Cyber attackers claim to hit two big Canadian banks

Bank of Montreal (BMO.TO) and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM.TO) said on Monday that cyber attackers may have stolen the data of nearly 90,000 customers in what appeared to be the first significant assault on financial institutions in the country. Bank of Montreal (BMO.TO), Canada’s fourth-biggest lender, said on Monday it was contacted by More...

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By Uchenna Ajah On Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Policy Shift fallout: Uber hit with sexual harassment suit

Uber was hit with a lawsuit on Monday alleging sexual harassment and discrimination against female employees, apparently the first case in court since the ride-hailing giant scrapped a requirement for arbitration More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Friday, May 18th, 2018

Osinbajo: N-Power Programme will be expanded

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo said the N-Power Graduate Skills Acquisition Programme will be expanded and made better to benefit more Nigerian youths, as he also announced that 20,000 youths will be trained in various More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

Facebook shut 583 million fake accounts

Facebook axed 583 million fake accounts in the first three months of 2018, the social media giant said Tuesday, detailing how it enforces “community standards” against sexual or violent images, terrorist propaganda More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Monday, April 30th, 2018

Privacy case: Facebook seeks to block referral

Facebook has moved to block referral of an Irish privacy case to Europe’s top court, a lawyer for the U.S. tech giant said on Monday, seeking to avoid a potential ban on the legal instrument it uses to transfer More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Sunday, April 29th, 2018

FG appoints Aliyu Adnan NASENI’s acting Boss

The Federal Government has appointed Dr Aliyu Maje Adnan as the Acting Executive Vice Chairman (EVC) of the National Agency for Science and Engineering Infrastructure (NASENI). Mohammed Haruna, outgone EVC of NASENI More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Friday, April 27th, 2018

NCC remits N49.7b in Q1 to FG

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) said it remitted N49.7 billion to the Federal Government in the first quarter of 2018. Mr Tony Ojobo, the NCC’s Director of Public Affairs said in a statement on Thursday More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

MTN proposes $500m IPO- SEC

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on Wednesday confirmed that MTN Group had finally commenced discussions with the commission on its proposed 500 million dollars Initial Public Offering (IPO). MTN plans More...

By Uchenna Ajah On Saturday, April 21st, 2018

Chapel Hill Denham to handle MTN $5.23b listing in Nigeria

South African telecoms firm MTN has appointed Nigerian investment firm Chapel Hill Denham as lead manager for the initial public offering of its Nigerian business in Lagos later this year. MTN plans listing on Nigerian More...