Tuesday, May 23, 2017

EU Approves Deal To Let Individual Countries Ban GM Foods

“The new system guarantees that the member states have a choice. Nothing will be imposed,” French Environment Minister Segolene Royal said. France’s constitutional court has already upheld a domestic ban on GM corn.

Lights Out By The Equator

ACCRA, Ghana -- To say that Ghanaians have been merely affected by the 24-hour power off (DUM), 12-hour power on (SOR) "Dumsor" routine is...
consciousness tree

The Consciousness of Things

Consciousness is defined as the state of being aware of and responsive to one’s surroundings. Given this definition, can we say that things have...

Climate Change Speeding Faster

A report released in Stockholm in September found a certainty of 95 percent or greater that humans are the main cause of global warming, and a report released in Yokohama, Japan, two weeks ago said profound effects were already being felt around the world, and were likely to get much worse.

Shell Lied About Oil Spills In The Nigerian Delta

Nigeria, ABUJA — Court documents presented by Amnesty International (AI) have exposed the fact that Shell repeatedly made false claims about the size and...

Nigeria Releases Vitamin A Rich Cassava

Dr Chiedozie Egesi, NRCRI Cassava Breeder, said this newer set of pro-vitamin A cassava varieties will play a role in attaining the goals of the Cassava Transformation Agenda of the Federal Government of Nigeria and help improve cassava food products such as gari, fufu, akple, high quality cassava flour, cassava bread, and starch.

Global Warming Persists, Though Western Nations Face Denial

Western nations are far less concerned about global warming compared to the rest of Earth's citizens. Several actions must be taken for global climate change to alter its course in a more positive direction for a better world.
scarcity of water

Scarcity Is Just A Madman’s Economics

We’ve heard his argument before. There is scarcity with the world’s resources. Too many people, too few necessities (water, land, energy) to go around....

Hess Corporation finds more Oil in Ghanaian Waters

According to Hess, it had achieved “outstanding drilling performance in terms of drilling time and cost per foot with gross costs averaging $40 million per well for the last three wells, including success case logging”.