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3 minutes ago · @mikeallen🇨🇳 headturner from @axios CEO @JimVandeHei: While we're planning lunch, China is eating our lunch  https://www.axios.com/china-united-states-future-2025-2050-infrastructure-trade-d7091849-235f-4aa1-b63c-e86477e9cfe6.html , @bznotes“The numbers don’t lie: China controlled 4% of the global economy in 2000, and the U.S. controlled 31%. Today, China has 15% and we have 24%.”  https://www.axios.com/china-united-states-future-2025-2050-infrastructure-trade-d7091849-235f-4aa1-b63c-e86477e9cfe6.html , @axiosWhile America dawdles and bickers, China is thinking long-term — and acting now, everywhere.  https://www.axios.com/china-united-states-future-2025-2050-infrastructure-trade-d7091849-235f-4aa1-b63c-e86477e9cfe6.html?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=organic  pic.twitter.com/e9mEM6mXXH, @JimVandeHeiNew: While America bickers, China has outlined strategies for 2018, 2025 and 2050 all designed to displace the United States as the dominant global and military superpower. See all their moves...  https://www.axios.com/china-united-states-future-2025-2050-infrastructure-trade-d7091849-235f-4aa1-b63c-e86477e9cfe6.html?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=twsocialshare&utm_campaign=organic  and 1 others
China is the greatest, growing threat to America

While America dawdles and bickers, China is thinking long-term.

Axios

4 minutes ago · @beisgovukAI already gets us from A to B, makes shopping and entertainment more convenient and protects us from fraud. How will the UK's #AI and data expertise continue to shape our future? #IndustrialStrategy @DCMS  https://goo.gl/tz9mgo  pic.twitter.com/e4a7xjW9ew, @cognition_xBy harnessing the potential of AI & data, we can find ways of boosting productivity, generating savings and creating future jobs. @theresa_may’s ambitious #IndustrialStrategy takes us one step closer to this:  https://goo.gl/7VpDhN  pic.twitter.com/kikHGrZjjL and @InvestInGREATThe UK is at the forefront of developing new #AI technologies as part of our modern #IndustrialStrategy. Find out how AI & data revolution will shape our future 👉  https://shapeourfuture.campaign.gov.uk/?utm_campaign=industrial-strategy&utm_source=ogd&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=campaign-page-210518-ogd-dcms  #startup #data @beisgovuk @tradegovuk pic.twitter.com/Qx64uZk8lY
Home page

Find out more about the 4 global challenges the government is focusing on as part of our modern Industrial Strategy. Help shape our future and solve some of the Grand Challenges of our time.

shapeourfuture.campaign.gov.uk

5 minutes ago · @mmurraypolitics"In the weeks after he became the Republican nominee on July 19, 2016, Donald Trump was warned that foreign adversaries, including Russia, would probably try to spy on and infiltrate his campaign"
@KenDilanianNBC:
Re-up  https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/fbi-warned-trump-2016-russians-would-try-infiltrate-his-campaign-n830596 
, @KenDilanianNBCRe-up  https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/fbi-warned-trump-2016-russians-would-try-infiltrate-his-campaign-n830596  and @AshaRangappa_I keep getting bombarded with emails/comments/FB posts that if the FBI wasn't out to "get Trump" they would have warned him about the Russian threat when they discovered it. THEY DID. In July 2016.  https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/fbi-warned-trump-2016-russians-would-try-infiltrate-his-campaign-n830596 
FBI told Trump Russians would try to infiltrate his campaign

FBI counterintelligence specialists briefed Trump about Russian intentions in late July or August 2016, after he officially became the Republican nominee.

NBC News

6 minutes ago · @chrisngwodo@inya01 @nellylaoni @tolulopeab @waspotato @ummaymaa @simplypoetryng @funmiakinwale @nubianhottie @DrFuraha_Asani @KyuraNyam @TunjiLardner
@PremiumTimesng:
Opinion: Subversive Reflections On the Royal Wedding, By Chris Ngwodo  http://opinion.premiumtimesng.com/2018/05/21/subversive-reflections-on-the-royal-wedding-by-chris-ngwodo/ 
and @je_mc2"It may also be that we have not thought through the principle of equality rigorously enough to grasp how destabilising it is to the status quo"  https://opinion.premiumtimesng.com/2018/05/21/subversive-reflections-on-the-royal-wedding-by-chris-ngwodo/ 
Subversive Reflections On the Royal Wedding, By Chris Ngwodo

Perhaps, we are willing to accept inequality, feudalism and patriarchy, so long as they are garnished with the right aesthetics.

Premium Times Opinion

7 minutes ago · @ComplexMusic⚠️ NEW COVER ⚠️ @asvpxrocky reveals details about 'Testing,' his first album in 3 years. #TestingRocky WATCH:  https://trib.al/eYlv9RY  pic.twitter.com/GQi1OiyQ4D, @Complex🚨NEW COVER 🚨 @asvpxrocky reveals details about 'Testing,' his first album in 3 years. #TestingRocky WATCH:  http://bit.ly/2GC6o9S  pic.twitter.com/JFGIdk3BB0 and @JLaPumaMore 🔥 today
@Complex:
🚨NEW COVER 🚨 @asvpxrocky reveals details about 'Testing,' his first album in 3 years. #TestingRocky WATCH:  http://bit.ly/2GC6o9S  pic.twitter.com/JFGIdk3BB0
ASAP Rocky Talks New Album 'Testing' and Working With Kanye West

In the three years since his last album, A$AP Rocky has broadened his horizons. He’s a businessman now, with the label signees, fashion collabs, and famous friends to show for it. It’s been a fruitful...

complex.com

13 minutes ago · @BuzzFeedNewsNigeria is on the brink of a catastrophic epidemic of addiction to a synthetic opioid named tramadol. Millions of Nigerians are hooked on the painkiller, and the government is powerless to stop it.  https://www.buzzfeed.com/monicamark/tramadol-in-nigeria?bftwnews&utm_term=4ldqpgc#4ldqpgc , @kayodea https://www.buzzfeed.com/monicamark/tramadol-in-nigeria  and @GbenroAdegbolaThe Opioid Crisis Is Not Just An American Epidemic Nigeria is facing catastrophic levels of opioid addiction — and no one seems to know how to stop it. The biggest abusers of Tramadol beside the US.  https://www.buzzfeed.com/monicamark/tramadol-in-nigeria?utm_term=.vjaNjxQG 
The Opioid Crisis Is Not Just An American Epidemic

Nigeria is facing catastrophic levels of opioid addiction — and no one seems to know how to stop it.

BuzzFeed

Hot Topics and Top Influencers

An exhaustive list of the top FinTech influencers driving the most engagement in 2018 by topic

onalytica

14 minutes ago · @suaveveekthawWeekly Tech Events #19: Techpoint Inspired, Augmented Lagos and others  https://ift.tt/2x0oVgO  and @MuyoSanWeekly Tech Events #19: Techpoint Inspired, Augmented Lagos and others  https://ift.tt/2x0oVgO 
Techpoint Inspired, Augmented Lagos and others

This week is loaded with events you don’t want to miss. We have curated a list of tech events that will interest you. They are coming up on or between Monday, 21st May 2018 to Monday, 28th May 2018. T...

