How Can African Artists/Musicians Conquer Billboard Charts?

  Despite having some of the most influential musicians from Senegalese Youssou N’dour through Cameroonian Manu Dibango and Malian Salif Keita to Congolese’s Koffi Olomide (and not forgetting the late great Fela Kuti of Nigeria and Miriam Makeba from South Africa), African...
Posted On 19 Jul 2013
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War against Malaria. The patch that makes humans invincible to mosquitoes

  Malaria is still the biggest killer disease around the world with almost 700.000 deaths according to 2010 WHO estimates. More than 90 percent of these deaths are in sub saharan Africa. With no effective vaccine, the survival rate depends on the speed with which victims get...

In Pictures: Celebrating Mandela’s Birthday in Cameroon

  The  Mandela forum in Buea Cameroon, yesterday joined the rest of the world in celebrating the 95th anniversary of former South African president Nelson mandela as he lies critically sick in hospital. “Mwalimu” George Ngwane co-ordinator of the forum that was...
Posted On 19 Jul 2013

Mobile Phones. Using Urine to charge phones!

  Scientists in Bristol UK, have successfully used urine to charge a mobile phone in a technological revolution that might help phone users across Africa where power outrages are common. They have created a fuel cell that uses bacteria to break down the liquid waste to...
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