Chinese farm hits global headlines for breeding 6 billion cockroaches for medical purposes

Cockroaches are often associated with filthy sewers and dirty kitchens. But a giant farm in China breeds six billion cockroaches annually for pharmaceutical purposes, and such an operation is reversing people’s attitudes toward the insect. The AI-controlled cockroach farm located in Xichang, southwest China’s Sichuan Province, hit headlines of overseas media recently. The farm bred […]

Akpabio denies mocking PDP over Buhari’s lazy youths comment

* Akpabio  ___________________   Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio has debunked claims that he derided the leadership of his party, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), over its condemnation of President Muhammadu Buhari’s comment that a lot of Nigerian youths are idle. The former Akwa Ibom State governor in a statement signed by his media […]

Synopsis of the Political History of Itu Federal Constituency and the Third Term Conundrum 

By Emmanuel Ndon — The historical journey of Itu Federal Constituency started before 1967, when the regional system of government was abandoned and Nigeria segmented into Provinces. Northern and Southern Protectorates of Nigeria were sometime referred to as Northern and Southern Groups of Provinces. While the Northern Region had a total of thirteen (13) Provinces, […]

Buhari wasted public funds in UK trip, he must apologize to Nigerian youths – PDP

The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, on Sunday described President Muhammadu Buhari’s trip to United Kingdom, UK, where he attended the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) as a “colossal waste” of public resources. PDP said Buhari was unable to attract investments to the country during his trip to London. The party insisted that rather than […]

Akpabio: Mace theft a failed coup, I mistook invaders for terrorists

* Akpabio  _________________________ The last is yet to be heard about last week’s theft of Senate mace by armed thugs suspected to be loyalists of the suspended senator representing Delta Central Senatorial District, Ovie Omo-Agege. Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, has disclosed that he mistook the invaders for members of the dreaded Islamic sect, Boko […]