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Boko Haram War is Strange to us, Says Obanikoro

Boko Haram War is Strange to us, Says Obanikoro

Former Minister of State for Defence, Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, on Thursday in Abuja said that the military needed all encouragement in the fight against insurgents, noting that, the war against Boko Haram is strange to Nigeria. Obanikoro, who is also the Patron of Support our Troops Foundation, an NGO, said this when the foundation presented

West African Allied Forces Invade Sambisa Forest

Nigerian military, supported by Chad, Niger and Cameroon, on Thursday stormed the Sambisa Forest in Borno State, killing a good number of insurgents. A top military source told Channels Television that the air forces bombarded the insurgents, before ground forces moved in and incapacitated the insurgents. Already the insurgents have been pushed out of Gamboru

Why Internet Exchange Points Suffer Low Patronage in Nigeria

There are strong indications that Nigeria’s multi-million dollar Internet Exchange Points (IXPs) may continue to experience low patronage, as majority of the Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in the country are not yet connected. According to The Guardian findings, with Nigeria home to about 184 ISPs, only 37 are currently connected to the IXPs. The country

Jonathan To Address National Issues Today, Feb 11

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan will host a special edition of the Presidential Media Chat today, Wednesday, February 11, 2015. During the programme, which will be broadcast live on the network services of the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA), Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN) and the Voice of Nigeria (VON). A statement by the Special Adviser

Intel to Acquire Lantiq; Advancing the Connected Home

Accelerating into Smart Gateways and Intelligent Access Networks Intel Corporation has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Lantiq, a leading supplier of broadband access and home networking technologies. The transaction is expected to close in approximately 90 days  Smart gateways and intelligent access networks are important elements in Intel’s efforts to make everything smart, connected and