Internet Technology: Growth, Challenges and Connectivity Constraints in Nigeria 21st Century

Olajide, M.S., Ayinla, N.J., Idowu, C.S., and Olaleke, J.O.
Department of Computer Science, Adeyemi College of Education Ondo, Ondo. Today, the whole world has been described as a global village with all the Continents making the whole geographical space linked together to a common highway called Internet. Despite the huge resources on the global network and the ever increasing demand for more activities to be incorporated into it, there are a lot of challenges faced by the Internet usage in Nigeria. 
Regrettably, one of the major requirements for the deployment of the technology is the connectivity issue. In Nigeria, of course there are barrage of technical constraints been faced by this aspect of the technology which is required for optimal performance. The paper takes a look at Internet Technology as a pool of resources necessary for driving several human activities in the emerging knowledge society, potential benefits of Internet usage, spectrum of users, challenges and connectivity constraints faced by the usage of Internet within Nigeria perspectives.