GoldenEye Global Ransomware Attack

“GoldenEye” a new strain of the Petya ransomware that initially hit Ukraine has spread to another 64 countries, including Belgium, Brazil, Denmark, France, Germany, India, Russia, Spain, UK and USA . GoldenEye encrypts files and hard drives, rendering entire computer systems inaccessible. It has been opined by some security experts that GoldenEye attack might be bigger…

Phone Assembly Plant to be situated in Anambra State, Nigeria

A Nigerian company, Retail Development and Investment Company (RDIC), has executed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Shenzhen Jizhao Information Technology Co. Ltd., China to situate a smart phone and tablet assembly plant in Anambra State, Nigeria. It is anticipated that the assembly plant will roll out upto 150,000 smart phones per month. The Managing Director, RIDC, Ejimofor…

Yes Mobile acquired by Yudala

Nigeria’s eCommerce company Yudala has completed the acquisition of Yes Mobile, a cosmopolitan high-value retail outfit with a multiplicity of stores in Lagos, for an undisclosed purchase price. According to Gideon Ayogu, Head of Media Relations at Yudala, he stated that “with this takeover, Nigerians now have additional ease and convenience of shopping a variety…