Encrypted message: No information is 100 % secured – ICT experts

Encrypted message: No information is 100 % secured – ICT experts

Some ICT experts on Thursday in Abuja said no information could be 100 per cent secured from a third-party including encrypted messages. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that encryption is the process of converting information and data into...
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Reps urge FRSC to impound articulated vehicles violating latching regulation

Reps urge FRSC to impound articulated vehicles violating latching regulation

The House of Representatives on Wednesday urged the Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC) to ensure strict enforcement of laws on latching of articulated vehicles. This followed the adoption of a motion entitled “Calling the FRSC to Enforce Regulation on Lat...
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Radiation still high in Japan village near nuclear plant, NGO warns

Radiation still high in Japan village near nuclear plant, NGO warns

Greenpeace Japan, an environmental organisation on Tuesday warned that high radiation levels are still present in a Japanese village that the government is planning to announce is safe for its 6,000 residents to return to, six years after the country’s...
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IT entrepreneur urges govt on data-driven culture

IT entrepreneur urges govt on data-driven culture

An Information Technology (IT) entrepreneur, Mr David Alozie has called on Government at all levels to promote a data-driven culture among the citizenry. Alozie, who is the convener of Disruptive Africa Expo (DAX) told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN)...
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OPEC reports big Saudi oil cut, boosting compliance with deal

OPEC reports big Saudi oil cut, boosting compliance with deal

Top OPEC oil producer Saudi Arabia made a large cut in its crude output in January to support prices and lessen a glut, helping boost compliance with the group’s supply-reduction deal to a record high of more than 90 per...
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Digitisation: Nigeria needs 30m set up boxes to complete switch over–NBC

Digitisation: Nigeria needs 30m set up boxes to complete switch over–NBC

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) says about 30 million set up boxes are required  for the complete switch over from analogue to digital transmission in Nigeria. Mallam Moddibo Kawu, the Director-General of NBC, told newsmen in Ilorin on Tuesday tha...
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School feeding programme will reduce hunger among pupils – Parents

School feeding programme will reduce hunger among pupils – Parents

The National Home Feeding programme that will start on Monday in all public primary schools in Oyo State will reduce hunger among its would-be 158, 450 beneficiaries, especially, the indigent pupils among them. A cross section of parents stated this...
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Microsoft says PCs improved for better gaming performance

Microsoft says PCs improved for better gaming performance

Microsoft Nigeria said on Saturday that it has introduced a new “Game Mode” to Windows 10 to enhance Personal Computer’s gaming experience. Mr Yemi Orimolade, the company’s Communications Lead, said in a statement in Lagos that with the new feature...
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Google blocked 1.7bn advertisements in 2016, says director

Google blocked 1.7bn advertisements in 2016, says director

Mr Scott Spencer, Google’s Director of Product Management Sustainable Advertisements, said that Google blocked 1.7 billion advertisements in 2016 for violating its advertising policies. Spencer said in a statement on Saturday in Lagos that the number was dou...
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Samsung: Battery design, manufacturing errors behind Note 7 fires

Samsung: Battery design, manufacturing errors behind Note 7 fires

The design and production of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7’s batteries caused the mobile phones to catch fire, the South Korean company said on Monday. “Our investigation, as well as investigations completed by three independent industry organisations, conclud...
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