ENTREPRENEURSHIP ON THE AIR: MU KUYI SANA’A DA KUMFUTA

ENTREPRENEURSHIP ON THE AIR: MU KUYI SANAA DA KUMFUTA Entrepreneurship on Air is a weekly interactive radio programme on ICT-based entrepreneurship runs by CITAD. Each week, a specific of aspect ICT-based entrepreneurship is subjected to a discussion, allowing people to know the requirements for such business, how to go about setting up the business and […]

AKASA AFAIFAI

In partnership with the Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD), CITAD with support from National Endowment for Democracy (NED) and others runs a weekly interactive radio programme, Akasa Afaifai which seeks to promote citizens participation in budget processes in Kano State.

Enhancing capacity of CSOs in the use of Social Media

By Kabiru Saidu Dakata CITAD in partnership with SAVI organized a two-day workshop for CSOs on the use of Social media for Advocacy held on 2ND and 3rd May, 2013 at Tahir Guest Palace Hotel, Kano. The objective of the workshop was to build the capacity of CSOs in the use of social media to […]

WORKSHOP ON ICTS FOR LEGISLATIVE PURPOSES

WORKSHOP ON ICTS FOR LEGISLATIVE PURPOSES Like in other spheres, ICTs are important in legislative work. tHis was why the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) and State Accountability and Voice Initiative (SAVI), Jigawa State Office  partnered to deliver workshop on ICTs in Legislative Work for support staff of the Jigawa State House of […]

ICT Integration into the Kano State Schools Curriculum

ICT Integration into the Kano State Schools Curriculum By BASHIR A. MUZAKKARI Senior Special Assistant on ICT to the Executive Governor of Kano State Introduction ICT is technology that supports activities involving information. Such activities include gathering, processing, storing and presenting data. Increasingly these activities also involve collaboration and communication.   Hence IT has become ICT: […]

REPORT OF THE JIGAWA STATE INTER-SECONDARY SCHOOLS ICT QUIZ

REPORT OF THE JIGAWA STATE INTER-SECONDARY SCHOOLS ICT QUIZ, 1ST DECEMBER, 2012. Jigawa state is one of the states benefiting from CITAD annual ICT quiz. This year`s quiz marked the 5th round in Jigawa after its inception in 2003. OBJECTIVES OF THE QUIZ Like in other states where similar event takes place annually, the major […]

INTER SECONDARY SCHOOL ENTREPRENEURSHIP QUIZ COMPETITION

By Sagir Ado On 17th November, 2012, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has organized an entrepreneurship inter secondary school quiz competition. The quiz competition was among the series of activities organized by the Centre to celebrate this year’s Global Entrepreneurship Week which comes up from the 14-20, November 2012. The Global Entrepreneurship […]

CITAD CONDUCTS THIRD ICT QUIZ FOR BAUCHI STATE SECONDARY SCHOOLS

CITAD CONDUCTS THIRD ICT QUIZ FOR BAUCHI STATE SECONDARY SCHOOLS   By Ibrahim Mohammed Aboki, CITAD Bauchi In its effort to promote ICT knowledge among the secondary school students, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has, for the third time, conducted the ICT quiz competition for Bauchi State Secondary Schools on Saturday 8th […]

ICTS IN SCHOOLS WORKSHOP

ICTS IN SCHOOLS WORKSHOP Among the strategies contained in the Jigawa State ICTs in Education Policy is “training of teachers and school administrators on the use of ICTs”. To rollout the implementation of this strategy, the Jigawa State Ministry of Education, Science and Technology approached CITAD to design and organize a sensitization workshop for principals […]

QUARTERLY LECTURE ON ICTS FOR DEVELOPMENT

CITAD in collaboration with FCE (TECH) BICHI has today (17/10/2012) conducted a quarterly lecture on ICTs for Development. It was held at the Auditorium Hall of the college. The theme for the lecture was “ICTs, Teachers and Teaching: The linkages and Synergies”. The guest speaker was Prof U.G. Danbatta. Those in attendance include the Provost […]

TWO DAY (24TH-25TH) WORKSHOP OF THE MEMBERS OF BAUCHI COALITION FOR IMPROVEMENT OF PUBLIC EXPENDITURE MANAGEMENT (BACIPEM)

TWO DAY (24TH-25TH) WORKSHOP OF THE MEMBERS OF BAUCHI COALITION FOR IMPROVEMENT OF PUBLIC EXPENDITURE MANAGEMENT (BACIPEM). ORGANIZED  BY  CENTRE FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND DEVELOPMENT (CITAD) WITH SUPPORT FROM USAID THROUGH PACT NIGERIA. AT PROF. IYA RESOURCE CENTRE, BAUCHI STATE LIBRARY, BAUCHI STATE, NIGERIA.     GENERAL INTRODUTION The 2 day workshop for BECIPEM members […]

REPORT OF THE YOUWIN SENSITIZATION LECTURE ORGANIZED BY CENTRE FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND DEVELOPMENT (CITAD) IN COLLABORATION WITH FEDERATION OF MUSLIM WOMEN OF NIGERIA (FOMWAN) ON 30TH SEPTEMBER, 2012 AT SCHOOL OF ARABIC STUDIES (SAS)

REPORT OF THE YOUWIN SENSITIZATION LECTURE ORGANIZED BY CENTRE FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND DEVELOPMENT (CITAD) IN COLLABORATION WITH FEDERATION OF MUSLIM WOMEN OF NIGERIA (FOMWAN) ON 30TH SEPTEMBER, 2012 AT SCHOOL OF ARABIC STUDIES (SAS) A day after youwin sensitization lecture organized by CITAD, Hajiya Salamatu the Amira of FOMWAN Kano chapter requested CITAD to […]

SENSITIZING WOMEN TO SEIZE THE YOUWIN OPPORTUNITY

SENSITIZING WOMEN TO SEIZE THE YOUWIN OPPORTUNITY By Sagir Ado Abubakar The centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) as part of its promotion of entrepreneurship on Saturday 22nd September organized the first of series of sensitization lectures on Youth Enterprise with Innovation program (You Win). The YouWin Program is an innovative business plan competition […]

Career Talk at Government Senior Secondary School Utai Wudil Local Government Area, Kano State

By Shehu Usman Salihu shehuusman.salihu@gmail.com In continuation of its effort to provide, ICT awareness in Nigeria, the Centre for Information Technology and Development, (CITAD) Kanohas conducted an ICT Career lecture at GovernmentSeniorSecondary School, Utai Wudil Local Government Area of Kano State on Wednesday, 30th June 2012 at the school premises. The Principal of the School […]