Emeka Okoye

Emeka Okoye

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Founder OpenDataNG, citizen-led Linked Open Data initiative for Nigeria to make public data accessible to common folks and generating wealth from Government data. Co-Founder Next2.

How The Semantic Web Can Boost Africa's Fortunes

In recent years we've seen Facebook go public with a $100 billion valuation and General Motors, formerly the world’s biggest company, go effectively bankrupt and need to be bailed out. And hot digital properties like Instagram , SnapChat and WhatsApp have built communities of millions of people in a very

Big Data and Nollywood

Below I detail how I used Big Data and Natural Language Processing techniques to query the Global Graph for Nigerian Movies and Actors. Using Virtuoso SPARQL editor, I sent the following queries to the LinkedMDB SPARQL Endpoint using Federated SPARQL. Nigerian Movies on LinkedMDB The following query lists all the