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2 Dec 2019
The world as we know it is dramatically shifting as a result of technology. As an accelerator of development, it is also highly disruptive, redefining jobs and skills while also reshaping industries.
23 Apr 2019
The Nigerian Police Force is upgrading its operations with technology innovations and personnel information with a view to enhancing its service delivery. The Force said the upgrades are aimed at unifying the Nigerian Police database through a digital case management solution, which infuses biometric technology in its core. The upgrade will also enable the Nigerian…
10 Apr 2019
With research showing that if governments harness the full economic potential of the Internet, Africa could add $300 billion to its Gross Domestic Product (GDP) by 2025, the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Akinwunmi Adesina, and other experts have charged Africans to embrace technology. According to them, with 70 per cent of all…
29 Oct 2018
Nigeria’s insurance industry is going through a transformation, with major players strategising to take prime positions for growth. Polycarp Didam, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Veritas Kapital Assurance Plc, in this interview with BANKOLE ORIMISAN, speaks on the economy, while unveiling plans of the company and what the year holds for its shareholders. Excerpt:You were recently appointed…
9 Aug 2018
Stakeholders have expressed concerned over the low introduction of digital technologies in Nigeria’s downstream petroleum industry value chain operations. They insisted that despite the huge benefits and positive changes the initiative had brought to the sector across the world, the country lagged far behind. Indeed, downstream operations, including refining of petroleum crude oil, and the…
3 Aug 2018
Nigeria is one of the fastest developing countries in the world and the most populous nation in the Sub-Sahara Africa continent. With an estimated 198 million people – according to the National Population Commission (NPC) – dependence on existing infrastructure is mounting. Matching population growth with infrastructural development has become an issue of great concern…


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Most of its history and culture is lost as the world progresses through modernisation and migration. However, all hope is not lost as certain cultures have found ways to protect their history through oral traditions, written accounts and cultural practices handed down through generations, one of such being Otjize, the red miracle paste of the…
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The Nigeria Police on Thursday said there was no Police helicopter crash in Bauchi State as reported in some sections of the media.
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Leftist Xiomara Castro was sworn in Thursday as the first woman president of Honduras after seemingly resolving a rebellion in her own party that had challenged her authority.
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Chad's junta announced Thursday that a national forum designed to chart the country's future after it seized power last year would be postponed by nearly three months.
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The Special Assistant to Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister on Youth Matters, Mr Isaac David, has enjoined youths to shun violence before, during and after the Area Councils election