Africa Richest Man Put $4.5B Funding For His Oil Refinery


LAGOS — Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has arranged more than $4.5 billion in debt financing for his Nigerian oil refinery project and aims to start production in early 2020, he told Reuters. Dangote, who built his fortune in cement, is building the world’s largest single oil refinery with capacity of 650,000 barrels per day … Continue reading Africa Richest Man Put $4.5B Funding For His Oil Refinery

Longest Total Lunar Eclipse Of The Century To Appear On Friday


Scientists say the longest total lunar eclipse of this century will grace the night sky on Friday, turning the moon a reddish color. NASA says the lunar eclipse will last for 1 hour and 43 minutes with total viability in Eastern Africa and Central Asia. Residents in most of the world will be able to … Continue reading Longest Total Lunar Eclipse Of The Century To Appear On Friday

World Longest Fingernail Is Finally Cut Off 66 Years Laters


They were only fingernails, but to Shridhar Chillal, cutting them off probably felt a bit like cutting off his own hand. That’s because for 66 of his 82 years, Chillal, of Pune, India, has been growing the longest fingernails ever recorded on a single hand, his left. They together stretched about 30 feet, or the … Continue reading World Longest Fingernail Is Finally Cut Off 66 Years Laters

A 25 Year Old Man Receives 80 Lashes for Having Drunk Alcohol as a Minor


Tehran authorities subjected a 25-year-old man to a public flogging Tuesday for having consumed alcohol when he was underage, more than a decade ago. Dozens of witnesses watched as the delayed sentence —an application of article 265 of Iran’s penal code—was carried out in Niazmand Square, Kashmar. The man, identified only by the initials MR, … Continue reading A 25 Year Old Man Receives 80 Lashes for Having Drunk Alcohol as a Minor

MAN CLAIM TO HAVE TRAVEL IN TIME TO YEAR 2365


In an online video, the man claims to have worked for the UK Government for most of his adult life, and signed up to test future advanced technology. Commenting on why he decided to partake in the trials, he said: “They offered to pay me over €200,000 to take the job, so I thought it … Continue reading MAN CLAIM TO HAVE TRAVEL IN TIME TO YEAR 2365

NASA READY TO TRAVEL TO THE SUN WITH A RADICAL NEW HEAT SHEILD


Ahead of its August launch, NASA’s Parker Solar Probe — the mission aiming to get closest to the Sun than ever by any human-made object — has got its “revolutionary” heat shield permanently attached to the spacecraft, the US space agency said. The probe’s heat shield — called the Thermal Protection System, or TPS — … Continue reading NASA READY TO TRAVEL TO THE SUN WITH A RADICAL NEW HEAT SHEILD