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Trump Wants to Send Astronauts to the Moon on The Way to Mars

The Trump administration had previously signaled its intentions to send astronauts back to the Moon, but now that renewed space exploration objective is official. On Monday, the president signed Space Policy Directive 1, a document detailing a shift in U.S. policy that would reprioritize a mission to put American boots on the Moon for the first time in 45 years. ...

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NYSC Launches Online Job Portal With video CV Feature

The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has formally launched a national Curriculum Vitae (CV) bank and online job portal in-order to increase chances for higher education graduates to gain employment easily after youth service. The job portal is an initiative of the NYSC Skill Acquisitions and Entrepreneurship Development (SAED) program which has two major arms, entrepreneurship and employability. According to ...

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UNN Signs MoU With Huawei to Establish ICT Academy

By Hilary Akalugwu Nsukka (Enugu State) –  The University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN) on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with HUAWEI, a Chinese ICT company to establish an ICT Academy. In his remarks during the occasion, the Vice-Chancellor of the University, Prof. Benjamin Ozumba, who signed on behalf of the institution, said the Huawei Academy Programme would benefit ...

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‘Government Must Comply With Cyber Security Standards First’

Cyber attacks is becoming rampant, forcing many organisations and governments to take steps to upgrade their cyber security strategies. Peter Ejiofor, founder of Ethnos IT Solutions, a cyber security firm, is concerned that the Nigerian government is lagging behind other nations and compromising itself by not taking cyber security serious. In this interview with FRANK ELEANYA, he outlined some of ...

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UK to Give Police New Powers to Ground Drones

The UK government has announced it will introduce draft legislation in the spring aimed at preventing unsafe or criminal use of drones. Last year it ran a public consultation that recommended addressing safety, security and privacy challenges around drone technology. Among the measures planned for the forthcoming Drone Bill plus secondary legislation amendments the government has planned are new powers ...

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Apple Sells MekaMons, Robots Built by Adekunle Nigerian-British

Apple Stores in the United States and United Kingdom have begun the sale of gaming robots, MekaMons, built by a Nigerian-British, Silas Adekunle. Adekunle’s company, Reach Robotics struck the deal with Apple recently. The product with a price tag of $299.95 went on sale from 16 November in the shops and online. The robots can  be operated with an iPhone ...

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