FG To Host First Nigerian Social Media Summit 

The Nigerian Social Media Summit #NSMS2018 focused on the business, educational and political sector has been unveiled in Nigeria today. The event slated to hold in Abuja on August 12-14, 2018 is being organised by MY EVENTS, a Malaysian-Nigerian company with 10 years’ experience and expertise in events crafting with endorsement by the Nigerian government.… Read More FG To Host First Nigerian Social Media Summit 

Alphabet’s Loon to deploy high-speed Internet balloon with Telkom Kenya in 2019

​Alphabet Inc’s Loon said on Thursday it would deploy its system of balloons to beam high-speed Internet access with Telkom Kenya from next year to cover rural and suburban populations, marking its first commercial deal in Africa. Known as Project Loon, the technology was developed by Alphabet’s X, the company’s innovation lab. It has since… Read More Alphabet’s Loon to deploy high-speed Internet balloon with Telkom Kenya in 2019

Israel passes divisive Jewish nation-state law

​Israel passed a law on Thursday to declare that only Jews have the right of self-determination in the country, something members of the Arab minority called racist and verging on apartheid. The ‘nation-state’ law, backed by the right-wing government, passed by a vote of 62-55 and two abstentions in the 120-member parliament after months of… Read More Israel passes divisive Jewish nation-state law

Eleven injured following bomb explosions in Iraqi city of Kirkuk 

Several roadside bombs and mortar rounds wounded 11 people in the northern Iraqi oil city of Kirkuk on Wednesday, witnesses said. A police official said the bombs had targeted a commercial district of the city. Security forces in Iraq have largely defeated Islamic State militants, removing them from Mosul and other cities and towns. But… Read More Eleven injured following bomb explosions in Iraqi city of Kirkuk