• Cross River, Huawei Sign MoU To Make Calabar Smart City

    Cross River, Huawei Sign MoU To Make Calabar Smart City

    The Cross River Government and Huawei Technology of China yesterday signed a contract to make Calabar Nigeria’s first smart city.

    Governor Ayade, who was excited at the development, said the execution of the contract will herald the full digitalization of Calabar and the entire state.

    The governor, while commending the Chinese firm for being favourably disposed to doing business with the state, expressed his gratitude to the company for offering to sponsor some aspects of the 2016 Carnival Calabar.

    Ayade disclosed further that […]

  • Huawei commits $600m to 5G development

    Huawei commits $600m to 5G development

    Chinese technology firm, Huawei, is investing at least $600 million to the development of fifth generation (5G) network.

    Huawei, which targeted 2018 for the realisation of this feat, hinted that it has designated over 200 engineers in its research and development section to get this done.

    Disclosing this in Shangai, China, at the weekend, while conducting International journalists round the R and D arm of the firm, Huawei’s Head of International Media, Joe Kelly, said the firm has achieved a 115 Gbps […]