Elon Musk’s SpaceX officially gets into the space tourism business

SpaceX is going to start carrying a different sort of payload in the not-too-distant future. The private spacecraft company founded by Elon Musk has struck a deal with Space Adventures to begin offering tourist flights on its first Crew Dragon flight. Up to four people will have the chance to break the world altitude record […]

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SpaceX Just Announced They’ll Send Space Tourists Deeper Into Orbit Than Ever Before

SpaceX announced a new partnership Tuesday to send four tourists deeper into orbit than any private citizen before them, in a mission that could take place by 2022 and easily cost more than US$100 million.   The company signed the deal with Space Adventures, which is based in Washington and served as an intermediary to […]

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JUST IN: Lagos state records first Lassa fever case ▷ Nigeria news

– Lagos state has recorded its first case of Lassa fever since the outbreak of the disease in Nigeria – The patient is currently in isolation at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital – 364 cases of Lassa fever have been identified across 23 states with 47 deaths recorded so far Lagos state has recorded its […]

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TCN to increase wheeling capacity to 20,000 MW by 2022

Transmission Company of Nigeria By Udeme Akpan THE Transmission Company of Nigeria, TCN, has concluded plans to increase Nigeria’s wheeling capacity from 8, 000 to 20,000 megawatts by 2022. In a recent report obtained by Vanguard, TCN said development object of its transmission rehabilitation and expansion program (TREP) is to rehabilitate, stabilize […]

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Hope for China as report shows new COVID-19 cases falling

…WHO wary, says report gives clearer picture of epidemic …NCDC debunks rumour, coronavirus not spread through broiler chickens By Sola Ogundipe Chinese health authorities have been given a sliver of hope after a large study carried out by the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention said the number of new COVID-19 infections appear to […]

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PSG prevented me from returning from rib injury earlier

Paris Saint-Germain star Neymar criticised how the club delayed his return from a rib injury and said he could have played sooner to improve his physical condition. Neymar returned after a four-match absence to play in PSG’s 2-1 Champions League round-of-16 loss to Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday, where the Brazilian scored the visitors’ lone goal. […]

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Stubborn rightists openly hostile to Rep. McCarthy’s milquetoast climate ideas

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy’s proposals to tweak the U.S. approach to the climate crisis have collided with the lying propagandists at the Competitive Enterprise Institute, the Club for Growth Action, the American Energy Alliance, and individual Republicans like the head of House Freedom Caucus. All these have weighed in against anything that clashes with […]

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See How Aisha Yesufu Replied Governor El-Rufai’s Son Who Described Her As A Mad Woman

Co-Convener of #BringbackOurGirls, Aisha Yesufu has replied Governor El-Rufai’s son,  Bashir El-Rufai after he blasted Aisha over war of words that ensued between his father and BBoG co-convener. In his response, He wrote: You don’t get to those in government by insulting them, whether you like it or not they have the power, albeit temporarily.You […]

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As Trump Claims to Be Law of the Land, Barr’s Irritation Builds

The attorney general then had lunch with Pat A. Cipollone, the White House counsel and a longtime friend and colleague, in what officials said was a previously scheduled get-together. While Mr. Barr has been incredibly frustrated and has a limit to what he will put up with, people who know him said they doubted he […]

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