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Geoscience: FG plans ₦15b data bank upgrade

The Federal Government is spending ₦15 billion to upgrade Nigeria’s Geoscience data bank towards boosting the mining sector. Geoscience covers the study of the Earth – its oceans, atmosphere, rivers and lakes, soils, its complex surface, rocky interior, and metallic core, among others also probes how living things, including humans, interact with the Earth. Abubakar […]

Google to ‘mine data’ from $2.6b Looker deal

First Bank hosts cyber security forum

First Bank of Nigeria Limited,  Nigeria’s premier and leading financial services provider, says it will host a cyber security event this Friday in Lagos. First Bank announced that the fourth edition of its Fireside chat, a congregation of players in the technology and fintech ecosystem, would hold at its Digital Innovation Lab in Yaba, Lagos. […]

Google to ‘mine data’ from $2.6b Looker deal

Abdoul Aziz Dia joins UBA Board

United Bank for Africa (UBA) has, subject to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) approval, appointed Mr Abdoul-Aziz a member of the bank’s Board of Directors. Dia, a Senegalese with over 25 years of banking experience garnered from several countries across the globe, including the United Kingdom, France, Nigeria, Ghana, Togo, Senegal, Kenya and Cote […]

Google to ‘mine data’ from $2.6b Looker deal