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50% Of Passenger Vehicles Will Be Electric By 2040

On a global scale, passenger electric vehicles shot up from 450,000 to 2.1 million in 2019. According to A BloombergNEF report, there...

UK hospital first to use AI cancer treatment tool

The pioneering treatment from Project InnerEye, which could relieve the UK’s cancer treatment backlog, is being offered for free at Addenbrooke's hospital...

FG to Deploy Science and Technology for Mining Sector

The Federal Government is to deploy Science and Technology in the area of solid mineral exploitation so as to accelerate economic diversification...

Blast From the Past: Breakthrough in Centuries-Old Effort to Unravel Astronomical Mystery

An international team of astronomers using Gemini North’s GNIRS instrument have discovered that CK Vulpeculae, first seen as a bright new star...

Physicists Successfully Modify a Semiconductor to Create a Superconductor

Three physicists in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, together with their colleagues from the Southern...

Your data and how it is used to gain your vote

How much do political parties know about you - and how is it used to try to sway your vote?

UK To Impose Tougher Rules On Google, Facebook

Britain announced Friday it will set up a watchdog to regulate tech giants such as Facebook and Google and improve their transparency...

Robot that can detect Coronavirus and enforce face mask rules undergoes trials

A human-like robot that can test for coronavirus and tell patients off for not wearing a face mask is undergoing trials in...

New Zealand mass stranding leaves nearly 100 whales dead

About 100 pilot whales and bottlenose dolphins have died in a mass stranding on the remote Chatham Islands, about 800km (497 miles)...

Pakistan bans TikTok for failing to filter vulgarity

Tiktok’s failure to implement orders to filter immoral content prompted Pakistan’s telecommunications regulator to ban the video-sharing platform on Friday.

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Nigerians detained in Saudi Arabia cry out for help, FG reacts

Some Nigerians detained in Saudi Arabia over expired visas and inability to renew their residency, have appealed for...

We Won’t Allow Anyone Cause Ethnic Crisis In Oyo – Gov Makinde

The Oyo State Governor ‘Seyi Makinde on Friday said his government will not allow anyone to cause ethnic tension or harass anyone...

Insecurity: Boko Haram regrouping in Nasarawa – Gov Sule raises alarm

Nasarawa Governor Abdulahi Sule has said that members of the dreaded sect, Boko Haram, are regrouping in the state and carrying out...

Victor Osimhen finally recovers from COVID-19

Napoli and Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen has finally recovered from coronavirus.  The Nigerian international, 22,  first tested positive...

FG finally confirms Madu as NSCDC Commandant General

A Deputy Commandant General of Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Hillary Kelechi Madu, has finally assumed office as the Acting...