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AfDB NEW INITIATIVE MAY RESULT TO 513M TONS OF FOOD PRODUCTION; LIFT 250 AFRICANS OUT OF POVERTY

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has developed a new initiative called the Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation (TAAT) initiative – a knowledge and innovation-based response to the recognized need of… Read more »

THAILAND RICE EXPORTERS GOING OUT OF BUSINESS AS NIGERIA CUTS RICE IMPORT BY 2.77M METRIC TONS

Nigeria has cut rice importation by 2.77 million metric tons valued at N420 billion ($1.17 billion) since the beginning of the year. It was learnt that the latest record by… Read more »

OILWATCH AFRICA WANTS GOVTS TO DIVEST FROM FOSSIL FUEL, INVEST IN RENEWABLE ENERGY TO MITIGATE IMPACT OF CLIMATE CHANGE

OILWATCH AFRICA   Fossil Fuels and Alternative Energy for Africa The Accra Declaration Oilwatch Africa network members, community representatives from oil regions, academia, non-governmental organisations (NGOs), community based organisations (CBOs)… Read more »

EU CONDEMNS NIGERIA MILITARY, REJECTS THE DECLARATION OF IPOB AS A TERRORIST ORGANISATION.

Following the brutal and inhuman video of the Nigerian army against the invasion, terrorism, and killings of IPOB members,  which has been going viral over the internet. The president of… Read more »

FULL TEXT OF THE HISTORIC SUPREME COURT DECISION NULLIFYING KENYA’S PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION

REPUBLIC OF KENYA IN THE SUPREME COURT OF KENYA AT NAIROBI (Coram: Maraga, CJ & P, Mwilu, DCJ & V-P, Ojwang, Wanjala, Njoki S. Ndung’u and Lenaola, SCJJ)  ELECTION PETITION… Read more »

KENYAN ELECTIONS: SOME LESSONS FOR THE NIGERIAN YOUTHS by James Kanyip

Recently, Kenyans conducted their general elections which saw the incumbent President Uhuru Kenyatta re-elected with 54% of the total votes cast. But, this is not the issue here. Kenya, like… Read more »

WORLD TERRORISM: 75% DEATHS OCCURRED IN NIGERIA, AND FOUR OTHERS

A report released wednesday by the United States Department of State has disclosed that 75 per cent of deaths caused by terrorist attacks across the globe world occurred in Nigeria,… Read more »

DON’T MIGRATE TO CANADA: IT’S A FOOL’S PARADISE

As I read the news this week about 257,515 people migrated to Canada in 2012, I had a chill running down my spine as I considered the fate of these… Read more »

NEW STUDY: WOMEN ARE BETTER SUITED TO LEADERSHIP THAN MEN

A new study has concluded that women are better suited to leadership than men. The study, led by Professor Øyvind L. Martinsen, head of Leadership and Organisational Behaviour at the BI… Read more »

U.S BILLIONAIRE, WARREN BUFFET DONATES $3.17b TO CHARITY

The Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffet, the second  richest man in the United States, set another personal record after he donated a whooping sum of $3.17 billion to the  Bill… Read more »