Nigeria Is Ready For 5G Says NCC

The commission’s Executive Commissioner for Stakeholder Management, Mr. Sunday Dare, said this in Abuja at an interactive session with newsmen. The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has said the country is ready for the 5G bandwidth network for faster and efficient internet services. This is as the commission said it will soon audit the Mobile Network […]

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Huawei has denied that it has any links to the Chinese government.

Huawei’s cyber-security chief John Suffolk told MPs on Monday that the tech giant had never been asked by China or any other government to “do anything untoward”. Mr Suffolk said Huawei welcomed outsiders to analyse its products and detect engineering or coding flaws. “We stand naked in front of the world, but we would prefer […]

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Facebook stops apps being pre-installed on Huawei phones

Facebook has taken steps to stop its apps being pre-installed on Huawei smartphones, Reuters reports. The ban covers the main Facebook app, as well as apps from its subsidiary companies WhatsApp and Instagram. The action was taken in response to US government action in May to bar US companies from using foreign telecom firms it […]

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#WorldVirginityDay: What Is The Significance Of The World Virginity Day?

This celebration is primarily to create an avenue for teenagers, young adults and the world at large to be sensitized about the importance of sexual purity. This event is scheduled to hold annually, precisely on the second Saturdays in June and it often takes place in different forms like marches, rallies, forums and the likes. […]

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School in Lagos allows parents to pay for their children’s fees with plastic bottles.

An agreement has been reached between parents of students of Morit International School, Ajegunle, Lagos, and the school management to pay their wards’ fees with waste plastic bottles. This became possible after the school adopted the RecyclesPay Education Project, an initiative of African Clean Up Initiative (ACI), an environmental non-governmental organisational in Lagos. The school […]

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Liberia Blocks Social Media Amid Anti-corruption Protests

Reports sighted says that Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and messaging app WhatsApp have been blocked by internet providers in Liberia as of Friday 7 June 2019, according to real-time network measurement data from the NetBlocks internet observatory. The nationwide disruptions come as Monrovians take to the streets to participate in Save The State protests against […]

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NTA Was Removed From Largest UK Cable Platform, Sky 2 Weeks Ago – Punch

The Nigerian Television Authority has been removed from the largest digital satellite television service platform in Europe, Sky Limited. A visit to Sky’s website showed that NTA had been barred indefinitely from airing on Channel 794. A message on Sky’s website read in part, “794: NTA International; currently temporarily removed from EPG (Electronic Programme Guide).” […]

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Gov. Makinde Appoints Tara Adefope As DG Due Process

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Friday appointed Ms. Tara Adefope as the Director General of Due Process Office. The appointment takes immediate effect. In a statement signed by the governor’s Chief Press Secretary, CPS, Taiwo Adisa, “The new DG, Due Process Office is a United Kingdom-trained Lawyer, who holds an LLB Law, Hons. […]

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AIT, RayPower FM: Nigeria back to military dictatorship – Peter Obi

Peter Obi, the 2019 vice presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has condemned the suspension of DAAR Communication Plc, owner of AIT and RayPower FM by the National Broadcasting Commission, NBC. NBC had on Thursday suspended the license of AIT and RayPower FM until further notice. The Director-General of NBC, Modibbo Kawu, disclosed that […]

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Oby Ezekwesili: “NBC Wants AIT To Be Like NTA”

Former presidential candidate, Oby Ezekwesili, has attacked the Nigeria Broadcasting Commission (NBC) after it suspended the license of Daar Communications Plc., owners of Africa Independent Television (AIT) and Ray Power the  NBC Director-General, Modibbo Kawu, announcing the suspension on Thursday, said the action was taken for failure of the broadcasting station to abide by the […]

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