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FCT TIGHTHENS SECURITY, DISTRIBUTES SOPHISTICATED GADGETS TO SECURITY AGENCIES

FCT TIGHTHENS SECURITY, DISTRIBUTES SOPHISTICATED GADGETS TO SECURITY AGENCIES

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has distributed different gadgets to security agencies operating within the territory to strengthen the fight against criminality. The gadgets which includes, bullet proof jackets, hand grenades, helmet and other sensitive security equipment, were procured to compliment the initial 60 operational vehicles that were earlier distributed to security agencies by...

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Facebook, Instagram users to pay $12 monthly for verification

Facebook, Instagram users to pay $12 monthly for verification

Facebook and Instagram owner Meta will launch a paid subscription service starting at $11.99 a month allowing users to verify their accounts, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced Sunday, following a similar move by Elon Musk at Twitter. Meta Verified, which will roll out first in Australia and New Zealand this week, will let users “verify your...

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YouTube CEO CUTs LONGTIME TIES with GOOGLE as she retires

YouTube CEO CUTs LONGTIME TIES with GOOGLE as she retires

A longtime Google executive, Susan Wojcicki is stepping down as YouTube’s CEO, after nine years of running the video site. Susan played a key role in the company’s creation, which has reshaped entertainment, culture and politics, according to AP. The announcement of her departure was contained in an email to YouTube employees that was shared...

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iOS app developers earn $320bn in 14 years – Apple

iOS app developers earn $320bn in 14 years – Apple

American multinational technology company, Apple Inc., has disclosed that app developers earned over $320 billion as income on their apps in the last 14 years. It said the app developers are those on Apple’s iOS store. This was contained in Apple’s review of the app store performance for 2022. The company said that the earnings...

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UPDATED: ENUGU STATE GOVERNOR, IFEANYI UGWUANYI BREAKS SIX YEARS DARKNESS, COMMISSIONS ELECTRIFICATION PROJECT IN ENUGU LOCAL GOVERNMENT, AWGU SOUTH

UPDATED: ENUGU STATE GOVERNOR, IFEANYI UGWUANYI BREAKS SIX YEARS DARKNESS, COMMISSIONS ELECTRIFICATION PROJECT IN ENUGU LOCAL GOVERNMENT, AWGU SOUTH

The people of Achi in Oji River local government and the entire Awgu South were indeed filled with songs of joy and laughter as they were finally able to see their their bulbs shine light again after 6 years. The commissioning of the momentous event which took place on the 4th of January 2023 saw...

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Twitter Hacked With Over 200 Million User Email Addresses Stolen- Cybersecurity Expert

Twitter Hacked With Over 200 Million User Email Addresses Stolen- Cybersecurity Expert

Alon Gal, co-founder of Israeli cybersecurity-monitoring firm Hudson Rock has said hackers stole more than 200 million email addresses of Twitter users and posted them on an online hacking forum. The security researcher in a LinkedIn post on Wednesday said it was “one of the most significant leaks I’ve seen.” The breach “will unfortunately lead...

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INEC : Over 1.4 m ad hoc staff’ll be trained on usage of BVAS For 2023 General Election

INEC : Over 1.4 m ad hoc staff’ll be trained on usage of BVAS For 2023 General Election

The Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC said More than 1.4 million adhoc staff will be trained in the effective usage of the Bimodal Voter Registration Systems (BVAS) for the 2023 general elections in Nigeria. INEC National Commissioner, Festus Okoye, made this disclosure during an interview on Channels TV’s show tagged, “2022 In Retrospect, an End-Of-Year...

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privacy control: France fines Microsoft 60 million euros over advertising cookies

privacy control: France fines Microsoft 60 million euros over advertising cookies

France’s privacy watchdog said Thursday it has fined US tech giant Microsoft 60 million euros ($64 million) for foisting advertising cookies on users. In the largest fine imposed in 2022, the National Commission for Technology and Freedoms (CNIL) said Microsoft’s search engine Bing had not set up a system allowing users to refuse cookies as...