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Minister: Science and Technology originated from Edo state

Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, Minister of Science and Technology, has argued that science and technology have their origin in Benin, Capital of Edo State. He made this known at the occasion of the public presentation of a book entitled “Ogiamien and the Illusion of Kingship”, written by the Esogban of Benin Kingdom, Chief David Edebiri. Onu […]

With #SheMeansBusiness, Facebook embraces Nigerian female entrepreneurs

Social networking company, Facebook, has launched SheMeansBusiness as a platform to train Nigerian female entrepreneurs and enable them grow their businesses. Ms Ebele Okobi, Facebook’s Public Policy Director for Africa, says SheMeansBusiness was designed to inspire women to start and grow their own businesses. A study conducted by Development Economics on behalf of Facebook shows […]

Elections 2019 | Why INEC ruled out e-Voting

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) says use of electronic voting by Nigerians in the 2019 general elections but technology would drive other aspects of the process. Professor Mahmood Yakubu, Chairman of INEC dropped this hint  at the end opening of a three-day International Conference of Election Management Bodies (EMBs) however says electronic facilities would be deployed […]

Digital TV | Shape up or risk sanction, Nigeria tells Set Top Box makers

The Federal Government says that Set Top Box (STB) manufacturers to deliver on the technology used for delivering signals to Digital TV consumers or risk punitive sanctions. The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) says that claims that seven out of 13 authorised STB makers are yet to set up their factories for the manufacturing of the […]