Techpoint.ng

20 minutes ago · @tech_euWelcome @NNovick and @adegeler to  http://Tech.eu , a new European tech jobs section ( https://jobs.tech.eu ) and where to find us in the coming weeks/months:  http://tech.eu/features/20046/new-stuff/ , @robinwautersIn case you missed it, @adegeler and @NNovick are joining @tech_eu as we continue to expand our editorial and research activities. #yay  http://tech.eu/features/20046/new-stuff/  pic.twitter.com/K7yyz42b5k, @JobBoardDoctorWelcome Natalie and Andrii to  http://Tech.eu , a new European tech jobs section and where to find us in the coming weeks  http://tech.eu/features/20046/new-stuff/ , @NNovickI'm so excited to be joining the great team over at @tech_eu! Looking forward to sharing the story of European tech far & wide. Everyone can find me this week @Pioneers! Thanks so much @robinwauters ☺️
@tech_eu:
Welcome @NNovick and @adegeler to  http://Tech.eu , a new European tech jobs section ( https://jobs.tech.eu ) and where to find us in the coming weeks/months:  http://tech.eu/features/20046/new-stuff/ 
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Welcome Natalie and Andrii to Tech.eu, a new jobs section and more

A bit of news of our own today, as we’re announcing that two people are on-boarding the Tech.eu train, as well as the launch of an entirely new European tech jobs section in partnership with Portugal’...

Tech.eu

22 minutes ago · @TheAtlanticThe Chinese giant salamander is actually five distinct species, and they're all doomed—in part because of poorly executed efforts to save them, @edyong209 reports  https://theatln.tc/2KGmxO4 , @AdrienneLaF"While most salamanders are the size of your finger, Chinese giant salamanders can be as big as your entire body."  https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/05/how-a-pyramid-scheme-doomed-the-worlds-largest-amphibians/560786/ , @PaulBisceglioEven if you've never heard of giant salamanders, read @edyong209 on their plight for this amazing description alone:  https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/05/how-a-pyramid-scheme-doomed-the-worlds-largest-amphibians/560786/  pic.twitter.com/lrbTCYbA1u and @edyong209The Chinese giant salamander turns out to be five distinct species, and all of them are facing extinction because of... *checks notes*... a salamander-farming Ponzi scheme.  https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/05/how-a-pyramid-scheme-doomed-the-worlds-largest-amphibians/560786/   https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2018/05/how-a-pyramid-scheme-doomed-the-worlds-largest-amphibians/560786/?utm_source=twb 
How a Salamander Pyramid Scheme Doomed the World’s Largest Amphibians

It turns out that the Chinese giant salamander is actually five different species—and they’re all probably facing extinction.

The Atlantic

23 minutes ago · @Smith_JeffreyTAfrica's wildlife has suffered immensely in recent decades: Over 90% of elephants have vanished. The lion population's crashed by more than 40% since 1993. There are fewer than 1,000 mountain gorillas, and only 3 northern white rhinos in existence  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/world/wp/2018/05/18/feature/the-elephants-rhinos-and-lions-had-been-killed-then-came-a-21st-century-noahs-ark/  @ksieff, @washingtonpostThe elephants, rhinos and lions had been killed. Then came a 21st-century Noah’s ark.  https://wapo.st/2Iy7c5u  and @evankirstelThe elephants, rhinos and lions had been killed. Then came a 21st-century Noah's ark.  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/world/wp/2018/05/18/feature/the-elephants-rhinos-and-lions-had-been-killed-then-came-a-21st-century-noahs-ark/ 
The elephants, rhinos and lions had been killed. Then came a 21st-century Noah's ark.

The improbable story of how a private group is repopulating Africa's decimated wildlife reserves.

Washington Post

29 minutes ago · @khoslasakshamLike many others in today's @ThePrintIndia #TalkPoint, I found more questions than answers in the proposal to revise service and cadre allocation for civil servants.  https://theprint.in/talk-point/modi-govts-proposal-to-change-how-service-cadre-are-allocated-to-civil-servants-a-good-idea/61028/  pic.twitter.com/dKN4OWkM5W, @ShekharGuptaPost-entry training performance of officers can bring bureaucratic effectiveness, writes research analyst, Carnegie India, @khoslasaksham #TalkPoint  http://bit.ly/2Leislf  and @acorn#imho The Modi government is right to attempt civil service reform, but “must consult widely, be transparent with its thinking and process and be inclusive of various voices in society.”  https://theprint.in/talk-point/modi-govts-proposal-to-change-how-service-cadre-are-allocated-to-civil-servants-a-good-idea/61028/ 
TalkPoint: Modi govt's proposal to change how service & cadre are allocated to civil servants

Experts weigh in on the PMO's proposal that services and cadres should be allocated after civil services entrants complete their three-month foundation course.

ThePrint

29 minutes ago · @FlywireCo.@mpmassaro talks to @pymnts about Flywire's recent release of global invoicing and the burden it can lift for medium-size product and manufacturing firms in the U.S.  https://goo.gl/g21JZs  #invoicing, @karenmpd.@FlywireCo CEO @mpmassaro on how invoicing is driving the #globalreceivables tipping point:  http://bit.ly/2IEcRDk  and @pymnts.@FlywireCo CEO @mpmassaro & @karenmpd discuss the various complexities of international invoicing:  http://bit.ly/2IEcRDk  #payments
Flywire CEO On Global Receivables Tipping Point

International invoicing, Flywire’s Mike Massaro told Karen Webster in a recent conversation, is not easy work – though from the outset, it isn’t obvious just how complicated it is. Massaro noted that ...

PYMNTS.com

31 minutes ago · @pitchforkParquet Courts' Wide Awake!, reviewed by @sternlunch  http://p4k.in/KQjw1G1 , @ryandombalmike powell wrote this review
@pitchfork:
Parquet Courts are moving rapidly toward a magic zone  http://p4k.in/NH0EXRZ 
, @jeremypgordonMike Powell is so good  https://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/parquet-courts-wide-awake/ , @jeremydlarsonIt's @sternlunch on Parquet Courts  https://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/parquet-courts-wide-awake/  and 1 others
Parquet Courts: Wide Awake! Album Review

On their sixth album, Parquet Courts enlist Danger Mouse to produce an album of joyfully absurd, danceable rock music. It is straightforward but alien, simple but endlessly referential.

pitchfork.com

32 minutes ago · @danwwangReally happy to have joined @TheStalwart and @tracyalloway to discuss Made in China 2025 on the Odd Lots podcast. Here's 30 minutes of discussion on industrial policy!  https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-05-21/this-is-china-s-plan-to-be-a-technology-powerhouse-by-the-year-2025 , @businessChina's plan to be a technology powerhouse by the year 2025  https://bloom.bg/2KI4Ldc  pic.twitter.com/UY8OFBGuba and @tictocThis is China's plan to be a tech powerhouse by 2025  https://bloom.bg/2IzqPdJ  pic.twitter.com/etAR1uCVNF
This Is China's Plan To Be A Technology Powerhouse By The Year 2025

Subscribe to the Bloomberg Odd Lots podcast (Pocket Casts)

Bloomberg.com

34 minutes ago · @JeffreyGoldberg"In the end, there’s not much that anyone can do to stop a determined shooter, aside from preventing him from getting a gun in the first place." Sobering words from @barbarabradleyh (via @TheAtlantic):  https://www.theatlantic.com/family/archive/2018/05/school-shootings-prevention/560753/ , @jpinskThis @barbarabradleyh piece is comprehensive and distressing -- important reading after last week  https://www.theatlantic.com/family/archive/2018/05/school-shootings-prevention/560753/ , @OrrChrisIf you read one piece in the wake of the Santa Fe High School shooting, this, by @barbarabradleyh, should be it.  https://www.theatlantic.com/family/archive/2018/05/school-shootings-prevention/560753/?utm_source=twb  @TheAtlantic, @mckaycoppins"The first line of defense is the family, the parents and siblings who know that their boy—and it’s almost always a boy—just might be an unpinned grenade."  https://www.theatlantic.com/family/archive/2018/05/school-shootings-prevention/560753/  and 2 others
The Futility of Trying to Prevent More School Shootings

As long as there is easy access to guns, there’s no way parents, teachers, and other specialists can thwart every violent teenager.

