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NITDA Collaborates Emerging Tech Africa to Promote Digital Economy

The Director-General National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Kashifu Inuwa CCIE, has expressed readiness to collaborate with Emerging Tech Africa, led by Atayero of Aramoko Kingdom in Ekiti State and…

132 Citizens Benefit from O.B. Lulu-Briggs Foundation’s Free Surgeries

Five thousand (5,000) men, women and children received treatment during the 38th Free Medical Mission (FMM) of the O.B. Lulu-Briggs Foundation (OBLBF). The medical mission featuring counselling/health education, outpatient consultations,…

46% of Millennials in Major Economies own Crypto, According to Studies

In a survey carried out by Bitget’s researchers in 26 countries, 255,000 people from four different age groups—Millennials, Gen Xers, Gen Z, and Baby Boomers—provided their opinions. The United States,…

Nigerian Government Postpones 2023 Census

The 2023 Population and Housing Census, which was initially slated for May 3–7, 2023, has been moved to a date to be selected by the new administration, with President Muhammadu…

TD Africa to Expand Access to Ring Home Security Products in Nigeria

Ring provides reliable, easy-to-install DIY home security products that offer customers peace of mind as they protect their homes.

WIPO, UNDP hinge Creativity, Innovation on Robust IP System

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and UNITED Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in collaboration with The Nest Innovation Hub, have hinged creativity and innovation on a robust Intellectual Property System. Gathered…

Flutterwave CEO Agboola Appointed as Director at Lagoon Hospital

Flutterwave Co-founder and CEO, Olugbenga Agboola has been appointed as a member of the Board of Directors by Lagoon Hospital alongside Fola Laoye. During the occasion, Agboola and other Directors…

15 Days After Purchasing Transcorp Shares, Otedola Sells 6.3% Stake

Transnational Corporation Plc (Transcorp), a multinational conglomerate with assets in the power, hospitality, and energy sectors, has announced that Femi Otedola, chairman of Geregu Power, has sold his 6.3 percent…

BBC Chairman Resigns after Breaking Appointment Laws

The Chairman of the British Broadcasting Commission, Richard Sharp has resigned after a report found he broke the appointment process. Sharp resigned after it was discovered that he had breached…

CBN says Cash Outside Banks up 66% to N1.4 trn

Money held outside of banks (CoB) increased monthly (MoM) by 66 percent from N843 billion in February 2023 to N1.4 trillion in March. The currency-in-circulation (CIC) figure for March, which…

I Spent Over 36 Billion Naira To Build Airport – Umahi

David Umahi, the Governor of Ebonyi State, disclosed on Thursday how he spent more than 36 billion naira to construct an international airport in Onueke, Ezza South LGA. Umahi revealed…

MTN Hits 5G Milestone, Deploys over 2500 Sites

MTN has reached another milestone with regards its 5G technology deployment.   The leading Mobile network operator rolled out over 2 500 5G sites across the 19 markets in which…

Tech Week: Konga vows to Host Nigeria’s biggest Gadgets Sale

Excitement is on the rise as Konga, Nigeria’s leading composite e-commerce giant, prepares to host its annual Tech Week promotion, widely regarded as the biggest gadgets sale in the Nigerian…

Five Startups Win N3.5m Each at W.A.S.H Innovation Fair 2.0

BY: Adedayo Adekugbe The launch of the 2023 Water, Sanitation & Hygiene (W.A.S.H) Innovation Fair & Incubation Programme is definitely redefining the sector in Nigeria. On Thursday, April 27, ​at…

Nestcoin spins off Metaverse Magna (MVM), Names Yemi Johnson as CEO

MVM was incubated by Nestcoin and raised $3.2M. Now it has a new CEO that's transforming the company from a P2E gaming guild to a social gaming and eSport platform…