Day: April 16, 2019

Huawei secured 40 5G commercial contracts by end-March

China’s Huawei Technologies Co Ltd said on Tuesday it had secured 40 commercial contracts to build and operate fifth-generation (5G) telecommunications infrastructure as at the end of March, up from a previously disclosed tally of more than 30. Rotating Chairman Ken Hu was speaking at the firm’s annual global analyst summit at its headquarters in Shenzhen in southern China. Please follow and like us:

Apple, allies seek billions in U.S. trial testing Qualcomm’s business model

Apple Inc and its allies on Monday will kick off a jury trial against chip supplier Qualcomm Inc in San Diego, alleging that Qualcomm engaged in illegal patent licensing practices and seeking up to $27 billion in damages. Qualcomm, for its part, alleges that Apple forced its longtime business partners to quit paying some royalties and is seeking up to $15 billion. Filed by Apple in early 2017, the lawsuit in federal court revolves around […]

Hulu spends $1.43 billion to buy back AT&T stake, values streaming service at $15 billion

The sale of AT&T’s 9.5 percent stake to Hulu in a cash deal gives Walt Disney Co, which holds a 60 percent stake in Hulu via a joint venture, more control of the company. Comcast Corp’s NBCUniversal has a 30 percent stake in Hulu. Based on the joint venture agreement, Disney and Comcast will decide how they want to allocate the shares bought from AT&T. Hulu, which competes with Netflix Inc and’s Prime Video, […]

Appeal court nullifies election of APC Reps member

The Court of Appeal sitting in Benin on Monday nullified the election of Mr Peter Akpatason of the All Progressives Congress (APC) as a member of the House of Representatives for the Akoko-Edo Federal Constituency. The Speaker, Edo State House of Assembly, Mr Kabiru Adjoto, had filed an appeal against the judgment of a lower court that held and declared Akpatason as the party’s candidate in the March 9, National Assembly election, NAN reports. Adjoto […]

Submit your WAEC certificate to tribunal – PDP tells Buhari as Keyamo speaks on qualification

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has reacted to claim by the spokesman for the All Progressives Congress, APC, campaign Council, Festus Keyamo that one does not need a WAEC certificate to become President of Nigeria. Keyamo said this while appearing on Channels Tv on Sunday night when asked about the eligibility of President Muhammadu Buhari to contest the presidential election. According to him, if you have occupied the public office for a reasonable length of […]