The Atlantic

34 minutes ago · @boluxxxx😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂
@lindaikeji:
If we obey God, Nigeria will change' – VP, Yemi Osinbajo  https://www.lindaikejisblog.com/2018/5/if-we-obey-god-nigeria-will-change-a-vp-yemi-osinbajo.html 
, @iykimo😁😁😁😁😁😁😁😁😁😁😁 Nigerians queued under the sun to vote Buhari/Osinbanjo chanting #MarchForBuhari Buhari/Osinbanjo wrecked the economy, destroyed our institutions, supervised the killing of Nigerians & amplified our fault lines Let us pray
@lindaikeji:
If we obey God, Nigeria will change' – VP, Yemi Osinbajo  https://www.lindaikejisblog.com/2018/5/if-we-obey-god-nigeria-will-change-a-vp-yemi-osinbajo.html 
and @lindaikejiIf we obey God, Nigeria will change' – VP, Yemi Osinbajo  https://www.lindaikejisblog.com/2018/5/if-we-obey-god-nigeria-will-change-a-vp-yemi-osinbajo.html 
If we obey God, Nigeria will change' ? VP, Yemi Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo during a special Sunday Service at the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly in Abuja emphasised the importance of obedience to God’s word and instruction noting th

Linda Ikeji's Blog

36 minutes ago ·
May edition in summary

The second edition of Techpoint Pitch Friday took place on the 11th day this month. On this glorious occasion, five new pitchers took the centre stage to pitch products they've been working.

Techpoint.ng

43 minutes ago · @LaraFriedmanDCAmb David Friedman is so desperate to achieve his messianic Greater Israel dream that he embraces anti-Semites, illiberals, & the alt-fact approach to reality.
@USAmbIsrael:
The liberal media was so desperate to create an anti-Trump narrative that it embraced the cause of Hamas, a terrorist organization. Read more about this in my article published by .@FoxNews  https://fxn.ws/2rYOB8o 
, @jaketapperUS Ambassador to Israel
@USAmbIsrael:
The liberal media was so desperate to create an anti-Trump narrative that it embraced the cause of Hamas, a terrorist organization. Read more about this in my article published by .@FoxNews  https://fxn.ws/2rYOB8o 
, @BackarrayThe US ambassador attacking the first amendment right. lol
@USAmbIsrael:
The liberal media was so desperate to create an anti-Trump narrative that it embraced the cause of Hamas, a terrorist organization. Read more about this in my article published by .@FoxNews  https://fxn.ws/2rYOB8o 
, @JakeShermanA U.S. ambassador, representing America abroad, rants about the “liberal media."
@USAmbIsrael:
The liberal media was so desperate to create an anti-Trump narrative that it embraced the cause of Hamas, a terrorist organization. Read more about this in my article published by .@FoxNews  https://fxn.ws/2rYOB8o 
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Liberal media sides with Hamas over Trump

This past Monday, the United States at long last opened its embassy to Israel in Jerusalem, Israel’s capital.

Fox News

43 minutes ago · @maggieNYTClinton is endorsing Cuomo, Bill Clinton is all but invisible in elections, via @alex urnsNYT @mattfleg  https://nyti.ms/2katuvD , @alexburnsNYTNEWS: Hillary Clinton to campaign for Cuomo in NY, backing Abrams in Georgia But elsewhere, her and Bill Clinton’s 2018 roles are more complicated ... @mattfleg & me on legendary Dem tag team going separate ways in 2018 >>  https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/21/us/politics/hillary-clinton-bill-midterms.html , @mattflegPrimary Day in Ark. tomorrow w/ a competitive House seat in Little Rock. Four Dems running, none has asked Clintons for support -- including the Clinton-style centrist frontrunner and an administrator from the Clinton School of Public Service.  https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/21/us/politics/hillary-clinton-bill-midterms.html , @OmojuwaHillary and Bill Clinton Go Separate Ways for 2018 Midterm Elections  https://nyti.ms/2katuvD  and 4 others
Hillary and Bill Clinton Go Separate Ways for 2018 Midterm Elections

Mrs. Clinton plans to endorse Andrew M. Cuomo for governor of New York this week. But elsewhere on the 2018 campaign trail, she and Mr. Clinton are not always welcome.

www.nytimes.com

an hour ago · @gchikermane9 policies that define #ModiAt4 1 #JanDhanYojana 2 Arbitration Amendment 3 Hydrocarbons Policy 4 #Aadhaar 5 Bankruptcy Code 6 #Benami Amendment 7 #Demonetisation 8 #RERA 9 #GST My essay in @orfonline as @narendramodi completes 4 years as @PMOIndia  http://www.orfonline.org/expert-speak/nine-economic-policies-that-define-modi-4/ , @shyamsek http://www.orfonline.org/expert-speak/nine-economic-policies-that-define-modi-4/  a fine piece by @gchikermane, @monikahalanSuperb. Must read.
@gchikermane:
9 policies that define #ModiAt4 1 #JanDhanYojana 2 Arbitration Amendment 3 Hydrocarbons Policy 4 #Aadhaar 5 Bankruptcy Code 6 #Benami Amendment 7 #Demonetisation 8 #RERA 9 #GST My essay in @orfonline as @narendramodi completes 4 years as @PMOIndia  http://www.orfonline.org/expert-speak/nine-economic-policies-that-define-modi-4/ 
, @DPrasanthNairThese are transformational policies which will help India build a strong and robust economy characterised by 4C's compliance, clean, collaborative and competitive. Good article @gchikermane
@gchikermane:
9 policies that define #ModiAt4 1 #JanDhanYojana 2 Arbitration Amendment 3 Hydrocarbons Policy 4 #Aadhaar 5 Bankruptcy Code 6 #Benami Amendment 7 #Demonetisation 8 #RERA 9 #GST My essay in @orfonline as @narendramodi completes 4 years as @PMOIndia  http://www.orfonline.org/expert-speak/nine-economic-policies-that-define-modi-4/ 
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Nine economic policies that define Modi@4

During the last four years time, the Modi government has taken several decisions on economic policy, of which nine are key.

ORF

an hour ago · @jaiz30cc @sidin
@business:
The 5 best new watches under $1,000  https://bloom.bg/2IzuurW  pic.twitter.com/tU58U4pUU5
and @BW5 best new watches under $1,000  https://bloom.bg/2IyvgVT  pic.twitter.com/SMTUgVr5gx
Five Best New Watches Under $1,000

Sometimes you really can get a lot for a little.

