Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
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Twitter Appoints Okonjo-Iweala To Board Of Directors

Social networking company, Twitter Inc, has appointed a former Nigerian Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, as one its the boards of directors. Twitter Says: “We’re adding Ngozi (@NOIweala) and Bob (@authorzoellick) to the Twitter board. Welcome! Sadly we’re also saying farewell to our friend Marjorie (@marjscar). She’s been an amazing advocate for journalists everywhere and pushed us constantly to better inform people. Thank you M.” Read more…

Buhari Commissioned First Abuja Light Rail on Stream
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Buhari Commissions Abuja First Light Rail on Stream

President Muhammdu Buhari commissioned the first Abuja Light Rail system in demonstration of the commitment to address dearth of critical infrastructure. Buhari said: “Today, what we have in the Federal Capital Territory is another evidence that we are a government that delivers on its promises.” Read more…

Buliaminu Kareem - Professor of Industrial and Production Engineering at the Federal University of Technology Akure (FUTA)
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Buliaminu Kareem Varsity Don Advocates Declaration of Technology Days

Kareem, who delivered the 90th inaugural lecture of the institution, said holidays being declared under religious or political platform should be extended to promote technological and industrial development, adding, “on this basis, days related to designs, material, manufacture, maintenance, invention and industrial products should be declared on quarterly or yearly basis.” Read more…

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2018 Nokia To Focus On Nigeria Technology Startups

HMD Global, marketer of Nokia phones in Nigeria says as part of its focus for the industry, it will support tech start-ups in 2018. The Head of Marketing, West Africa, HMD Global, Olumide Balogun said in a statement that technology development was an essential factor “if Nigeria’s economy is to grow’’. Read more…