Category: Technology

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...

Washington to block China Mobile from US market

The US Commerce Department recommended against approval of China Mobile’s seven year old application to enter the domestic market on Monday, citing national security...

Volkwagens open car plant in Rwanda

Rwanda’s first domestically built car rolled off the assembly line at Volkswagen’s new factory in Kigali on Wednesday as Europe’s biggest carmaker taps into demand...

Mongolian stops civil servants from using social networks

Mongolian ban targeting civil servants on the use of social network sites including Facebook, Twitter and Youtube while at work has come into force, according to the...

Korea to partner with Nigeria to strengthen Science and Technology

The Peoples Republic of Korea on Tuesday reiterated its commitment to strengthening collaboration with Nigeria in advancing science and technology. The Korean Ambassador...

Zukerberg faces parliament over fallout

Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg faces tough questions later Tuesday at the European Parliament over the fallout from the Cambridge Analytica data breach scandal. The...