• Nigeria in the Age of Solar
    • November

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      2018
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    Nigeria in the Age of Solar

    Premise Solar power is the conversion of energy from sunlight into electricity, either directly using photovoltaics (PV), indirectly using concentrated solar power, or a combination of the two (Wikipedia). The Sun has been a constant source of imagination and learning to humans for centuries. Furthermore, the determination of Time, Dates and Seasons are classical examples of

  • Cracks in the Foundation
    • August

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      2018
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    Cracks in the Foundation

    If you think handling a building project comes with a lot of stress then you can easily imagine the horrors that accompany the collapse of a building structure. Excluding the evident loss in anticipated profits, liability with respect to loss of life and reputation is inevitable. There is an Igbo proverb which says that “One

  • Living Green
    • April

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      2018
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    Living Green

    Anyone who says progress in Africa is a slow process has yet to fully grasp the growth that has occurred within the last 10 years especially within the areas of sustainable living. Sustainable living and growth within Africa isn’t a new concept. Our forebears recognised the importance of Mother Nature; from the early days of

  • Busy-ness Busted
    • January

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      2017
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    Busy-ness Busted

    While I fall into the category of people who are typically the biggest busy-worshipers (working class, educated), I always assumed that I wasn’t a part of that crowd until over the holidays, one of my friends had asked me how I’d been doing, and I immediately responded with the words, “Fine-but I’ve been so busy!

  • Cleaner House, Healthier home
    • January

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      2017
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    Cleaner House, Healthier home

    Its that time of the year again when the harmattan dust settles on practically every nook and cranny of our living spaces. In that irritating manner, it results in a situation where one wipe down isn’t sufficient anymore for the whole  day *sigh*. Before we get too carried away with our frustrating cleaning routines, lets take a

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