Posts Tagged ‘Technology’

NOGTECH: 3-Day Hackathon Begins, 5 Teams To Get Us$10,000 Grant

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon September 17, 2020
The Nigerian Oil and Gas Technology (NOGTECH) sponsored by the Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB) will enter the 3-day hackathon stage from Thursday, September 17 in Lagos, with 15 teams contesting for the opportunity to emerge among the top five finalists. The NCDMB in a statement signed by Corporate Communications on Wednesday saidupon […]

Technology: 10 Cars You Did Not Know Were Made In Africa[Photos]

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon July 23, 2020
Africa is a developing continent with amazing potential, and even more creative people. Every day, new inventions are surfacing; new genius uncovered. From intellectual groundbreakers making us proud home and abroad, to technological wonders. Today, in no particular order, let us briefly examine automobiles made in Africa, adapted to suit our unique terrain, and colorful […]

Regime to tackle insurgency with technology

by Seun Adeuyion January 20, 2020
We will deploy technology in the fight against insurgency in the Northeast, the regime has said. The regime, through the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI), said it would collaborate with the Yobe State University, Damaturu, to actualise the plan. It said this would also create jobs for the youth, men and women […]

Nigeria tech leaders to sue police for victims

by Ikokwu Ikembaon November 27, 2019
Leaders in Nigeria’s tech industry are calling on survivors of attacks by Nigeria police officers on young tech entrepreneurs and workers to register their complaints for the commencement of legal proceedings. The #StopRobbingUs campaign was launched in September 2019, seeking an end to the practice of unlawful arrest, attack, kidnap and forcible withdrawal of funds […]

Huawei Harmony: why the Chinese firm is launching an Android rival

by Ikokwu Ikembaon August 9, 2019
Huawei has confirmed that it is developing its own smartphone operating system as the company begins to distance itself from Google’s Android software. Announced at its developer conference in Dongguan, China, the new operating system will be used not only to power Huawei’s broad range of smartphones, but also other connected devices such as wearable […]

Innoson Group In $1billion Deal With China

by Breaking Timeson October 24, 2016
In the aftermath of President Buhari’s trip to China, Innoson Motors are set to partner with a consortium of Chinese investors to help grow Nigeria’s technology sector. This was revealed in a press release on Sunday by Innoson Group, through its Public Relation and media assistant, Cornel Osigwe. The statement reads; Innoson Group Partners With […]