Nigeria police promotes nation’s first Olympic gold medalist Chioma Ajunwa to rank of ASP

Nigeria’s First Olympic Gold Medalist, Chioma Ajunmwa has just been promoted as a Police officer. She got promoted to the post of Assistant Commissioner of Police a few days ago. Before her promotion, she was the Deputy Commandant, Police Training School Ikeja. Chioma is a former athlete who specialised in the long jump. After various… Read More Nigeria police promotes nation’s first Olympic gold medalist Chioma Ajunwa to rank of ASP

U.S. communications regulators approve repeal of net neutrality rules

The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted along party lines on Thursday to repeal landmark 2015 rules aimed at ensuring a free and open internet, setting up a court fight over a move that could recast the digital landscape. The approval of FCC Chairman Ajit Pai’s proposal in a 3-2 vote marked a victory for internet… Read More U.S. communications regulators approve repeal of net neutrality rules

NNPC discloses expectance of ships laden with over hundred million litres of petrol

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), on Tuesday, disclosed that it is expecting up to five ships loaded with 50 million litres each of petrol in the country within the next three days. This is in a bid to bridge the noticeable shortage in the volume of petrol available for supply and distribution across Nigeria,… Read More NNPC discloses expectance of ships laden with over hundred million litres of petrol

Walt Disney set to acquire Fox Inc in deal worth $52billion

Walt Disney Co. on Thursday agreed to buy film, television and international businesses from Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. for $52.4 billion in stock. The deal, which was announced on Thursday, will end more than half a century of expansion by Murdoch who turned a single Australian newspaper he inherited from his father at… Read More Walt Disney set to acquire Fox Inc in deal worth $52billion

Police arrest thirteen female suspects for illegal production of Nigerian currency

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Rivers State Police Command in a joint sting operation on Wednesday apprehended thirteen female suspects over their alleged involvement in illegal printing and minting of the Nigerian currency. The state Police Command made the disclosure at a media briefing in Port Harcourt while speaking on the clamp… Read More Police arrest thirteen female suspects for illegal production of Nigerian currency

T-Mobile acquires Layer3 TV, set to launch streaming television service in 2018

T-Mobile US Inc said on Wednesday that it will launch a new streaming television service next year after buying startup Layer3 TV for an undisclosed amount. The moves come as competitors are seeking ways to provide content to win over customers in a saturated market, and after the No. 3 U.S. wireless carrier and No.… Read More T-Mobile acquires Layer3 TV, set to launch streaming television service in 2018

Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar

Myanmar’s government said on Wednesday that police had arrested two Reuters journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo. The reporters had been working on stories about a military crackdown on the Rohingya Muslim minority in Rahkine State that has caused almost 650,000 people to flee to neighboring Bangladesh. The Ministry of Information said in a… Read More Two Reuters journalists arrested in Myanmar