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Copy And Paste Inventor, Larry Tesler, Dies At 74

Larry Tesler, the man who invented “cut”, “copy” and “paste” to early computing, has died at the age of 74. Tesler started working in Silicon Valley in the early 1960s, at a time when computers were inaccessible to the vast majority of people, the BBC reports. It was thanks to ...

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World Bank Approves $2.2bn Loan For Nigeria

The World Bank has approved $2.2bn loan for six projects to support Nigeria’s development priorities. According to PM News, the bank said on Wednesday that the projects would be focusing on improving immunisation and providing an enabling business environment for private sector. It explained that the approved programme of support ...

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Nigerian Government Raises Funds For Irrigation Project In Kwara

The Nigerian Government had approved the variation for the sum required for the Tada Shonga Irrigation Project in Kwara State to N10.18bn.  The Minister of Water Resources, Suleiman Adamu, said approval was granted at the Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja on Wednesday. Adamu said the abandoned project, which started ...

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Lagos Government Closes Roads For Railway Construction

  The Lagos State Government said it would be closing roads in Fagba and Yaba areas of the state. It said Jonathan Coker Street in the Fagba area would be closed between 8pm on Thursday, February 20 and 6am on Friday, February 21, to allow for installation of the rubber ...

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