Google explores various partnerships with Nigeria

Nigeria

ABUJA – GOOGLE, the multinational technology company, is exploring possible partnerships with Nigeria. Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country (over 190 million people), has been identified as one of the major countries where the latest generation of internet users will emerge. The discussions with Google follow a delegation led by Nigeria More...

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African healthcare
By On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018
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Brain drain: Nigeria health sector in intensive care

ABUJA – NIGERIA is sitting on a ticking health time bomb amid doctors leaving in droves mostly to the United Kingdom (UK) United States (US). The UK is employing at least 12 new Nigerian doctors per week More...

EFCC
By On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018
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Dozens jailed in Nigeria anticorruption blitz

ABUJA, (CAJ News) – SOME 139 Nigerians, including two former state governors, have been convicted of corruption since the beginning of the year. The crackdown is part of efforts by President Muhammadu Buhari’s More...

Container dock photo (free)
By On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
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Dubai “port” could change land-locked Africa

ADDIS ABABA – PLANS for an “inland container port” hold promise for Africa’s 16 countries without coastlines. But a lot depends on having the right neighbours. Ethiopia is to develop a container dock that More...

blood test
By On Monday, July 2nd, 2018
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Simple blood test offers hope to hepatitis patients

BANJUL – A blood test worth $20 could be the universal remedy to diagnose thousands of patients with hepatitis B and in need of treatment in some of Africa’s poorest regions. Researchers have developed an accurate More...

MTN
By On Monday, June 11th, 2018
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MTN addresses Nigeria child mortality woes

MTN Nigeria from OKORO CHINEDU in Lagos, Nigeria LAGOS – MTN, the continent’s biggest mobile operator, is raising awareness about the Rhesus Gene Deficiency and child mortality in Nigeria, as part of More...

MTN
By On Monday, June 4th, 2018
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MTN Nigeria kicks off 21 Days of Y’ello Care

MTN LAGOS – MTN Nigeria, the continent’s biggest operator by subscriber base, has joined other subsidiaries of the South African-headquartered firm in a prominent annual volunteerism initiative. Dubbed More...

digital age
By On Wednesday, April 4th, 2018
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MTN, Huawei bridge digital divide in rural Nigeria

ABUJA, (CAJ News) -MTN Nigeria and Huawei have completed the commercial deployment of the much-anticipated solution providing low-cost long-distance voice and mobile broadband services for remote local rural areas. The More...

MTN
By On Monday, March 26th, 2018
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Legal setback to MTN planned listing in Nigeria

MTN LAGOS, (CAJ News) – A LEGAL practitioner has approached courts to stop MTN from listing its shares in the Nigeria Stock Exchange pending the determination of a suit between him, the telecommunications More...

Nigeria
By On Thursday, March 22nd, 2018
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Bill Gates assesses investment impact in Nigeria

LAGOS, (CAJ News) – PHILANTHROPIST businessman, Bill Gates, is visiting Nigeria to see first-hand the progress the country is making on primary healthcare provision, polio eradication, nutrition and financial More...