By News Investigators On Saturday, October 7th, 2017

Digital Switch-on: Broadcast Engineer Warns Against Using Outdated Equipment

New Investigators/As Nigeria gradually inch towards the much hyped set deadline for digital switch over from analogue to the digital mode of signal distribution or Digital Terrestrial Transmission (DTT), a Broadcast More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Senate Approves $1.8Billion Lagos- Rail Project, $750 Kano Million For Ten Other States

By News Investigators – The Senate on Thursday approved a sum of $1.806bn for the Lagos-Ibadan segment of the Lagos-Kano rail modernization project. The Senate also approved external borrowing for 10 states More...

By News Investigators On Friday, June 9th, 2017

Ripples Over Substandard Digital Switch-Over Equipment

There are indications that the success recorded at the recent launch of Nigeria’s digital switch over in Jos and Abuja may be on the decline as subscribers have continued to register their displeasure over the More...

By News Investigators On Friday, April 21st, 2017

Shittu Seeks Collaboration With Military On ICT

The Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu has said that the ministry is ready to collaborate with the Nigerian Army on Information Communications Technology (ICT). The Minister said this when he visited the More...

By News Investigators On Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Stakeholders Oppose Illegal Plans By Foreign Companies To Take Over DDT Airspace

By Nuel Suji – Stakeholders in the broadcast industry have opposed illegal plans by foreign companies to take over the DDT airspace.   They hinged their argument on the 2012 white paper on the digital switchover More...

By News Investigators On Friday, September 2nd, 2016

Buhari Commends Zuckerberg For Inspiring Nigerian Youths

I’m here to promote “fast and cheap” internet connectivity – Zuckerberg By Sadiq Umar – President Muhammadu Buhari has commended the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Co-founder of Facebook, Mark More...

By News Investigators On Monday, May 9th, 2016

What Does China’s One Belt One Road Strategy Mean For NigComSat -1R

China’s partnership with Nigeria in satellite technology is yielding dividends, but can Nigeria leverage President Xi’s One Belt One Road Initiative to further consolidate its space technology drive?, asks Idowu More...

By News Investigators On Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

Packaging Technology: Expert Advocates Use Of Silos Made Of Termite Mud

By Henry Oloja –  Dr. Francis Olaniji Adegunloye, an expert in the field of Agricultural Engineering and a Lecturer at Adeyemi College of Education (ACE) Ondo has called for the use of Silos made from termites More...

By News Investigators On Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

Pay TV in Nigeria: Chinese StarTimes battles for supremacy with main rival Dstv

Nigeria has set 2017 as its new digital switch over date, but then, can NTA-StarTimes leverage on the extension for a bigger slice of pay-tv market share?, asks Idowu John Bakare StarTimes, the Chinese pay TV provider, More...

By News Investigator On Tuesday, July 28th, 2015

Nigeria’s Crude Export Threatens As China Launches Fastest-Charging Electric Bus

…fully charged in 10 seconds By Sadiq Umar Nigeria’s crude oil export may be further threatened as the world’s fastest charging electric buses, with a battery that takes just 10 seconds to be More...

By News Investigator On Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

Kidnapping: NIMCC Advocates Use Of Personal Locator Beacons As Security Measure

By Sadiq Umar As the incidence of kidnapping increases in the country, Nigerians have been advised to get personal locator beacons as part of safety precautions. Head of the Nigerian Mission Control Center (NIMCC), More...

By News Investigator On Sunday, September 7th, 2014

SON Raises Alarm Over Building Collapse, Says Only 5 Percent Of Blocks In Nigeria Meets Standard

By Funmi Emmanuel, Abuja.The Director General of the Standards Organisation of Nigeria, SON, Dr. Joseph Odumodu has raised an alarm about building construction in the country, disclosing that only five percent of More...

By News Investigator On Monday, July 21st, 2014

Minister Calls For Application Of Science And Technology Innovations In African Countries

By Chuks Sunday, Abuja.African scientists have being urged to apply science and technology innovations (STI) in their various countries, as a means of improving socio-economic conditions.The call was made by the More...

By News Investigator On Saturday, June 28th, 2014

Aliyu Urges Implementation Of Sci. & Tech Innovation At Grassroot

Chuks Sunday, Minna. The Governor of Niger State, Dr. Babangida Aliyu has urged participants at the recently concluded meeting of the National Council on Science and Technology to engender positive impact through More...

By News Investigator On Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

Jonathan Unveils First Nigeria’s Indigenous Drone

Nigeria has unveiled it first homemade Nigeria Air Force (NAF) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) as part of the government efforts to reposition its air defence system. President Goodluck Jonathan  at he occasion More...