Tag - China

Railway Construction: Lagos To Close Two Roads

The Lagos State Government on Wednesday has announced its plan to close two roads in the the state for the ongoing Lagos – Ibadan railway project. The two roads to be affected ate Jonathan Coker Street in the Fagba area and Yaba Level Crossing. According to a statement by the state government, Jonathan Coker Street in...

Government Need To Borrow More, Increase VAT – Fashola

The Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, says the federal government still owes contractors working on federal road projects up to N306 billion, defending why the government should raise VAT and borrow more. Mr Fashola was speaking against the background of a report by Daily Trust on Monday that Nigeria has spent about N1.5...

Jack Ma – Co-founder Of Alibaba Group To Visit Nigeria

Nigeria's Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment will host its first-ever Digital Economy Summit with the theme, “Leveraging Digital Economy for Trade & Investment, “at the Statehouse Banquet Hall, Abuja, on Thursday and Friday, November 14 – 15, 2019. This is in line with the Buhari administration’s drive to diversify the economy and lift 100...

iMessage On Android, Texting revolution Updated

How something called RCS could change the way you text forever. Apple's iMessage is the glue that keeps users stuck to the iPhone. Android phones do many things well, but when it comes to texting, the iPhone has Google beat. Apple's iMessage app supports group messaging and read receipts, and has that addictive blue bubble...

I SMELL A RAT – Femi Fani-Kayode

Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode has alleged the federal government's two-month-old border closure is a grand attempt to sour Christmas celebration for Southerners. He lambasted Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service, Hameed Ali, for his widespread statement in which he compared the country's border closure to a similar move by the Chinese...