Daily Archives: September 6, 2020

Monumental Collision of “Impossible” Black Holes Detected for the First Time

Artist’s impression of binary black holes about to collide. Credit: Mark Myers, ARC Centre of Excellence for Gravitational Wave Discovery (OzGrav) The most massive black hole collision ever detected has been directly observed by the LIGO and VIRGO Scientific Collaboration, which includes scientists from The Australian National University (ANU). The short gravitational wave signal, …

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Addressing infrastructure deficits in the education sector

Literacy is said to be an essential component of the right to education and a prerequisite for accessing other forms of human rights. CHINAKA OKORO writes that the government should take advantage of this year’s International Literacy Day to address infrastructure deficits in the education sector to ensure that youths …

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False dawn?

Editorial Just as well, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) just blew the alarm: the declining cases of COVID-19 for August were due more to reduced testing. That false dawn, of putative safety from COVID-19, could yet come back to hit us hard. First, it could elicit reckless non-pharmaceutical …

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Meet Queen Sarah Benz, Skin Therapist Turned Beauty Queen

Queen Sarah Benz is the current Queen of Aso Culture and was recently crowned at the grandeur event held at popular Grand Cubana Hotel, Jabi, Abuja. The event which featured some notable personalities within and outside Abuja was a massive success. After her engagements in series of camp and stage …

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FCT minister urges FRSC to address traffic congestion at Lugbe

Muhammad Musa Bello The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has urged Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) to address traffic congestion that occurred regularly at the Lugbe axis along the Airport Road especially in the evenings. Mr Anthony Ogunleye, Chief Press Secretary to the minister in a statement on Sunday in …

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True position on investment in Nigeria and challenges faced from LADOL

Our Company, Samsung Heavy Industries Nigeria Limited (“SHIN”) a Nigerian subsidiary of the Korean Ship Building Company – Samsung Heavy Industries Inc. Korea (“SHI”), on behalf of ourselves, SHI and our joint venture subsidiary, SHI-MCI FZE (“SHI-MCI”), collectively “SAMSUNG”, express our immeasurable gratitude to the Government and the People of …

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