Nigerian agrictech startup, Greenbles, launches bootcamp for farmers. 2 other things and a trivia

This line-up of stories will help you discover the latest happenings around the tech world today. 1. Nigerian agrictech startup, Greenbles, launches bootcamp for farmers Lagos-based agric tech startup, Greenbles, has launched a bootcamp to improve farmers’ skills across the country. The novel initiative tagged: #SmartFarm Bootcamp, is an agribusiness e-learning platform for growth stage agricultural […]

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MTV Base Celebrates Impact of Innovation and Promoting African Culture

Since its arrival on the continent in 2005, MTV Base has graced the African continent with entertaining content and edutainment ranging from hit songs to fun TV shows, thought-provoking series, impact-led initiatives, and exciting competitions, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and 365 days a year! With two different feeds catering to South […]

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Delroy Lindo: ‘The British empire informs how racism manifests in the UK’.

The Lewisham-born actor, who made it big in Hollywood via films such as Get Shorty, Clockers and Malcolm X, is feeling positive about a lot of things. He’s hopeful about the Black Lives Matter movement, the diversity in stories that are being told on screen, the Oscar chatter that hums quietly around his name. It is all caveated, though, with […]

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History of the Tiv People (Know more about the Tiv People)

OrientationIdentification . The Tiv (sing. Or-Tiv) are a group of about a million people who live on both sides of the Benue River, 220 kilometers from its confluence with the Niger, in Nigeria. “Tiv” is the name of the common ancestor from whom all are descended. In Hausa they are called “Munshi” or “Munchi.” Location. […]

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Yorubas will lose more in war against Fulanis, say no to war, Oluwo of Iwo cries out

The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrosheed Akanbi, has cautioned the Yorubas to stop the drum of war against the Fulanis in the southwest. Oluwo argued “the lifestyle of many Fulanis is not worth fighting as they tend to lose nothing except their cows.” A statement personally signed by the monarch on Friday cautioned the herders […]

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ICYMI: Dismissed cop supplied five AK-47 rifles for Offa bank robbery – Suspect

Four of the five suspects who are on trial for the April 5, 2018 Offa bank robbery in the Offa Local Government Area of Kwara State on Wednesday told a Kwara State High Court sitting in Ilorin how they killed no fewer than 11 persons during the incident. The suspects, Ayoade Akinnibosun, Ibikunle Ogunleye, Adeola […]

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