Video: Kanu gives reason for his freedom fight

By Nwafor Sunday Embattled Leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mr. Nnamdi Kanu, who has been in detention since October 14, 2015 and finally secured a stringent bail from the Federal High Court in Abuja on April 25, 2017, has spit out the rationale behind his struggle to gain independence for Biafra. Owing […]

Travel ban ruling ‘victory for national security’ – Trump

Donald Trump hailed Monday’s Supreme Court ruling which partially reinstates the US president’s travel ban targeting citizens from six mainly Muslim countries as a victory for national security. US President, Donald Trump “Today’s unanimous Supreme Court decision is a clear victory for our national security,” Trump said in a White House statement. “It allows the […]

Autodesk Generative Design takes in constraints and makes its own 3D models

 It’s easy to see machine learning as a creativity-killing, bubble-inducing agent invading our Facebook News Feeds and dumbing-down our Netflix habits. But increasingly, machine learning is finding a home helping humans break their own internal biases to enhance rather than subjugate creativity. Autodesk’s Generative Design tool in Netfabb 2018 is the latest example of this. […]

Former minister sentenced to 12 years in prison

In custody since September, he was convicted of taking bribes and money laundering as part of a huge corruption network centered on the state-owned Petrobras oil company and huge construction companies. A Brazilian court sentenced Antonio Palocci, an influential minister during the leftist governments of Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and Dilma Rousseff, to 12 […]

Supreme Court partially reinstates Trump travel ban

The US Supreme Court on Monday partially reinstated President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban targeting citizens from six predominantly Muslim countries, before examining the case in full this autumn. Trump The Trump administration’s ban — put on hold by lower court rulings — can be enforced for travellers from the targeted countries “who lack any […]

IFAD, AATF to boost 13, 000 farmers with cassava mechanisation programme

By Gabriel Ewepu ABUJA-Over 13, 000 farmers in six states are to benefit from the International Fund for Agricultural Development, IFAD, and African Agricultural Technology Foundation, AATF, cassava mechanisation programme. This was disclosed by the Senior Manager, Business Development George Marechera, AATF and team lead of the cassava Mechanisation and Agro Processing project, CAMAP. Six […]