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And the Answer is….!

In the course of last week, you may have heard the story of the Nigerian math genius who allegedly solved the 156-year-old Riemann Hypothesis. The Riemann Hypothesis, first proposed by the German mathematician, Bernhard Riemann in 1859, is one of seven millennium problems presented by the Clay Mathematics Institute; with a $1 million award for solving each. 609 more words

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Carrigaline Parishioner Channels her 90th Birthday Gifts to Charity

Joyce Loney, a parishioner of Carrigaline Union of Parishes in the Diocese of Cork recently celebrated her 90th birthday.  Joyce asked friends and family not to buy her anything for that milestone birthday but instead to donate to Cork’s Cuanlee Refuge for Women and Children, a charity that is supported by Joyce’s parish. 54 more words

Parish News

Kill that rabbit

It is not often that pandemonium descends on a ‘whole’ State Government Secretariat but that was precisely what happened on Wednesday, November 11 when the appearance of a rabbit…yes, a rabbit, was deemed so sensitive and unsettling that it spooked everyone in the Rivers State Government Secretariat. 495 more words

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The Nigeria Football Federation Code of Conduct

Quite recently, the Vincent Enyeama saga saw the veteran Super Eagles goalkeeper quit the team unceremoniously. This unwarranted development seemed to be as a result of a simple disagreement at the Super Eagles camp in Belgium and has continued to raise several rhetorical questions on the propriety of personal over national interests. 545 more words

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