Press Releases

Nokia fails to secure 5G contracts in China due to technical issues

BEIJING, May 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — A news report by China.org.cn on Nokia fails to secure 5G contracts in China due to technical issues. Finland-based telecommunications equipment company Nokia has come away almost empty-handed in terms of huge 5G contracts awarded by China’s big three telecom carriers. Deals reportedly worth nearly $10 billion have been awarded […]

General

Ajaokuta Steel Plant: Nigerian Government inaugurates project implementation team

The Nigerian government has inaugurated a project implementation team to revamp the Ajaokuta Steel Plant. The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Boss Mustapha, inaugurated the team in Abuja, Nigeria. He said revamping the Ajaokuta Steel Plant, presents a unique opportunity to make Nigeria West Africa’s largest fully integrated steel producer and accelerate the country’s industrialization […]

General

FG Inaugurates Committee on Ajaokuta

The Federal Government has inaugurated the Ajaokuta Presidential Project Implementation Team (APPIT) aimed at economic diversification agenda of President Buhari Led-Administration.  Inaugurating the Committee, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, who also doubles as the Chairman of the Team, stated that it was the desire of the government to create opportunities […]

Medicine

IAEA Project to Help Countries Tackle COVID-19 Draws €22 Million in Funding

An initiative by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to help some 120 countries contain the COVID-19 pandemic has received strong extrabudgetary backing from Member States, with voluntary pledges so far totalling around € 22 million, Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi said today. The funds will enable the IAEA to assist hundreds of laboratories around […]

Medicine

Northeast Nigeria Humanitarian Response: Monthly Health Sector Bulletin #4, April 2020

5.0 Million People in need of health care 4.0 Million targeted by the Health Sector 1.9 Million IDPs in the three States 1.07 Million people reached in 1st Quarter 2020 HIGHLIGHTS Health Sector partners are supporting the government led COVID-19 response across the three states, including joint resource mobilization activities, overall coordination and monitoring of […]