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  • Nigeria’s ICT Minster Omobola Johnson (Image source: WEF)

    Commonwealth ICT Ministers gather for ICT Forum

    March 4, 2014 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Commonwealth ICT Ministers gather for ICT Forum

    The first-ever Commonwealth ICT Ministers Forum is taking place in London at which an agreement is expected on a strategy for advancing broadband across the 53-country membership. Ministers will also review recommendations for a pan-Commonwealth...

  • Cisco announces 2011 MEA Netrider winner

    July 14, 2011 • Top StoriesComments Off on Cisco announces 2011 MEA Netrider winner

    Cisco has announced the winners of the International NetRiders, an Internet networking competition, which was held on 6 July 2011 across Europe, Russia, the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and the Middle East and Africa (MEA). About 150 Cisco...

  • Ministers pledge support to the CTO’s fund

    November 3, 2010 • Top StoriesComments Off on Ministers pledge support to the CTO’s fund

    At least thirty ICT ministers and departmental heads from over twenty two Commonwealth nations participated in a meeting organised by the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation (CTO) at the recent ITU’s Plenipotentiary Conference in Guadalajara,...

  • Rwanda joins CTO as a full member

    January 21, 2010 • Mobile and TelecomsComments Off on Rwanda joins CTO as a full member

    The Republic of Rwanda joined the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organization’s Full Country membership after its admission as the 54th member in November 2009, announced the organization...

  • Date set for Commonwealth ICT forum in Zambia

    May 12, 2009 • Top StoriesComments Off on Date set for Commonwealth ICT forum in Zambia

    THE Commonwealth-organised “Connecting Rural Communities Forum,” has been set for Zambia in August. Organisers said the event, which is scheduled for Livingstone from 25 August, is designed to prepare African Information and Communication Technology...

  • ICT key aid for democracy and development

    October 8, 2008 • Top StoriesComments Off on ICT key aid for democracy and development

    Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is a means to achieving development and democracy, through supporting political, economic and social transformation, the Commonwealth Director of Legal Affairs told delegates at the Sixth Commonwealth ICT Summit...

  • Nigeria ready for Commonwealth Telecommunications Summit

    October 3, 2008 • Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesComments Off on Nigeria ready for Commonwealth Telecommunications Summit

    The 2008 version of Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisations (CTO) Iinformation Communication Technology (ICT) summit will begin in Nigeria on Monday next week. The Nigerian President Umaru Yar‘Adua will open this summit,tagged “Abuja CTO 2008”...