Mandela laid to rest in Qunu(HIS CHILHOOD VILLAGE), ending a journey that transformed South Africa

Former South African President Nelson Mandela as his family lays his body to rest in his hometown of Qunu, South Africa, on Sunday December 15. Mandela's body traveled from Pretoria by air to Mthatha in Eastern Cape province, and then by road to Qunu, where was buried Sunday. Mandela died December 5 at his home … Continue reading Mandela laid to rest in Qunu(HIS CHILHOOD VILLAGE), ending a journey that transformed South Africa

Electricity: New Owners Demand Increase in Tariff

New operators in the nation’s power sector have asked for increase in electricity tariff in the midst of worsening power situation in the country. The operators have already jerked up service charge from N750 to N1,500 monthly. This came as the Federal Government and organized labour are meeting today to review labour issues in the … Continue reading Electricity: New Owners Demand Increase in Tariff

China’s first lunar rover landed on the moon Saturday, less than two weeks after it blasted off from Earth.

The landing makes China one of only three nations -- after the United States and the former Soviet Union -- to "soft-land" on the moon's surface, and the first to do so in more than three decades. Chang'e-3, an unmanned spacecraft, will release Jade Rabbit (called Yutu in Chinese) -- a six-wheeled lunar rover equipped … Continue reading China’s first lunar rover landed on the moon Saturday, less than two weeks after it blasted off from Earth.

ASUU Strike: Electricity workers threaten power sector shutdown

THE National Union of Electricity Employees, NUEE, yesterday, gave the Federal Government seven days to resolve the strike embarked upon by Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, or face a total shut down of electricity facilities in the country. What's power supply like in your area. Will the strike have any effect?