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Mainnet Value Creation For Satoshi Core Chain

Satoshi Core Chain digest – Part 2, written by Blaq50 – a community mod on the official Discord channel. We found this educative and worth publishing. Participants on Satoshi CORE Mining can join the Announcement Section and also the Telegram Chat Forum to be getting up-to-date information ahead of MainNet, and other necessities. 2.1 billion […]

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Nigeria Begins Talks With Binance; Planning Economic Diversity Through Blockchain Technology

In a bid to diversify the economy which over the years depended solely on crude oil, the Federal Government of Nigeria is currently in talks with the cryptographic giant, Binance to expand it’s economic scope through the Blockchain technology. Bloomberg reports that, Nigerian authorities and cryptocurrencies investment and exchange platform, Binance Holdings Ltd. are in […]

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NCC Advises On Automatic Updates Of Antiviruses To Avoid Vulnerabilities

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has advised telecom consumers and other Information and Communications Technology (ICT) end users on the need to always enable automatic update features for AVAST and AVG antiviruses to prevent potential cyber vulnerabilities. This was contained in a new advisory released by the Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT), the cybersecurity […]

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See New Features Introduces By WhatsApp Making Group Admins More Powerful

Meta owned messaging platform, WhatsApp has introduced a new feature that will accord more power to group administrators. In a statement made available on its blog page, the renowned messaging platform disclosed that one of its newly introduced features will allow group administrators to delete errant messages from other group members. “Group admins will be […]

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FG Trains Zamfara Youths On Smart Phone Repairs

The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development has trained 168 unemployed youths in Zamfara state on smart phone repairs. Speaking at the graduation ceremony in Gusau, the Humanitarian Minister, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq said the training was among the federal government’s initiatives to provide employment for Nigerians. The 168 participants were […]

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5G Network: List Of Phones To Stop Working From 2022

Following the switch to the 5G network for a better, internet experience, especially in terms of speed, top companies that offer cell phone service are phasing out cellphone compatible with 3G. This necessary phasing out will also affect phones used only for the purpose of calling 911 services and some older 4G mobile phones that […]

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PWDS: FG Empowers Identified Producers of Assistive Technologies In 36 States

The Federal Government has commenced the empowerment of identified local producers of Assistive Technologies in 36 States of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory, in Lokoja, Kogi State capital. The Honourable Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Sadiya Umar Farouq, represented by the Director of Special Needs, Mrs. Nkechi Onwukwe, said […]

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NCC Uncovers Cyber Threats To Windows Platforms, Routers

The Computer Security Incidents Response Team (CSIRT) set up by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) for the telecoms sector, has discovered two new separate cyber threats targeting Windows Platforms and a particular kind of routers respectively. The discoveries were made known in two separate advisories released by the cyber-space protection team earlier this week. The […]

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Technology-Driven Policing: NPF Rescure Me Application Upgraded – IGP

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba, psc (+), NPM, fdc, has confirmed an upgrade of the Nigeria Police Force crime reporting mobile application known as ‘NPF Rescue Me’ application which is valuable to effectively report emergencies, criminal activities, and professional misconducts of police officers, for rapid and immediate reaction by operatives of the […]

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Nigeria’s Global Competitiveness Ranking Improved – Minister

The Minister of Federal Ministry of Science,Technology and Innovation, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, has said that Nigeria’s global competitiveness ranking has improved from the Position of 124 out of 140 countries by 2015/2016 to a position of 115 out of 140 countries by 2018/ 2019. Onu made this statement during the opening of the National Council […]