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Nigeria faces growing e-waste problem

In Nigeria, an entire industry thrives on the demand for imported second-hand electronic goods.<p>Urban mining is when electronic items are broken apart and then stripped of precious metals such as gold, silver, palladium and others.<p>This poses a danger to the environment and also to people’s health.<p>Al …

Osinbajo restarted Nigeria's economy - France hails vice president

<b>The prime minister of France, Bernard Cazeneuve, has hailed Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, for the role he played recently in re-launching the</b> …

Boko Haram kidnaps 22 girls and women in north-east Nigeria

Attackers loyal to faction headed by Abu Musab Al-Barnawi, son of Boko Haram founder Mohammed Yusuf<p>Boko Haram Islamists have abducted 22 girls and women in two separate raids in north-east Nigeria, residents and vigilantes said.<p>In the first attack on Thursday, the jihadists raided the village of …

Urgent Action Needed to Stop Superhighway That’s Endangering Forest Elephants and Chimps!

The Nigerian government recently made plans to build a superhighway that will destroy vast expanses of priceless natural habitats and wild animals. …

Nigeria’s Dwindling Wildlife

<b>Adebote Seyifunmi</b> writes that the Ministry of Environment should take urgent steps to preserve Nigeria’s disappearing wildlife<p>After the 68th session …

10 most corrupt countries, ranked by perception

Corruption is often in the eye of the beholder, largely dependent on individual beliefs about right and wrong.<p>Nigeria, the most populous country in Africa, is perceived to be the most corrupt among 80 countries evaluated, according to data from the 2017 Best Countries rankings, a characterization …

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IMF Urges Nigeria to Start Belt Tightening, Cut Naira Curbs

Nigeria should remove currency-trading restrictions and reduce its budget deficit and debt-service costs to “sustainable” levels, the International …

Magu: Presidency, Senate set to resolve crisis as Buhari 'offers' peace deal

<b>- The Nigerian Senate has said it welcomes the peace moves by President Buhari “with open arms”</b><p><b>- Senate says EFCC acting chairman, Ibrahim Magu,</b> …

Africa

Spied! Possible Mustang Shelby GT500 Mule Tests With Camaro ZL1

Mystery Shelby prototype caught in Arizona<p>Ford development engineers had the misfortune this week of rolling by a convoy of auto journalists who happened to be testing the new Mercedes-AMG GT C in the same area near Prescott, Ariz. We were able to chase down their team of vehicles to get these …

Sports Cars

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2019 Aston Martin DBX will be a true Aston, won’t use Mercedes SUV underpinnings

ASTON MARTIN will forge ahead into new territory in 2019 when it launches the DBX, its first-ever crossover model. It will be a landmark moment for a …

Auto Shows

2019 Rolls-Royce Cullinan Spied Winter Testing in Video

While both the Mercedes-Benz G-Class and <b>Range Rover Autobiography</b> have towered over the premium luxury SUV market for the past few decades, upstarts …

Land Rover Range Rover

President Buhari cancels second medical trip to UK and invites doctors to Nigeria

Buhari has already spent 51 days on medical leave in the UK amid fears he was too ill to resume office.<p>Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari has …

CAMEL Helps Designers Make Vehicles ‘Safe for Combat’

The Concept for Advanced Military Explosion-Mitigation Land (CAMEL) is a concept vehicle demonstrating 'Occupant Centric Platform' (OCP) concepts. A …

A New Amphibious 6×6 Armored Vehicle to Replace the BRDM-2 in Polish Army Service

Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles GmbH (RMMV) is teaming with the Polish defence contractor Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa SA (PGZ) through its subsidiary …

Germany Orders a New Batch of Boxers

Munich, Germany: The Artec company has signed a contract with OCCAR, for the production of a second batch of 131 Boxer armored personnel carriers for …

JEEP wrangler black hawk edition by project kahn + chelsea truck co.

may 02, 2018<p>at the drone racing league (DRL) headquarters in manhattan, ryan gury, sat in front of me with a little, polygon drone beside him.<p>at the …

Nigeria: Mogul ‘Charged' over Social Media Posts Related to Kaduna Killings

Nigerian authorities have charged an entertainment business mogul over social media posts about alleged incitement to violence in the northern state …

Huge Sierra Leone Diamond Found, Gem Is One Of The Biggest Ever

A massive uncut diamond has been found in West Africa by the most unlikely of people: A pastor. While the circumstances surrounding the discovery …

Africans are rising – we are going to build a different kind of future | Kumi Naidoo

Fed up with ineffective leaders who aren’t dealing with the crises on the continent, people are coming together to launch a pan-African solidarity movement<p>The expression “Africa rising” was popularised by the Economist and focuses on GDP growth. The growing middle class and major increases in …

Africa as you’ve probably never seen it before, courtesy of NASA

It can often be challenging to find alternative viewpoints of Africa. Perceptions of the continent are so colored by decades of stereotyped coverage and biased academic study that it can be hard to sift through the misinformation to understand the reality.<p>Often that search requires taking a step …

Space

The 2019 Porsche 911, Inspired by Commander La Forge

The latest 911 mules look like Porsche is embracing a sci-fi future.<p>The 911 mules running around in Northern Europe might just be clever decoys, showing something entirely different than the 2019 911's final design. But for now, let's roll with the thought that the design language introduced with …

Northern Europe

2018 Bentley Continental Supersports

Industrial, heavy, and magic.<p>Thanks to the digital special-effects expertise in Hollywood, our eyes routinely experience impossible violations of the laws of physics. Which sets an unnaturally high bar for astonishment when encountering the likes of the Bentley Continental Supersports, a …

The Bentley EXP12 Speed 6e Is Bentley's Vision of an Electric GT Future

An electric cabrio built by Bentley? Sign us up.<p>Do you want an electric car but think that a Tesla is really basic and/or for nerds? Do you think that the Faraday Future FF91 is a dream machine that will never come to fruition? Do you want an electric GT cabrio that will coddle you in comfort on a …

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