Monday, 11th December 2023


1 Jul
Fola Adegoke is the founder and lead Career Coach at Winfinite Consulting, a trailblazing Cybersecurity and Information Technology (IT) Audit training firm based in Canada. With expertise and a passion for empowering professionals, Fola has become a trusted guide and inspiration.
24 Jun
In the wake of the recent shift towards remote working environments, companies are increasingly adopting Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies, providing employees with the flexibility to use their personal mobile devices for work-related tasks. However, this move has opened up new avenues for cybercriminals to exploit, raising concerns about mobile security. Zechariah Oluleke Akinpelu,…
20 Jun
Cybercrimes and space criminality, which are common in areas such as identity theft and bank frauds performed through the Internet, are spreading in Nigeria.
14 Jun
Data and information have become an important driver of economic growth and sustainable development in the 21st Century. They determine the pace and direction of socioeconomic development and influence political choices people make or have to contend with.
24 May
A cybersecurity firm, Surfshark, has revealed that the incidences of data breaches in Nigeria increased by 64 per cent in Q1. Surfshark in the report released yesterday, said Nigeria recorded 82,000 cases of data breaches between January...
12 May
Cybersecurity firm, Sophos, has revealed that the success rate of data encryption from ransomware attacks on organisations and businesses has reached a four-year high.
9 May
Federal Government has reechoed importance of cybersecurity training for judges, describing it as fundamental and beneficial. Permanent Secretary and Solicitor General, Federal Ministry of Justice, Mrs. Beatrice Jedy-Agba, gave the reassurance yesterday while opening a five-day Train..
12 Apr
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - DorkGenius, a pioneering AI-powered tool, is set to transform the landscape of Google dork generation. With its advanced capabilities, DorkGenius offers a game-changing solution for cybersecurity professionals...
11 Apr
About 93 per cent of organisations find the execution of some essential security operation tasks, such as threat hunting, challenging.
30 Mar
The World Bank, in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, has commenced capacity building for stakeholders in the digital economy sector to enable the country to tackle cybersecurity challenges effectively.
3 Mar
Cybersecurity solution provider, Kaspersky, has disclosed that its anti-phishing system prevented more than 500 million attempts at accessing fraudulent websites globally in 2022. It said this is twice more compared to the 2021 figures.
24 Feb
Cybersecurity and consumer protection in the transport sector, among others, will be at the centre stage of discussions at the 2023 Regtech Africa Conference scheduled to be held in Lagos.


K-Pop sensation BLACKPINK has once again cemented their status as global superstars, achieving a groundbreaking feat on Spotify. The group has officially surpassed 3 billion streams on the platform in 2023 alone, marking a historic first for any girl group. BLACKPINK's record-breaking achievement is just the latest in a string of accomplishments for the group.…
14 mins ago
The Police in Kaduna State have arrested a suspected armed robber and one other in possession of multiple Automated Teller Machines (ATM) cards in Kaduna. The police Command’s Public Relations Officer, ASP Mansir Hassan, confirmed the arrest in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Kaduna on Monday. Hassan said that the…
18 mins ago
The presidents of Kenya and Belarus agreed to "broaden ties" during talks in Nairobi on Monday, the Kenyan presidency said, as diplomatically-isolated Minsk seeks to secure more African allies. The visit comes a day after Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, a staunch ally of Moscow, was in Equatorial Guinea as part of an African tour to…
32 mins ago
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, on Monday presented a total budget estimate of N258.27 billion to the State House of Assembly for consideration and approval. The 2024 budget estimate tagged "The budget of consolidation and continuity for inclusive growth" was divided into Recurrent Expenditure of N145,736,429,609:00 representing 56.43% and Capital Expenditure of N112,542,071,730:00 representing 43.57%.…
37 mins ago
Some bank customers in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), have appealed to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to urgently address cash crunch issues to ensure swell celebrations during the yuletide.
1 hour ago
Kusile power station in South Africa ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, 11 December 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group has approved a $1 billion guarantee program in collaboration with the UK Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO), which will allow the Bank to increase its lending capacity in support of South Africa’s…
1 hour ago
Fossil Fuel Phase Out Protest at COP 28 DUBAI, UAE, December 11, 2023 -/African Media Agency (AMA)/- As COP28 resumes for a second week, negotiators will be faced with answering the call for a commitment to a Fossil Fuel Phase Out in Dubai. Never before have we heard so many voices, coming from so many directions…
1 hour ago
Police in Enugu State recovered locally-fabricated arms and ammunition from criminals in the last two weeks.
1 hour ago
Seven students of the Federal University of Lafia (FULAFIA) in Nasarawa State, who were kidnapped four days ago, have been freed. President of the Student Representative Council, Ibrahim Ogabo, confirmed the release in a phone conversation with Channels Television. The students were released on Sunday evening through the joint efforts of the military and other…
1 hour ago
UN Security Council ambassadors arrived Monday in Egypt to visit the Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip, days after the United States vetoed a council resolution for a ceasefire.