Monthly Archives: June 2012

KNOWLEDGE UPGRADE ON EUROCODE AND THE EFFECTS OF USING OLD BRITISH STANDARD AS DESIGN GUIDANCE IN NIGERIA

Being a technical paper on the need for knowledge enhancement for Nigerian engineers     Publication:            National Development Initiative Release date:          25th June 2012   By Olugbenro Falola MSc.(Structural Engineering, UK), B.Eng.(Ogbomoso) Correspondence e-mail: olugbenro@structuralsolution.co.uk Editing/Proof: Olatunji Ariyomo & Olugbenro Falola Published by NDi...
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An assessment of the Nigeria’s power sector reform

…an engineer’s review of Nigeria’s power sector reform with suggestions By Olatunji Ariyomo June 15 2012 | Sheffield, England 1.0       INTRODUCTION A distressing fact about Nigeria’s repeated attempts to get electricity production and distribution right is that such attempts have failed repeatedly. This is despite the infusion of several billion dollars...
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Mosquitoes Bred to Be Incapable of Transmitting Malaria

ScienceDaily (June 12, 2012) — Mosquitoes bred to be unable to infect people with the malaria parasite are an attractive approach to helping curb one of the world’s most pressing public health issues, according to UC Irvine scientists. Anthony James and colleagues from UCI and the Pasteur Institute in Paris have...
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