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As casualty figure exceeds 11,000, Turkey, Syria earthquake is deadliest in over a decade

The magnitude 7.8 earthquake that devastated parts of Turkey and Syria is now the deadliest temblor in more...

Zinox, Nigerian tech company wins FG’s N85bn census contract

The federal government through the National Population Commission (NPC) has signed a landmark deal with Zinox Technologies,...

Binance to suspend deposits and withdrawals of USD

Binance will temporarily suspend U.S. dollar withdrawals and deposits, starting on Feb. 8. The popular crypto exchange, which...

Huawei, Chinese tech giant, wins best employer award in Botswana

Chinese tech giant Huawei has been named the top employer for the second consecutive year in Botswana, as...

Tunisia to strengthen cooperation with China in diverse ways

Tunisian President Kais Saied said on Thursday that his country wishes to further strengthen cooperation with China in...

Conflict, climate shocks force over 3.5m children out of school in Ethiopia

More than 3.5 million children do not have access to school due to the impacts of conflict and...

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Zinox, Nigerian tech company wins FG’s N85bn census contract

The federal government through the National Population Commission (NPC) has signed a landmark deal with Zinox Technologies,...

Binance to suspend deposits and withdrawals of USD

Binance will temporarily suspend U.S. dollar withdrawals and deposits, starting on Feb. 8. The popular crypto exchange, which...

MTN Nigeria declares trillions in revenue, despite rocky 2022

MTN Nigeria, the largest telecoms company in Nigeria, has released its financial report for 2022 as it...

Shell hits $40bn profit in 2022

Oil giant, Shell delivered a record $40 billion profit in 2022, the energy company said on Thursday, capping a...

Security, poverty, youth empowerment on front burner as Obi campaigns in...

The Presidential Candidate of the Labour Party, Mr. Peter Obi continued his round the country national campaigns at the weekend with the...

Obi in PH: Says private sector so critical to any govt

SS2 student donates 100k to Obi campaign The Labour Party Presidential candidate, Mr. Peter Obi has said that organized...

Obi dazzles UniAbuja students, takes campaign to Abuja market

The Presidential Candidate of of the Labour Party, Peter Obi on Friday in Abuja thrilled the students and staff of the University...

AU calls for peaceful, inclusive elections across African countries

The African Union (AU) has called on African countries scheduled to hold elections during the first half of...

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Energy

EU to invest $200m in Mozambique renewable energy project

The European Union will invest 190 million euros (nearly $200 million) in renewable energy production projects in Mozambique...

AfDB approves €125m for Mozambique electricity production

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group has approved a loan package not exceeding €125...

Nigeria’s 4 million free metering project is stuck

The Federal Government’s National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP) that targets to meter four million power users in phase...

Alibaba upped clean energy purchases, consumption by 150% in a year

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding has increased its purchases of clean energy by 150 per cent, avoiding 619,944 tonnes of carbon dioxide...

Ukraine Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant reconnected to grid

 The Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant (NPP) in southern Ukraine has been reconnected to the electricity grid, Ukraine's state-run...

ICT

Amazon Web Services launches Lagos local zone location

Today, Amazon Web Services,  (AWS), an Amazon.com, Inc. company (NASDAQ:AMZN), announced the launch of a new AWS Local Zones location in Lagos,...

How NFTs power global fintech growth

Over the past ten years, FinTech has had a huge impact on the worldwide financial services sector. India is acknowledged as a...

How African fintech startups build global solutions

Financial technology companies in Africa are the centrepiece of the continent’s startup ecosystem. They continually receive the...

How China’s intelligent road has saved lives, rescued travellers in over a year

By Li Rui, People's Daily Online The Tai'an-Zaozhuang section of the Beijing-Taipei Expressway, which is...

Global internet corporation launches Africa’s first net security hub

The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a global organization that coordinates the Domain Name System...