October, 2016

 

The ex-Blues boss’ side were pummelled as he returned to Stamford Bridge

Antonio Conte has made Chelsea a team for the Premier League to fear once again after last season’s horror show under, the now Manchester United manager, Jose Mourinho. Chelsea blew Manchester United away at Stamford Bridge from the very start. Pedro’s goal after 38 seconds was followed up by strikes from Gary Cahill, Eden Hazard and N’Golo Kante as Conte saw his side march back amongst the top four. The Blues lie only one point off Manchester City, who top the league, and scored a much-needed victory over one of their main rivalsRead More


Troops foil ship hijacking, arrest vandals in Delta

Troops of Operation Base 2 have thwarted an attempted hijack of a vessel in the restive Niger Delta and separately arrested five pipeline vandals, a spokesman said on Sunday. “Troops of Operation Base 2 repelled a hijack of a vessel (MT VAJARA) by heavily armed bandits in Ramos River, around Agge area of Delta state,” Lieutenant Commander Thomas Otuji said in a statement.   He said the pirates were repelled after a fierce exchange of fire with government troops. Otuji also said five people were arrested on October 17 andRead More


10 Reasons Sleep is The Most Important Part of Your Life

Although sleep is absolutely necessary, many people have a love-hate relationship with it. In fact, it isn’t uncommon to hear entrepreneurs and other go-getters decry sleep by saying, “I’ll sleep when I’m dead.” That viewpoint may help them launch a new business a few days sooner, but it’s definitely not doing them any other favors. There are numerous scientifically proven reasons that you need to get a good night’s sleep, and ignoring this need can lead to serious consequences. 1. Sleeping Helps Prevent Diabetes and Heart Disease Everyone has problemsRead More


7 Ways Your Business Can Prevent Data Loss

One of the worst things that can happen to any business is a loss of data. If your business loses certain data, it could mean certain disaster, because you could be losing customer information, employee information, and a whole lot more. Not only is your data lost, but there is also a chance that it is lost because it has been stolen, and now someone else has access to all of this sensitive information. Luckily, there are several things that you can do in order to protect your business fromRead More


5 Ways to Secure Data on Your Phone

Our mobile phones and portable devices reveal a lot about us. If it were to fall into the wrong hands, someone could see the most personal things. From our saved favorites and bookmarks on web pages, to the emails we send/receive, and even the apps we use! This small, but vulnerable, piece of technology knows everything that makes us who we are. Interestingly, we have stopped trusting our family and friends with this personal stuff and started trusting the mobile phones. Although this goes without saying, I would caution howRead More


7 Ways to Promote Your YouTube Channel

If you have decided to create a YouTube channel, you need to find the best ways to promote it. After all, if it is not being promoted, people aren’t going to know about it, and you will be simply wasting your time because you won’t be making any money. Here are seven ways that you can promote your YouTube channel, and you can start right now. 1. Create Good Thumbnails The first thing you should do is create great thumbnails that show what your channel is all about. If youRead More


VIDEO: Dangote: My refinery is 8 times the size of Victoria Island

Aliko Dangote, president of Dangote Group, is building the world’s largest greenfield refinery, with a starting refining capacity of about 600,000 barrels of oil per day. Much more interesting is the geographical size of the refinery, which Dangote puts at eight times the size of Victoria Island, Lagos. A video by Ovation Media Group shows Dangote telling stakeholders and the media how big his refinery really is. “You wont appreciate the size of the place, maybe because you have not gone round, some of you,” he said. “But this placeRead More


South Africa to leave International Criminal Court

South Africa has decided to withdraw from the International Criminal Court following a dispute last year over a visit by Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted by the tribunal for alleged war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide. The decision comes after another African nation, Burundi, this week signed legislation to become the first to withdraw from the ICC – raising concerns that states have begun to act on years of threats to leave over what they call the court’s disproportionate targeting of the continent. “It’s important both forRead More


Death toll from Cameroon rail crash climbs to 63

The death toll from a train derailment in Cameroon rose to 63 on Saturday, the communications minister said, as rescue efforts continued and work began to clear the vital rail line. The packed Camrail train had been traveling from the capital Yaounde to the port city of Douala on Friday. It was derailed at around 11 a.m. local time (0600 EDT) near the station in the town of Eseka, 120 km (75 miles) west of the capital, causing carriages to overturn. The government said late on Friday 55 people hadRead More


White substance found at Clinton office not hazardous: police

Preliminary analysis has found that a white substance that prompted the evacuation of Hillary Clinton’s campaign headquarters in Brooklyn, New York, was not harmful, police said on Saturday. The substance arrived through the mail at Clinton’s campaign office in Manhattan, and was transported to the headquarters in Brooklyn Heights, police said. The floor was evacuated as a precaution, and several people were exposed to the substance. U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton shakes hands with supporters after a campaign event in Cleveland, Ohio U.S., October 21, 2016. REUTERS A NewRead More