In Nigeria academic institutions and universities are growing data on a daily basis. These data, if well managed, could provide basis and support for making quality and informed decisions that can bring about change in academics, economy, political and social life. The aim of this project is to develop skills set that will help to promote the access of ICT, burst the productivity, improve the quality of lives and yield positive impact on the society.
Muntaka Mukhtar Bube is a Senior Software Developer at the Management Information System Department at Usmanu Danfodiyo University in Sokoto. He works on management of information system and develops and manages web solutions in PHP, Drupal, MySQL etc. He develops and manages school portal for educational administration. He is also computer operator for library ICT services, electronic resources processing and management, data, software and network services at Abdullahi Fodiyo Library Complex, UDUS.
Jane-Frances Obiageli Agbu is an Associate Professor of Clinical Psychology and holds an ICDE Chair in Open Educational Resources (OER). She is a member of the board of Directors of Open Education Consortium (OEC). She is based in Abuja, Nigeria and works at the National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN), since 2006. From July 2014 to June 2016 she coordinated the OER project at NOUN as the Head of the OER unit. She was a Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences of NOUN from 2016 – 2018 and currently, Study Centre Director of one of the study centres of NOUN in Abuja. Jane-Frances is a recipient of COL scholarship for a year certificate programme in Designing and Facilitating e-learning in 2012-2013; a Laureatte of the Open Leadership programme coordinated by the Creative Commons, and with assistance from IIT Kampur and COL, she stimulated the design and launch of NOUN first MOOC in 2016.