Attorney: Woman convicted of killing man ‘let jealousy take control’

Attorney: Woman convicted of killing man ‘let jealousy take control’

SILVER SPRING, Md. (WUSA9) — Wednesday, a woman from Mississippi was convicted of killing a Maryland man who she was in a romantic relationship with in 2012. Thirty-seven-year-old Katrina Renee Ben was found guilty of first-degree murder and use of a handgun in the commission of a crime of violence in the death of 25-year-old […]

Kenya’s MRC leader Omar Mwamnuadzi charged

Kenya’s MRC leader Omar Mwamnuadzi charged

The leader of a secessionist group in Kenya has been charged with holding an illegal gathering and planning to breach the peace. Omar Mwamnuadzi denied the charge during a court appearance late on Wednesday. He was arrested with 11 other members of his Mombasa Republican Council (MRC) following a police raid on his home. The […]

Free App to Help Blind People Use Smartphones

Free App to Help Blind People Use Smartphones

By Dalmeet Singh Chawla A free app to help blind people use different functions on smartphones has been launched this week, allowing tapping gestures to be translated into text.  The Simpleye app will initially be available for free for Android smartphones.  “It should be available to everyone who needs it,” says the app’s Indian designer […]

Youth And Professionals Interact At Washington Metro Area Career Workshop

Youth And Professionals Interact At Washington Metro Area Career Workshop

Youth in the Washington Metro area benefited from another installment of Workshops organized and sponsored by the Edusei Foundation. The fourth in the series of workshops reached the Washington Metro Area on July 5th as young prospective college students and professionals gathered to interact on issues relating to their career paths. Similar events have been […]

From the Wilderness to Greatness- Apostle Seth

From the Wilderness to Greatness- Apostle Seth

By Katherine Carboo – When the Lord calls He prepares the called. He called and is still calling; Prophets, Priest and Kings – each calling is unique and each is peculiar. The Patriarchs met their “wilderness” experience at their calling and so did the Prophets and the Lord Himself; who said those who take up their […]

At UN-backed meeting, Cameroon and Nigeria agree to expedite boundary demarcation process

At UN-backed meeting, Cameroon and Nigeria agree to expedite boundary demarcation process

14 December 2012 – Representatives from Cameroon and Nigeria ended today a meeting over the demarcation of the boundary between the two countries with a reaffirmation of their willingness to expedite the process in relation to the land-based areas which remain to be identified, according to the United Nations Office for West Africa (UNOWA). Members […]

Students Solve Power Shortages With Urine

Students Solve Power Shortages With Urine

Photo: Maker Faire AfricaLagos — It’s ironic that Nigeria, Africa’s leading oil producer, suffers from frequent fuel and power shortages. But four school girls have found a solution from an unlikely source: urine. Most Nigerians have to rely on generators because of the epileptic power supply. Many businesses have also closed down because they cannot […]

Zimbabwe appoint German Klaus Dieter Pagels as new coach

Zimbabwe appoint German Klaus Dieter Pagels as new coach

By Steve Vickers BBC Sport, Harare The Zimbabwe Football Association (Zifa) has named German Klaus Deiter Pagels as interim national team coach. The move is part of Zifa’s rebuilding process begins after the Warriors’ failure to qualify for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations finals. Pagels has been Zifa’s national technical adviser since 2010 on […]