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Banana paper could save East Africa’s potatoes from devastating worms

Potatoes originated in South America, the place they had been domesticated about 8,000 years in the past. The vegetation had...

How visionary scientist Bernie Fanaroff put African astronomy on the map

Latest a long time have seen outstanding progress in astronomy on the African continent. Africa enjoys pristine darkish skies and...

Herbicides threaten edible weeds in Zambia — that may be bad news for local food security

The usage of herbicides – substances that management undesirable crops – is on the rise throughout Africa. This pattern has...

African scientists and technology could drive future black hole discoveries

Astronomers have revealed the primary picture of the black gap on the centre of our galaxy, the Milky Manner. The...

Social media can be a force for good in a crisis: lessons from Lagos

In instances of disaster, it's particularly essential that governments share correct, updated data with their residents. Social media can play...

Researchers should be assessed on quality not quantity: here’s how

How do you assess educational researchers for promotion or funding? This query has turn out to be ever extra central...

first experiment in African conditions

World maize manufacturing is price billions of {dollars} yearly and is essential to international meals safety as a result of...

Nanotechnology has much to offer Nigeria but research needs support

Nanotechnology is without doubt one of the engines of the fourth industrial revolution. The worldwide market of nanotechnology-enabled merchandise stood...

Why African scientists are studying the genes of African species, and how they do it

DNA is the blueprint of life. All the knowledge that an organism must survive, reproduce, adapt to environments or survive...

plans for outer space hold the key to success

Agenda 2063 is the African Union’s long-term framework for socio-economic improvement, regional integration and the preservation of historical past and...

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