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Telecoms masts ‘poses no health hazard’, NCC says

Exposure to electromagnetic field emanating from telecoms infrastructure do not pose health risk to humans, the industry watchdog has said to allay fears of Nigerians. Professor Umar Garba Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman at Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), says that the electromagnetic filed coming out of telecoms base stations are not enough to pose any health […]

Microsoft’s Gates stakes $450m on polio eradication in Nigeria

MainOne plans data centre in Ogun

MainOne, West Africa’s connectivity and data centre solutions provider, has announced plans to site a new data centre in Sagamu, Ogun State. The planned data centre in Ogun State will advances the company’s vision to broaden the ICT infrastructure map in Nigeria, MainOne says. Fola Adeola, the company’s chairman, in a recent courtesy visit to […]

MainOne | Restoration efforts gets underway amid cable cut

Adopt technology now, Minister tells health officers

Adoption of technology in delivering services is key to  building and sustaining Nigeria’s health sector, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, Minister of State for Health has said. According to him  the use of technology in health management is paramount in  collating detailed and reliable data in the health sector. The Minister stated this while addressing Health Record Practitioners […]

Microsoft’s Gates stakes $450m on polio eradication in Nigeria

Telecoms | Solar hybrid power company targets Nigeria

Polar Power, Inc., a provider of prime and backup DC power solutions, says it plans to expand its business into Nigeria, under initial expansion focus on key African markets. The company announced this following the new Regional Sales and Service Hub sited in Cape Town, South Africa says it is initially focusing on countries like […]

Microsoft’s Gates stakes $450m on polio eradication in Nigeria

President stops ‘takeover’ of NITDA, NIGCOMSAT, Galaxy Backbone

President Muhammadu Buhari has stopped the takeover of three technology agencies, National Informational Technology Development Agency NITDA); Galaxy Backbone Limited and Nigerian Communications Satellite Ltd (NIGCOMSAT), by the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology. Technology Times can exclusively confirm that the Presidency’s stance is that status quo should be maintained following Science and Technology Ministry’s request to […]

Ex-CommTech Minister leads charge for startups amid $40m funding