Lagos restates commitment to vibrant ICT
The Lagos State Government yesterday restated its commitment to vibrant Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs), describing it as vital in reshaping the world’s economies, governments and societies.
‘Nigeria hit by 2,175 cyber-attacks in one year’
Mr. Isa Patanmi, director-general, Nigerian Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has said that Nigeria suffered about 2,175 cyber-attacks in 2015.
Yahoo notifies users of sophisticated breach methods
Yahoo said Wednesday it was notifying some users that hackers may have been able to use a maneuver to break into their accounts without stealing passwords.
Chinese-built railway links Ethiopia to sea
With Chinese conductors at the helm, a fleet of shiny new trains will on Wednesday begin plying a new route from the Ethiopian capital to Djibouti, in a major boost to both economies.
NiRA, centre sign MoU to develop latest Internet protocol for growth
In efforts to increase the adoption of IPv6 in the country, the Nigeria Internet Registration Agency (NiRA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the African Network Information Centre (AFRINIC)....
Clipping cybercrime wings in Nigeria
As global concern for cybercrime is upbeat, the need for cyber security in the country against the backdrop of the identification of Nigeria as one of the weakest link in the battle against such crime is the thrust of this discourse.
Tesla takes on Gulf gas guzzlers
Elon Musk, the co-founder and chief executive of the American firm seeking to revolutionise the electric car market, was in the affluent city state to oversee the launch of the Gulf sales push.
Dubai aims to launch hover-taxi by July
Dubai has tested a Chinese prototype of a self-driving hover-taxi, its transport authority said on Monday, with the aim of introducing the aerial vehicle in the emirate by July.