CITAD Intensifies ICT Sensitization For Schools At GGSS

In its effort to spread and enhance the knowledge of Information and Communications Technology, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has organized a sensitization program for the Students of GGSS Shekara on the importance of ICT knowledge at a Career Talk Program . This is coming as Information and Communication Technology is one of […]

Youths Charged To be Active In Leadership

A youth activist in Kano, Mrs Hauwa Mustapha, has advocated for institutional support for the youths at formal and informal levels to build their confidence for political participation. Mustapha made the call at a virtual conference organised by the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) with support of Rosa Luxemburg Foundation on Wednesday in […]

CITAD organised career talk at GGSS, Sani Mai Nagge, Kano.

The Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) on Wednesday, 9th June, 2021, held career talk on the computer profession for students of secondary schools. The career talk which held at Government Girls Secondary School (GSS), Sani Mai Nagge, Gwale Local Government of Kano State is part of the ongoing programme of CITAD to enlighten […]

CITAD Presents Books On Hate Speech, Corruption To Journalists

Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has presented hate speech books to journalists in Adamawa State to raise awareness on hate speech and corruption. CITAD senior programme officer, Isa Garba, said the best way to tackle hate speech and corruption is for the society not to support the perpetrators. The presentation of the two […]

CITAD Presents Books On Hate Speech, Corruption To Journalists

Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has presented hate speech books to journalists in Adamawa State to raise awareness on hate speech and corruption. CITAD senior programme officer, Isa Garba, said the best way to tackle hate speech and corruption is for the society not to support the perpetrators. The presentation of the two […]

Paradigm Initiative Nigeria organizes data protection workshop in Kano

By Ismail Auwal   The Paradigm Initiative Nigeria (PIN) in partnership with the Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has on Tuesday organized a two-day workshop on data protection in Kano.   The Program Officer of the PIN, Khadija Usman, in an interview with SAHELIAN TIMES, said that the data protection workshop was organised […]

Paradigm Initiative da CITAD sun gudanar da taro akan muhimmancin kare bayanan sirri

A Æ™oÆ™arin su na ganin Æ´an Najeriya sun fahimci amfani tare da muhimmancin kariya ga bayanan sirri wato Data Protection, a yau Talata Æ™ungiyar Paradigm Intiattive Nigeria (PIN) da haÉ—in gwiwar Cibiyar bunÆ™asa fasahar sadarwa da cigaban al’umma CITAD, sun gudanar da wani taro na musamman ga Æ™ungiyoyin cigaban al’umma da É—alibai akan muhimmancin lamarin. […]

NGO Advocates Transparency In Nigeria Counter-insurgency Process

  A Non-governmental Organization (NGO), Centre For Information Technology and Development (CITAD) has advocated for transparency in the process of counter-insurgency efforts in the country.   Mr Yunusa Ya’u , The Executive Director, CITAD made the call during the presentation of two books on corruption, insurgency and hate speech on Friday in Bauchi.   The […]

CITAD, Actionaid Nigeria Mark Children’s Day Celebration With Less Privileged Children

  May 28, 2021     As Nigeria marks this year’s International Children’s Day celebration, the Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), has marked the occasion with less privileged children in neglected communities in Abuja, the capital of Nigeria.           Left(from behind) CITAD FCT State Coordinator for Youth Digital Engagement, […]

CITAD Slams Politicians For Promoting Hate Speech

By; MOHAMMED KAWU, Bauchi A Non-Governmental Organization, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), has blamed some elites and politicians in the country as the major culprits involved in promoting hate speeches. Yunusa Zakari Yau, the Executive Director of the Centre who made the accusation during a press conference in Bauchi, noted that the […]

A Technology Against Cattle Rustling

By Yunusa Zakari Yaú   As part of its effort in the search for a solution to the problem of cattle rustling across most of the Northern states, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) established the Cattle Rustling Information System (CATRIS) in 2015.   The system is to provide documentation as well as […]

Don urges young girls to explore careers in ICT

A don, Dr. Sanah Mu’az, of the Software Engineering Department at Bayero University, Kano, has urged young girls to explore careers in Information Communication Technology (ICT). Mu’az made the appeal at the 3rd Bauchi Feminist School (BAFIS) workshop for 30 young girls organized by the Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) on Monday in […]

NEWSCorruption Fuelling Nigeria’s Insecurity -CITAD

  The Executive Director of the Centre for Information Technology and Development CITAD, Mallam Yunusa Z Ya’u has said that the fight against insecurity in Nigeria would not succeed with fighting corruption holistically among various agencies of government   Mallam Ya’u stated this during two book presentations authored by the center titled “The Compromised State: […]

CITAD to FG: Deploy use of technology against insurgents, bandits

  The Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), has advice that the federal government should deploy technology and intelligence to track down bandits and insurgents disturbing the country. The Center said it see no reason why that bandits and insurgents will use intelligence and technology to attack people and kidnap innocent citizens while the […]

Cin Hanci da Rashawa ne ke ƙara rura wutar rikici a Najeriya – CITAD

  Daraktan Cibiyar BunÆ™asa Fasahar Sadarwa da Cigaban Al’umma CITAD, Injinya Yunusa Ya’u ya bayyana cewa cin hanci da rashawa da kuma kalaman É“atanci ne Æ™ara rura wutar rikici a Najeriya. Injiniya Yunusa Ya’u ya bayyana hakan ne a yau Alhamis a lokacin da ya ke gabatar da wasu littafai da cibiyar ta wallafa. Littattafan […]