Bomb Scare on Campus

There was a long queue of cars at the main gate of the university yesterday morning. Now this isn’t normal as traffic jams are generally short and brief; but there it was stretching from the main gate to the Mobil filling station roundabout (if you’re from Nsukka that is). Traffic jams like that usually have a serious cause; the visit of some important personage or major repairs to the road the gate or a broken down scar or, a bomb scare!

Talking Landslides from Japan

The Department of Geology UNN, in collaboration with the International Consortium on Landslides (ICL) Kyoto University, Japan organized a conference on ‘Landslides and other Natural hazards from the 22nd to the 25th of March.The conference is supposed to mark the beginning of a collaboration between the both Universities with the signing of a Memorandum of…

Why Geology?

This post is originally form the now defunct Nig-eosyncline as an entry to July’s Accretionary Wedge geoblogospheric Carnival.

My story is still unfolding but I think I’ve gone through enough in the geosiences (6 years already) to be able give a good but not complete narrative.