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Daily Archives: September 17, 2019

For the first time, ever Google increases the price of G Suite

Google is increasing subscription prices for its G Suite collection of apps for the first time ever Techpoint.Africa [...]

January 17, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Ghanaian investigative journalist

Ghanaian investigative journalist dead in Ghana

A Ghanaian investigative journalist who helped expose corruption in African football has been shot dead in the capital Accra, police said Thursday. Ahmed Husein, Ghanaian investigative journalist was part of a team led by award-winning journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas, whose [...]

January 17, 2019 Crime

Mastercard makes it easier for cardholders to cancel free trials

Mastercard has announced a new policy that makes it easier for cardholders to cancel free trials Techpoint.Africa [...]

January 17, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

How #10YearChallenge got many Nigerian millennials to log into their Facebook accounts

If #10YearChallenge got you to log into your Facebook account after such a long time, you’re not alone. Techpoint.Africa [...]

January 17, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps

HubbonNG wants to streamline Nigeria’s highly segmented and disjointed logistics industry

Barely eight months into the game, HubbonNG is already making considerable headway in streamlining Nigeria’s highly segmented and disjointed logistics industry Techpoint.Africa [...]

January 17, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Buhari

Buhari urges media to expose corrupt governors, others

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged the Nigerian media to expose corrupt governors, local government chairmen and other office holders who embezzle public funds meant to improve the lot of their people. He charged the local governments to come together and [...]

January 17, 2019 Government and politics
Ivory Coast

ICC halts release of Ivory Coast Gbagbo

The International Criminal Court on Wednesday dashed Ivory Coast ex-president Laurent Gbagbo’s hopes of a swift release following his acquittal on charges of crimes against humanity. Trial judges had earlier ordered Gbagbo and his right-hand man Charles Ble Goude to [...]

January 17, 2019 Government and politics

DStv will not allow pay as you view model

Pay TV provider DStv has said it will not allow the pay as you view model for its customers and here is why Techpoint.Africa [...]

January 17, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
Buhari will on Saturday visit Jos

Buhari, Tinubu set for Jos for reelection campaign

President Muhammadu Buhari will on Saturday visit Jos in continuation of his reelection campaign. The Deputy Governor Plateau State Sonni Tyoden told reporters in Jos on Wednesday that the National Leader of the All Progressives Congress and Presidential Campaign Council [...]

January 17, 2019 Government and politics
Oshiomhole

Imo APC faction sues Oshiomhole

The Imo State chapter of the All Progressives Congress was plunged into a fresh crisis on Wednesday as a factional chairman of the party in the state Chief Dan Nwafor announced the indefinite suspension of the leader of the APC [...]

January 17, 2019 Government and politics
Boko Haram

Boko Haram insurgency may spread, Bishop warns

The Co-Chairman, Interfaith Dialogue Forum for Peace, Bishop Sunday Onuoha, has warned that the Boko Haram insurgency in the North-East may spread to Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa and Taraba states. He said this could lead to the displacement of thousands of [...]

January 17, 2019 Boko Haram And Terror
Osinbajo

Osinbajo tells restructuring advocates, Go to court

The vice president Osinbajo was of the view that those agitating for restructuring should walk their talks by approaching the court to seek legal solution to their agitation. Osinbajo, who spoke at the 80th birthday celebration of a former governor [...]

January 17, 2019 Government and politics
Falana

Dangerous precedents are being set in CJN’s trial –Falana

Human rights lawyer, Mr Femi Falana (SAN), has expressed concern about the ‘dangerous precedents’ being set in the charges filed against the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Water Onnoghen, before the Code of Conduct Tribunal. Falana, while speaking on Tuesday [...]

January 17, 2019 Government and politics

“NCC is sending a wrong signal about the Nigerian telecom industry” — Gbenga Sesan, industry expert

Following questionable revelations by the NCC that Nigeria has attained 30% broadband penetration, digital rights activist and Executive Director of Paradigm Initiative Nigeria, Gbenga Sesan shares why he believes the regulatory body is giving a wrong impression of the country’s [...]

January 17, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps
INEC

Facebook is taking strict measures to curb foreign interference in Nigeria’s upcoming elections

In a bid to curb foreign interference during upcoming elections in 2019, Facebook has extended its new political advertising policy — which it originally enforced in the US, UK, Brazil and, later, Ireland and India — to further countries, staring [...]

January 17, 2019 Technology Business & StartUps