Monthly Archives: November 2012

Giant strides by the pee-girls

By Tolulope Ariyomo No doubt, you have read the news. The four girls. Four inventors aged 14 (one is 15) from Africa (Nigeria) and their invention – a generator that produces electricity for six hours using a single litre of urine as fuel. Eric Pfeiffer provides the details: “The generator was unveiled at...
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The Ribadu Petroleum Indutsry Task Force Report

The original report of the Nuhu Ribadu led Presidential Committee is available here for download. A formal copy was submitted to the President of Nigeria, Dr. Goodluck Jonathan on 2nd November 2012. Mr. Ribadu confirmed to the local Nigerian Punch newspaper that the version submitted is not different from the version reported by Reuters. This is...
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