Minister urges youths to be good ambassadors

MINISTER of State for Science and Technology, Mohammed Abdullahi has called on parents and guardians to encourage their children and wards to embrace science...

In Science, tech Nigeria still limps despite vision 2020

IT IS a new year, a new decade, and dawn of an era in Nigeria’s science and technology. Given that a nation's growth and...
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Anambra to mount surveillance cameras on street side trees

ANAMBRA State Government will soon launch CCTV Security Initiative in the state as the state executive council has approved the purchase of surveillance cameras...

Ambode awards N10m seed fund to three RSW students

LAGOS State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has awarded N10million seed fund to the best three graduating students of the Ready.Set.Work (RSW) Initiative. 20 year- old graduate...
Awha craftsmanship

Awka, cradle of craftsmanship – Nweke

AWKA kingdom is renowned for its ingenuity and craft in local technology and innovation. Historical records reveal that the town is proficient in the...
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Workshop holds on renewable energy

POWER for All, a firm focused on addressing Africa's energy poverty and increasing energy access through renewable energy held a workshop with the theme,...
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Need for low carbon power

MAN has caused a lot of damage to his environment in many ways,, though there is no way this kind of damage could not...

Lab-grown meat could be in restaurants by 2021

A DUTCH company that presented the world's first lab-grown beef burger five years ago said Tuesday, that it has received funding to pursue its...

Australian scientists develop new blood test for major skin cancer

RESEARCHERS in Australia have developed the "world's first" blood test for early-stages melanoma, hailing it as a breakthrough that could increase survival rates from...

Federal Govt prioritises girl-child devp

By Emeka Chiaghanam FEDERAL Government is giving priority to the girl child development by promoting science and technology education in tertiary institutions, says Minister of...

Sidmach Graduates First Set of its AppFactory Graduate Interns

By Emeka chiaghanam In line with its goal of capacity building for fresh graduates in Nigeria, the famous indigenous software company, Sidmach Technologies Nigeria Limited,...

Chinese firm develops laser gun

By Emeka chiaghanam A Chinese firm has developed a laser gun designed for police use that can set fire to protesters’ hair or banners from...

University Don decries waning interest in science education

By Emeka chiaghanam Acting Head of Department, Pure and Industrial Physics, Paul University, Awka, Anambra State, Pretty Isi, has identified poor foundation as the major...

Ex-CIA engineer ‘who leaked CIA secrets to WikiLeaks’ in trouble

THE United States has filed charges against Joshua Schulte, a software engineer who allegedly leaked disclosed thousands of top-secret files pertaining to CIA's cyberwarfare...

Technology centre too broke, orders staff to pay for ID cards

THE Centre for Satellite Technology Development, one of the centres under the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) has reportedly directed members of...

Researchers discover key gene that effect woman’s fertility

CHINESE researchers at Nanjing Medical University have discovered a gene called MTOR which, which is significant in the ability of women to release healthy...

Australia fines Apple $6.6M over bricked devices

By Emeka Chiaghanam   APPLE has been fined $6.6 million by the Australian Federal Court for anti-consumer practices following a legal challenge by a consumer rights...

Uganda taxes social media users as Mongolia bans its workplace usage

UGANDA'S parliament has passed a law to tax those who use social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Viber, and WhatsApp.     The controversial tax was...
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UN Technology Bank opens in Turkey

By Emeka Chiaghanam   THE United Nations (UN) has opened Technology Bank in Turkey, to help poor nations leapfrog development challenges, by addressing the development needs...
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Osinbajo assures Nigerian inventors of FG support

By Emeka Chiaghanam   VICE President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has assured young Nigerian inventors and Start-ups of Federal Government's support to enable them to succeed, as...

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Zimbabwe becomes first African country to use Indian COVID-19 vaccine

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Plateau varsity to resume March 8 – VC

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Buhari directs Immigration to rise up to border security challenges

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) to improve surveillance and control around the nation's borders.

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