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Nigeria’s Future Rests On Science, Technology – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed the belief that Nigeria’s collective future rests on active participation in science and technology. The President spoke on Tuesday at...

American Hacker ‘In His Pyjamas, Plants And Slippers’ Takes Down North Korea’s Internet In...

An American hacker ‘in his pyjamas’ has taken down North Korea’s internet in revenge for a cyber attack carried out against him by North...

NCC raises the alarm over SMS-based virus

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has warned of a new high-risk, critical and Short Messaging Service (SMS)-based malware, TangleBot, infecting Android mobile devices. TangleBot, according...

My Govt will use 5G to fight Boko Haram, Bandits – Buhari 

President Muhammadu Buhari, has stated that his government will use the Fifth Generation (5G) network to tackle the activities of Boko Haram terrorists, bandits...

Why micro blogging sites, platforms must be regulated, by Fed Govt

The Federal Government yesterday said it will regulate big technology micro blogging sites and platforms to generate taxes and to protect the country’s sovereignty...

MTN Nigeria, Mafab Communications yet to pay S546m for 5G Spectrum, says NCC

MTN Nigeria and Mafab Communications, winners of the two slots of the 3.5GHz Spectrum auction for the deployment of Fifth Generation (5G) technology are...

FG targets paperless government system by 2030 — Pantami

The Federal Government said that it was working to achieve a paperless government system by 2030. Prof. Isa Pantami, the Minister of Communications and Digital...

FG approved N152bn IT projects in 12 months, says minister

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Prof Isa Patami, has disclosed that the National Information Technology Development Agency approved 499 Information Technology projects...

New technologies will create almost 100 million jobs by 2025, says Summit

No less than 85 million current jobs will disappear by 2025 to be replaced by 97 million fresh ones through newly implemented technologies. This was...

Economic growth: Minister harps on implementation of policies

The Minister of State for Science and Technology, Mohammed Abdullahi, says it is not only the formulation of policies but their implementation is that...

NCC extends submission of bids for 5G

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has extended the submission of bids for the 5G technology spectrum. It said in a statement by its Director of...

Korea endorses Nigeria’s 5G push

The Government of Korea has promised to support the Federal Government of Nigeria on the deployment of the Fifth Generation Technology 5G early next...

Boosting agricultural production in Nigeria via technology transfer

Unarguably, agricultural technology transfer plays major role in transforming agricultural production. It facilitates the movement of skills essential for improving farm production. George Mgendi, Mao...

Nigeria leads anti-corruption coding competition with 1,700 applications – UNODC

Nigerian youths have topped contemporaries from Egypt, Kenya, Senegal and South Africa, in a month-long hackathon, launched by the United Nations Office on Drugs...

NITDA, Judicial Institute to deploy IT skills for efficient social justice

Mr. Kashifu Inuwa, Director- General, National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), says the deployment of IT skills will help in curbing corruption and improving...

ByteDance founder Zhang Yiming steps down as chairman – source

ByteDance founder Zhang Yiming has stepped down as chairman of the TikTok owner, after saying in May he would step down as CEO, a...

ByteDance to reorganise into six units, CFO steps down to focus on TikTok

TikTok CEO Shou Zi Chew will step down as its parent ByteDance's chief financial officer (CFO) to focus on running the short video platform...

Apple cuts iPad production to feed chips to iPhone 13 -Nikkei

Apple Inc (AAPL.O) has cut back production of iPad tablets to allocate more components to the iPhone 13, a sign the global chip supply crunch is...

Institute establishes new campus for research, quality services

By Abujah Racheal The Institute of Human Virology Nigeria (IHVN) says it has established a  new campus which will provide a platform for collaborative research...

NNPC, Kebbi ethanol project source of mass employment – Bagudu

Gov. Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State says the memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed between the state government and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)...