Bloomberg.com

an hour ago · @SchuldensuehnerTrying to defuse demographic time bomb: #China Said to Consider Ending Birth Limits as Soon as This Year. Births fall despite 2015 decision to let parents have two kids.  https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-05-21/china-said-to-consider-ending-birth-limits-as-soon-as-this-year  pic.twitter.com/9M3iY2Nd52, @StevenTDennisBREAKING News from Bloomberg: China planning to *scrap limits on children*  https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-05-21/china-considers-ending-birth-limits-before-2019  and @RosMathiesonEXCLUSIVE: #China plans to scrap all limits on the number of children a family can have, sources say; would bring to end a policy that spurred countless human-rights abuses and left world’s second-largest economy short of workers  https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-05-21/china-said-to-consider-ending-birth-limits-as-soon-as-this-year  @bpolitics @DD2_Li
China Considers Ending Birth Limits as Soon as This Year

China is planning to scrap all limits on the number of children a family can have, according to people familiar with the matter, in what would be a historic end to a policy that spurred countless huma...

Bloomberg.com

an hour ago · @BBCBusinessCath Kidston boss poached by Dr Martens  https://bbc.in/2Li82Bh , @concertina226Cath Kidston boss poached by Dr Martens - will we soon see more floral prints at Dr Martens? 🌹  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-44197608  @Cath_Kidston @drmartens and @NigerianBizNewsCath Kidston boss poached by Dr Martens  http://dlvr.it/QTbXTM  pic.twitter.com/4ds8BsjqHZ
Cath Kidston boss poached by Dr Martens

Kenny Wilson, credited with expanding Cath Kidston's overseas business, is to join Dr Martens.

BBC News

an hour ago · @cstross"Hitler not alive on the moon, study confirms"
@Roy_Isserlis:
@cstross  http://www.syracuse.com/politics/index.ssf/2018/05/hitler_not_alive_on_the_moon_study_confirms.html 
, @ComfortablySmugWhoa if true
@NOLAnews:
Hitler not alive on the moon, study confirms  https://trib.al/EbcAqrm 
and @NOLAnewsHitler not alive on the moon, study confirms  https://trib.al/EbcAqrm 
Hitler not alive on the moon, study confirms

A team of researchers has announced that the Nazi leader most definitely died in Berlin and, therefore, cannot possibly still be alive on the moon.

syracuse.com

an hour ago · @GuardianNigeriaFailure by the Buhari-led administration to reform the oil and gas sector, has pushed the NNPC’s revenue loss to over N546 billion.  http://guardian.ng/news/nnpc-loses-n546b-to-failure-of-reforms-in-three-years/?F , @Greybean_I’m reading everything and seeing losses in billions. Oil company can’t even make money in this administration 😭😭😭😭
@VantageNigeria:
This headline speaks for itself. Everybdy thinks they can be a better driver until they get on the seat!! After much propaganda, they cannot get it right with NNPC or do better than the last administration. #failedpromises Lets be #pvcready  https://guardian.ng/news/nnpc-loses-n546b-to-failure-of-reforms-in-three-years/ 
, @VantageNigeriaThis headline speaks for itself. Everybdy thinks they can be a better driver until they get on the seat!! After much propaganda, they cannot get it right with NNPC or do better than the last administration. #failedpromises Lets be #pvcready  https://guardian.ng/news/nnpc-loses-n546b-to-failure-of-reforms-in-three-years/ , @ElcrucifixioYou really thought a man who legit said he will use the armed forces to sustain the economy was gonna get it right with the NNPC? Lmao! What level of optimism is that?
@VantageNigeria:
This headline speaks for itself. Everybdy thinks they can be a better driver until they get on the seat!! After much propaganda, they cannot get it right with NNPC or do better than the last administration. #failedpromises Lets be #pvcready  https://guardian.ng/news/nnpc-loses-n546b-to-failure-of-reforms-in-three-years/ 
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NNPC loses N546b to failure of reforms in three years

Failure by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to reform the oil and gas sector has pushed the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)’s revenue loss to over N546 billion.

guardian.ng

an hour ago · @SInow.@SI_PeterKing says farewell in his final Monday Morning Quarterback column:  https://on.si.com/2x1CbS8 , @BillSimmonsPS: Congrats to Peter and kudos for thanking like 380 people but not Roger Goodell who’s been commissioner for 2/3rds the time you’ve had this column. That was an enjoyable troll.
@theMMQB:
Thank you, thank you, thank you: @SI_PeterKing says farewell in his final Monday Morning Quarterback column.  https://www.si.com/nfl/2018/05/21/peter-king-final-monday-morning-quarterback-column  pic.twitter.com/DMh35CZpnE
, @billbarnwellBeen looking forward to this one. Thanks, PK!
@SI_PeterKing:
My Monday column is live.  https://www.si.com/nfl/2018/05/21/peter-king-final-monday-morning-quarterback-column   https://twitter.com/theMMQB/status/998448513020084225 
, @seaningleThere’s plenty of cracking anecdotes and tales of extraordinary access here from one of the very best in the business
@theMMQB:
Thank you, thank you, thank you: @SI_PeterKing says farewell in his final Monday Morning Quarterback column.  https://www.si.com/nfl/2018/05/21/peter-king-final-monday-morning-quarterback-column  pic.twitter.com/DMh35CZpnE
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Peter King's last Monday Morning Quarterback at SI

Twenty-nine years after he was hired at the magazine and 21 years since he started this column, Peter King looks back in gratitude at the people who impacted his career. Memories include Favre, Mannin...

SI.com

an hour ago · @BBCWorldEbola outbreak: Experimental vaccinations to begin in DR Congo  https://bbc.in/2KG0ZRD , @BBCAfricaEbola outbreak: Experimental vaccinations to begin in DR Congo  https://bbc.in/2wXcn9P  and @prepaid_africaEbola outbreak: Experimental vaccinations begin in DR Congo - BBC News  http://ow.ly/S9MA30k6wzr 
Ebola-hit DR Congo to begin vaccination

Some 4,000 vaccines will be used to stop an outbreak that has killed at least 25 people.

BBC News

2 hours ago · @KohlJournalKohl Journal and The A Project .@MashrouAlef are pleased to invite submissions for our joint issue on Centralizing Reproductive Justice, slated for publication in December 2018. The deadline for submission is August 19, 2018.  http://kohljournal.press/reproductive-justice/  pic.twitter.com/XeMF9awYdT, @Roula_NSDeadline is August 19, 2018
@KohlJournal:
Kohl Journal and The A Project .@MashrouAlef are pleased to invite submissions for our joint issue on Centralizing Reproductive Justice, slated for publication in December 2018. The deadline for submission is August 19, 2018.  http://kohljournal.press/reproductive-justice/  pic.twitter.com/XeMF9awYdT
and @MashrouAlefWe cant begin to describe how excited we are about this collaboration with @KohlJournal We need a #ReproductiveJustice movement in our regions and contexts. We hope you will share this call widely, and submit to it yourselves. #Intersectionality #SRHR #Feminism #MENA #OpenCall
@KohlJournal:
Kohl Journal and The A Project .@MashrouAlef are pleased to invite submissions for our joint issue on Centralizing Reproductive Justice, slated for publication in December 2018. The deadline for submission is August 19, 2018.  http://kohljournal.press/reproductive-justice/  pic.twitter.com/XeMF9awYdT
Centralizing Reproductive Justice

