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Maintain 2016/17 Academic year fees – NCTE Charges Public Universities

Written by on 8 August 2017

The National Council for Tertiary Education (NCTE) has directed management of public tertiary institutions to maintain fees for the 2016/17 academic year pending parliamentary approval of the proposed new fees. In a press release Monday, the Council said the necessary changes would be effected to the 2016/17 fees in due course. According to NCTE,  when Parliament […]

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Flying Machines of the Future

Written by on 13 June 2017

Do we have to be afraid of a tech-filled future? Or, can we pause and marvel at the doors that are opening before our eyes? Technology is constantly pushing us past our comfort zones. In this era of technological revolution, it seems in building the next great thing we are forgetting to marvel at what […]

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Robot Police Officer Goes On Duty in Dubai

Written by on 30 May 2017

Dubai Police have revealed their first robot officer, giving it the task of patrolling the city’s malls and tourist attractions. People will be able to use it to report crimes, pay fines and get information by tapping a touchscreen on its chest. Data collected by the robot will also be shared with the transport and […]

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Cyber-Attack: Stop downloading free software – Experts

Written by on 25 May 2017

Businesses in Ghana have been advised to invest in quality software to protect them from potential cyber-attacks. This comes in the wake of the WannaCry ransomware attack which affected over 10,000 organizations and 200,000 individuals in over 150 countries last weekend. A cyber-security expert and an ethical-hacker, Dr. Peter Tobin charged corporate organizations using “free […]

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Microsoft launches New Tablet – Surface Pro

Written by on 25 May 2017

Microsoft has launched a “faster, more powerful” Surface Pro tablet, with a battery life of 13.5 hours. The device, which weighs 770g (1.69lb) and has a 31cm (12.3in) screen, will cost from $799 in the US and £799 in the UK. Microsoft Surface boss Panos Panay told the BBC it had been “completely redesigned inside […]

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