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    • NCC laments poor quality of data services
      THE Executive Vice Chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission, NCC, Prof. Umar Danbatta is miffed that subscribers are fleeced by the operators in terms of the quality of data services on offer, demanding that more value should be given for m
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    • How Freetel ICE2 breaks digital divide between the rich, poor
      By Prince Osuagwu IF the yardstick to measure divide between the rich and poor in Nigeria is through smartphones, the line is becoming thinner everyday as several smartphone makers try to release entry phones with high end specifications. The only op
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    • NIMC in N3.5bn mismanagement scandal
      AFTER hordes of criticisms over its pronouncement that those without National Identification Number, NIN, may not be issued with international passports, the Nigerian Identity Management Commission, NIMC, is in trouble once again. This time, the comm
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    • How SES’ O3b mPower system shows future of global connectivity
      LUXEMBOURG-based provider of satellite communications, SES, at the just concluded International Broadcasting Convention, IBC in Netherlands, launched a revolutionary and powerful networks system tagged O3b mPOWER. The post How SES’ O3b mPower syst
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    • Incredible tech: Only your face unlocks Apple’s iPhones X
      APPLE's newly launched smart phone Apple X is making a clear innovative statement.The post Incredible tech: Only your face unlocks Apple’s iPhones X appeared first on Vanguard News.
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    • Nigerian software developers get 9mobile API boost
      NIGERIAN software developers and their Small and Medium Enterprise partners may have their software solutions strengthened as 9mobile has agreed to give them access to telecommunication infrastructure through mobile communication Application Programm
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    • Tips on getting your ideal laundry technology
      WASHING machines,in the 90s, were considered household appliances for aristocracy and poorly trained females. With the coming of the jet age and the high rising population of working women, washing machines have become a time saving necessity for eve
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    • Human Mind Computer can create 750m jobs in 5 years – Innovator
      A scientist, Mr Peter Matthews-Akukalia, on Thursday said his invention; the Human Mind Computer could create an estimated 750 million jobs in five years.The post Human Mind Computer can create 750m jobs in 5 years – Innovator appeared first on Va
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    • Auditor General accuses Nipost of non remittance N150m IGR
      The latest audit report released by the office of the Auditor-General of the Federation, AuGF has revealed that the Nigerian Postal Service, Nipost Abuja, failed to transfer the sum of N150 million from the 2015 internally generated revenue, IGR of t
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    • How Microsoft is boosting digital learning in schools with new tools, services
      Combining the right tools and teaching expertise to transform education, the software giant, Microsoft has introduced a new set of educational products and services, inspired by teachers and students.The post How Microsoft is boosting digital learni
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    • More debate on telecom mast radiation
      SINCE the introduction of wireless telecommunication in the 1990s, there has been unending argument, whether telephone networks emit electromagnetic radiation, EMR, which pollutes cities and rural areas. The post More debate on telecom mast radiatio
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    • 9mobile gives subscribers Moreflex Hybrid Premium Bundles
      9mobile, has said it will continue to improve positive customer experience for its subscribers. This resolve, according to the telecom company, is reflected in the recent launch of a new service “Moreflex Hybrid Premium Bundles.”The post 9mobile
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    • NITDA warns MDAs against IT procurements without Agency’s approval
      The National Information Technology Development Agency, NITDA has warned all Federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs as well as other government establishments on the need to seek clearance from the Agency before embarking on any Informati
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    • Embrace local culture, traditions, Glo charges youths
      TELECOM company, Globacom, has charged Nigerian youths to embrace indigenous culture and tradition, as the company felicitated with the people of Ijebu Ode on the occasion of this year’s Ojude Oba Festival.The post Embrace local culture, traditi
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    • Space business should attract more Government attention – Onuh
      The Centre for Satellite Technology Development, CSTD, is one of the activity centres in the National Space Research and Development Agency, NARSDA.The post Space business should attract more Government attention – Onuh appeared first on Vanguard
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    • Africans break UN’s threshold on mobile phone, data spending
      JUST like in other activities Africans are breaking known boundaries and creating new records, while the continent, for the wrong reasons, is also calling the shots in telecom spending.The post Africans break UN’s threshold on mobile phone, data s
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    • Ericsson, Qualcomm Technologies complete CAT-M1 test solution in Africa for IoT
      Ericsson and QualcommTechnologies have successfully completed a lab trial for a Cat-M1 solution with MTN South Africa in support of MTN’s Internet of Things , IoT ambitions.The post Ericsson, Qualcomm Technologies complete CAT-M1 test solution in
