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HEALTH

5 Places You Should Not Keep Your Mobile Phone to Avoid Damaging Your Health.

The mobile phone or GSM as it is usually called is one of the most popularly owned devices in the world. This gadget is highly prioritized by so many persons to the point they hardly go anywhere without having it glued to them. Although the mobile phone is an important handheld device with multi functionalities, it can still pose a lot of hazards when not popularly used or kept in the wrong places.

  3 months ago ago
5 Places You Should Not Keep Your Mobile Phone to Avoid Damaging Your Health.

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

6 Places That May Be Dangerous To Use Your Handset

The handset and the GSM technology has impacted on the life of very many people since the last century. It has made communication very easy and have made it possible for people to connect with one another across national boundaries. The enormous benefits notwithstanding, it has also been abused just like every other good thing.

  1 month ago ago
6 Places That May Be Dangerous To Use Your Handset

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Mike Adenuga And The GSM License Bid Of 2001.

During the GSM license bid round in 2001, there was an attempt to muscle out Chief Mike Adenuga. The then executive chairman of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) , Dr. Ernest Ndukwe, was very fair and transparent in the manner he handled the exercise. However, powerful forces within the Olusegun Obasanjo administration were bent on frustrating Adenuga from securing a telecoms license.

  1 month ago ago
Mike Adenuga And The GSM License Bid Of 2001.

MILITARY

3 Challenges Residents Could Face After 240 GSM Base Stations Were Shut Down In Zamfara State

As reported by the Punch News on the 5th of September 2021, all the GSM operators have executed the successful shutting down of their base stations in Zamfara State as ordered by the Nigerian Communications Commission. This order was given following several banditry attacks on residents of the state at different locations.

  2 months ago ago
3 Challenges Residents Could Face After 240 GSM Base Stations Were Shut Down In Zamfara State

MILITARY

Today's Headlines: Telecom Operators Shut Down Services In Zamfara; Military Coup In Guinea

Telecom in Zamfara shut down Over Insecurity Photo Credit: Sahara Reporters Base stations have been shut down by GSM operators in Zamfara following the recent directive of the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) that all telecom sites in the state should be suspended over rising insecurity. SaharaReporters had on Friday reported how Umar Garba Danbatta, Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Communications Commission in a letter to all telecom operators said the action was one of the strategies taken by security operatives in curbing banditry ravaging the state.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: Telecom Operators Shut Down Services In Zamfara; Military Coup In Guinea

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Opinion: Four Ways That Obasanjo Affected Nigeria Positively After Introducing GSM In 2001

During Olusegun Obasanjo's tenure, Nigeria achieved one of the best development from him. One of the greatest achievement he gave to Nigeria, was the introduction of GSM in 2001. Communication is an essential part of life, because people have to pass information from one place to another through a communication channel.

  5 months ago ago
Opinion: Four Ways That Obasanjo Affected Nigeria Positively After Introducing GSM In 2001

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Long Awaited Kaduna GSM Plaza Has Been Completed (See Photos)

Pictures of the newly completed GSM Plaza in Kaduna state has surfaced the internet and the man of the moment to that regard is no one else but the executive governor of Kaduna state, Mallam Nasir Ahmed Elrufai. According to Inside Kaduna, "The conversion of the old KASUPDA Building along Ahmadu Bello way to a GSM Plaza is complete.

  5 months ago ago
Long Awaited Kaduna GSM Plaza Has Been Completed (See Photos)

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

The Shutdown Of Telecom In Zamfara State To Curtail Banditry Might Cause More Harm Than Good

A few days back, the NCC ordered the shutdown of all telecommunication bases in Zamfara State to curtail the rising cases of banditry in the state. According to the Vice-Chairman of the commission, Prof Umar Danbata, the shutdown will last from 3rd to 17th September 2021.

  2 months ago ago
The Shutdown Of Telecom In Zamfara State To Curtail Banditry Might Cause More Harm Than Good

POLITICS

Photos Of The new GSM Village Built By the Bauchi State Governor

The Bauchi state governor, Senator Bala Muhammed, has made a great impact on the lives of his people and the environment of Bauchi state, as you can see below, a photo of the newly built GSM Village. Senator Bala is a man of integrity and always keeps his words.

  3 months ago ago
Photos Of The new GSM Village Built By the Bauchi State Governor

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

OPINION: Network Service Providers, Data Plans and What the Government Need to Do

Photo: Network mast, culled from FastTech Policies and Programmes of government, often, determine the modalities with which private and public companies operate their various businesses in the country. Operations and services of businesses are essential to human life. However, it is important that the operations and services of businesses are streamlined to foster the life of the citizens.

  2 months ago ago
OPINION: Network Service Providers, Data Plans and What the Government Need to Do

EDUCATION

ABU Zaria Provisional Time-Table For First Semester Examinations Released: Photos.