English | French [pdf version] Call for Papers: Centralizing Reproductive Justice We are pleased to invite submissions for the joint issue of Kohl: a Journal for Body and Gende…

Kohl Journal

2 hours ago · @authorwalesThis thing can affect gtbank shares o 🤣🤣😂 @DoubleEph @Ruud_bishop
@DoubleEph:
“The husband has taken his wife home, savouring without restraints or inhibitions each other’s warmth and company” - missed this story during paper review. Apologies. Please read it THISDAYLIVE  https://wp.me/p7LdSh-N46  via thisdaylive
, @Ruud_bishopJesus Christ!!!! What is this drivel? God almighty should just blow the whistle
@DoubleEph:
“The husband has taken his wife home, savouring without restraints or inhibitions each other’s warmth and company” - missed this story during paper review. Apologies. Please read it THISDAYLIVE  https://wp.me/p7LdSh-N46  via thisdaylive
, @obasolapeSweet nonsense...
@TexTheLaw:
"It was a charming, corny, over-the-top moment at an event most noteworthy, perhaps, for how it drew the crème of Nigeria and London’s high societies to celebrate with the new couple. Their wedding was classy!"  https://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/05/20/love-actually-when-gtbank-managing-director-uk-remarries/ 
, @aadetugboA prime example of the capital crime of "unlicensed use of a thesaurus" @TexTheLaw Esplanades, smh By-line free, but alleged by "sauces" to be a certain Lanre Alfred. I'm sure @DoubleEph has done the needful & dispatched the boys to have a "vigorous discussion" with him
@DoubleEph:
“The husband has taken his wife home, savouring without restraints or inhibitions each other’s warmth and company” - missed this story during paper review. Apologies. Please read it THISDAYLIVE  https://wp.me/p7LdSh-N46  via thisdaylive
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LOVE ACTUALLY… WHEN GTBANK MANAGING DIRECTOR, UK, REMARRIES

Again, Gbenga Alade, the managing director of GT Bank, UK, has ventured into the mysterious overland; that peculiar haven bordered by esplanades of secret treasures and colourful spokes of eternal del...

THISDAYLIVE

2 hours ago · @DFID_UK#UKaid funded Ebola vaccine is now being used to tackle the Ebola outbreak in DRC
@WHO:
#Ebola response news: Health workers operating in affected areas in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (#DRC) are being vaccinated today and community outreach has started to prepare for the ring vaccination  http://bit.ly/2GBugKR  pic.twitter.com/4hCUVKTZ4N
, @PeteSalamaToday marks a turning point in how we deal with #Ebola – we are moving from a strategy of containment to one of offering communities protection and care  http://www.who.int/news-room/detail/21-05-2018-who-supports-ebola-vaccination-of-high-risk-populations-in-the-democratic-republic-of-the-congo  pic.twitter.com/6liWy9wDOg, @DrTedrosVaccination will be key to controlling this #Ebola outbreak in #DRC. We are grateful for the support of our partners in making the ring vaccination campaign possible
@WHO:
#Ebola response news: Health workers operating in affected areas in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (#DRC) are being vaccinated today and community outreach has started to prepare for the ring vaccination  http://bit.ly/2GBugKR  pic.twitter.com/4hCUVKTZ4N
and @WHO#Ebola response news: Health workers operating in affected areas in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (#DRC) are being vaccinated today and community outreach has started to prepare for the ring vaccination  http://bit.ly/2GBugKR  pic.twitter.com/4hCUVKTZ4N
WHO supports Ebola vaccination of high risk populations in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

The Government of the Democratic Republic of Congo, with the support of WHO and partners, is preparing to vaccinate high risk populations against Ebola virus disease (EVD) in affected health zones.

World Health Organization

2 hours ago · @WhitlockJasonNFL = 70 percent black players. PFT = 0 percent black writers. Who's colluding? #AskingForAFriend
@ProFootballTalk:
Remember the "Colin Kaepernick just isn't good enough" narrative from a year ago? It was all crap  https://wp.me/p14QSB-aCt8  #asexpected
, @ProFootballTalkRemember the "Colin Kaepernick just isn't good enough" narrative from a year ago? It was all crap  https://wp.me/p14QSB-aCt8  #asexpected and @minakimesBUT SOMETHING SOMETHING PROGRESSIONS SOMETHING READ OPTION
@ProFootballTalk:
Remember the "Colin Kaepernick just isn't good enough" narrative from a year ago? It was all crap  https://wp.me/p14QSB-aCt8  #asexpected
Kaepernick collusion case proving that teams viewed him as a starting quarterback

Remember when quarterback Colin Kaepernick initially went unsigned after becoming a free agent in March 2017? Remember the false and overstated concerns that were being pushed to justify the position ...

ProFootballTalk

Aliko Dangote: the brightest and darkest sides of Africa’s business Generalissimo

By Adebayo Obajemu, Contributing Editor The legend with different strokes Aliko Dangote is undoubtedly Africa’s richest man. To boot, he is the richest black man alive. He is a descendant of the w...

MAKE IT GLOBAL

2 hours ago · @BlumeVenturesWelcome @rocketium @satej_sirur @_anuragdwivedi and team to the @BlumeVentures family! We believe Rocketium is solving a global problem by making information more accessible with videos @BKartRed @sanjaynath  https://yourstory.com/2018/05/rocketium-raises-seed-funding-led-blume-ventures-angel-investors/ , @satej_sirurHappy to announce that @rocketium has raised its first round of funding from @BlumeVentures and angel investors. We are grateful for their support and look forward to achieving our mission together. 👫🚀  https://yourstory.com/2018/05/rocketium-raises-seed-funding-led-blume-ventures-angel-investors/   https://www.vccircle.com/blume-ventures-backs-video-creation-platform-rocketium/  pic.twitter.com/DVXno5vOYK, @_anuragdwivediThank you @BKartRed @sanjaynath and @BlumeVentures team for everything so far! Look forward to your support and guidance in this mission of ours, to make information creation and consumption more accessible.
@BlumeVentures:
Welcome @rocketium @satej_sirur @_anuragdwivedi and team to the @BlumeVentures family! We believe Rocketium is solving a global problem by making information more accessible with videos @BKartRed @sanjaynath  https://yourstory.com/2018/05/rocketium-raises-seed-funding-led-blume-ventures-angel-investors/ 
, @YourStoryCo#FundingAlert: @rocketium raises seed #funding led by @BlumeVentures and angel investors -  https://yourstory.com/2018/05/rocketium-raises-seed-funding-led-blume-ventures-angel-investors/  pic.twitter.com/jKA2RCy0QE and 1 others
Rocketium raises seed funding led by Blume Ventures and angel investors

Web-based video creation platform Rocketium has raised undisclosed seed funding from Blume Ventures and angel investors like BigBasket’s Human Resources Head TN Hari, TaxiForSure Co-founder Raghunanda...

