In a significant policy shift, the Federal Government of Nigeria has announced the lifting of the ban on cryptocurrency transactions, allowing Virtual Assets Service Providers (VASPs) to operate within a carefully regulated framework. The decision comes as a response to evolving global trends and a recognition of the growing importance […]
In an exciting turn of events, the Nigerian series “THE PLAN” has secured its place as the second most-watched show on Netflix in 2023, boasting an impressive 2.2 million views. The announcement was made by the series’ Executive Producer, Director, and Writer, Dimbo Atiya, who expressed his elation on Twitter.
“Blood Vessel,” the latest thriller/horror offering from Play Network Studios, takes audiences on a gripping journey through the oil-rich Nembe community of Bayelsa State. With a runtime of 1 hour and 59 minutes, this 2023 release is a tale of three parallel stories that intertwine in a web of love, survival, and gut-wrenching betrayal.
In a ceremony held today at the Ministry for Industry, Trade and Investment, the Honourable Minister, Dr Doris Uzoka-Anite, administered the oath of office to the newly appointed Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) of various agencies and parastatals under the ministry’s supervision. Among the distinguished individuals inaugurated was Dr. Ifeanyi Chukwunonso Okeke, FCA, who assumed the position of Director General of the Standards Organization of Nigeria (SON).
Nigerian Women with Disabilities Find Hope in a Mobile App In a Special Report, we explore how innovative technology is making a significant impact in the fight against gender-based violence (GBV), particularly among women with disabilities in Nigeria. Introduction: A Silent Crisis Gender-based violence continues to plague communities […]
Closely after the streek of successes recorded by the movie “Jagun-Jagun”, by the Nigerian Film Maker, Femi Adebayo, and in a groundbreaking achievement for African cinema, Editi Effiong’s directorial debut, “The Black Book,” has taken the world by storm, hitting the impressive #4 spot on Netflix’s global charts just two […]
Google is celebrating its 25th birthday, marking a quarter-century of technological innovation, information accessibility, and global connectivity. Its journey in Nigeria, like in many parts of the world, has been transformative. The most prominent contribution Google has made to Nigeria is bridging the information gap. Sundar Pichai, Google CEO, emphasises […]
…when the future of creativity stands on the shoulders of stolen works. In an age where technology is rapidly advancing, there is a quiet battle taking place behind the scenes—a battle between creatives and the giants of the tech world. This battle revolves around the unauthorized use of authors’ works […]
At the launch of WhatsApp Channels, the platform gained immediate traction. The largest account on the community belonged to Nigerian influencer Brainjotter
The recent tragic demise of Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, popularly known as Mohbad, has once again brought to the forefront the dire need for a comprehensive National Creative Industry Policy in Nigeria. Mohbad’s untimely death, reportedly precipitated by a contentious contract dispute with his record label, Marlian Records, serves as a […]