The ascholarship scheme is a great opportunity for scientists and engineers based specifically in Sub-Saharan Africa as well as for recent matriculants in the region who made progress in mathematics and the sciences.
A socio-political group, the Coalition for Nigeria (CN), has raised allegations the Peoples Democratic Party, and its presidential candidate, Atiku, claiming they are hiring foreign help to win the 2019 presidential election.
A priest has been reprimanded by the Russian Orthodox Church for his latest post on social media. The priest identified as Vyacheslav Baskakov took to his Instagram page to display his Louis Vuiton bags and Gucci shoes.
With the death of Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi, causing unrest and deepening curiosity among world leaders, the Russian president, Vladimir Putin, has resolved to meet the crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman in November 2018.
A 5-year-old boy identified as Rakhim Kurayev, has become an internet sensation after he completed 4,105 press-ups in 2 hours. The amazing feat earned the boy a N13m Mercedes Benz from a Vladmir Putin loyalist, Ramzan Kadyrov.
22-year-old Nastya Zhidkova has been conferred with the title of the world's most beautiful girl. This is coming after a modelling agency discovered the young girl with platinum hair colour and skin almost as white as snow.