39TH Twitter Chat on The Relationship Between Covid -19 and Weather With Tajudden Idris, Lecturer, Sa’adatu Rimi College of Education, Kano

Ever since the arrival of the deadly virus called Covid19; a member from Corona virus family, there have been lots of disinformation and misinformation in circulation regarding the pandemic. According to World Health Organization (WHO) Covid-19 pandemic is accompanied by over abundance of information some of which are accurate and some are not from truth…

38TH Twitter Chat on How Civil Society Organizations Can Promote Transparency In the Fight Against Covid19 In Nigeria With Rabi’u Shamma on the 18TH of August, 2020

Due to COVID-19 Pandemic, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) initiated a sensitization program on COVID19 in Nigeria. This week twitter chat which makes it the 38th edition held on the 18th August, 2020 with Comrade Rabi’u Shamma, Founder, Centre for Awareness on Good Governance and Development. The guest discussed on How Civil…

37TH Twitter Chat on the Race for the Production of Covid-19 Vaccines and the Fate of Developing Countries With Abduljalal Nadabo (RPH) on the 13TH of August, 2020

Due to COVID-19 Pandemic, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) initiated a sensitization program on COVID 19 in Nigeria. The twitter chat with Abduljalal Nadabo makes it 37th edition of the Twitter Chat on the 13th August, 2020. The guest was Abduljalal Nadabo (RPH), a Production Pharmacist at RHG Health Pharmaceuticals Limited, He…

33rd Twitter Chat on How Corruption is Undermining the Fight against Covid19 Pandemic with Dr. Jide Ojo

In continuation of its educative programs on Covid19 in Nigeria, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) held its 33rd twitter chat on the 30th of July, 2020. The guest was Dr. Jide Ojo, a development consultant, author and a public affairs analyst on the topic “How Corruption is Undermining the Fight against COVID-19 Pandemic in Nigeria”.…

36thTwitter Chat Organized By the Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) on 11th August, 2020 with Mrs. Ayo Obe, Partner at Ogunsola Shonibare lp.

Since the eruption of the Coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria people were hit badly by the disease which led to the announcement of strict lockdown measures across the country to prevent the spread of the disease. Government banned all travels in and out of the country.  People could only leave their homes for essential reasons such…

31st Twitter Chat with Abdulaziz Abdulaziz Associate Editor Special Projects Premium Times Newspaper on Assessing the Performance of Media in Informing the Public About Covid-19 Pandemic

In its latest Twitter Chat series, Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) hosted Abdulaziz Abdulaziz, the Associate Editor of Special Projects, Premium Times. The conversation focused on “Accessing the Performance of Media in Informing the Public about Covid19 Pandemic”. The Programme officer of CITAD, Ali Sabo welcomed the discussant to the newest edition of…

34TH Twitter Chat with Isyaku Garba, CITAD NBTE Coordinator and Community Mobilizer on The Role of Community Based Organizations in Combating Covid19 Pandemic in Nigeria

Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), held its 34th Twitter Chat on the 4th of August, 2020. The guest was Mal. Isyaku Garba, CITAD NBTE Coordinator and Community Mobilizer. He discussed on the topic  “The Role of Community Based Organizations in the Fight against Covid19 in Nigeria” He started by describing what Community Based Organizations…

CITAD, IEE, MacArthur Foundation Train 100 Youths in Kano on COVID-19

The Centre for Information Technology and Development, CITAD has organised 10-day training for youths in Kano state on coronavirus diseases. The training was supported by MacArthur Foundation in collaboration with International Institute of Education, IEE, the training tagged ‘ Youth Leadership Training on COVID-19 ‘ conducted online via Zoom Platform from the 17th – 28th…

32nd of Twitter Chat on How Covid19 Pandemic Disrupted Academic Calendar with Dr. Tunde Akanni held on 28th July, 2020-07-30

Academic activities plus all other human activities across the globe have been badly affected ever since the arrival of the new normal; better referred to as Corona Virus Pandemic. While most of the developed and developing nations are coming up with strategies to live with the new normal, Nigeria would not want to be left…

CITAD Trains 100 Youths on Leadership

By Abdulyassar Abdulhamid  In its efforts to help in curtailing the spread of the deadly coronavirus in the country, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) in collaboration with MacArthur Foundation and the International Institute of Education (IEE) has trained 100 youths in Kano State.  The training, tagged: ‘Youth Leadership Training on COVID-19’ was…

10 Day Youth Leadership Training on Covid19 Organized by Centre For Information Technology and Development with Support From International Institute of Education and MacArthur Foundation Held Between The 17-28th, July, 2020

In its efforts to help in curtailing the spread of the deadly coronavirus in Nigeria, the Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) with support from MacArthur Foundation in partnership with International Institute of Education (IEE) trained 100 Youth in Kano state. The Training which was tagged as Youth Leadership Training on Covi19 was conducted…

30th Twitter Chat with Dr Chris Kwaja on Responding to Covid19 In the Context of Conflict and Social Fragility

Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), held its 30th Twitter chat in the 21st of July 2020. The guest was Dr. Chris Kwaja Senior Lecturer and Researcher at Centre for Peace and Security Studies, Modibbo Adama University of Technology, Yola, Adamawa State. He discussed on The Responding to COVID 19 in the context of…

29th Twitter Chat with Dr Umar Muhammad Sani, Casualty Officer and Coordinator of Covid-19 A&E Triage and Screening Team of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, Bauchi On the Realistic Approach to Living with Covid-19 In Nigeria

Centre for Information Technology and Development (CITAD) held its 29th Edition of Twitter Chat on 15th July 2020 with Dr. Umar Muhammad Sani as the discussant. Dr. Umar Muhammad Sani is the Casualty Officer and Coordinator of COVID-19 A&E Triage and Screening Team of Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital Bauchi and he spoke extensively…