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Nigerian Neuroscientist Builds Computer That Can Smell Explosives And Cancer Cells

Oshiorenoya Agabi, Nigerian neuroscientist and founder of “Koniku”, a Tech startup has unveiled a computer based not on silicon but on mice neurons at the TEDGlobal conference in Tanzania. The 38-year-old said his flagship product called “Koniku Kore” has been trained to recognise the smell of explosives and could be used to replace traditional airport security. According to […]

20-year-old South African student builds robots from scrap to fend for family

Photos: Nigerian Man builds solar-powered Tricycle (Popularly Called Keke Napep)

A Nigerian genius has shocked and amazed residents of Yaba area of Lagos state after he drove a beautifully constructed solar powered tricycle to the area. We came across the inspirational story after a Facebook user identified as Onu Agbai Samuel shared the news on his page. Although, the tricycle seemed to be factory produced, […]

20-year-old South African student builds robots from scrap to fend for family

Photos: Beautiful Nigerian lady, Hauwa Umar Usman, bags first class in Aeronautical Engineering from UK university

Beautiful Nigerian lady, Hauwa Umar Usman, pictured above, recently graduated with a first class degree in Aeronautical Engineering from the University of Brighton, England. Hauwa who hails from Kano state, is the daughter of Major-General (ret) Umar Tudunwada Usman, who was an Army Chief of Transport and Logistics. Hauwa’s story is so inspiring because while […]

20-year-old South African student builds robots from scrap to fend for family

20 Amazing Facts About Thomas Sankara, One Of The Best Leader Africa Ever Had

Thomas Isidore Noël Sankara; 21 December 1949 – 15 October 1987) was a Burkinabé military captain, Marxist revolutionary, pan-Africanist and President of Burkina Faso from 1983-87.Viewed by supporters as a charismatic and iconic figure of revolution, he is commonly referred to as “Africa’s Che Guevara” Below are some of his amazing achievements: 1. He vaccinated 2.5 […]

Nigerian Doctor, Olakunle Akinboboye Makes History, Appointed First Black Chair Of US Medical Board

The American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) has appointed a Nigerian doctor, Olakunle Akinboboye, as the chair of its cardiovascular disease board. It is the first time the 81-year-old body would appoint a black chair to head the cardiovascular disease board. Akinboboye will be responsible for certifying all deserving cardiologists in the United States. Heading […]

20-year-old South African student builds robots from scrap to fend for family

Former Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Okonjo-iweala Named Director At UK Bank – To Earn £130,000 A Year

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, former minister of finance, has been named an independent non-executive director at Standard Chartered PLC. Standard Chartered PLC is a British multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in London, and with presence in 70 countries. The company said her appointment is effective from November 1, 2017. The independent Non-Executive Directors do not […]

20-year-old South African student builds robots from scrap to fend for family

Africa’s youngest female PhD holder: Musawenkosi Saurombe

She is Zimbabwean, studied in South Africa and is now a higher education ambassador for Bostwana. She is 23-year-old Musawenkosi Saurombe, Africa’s youngest PhD holder. Personal and familial sacrifices counted largely for the academic march that has earned her a doctorate in Industrial Psychology. And she is the first to admit that it took a […]

20-year-old South African student builds robots from scrap to fend for family