Why African women carry their babies on their backs

In many parts of the world, women are seen carrying babies in their arms or a baby stroller. However Africa is the one continent where women carry babies on their backs. I have lived in Nigeria almost my whole life and have seen women and even girls carrying babies on their backs. Despite the westernisation... Continue Reading →

Benefits of drinking tea

Tea is one of the commonest and oldest beverages in the world. It is prepared by pouring boiling water over cured leaves of Camellia sinensis, an evergreen shrub native to East Asia. Mainly there are four varieties; green, black, white and oolong. Any other type of tea such as herbal tea is of a different... Continue Reading →

Is the social media safe to use?

Following the attacks at the Al Noor Mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, many people and governments are targeting social media, most especially Facebook in helping to spread the video of the attack. It is first of all, depressing that people fight with each other over many things such as race and religion. And then to... Continue Reading →

Why women have more fashion sense than men

Since time immemorial, women have been said to be the more sensitive gender. This difference is not only biological based but can also be influenced by society. Marcia Pelchat, a sensory scientist at the Monell Chemical Sciences Center in Philadelphia theorised that “Women are more likely to do laundry, the cooking, the cleaning – they... Continue Reading →

The world’s tallest hotel in Dubai

Dubai is a global city at the heart of the UAE. It has many attractions for business, tourist and sporting events. On 9th February 2018, the world’s tallest hotel, Gevora Hotel was unveiled. Located on the Sheikh Zayed Road, the construction started in 2005 and finished in 2017. It was initially supposed to be a... Continue Reading →

A nursing home for students

Man is a social animal which is one of the unique characteristics that differentiate him from other classes of animals. No matter what our age, caste or situation, we are always in need of others to converse with, spend time and learn some things. Many young students going to universities especially if they are away... Continue Reading →

Preparing for a job interview

A job interview can be likened to writing an examination. As a student, how do we prepare for our examination? We read the notes given by the teacher, read textbooks, search on the net, ask the teacher questions and discuss with our friends and classmates. All this takes a lot of time and effort. Finally,... Continue Reading →

Holi, the festival of colours

Holi is a popular festival celebrated in the Indian subcontinent. In the Indian calendar, it is celebrated in the month of Phalgun which equates to the month of March in the Gregorian calendar. This is the time when spring begins thus known as the festival of spring. It is also known as the festival of... Continue Reading →

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