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    • Review IT curriculum in universities to address industry needs, IT professionals insist
      There appears to be fresh worry among the Nigerian IT Professional as a result of obsolete Information Technology curriculum in the Nigerian universities.The post Review IT curriculum in universities to address industry needs, IT professionals insis
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    • Konga partners with LASG to support MSMEs
      Committed to deepening commerce and trade in Africa by supporting and empowering Micro Small & Medium Enterprises, Online Mall, Konga has collaborated with the Lagos State government to host the second Micro Small & Medium Entreprises exclusive fair
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    • Youths urged to embrace science, technology early
      NIGERIANS have been urged to prioritise the study of Science, technologija, Engineering and Mathematics, STEM, for pupils in order to have an impeccable academic backgroun. This was stated in Lagos when pupils of Carol School, Lagos paid a visit to the
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      • What To Expect When You Buy The New Gionee A1 lite Smart Phone
        If you have a thing for selfie phones or smartphones with big batteries then you must have heard of Gionee A1 Lite.The Gionee A1 Lite is aimed at selfie lovers and features a 20MP front facing camera, you also get a 4000mAH battery on the device.
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      • Garanntor Acquires Bytes Web Hosting Company
        Garanntor Hosting, the fastest growing web hosting company in West Africa, has announced the acquisition of Bytes Hosting, a division of Bytes & Data Systems, with effect from 1st September 2017.Garanntor has acquired over 550 active hosting accounts
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      • Our Chatbot and Facebook Ads Training Holds Today At Allen, Ikeja Lagos Nigeria
        Myself and my friend, Adesanya Sunday will today (Sept 9,, 2017), host a practical class for 30 people at Allen avenue, Ikeja Lagos strictly on chatbot marketing and Facebook advertising. The training will take place at Tech24 conference room at Nikk
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      • Ogbongeblog Chatbot Is Live! Latest Updates Can Now Be Delivered To Your Facebook Inbox
        I've set up a Facebook Messenger chatbot for Ogbongeblog.You can try it at chatbot will enable you read latest updates from Ogbongeblog in Messenger by just sending "latest posts" or "latest updates" as a message to the bot.Bes
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      • How I Renew Letsencrypt SSL Certificate
        If you are using the free Letsencrypt ssl certificate for your site, I expect you to be aware that it expires every 90 days. While some web hosting companies autorenew letsencrypt for you, some don't. If your web hosting company doesn't auto renew it
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      • How I Receive Sulvo Ad Network Payment In Nigeria
        It's no longer news that I monetize my blog with Sulvo ads in addition to Google Adsense ads. The sticky 300x250 ad that you see by the right hand corner when you view this blog on desktop and that sticky 300x100 that displays at the top when you vie
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      • Swissgolden Team Sparta Gold Invasion Event Holds Today In Lagos
        Swissgolden Team Sparta is proud to invite you to the Gold Invasion event which will take place today in Lagos, Nigeria. Highlights of the event include music, comedy, dance and GOLD. There shall be celebration of Swissgolden earnings and victories.
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      • Unboxing The New Gionee A1 Lite: Heavy On Specs & Lite On The Pocket
        Gionee has dropped the latest in its A series of smartphones by launching the A1 Lite smartphone. The big highlight of the smartphone is its selfie camera, and its 4000mAh battery. Apart from packing a heavy punch in the specs arena, the Gionee A1 Li
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      • TruexGOLD is giving out N100K for Articles with MOST comments
        The TRUEX BLOGGERS CHALLENGE has taken a different shape as the price money has now been raised to N100K as confirmed on TruexGOLD’s official Facebook page.The urgent increment was made as a result of so many complaints which the MGT received from
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      • Get Free Web Hosting In Nigeria at Hub8
        You can now get free web hosting in Nigeria at Hub8.Unlike any other webhost in the entire industry, they offer you web hosting for FREE. The best part, though, is that the free service is just as good as the paid one. Surprisingly, there are no Ads
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      • Become Quickteller Paypoint Agent In Nigeria and Make Money From Financial Services
        You can now make money in Nigeria if you become a Quickteller Paypoint agent in Nigeria.As an agent, you will be able to manage Paypoint for Quickteller and have access to an array of exciting commissions and incentives as you offer financial servic
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      • How To Join Oriflame Business in Nigeria
        If you want to join Oriflame business in Nigeria, you can join either by contacting a registered Oriflame consultant in Nigeria or by contacting the Oriflame office in Nigeria. You can also register to become Oriflame consultant by filling the Orifla
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      • Add Push Notifications To Blogger Blogs FREE With OneSignal
        If you are looking for a means of notifying your blog readers instantly after publishing a blog post, you can try adding web push notifications to your Blogger blog by making use of You don’t even have to create a mobile app for your
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      • Recharge Glo Airtime With *323* Instead of *123* and Get x4 Bonus Instantly!
