5G Could Be The Single Biggest Investment of 2020

By Dada Larry New 5G (fifth-generation) networks are going live over the next few months and in the process it will unleash the greatest technological shifts in a generation, one that promises to instantly deliver speeds 5,000% faster than today’s best mobile devices. Indeed, experts predict this new tech will eventually replace almost every internet connection on earth. By 2021 alone there will be an estimated 29 billion devices hooked up to 5G, creating more than $1.46 trillion in market value for investors. That’s why many legendary technology investors are…

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Atawa Technologies holds free IT training during lockdown

By Gradeone Henry A foremost information technology institute based in the USA, Atawa Technologies LLC/Atawa Training Institute will hold free IT training during the COVID-19 lockdown. According to US Bureau of Labor & Statistics, “jobs in Computer & Information Technology is expected to grow over 12% in 10 years with an average salary of $86,320.” Source: https://www.bls.gov/ooh/computer-and-information-technology/home.htm. The growth should be higher with remote work caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. CIO Online says 22% growth. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Occupational Information Network (O*NET) (onetonline.org) says…

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NASA scientists find Earth-like planet

NASA scientists have just found an earth-like planet almost its size that may be capable of supporting life as we know it. The planet was found while analyzing data gathered by NASA’s planet hunting Kepler spacecraft, which was retired in November 2018. The exoplanet, Kepler-1649c, circles a red dwarf star that lies 300 light-years from Earth, a new study reports. Kepler-1649c completes one orbit every 19.5 Earth days, putting the alien planet in its host star’s “habitable zone,” the just-right range of distances where liquid water could exist on a…

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Policy of coronavirus and 5G technology connection

By Monday  Ubani The world was awoken from slumber concerning the global health challenge posed by COVID-19 pandemic not too long ago which was first reported in Wuhan in faraway China. As the death statistics were increasing daily and reported on the world’s news media, the other continents thought that it was Chinese/Asia affair only and did not envisage that the virus will spread to their continents in particular and to their countries in general. Alas! worldwide travellers imported the virus into various continents and by extension to various countries.…

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Trump to convene G7 leaders in video link to discuss pandemic

WASHINGTON – U.S. President Donald Trump will hold a video teleconference with G7 leaders on Thursday to coordinate national responses to the coronavirus outbreak, the White House said on Tuesday. Trump, who is head of the G7 this year, had planned to hold this year’s summit at the presidential retreat of Camp David, Maryland, in June, but moved it to a virtual setting due to the virus. The Group of Seven nations consists of the United States, France, Britain, Italy, Canada, Japan and Germany, and all seven of them have…

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Coronavirus: Why we’re still relying on century-old strategy to treat pandemic

By Agencies COVID-19 research is advancing at an unprecedented speed, but one strategy doctors are leaning on to treat COVID-19 patients looks more antiquated than innovative. In hospitals around the United States, caregivers are resorting to using century-old convalescent plasma therapy — siphoning blood from survivors and reinfusing it into the sick. That’s because the hundreds of research papers published in the past few months and the record-setting leaps in vaccine development haven’t been fast enough to keep up with the blistering speed of the ongoing pandemic. People are sick…

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It is absolute and utter rubbish to say 5G spreads coronavirus – NHS chief

By Agency The UK’s national medical director for NHS England, Stephen Powis, has condemned vandals in the country who attacked new 5G mobile phone network masts, after discredited claims it helped spread the coronavirus. Powis called the 5G and coronavirus theory “absolute and utter rubbish” and said he was “absolutely outraged (and) disgusted” that vital infrastructure in the United Kingdom had been targeted during a national emergency. “The reality is that the mobile phone networks are absolutely critical to all of us, particularly in a time when we’re asking people…

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Nigerian government trains over 3,000 online in digital skills during coronavirus lockdown

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday Dare, has expressed satisfaction at the 3,000 Nigerian youth that have so far taken advantage of the ministry’s online training and attained competency badges under the Ministry’s DY.ng initiative. The Minister disclosed this during the maiden Digital Conversations with Nigerian youth hang out on Zoom yesterday. The program focused on Digital Skills prospects for Nigeria Youth. The Minister said the training, a product of the Ministry’s collaboration with IBM, has been hugely beneficial to a large number of Nigerian youth who…

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IWD- Gender Equality Essential For Economic Growth -NILOWV

  Omamuzo Efidhere     As the world marks the 2020 International Women’s Day, President of the League of Women Voters of Nigeria, NILOWV, Dame Esther Uduehi, has identified gender equality as a prerequisite for economic and communities’ growth. With the international theme ‘I am Generation Equality: realizing women’s rights. #EachForEqual’ Rt. Hon Dame Esther Uduehi, PhD in a press briefing held recently to commemorate the international women’s day at the Abuja office of the league of Women voters of Nigeria said that “the theme seeks to draw attention to…

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How UPYA Achieves its Aim in 2019 And The Vessels Of Honour God Used

  By Marcus Ekure As a tradition in UPYA to publish ACTION PLAN at the beggining of each year and to publish report of accomplishments at the end of the year, bellow is the list of UPYA 2019 strides and the invisible hands that pushed the buttons. Successful execution of the 2019 Dr Ovie Ughwanogho Annual Urhobo Challenge with about 198 Challenging Schools and over 380 Challengers with the following prizes given out: 1st Position: N250,000, 2nd: N150,000 and N100,000 with other consolation prizes of N50,000 naira each. Through UPYA…

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