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Ministry of Local Government Digitises Acquisition Of Building Permits

Oct. 9, 2020, 1:37 p.m.

The Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development in collaboration with the Department for International Development (DFID), United Kingdom has rolled out an automated platform to aid in the acquisition of building permits.

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Orange Partners With Google To Launch Cheap 4G Smartphones In Africa

Oct. 7, 2020, 9:24 a.m.

Orange, France’s largest telecommunication company, in partnership with the global tech giant, Google has sealed plans to launch a low budget 4G smartphone called Sanza by October 2020 for Africans.With the intention of populating African markets with affordable smartphones, each phone will go at a retail price of $30 (₦11,505).

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New Website Builder Rolls Out For Businesses In MENA

Oct. 5, 2020, 6 p.m.

Weblic, a website builder offering ready-to-use Arabic website templates for businesses and individuals in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) has officially launched.The website offers individuals with little or no knowledge in the coding field and the Arabic language the opportunity to learn and build sites using their ready-to-use templates.

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Ghana: National Cybersecurity Awareness Month Launched

Oct. 5, 2020, 4:36 p.m.

Ghana’s Ministry of Communication in partnership with the National Cybersecurity Centre, an agency with the mandate to coordinate Ghana’s cybersecurity development, has launched the fourth edition of the National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) in Accra.

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How To Take A Screenshot By Tapping The Back Of Your Android Phone

Oct. 2, 2020, 4:01 p.m.

How you take a screenshot on your Android phone or tablet varies depending on which model you have. With the help of a handy app, though, you can capture a screenshot by simply tapping the back of your device.

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Apple Invents Self-healing Display For Foldable iPhone

Oct. 2, 2020, 3:54 p.m.

Apple has filed a patent application for a self-healing display which it says is for a foldable device with a display which spans the fold. The most obvious application of this would, of course, be for a foldable iPhone.

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