        If you recharge N100 airtime or more on your Glo line, you can now get four times (4X) the value of the recharge as bonus, which can be used to call all networks in Nigeria + 30 international destinations, send text messages and for browsing.To enjo
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      • How I Add Sticky Ad To The Top Of Blogger Mobile View
        As at the time of publishing this post, if you view Ogbongeblog on mobile devices, you will likely notice an ad that sticks to the top of the blog.Well, that ad is not an adsense ad unit. It is an ad unit I generated from my Sulvo account. Sulvo o
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      • How To Add Spaces Between Widgets On Blogger Emporio Theme Sidebar
        By default, spaces do not display in-between widgets that display on the sidebar of blogs using the Emporio Blogger theme. This makes the widgets not to stand out like the way they display on sidebar of blogs using the Blogger awesome template.Well,…
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      • What Is The Best Way To Market Your Blog Content?
        Your blog or website will not get the attention it deserves if you are not marketing it the right way. Hence in this post, we are going to share with you, best way you can market your blog content. It is not rocket science - you can get started asap.
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      • 7 Oriflame Nigeria Products I Bought For Less Than N10,000
        You can shop for Oriflame products in Nigeria and get it delivered to you anywhere in Nigeria if you can't pick them up at oriflame Nigeria offices or SPO. The products, which are always created in Sweden and distributed worldwide, are made with na
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      • Nokia 6 and Nokia 5 Now Available In Selected Retail Stores in Nigeria
        HMD Global, the home of Nokia phones, has announced that its first Nokia smartphone range – comprising of the Nokia 3, Nokia 5 and Nokia 6 –all three are available for purchase from selected operator and retail stores in Nigeria. Launched at an
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      • I'm Now Oriflame Nigeria Consultant
        You heard me right? taip, I'm now Oriflame Nigeria consultant.If you're also interested in becoming a consultant of Oriflame Nigeria, click here to join my Whatsapp app group where I will explain to you how it works, how to make money with Oriflame N
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      • You Won’t Believe What People Are Saying About The New Gionee A1 Smart Phone
        I've been impressed with the Gionee A1's large battery and powerful selfie camera, but I wanted to see how other Gionee A1 users were getting on with their device now that they've had some time to put it to the test. It turns out owners have plenty t
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      • #ImoseAwoofOnKonga and #ImoseAwoofonJumia Lets You Get Discount On All Imose Devices
        Guys, HURRY here! It’s the AWOOF season again with Imose Mobile!!!Imose recognize many of their customers missed out on the #ImoseAt3Deals and hence, one of the many reasons the company is here with the #ImoseAwoofOnKongaand #ImoseAwoofOnJumiadeal
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      • UBA, Ecobank, Fidelitybank, First Bank of Nigeria International Spending Limits Increased
        In a move intended to enable more convenient and seamless transactions when making purchases outside Nigeria, Ecobank, UBA, GTBank and First Bank of Nigeria have increased the monthly international spending limits on their Naira cards which are enabl
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      • GTBank Mastercard International Spending Limit Increased From $100 To $1000
        GTBank Mastercard international spending limit has been increased from $100 to $1000. This has been communicated officially to GTBank account holders via email. No doubt, this is a good news especially to Nigerian Facebook advertisers and importers.
        - 61 prieš dienas 21 liepa 17, 6:22esu -
      • How To Fund Payoneer Account In Nigeria
        After you open a Payoneer account in Nigeria, you will need to fund Payoneer card issued to you before you can use it for online payments and after you fund Payoneer account, you can sell the fund to other holders of the Payoneer Mastercard.Incase y
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