CITAD Gets Land Donation to Build Digital Centre in Bauchi

Centre for Information Technology CITAD has received a land donation from the Chairman of Itas/Gadau Local Government of Bauchi state, Honorable Abdullahi Muhammad Maigari (Yayan Gida) for building to accommodate structures needed for a proposed community network facility in the community. This is part of a project the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD)…

In Leleyi-Gwari, Others, Digital Literacy Changing Narratives For Rural Dwellers

Rakiya A. Muhammad     For some hard-to-reach communities which lagged in ICTs, bridging the digital literacy divide means they can access critical information and digital media necessary to shape their day-to-day lives.   Internet access positively affects agricultural outcomes for women in some rural areas in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. It is boosting…

CITAD: An Eye Opener To ICT Literacy And Development In Northern Nigeria

BY: MUDASSIR ALIYU YUNUSA NTA ZARIA. What I would never forget about CITAD, THE CENTRE FOR INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY AND DEVELOPMENT, was in 2002, I received sponsorship letter to study Diploma in Information Technology (DIT) at Hands-On Institute of Information Technology Beirut Road Kano, a Computer Institute affiliated to University of Lagos Computer Centre. The letter…

CITAD launch Web Page and Android application to monitor gender base violence

  As parts the effort to fight gender base violence among girls and women in Kano State, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), in conjunction with the Ford Foundation has lunched a unique Web Page and Android Application to monitor and report cases of gender-based violence. The Web Page and Android Application aim…

CITAD, Others to Form Coalition to Promote Community Networks, Digital Inclusion

THE Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) and other stakeholders have resolved to form a coalition aimed at popularising community networks as a tool to address digital divide by promoting and popularising digital inclusion in the country, a communiqué at the end of a consultative meeting of civil society organisations on community network hosted…

CITAD Benefits From Multi-Million Dollar MacArthur Grant to Promote Vaccine Acceptance

  THE Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has been awarded a multi-million dollar grant by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation to promote vaccine acceptance and access for marginalised groups in northern part of Nigeria. YZ Ya’u Executive Director CITAD The grant is part of roughly $80 million (N32,876,134,816.46) in awards…

CITAD ta samu tallafi daga gidauniyar MacArthur game da allurar riga-kafin Korona

A Æ™oÆ™arinta na ganin al’umma sun karÉ“i riga-kafin allurar riga-kafin cutar Korana a yankin arewacin Najeriya, gidauniyar MacArthur da ke Æ™asar Amurka ta baiwa cibiya bunÆ™asa fasahar sadarwa da cigaban al’umma CITAD, tallafin kuÉ—i domin cigaba da wayar da kan al’umma wajen karÉ“ar riga-kafin cutar a yankin Arewacin Najeriya. Gidauniyar ta MacArthur ta sanar da…