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Rodeo road in Los Angeles to be named after Obama

Rodeo Road in Los Angeles, will soon be named as Barack Obama Boulevard. The president of the Los Angeles City Council said he has introduced a motion to rename the street in the city after the former…

Luanda rated world’s most expensive city

The Angolan capital Luanda has knocked Hong Kong off the top spot in an annual survey by Mercer Consulting that ranks the cost of living for expatriate workers in world cities. Lagos, the commercial…

Consortium of banks to finally takeover Etisalat

Amidst  the recent move to takeover  Etisalat by a consortium of banks, the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has assured subscribers that the network’s integrity would not be compromised. Mr…

Nigeria mulls intervention to rescue Etisalat

Embattled Etisalat Nigeria, a telecom giant, may get respite as key institutions are reported to be finding a solution to its financial predicament. The company has not been able to meet its financial…

At last, a vaccine to fight cholesterol

A cholesterol-lowering vaccine has successfully prevented heart disease in mice — and humans could be next. Known as AT04A, the vaccine triggers the production of antibodies that target an enzyme…