NIGCOMSAT expresses concern over inability to achieve 30% broadband penetration

Nigerian Communication Satellite Ltd. (NIGCOMSAT) has expressed concern over inability to achieve its earlier intended 30 per cent broadband penetration to ease internet access in the country. Mr Muhammad Jiya, the...

Apple to create $1bn Texas base

Apple has announced plans to build a new campus in Austin, Texas, saying the project will involve a $1bn (£790m) investment. The company already has an existing base in the...

NIGCOMSAT: Data collection should be IT compliant

Nigeria Communication Satellite Limited (NIGCOMSAT) on Tuesday said that data collection systems in the country should be totally Information Technology (IT)-enabled for effective service delivery. Its Managing Director, Ms Abimbola...

Nigerian inventors and innovators receive 41 patent certificates

Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, has presented 41 patent certificates to Nigerian inventors and innovators. Making the presentation at an event on Monday in Abuja, Dr Onu...

NAMA commences routine calibration of navigational facilities in 24 airports

Ahead of the yuletide, the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency, (NAMA) has commenced a routine calibration of navigational facilities in 24 airports across the country. NAMA’s Spokesperson, Khalid Emele, announced this...

Nissan Motor Company recall 150,000 more vehicles in Japan

Nissan Motor Company says 150,000 more vehicles in Japan, will be recalled due to improper final inspections before they were shipped from two Japanese manufacturing plants. “Nissan has newly found...

CPC condemns Discos arbitrary billing, calls for aggressive metering

The Consumer Protection Council (CPC), on Wednesday condemned arbitrary billing by the electricity distribution companies (DISCOs), calling for aggressive metering to curb estimated billings. Mr Babatunde Irukera, the Director-General of...

26 Million Female to Lose Jobs to Technology-IMF

The International Monetary Fund has estimated that at least 26 million female jobs in 30 countries are at risk of being displaced by technology. The IMF President, Ms Christine Lagarde made...

NCC Assures of Educating Telecom Consumer About Their Rights

The Nigerian Communications Commission has said on Wednesday that educating the telecom consumers on their rights would be given top priority by the commission. The Executive Vice Chairman of NCC...

Facebook says 50m accounts affected by security breach

The Vice President, Product Management of Facebook, Mr Guy Rosen,  says 50 million Facebook accounts are been affected by security issue. Rosen said in a statement on Friday, that in...
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AfDB approves $7.24b for 2019 borrowing programme

The Board of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved $7.24 billion for institution’s 2019 borrowing programme to be raised from the capital markets. The...

Nigeria Elections Debate Group says the selection of presidential debate participants was fair and...

Nigeria Elections Debate Group says the selection process that saw the emergence of five political parties as participants in the coming Presidential debate was...

Sowore protest exclusion from planned presidential debate

Presidential Candidate of the African Action Congress (AAC), Omoyele Sowore, has protested against his non-inclusion in the planned Presidential Debate being organised by the...