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Friday, October 13, 2017



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Photos: Teacher Uses Over N1Million Of His Personal Savings To Build Dam That Provides Electricity For His Entire Village

The residents of Bolodou, a village in rural Guinea, have been using battery-powered lamps at night for years. But now — thanks to a crazy project started by a math teacher named Ibrahima Tounkara, the 90 homes in this small, isolated village have electricity 24/7. Last year, Tounkara used up all his savings building a micro-hydroelectric dam on a little stream that runs through the area. Currently, his set-up generates 9kW;

Tounkara is now a hero in his home village. Just last year– after a year of research and planning– this handyman managed to set up a hydroelectric dam on Gbasso creek, which cuts across Bolodou. To build the dam, he invested 50 million Guinean francs [4,650 euros] from his own pocket. However, this dam now provides a steady stream of electricity to 80 of the 94 homes in the village. It’s an amazing success for a project that no one dared to believe in at first.

At first, people in the village thought I was crazy when I explained that I wanted to build a hydroelectric dam. But I was sure that I could find a solution to create power in Bolodou. I grew up here and my family lives here. I’ve always found it shocking that nothing has been done to develop these small villages that are completely cut off from the rest of the world.

“We aren’t exploiting the potential of the waterfalls in Bolodou”

I work as a maths teacher, but I’ve always been really interested in energy production. My first project involved solar panels. I learned to install them and made money offering up my services to families who wanted solar panels. I also built a little phone-charging station in Bolodou that is powered with solar energy. Little by little, I did research on hydroelectric energy. In Bolodou, there are little waterfalls and we aren’t exploiting their potential.

In March 2016, I bought a smartphone so I could have internet access and I started researching dams. By December, I had started construction on my own dam. Using diagrams and videos that I had seen, I made a small turbine connected by a pulley to a dynamo, which transforms mechanical energy into electricity.

“A lot less expensive than batteries in flashlights or fuel for gas lamps”

Then, I built a micro-hydroelectric dam to power the turbine. I started by building a small canal, which diverts the water from the stream bed to send it towards a surge chamber, which is a pool that is used to regulate the flow. The water is then funnelled into a penstock — another channel used to convey water towards the turbine. A mason from the village helped me a bit but, mostly, I just made do with what I had on hand.

I estimate that the dam is producing about 9 kW of electricity. I asked residents to pay 2,000 Guinean francs per week [0.19 euros] to have access to electricity. It’s a lot cheaper than buying batteries for your electric torch or petrol for a gas lamp. I use the money to pay a young man who I trained to do a bit of maintenance on the dam and who keep it running smoothly. I’ve already been contacted by people in other villages asking me to come build dams for them.

In Guinea, only one out of every four people has access to electricity, according to the latest statistics from the World Bank. Last April, the government said it intended to connect 721,000 homes to electricity between now and 2020. But the population is growing impatient and there have been increasing numbers of protests, many of them extremely tense. On September 13, a young man was killed and about 30 people were injured during a protest that spiralled into violent clashes with the police in Boké, a town located about 300 kilometres northwest of the capital, Conakry. The protesters were demanding to be added to the water and electricity distribution networks. The country has significant hydroelectric potential (estimated at 6,000 MW) but, currently, only 2% of that amount is being used.

Police Reveals Weapons Found In Home Of IPOB Leader Nnamdi Kanu

Commissioner of Police in Abia, Mr Anthony Ogbizi, has said that lethal weapons, including petrol bombs and one double-barrel gun, were recovered during Sunday’s raid on the residence of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu.

Ogbizi said this on Thursday during a chat with with newsmen in Umuahia.

He noted that that the items were recovered during a joint operation by security personnel, including the Police and Army, in the state.

He said that the petrol bombs were found in buckets and incriminating documents and letters, concerning IPOB’s activities and plans, were also recovered during the raid.

The police boss disclosed that the raid was carried out based on an intelligence report, regarding the continued activities of some members of the group.

Ogbizi said, “We recovered many of Biafra’s insignia, staff of office and some of those items are being analysed.”

The police boss said that the operation also led to the arrest of one suspected member of IPOB.

He said that the team also discovered the telephone numbers of the group’s zonal coordinators adding that all the communications between the leadership of the group and their collaborators would be thoroughly analysed.

Ogbizi said that a Biafran flag was also found hanging on a telecommunications mast in the area.

He added that police will ask the Nigeria Communications Commission to sanction any telecommunication company that allowed its mast to be used to hoist Biafran flags.

He said that the activities of IPOB in the Southeast were “stirring insurrection” and that security agencies would not fold their arms and watch the group foment violence in the country.

The police chief said that similar joint operations would be carried out intermittently in Kanu’s residence, anytime they received intelligence report that offensive weapons were brought to the place.

His Crime Now Is Giving An Instruction To Get A Grown Intoxicated Man Medical Help’ – Jude Okoye Slams Davido’s Accusers

Psquare’s Jude Okoye, has defended HKN Boss, Davido who is enmeshed in a murder case in new Snapchat posts. The music executive said all Davido’s accusers can do is try, but can’t bring him down, as he alleged that the new fault they found is the ‘singer giving an instruction to get a grown intoxicated man medical help. ‘

Here’s his Snapchat post;
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