Science & Technology

Zamfara State Governor, Bello Matawalle, has lifted the ban on mobile telecommunication network in the state. Matawalle made the announcement at the state congress of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Gusau on Saturday. He said the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) would release all the networks by Monday. He explained that his administration was satisfied with […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Universities to take advantage of the Federal Government’s interventions to boost research activities. Buhari made the call on Saturday during the 5th and 6th combined convocation of the Federal University Dutsin-Ma (FUDMA). President Buhari who was represented by the Minister of State for Education, Mr. Chukwuemeka Nwajiuba, said such […]

The Federal Government has declared that it will begin the process of reviewing the National Oil Spillage Detection and Response Agency (NOSDRA) in order to mete out stiffer penalties to oil companies involved in oil spillage in the country. The Minister of Environment, Sharon Ikeazor who made the declaration at the weekly ministerial briefing at […]

An Agricultural seed processing company, Da – all Green Seeds Limited in collaboration with its partner, African Rice, has released some new local rice varieties into the market. The occasion for this launch was at the yearly exhibition known as the Green Field Day at its Kudenda Office, where the climate smart types like Arica […]

In garnering more acceptance of its new product, the Global Smartphone Brand Tecno Nigeria, Kaduna Zone has organised its street activation and road show for the TECNO Spark 8P. The product is targeted at young people and low income earners who have the desire to enjoy all the essential qualities of their other products but cannot afford […]

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has called on the Federal Government to consider options to help the country embrace developmental governance and accountable leadership, while rejecting the planned petroleum price increase. NLC President, Comrade Ayuba Wabba, made the call in a statement he issued to newsmen in Abuja, entitled: Nigerian workers refused to take the bait. According […]

A bill to regulate the broadcast profession in Nigeria has scaled second reading in the House of Representatives. The bill, sponsored by Representative Olaifa Aremu, seeks to establish a broadcasting practitioners’ council charged with the responsibility of formal admission, certification, and registration of persons seeking to become broadcasters. The council shall also be responsible for […]

Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has extended the 14-day ultimatum earlier given to the Federal Government by seven days. This is contained in a statement issued by the union’s General Secretary, Mr Afolabi Olawale in Lagos. Olawale said that in spite of the various interventions and engagements with government agencies and […]

The National carrier, Nigeria Air is expected to take off in April 2022, the Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika, has announced. This follows the approval by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday, of the outline business case – Automated Civil Aviation Regulatory Equipment, including software support and training, for the establishment of the […]

Kaduna State Government has announced the lifting of band on telecom services it imposed in some parts of the state about two months ago. The Commissioner for lnternal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan who announced this Friday at a press conference in Kaduna, said the restoration of telecom services was informed by the desired […]

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