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The Jagons of African Democracy

“There can only be one type of democracy and that is the democracy that recognizes certain pristine notions… “(Muyiwa Falaiye).* Democracy, no doubt, remains the best form of government in Africa. As a result of the dictatorial leadership of our colonial masters, it is only logical to give power back …

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On Bullshit. Princeton Professor Publishes Lowdown Analysis

While browsing the philosophy section in a quaint and generally inaccessible bookshop, we came across a miniature tome we might have missed in conning the long shelves of a megastore. Noting the title on the spine and considering its offbeat nature with curiosity, we reached to indulge it with a …

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Big History and Donald Trump Changes

Before the last-minute intervention of the FBI director in October, 2016, Donald Trump’s presidential campaign appeared to be unraveling. Most Republicans were frustrated because they felt he went into the election with a winning hand based on a call for change. “This election is all about change,” is what we …

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The Climate Of Punjab

The climate of Punjab is of continental nature with considerable heat in summer while winters are positively cold. Punjab can be divided into three distinct climate Regions. The Climate Of Plain Regions The climate of plain regions is very hot in summers and quite cold in winter. In summers the …

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Winning Through Defeat: Eleven Commandments for the Election Losers

Many countries, developed or underdeveloped, have struggled mightily to solve the problem of electoral malpractice for decades, but with minimal success. The situation has been augmented by the advancement of technology in which computer hackers can manipulate the voting machines and gain easy access to critical voter information. Unfortunately, these …

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Called Up in Hard Times Too

Looking at this scripture again, I think back on an event from my days in the business world. One day I had to go to the CCMA. The union had summonsed me for some ridiculous matter. Therefore, I had to go and talk to total strangers about the things my …

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Latest of Hair Restoration Technology: The Neografting Hair Transplant

Neograft Hair Transplant may sound like a new hair restoration technique but this is in fact a machine that improves the efficiency of FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction). But despite its list of benefits, there are a number of concerns and issues surrounding this technology. FUE is a kind of approach …

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Is Looking Fat Now the Latest Trend?

Governments throughout the world are concerned about how much of humanity are now large or even obese members of society. Why has this come about? The way of life today has discouraged home cooking and encouraged the establishing of so many fast food outlets. Through this phenomenon it is so …

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Why Weight Loss Diets Fail

There doesn’t seem to be a law that a new year must be accompanied by feelings of weight-guilt, but January/February dismay seems to be pretty universal. Every year, year in and year out, a new year reminds us it’s time to suffer, feel guilty or both. And so we join …

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NASA's Holdren Alerts Congress About Asteroid Threat to Earth – Think Tank Topic

Recently, an acquaintance asked me what I thought about Holdren's letter to Congress on the risks and threats of a large Asteroid or Comet hitting the Earth. This was after NASA put out their final report from the Ad Hoc Task Force on Planetary Defense. Holdren suggested that NASA would …

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