This is to inform the students of Ahmadu Bello University Zaria that the provisional timetable for first semester examination is out. Here is the time table below for Faculty of Physical Science: You are advice to take note of the following: (1) Print and secure your examinations card.

  6 months ago ago
ABU Zaria Provisional Time-Table For First Semester Examinations Released: Photos.

SOCIETY

OPINION: Who will save our youths from addiction to smartphones?

There is no doubt that the emergence of the Global System of Mobile Communication (GSM) which started in Nigeria from 1999 has added a lot of positive values to the lives of many citizens of Nigeria. The system has upgraded the manner people now communicate and has improved the way some of the people do their businesses.

  4 months ago ago
OPINION: Who will save our youths from addiction to smartphones?

ENTERTAINMENT

Kano State Ban Movies Displaying Kidnappings, Drug Addiction And Others In The State

The Kano Film Censorship Board, has henceforth prohibited showing or selling movies displaying kidnappings, drug addiction and snatching of GSM phones in the State. The Kano State Film Censorship Board has decided to ban the sale and showing of movies depicting various forms of anti social vices in the state.

  2 months ago ago
Kano State Ban Movies Displaying Kidnappings, Drug Addiction And Others In The State

ENTERTAINMENT

Movies showing kidnapping, drug addiction, banned in Kano

The Kano Film Censorship Board, has henceforth prohibited showing or selling movies displaying kidnappings, drug addiction and snatching of GSM phones in the State.The Board Executive Secretary, Ismaila Naaba Afakallah, explained in a chat that the prohibition becomes necessary, as the issues at stake have now turned notorious among Citizens.

  2 months ago ago
Movies showing kidnapping, drug addiction, banned in Kano

ENTERTAINMENT

Kano govt bans movies showing kidnapping, drug addiction and snatching of phones

The Kano Film Censorship Board, has henceforth prohibited showing or selling movies that displays kidnappings, drug addictions and snatching of GSM phones in the State. Mr. Ismaila Naaba Afakallah, the Board Executive Secretary, disclosed in a chat that the prohibition is very necessary due to the current security challenges ravaging the country at this point in time.

  2 months ago ago
Kano govt bans movies showing kidnapping, drug addiction and snatching of phones

ENTERTAINMENT

Kano Bans Showing or Selling Of Movies With Kidnapping, Drug Addiction And Snatching Of GSM Phones

According to a report released by THE WILL NIGERIA, today, September 21, 2021, the Kano Film Censorship Board has henceforth banned the showing or selling of movies displaying kidnapping, drug addiction and snatching of GSM phones. More so, according to the report, this was stated in statement released by the Board Executive Secretary, Ismaila Naaba Afakallah.

  2 months ago ago
Kano Bans Showing or Selling Of Movies With Kidnapping, Drug Addiction And Snatching Of GSM Phones

EDUCATION

2021 UTME Has The Least Incident Of Irregularities Since The Beginning Of CBT Exams In Nigeria- JAMB

It came as a surprise yesterday when the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board started releasing results of Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination candidates. So far, they've released the results of students who wrote the exam on the 19th of June, 20th of June, and on the 21st of June.

  5 months ago ago
2021 UTME Has The Least Incident Of Irregularities Since The Beginning Of CBT Exams In Nigeria- JAMB

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Checkout 4 Facts about ITF Mobile phones, The first Mobile Phone that is made in Nigeria.

It's been over 15years, that GSM mobile phones was introduced into the Nigerian society. Mobile phones have improved the quality of living of Nigerians. I.e ( Nigerians now enjoy services like mobile TV, electronic payments, cheap internet service, internet and mobile banking, and many more).

  5 months ago ago
Checkout 4 Facts about ITF Mobile phones, The first Mobile Phone that is made in Nigeria.

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Three Things You Should Know About International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI)

The International Mobile Equipment Identity includes information on the origin, model, and serial number of the device.It is a fifteen digit number. Below are the three things you should know about International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI) 1.IMEI can be displayed on-screen on most phones by entering *#06#.

  6 months ago ago
Three Things You Should Know About International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI)

SOCIETY

Reactions As Man Negotiated 1.5 Million Naira To 50 Thousand Naira Over Freedom Of His Son

Three men has recently been arrested by the Kaduna State Police Command for allegedly conspiring to kidnap the 4-years-old son of their neighbor for ransom On May 14, 2021, Mallam Ismail, the victim's father, reported to the state police that his four years old son, Mohammad Ismail, was kidnapped by unknown persons and taken to an unknown destination.

  5 months ago ago
Reactions As Man Negotiated 1.5 Million Naira To 50 Thousand Naira Over Freedom Of His Son