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Apple Glass Buildings, A Concern for Employees

Apple's IOS 11 Updates Siri to A More Natural Human

It wouldn’t be the first time Apple got in trouble for putting its architectural vision before prioritizing safety. In 2012, an 83-year-old woman sued Apple after walking into an Apple Store and breaking her nose in the process of entering a see-through door. Addictive personal use of gadgets and the company’s architectural design, sometimes it ends up with injured employees ...

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Preparing Fura Da Nono the Fulani way

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The Fulanis are not just pastoralists, they are also good cooks, they can turn natural food into a special menu.  Ingredients – 1� cups Millet or Guinea corn flour – � cup Soya bean flour – 1 teaspoon Dried pepper (ground) – � teaspoon Cloves (ground) – � teaspoon African black pepper (ground) – 1 teaspoon Dry ginger root (ground) ...

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The making of isapa soup

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Are u thinking of preparing a special delicacy and move away from the normal everyday predictably menu? Isapa soup is common in Southwest Nigeria especially in Ekiti state. It is eaten mostly during festive periods. Making it can be a bit stressful but at the end of its preparation, it is very delicious and will make your day. Ingredients for ...

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13 Feared Dead in Mexico Helicopter Crash

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Helicopter carrying officials in Mexico assessing the damage caused by a recent earthquake crashed and killed about 13 persons. Mexico’s interior minister and the governor of the south-west Oaxaca state were on board, but neither was hurt. The aircraft’s pilot lost control as it was coming in to land, Interior Minister Alfonso Navarrete said. The 7.2-magnitude quake’s epicentre was in ...

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Twitter stops it’s Mac app

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Twitter’s erratic support for its dedicated desktop Mac application is coming to an end, with the company announcing that it’s pulled the application from the web and from Apple’s App Store. Support for Twitter for Mac will end in the coming weeks, the company adds. The app, before Twitter pulled it, had an average user rating on the App Store of ...

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Catholic church reconciles with CAN

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After about five years’ absence due to alleged misunderstanding that was later described as “political,” the Catholic Church has announced its return to the Christian Association of Nigeria. The return was reportedly perfected  in a meeting held at Abuja when a delegation of the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria, led by Rev. Fr. (Prof.) Cornelius Omonokhua, appeared at the expanded National ...

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7,000MW power produced in Nigeria


The Nigeria’s power sector is ready to receive a major boost according to the minister for Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, hinted that Nigeria’s power generating companies (GenCos) are now able to produce 7,000MW. He also made this known on recently at the 1st Stakeholders Workshop on Taking 2000MW Unutilized Power to Eligible Customers, which was held with ...

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Federer wins 97th title


Roger Federer celebrated his return to the top of the world rankings by winning the Rotterdam Open on Sunday, his 97th career title. The 36-year-old, the oldest No.1 in history, thrashed Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov 6-2, 6-2 in a one-sided final. In the Open era, only American Jimmy Connors has won more titles with 109.  “What a fantastic week,” the top ...

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Akinwunmi Ishola dies at 79

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Nigerian playwright, dramatist and actor, Prof Akinwumi Ishola has died, aged 79. Ishola, who wrote the popular play, Efunsetan Aniwura, when he was a student of the University of Ibadan in 1961, died in Ibadan after age-related ailment according to a family source.  “Baba has gone,” said the source, who preferred anonymity because he was not authorised to speak on ...

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World Bank to support Nigeria’s power recovery with $2.6bn


The World Bank Group has expressed its willingness to assist the Federal Government’s Power Sector Recovery Programme with $2.6bn. According to the Federal Ministry of Power, Works and Housing, the financial intervention from the bank for the PSRP would help to fully fund historical and future deficits in the power sector.  The PSRP is a series of policy actions, operational, ...

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Uber to set up 24-hour hotline for UK customers

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Uber has announced it is to set up a 24-hour hotline for UK customers and will proactively report incidents to the police, a day after London’s transport authorities announced plans for tighter controls on private hire firms. The move also comes ahead of a court of appeal hearing where Transport for London will seek to demand that private hire operators ...

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Ethiopia on Crossroads after PM Resigns


Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn’s announcement that he was calling it quits came after years of growing instability and protests in the Oromia and Amhara regions of the country, and  heavy-handed response from security forces. Reports suggests that about 800 protesters were killed in 2015 and 2016, and thousands more were jailed, many of them without trial including top notch politicians ...

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Proposed Trump Immigration Bill Stalled Again

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US Senate has rejected a move  to help young “Dreamer” immigrants and get the necessary funding for the border wall with Mexico, as Republican leaders joined with the White House and scuttled what seemed the likeliest chance for sweeping immigration legislation this election year. The vote came after the White House threatened to veto the measure and underscored that the ...

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UPDATES: S’Africans jubilate as Ramaphosa succeeds Zuma


Cyril Ramaphosa has become South Africa’s president a day after embattled leader Jacob Zuma resigned, the BBC has reported. Ramaphosa was the only candidate nominated by parliament, which is dominated by his African National Congress. MPs broke into a song at the announcement. In his first presidential speech, Ramaphosa, 65, said he would tackle corruption which allegedly became widespread under Zuma. The ...

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Why Underage Persons Were Registered-INEC


he Independent National Electoral Commission says some underage voters are being registered in some parts of the country because the lives of registration officers are being threatened by some members of the community. The Director of Publicity and Voter Education, Mr. Oluwole Osaze-Uzzi, said this on Wednesday during a programme on the African Independent Television titled, ‘Kakaaki.’ Osazze-Uzzi, while answering questions over ...

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President Of South Africa, Jacob Zuma, Resigns


The president of South of Africa, Jacob Zuma, has resigned after days of challenging the orders from the ruling African National Congress to leave office. The former anti-apartheid activist, and has been South Africa’s president since 2009, was due to leave power next year. Initially, Zuma inspired hope in millions of South Africans, especially hope amongst the poor. But his time ...

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I’ll take Nigeria to the next level – Buhari


President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday promised to take Nigeria to the next level despite the nation’s challenges. Buhari made the promise in his remark at the induction of the Nigerian Air Force’s Unmanned Aerial Vehicle, Tsaigumi, in Kaduna. A copy of his speech was made available to journalists by the Presidency’s media office. The President said his administration was determined ...

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Egyptian Authorities Arrest Opposition Figure

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Police in Egypt have arrested Abdul Moneim Aboul Fotouh, a leading opposition figure and former presidential candidate, over his alleged ties with the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group. On the orders of the country’s public prosecutor, six other senior members of Fotouh’s Strong Egypt Party (SEP) were also detained in a recent swoop against the outlawed members of the Muslim Brotherhood. ...

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