Import substitution as breeder of industries
Recently, President Muhammadu Buhari was quoted as saying that the quality of education is the key to Nigeria’s industrialisation and development. Represented...
Facebook knew about Russian activity in 2014
A British MP on Tuesday claimed Facebook knew about potentially malicious Russian activity in 2014, long before such activity becomes public, during a parliamentary hearing where international lawmakers grilled the company.
Graduates should stop looking for jobs; they should look for opportunities
“Your salary is the bribe they give you to forget your dreams”- Anonymous I have really observed that there is something inherently wrong about our education in Africa. In this part of the world, graduates are wired to look for jobs, instead of looking for opportunities. The purpose of education is to equip us to…
Departing Facebook comms chief takes blame for PR firm controversy
The outgoing head of Facebook's communications team on Wednesday took responsibility for the controversial hiring of a conservative consulting firm accused of using "black ops" style techniques, acknowledging critics including investor George Soros were targeted.
Mark Zuckerberg Refuses To Step Down As Facebook Chairman
The Facebook Chief Executive Officer, Mark Zuckerberg, is fighting back against the demand for him to step down as chairman. Zuckerberg made the comments of not stepping down in a recent interview with CNN. According to Facebook’s latest proxy, Zuckerberg share of the voting power amongst Facebook investors was 59.9%, meaning shareholders can’t force him…
Is There A Future For Mark Zuckerberg As Facebook Boss?
Mark Zuckerberg's position as the Facebook boss might be in jeopardy as Major Facebook investors are seeking to unseat him as Chairman of the board. Zuckerberg holds complete control of the board and investors are not pleased with the recent risks of privacy and security issues including allegations of political propaganda that rocked the company.…
Facebook chief says internet firms in 'arms race' for democracy
Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg said late Tuesday that the leading social network and other internet firms are in an arms race to defend democracy.
Blockchain tech and the traditional financial system
A blockchain is a growing list of records, called blocks, but are linked using a set of techniques for secure communications (cryptograhpy) to ward off third parties...
Instagram And Facebook To Let Users Time Themselves
Facebook and Instagram are going to help you manage your time better on social media by introducing tools to help users manage their time on the social networks, Facebook has announced. The new set of features, called “Your time on Facebook” and “Your activity” on Instagram will be found in the settings page of both…
Facebook uncovers political influence campaign ahead of midterms
Facebook said Tuesday it shut down 32 fake pages and accounts involved in an apparent "coordinated" effort to stoke hot-button issues ahead of November midterm US elections, but could not identify the source although Russia is suspected of involvement.