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Egbin Power Adds 220MW to National Grid

Power generation has received a boost following the rehabilitation of Egbin Power Plc’s ST-06, a 220-megawatt (MW) steam turbine generator after eight years during which the turbine remained inoperable. This brings the plant back to its installed capacity of 1,320MW. The management of the company, in a statement by its chief executive officer, Mike Uzoigwe,

ICT Ministry To Push 3G Technology At 50% In 2015

Minister of Communications Technology, Mrs Omobola JohnsonThe Federal Ministry of Communication Technology is expected to ensure 3G broadband services to the reach of at least 50% of Nigerian population in 2015. According to Dr Omobola Johnson, the ministry is aiming at making Nigeria a leading economy by 2020, the Federal Government has even set 80%

Eko Disco to Commence Installation of Smart Meters Soon

The management of Eko Electricity Distribution Company (EKEDC) said on Thursday in Lagos that it would soon commence the installation of smart meters to its consumers. The Principal Manager, Public Affairs Division, EKEDC Mr Ademola Adegoke, said this during an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). Adegoke said that the smart meters would

Banning social media “impossible,” Vietnamese premier says

Vietnamese Prime Minister, Nguyen Dung, whose government has been criticised for targeting political bloggers and online activists, said a ban on social media is “impossible. Nguyen Dung said at a gathering in Government Office, Hanoi on Thursday. “All the people at this meeting join social networks “We do not prevent it. It is impossible to

Dell Lowers All-Flash Storage Cost Barrier with New Enterprise Class Dell Storage Arrays

    Delivering on its commitment to transform the storage industry with industry-leading customer value and economics, Dell today announced the global availability of new enterprise class Dell Storage all-flash array (AFA) configurations starting at only $25,000 (US). With this launch, Dell offers customers the lowest entry price for an all-flash mid-range solution by any