Category: Technology

Electoral fraud: Ministry of Communications to partner INEC on ICT

The Federal Ministry of Communications says will partner the Independent National Electoral Commission to explore the role of Information and Communications Technology...

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Germany rolls out world’s first hydrogen train

Germany on Monday rolled out the world’s first hydrogen-powered train, signalling the start of a push to challenge the might of polluting diesel trains with costlier...

$1 billion data centre to be builds in Singapore by Facebook

Facebook on Thursday said it will invest over $1 billion to build a data centre in Singapore, its first in Asia, powered by renewable energy and adapted to the...

Recent survey shows Facebook loses more younger users

The world largest social media platform Facebook is losing a large number of young users as about one in four of them had removed the app from their smartphones in the...

Donald Trump alleges Google is ‘rigged’ with bad news about him

US President Donald Trump claimed Tuesday that Google results were “rigged” because searches for “Trump News” brought up negative stories about him, and...

US Jury: Nigerian finds guilty of hacking

A jury in Atlanta, Georgia, United States, has found a Nigerian guilty on federal charges related to hacking universities. Prosecutors said in a news release Monday that...

Germany tests solar car which charges as being driven

A Munich-based start-up has taken advantage of the strong Bavarian sun this summer to test the final development of the charging system of its Sion car, an all-electric...

Government to expand broadband coverage – Vice President Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has announced plans by the Federal Government to expand the broadband coverage of the country through the licensing of private broadband...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg lose $17.6bn net worth

As Facebook stock plunged over 20 per cent in after-hours trading on Wednesday following a disappointing earnings report, CEO Mark Zuckerberg lost $17.6bn in net worth....

Nigeria can generate $1 billion from biotechnology – Don

A United States-based Nigerian Professor of Microbiology and Biotechnology, Prof. Diuto Esiobu, has urged Nigerians to embrace biotechnology certification, saying it...