of the UK Government,…

EVENTS FOR THE WEEK 10TH-16TH JANUARY, 2022

1. Event Schools Career Talk meeting Venue CITAD's Conference room Date Monday 10/1/22 Time 11pm For more Information please, contact: kamilu@citad.org 2. Program: Likitan CITAD Topic: Farfadiya (Epelapsy) Guest: Dr. Kabiru A. Yusuf Venue: CITAD Online Radio Date: Duk Ranar Litinin (10/01/22) Time: 2:30pm For more Information please contact asabo@citad.org 3. Programme: Criminality In a…

EVENTS FOR THE WEEK 13TH TO 19TH DECEMBER, 2021

Event: Training for COVID-19 Vaccine Champions  Date:    13-14th Dec., 2021  Time:   9:00am Daily  Venue: Tahir Guest Palace, Kano.  For more information, please,  contact: hamza@citad.org   Programme: Criminality In a Society; Causes And How To Curtail it Anchor: Sheik Abbas Alhassan  Date: Every Monday 13th December, 2021. Time: 11am-11:30am  Venue: CITAD Online Radio For more information, please…

REPORT OF CAPACITY BUILDING ON COMPUTER NETWORKING FOR TUNGAN ASHERE AND PASEPA COMMUNITIES, FCT, ABUJA HELD 30th November, 2021 and 2nd December, 2021.

CENTRE FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND DEVELOPMENT (CITAD) REPORT OF CAPACITY BUILDING ON COMPUTER NETWORKING FOR TUNGAN ASHERE AND PASEPA COMMUNITIES, FCT, ABUJA HELD 30th November, 2021 and 2nd December, 2021.  The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) is implementing a project entitled Supporting Community-led Approaches to Addressing the Digital Divide Nigeria coordinated globally by…

CITAD trains 18 Northern youths on COVID-19 vaccine campaign

The Centre for Information Technology and Development, CITAD, in collaboration with MacArthur Foundation, has launched a two-day training for eighteen youths from Northern Nigeria on awareness campaign against misconceptions on COVID-19. Speaking at the launching of the training in Kano state on Monday, Executive Director of CITAD, Zakari Ya’u, said the training became imperative in…

CITAD Introduces ‘We-You Pro’ for Women, Youth Participation in Politics, Election

By Yakubu Salisu, Kano The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has introduced a project tagged ‘We-You Pro’ geared towards the inclusion of youth and women in political governance process. Isah Garba, senior programe officer CITAD, unvailed the project during a courtesy call at the Youth Progressive Party (YPP) office in Kano to brief…

CITAD Expresses Worries Over Lack Of Internet Access To 100m Nigerians, Demands Community Networks

By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna Worried by the statistics that over 100 million Nigerians lack access to Internet connectivity in 114 communities across the country, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has called on the Minister of Communication and Digital Economy, Professor Pantami to set up a national policy for the development of Community Networks. Executive…

CITAD Holds Training on Community Network Centers for Community-based Organizations

The Centre for Information Technology and Development has organized capacity building training for Civil Society Organizations on the creation and maintenance of community network centers in rural communities. The training which took place at Stonehedge Hotel Kaduna, was attended by seven community-based organizations from Abuja, Kaduna and Bauchi which include Dakwa, Leleyi Gwari, Pasepa, Tungan…

EVENTS FOR THE WEEK 6 TH TO 12 TH DECEMBER, 2021

1. Event: Nigerian School of Community Networks for Micro-Organizations Venue: Stonehedge Hotel, Kaduna Date: 6 th to 10 th December, 2021 Time: 9am to 5pm daily For more information, please, contact harira@citad.org Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85702762791?pwd=ajlIYmpSMTFibWxjUExqVFBLbnFhQT09 Meeting ID: 857 0276 2791 and Passcode: 508845 (suhail@citad.org ) 2. Programme: Criminality In a Society; Causes And How…