The Implication of the Local Production of Methamphetamine in Nigeria

On Mar 2016, it was reported in Nigerian Newspapers that four Mexicans and four Nigerians were arrested in Asaba, a town in south of Nigeria for producing methamphetamine in the country. Their drug factory produced between 3,000 kg to 4,000 kg of methamphetamine per production cycle. I recently found out most Nigerians don’t know about… Read More The Implication of the Local Production of Methamphetamine in Nigeria

The New Technology of Managing Pollution with Agricultural Waste

As we preach the gospel of Agriculture in Nigeria and Africa at large we should also look at the horizontal effects of increased agricultural activities. High agricultural activities lead to large agricultural waste generation. Agricultural waste if not well managed can pollute the environment, though only for a while because it is biodegradable. But it… Read More The New Technology of Managing Pollution with Agricultural Waste

Hazardous Waste in Nigeria: Problems and Challenges

Hazardous waste is by-products of society that can pose a substantial hazard to human health or the environment when improperly managed. Hazardous waste can be determined by ignitability; corrosivity; reactivity; halogenated hydrocarbons concentration; Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon concentration; polychlorinated Dibenzo p‐dioxins and dibenzofurans concentrations; and Polychlorinated Biphenyls concentration. Major Sources of Hazardous Waste in Nigeria Crude… Read More Hazardous Waste in Nigeria: Problems and Challenges

​Catch Them Young and Train Them to Be Guardians of their Environment

Our planet – our home is dying because we have never cared enough for our environment. In Nigeria we have not cared enough individually and as a country. Most Nigerians do not know that our existence as humans greatly depends on our environment and also do not understand how our ecosystem works. Many do not… Read More ​Catch Them Young and Train Them to Be Guardians of their Environment

26 African Science and Tech Innovators To Watch

This list of 26 African science and tech innovators helps to reposition how we consider science and tech innovation in Africa and by extension what it means to be a science or tech innovator. Each of the individuals spotlighted, share a commitment to something simultaneously infinite, yet quantifiable: change. 1. Tonje Bakang Afrostream, Cameroon ‘You… Read More 26 African Science and Tech Innovators To Watch