Minister was knocked by a Yoruba Elder for campaigning for Buhari

Minister of Communications, Mr. Adebayo Shittu Olufemi Atoyebi, Ibadan The Yoruba Council of Elders has described as sad and unfortunate the distribution of President Muhammadu Buhari 2019 re-election campaign materials by the Minister of Communications, Adebayo Shittu, during the Wednesday’s Federal Executive Council meeting in Abuja. It was reported that shortly before the commencement of …

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Who are the best living mathematicians?

Apart from some of the obvious answers like Terrence Tao, Andrew Wiles and Grigori Perelman which other people have mentioned, I would like to add some less-obvious names: Manjul Bhargava: He’s a field medalist, and has made fundamental contributions in number theory (Geometry of numbers), representation theory, p-adic analysis and theory of elliptic curves (analyzing …

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Logan has just achieved something no other superhero movie ever has at the Oscars – no it’s not making an entertaining film about a bloke called Logan. The latest Wolverine flick has bagged itself an Oscar nomination for best adapted screenplay. Why is that such a big thing? This is because superhero movies – along …

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