Unmasking the Border Closure Policy

Published November 11, 2019.  In 1949 , the Peoples Republic of China came into being after Chairman Mao Zedong came to power and entrenched communism into the once ancient empire – one of the few never to have been colonised. Zedong immediately turned to the then Soviet Union to make China leapfrog into becoming a…

Thousands of rare ‘ice eggs’ found on beach in Finland

Couple stumble upon unusual occurrence that is result of very particular weather conditions MEET ANTHONY NWEKE A VETERAN AUTHOR A rare collection of “ice eggs” has been spotted in Finland, a phenomenon experts say only occurs in highly particular conditions. Risto Mattila, who photographed the eggs, said he and his wife were walking along Marjaniemi…

Volcanic eruption creates new island in Tongan archipelago

Underwater volcano sees old island disappear below the waves, replaced by a bigger one nearby An undersea volcanic eruption in the Tongan archipelago has sunk one island and created another one that is three times larger, according to a report by geologists released on Thursday. Taaniela Kula, of the Tonga Geological Service, said the new…

Moyinoluwa Adeyemi becomes Google developer expert for Android

Another Nigerian has broken the glass ceiling in the field of technology. Moyinoluwa Adeyemi is now a Google expert for android. According to a tweet by her on Wednesday, November 6, she said that she is the first Nigerian that would be getting the position. DOES THE END REALLY JUSTIFY THE MEANS IN ALL CASES…

Here is Why Certain Towns in Nigeria still Worship Pythons

For some people, reptiles are one of the most dangerous animals in the world. There is another group who get excited not repulsed at the sight of snakes since they regard reptiles as nothing but exotic meat. Then we have the last group of people who see snakes as creatures to be respected and worshipped,…

Smoking may increase risk of mental health problems – study

Researchers find link between tobacco cigarettes and depression and schizophrenia Smoking tobacco cigarettes could increase the risk of mental health problems such as depression and schizophrenia, research suggests. MEET ANTHONY NWEKE A VETERAN AUTHOR It has long been known that smoking is more common among people with mental health conditions. However, it has been unclear…

10 Tips To Make Your CV Stand Out

Posted by George on Tue 05th Nov, 2019.  So how do you make your resume stand out? How do you grab the hiring manager’s attention? you need to read this. Just in case you don’t know, employers receive thousands of applications for a single job vacancy posted. This means that for you to gain the…

Brazilian ‘forest guardian’ killed by illegal loggers in ambush

Paulo Paulino Guajajara was killed by armed loggers in the Araribóia region in Maranhão A Brazilian indigenous land defender has been killed in an ambush by illegal loggers in an Amazon frontier region. MEET ANTHONY NWEKE A VETERAN AUTHOR According to a statement by the Brazilian Indigenous Peoples Association, Paulo Paulino Guajajara was shot and…