Thursday, November 21, 2019
Cambridge Analytica, Whistle-Blowers, and Tech's Dark Appeal

Cambridge Analytica, Whistle-Blowers, and Tech’s Dark Appeal

We’re in a whistle-blower moment. An administration truth-teller has helped ignite an impeachment investigation. Another whistle is allegedly perched on the lips of someone at the IRS, who might...

More than half of Nigeria’s revenue provided by FIRS

The Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) says the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) contributed 59.7 per cent of revenues in the Federation Account in the last three months. The...
It would cost you N1.2 billion to have lunch with Warren Buffett

It would cost you N1.2 billion to have lunch with Warren Buffett

Ever wondered what it would be like to have lunch...
Should AI Researchers Get Special Access to Visas?

Should AI Researchers Get Special Access to Visas?

Last year the annual artificial intelligence conference NeurIPS invited 230 researchers from Africa to attend a "Black in AI" workshop in Montreal. It was a great opportunity to bring some...
The Danger of Thinking We’re All ‘Addicted’ to Tech

The Danger of Thinking We’re All ‘Addicted’ to Tech

Does repeating a falsehood make it true? It seems so, at least when it comes to the myth that technology is addicting us all. While a reassessment of the role...

CBN says deadline for return of mutilated notes not applicable to bank customers

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Saturday said the general public would continue to return mutilated banknotes to their banks after the September 2 deadline. The Director, CBN Corporate Communications,...
Ecobank Transnational gets new major shareholder

Ecobank Transnational gets new major shareholder

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) announces that IFC and the funds managed by the IFC Asset Management Company (AMC) have completed the sale of their c.14.1 per cent stake in ETI...
Planned Eric Schmidt Talk at AI Conference Draws Protest

Planned Eric Schmidt Talk at AI Conference Draws Protest

Eric Schmidt, former CEO and chairman of Google, has donated money to Stanford University and taught at its business school. But a group of current and former Google employees, academics,...
In California, Gig Workers Are About to Become Employees

In California, Gig Workers Are About to Become Employees

A bill passed by California lawmakers Wednesday could put guardrails on the gig economy and its reliance on “independent contractors.” The legislation, Assembly Bill 5, may reshape the way some...
Choose the Best Small Business Loan for your Needs

Choose the Best Small Business Loan for your Needs

Specific loans can help you start or improve your small business. August 19, 2019 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Starting a business is expensive. Upgrading equipment, expanding to new...

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