Google has detailed how Russia tried to use its platforms to influence US politics

Google says it has found more than 1,000 videos from Russian-linked accounts that attempted to influence US politics. The disclosures come as Google, Facebook, and Twitter prepare to testify to Congress about Russian meddling in the US presidential election. Facebook now says a staggering 126 million Americans likely saw Russia-linked posts. Google has shared information […]

Students claim top prize for recycling innovation

Team Matoha won both the overall winners’ prize and the new accelerator prize for their work using infrared spectroscopy to develop a low-cost tool that would identify different types of plastics. They will receive prize funds of £1,000 and £6,000 respectively. The team is made up of undergraduate students Hans Chan (Chemistry), Martin Holicky (Chemistry), […]

Society of real estate developers of Nigeria debuts, to tackle country’s huge housing deficit

Overwhelmed by the country’s huge housing deficit estimated to be whopping 17 million units, a new group known as the Society of Real Estate Developers of Nigeria, has emerged to support the government at all levels in tackling this huge housing shortfall. As windows of opportunity, the Society is to construct and deliver to the […]

Ambode, others at 17th Annual National Women’s Conference

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (2nd right); Deputy Governor of Adamawa State, Mr. Martins Babale (middle); Representative of Elizade Motors, Mr. Stephen Bamidele Ogodo (2nd left) and Wife of Lagos State Governor, Mrs. Bolanle Ambode (left) during the presentation of the Certificate of Appreciation to Friends of COWSLO at the 17th Annual National Women’s […]

Tinubu declines to comment on Buhari’s re-election

President Muhammadu Buhari and APC chieftain Chief Bola Ahmed Tinubu at the State House Abuja on Monday, October 30, 2017. PHOTO: PHILIP OJISUA President meets Saraki, Dogara, Odigie-Oyegun, Yari in Aso Rock The National Leader of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Tinubu, yesterday refused to comment on the calls for President Muhammadu […]