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Morocco launches fleet of drones to tackle virus from the sky

Morocco has rapidly expanded its fleet of drones as it battles the coronavirus pandemic, deploying them for aerial surveillance, public service announcements and sanitisation. “This...

Lagos approves e-lecture portals for state-owned tertiary institutions

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has approved special e-portals that will allow Lagos State tertiary institutions to commence online lectures as part of measures to reduce...

Ekiti, Kwara unveil digital options to fight virus

 Rasaq Ibrahim, Ado Ekiti EKITI and Kwara State governments on Thursday unveiled digital alternatives in their bid to take the COVID-19 fight to another level. While...

5G Not Responsible For Coronavirus, Nigerian Institute Of Physics Says

The Nigerian Institute of Physics has allayed fears that the Fifth-Generation Communication Network (5G) is linked to the deadly Coronavirus pandemic ravaging the world. There...

5G tech has great potential, no health hazards – NIEEE

The Nigerian Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (NIEEE) says the 5G technology has potential to accelerate global industrial and environmental advancement without health...

‘PrimeAlert’ free mobile testing app debuts

Faith Yahaya, Abuja A group has created an emergency response app to assist the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA),...

5G and COVID-19: Technology, conspiracy and ignorance

In the last few days, there has been so much fuss about the 5-G mobile technology. Corporate and Crisis Communication Expert EMEKA OPARAH separates the facts...

Nigerian government trains over 3,000 online in digital skills during coronavirus lockdown

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, has expressed satisfaction at the 3,000 Nigerian youth that have so far taken advantage...

Innoson Motors seek N4 billion loan to start ventilators production

Innoson Motors has approached the Nigerian government for a loan as it prepares to start producing ventilators and other medical equipment to support the...

Nigeria woos Sweden for broadband infrastructure

Lucas Ajanaku THE Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim Pantami, has urged the Swedish government to support Nigeria’s quest to deploy...

Nigerian invents device that detects disease through breath

Chikodi Okereocha Nigerian-born neuroscientist, Osh Agabi, has invented KoniKore, a revolutionary technology that can detect diseases in the human body through breath. Agabi, who is Chief...

Nigeria to transfer technology to other African countries — NABDA boss

By Sylvester Thompson The National Biotechnology Development Agency (NABDA), says Nigeria will be happy to transfer its technology behind bio-tech (bt) cotton, bt cowpea and...

Toyota recalling 3.4 million cars over possible airbag malfunction

Toyota is recalling about 3.4 million vehicles worldwide over the suspected malfunctioning of airbags, the carmaker said on Wednesday. “The recall, including 2.9 million vehicles...

AfriFone unveils made-in-Nigeria Smartphone

By Rarzack Olaegbe TO improve technology through affordable innovative products, a mobile telephone and gadgets manufacturing firm, AfriFone Limited, has introduced its locally-made smartphone, Cygnus...

Technology firm to boost identity management in Nigeria

By Florence Onuegbu Biometric verification technology company, ZKTeco says it is poised to assist Nigeria to boost its identity management. The President of ZKTeco, Mr John...

China launches 5 satellites with one rocket

Five new remote-sensing satellites were sent into planned orbit from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Centre in north China’s Shanxi Province on Wednesday. The five Ningxia-1...

Camon 12 Air Has It All

You know (and in case you don’t, here is good information for you), that the Camon series by TECNO is targeted at photography lovers...

Global stock trading platform, Chaka, launches in Nigeria

By Peter Ejiofor Chaka, a global trading platform that allows users to invest in stocks listed on foreign stock exchanges has launched its products in...

Sexual harassment: NGO, Ford Foundation partner to develop report app

By Emmanuel Afonne Gender Mobile Initiative (GMI), an NGO, says it is partnering with the Ford Foundation to develop anti-sexual harassment policy and mobile application...

GITEX 2019: FG woos investors to Nigeria, Africa

By Ijeoma Olorunfemi The Federal Government of Nigeria at the ongoing 39th Gulf Information Technology Exhibition (GITEX) has invited investors to leverage on the potential...
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