Monday, 25th September 2023


25 May 2016
In a move to save the economy foreign exchange being spent to calibrate local manufactured products overseas, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has hinted on the plans to begin...
25 May 2016
The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) is to strengthen its partnership with stakeholders in the maritime sector as part of measures to tackle influx of substandard products into the country.
22 May 2016
There is a growing concern about the resurgence of illicit trade in tobacco. Tobacco Reporter, an online medium that provides information and insight on the tobacco industry, estimates...
20 May 2016
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) is set to boost the acceptability of Nigeria’s products in the international market through accurate measurement standards.
18 May 2016
Uganda's long-time President Yoweri Museveni promoted his son to a two-star general, bolstering speculation that the son is being groomed to succeed his father.
17 May 2016
In a move to check continued influx of fake and substandard electrical and electronic products in the country, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) ...
13 May 2016
Disturbed that hollow steel pipes manufacturers were not adhering to applicable standards, the Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) has given the producers 90 days moratorium to comply with current Nigeria Industrial Standards (NIS) or face stiff sanctions.
10 May 2016
The Federal Road Safety Commission (FRSC), yesterday, said between 2011 and 2015, now fewer than 5,288 road crashes across the federation resulted from either worn-out or sub-standard tyres.


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  IHS Towers, one of the largest telecommunications infrastructure providers in Africa, Latin America and the Middle East by tower count, has emerged as one of the biggest winners of the Tech Innovation Awards (TIA) 2023, held at the Oriental Hotels, Lagos. IHS won in three categories of the awards emerging as the ‘Telecom Infrastructure…
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A small child and two other people were found dead Monday after a sewage-polluted river swollen by heavy rains swept away precarious homes in the Guatemalan capital, authorities said.
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A successful tactical operation carried out by the Ogun State Police Command has led to the arrest of notorious cultists in Ogun State.
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Victor Osimhen has reportedly apologised to Napoli head coach Rudi Garcia following a spat on the touchlines during Sunday’s 0-0 draw away at Bologna.
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NAIROBI, Kenya, 25 September, 2023 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Today we’re honored to announce that our popular mobile browser, Opera Mini, has achieved a remarkable milestone: 1 billion downloads on the Google Play Store. This incredible achievement is a testament to the browser’s widespread popularity and the trust it has garnered from users worldwide.  We first launched Opera…