Internet Usage – Nigeria ranks No 1 in Africa, 8th in the world

With 63 million internet users in Nigeria, the country has been ranked number one in Africa and eight in the world in terms of...
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Linda Ikeji Social tops Google searches in Nigeria

Top Nigerian blogger, Linda Ikeji’s launch of a social network, Linda Ikeji Social was top on Google search this week, an official of Google...
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California tells Uber to stop illegal self-driving vehicle test

California's Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) threatened car-hailing service Uber with legal action Wednesday telling it to stop its San Francisco test of self-driving vehicles,...

Uber expands its self-driving vehicle programme to San Francisco

San Francisco customers of the car-hailing service Uber can now catch a ride in a self-driving vehicle, the company said Wednesday. Uber began testing its...
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Yahoo says 1 billion accounts affected by theft of data in 2013

Yahoo on Wednesday revealed that a breach of its computer systems in 2013 affected more than 1 billion users' data. The company said in a...
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Lagos to train 1 million students on coding

Gov. Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State says there is the need to meet the growing demand for technical skills and develop a workforce that...
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Samsung splits over Note 7 error

Samsung Electronics has confirmed it is considering dividing the company into two separate firms. The company has been under pressure from some investors to break...
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NCC to expand telecoms services in 2017

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) says provisions have been made in its 2017 budget to extend telecommunications services to additional 40 million people across...

Telecoms subscribers grows to 153m, Airtel leads

Telecommunication provider Airtel topped the chat of new subscribers for the month of September with 400,847 new subscriptions.The number topped Globacom who recorded 215,700...

In Kenya: Loans disbursed via phones

Commercial banks’ lending is experiencing a new dawn in Kenya as mobile phones become the main channel through which the financial institutions are advancing...