Tuesday, March 26, 2019

The Creator of the Internet Was A Black Man Named Philip Emeagwali – Google...

It’s hard to say who invented the Internet. There were many mathematicians and scientists who contributed to its development; computers were sending signals to...

Rwanda opens door to Chinese firm Alibaba to build Africa’s first digital economy

Rwandan President Paul Kagame has launched Africa’s first Electronic World Trade Platform (eWTP) with the help of Chinese multinational technology conglomerate and the world’s...

Zimbabwe and SADC Countries Join Use Of Solar Powered Vehicles To Reduce Use Of...

Zimbabwe and other SADC countries no longer recommend Diesel 500 although it is still in minimum use. The most recommended one is Diesel 50...

Meet The First Black Woman To Earn a Nuclear Engineering Ph.D. From MIT

One study released by the National Science Foundation showed that African-American women only make up 2 percent of practicing scientists and engineers. It’s in...

Google’s Loon brings internet-by-balloon to Kenya

A network of giant balloons will soon bring internet access to remote regions of rural Kenya. Google's sister-company Loon has announced its first commercial deal:...

SA launches massive telescope

South Africa has officially launched MeerKAT, the largest and most powerful radio telescope in the southern hemisphere, with a display of the clearest radio...

World’s ‘oldest biological colours’ found in Africa

Scientists have discovered what they say are the world's oldest surviving biological colours, from ancient rocks beneath the Sahara desert. The 1.1 billion-year-old pigments have...

Chimpanzee nests ‘cleaner than human beds’

If you have a teenager at home, it may not come as a complete surprise to hear that chimpanzee beds are cleaner than human...

Former Nigerian president warns students against creating ‘artificial human beings’

Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan on Saturday warned Nigerian students to stay away from conducting research into embryonic stem cells, saying the sanctity of...

Kenyan MP ‘accidentally forwards s*x tips on WhatsApp’

A first-time Kenyan MP has been asked to apologise after posting a message with sex tips on his constituency WhatsApp group, the local Daily...

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Strive Masiyiwa to build house and pay $1000 monthly allowance for granny who walked...

Telecommunications magnate and billionaire, Mr Strive Masiyiwa has pledged to build a house and pay a $1000 lifetime monthly allowance to an elderly woman...

Son of Angolan ex-president released from jail

The son of the former Angolan president has been released from prison, where he was being held on charges of embezzlement. José Filomeno dos Santos...

Africa Must Abolish Colonial Anti-Cannabis Laws to Unlock a 7 Billion Dollar Industry

The African cannabis industry is expected to be worth over US$7.1 billion by 2023. However, many countries will not benefit from the growth unless...