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Google honors author Chinua Achebe at ’87’ with a new Doodle

  Google is celebrating Nigerian writer Chinua Achebe on what would have been his 87th birthday with a new Doodle. Google's homepage pays homage to Achebe's African heritage and features his likeness alongside icons representing his most famous literary works. Achebe is considered to be the father of modern African literature with his

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Google upgrades Security Checkup feature with personalized suggestions for your account

  Google today is rolling out a revamped version of its longtime Security Checkup feature - a service that helps users make sure their Google accounts are safe by checking those items that could impact their accounts security. This includes connected apps, connected devices, account permissions and other things. Now, Security

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UNITY TIMES announces Atiku Abubakar as 2017 Annual Lecture Series Keynote Speaker for October 31

ANIETIE UDOBIT, ABUJA   The Board and Management of Benthel Multimedia Ltd, publishers of UNITY TIMES, has announced the former Nigeria Vice president Alhaji Atiku as Keynote Speaker for 2017 UNITY TIMES Annual Lecture Series holding on Tuesday October 31. The announcement was made in a statement by the Company Chief Executive Officer,

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Israel warned the US about Kaspersky after hacking its network

Agency Reports   The US government recently prohibited federal agencies from using the company's products, and the FBI is reportedly convincing private entities to do the same. Its latest headache is linked to the NSA cyberattacks allegedly carried out by Russian hackers, who made away with official cyber defense material in 2015.

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Nigeria Set to Merge Issuance of BVN, National ID Card, Driver’s Licence, Others

By JAMES EZEMA As part of efforts to end the proliferation and duplication of biometric-based identity systems in the country, the Federal Government has announced a decision to harmonized data on the Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) card registration being handled by the Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC); Bank Verification Number (BVN); Drivers Licence

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Why Nigerian Military Must Be Restrained from Monitoring Nigerians’ Social Media Activities – PAMED

By JAMES EZEMA The Partnership for Media and Democracy (PAMED) has called on the Federal Government to restrain the Nigerian Army from monitoring the social media activities of Nigerians, describing the action as a violation of the rights of Nigerians to freedom of expression and the privacy of their communications as

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Audience Measurement Will Boost Broadcast Industry – FG

By Amara Okoroafor The federal government is set to organise an audience measurement conference to provide broadcast industry stakeholders the opportunity to contribute to efforts to establish a scientific audience measurement system for the broadcast industry in the country. The minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, who disclosed this in Lagos yesterday, at the

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