Experts crave deployment of local technologies to tackle insecurity
Experts have urged federal and state governments to deploy locally developed technologies to tackle the security challenges facing the country.
Smart card reader can deepen democracy
It is as though a kite was being flown when the other day the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) observed that the smart card reader, the main electronic component of electoral administration in Nigeria so far, has outlived its usefulness.
Time to sign off public writing
I have reached a very significant point in my regular public writing, and compelled by a personal work restructuring that I just undertook to step it down significantly, by 70% perhaps. It means I would henceforth intervene in national discourse only on very few occasions when I feel so strongly, and when I need to…
NSCDC arrests suspected oil thieves, vandals
The Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Rivers State Command, has arrested 132 suspected oil thieves and vandals.
Thunder strikes varsity student to death, another kills self in Anambra
An undergraduate student of Anambra State University, Igbariam was yesterday struck to death by a thunder lightening following a heavy downpour in the area.The deceased, Vincent Uche Mbanefo, a 100-level student of Agric Extension, was said to be alone in his Achalla Logde at about 5:00p.m. when the incident happened.