Hydro geologists to hold conference on water resources in Ilorin

Hydro geologists to hold conference on water resources in Ilorin

The 29th Annual Conference of the Nigerian Association of Hydro-geologists (NAH), is to hold in Ilorin from November 5 to November 10 to discuss water resources development. The State Chairman of the association, Mr Lateef Kolawole, made this disclosure in...<!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on wp_trim_excerpt --> <!-- AddThis Advance...
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Six fears of a technology entrepreneur

Six fears of a technology entrepreneur

Setting out as a technology entrepreneur and making a success out of it is not a task for the faint-hearted. This reality is more pronounced in a peculiar business terrain such as Nigeria. Indeed, most entrepreneurs have the mind-set of...<!-- AddThis Advanced...
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Nigeria to launch Africa’s 1st nanosatellite

Nigeria to launch Africa’s 1st nanosatellite

Nigeria is to launch Africa’s first nanosatellite (an artificial satellite with a wet mass between one and 10 kg 2.2–22 lb)  into the orbit, the Director-General of National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA), Prof Seidu Mohammed, has said. Mo...
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MTN in fresh trouble, fined $8.5m

MTN in fresh trouble, fined $8.5m

Rwanda’s telecom industry regulator has fined MTN Rwanda, a division of South Africa’s MTN Group, 7 billion francs (8.5 million dollars) for running its IT services outside the country in breach of its licence. The regulator said in a ruling...<!-- AddThis...
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Facebook gags Thai users over insult on royal family

Facebook gags Thai users over insult on royal family

Facebook Founder,Mark Zuckerberg Facebook has blocked access in Thailand to 178 pages with “inappropriate” content, including some containing alleged insults against the royal family, upon the military government’s request, officials said on Thursday. Me...
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Agip to build 150,000 barrel refinery worth $15bn, says Kachikwu

Agip to build 150,000 barrel refinery worth $15bn, says Kachikwu

The Nigerian Agip Oil Company (NAOC) has accepted to build a 150,000 barrels per day refinery in either Port Harcourt or Brass worth 15 billion US dollars, the Minister of State, Petroleum, Dr Ibe Kachikwu said on Tuesday. Kachikwu briefed...<!-- AddThis Advan...
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University spent N30m on electricity in March

University spent N30m on electricity in March

Prof. AbdulGaniyu Ambali, the Vice-Chancellor, University of Ilorin, on Tuesday said the university spent over N30 million on electricity in March. Ambali disclosed this in Ilorin when he received members of the newly inaugurated Executive Council of the Postg...
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8 new geological sites become UNESCO Global Geoparks

8 new geological sites become UNESCO Global Geoparks

Another eight sites demonstrating the great diversity of geology have officially received the Global Geopark label, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), said on Friday. The decisions were made by the UNESCO Global Geop...
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Facebook records 1.3bn users daily, says Zuckerberg

Facebook records 1.3bn users daily, says Zuckerberg

Facebook Founder, Mark Zuckerberg says the social media platform has 1.3 billion daily active users as at the first quarter of 2017. Zuckerberg said on his Facebook page on Wednesday, that users increased by 18 per cent on a year-over-year...<!-- AddThis Advan...
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Nigeria requires 80,000 base stations to join `Smart World’ — NCC

Nigeria requires 80,000 base stations to join `Smart World’ — NCC

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says Nigeria needs at least 80,000 telecommunication base stations to actualise its dream of being a smart country. The Executive Vice Chairman of NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta said on Thursday in Lagos that such number....
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