Category: Science and Technology

Bezos gift $100M each to Van Jones and chef Jose Andres to give to charities of their choice

By Mukwuzi Joseph On the heels of what some critics have called the world’s most expensive midlife crisis, Amazon founder and Blue Origin boss Jeff Bezos announced a...

President Buhari Sacks NBC DG, Prof. Armstrong Idachaba Amidst Twitter row

By Mukwuzi Joseph President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked acting director-general of the National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) Prof. Armstrong Idachaba. Minister of...

Twitter Ban Update: FG gives condition to lift ban

By Mukwuzi Joseph The federal government has given a condition to lift its indefinite suspension of Twitter in Nigeria. Geoffrey Onyeama, minister of foreign affairs,...

BREAKING: FG Says It Has Indefinitely Suspended Twitter Operations In Nigeria

By Mukwuzi Joseph The Federal Government on Friday said it has suspended, indefinitely, the operations of the microblogging and social networking service, Twitter, in...

TikTok boss, Zhang Yiming, resigns at age 38 with a net worth of $44bn, says he lacks managerial skills

By Mukwuzi Joseph One of the billionaire co-founders of TikTok is stepping down as CEO of ByteDance, the Chinese company that owns TikTok. Zhang Yiming, 38, said...

Nigerians To Submit Phones’ Tracking ID Numbers To NCC From July

The Nigerian Communications Commission has said Nigerians will have to submit the International Mobile Equipment Identity of their phones to it from July. The regulatory...

Power supply restored in Kaduna state after three days blackout following strike action by NLC

By Mukwuzi Joseph Power has been restored to Kaduna State, three days after a blackout due to the strike of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) in the state. Power was...

Halt 5G network deployment in Nigeria for now, Senate tells FG

By Mukwuzi Joseph The Senate on Wednesday, May 19, urged the federal government to halt the deployment of 5th generation (5G) network in Nigeria for now. This followed...

Microsoft investigated Bill Gates’s involvement with an employee as report alleged he had affairs with women connected to the company

By Mukwuzi Joseph Board members at Microsoft Corp. made a decision in 2020 that it wasn’t appropriate for its co-founder Bill Gates to continue sitting on its...

Insurgents no longer use (GSM) phones but walkie-talkie, we need more satellite to adequately monitor them- DG of National Space Agency

By Mukwuzi Joseph The National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has said that inadequate satellite and other facilities inhibit the agency’s efforts...