Interchanges are great! Why? Because unlike standard intersections, they allow free flow of intersecting roads rather than having to stop at traffic lights or roundabouts. But sometimes interchanges can be extremely complicated with many junctions and even several levels (those are called stack interchanges). Such a complicated interchange is sometimes…
Our planet is full with countless beautiful and remarkable buildings. Some of them are known for their beautiful construction, while others track their history from ancient times. A few of the buildings are gigantic and known for their modest architecture. But there are some buildings in the world which are…
Nok Culture spanned the end of the Neolithic (Stone Age) and start of the Iron Age in sub-Saharan Africa, and may be the oldest organized society in sub-Saharan Africa; current research suggests it predated the founding of Rome by some 500 years. Nok was a complex society with permanent settlements…
Mark Drummond owned a VW Caddy. He had displayed his vehicle on a pavement in in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. However, he had to remove the car so that construction workers could maintain the pavement.
The National Pension Commission (PenCom) has issued draft guidelines on withdrawals from Retirement Saving Accounts (RSA) for equity payment of residential mortgage.This was contained in a document released by the commission and obtained by the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja (NAN) on Thursday. The 2014 Pension Reform Act had…
1. The White House has been valued at $110 millon. 2. Alaska is simultaneously the nothernmost, westernmost and easten most state in the United States. 3. In 2007, hotelier and real Estate magnate, Leona Helmsley left $12 million in her will to her dog, Trouble. 4. In the United States,…
On August 10, 1793, the Musée du Louvre, located on Paris’ Right Bank, opened its doors to the public. For more than 600 years, the Louvre had been a symbol of the wealth, power and decadence of the French monarchy, and the confiscation and reconstituting of what had been a…
  Palm Island is perhaps the most ambitious and unique of all mega real estate developments in Dubai, brimming with world class hotels and resorts, stunning beachfront villas, best in class dining establishments, marinas, water parks and shopping facilities. The brainchild of Sheik Mohammed Bin Rashid al Maktoum and erected…
Also known as the Onitsha Bridge or Head Bridge, the River Niger Bridge connects southeastern Nigeria with western Nigeria over the River Niger. Completed in December 1965 by Dumez construction company, the Niger Bridge has a length of 1.4 kilometres and cost £6m. It links Onitsha in Anambra State to…