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Nigeria gave WHO cholera vaccine in 1971, but lame today against Covid-19

By IKENNA EMEWU I had been wondering why it is impossible for Nigeria or any...

CBN releases framework to ensure safety, stability of Nigerian financial system

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has released the Framework for Regulatory Sandbox Operations, to ensure the safety...

European companies say US-China tech war is terribly hurting

Digital decoupling between China and the United States could severely affect European companies in China and they should...

Ardova to acquire Enyo Retail

Ardova Plc and the shareholders of Enyo Retail and Supply Limited have entered discussions relating to AP acquiring...

Nigeria’s Mutual Fund asset value grew by 50% in 2020

While the year 2020 will go down in the annals of history as one of the worst years...

CAC implements CAMA 2020 and introduces self-service portal

The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC), has commenced the implementation of the Companies and Allied Matters Act, 2020 (CAMA...

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European companies say US-China tech war is terribly hurting

Digital decoupling between China and the United States could severely affect European companies in China and they should...

Ardova to acquire Enyo Retail

Ardova Plc and the shareholders of Enyo Retail and Supply Limited have entered discussions relating to AP acquiring...

Primary agro-based SMEs get FG’s 4-year tax exemption

Small and medium sized companies engaged in primary agricultural production are to enjoy a tax free period of...

Over 96 firms apply for NNPC rehabilitation contracts on BOT arrangement

No fewer than 96 reputable companies have indicated interest in undertaking the rehabilitation of the Nigerian National Petroleum...

US House of Reps impeaches President Trump the second time

It was odd history for President Donald Trump as the US House of Representatives impeached him the second...

Moto-Engil to build Nigeria-Niger rail line

Portugal’s largest builder Mota-Engil has won the contract to build a railway line between Nigeria and neighbouring Niger,...

Indigenous cab hailing app, NAIRAXI, debuts in Abuja to reinvent services...

Taxi operators in Abuja have highlighted their changing roles as they are beginning to adopt technology processes to...

As crude price exceeds US$56, FG may reintroduce fuel subsidy

Since November 13, 2020 when the pump prices of Premium Motor Spirit (petrol) were last increased in the...

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Energy

Globeleq Acquires 74% Equity Stake in CPGNL Limited

January 12, 2021 Globeleq, a leading independent power generation company in Africa, has confirmed...

Nigeria govt partners World Bank, Arnergy, on the electrification

The Federal Government of Nigeria, through the Rural Electrification Agency (REA), has signed an official grant agreement with...

Nigeria solar energy firm closes $8.5m investment round

A leading solar distributor in West Africa, Oolu, has closed a $8.5 million Series B investment round led...

FG connects 60mw hydropower plant to national grid

The number of hydropower plants producing electricity in Nigeria has increased to four as...

Akwa Ibom set to convert solid waste to electricity

Akwa Ibom State government has spoken of plans to convert solid waste being generated in the state to...

ICT

The ICT race is on: China’s new Jiuzhang quantum computer boasts of advantage over...

By Deng Xiaoci and Huang Lanlan A research team led by renowned Chinese quantum physicists Pan...

Huawei 5G deployment has started overseas as 5G revenue continues to grow

Mass-scale 5G deployment in Huawei's major overseas target markets has already started, said Yang Chaobin, president of Huawei's...

Huawei plans building own chip plant

The Chinese technology company Huawei Technologies is planning a "dedicated chip plant" in Shanghai as a way to...

China’s 3rd Digital Summit wraps up in Fuzhou

By Yan Ke, Zhong Ziwei, Shao Yuzi, People’s Daily The 3rd Digital China Summit concluded...

Xi charges China up in Shenzhen to face global tech war

President Xi Jinping vowed to press ahead with plans to gain the global lead in technology and...