So what is Ethereuma and Blockchain again?

Ethereum: The not-Bitcoin cryptocurrency that could help replace Uber BY EMMA HINCHLIFFE  Mashable 2017 has been a big year for Bitcoin: its highest price ever, a major disappointment from the SEC for No. 1 Bitcoin fans the Winkelvoss twins, and, for a moment, a value higher than gold. But another cryptocurrency has been quietly growing…

The Pastor as Sexual Object

Contending Modernities Photo Credit: Dr Chris Okafor. https://www.facebook.com/hashtag/drchrisokafor At the core of my ongoing study of Pentecostal pastors and changing forms of authority in Africa are two related premises. First, due to a variety of factors, partly socio-economic, but also cultural as well as political, the landscape of authority across a majority of African states…

Finally, Africa gets its own web address with launch of .africa

Africa Image copyrightAFP The African Union hopes .africa will create a unique online identity for the continent Africa now has the unique web address .africa, equivalent to the more familiar .com, following its official launch by the African Union. AU commission chairperson Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma hailed its creation as the moment when Africa “got [its]…

46 killed, dozens missing in Ethiopia garbage dump landslide

Associated Press Police officers secure the perimeter at the scene of a garbage landslide, as excavators aid rescue efforts, on the outskirts of the capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Sunday, March 12, 2017.  (AP Photo/Elias Meseret) ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia –  A mountain of trash gave way in a massive garbage dump on the outskirts of Ethiopia’s…