[Monitor] Kabarole -The minister for Information and Communications Technology and National Guidance, Mr Frank Tumwebaze has said the increasing public abuse of social media is forcing the hands of government to regulate the use of the platforms.
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[Daily Trust] As computer malware that has spread across 150 countries appears to be slowing down, with few reports of fresh attacks in Asia and Europe on Monday, the Federal Government has directed all Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) and banks to ensure that their backup/ disaster recovery strategies are in place and up to date.
[Daily Trust] Abuja. -Until recently, developments of technology and innovation have been restricted to western countries, but with the rising innovations in third world economies, the trend has gradually transcended to the African continent. Nigeria is taking the lead in advancing this developmental drive especially with the sharp drop in prices of crude oil which has plunged the economy into recession.