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ICT is playing major roles in the course of socio-economic development of Nigeria. It has redesigned major industrial sectors by enabling more efficient business processes. In both the public and private sectors, it is driving a new vista of human and organizational capabilities that will equip the nation to compete at both regional and international levels.   This remarkable success of ICT in integrating the interface of people, processes and tools seem to have masked [...]


The importance of ICT as a critical engine for productivity and growth is increasingly understood all over the world.  There is also evidence that higher rates of ICT penetration are associated with greater levels of exports,[1] and that a 10% increase in telephone penetration rate over the long-run is likely to register 0.6% higher annual growth in GDP.   InAfrica, the impact of ICT on trade, productivity, growth, incomes and efficiency are even more germane.  In [...]


Adaptive Closed-Loop Control System for Functional Electrical Stimulation (FES) An Approach for Improving Mobility and Control in Neuromotor Prosthesis David Ojika Department of Electrical Engineering California State University Los Angles Email:     Abstract One of the major difficulties faced by those who are fitted with prosthetic devices is the enormous mental effort needed during the first stages of training which becomes even more dramatic with myographic prosthesis were muscle fatigue causes an additional [...]


Editor’s Note: This work is exclusive for Tekedia. You are permitted to link with a short blurb but never to post the entire content in any website. A PDF version which contains the whole article along with a  Business Model Canvas designed by the author is available here.   Towards A Business Model For Funding African Startups[1] By Brian Laung Aoaeh   Preamble: Please participate in the discussion by leaving comments at the end of the article. [...]

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