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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)...

APC Nat. Women Leader unveils Digital Academy to empower 20m women

Mrs Stella Okotete, the National Women Leader of All Progressives Congress (APC) has unveiled a Progressive Women Digital Academy, to empower 20 million women...

NITDA urges IT stakeholders to engage in 2007 Act re-enactment

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), has called on stakeholders in the IT sector to participate in its 2007 Act re- enactment. Mrs Hadiza...

Nigerians unaware of DTSs procurement laws, policies – Report

The Public Private Development Centre (PPDC) has released a report that said Nigerians are not aware of laws and policies that guide the procurement...

FG plans increase in digital skills training for citizens

Dr. Isa Pantami, the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy says the Federal Government will upscale digital skills training for Nigerians, establish more ICT...

FCC Chairman lauds Buhari over inauguration of digital centres

The Executive Chairman, Federal Character Commission (FCC), Dr. Muheeba Dankaka, has commended President Muhammadu Buhari over the inauguration of eight  Digital Economy Centres (DEC) across...

FG set up centres, policies to support digital economy- Pantami

The Federal Government has established more than 1,667 centres and developed 16 policies within two years, geared towards supporting the digital economy sector in...

MTN yet to renew Universal Access Service Licence – NCC

MTN is yet to renew its Universal Access Service Licence (UASL), the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said. This is contained in a statement by...

Buhari approves N8.5bn for research in Medicine, others – TETFund Boss

Prof. Suleiman Bogoro, Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund), says President Muhammadu Buhari has approved N8.5 billion for ground-breaking research in Medicine and...

Minister seeks partnership with media to move Nigeria forward

The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, said the strategic partnership with the media on science, technology and innovation (STI) is the...

Minister advocates improved school safety through science, technology

The Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, has called for increased partnership in harnessing science and technology to improve the safety of...
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