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September 23, 2017 9:47 AM Chronicles of a Windows user gone iPhone (part 3)

In part 3 of this “Chronicles of a Windows user gone iPhone” series we’ll dig into more of the iOS apps that I want to use. As a Windows user, obviously most of these are going to be apps made by Microsoft so it will be interesting to see how Microsoft contributes to its competitor’s ecosystem. Of course, I’ll also look at a few other of my favorite 1

September 22, 2017 3:27 PM Look up! You might see NASA's asteroid-hunting spacecraft fly past Earth

It’s time to wave goodbye ... for now. This morning, NASA’s OSIRIS-REx is zipping past Earth on its way to the asteroid Bennu – the last time we’ll see the spacecraft until 2023. At 9:52 a.m. Pacific, OSIRIS-REx (short for Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification and Security-Regolith Explorer) hits its closest point to Earth, 11,000 miles 3

September 22, 2017 12:01 PM Trump's remarks on African country "Nambia" prompt widespread ridicule

WASHINGTON, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- U.S. President Donald Trump's remarks on "Nambia" during a United Nations speech didn't go without notice. People online quickly realized the gaffe and reacted strongly. "Nambia's health system is increasingly self-sufficient," Trump said. The White House later published the speech, which showed Trump had meant to say "Namibia 1

September 21, 2017 11:49 AM Donald Trump mocked for referring to non-existent African country 'Nambia'

The President mispronounced the name of the country at a lunch for African leaders - but which nation was he referring to? At a working lunch with African leaders, the President said: "In Guinea and Nigeria you fought a horrifying Ebola outbreak. The gaffe was greeted with derision by Mr Trump's critics and jokers on social media. So, which real African 2

September 21, 2017 6:16 AM How Mental Health Issues Disproportionately Affect Minorities

African Americans endure more intense and frequent mental and behavioral health issues than their counterparts, at least in part related to poverty and exposure to racism and discrimination, both of which disproportionally affect minorities. African Americans share the same mental health issues as the rest of the population, with arguably even greater 1

September 21, 2017 5:47 AM United, City progress to League Cup fourth round

London - Marcus Rashford fired Manchester United into the League Cup fourth round as the holders crushed Burton 4-1, while Manchester City eased through with a 2-1 win at West Bromwich Albion on Wednesday. City and United, currently first and second in the Premier League, took contrasting routes to the last 16, where they were joined by Chelsea, Arsenal 1

September 20, 2017 4:00 AM Gabcon builds house for the less privileged in Palla Road

The total cost of the house was P90,000 and was available in the budget as part of the Social Responsibility Programme or initiative. The recipient was approved by the Gabcon Executive Management with the assistance of the team from the Office of the President and the local authority in the Central District Council. The beneficiary of the project is John Ntshielang 2

September 19, 2017 9:26 AM IDM gives Boswelakgosi JSS prize giving ceremony

In an endeavor to encourage learning among potential future enrollees, the Institute of Development Mangement (IDM) last week Friday, bestowed a generous offering of P10 000 to Boswelakgosi Junior Secondary School in Manyana village. Handing the funds over to the School Head, Peter Dire, IDM Assistant Director Academics, and Learners Support, Elijah 5

September 19, 2017 7:06 AM Egypt knocks SA from top investment spot in Africa – RMB report

Egypt has knocked South Africa from its long-standing top spot regarding investments in Africa, according to Rand Merchant Bank’s latest Where to Invest in Africa report for 2018, released on Monday. This is the first time SA has not been in top spot since the report was initiated seven years ago. Nigeria, on the other hand, has for the first time not featured 6

September 19, 2017 7:05 AM Egypt surpasses SA as top investment spot in Africa – report

Egypt has knocked South Africa from its long-standing top spot regarding investments in Africa, according to Rand Merchant Bank’s latest Where to Invest in Africa report for 2018, released on Monday. This is the first time SA has not been in top spot since the report was initiated seven years ago. Nigeria, on the other hand, has for the first time not featured 8