Tuesday , April 23 2019
Home / Technology

Technology

Gene-edited babies a scam, China sacks researcher

The Chinese researcher, Jiankui He, whose efforts produced the world’s first gene-edited babies, did so through forgery and subterfuge, deliberately skirting the proper channels in the pursuit of personal fame, officials in China said.

Read More »

Feature: Street beggars flock Lagos despite rescue mission

Unarguably, Nigeria is Africa’s most populous nation with more than 170 million people out of which Lagos State boasts of 20 million inhabitants, thus making the City the nation’s biggest urban ­agglomeration. Population surge in Lagos has largely occasioned by the influx of people from different parts of the country.  Lagos has to contend with various socio-economic challenges peculiar to …

Read More »

EXCLUSIVE: Despite Sanitation — Lagos, Ibadan Contest For Most Dirtiest State

Ionigeria investigative Journalist — Gbenga Odunsi — in this exclusive piece, monitored the efforts of the Lagos and Oyo State governments in improving the public health status through maintenance of good hygiene and environmental sanitation for clean atmosphere. His findings revealed that both States — in spite of environmental laws and agencies — battle filth and stench; lazy and corrupt sanitary …

Read More »

Kudos, Knocks Trail The One-Year Compulsory NYSC Scheme

In this exclusive piece, ionigeria correspondent, Gbenga Odunsi — in separate interviews — sought reactions of Nigerians on the mandatory one-year NYSC scheme. “Youth obey the clarion call. Let us lift our na­tion high. Under the sun or in the rain. With dedi­cation and selflessness, Nigeria is ours, Nigeria we serve.” Every year, thousands of youths graduating from the Universities and …

Read More »