Flooding persists in Kogi

Gov Idris Wada of Kogi on Thursday asked the people of the state to prepare for more floods as the situation might not abate till the end of November. The governor said more water would be released from some dams and that as the water increased everyday and rapidly, increase in flood should be expected […]

Forget self-esteem if you want to succeed

If you look under the Self-Help heading on Amazon, you’ll find roughly 5,000 books listed under the subhead Self-Esteem. The vast majority of these books aim to not only tell you why your self-esteem might be low, but to show you how to get your hands on some more of it. It’s a thriving business […]

Malaysia rolls out guidelines for detecting gay/lesbian kids

In Nigeria on Monday, an actor Chukwuemeka Bestwood was sentenced to three months in jail for homosexual acts. But in Malaysia, they are determined not to even let it get to that point. According to a Malaysian news website Malaysiakini Reports, that country’s Education Ministry has “endorsed guidelines” to help parents identify gay and lesbian “symptoms” in their children. […]

The President of the United States of America, Barack Obama

Obama vows to bring killers of ambassador to justice

President Barack Obama vowed on Wednesday to “bring to justice” the Islamist gunmen responsible for a ferocious assault that killed the U.S. ambassador to Libya and three other Americans – an attack that may have been organized in advance. Ambassador Christopher Stevens and the other Americans died after the gunmen attacked the lightly fortified U.S. […]


More exciting alternatives to the iPad

Beyond iPad, there are other tablets that have become more exciting and offering if not equal to the iPad, more than it. It’s not hard to see the appeal of tablets. Small, light, and extremely portable, they are ideal for consuming media. Designed especially for the average, non tech-savvy user, they offer a rich range […]