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Google plans to launch 200 high-quality Internet hotspots in Nigeria

  Google has announced plans to rollout Internet hotspots in Nigeria, a move that will give millions of people online access. The project will involve the construction of Google Station destinations across five Nigerian cities, adding them to the list containing Mexico, Thailand and other select countries set for Google Station

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Facebook’s market value plunged by $148 billion after Zuckerberg and company warned of a growth slowdown

Reuters   Facebook's stock plunged Wednesday following the company's second-quarter earnings report. The company's revenue and subscriber growth missed Wall Street's expectations, and then company officials warned of slowing growth ahead. The market capitalization of the social-networking giant was down by as much as $148 billion before recovering a bit later in the day. Immediately

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First Bank hosts Chinese business forum to deepen intercontinental partnerships

  FIRST Bank of Nigeria Limited has organised the First Bank-Chinese Business forum with aim of strengthening business partnerships between Nigeria and China. The bank in statement said that the forum was organised as part of its overarching strategy to drive business conversations and the promotion of business and economic partnerships between

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SEC warns Nigerians to desist from investing in Ponzi schemes

    The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has again warned Nigerians against investing in schemes that offer unreasonable returns and not approved by the commission. The Acting Director-General of SEC, Ms. Mary Uduk while speaking on current initiatives to move the market forward during a Town Hall meeting held in Port

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MTN Partners Nokia on Customer Management

    MTN and Nokia have launched a revolutionary cognitive analytics solution for customer insight. The proprietary solution was designed to provide a complete view of customer experience, device analytics, network experience and usage. According to the partners, the collaboration will help the company better and much quicker understand network quality/user issues, reduce customer

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Obama on global income inequality, says ‘I’m actually surprised by how much money I got’

  Former President Obama addressed global income inequality on Tuesday, saying even he is “surprised” by how rich he’s become over the years. "Right now, I'm actually surprised by how much money I got," the ex-commander in chief said during a speech in Johannesburg, South Africa, to mark the 100th anniversary of

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