Science & Technology

WIRE-A Attends Solar Energy Workshop In Lagos

By Victor Gotevbe and Ann Acka’a, Contributing Editor Canadian Solar in Collaboration with Jubaili Bros organised a two-day Workshop in Lagos for Technicians and Renewable Energy Advocates including Female Engineering Graduates and Women in Renewable Energy in Nigeria Association (WIRE-A) who served as trainees. The training was very enlightening as participants were taught the dynamics […]

Chief Temitope Ajayi (A.K.A. Mama Diaspora) Adds Her Voice Against Corruption At the AU-Nigeria High Level Dialogue In New York

Chief Mrs. Amina Temitope Ajayi and Justice George Adesola Oguntade, Retired Nigerian Jurist, Nigeria’s High Commissioner to the UK By Ann Acka’a, Contributing Editor & Victor Gotevbe, Editor-in-Chief, New York: Chief Amina Temitope Ajayi, a Nigerian Born American Entrepreneur and devoted Community Activist was at the African Union- Nigerian High Level Dialogue on Wednesday, September […]

Facebook Bans Myanmar Army Chief Over Rights Abuses

Facebook said on Monday it was removing certain Myanmar military officials from the social media website and an Instagram account to prevent the spread of “hate and misinformation” after reviewing the content. “Specifically, we are banning 20 Burmese individuals and organizations from Facebook — including Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, commander-in-chief of the armed forces, […]

Russian Embassy Mocks Trump’s Space Force Logos

The Russian Embassy in the United States early Friday morning seemingly mocked President Donald Trump’s campaign for a logo for the administration’s newly announced “Space Force.” Using Trump’s favorite mode of communicating, the embassy tweeted “Good Morning, Space Forces!” along with a graphic of a rocket being launched and features the Russian flag. The tweet […]

India, Nigeria Girls Win International Mobile App Competition

Teams of girls from various countries all over the world learn the necessary skills to become tech entrepreneurs and leaders while creating apps addressing social issues in their communities. Iridescent, a nonprofit empowering underrepresented young people globally to become innovators and leaders, announced that two teams of girls – one from India and Nigeria – […]

Trump Administration To Hit Russia With New Sanctions For Skripal Poisoning

The Trump administration is hitting Russia with new sanctions punishing President Vladimir Putin’s government for using a chemical weapon against an ex-spy in Britain, US officials told NBC News Wednesday. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has signed off on a determination that Russia violated international law by poisoning Sergei Skripal and his daughter in March, […]