CITAD paid a courtesy visit to Kano State Science and Technical Schools Board.

The Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has paid a courtesy visit to Alhaji Ahmad Tijjani Abdullahi, the Executive Secretary of Science and Technical Schools Board at headquarters of the board situated in Audu Bako Secretariat complex. Making his remark on the purpose of the visit, leader of CITAD team Malam Ahmad Abdullahi Yakasai […]

CITAD paid a courtesy call on Head of Civil Service Kano state

The Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has paid a courtesy visit to Alhaji Muhammad Auwal Na’iya, the Head of Civil Service, Kano state. Briefing the head of service about purpose of the visit, leader of the delegation Mal. Isyaku Garba noted that the appointment of Alhaji Muhammad Auwal Na’iya as the civil service […]

2016 Budget: CSOs Implore Buhari To Leverage On Non-Oil Sector

By Adam Alqali President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged to leverage on the non-oil sectors of agriculture and solid minerals in order  to actualize the objectives of the 2016 budget tagged “Budget of Change” as  presented to the joint session of the National Assembly  last December. This call was made by Mr YZ Yau, a leading […]

Memorandum Submitted to the Kano State House of Assembly by the

  Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), on the 2016 Kano State Appropriation Bill   Introduction We would like to thank this honourable House for being truly representative of the people by holding yet another Public Hearing to get input from the citizens on the budget. While commending the house on this, it will […]

CITAD Trains graduating students on entrepreneurship and employment opportunities

The Job Placement and Information Service (JOPIS) unit of the Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) conducts a one day workshop for final year students of Agricultural Education, Federal College Education (FCE) Kano, on Enterpreneurship and Employment opportunities and Job Interview Techniques. The capacity building is meant to introduce them into the concept of […]

Cattle Rustling Could Be More Dangerous Than Boko Haram – Ya’u

YZ Ya’u is the Executive Director,  Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) which is implementing project aimed at using technology to fight the cattle rustling phenomenon in the northern Nigeria. In this interview with ADAM ALQALI, he speaks on how CITAD hopes to use technology to help tackle the challenge and the lackadaisical attitude of […]

Development Without Peace Is Illusory – CITAD Boss

By Bashir Mohammed Kano Executive Director, Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), Malam Zakari Yau Zakari, has said that no sustainable development could ever be feasible without entrenching peace at the lower rung of the ladder He also identified the issue of social justice and blatant discrimination, as part of the factors, which must […]

Nigeria can’t achieve development without peace – CITAD

From Mustapha Adamu, Kano Executive Director, Centre For Information Technology and Development (CITAD), Malam Zakari Ya’u Zakari has said that Nigeria cannot achieve sustainable development if peace is not prevailed in the polity, saying that the issue of social justice and blatant discrimination must be addressed for the prime objective to be achieved. Speaking at a […]

Education in Northeast comatose – CITAD

The state of education in the northeast is in comatose, the executive director, Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), Mr. Yunusa Yau has said. Briefing Daily Trust yesterday during the presentation of the survey report on the state of education in the Northeast in Abuja, he said the research conducted revealed that the educational […]

CITAD, Bauchi State partner to improve IGR

A non-governmental organization, the Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has expressed its willingness to partner with the Bauchi State Board of Internal Revenue to improve the state’s internally-generated revenue (IGR).  The state coordinator of  CITAD, Mallam Isa Garba, stated this during an advocacy visit to the Bauchi State Board of Internal Revenue. Mal. […]

GGSS Hausawa Peace club

As part of it’s effort to promote peace the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD). Has established Peace club in kano state secondary,amongthe schools GGSS HAUSAWA Peace Club invited CITAD to their programme the programme held at GGSS HAUSAWA on the 4/12/2015. the programme which was the innovation of the peace club. Among the […]

REPORT OF THE PUBLIC LECTURE TO CELEBRATE GLOBAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK (GEW), 2015 HELD AT RUMFA COLLAGE, KANO ON THURSDAY 19TH NOVEMBER, 2015

The natural effect of entrepreneurship is to bring peace. That is why the Public Lecture to celebrate this year’s Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) 2015 organized by the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) was themed ‘Entrepreneurship for Peace ‘. The theme was clearly demonstrated at the beginning of the lecture by the students of […]

CITAD, NIGF Host First North West Internet Governance Forum

By  Adam Alqali How, or perhaps, the need  to govern the net is increasingly becoming  ever pressing .And the debate appears to have gained momentum in Nigeria as well. The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), a nonprofit organization in conjunction with the Nigeria Internet Governance Forum (NIGF) has held the first ever Internet […]