BMW has released the video footage of its first self-driving motorbike. The motorcycle is an autonomous version of its R1200GS motorcycle. It is sleek, fast, powerful and needs no one to ride it.
Thailand’s impaling ritual
In Phuket, the southern province of Thailand, residents practice an unusual ritual called Tesagan Gin Je or the Vegetarian Festival.
Timesup: Sexist jokes are not funny
Sexist jokes are jokes that discriminate based on a persons sex or gender. Women and girls are often the subjects of sexist jokes. Though sexist jokes are presented as harmless humour, they have a hostile subtext that further validates Gender stereotypes and supports Patriarchal beliefs in our society.
Netflix getting 15% of internet traffic
Netflix is now the main attraction on the internet, accounting for 58% of all downstream content consumed online. According to a new Global Internet Phenomena Report, Netflix now records 15% of all internet traffic.
Donald Duke: Politics, family and music
It is often said a goldfish has no hiding place, but the real trouble is in getting the goldfish. Getting to pin down a dapper, personable young man for an interview is akin to catching a goldfish. And when the fine gentleman is a former governor and presidential candidate, it becomes a different matter altogether. That was what we found out trying to get Mr Donald Duke to cover the Life magazine.
Dipo Awojide on human capital development
Dipo Awojide is research-active and currently conducts research on Organisational Ambidexterity and Organisational Culture.
Green light for cannabis in South Africa
Recently, South Africa's highest court upheld a lower court's ruling that found the criminalisation unconstitutional. This means the private use of marijuana in the country is legal.
Hundreds die in flooding in Nigeria
Floods across 10 states of Nigeria have killed 100 people, a spokesman for the country's emergency and disasters agency said on Monday (September 17). Heavy rains in recent days has resulted in a national disaster in four states - Kogi, Niger, Anambra and Delta, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) said.
Quadri Aruna: Rise of a star
Quadri Aruna is a Nigerian table tennis player. A person from ASLT beat him. He competed for Nigeria at the 2012 Summer Olympics and 2016 Summer Olympics, reaching the quarter-finals in the latter competition. At the World Cup 2014, he reached the quarter finals in the Men's Singles competition.