Tag: Science

Ado AminuDecember 18, 2020

#COVID19 vaccine – mark of the beast or just biology?

2020 has been a peculiar year and has definitely taught us many things. But, one thing asserted itself so forcefully ...

SponsorJanuary 24, 2019

Have you seen the #NextLevel plan on education?

In a bid to increase pupil enrolment and keep children in school, the President Muhammadu Buhari administration is providing free ...

Op-ed EditorSeptember 8, 2017

Opinion: This is why Nigeria must restructure

by Fidel Albert Can we restructure…….? California is the 6th largest economy in the world. It’s economy is larger than ...

Op-ed EditorJune 15, 2017

Victor Asemota: Welcome to the age of ZERO excuses

by Victor Asemota AI is coming I was listening to Eric Schmidt the Chairman of Alphabet (Google’s parent company) on ...

Op-ed EditorMay 14, 2017

The Thread: “I am very sympathetic to atheism and agnosticism” | A believer makes a case against science

They say religion and politics bring out the worst in us. But Chude Jideonwo, co-founder and managing partner of RED, has ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 5, 2017

“Treat meningitis… It is science not religion” | Sanusi blasts Zamfara Gov., Yari

by Dolapo Adelana The Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II has blasted Abdulaziz Yari, Governor of Zamfara for his statement ...

Isime EseneJanuary 4, 2017

The Sexuality Blog: Have you ever stopped to wonder why people are born ‘straight’?

Nigerians everywhere are slowly coming to terms with the reality that not everyone is heterosexual. That first sentence is phrased ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 7, 2016

Pius Adesanmi: The road from fast food to Twitter

By Pius Adesanmi When I was leaving Paris for Canada to begin my PhD in 1998, my French friends almost ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 14, 2016

Opinion: About Pastor Adeboye, Raymond Ijabla has 15 questions to answer

by Perry Brimah My dear friend, Dr. Ijabla Raymond is having a field day poking at religious communities. I have had ...

Adebayo EmuleomoAugust 4, 2016

Opinion: No matter how good the dream is, it ends

by Yusuf Abdulkadir Hassan Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one- Albert Einstein. The New technology (Augmented reality) ...

Adebayo EmuleomoFebruary 28, 2016

10,000 traffic cameras to be installed in Lagos state

Lagos state government has unveiled its plan to install traffic cameras around the state in a bid to ensure strict ...

Adebayo EmuleomoJanuary 31, 2016

Nigeria’s production of ‘pencils to create 40,000 jobs’ – Ogbonnaya Onu

The Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu has stated that as part of the plans of the Buhari-led administration ...

Adebayo EmuleomoDecember 9, 2015

‘Newly discovered sexually transmitted disease is more common in black people’

A new sexually transmitted disease called mycoplasma genitalium has been confirmed to exist by scientists in the United Kingdom. The ...

Janeth JDecember 8, 2015

‘Minister of Science and Technology, Ogbonnaya Onu is a Scientist’ – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari says the selection of Ogbonnaya Onu as Minister of Science and Technology was as a result of ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 7, 2014

Three scientists win ‘Nobel Prize for Medicine’ for discovering the brain’s internal GPS

by Kolapo Olapoju American, John O’Keefe and Norwegian couple, May-Britt and Edvard Moser, won the 2014 Nobel Prize for medicine ...

September 18, 2013

Analysis: The science of gay marriage

by Charles Ajunwa Showing that a man meeting a man A + A will produce a man there is no ...

July 23, 2013

World’s second-oldest person dies at the age of 115

The UK’s oldest person has died at the age of 115 years and 199 days. Sant Kaur Bajwa was born ...

July 11, 2013

Virtual Lolita poses as 14-year-old schoolgirl to trap online paedophiles

A virtual Lolita that poses as a 14-year-old schoolgirl to trap paedophiles on social network sites has been created by ...

June 19, 2013

5 startling NEW facts about sleep

Sleep researchers have long argued over the optimal duration of sleep for healthy adults, with most balancing somewhere between five ...

June 11, 2013

Science teachers in Lagos receive training towards tooth-brushing world record

In ample time by way of preparation, HEIT Solutions, the project team for the Lagos World Record Toothbrushing Challenge, hosted ...

May 30, 2013

Islamic radicals could soon be ‘cured’ by science, leading neurologist claims

A leading academic has claimed that religious  fundamentalism could soon be treated in  the same way as mental illness. Kathleen ...

March 20, 2013

Everything you need to know about KINO, the science of touching a woman

from MensXP First off, one of the first things our body needs other than food, water and air is human ...

February 6, 2013

He did what?! Policeman gives his daughter cocaine for her school project

Emma Bartlet Elementary school science fairs are often fun ways of having children learn about complex scientific principles through simple ...

October 28, 2012

Life imitates art: Meet Pet-Proto, the ‘iRobot’ that acts like a human being (WATCH)

by Rachel Ogbu Meet Pet-Proto, a Boston Dynamics-designed bipedal robot that is capable of analyzing and navigating complex obstacle courses, ...

July 24, 2012

Opinion: He or she

by Onome Onodarho Sometime last year I sat down to watch one of my favourite shows on CNN the Piers ...

June 28, 2012

The Future Awards is looking for Science Innovators & Inspiring Young People in Government … Nominations end in 2 days (June 30)

by Hauwa Gambo For the third year in a row, The Future Awards, referred to by the World Bank as ...

June 20, 2012

They pay people to do this? Microsoft decodes why 419ers say they are from Nigeria

by Tolu Orekoya The short answer: the scam artists want only the most gullible people to reply their e-mails, because ...

February 27, 2012

Is the Archbishop of Canterbury in support of evolution? See details from the Oxford University debate everyone’s talking about

by Lekan Olanrewaju “I am baffled by the way sophisticated theologians who know Adam and Eve never existed still keep ...

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