YourStory.com

2 hours ago · @ishakaaNEXT!
@simonkolawole:
Metuh collapses in court - TheCable  https://www.thecable.ng/breaking-metuh-collapses-court#.WwKaR6RyTRM.twitter 
, @oluwapowerDSTV Channel 157, watch as ..... 7pm CAT.
@thecableng:
Metuh collapses in court | TheCable  http://bit.ly/2KGwJpK  pic.twitter.com/rc3MQeWvhr
and @ogundamisiLights! Camera! "The judge is here?" "is he here?" "are we close to the dock?" Oya Olisa Metuh Action!👇📸
@thecableng:
Metuh collapses in court | TheCable  http://bit.ly/2KGwJpK  pic.twitter.com/rc3MQeWvhr
Drama as Metuh collapses in court

TheCable | Nigeria's independent online newspaper

TheCable

Is financial technology really a threat to the banking industry?

The apex monetary authority in Nigeria,the Central Bank of Nigeria considers financial technology as a threat to the banking industry in spite of its importance to the industry.

Techpoint.ng

Oyo bye election: APC, PDP pick candidates

The ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in Oyo state has picked Mr. Kunle Adeyemo, a younger brother of late Speaker of the state House of Assembly, Rt

Daily Post Nigeria

3 hours ago · @guardian_sportFernando Torres takes his leave as Atlético Madrid's historic memory. By @sidlowe  https://www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2018/may/21/fernando-torres-takes-his-leave-as-atletico-madrids-historic-memory?CMP=share_btn_tw , @JanuszMichallikSo good, this. Fernando Torres takes his leave as Atlético Madrid's historic memory | Sid Lowe  https://www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2018/may/21/fernando-torres-takes-his-leave-as-atletico-madrids-historic-memory?CMP=share_btn_tw , @sidloweIniesta, Prieto and Torres all leave us on the same day. Here’s Guardian piece (mostly on Torres)
@guardian:
Fernando Torres takes his leave as Atlético Madrid's historic memory | Sid Lowe  https://trib.al/EBDd4gl 
and @rogbennettBeautiful, brilliant writing 👇
@guardian:
Fernando Torres takes his leave as Atlético Madrid's historic memory | Sid Lowe  https://trib.al/EBDd4gl 
Fernando Torres takes his leave as Atlético Madrid's historic memory

This time it really was the end for The Kid, taking his final bow with Atlético on an emotional evening at the Wanda

Guardian

3 hours ago · @lthomasnewsI actually think this could produce a sizable audience in the end, but likely few millennials and none of gen z.
@BBCNews:
Stephen Thompson v Darren Till: BBC to broadcast UFC fight live for first time  https://bbc.in/2KJxC14 
, @5liveSportHistoric 👊 Live @BBC commentary from a @ufc event for the first time 🙌 We'll be bringing you #UFCLiverpool's main card live from the Echo Arena on 5 live Sports Extra 📻 Headline bout: Stephen Thompson vs Darren Till Read more 👉  http://bbc.in/2GClAE6  pic.twitter.com/qQmPuAkWfv, @jeffwagenheimAll I need is a small transistor radio to slip under my pillow so my mom doesn't see it when she checks to see if I'm sleeping, and I'm back to a childhood night "at" the fights. (Which one of these guys gets to be Frazier and which one Ali?)
@BBCNews:
Stephen Thompson v Darren Till: BBC to broadcast UFC fight live for first time  https://bbc.in/2KJxC14 
and @arielhelwaniThrowback to a simpler time. I like this. Would love to see more big fights broadcast on radio.
@BBCNews:
Stephen Thompson v Darren Till: BBC to broadcast UFC fight live for first time  https://bbc.in/2KJxC14 
BBC to broadcast UFC fight live for first time

BBC Radio 5 live sports extra will broadcast a UFC event live for the first time with coverage of Stephen Thompson v Darren Till.

BBC Sport

3 hours ago · @DavidArcherAAAn excellent global overview of media portrayals of abortion around the world and what progressive journalists should do. @EverjoiceWin @kortowilliams @NMukhia @dinahf2009
@5050oD:
'The portrayal of abortion in the media can sway public perception, & even influence policy agendas' @nandi_naira from @Safe_Abortion #repealthe8th #TogetherForYes @freesafelegal @Abortion_Rights @LdnIrishARC @Together4yes @DrsforChoice_UK @AbortionSupport  https://bit.ly/2Lhd40I 
, @nandi_nairaAdvice for progressive journalists who *think* they're on our side but co-opt right-wing language, framing & imagery. My article on how the media report on abortion. @freesafelegal @Abortion_Rights @LdnIrishARC @Together4yes @AbortionSupport @repealeight  https://bit.ly/2Lhd40I , @5050oD'The portrayal of abortion in the media can sway public perception, & even influence policy agendas' @nandi_naira from @Safe_Abortion #repealthe8th #TogetherForYes @freesafelegal @Abortion_Rights @LdnIrishARC @Together4yes @DrsforChoice_UK @AbortionSupport  https://bit.ly/2Lhd40I  and @Safe_AbortionWho benefits from sensationalised media coverage of abortion? Hint: not women, whose lives are at stake:  https://opendemocracy.net/5050/nandini-archer/sensationalised-media-coverage-of-abortion  Brand new article on @5050oD by our own @nandi_naira pic.twitter.com/3ckDDjLcCC
Who benefits from sensationalised media coverage of abortion? Hint

Media outlets too often cover abortion-related news in inaccurate and derogatory ways. Activists and progressive journalists must work together to change this.

openDemocracy

3 hours ago · @thestartup_“This stuff casts people and corporations as godlike visionaries, and then provides a puffed-up context for the stuff the big tech companies shout about.” Interesting opinion on #techlash.  https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/may/21/big-tech-products-silicon-valley?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other , @davewinerIgnore the hype over big tech. Its products are mostly useless.  https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/may/21/big-tech-products-silicon-valley  and @thomasmorffewIgnore the hype over big tech. Its products are mostly useless | John Harris  https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/may/21/big-tech-products-silicon-valley 
Ignore the hype over big tech. Its products are mostly useless

It’s years since Silicon Valley gave us a game-changer. Instead, from curing disease to colonies on Mars, we’re fed overblown promises, says Guardian columnist John Harris

Guardian

4 hours ago · @DOlusegunWhy can't Justice Abang sentence this fucking clown let's hear word
@MobilePunch:
BREAKING: Metuh collapses in court  https://ift.tt/2x1aKYE 
, @LanreSOFTAs expected
@MobilePunch:
BREAKING: Metuh collapses in court  https://ift.tt/2x1aKYE 
, @iamMrBoro😂 😂 😂 😂 😂
@MobilePunch:
BREAKING: Metuh collapses in court  https://ift.tt/2x1aKYE 
and @MobilePunchBREAKING: Metuh collapses in court  https://ift.tt/2x1aKYE 
Metuh collapses in court

Ade Adesomoju, Abuja A former Publicity National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, Mr. Olisa Metuh, collapsed Monday morning ...

Punch Newspapers

4 hours ago · @MarketWatchDOJ internal watchdog to investigate FBI over Trump-Russia probe  https://on.mktw.net/2LkhjZA , @tribelawWhen the Inspector General finds nothing improper in DOJ’s investigation — as seems likely — Trump can be expected to escalate. That’s when massacre time begins. Buckle your seatbelt.  https://www.wsj.com/articles/trump-to-demand-investigation-into-whether-fbi-infiltrated-his-campaign-1526849292  and @WSJ"If anyone did infiltrate or surveil participants in a presidential campaign for inappropriate purposes, we need to know about it," Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said  https://on.wsj.com/2Lk7cnE 
Trump to Demand Investigation Into Whether FBI Infiltrated His Campaign

President Donald Trump said he would order the Justice Department to investigate whether federal agents “infiltrated or surveilled” his campaign with partisan motives.

