China’s defunct space lab could hurtle back to Earth later than previously forecast, with the European Space Agency saying it may re-enter the atmosphere as late as Monday morning GMT.
The ESA, which is tracking the craft, had earlier given a window of between midday Saturday and early Sunday afternoon GMT.
Chinese authorities have said the roughly eight-tonne Tiangong-1 is unlikely to cause any damage when it comes down and that its fiery disintegration will offer a “splendid” show akin to a meteor shower.
Army soldiers carry the casket of Siraj Raisani, provincial assembly candidate of Baluchistan Awami Party (BAP), who was killed in Friday’s suicide attack during an election campaign meeting, for the funeral in Quetta, Pakistan July 14, 2018.
THE death toll from a suicide attack on an election rally in Pakistan’s southwestern Baluchistan province on Friday spiked to 149, officials said, putting it among the deadliest attacks in the south Asian nation’s history.
The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) and stakeholders in the galvanized steel roofing sheets have partnered to improve the modification of existing roofing sheets for better performance and efficiency.
Indeed, the standards body, inundated with complaints over the thickness and coating of galvanized steel sheets in the country, decided to address the concerns by elaborating the standards.
According to SON, the need to improve on the quality and thickness of steel roofing sheets cannot be overemphasized.
The leadership of the Christian Association pf Nigeria (CAN) has declared July 9-11, 2018 as National Days of Prayers and Fasting Against Unwarranted Killings in the Land and calls on all well-meaning Nigerians, both within and outside the country, to join Christians on 11 July, 2018 for a peaceful protest against the killings.
Former Chief of Air Staff, Mohammed Dikko Umar
Air Commodore Salisu Yusha’u (rtd), on Friday told the Federal High Court, Abuja, that no receipts were issued in the alleged N558 million monthly upkeep for the former Chief of Air Staff, retired AVM Dikko Umar.
Yusha’u, a former Director, Finance and Accounts, Nigeria Air Force (NAF), and lead witness in the trial, made this known when he concluded his evidence-in-chief.
IN its bid to further empower farmers with funding, Farmcrowdy has launched the first agrctech app that bridges the gap between farmers and agric investors.
The Ethiopian government led by new premier Abiy Ahmed announced a slew of reforms on Tuesday, including ending its border dispute with Eritrea and opening key economic sectors, among them Ethiopian Airlines, to foreign investment.
Both steps represent major policy changes by Abiy, the first prime minister in modern Ethiopia from the country’s largest ethnicity the Oromo who took office in April after years of anti-government protests and political turmoil.