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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 […]

US tech firm to buy Globacom unit

FirstBank hits ₦1trillion transactions on Firstmonie

First Bank of Nigeria Limited says its Firstmonie network has processed transactions totalling ₦1trillion from its relaunch in January 2018. The network also achieved nationwide coverage in record time, enabling access to financial services for many locations that never had a way for its residents to access financial services, Dr. Adesola Adeduntan, the Chief Executive […]

US tech firm to buy Globacom unit