Citizen Journalism

Iraqi forces seize ancient site of Hatra from IS

Iraqi pro-government forces said Wednesday they had seized the UNESCO-listed ancient site of Hatra from the Islamic State group, the latest …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Siri creator thinks you'll soon upload your memories to AI

One of the creators of the Siri digital assistant owned by Apple has said he believes AI will one day be used to upload and replay personal memories. …

Artificial Intelligence

First-Time Home Buyers Don’t Make Any Decisions Before Visiting FirstTimeHomeBuyerAid.com - Press Release

<b>USA -</b> The process of buying one’s first home can utterly frustrating. The search for first time home buyer programs and first time home buyer grants …

Real Estate

Bad mix of gut microbes triggers age-associated inflammation

Inflammation increases with age and this leads to ill-health problems. One of the triggers appears to be the balance of microorganisms in the gut. …

Microbiome

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) practically emptied its vaults apparently to finance the presidential campaign of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), sources conversant with investigations into security spending in the last administration have informed TheCable.

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) practically emptied its vaults apparently to finance the presidential campaign of the Peoples Democratic Party …

Banking

Fresh anxiety is mounting over the state of health of President Muhammadu Buhari, who returned to the country on March 10 after a 49-day medical sojourn in London, United Kingdom. The 74-year-old Nigerian leader was only seen in public once throughout last week, when he joined other Muslim faithful for a Juma’at service on Friday at a mosque located near his office inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The service lasted less than one hour after which Buhari returned to his residence.

Fresh anxiety is mounting over the state of health of President Muhammadu Buhari, who returned to the country on March 10 after a 49-day medical …

Nigeria

General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), facilitated the agency’s acquisition of the swanky Ikoyi apartment where agents of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) recently discovered more than $43 million in cash.

SaharaReporters has learned that Ayodele Oke, the suspended Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency (NIA), facilitated the agency’s …

Corruption

'Vigilante' worm fights Mirai botnet for control of your devices

A new worm is rapidly spreading across the Internet in search of vulnerable smart home appliances. Curiously, it's believed its author is a vigilante …

Cybersecurity

In a petition addressed to Mr. Osinbajo, who also doubles as the Chairman of the Asset Recovery Committee, HEDA advised the federal government to request that the Italian court judge should recognize Nigeria as a civil party to the Malabu criminal proceeding in order to request adequate compensation for the damages received by the corrupt scheme.

The Human and Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA Resource Centre), a Nigerian non-governmental organization, has petitioned Vice President Yemi …

Nigeria

Global Artificial Intelligence Market 2017 Segmentation, Demand, Growth, Trend, Opportunity and Forecast to – 2022 - Press Release

"Artificial Intelligence - Global Market Outlook"<p>Global Artificial Intelligence market is poised to grow at a CAGR of above 35% during the forecast …

Artificial Intelligence

Passengers of an Aero Contractors flight traveling between Port Harcourt and Lagos had a terrifying experience on Tuesday as one of the engines appeared to catch fire, causing the cabin to become filled with thick smoke. According to a passenger posting on Twitter, the plan started having troubles 20 minutes after take-off. But the terrified passengers had to endure another 35 minutes in the air as the pilot told them to calm down even, as they said, they could clearly see that one of the engines was on fire.

Passengers of an Aero Contractors flight traveling between Port Harcourt and Lagos had a terrifying experience on Tuesday as one of the engines …

Aviation

as well as Apartments 11A and 11B.

SaharaReporters has obtained the full list of occupants of a swanky apartment building in Lagos where operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes …

Africa

Russia warns US against unilateral strike on N. Korea

Russia on Monday warned Washington against launching a unilateral strike on North Korea, after US Vice President Mike Pence said the era of …

North Korea

Berlin startup offers a year with no money worries

Miko from Berlin may only be five, but he already has 1,000 euros ($1,063) per month to live on -- not from hard graft, but as part of an experiment …

Basic Income

Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan’s name once again came up on Saturday during investigations into the seized N13bn ($43.4m, N23m and £27,000) by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission at the Osborne Towers, Ikoyi, Lagos. Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State and the National Intelligence Agency had claimed ownership of the money which was recovered on Thursday. A source familiar with the case told one of our correspondents that documents belonging to the Goodluck/Sambo Presidential Campaign Organisation were recovered from the scene.

Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan’s name once again came up on Saturday during investigations into the seized N13bn ($43.4m, N23m and £27,000) by the …

Corruption

Intestinal bacteria may protect against diabetes

Medical research suggests that a high concentration of indolepropionic acid in serum helps to protect a person against type 2 diabetes. …

Diabetes

What the 'decentralised web' movement means for you

Sir Tim Berners-Lee is working on a new version of the Internet that's meant to be a truly "decentralised" system. Reviving the concept of the …

Internet

Faces of deadly Boko Haram fighters have been released to the public by their own clips recorded in their camps which was obtained by the Hausa Service of Voice of America.The video was recorded inside Sambisa Forest before its fall in December 2016 by one of Boko Haram's numerous videographers who identified himself as 'Abu Umma'

Faces of deadly Boko Haram fighters have been released to the public by their own clips recorded in their camps which was obtained by the Hausa …

Nigeria

Fil-Am grandmaster Wesley So wins 2017 US Chess Championship

Filipino-American chess player Wesley So has won the 2017 US Chess Championship title in a tightly-fought match held at the The Chess Club and …

Basketball

PNG to investigate 'drunk rampage' at Australia refugee camp

Drunk soldiers "went on a rampage" and fired shots in the air at an Australian asylum-seeker camp in Papua New Guinea, police said Sunday, in the …

Immigration

The new theory about memory formation surprises scientists

The rules of memory are 'beautifully' rewritten, according to new Riken-MIT research. The findings completely change earlier theories about the …

Neurology

Man Behind Kaduna Senator's Recall Alleges Threats To Life

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Africa

One year on — Why I'm still using Windows 10 Mobile

It's been one year since Microsoft started rolling out Windows 10 Mobile to older phones. The platform has fallen below 1 percent market share and is …

Microsoft Windows

Swiss oasis for legal cannabis, without the high

A grey-haired woman in her early 60s daintily lifts small trays topped with different varieties of marijuana to her nose, sniffing each of them …

Cannabis

UiPath & ABBYY to uncover the latest solutions for intelligent robotic process automation (RPA) at the Business Exchange Building Blocks for Digital Transformation event in London, April 25 - Press Release

<b>LONDON, UK - 14 Apr, 2017 -</b> Leading RPA provider UiPath announces the participation at ABBYY’s upcoming event: Business Exchange Building Blocks for …

Automation

Increasing Small Business Units to Act as Building Blocks for Peer-to-Peer Lending Market - Press Release

Transparency Market Research Added A New "Peer-to-Peer Lending Market Research Report" And Its Full Database.<p>This press release was orginally …

FinTech

Chatbot Market - Globalization Leads to Greater Uptake of Newer Technologies - Press Release

Transparency Market Research Added A New "Chatbot Market Research Report" And Its Full Database.<p>This press release was orginally distributed by SBWire<p>…

Automation

Sacked NNPC MD, Esther Nnamdi-Ogbue Owns The $50m Found By EFCC – Source

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Corruption

Class Action Lawsuit Seeks Medicare Beneficiaries Serviced by SilverScript That Have Paid Excessive Copayments - Press Release

Pine Brook, NJ - April 10, 2017 - (Newswire.com)<p>Frier Levitt announced today a search for Medicare beneficiaries with Part D coverage through …

Health Care

Two Russians, one American land back on Earth from ISS

Two Russian cosmonauts and a US astronaut touched down safely in central Kazakhstan Monday following a 173-day mission aboard the International Space …

NASA