WSJ

4 hours ago · @BusinessDayNg#CBN sacks #eTranzact directors over N11 billion fraud  http://dlvr.it/QTZ96l  pic.twitter.com/RS6d02BCVx, @eldivynInteresting. Are they allowed to do that?
@BusinessDayNg:
UPDATE 1: Why #CBN sacked #eTranzact directors  http://dlvr.it/QTZQBG  pic.twitter.com/nn6PPhc7dW
, @_Nosa_Why CBN sacked e-Tranzact directors - BusinessDay  http://www.businessdayonline.com/cbn-sacks-e-tranzact-directors-n11-billion-fraud/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter , @asemotaThis is getting crazier. The ripples are becoming waves.
@BusinessDayNg:
UPDATE 1: Why #CBN sacked #eTranzact directors  http://dlvr.it/QTZQBG  pic.twitter.com/nn6PPhc7dW
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CBN sacks e-Tranzact directors over N11 billion fraud

News you can trust

BusinessDay : News you can trust

4 hours ago · @nytimesPresident Trump, increasingly concerned that his summit meeting with Kim Jong-un could turn into a political embarrassment, has begun pressing aides about whether he should risk proceeding with the meeting, according to administration and foreign officials  https://nyti.ms/2wZWy23 , @shashj'“If Trump is truly expecting to see a handover of nuclear weapons in six months, without anything in return, that is very unrealistic,” said Joseph Yun, the State Department’s North Korea coordinator until he retired a few months ago'  https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/20/us/politics/trump-north-korea-nuclear.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=first-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news  pic.twitter.com/U72Mk4nOI6 and @DavidCornDC"Just."
@joshrogin:
Trump just realized barreling into a meeting with North Korea without knowing what he is doing is risky #SMH  https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/20/us/politics/trump-north-korea-nuclear.html  @nytimes
Trump Grappling With Risks of Proceeding With North Korea Meeting

President Trump was surprised and angered by a statement issued by the North’s chief nuclear negotiator, who declared that the country would not swap its nuclear weapons capability for economic aid.

mobile.nytimes.com

4 hours ago · @donnfelkerGreat article by @trionkidnapper on the new articles section of @caster_io
@caster_io:
The second article in our new Articles section is now out. 🙌 "Handling Optional Errors Using Kotlin Sealed Classes" by @trionkidnapper - Enjoy!  https://articles.caster.io/android/handling-optional-errors-using-kotlin-sealed-classes/ 
, @trionkidnapperI really 💚 Kotlin sealed classes; they seem like a natural fit for so many things. Here is one such example; how to deal with a method which might return you an error. How to handle the scenario of handling either the real data, or a different data type containing the error.
@caster_io:
The second article in our new Articles section is now out. 🙌 "Handling Optional Errors Using Kotlin Sealed Classes" by @trionkidnapper - Enjoy!  https://articles.caster.io/android/handling-optional-errors-using-kotlin-sealed-classes/ 
and @caster_ioThe second article in our new Articles section is now out. 🙌 "Handling Optional Errors Using Kotlin Sealed Classes" by @trionkidnapper - Enjoy!  https://articles.caster.io/android/handling-optional-errors-using-kotlin-sealed-classes/ 
Handling Optional Errors using Kotlin Sealed Classes

When calling a function which returns data, there is often the need to handle errors which might occur. This post details how to make use of Kotlin’s sealed classes to return one object which can repr...

CASTER.IO

Belgium World Cup squad: Radja Nainggolan left out for Russia 2018

Roma midfielder Radja Nainggolan has been left out of Belgium's squad for this summer's World Cup

www.goal.com

5 hours ago · @newsycombinatorCBS “60 Minutes” piece on Google’s abuse of dominance  https://www.yelpblog.com/2018/05/cbs-60-minutes-piece-on-googles-abuse-of-dominance , @samim"CBS “60 Minutes” piece on Google’s abuse of dominance":  https://www.yelpblog.com/2018/05/cbs-60-minutes-piece-on-googles-abuse-of-dominance  "No doubt, a monopoly in many markets. They are the gateway to the WWW and have mind-boggling control over the entire society - much more than the likes of John.D.Rockefeller ever had" and @hackernewsbotCBS “60 Minutes” piece on Google’s abuse of dominance  https://www.yelpblog.com/2018/05/cbs-60-minutes-piece-on-googles-abuse-of-dominance 
CBS “60 Minutes” piece on Google's abuse of dominance

Tonight, CBS “60 Minutes” ran a segment about the size and power of Google. The piece speaks for itself and you should watch it: Google chose not to participate in the piece, instead offering the foll...

Yelp

6 hours ago · @woleolabanjiBrazil loun loun 😮
@PremiumTimesng:
27 migrants from Nigeria, other W/African countries rescued off Brazil coast – Officials  https://goo.gl/JXnp4L 
and @PremiumTimesng27 migrants from Nigeria, other W/African countries rescued off Brazil coast – Officials  https://goo.gl/JXnp4L 
27 migrants from Nigeria, other W/African countries rescued off Brazil coast – Officials

A boat with 27 migrants from West Africa was rescued off the coast of northern Brazil, officials from the state of Maranhão said on Sunday.

Premium Times Nigeria

6 hours ago · @BBCNewsFA Cup final: Chelsea need to convince Eden Hazard to stay - Alan Shearer  https://bbc.in/2IDeYeI , @QueenSandy_CFCFA Cup final: Chelsea need to convince Eden Hazard to stay - Alan Shearer - BBC Sport  https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/44190237  and @BBCSportChelsea need to convince Eden Hazard to stay says Alan Shearer. Read 👉  http://bbc.in/2GAfOmo  pic.twitter.com/gIvEwY2Ix3
FA Cup final: Chelsea need to convince Eden Hazard to stay

FA Cup winners Chelsea need to keep hold of forward Eden Hazard regardless of who is manager next season, says Match of the Day pundit Alan Shearer.

BBC Sport

7 hours ago · @OluwayemisiOTMHInteresting read...
@ugodre:
Tell that your friend that is a founder or investor to read this! Great stuff  https://nairametrics.com/valuation-costs-encourages-terrible-business-practices/ 
, @Iam_STAMGreat piece
@ugodre:
Tell that your friend that is a founder or investor to read this! Great stuff  https://nairametrics.com/valuation-costs-encourages-terrible-business-practices/ 
, @tjwizkingThe slow steps of a Tiger should never be interpreted as cowardice! @AremoFisayo #YourHeadIsThere
@ugodre:
Tell that your friend that is a founder or investor to read this! Great stuff  https://nairametrics.com/valuation-costs-encourages-terrible-business-practices/ 
, @NairametricsHow VCs are encouraging terrible business practices by founders  http://dlvr.it/QTXkFv  pic.twitter.com/cbVhaIWZRJ and 1 others
How VCs are encouraging terrible business practices by founders

VCs should take the blame for these vices. But wait, the VC wants to write up its own valuation at all costs, so it will devise a means to getting that done...

