Politicians Importing Arms Into Nigeria Ahead Of 2019, Says Ekweremadu

Nigeria’s Deputy Senate President, Ike Ekweremadu, has alleged that politicians are beginning to import weapons into the country in preparation for 2019 general election.Ekweremadu, who had earlier warned of a possible military takeover in Nigeria, opened the can of worms through his personal twitter handle @Ike_Ekweremadu, predicting a high level of violence and thuggery in the country’s next general election. Read more

Condoms Made in China Are ‘Too Small,’ African Health Minister Complains

Following the incident, Zhao Chuan, the chief executive of Beijing Daxiang and His Friends Technology Co., a Chinese condom manufacturer, told the south china morning post that his company is now planning on releasing contraception in various sizes and textures.

“As to the different demands from customers such as in Zimbabwe, Daxiang, as a Chinese manufacturer, has the ability and the obligation to make a contribution, so we have started to do some surveys on users’ data in the region to make preparations for future products with different sizes,” Zhao announced in an email. Read more.

Trump says violent video games ‘shape’ young minds

President Trump has vowed to “do something” about the violence in games and films watched by younger people.In a meeting at the White House on school safety, President Trump said the violence played a role in shaping the way people saw the world.The meeting was held the week after a school shooting in Florida in which 17 people died.Some experts disputed the link between games and violence saying research showed no connection between the two. Read more.