Tagged as: Nigeria

Biometrics

Improving Human Security in Nigeria towards Digital Transformation using Biometrics

For decades, a criminal investigation has significantly leveraged fingerprint technology to trace suspects based on evidence left at the crime scene. Much progress has been recorded with fingerprint technology, away from solely relying on visual observation. Computers are helping to speed up the verification process: the Automated Fingerprint Identification System

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Climate Financing

CLIMATE FINANCING: WHAT WORKS FOR NIGERIA

INTRODUCTION The UNFCCC (United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change) 2015 in Paris agreed to open a new framework in Climate Change conversation which was termed Climate Finance, Policies, and Markets. Climate finance is the planning, sourcing, acquiring, and utilizing of monetary resources to reduce emissions and enhance sink gases.

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Farmers-Herders Impasse

TAMING FARMERS -HERDERS’ IMPASSE IN NIGERIA

In Nigeria, the herdsmen-farmers conflict seems to be spiralling out of control and taking on a more profound dimension. The issue might worsen without a robust policy framework and the government’s determination. The conflict hotspots are concentrated in the North-Central, affecting states like Benue, Nasarawa and Plateau. Other states affected

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MSMEs

GAPS AND OPPORTUNITIES WITHIN THE NIGERIAN MICRO, SMALL AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISE

INTRODUCTION  Micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) are considered the mainstays of any economy. In Nigeria, 96% of its businesses are MSMEs which account for 50% of its GDP in 2020 and employed 84.02% of its total labour force. On this note, youths need to be enlightened about the opportunities

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TEMOTSI- AN ITSEKIRI HERITAGE

Surviving modernity and civilisation, Temotsi stands to be one of the most unique traditional weddings in Nigeria. Temotsi is viewed as a showcase of the beauty in African tradition. The several methods for traditional wedding are beginning to escape most African families. However, there are many lessons that can be

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