Monthly Archives: May 2013

Making ATMs Serve Depositors Better In Nigeria

Automated Teller Machine (ATM) is a key element of cash-less banking, which was introduced last year by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). ATM is meant to ease certain banking activities.                  

10 Things Not To Do On Facebook If Are you In A Relationship

Tips – Now that you’re in a happy, healthy relationship, there are some Facebook rules that need following to ensure it stays that way.                     10 things to never do on

Russian Scientists Find ‘Blood’ In Mammoth Carcass – Report

MOSCOW (AFP) – News report reaching us says Russian scientists claimed Wednesday they have discovered blood in the carcass of a woolly mammoth, adding that the rare find could boost their chances of cloning the prehistoric animal.      

24-Year Old Man Had Pencil In Head For 15 Years

News report has it that a  young man lived for many years with a pencil lodged inside his head, said German surgeons who detected the object on a CT scan and safely removed it.            

Reasons Why 16,000 JAMB Results Were Cancelled – Minister

Nigeria’s Minister of Education, Prof. Ruquayyatu Rufa’i, has explained that 16,000 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME results were cancelled by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, because of examination malpractices by the candidates.            

Rotary Club Donates To Orphanage Homes In Kaduna

Kaduna – As part of its contribution to the orphans in Kaduna State, Rotary Club of Barnawa, District 9125, yesterday donated materials to two orphanage homes in Chikun Local Government area of Kaduna State Nigeria.          

Terrifying Effect Of Diet Soda On Teeth Similar To Effects Of Meth,Crack Cocaine

Tips – Diet soda can have the same effect on your tooth enamel as methamphetamine or crack cocaine use — and it’s not pretty.                     In a three-person case study published

Reasons Why Baby Factory Of Underage Girls Are Many In Igboland

Three incidents regarding teenage pregnancy in Yorubaland remain evergreen in my memory.               Some 19 years ago, on being told that I was posted to a mixed secondary school in the South-West for the

Uncovered:54 Pregnant Girls, 200 Students On Drugs In Lagos Public Schools

Lagos – Fifty-four pregnant girls and 200 students on drugs have been uncovered in Lagos public secondary schools. This was part of the statistics released by the Office of Youth and Social Development, an arm of the Lagos State Ministry

18-Year Old Girl Invents 20 Second Mobile Phone Battery Charger

US – News report has it that a girl has invented a new device that will charge a Mobile Phone battery in just 20 seconds. The 18-year-old Indian-American girl has invented a super capacitor device that will charge a Mobile