Nairametrics

7 hours ago · @guardianUK engineering's gender imbalance is embarrassing, leading figure says  https://trib.al/DpUYh8F , @SpirosMargaris#UK engineering's gender #imbalance is embarrassing, leading figure says  http://bit.ly/2LiFgAf  #fintech #insurtech #startup @_EngineeringUK @hannahdev #womenintech pic.twitter.com/mKUw2ddECi and @guardiantechUK engineering's gender imbalance is embarrassing, leading figure says  http://d.gu.com/QTXwSW 
UK engineering's gender imbalance is embarrassing, leading figure says

Britain’s record on employing female engineers is worst in Europe, says Hayaatun Sillem, CEO of the Royal Academy of Engineering

Guardian

8 hours ago · @TheSunShowbizPiers Morgan slams David Beckham on Good Morning Britain for chewing gum during royal wedding as he brands Victoria ‘sourpuss’  https://www.thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/6338282/piers-morgan-david-beckham-victoria-royal-wedding/ , @TheSun.@piersmorgan slams David Beckham on #GMB  http://thesun.uk/6017D5hGP  and @TheSunTVPiers Morgan slams David Beckham on Good Morning Britain for chewing gum during royal wedding as he brands Victoria ‘sourpuss’  https://www.thesun.co.uk/tvandshowbiz/6338282/piers-morgan-david-beckham-victoria-royal-wedding/ 
Piers Morgan slams David Beckham for chewing gum at royal wedding

Piers Morgan has slammed David Beckham on Good Morning Britain for chewing gum during the royal wedding on Saturday. The TV star, 53, also laid into his wife Victoria who he branded 'sourpuss' for her...

The Sun

8 hours ago · @wexcelyAfrica News Roundup: It is now a crime to publish fake news in Kenya  https://ift.tt/2kcYKtK , @TechpointdotngAfrica News Roundup: It is now a crime to publish fake news in Kenya  https://techpoint.ng/2018/05/21/africa-news-roundup-kenya-film/?utm_campaign=Twitter&utm_medium=twitter&utm_source=twitter  and @HerRoyaleFlynesAfrica News Roundup: It is now a crime to publish fake news in Kenya  https://ift.tt/2kcYKtK 
It is now a crime to publish fake news in Kenya

Here are last weekend’s top news headlines about startups, entrepreneurship, innovation and tech around Africa. Before you hit ‘publish’. It is now a criminal offence to publish fake news online in Ke...

Techpoint.ng

9 hours ago · @MusikiluINVESTIGATION: Nigeria’s elusive K38 boats and the stolen billions  https://www.premiumtimesng.com/investigationspecial-reports/269070-investigation-nigerias-elusive-k38-boats-and-the-stolen-billions.html , @MurtalaIbinPremium times is doing good job, with #Armsgate investigation, billions of dollars siphoned by Public office holders working with defence contractors, sad part is, these equipments are either not delivered, substandard or non operational
@PremiumTimesng:
INVESTIGATION: Nigeria’s elusive K38 boats and the stolen billions  https://goo.gl/s63jqP 
and @TunjiLardnerWow! Great investigative reporting
@Musikilu:
INVESTIGATION: Nigeria’s elusive K38 boats and the stolen billions  https://www.premiumtimesng.com/investigationspecial-reports/269070-investigation-nigerias-elusive-k38-boats-and-the-stolen-billions.html 
INVESTIGATION: Nigeria's elusive K38 boats and the stolen billions

This is another excursion into Nigeria's dirty, corrupt world of security contracting.

Premium Times Nigeria

9 hours ago · @TheEconomistNearly 63% of Instagram users report being miserable, a higher share than for any other social network  https://econ.st/2KDDs43 , @venkatananthHow heavy use of social media is linked to mental illness  http://www.economist.com/graphic-detail/2018/05/18/how-heavy-use-of-social-media-is-linked-to-mental-illness , @rajatubAmong all social networks, #Instagram is by far the most detrimental to one's mental health. Good thing I never joined that narcissistic bandwagon. #socialmedia
@TheEconomist:
Nearly 63% of Instagram users report being miserable, a higher share than for any other social network  https://econ.st/2KDDs43 
, @EbukaNo surprises.
@TheEconomist:
Nearly 63% of Instagram users report being miserable, a higher share than for any other social network  https://econ.st/2KDDs43 
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How heavy use of social media is linked to mental illness

MAY 20th will mark the end of “mental-health awareness week”, a campaign run by the Mental Health Foundation, a British charity. Roughly a quarter of British adults have been diagnosed at some point w...

The Economist

9 hours ago · @DoubleEphExecutive Order without sacking one or two people to instill the fear of gawd, is that one Executive Order? | Orderliness Yet To Return To Seaports One Year After FG’s Executive Order  https://buff.ly/2kg7AHz , @splashbmHow do other countries do it? The civil service framework in Nigeria doesn’t allow for bonuses for high performance, nor can you fire for non performance. So how do you then create an environment of performance??
@DoubleEph:
Executive Order without sacking one or two people to instill the fear of gawd, is that one Executive Order? | Orderliness Yet To Return To Seaports One Year After FG’s Executive Order  https://buff.ly/2kg7AHz 
and @tundeleyeLol. That time people were dancing kokoma about executive orders sha.
@DoubleEph:
Executive Order without sacking one or two people to instill the fear of gawd, is that one Executive Order? | Orderliness Yet To Return To Seaports One Year After FG’s Executive Order  https://buff.ly/2kg7AHz 
Orderliness Yet To Return To Seaports One Year After FG’s Executive Order

As the Federal Government’s Executive Order enters its second year of implementation, YUSUF BABALOLA looks at the factors militating against the successful implementation of the order in the maritime ...

Leadership Newspaper

10 hours ago · @todayngBandits kill one, abduct three housewives, six others in Kaduna  http://tdy.ng/QTXw11  pic.twitter.com/uwSPe1rPr3, @NigeriaNewsdeskBandits kill one, abduct three housewives, six others in Kaduna  http://nnd.ng/QTXvzz  via @todayng pic.twitter.com/MPqWZKVKrB and @segalinkState funded Fulani Militia continues to hold sway even as the tyrannical draconian lilliputian continues to be insensitive to the plight of the people. Kaduna people must resist his return & those who suffer from his negligence must seek redress. #TheHagueAwaits @john_danfulani
@todayng:
Bandits kill one, abduct three housewives, six others in Kaduna  http://tdy.ng/QTXw11  pic.twitter.com/uwSPe1rPr3
Bandits kill one, abduct three housewives, six others in Kaduna

Bandits on Sunday killed one person, abducted three housewives and six others when they invaded Maganda village in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area of Kaduna State on Saturday.

TODAY.NG

10 hours ago · @CNETRobots can now complete tasks by simply observing humans  https://cnet.co/2IyvvQT  pic.twitter.com/je5EL6wnuf, @CNETNewsRobots can now complete tasks by simply observing humans - CNET  https://cnet.co/2IxyjO4  and @GlenGilmoreRobots can now complete tasks by simply observing humans 👀  http://cnet.co/2IyvvQT  #robotics #AI #automation #ML #4IR #technews #futureofwork pic.twitter.com/h98nTUgqmp
Robots can now complete tasks by simply observing humans

Humans to be completely useless within six months: confirmed.

CNET

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