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FG Suspends NIN Retieval Charge Across All Networks

By Seun Adeuyi Dr Isa Pantami, the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, has directed the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) to suspend the N20 USSD fee imposed on subscribers for National Identification Number (NIN) retrieval requests. The directive i in response to the outrage across the country from […]

Buhari To Create More Jobs For Youths In Agric, Mining, ICT, Others

By Brangyet Kabien President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated his commitment to creating more jobs, with particular focus on enabling the private sector, targeting more youthful population by streamlining priority on agriculture, arts, entertainment, mining and Information Technology. The President spoke in Thursday at a Presidential Parley with the Participants of Senior Executive Course 42 of […]

Just In: First Ever Electric Car In Nigeria Launched In Lagos State

By Onwuka Gerald The Executive Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo Olu launches Hyundai Kona, the first ever Nigerian electric Car in Lagos Today. Sanwo Olu said “the innovation is essential to Lagos State and the Country at large”. The Invention is an initiative of Stallen Motors and Assembled by Von in Lagos, Nigeria. The […]

Accountants Tasked On Innovations, Artificial Intelligence

Accountants in the country have been urged not to be taken unawares as they must foresee the future, upgrade their techniques and move with the times in order to respond to the changing environment. A Finance Management Expert, Mr Nick Agule, gave the advice while presenting a paper on Financial Management Innovations and Sustainable Growth […]

MTN Asks US Court To Drop Terrorism Charges in Afghanistan

South African Telecoms giants MTN has asked a US Court to drop charges of terrorism against the company for paying protection money to terrorist groups in Afghanistan. MTN’s Chief Executive Officer, Rob Shutter said: We believe that they have sued the wrong defendants, in the wrong courts, on insufficient allegations The court charges were filed […]

Larry Tesler: Computer scientist behind “cut, copy and paste” dies aged 74

Larry Tesler, an icon of early computing, has died at the age of 74. Mr Tesler started working in Silicon Valley in the early 1960s, at a time when computers were inaccessible to the vast majority of people. It was thanks to his innovations – which included the “cut”, “copy” and “paste” commands – that […]