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May 6, 2021

UK to Support Nigerian Female Tech Entrepreneurs

The UK Government, through its UK-Nigeria Tech Hub, has launched a Green Tech Programme, which will support 30 Nigerian female green-tech entrepreneurs with 12 weeks coaching sessions with industry experts. The coaching sessions is expected to boost the capacity of the entrepreneurs, as well as the likelihood of the enterprises to scale and become more sustainable businesses. The Hub, in collaboration with Future Females as the implementing partner, has taken […]
May 6, 2021

5G will Positively Impact Nigeria’s Digital Economy, Says NCC Chairman

The Chairman, Board of Commissioners of Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC), Prof. Adeolu Akande, has stated that the full deployment of 5G technology in the country would have positive impact on Nigeria’s digital economy. Speaking yesterday at the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the NCC and the Nigerian Communications Satellite Limited (NigComSat) on the full deployment of 5G in Abuja, Akande said 5G would build on the successes […]
May 5, 2021

Microsoft Partners Nigerian Government to Accelerate Digital Transformation in the Country

In a joint announcement with the Government of Nigeria, Microsoft has detailed several projects aimed at intensifying the nation’s move to become a more digital economy. After extensive consultations with the government, Microsoft identified three key pillars that will help to build strong foundations for a digital economy in Nigeria: connectivity, skilling and digital transformation. “We believe in the future of Nigeria, and we are excited as a company to […]
May 4, 2021

Bill Gates and Melinda Gates Announce Divorce after 27 Years

Microsoft founder Bill Gates and his wife and fellow philanthropist Melinda announced on Monday they are divorcing after a 27-year marriage One of the world’s wealthiest couples — with a joint fortune estimated at $130 billion — the Gates have channelled billions into charitable work around the globe via their hugely influential foundation. Bill gates getting divorced In announcing their split on Twitter, the couple said they would continue their […]
April 26, 2021

Oscars 2021: The Complete Winners List

The Academy Awards look different this year: The red carpet has been hemmed, and the after-parties cut. The ceremony is being held almost two months later than usual, at an in-person event split between the Dolby Theater in Hollywood and Union Station in downtown Los Angeles. It’s an unusual setup in an unusual year, where many of the films were released during a time when movie theaters were largely closed […]