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NCC, UK to partner on digital inclusion to bridge access gap

  The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) and the Government of the United Kingdom (UK) have agreed to collaborate on digital inclusion, cyber security and capacity building to bridge digital  access gap in Nigeria. Mr Sonny Aragba-Akpore, Assistant Director, Public Affairs, announced this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. According to him,

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World’s longest sea bridge opens in China as critics warn it will increase Beijing’s grip on Hong Kong

The Telegraph China's President Xi Jinping officially opened the world's longest sea bridge connecting Hong Kong, Macau and mainland China Tuesday, at a time when Beijing is tightening its grip on its semi-autonomous territories. The 34-mile (55-kilometre) crossing, which includes a snaking road bridge and underwater tunnel, links Hong Kong with the

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NCC threatens to sanction Illegal AVT Operators

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) yesterday warned against illegal operation by automated vehicular tracking (AVT) operators, saying it would invoke sanctions against anyone operating without licenses. Enugu Zonal Controller of the Commission, Emilia Nwokoro, disclosed that it was illegal for people to operate vehicular tracking services without registering with the commission,

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How poor electricity supply, inadequate facilities affect storage of vaccines, immunisation in Nigerian capital

John Awodi is a Community Health Extension Worker (CHEW) and the immunisation officer at Tungan Maje Primary Healthcare Centre in Gwagwalada Area Council of Nigeria’s Federal Capital Territory. His duty involves ensuring vaccines are kept in potent condition and are available for use on immunisation days at his centre. This was

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SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY KEY TO NIGERIA’S ECONOMIC SUSTENANCE -Ogbonanya Onu

The Minster of Science and Technology Dr Ogbonanya Onu has once again stressed the importance of the sector to the economic growth and development of the country. Speaking at the celebration of the African Day for Technology and Intellectual Property held at the NOTAP exhibition arena on Thursday, Dr Onu said African countries

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