Nigerian startup Tizeti uses solar to bring affordable wi-fi to Nigerians

Tizeti, a Nigerian technology start up company which is attempting to bring affordable and reliable wifi internet to Lagos, before moving across the country...

IKEDC, Huawei partner on IoT solution for improved power supply

Business Leader (Distribution) in Sahara Group, the firm with majority stakes in Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC), Mr. Rotimi Onanuga, said that the firm...

Saipem and Siemens to cooperate on subsea control system technology

Saipem and Siemens have signed a Joint Development Agreement aimed at qualifying and promoting an open standard Subsea Control Systems for Saipem’s Subsea Bus...

Nigerian Discos to curb power theft, vandalism with new app

Electricity distribution companies (Discos) have indicated they would be deploying a new online security programme called ‘Hawk Eye’ to monitor electricity theft and equipment...

Proserv names country manager for Nigeria

International energy technology services company Proserv has reinforced its expanding global reach by appointing a country manager in one of West Africa’s fast-emerging provinces. Olu...

Total invests in smart grids with AutoGrid acquisition

Total Energy Ventures (TEV), the venture capital arm of Total that invests in start-ups, has acquired an interest in AutoGrid, a company that develops...

BuyPower to ease the pain of power utility payments in Nigeria

Benjamin Ufaruna and Asehinde Oladipo met at one of Nigeria’s emerging technology development services companies in Abuja, Tech Crunch reports. In the hard-charging startup world that...

Robots set to take over oil rig jobs

A combination of more efficient drilling rigs and increased automation is reducing the need for field hands, Bloomberg reports. The Iron Roughneck, made by National...

Total announces winners of its 2016 Total Start Upper challenge

Total Nigeria Plc and Total Upstream Companies in Nigeria have officially announced the winners of the 2016 Total Start Upper challenge, adding that they have...

Explorationists exploit benefits of 4D seismic technology in Nigeria

Adoption of latest global technologies in the petroleum sector hit the front burner recently, as the explorationsts, under the aegis of National Association of...

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