‘Smart’ Turbine Part for Power Plants Made in Egypt

[SciDev.Net] Cairo -An Egyptian engineering researcher has come up with an award-winning innovation to solve one of the most serious problems with the energy efficiency of power-plant turbines and generators.

[SciDev.Net] Cairo -An Egyptian engineering researcher has come up with an award-winning innovation to solve one of the most serious problems with the energy efficiency of power-plant turbines and generators.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Political Satirist Bassem Youssef On Going From Youtube to a Smash Hit Programme, Then Banned

[Digital Content Africa] Egyptian cardiac surgeon Bassem Youssef didn’t quite know what he was getting into when he launched his first political satire show B+ (his blood group) on You Tube. He imitated a show he admired – the Jon Stewart Show – mixing…

[Digital Content Africa] Egyptian cardiac surgeon Bassem Youssef didn't quite know what he was getting into when he launched his first political satire show B+ (his blood group) on You Tube. He imitated a show he admired - the Jon Stewart Show - mixing news and satire together. In less than 2 months he had 5 million views and the TV companies came knocking at his door.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

PANDEF to Meet Govt Over Oct 26 Security Siege

[Vanguard] Asaba -Leaders of Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, have resolved to seek audience with the Federal Government and relevant security agencies over the October 26 disruption of their fourth general assembly in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, by the…

[Vanguard] Asaba -Leaders of Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, have resolved to seek audience with the Federal Government and relevant security agencies over the October 26 disruption of their fourth general assembly in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, by the Police and Department of State Services, DSS.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Crime Preventer Arrested Over Impersonating Gulu DPC

[Observer] Police in Aswa region have arrested a renowned local musician-turned crime preventer for allegedly impersonating Gulu District Police Commander (DPC) with intent to extort money from the public.

[Observer] Police in Aswa region have arrested a renowned local musician-turned crime preventer for allegedly impersonating Gulu District Police Commander (DPC) with intent to extort money from the public.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘27,000 Nigerian Migrants Died Last Year’

[Guardian] Twenty-seven thousand Nigerians seeking greener pasture abroad died in their quest to reach Europe through the desert and sea in 2016, according to a non-governmental organisation, RARDUJA International.

[Guardian] Twenty-seven thousand Nigerians seeking greener pasture abroad died in their quest to reach Europe through the desert and sea in 2016, according to a non-governmental organisation, RARDUJA International.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Use Mediation to Solve Land Rows, Locals Urged

[Monitor] Nwoya/Amuru -Land probe commissioners have advised residents of Acholi sub-region to settle for mediation as the best alternative for solving escalating land disputes in the region.

[Monitor] Nwoya/Amuru -Land probe commissioners have advised residents of Acholi sub-region to settle for mediation as the best alternative for solving escalating land disputes in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda