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Month: February 2020

Op-Ed: How sponsored protests are breeding a monster in Abuja – Somtoo Okoye

Op-Ed: How sponsored protests are breeding a monster in Abuja – Somtoo Okoye

Blog, What's Hot
Certain politicians allegedly organized and paid a group of boys to rig election for them in 2007. After winning the elections, they no longer needed the services of these boys so they chased them away. With no source of income in sight, these boys went into the bush and started kidnapping people. Today, the boys are known as Boko Haram and they are the most dangerous terrorist group in the world, gruesomely kidnapping, executing, killing and maiming hundreds if not thousands of civilians and soldiers every year. Today, when I see various headlines like "protest against Amnesty International", "protest against Justice Odili", "protest against Deji", "protest against Sowore," "protest for One Nigeria" in Abuja, the Federal Capital of Nigeria, I open these article and the pictures...
Bill Gate’s acquisition of $0.6bn hydrogen yacht confirms yet again that hydrogen is the future

Bill Gate’s acquisition of $0.6bn hydrogen yacht confirms yet again that hydrogen is the future

Autos, What's Hot
Many times on this blog, we have discussed Toyota's hydrogen-powered hybrid car called the Mirai among other hydrogen-powered stuff. In one of my blog posts, I specifically mentioned and briefly explained why I think that hydrogen cars and hydrogen engines will eventually take over the auto industry. Today, one of the richest guys in the world confirmed that we are heading towards a hydrogen future. Yes, Microsoft founder Bill Gates has purchased the world's first hydrogen superyacht named The Aqua which cost the billionaire in the region of £500m or roughly $644m according to The Guardian. Despite being among the top 3 richest billionaires in the world consistently for the past 10 years at least, paying 644 million dollars or a luxury boat cannot be a walk in the park for Bill G