Category: Technology

AKK Gas Pipeline Project will facilitate establishment of 2 new power plants – Minister

Suleiman Idris- June 30, 2020

Gov. Nasiru El-Rufia (middle) flagging off the construction of the Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano Gas Pipeline Project at Ragachikun in Kaduna on Tuesday.(NAN)   AKK Gas Pipeline Project ... Read More

NMBA Stresses Need for Bio-safety Measures on Genetically Modified Mosquitoes

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2020

The National Biosafety Management Agency (NBMA), says biosafety measures should be applied in ensuring that genetically modified mosquitoes, aimed at reducing the spread of malaria, ... Read More

COVID-19: NITDA Cautious Against Fake Websites Pledging FG’s Lockdown Funds

Henry Solomon- June 16, 2020

The National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA) has warned Nigerians using the cyber space to beware of fake websites leveraging COVID-19 pandemic to defraud unsuspecting ... Read More

Customers Complain of Electricity Tariff Increase

Tanimu- May 21, 2020

Some consumers decried the hike in electricity billings which had been proposed to take-off on June 1. They described the move as insensitive to the ... Read More

Reorganization/New Appointments at the Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN

Tanimu- May 19, 2020

As part of continuing measures to reposition and improve the performance of the power Sector in the country, the Honorable Minister of Power Engr. Sale ... Read More

Minister Commends Ekiti State Governor for Implementing Right of Way

Tanimu- May 18, 2020

The Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), FNCS, FBCS, FIIM, is delighted to hear about the Executive Order No. ... Read More

Body Decry Propose Merger of PTDF, PPPRA and PEF

Tanimu- May 9, 2020

The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria (IPMAN), on Saturday decried the proposed merger of three agencies in the petroleum industry. The agencies are: Petroleum ... Read More

Minister of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman Intervention Leads to Power Improvement Generation in Nigeria

Tanimu- April 16, 2020

A crucial meeting initiated by the Minister of Power Engr. Sale Mamman with some major Stakeholders in the Power sector has yielded a highly positive ... Read More

Power Ministry Installs 24 hrs Solar Powered Mini-Grids in 4 COVID-19 Isolation Centers

Tanimu- April 16, 2020

Pursuant to the directive by President Muhammadu Buhari to some critical sectors of the Government to provide maximum support for the fight against the Covid-19 ... Read More

NCC Set to Propel Socio-Economic Transformation with ICT Parks Project

Tanimu- April 12, 2020

Nigeria’s independent telecoms regulatory authority, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), has embarked on the building of six Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Parks to promote ... Read More

Expanding Telecoms Network Infrastructure – NCC

Tanimu- April 9, 2020

The ongoing laying of fibre optic cables and the deployment of other telecoms equipment by mobile network operators (MNOs) across Lagos and other states is ... Read More

Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Sylva Says Nigeria Ready for OPEC Talks

Tanimu- April 6, 2020

The Government of Nigeria wishes to assure the Nigerian and international communities that it is watching developments in the oil and gas industry with keen ... Read More

BMW Sales Drops with #COVID19 Pandemic

Tanimu- April 6, 2020

German carmaket BMW sold 20.6 per cent fewer cars in the first quarter of 2020 than last year, with the coronavirus pandemic leading sales to tumble ... Read More

NCC Reacts to Doubts Over 5G in Nigeria

Tanimu- April 6, 2020

In view of the recent development in which misleading materials with no proven evidence being circulated to link CORONAVIRUS or COVID-19 with 5G Technology, it ... Read More

No Licence Has Been Issued for 5G in Nigeria

Tanimu- April 4, 2020

The attention of my office has been drawn to the public concern about the health implications of the deployment of Fifth Generation Mobile Networks (5G) ... Read More

NCC Warns the Public on Fake News Circulating

Tanimu- April 3, 2020

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) wishes to draw the attention of the Nigerian populace, especially telecoms consumers to the fraudulent message being spread on the ... Read More

Nigerians Should Trust Science, not Fiction

Tanimu- April 2, 2020

“Yesterday, the esteemed Nobel Laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka made comments on the legal status and description of 14-day lockdown announced by President Muhammadu Buhari. “Professor ... Read More

Empowering Nigerians Through Digital Nigeria Programme

Tanimu- April 2, 2020

His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, launched the Digital Nigeria Programme on the 19th of March, 2020 as "one of Federal Government’s key initiatives that ... Read More

#COVID19: Ministry of Power, Engr. Sale Mamman on Tariffs, Palliative Measures for Power Sector

Tanimu- March 31, 2020

As part of the Federal Government efforts to ameliorate the current challenges occasioned by the ravaging COVID – 19 pandemic, The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission ... Read More

Prof. Osinbajo Participates in a Google Hangout Organized to Deliver Relevant, Real-time, Cutting Edge Public Health Responses

Tanimu- March 31, 2020

As we rise above the challenges thrown up by the Coronavirus pandemic, we are grateful for the young Nigerians developing and contributing innovative tech solutions ... Read More