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EGINA FPSO arrives Nigeria!

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A floating workhorse! This right here is a ship with a capacity to hold 2.3 million barrel of crude oil. It is an oil production site that would add about 200,000 barrels of oil per day to Nigeria’s stock.

It is a project that was launched in 2013 and finally delivered this year 2018.

This monstrosity was built by Samsung Heavy Industries. You heard that right, Samsung. When you think of Samsung you think , televisions, phones, Air-conditioning, etc. But they do heavy industries as well.

It is owned by Total. It costs $3 billion to build and deliver.

It measures 330 meters long by 61 meters in breadth and 34 meters tall. its topsides alone weigh in at about 60,000 tons. With a hull weight of 90,000 tons, the Egina FPSO in the range of 150,000 tons lightweight.

FPSO stands for Floating, Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel. It entered Lagos waters on Friday 26th January. And what a stir it caused.
When you see inventions like this you begin to appreciate creatorial intelligence. This creativity exists, even within us here. We need to explore it.

We all carry the God-gene. Religion represses it,creativity and true spirituality unleashes it.

Let’s be more. Things happen because of who we become!

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12m ladies turn out to be youngster brides yearly – UNICEF

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An estimated 12 million ladies underneath 18 years of age are getting married yearly globally, in response to new knowledge from UNICEF launched on Tuesday.

The newly collated figures sign a 15 per cent drop within the final decade, from one in 4 to roughly one in 5 ladies.

File; Baby-marriage

UNICEF warned that if youngster marriage continues on the present fee, greater than 150 million ladies the world over will marry earlier than their 18th birthdays by 2030.

“When a lady is pressured to marry as a toddler, she faces fast and lifelong penalties.

“Her odds of ending faculty lower whereas her odds of being abused by her husband and struggling issues throughout being pregnant enhance,” Anju Malhotra, UNICEF’s principal gender adviser, stated in an announcement.

In South Asia, there was a lower within the prevalence of kid brides from 50 per cent ten years in the past to 30 per cent at this time.

In sub-Saharan Africa, there has additionally been a decline, with 43 per cent of ladies married in childhood ten years in the past in comparison with 38 per cent at this time.

UNICEF stated there has additionally been a shift in the place the best variety of youngster brides are positioned, with near one-third of all probably the most not too long ago married youngster brides globally now in sub-Saharan Africa, in comparison with one in 5 a decade in the past.

Based on UNICEF, an estimated 650 million girls alive at this time have been married as youngsters.

The UN Sustainable Improvement Targets units out plans to finish youngster marriage by 2030.

 




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