Crime

DSS Arrests Ibrahim Magu _Ada Nkong

Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Ibrahim Magu, has allegedly been arrested by the Department of State Services.Reports say he was arrested over allegations that he owns four properties and that he was allegedly transferring funds abroad through a third party. According to a report by Sahara reporters, he was arrested at… Continue reading DSS Arrests Ibrahim Magu _Ada Nkong

POLITICS

Edo State Discharges 122 Patients_Ada Nkong

A total of 122 coronavirus (COVID-19) patients have been successfully treated and discharged from the isolation centres in Edo State, the government has said. The Commissioner for Health in the state, Dr Patrick Okundia, disclosed this to reporters on Sunday in Benin City, the state capital. He noted that the state has recorded 87 new… Continue reading Edo State Discharges 122 Patients_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

CRS NMA Withdraws Medical Services, Questions NCDC Daily Update_Ada Nkong

Following the insistence of the Cross River state government that the state is covid-19 free and the absence of the state from the daily update of the NCDC, medical doctors under the aegis of the Nigerian Medical Association in the state have given notice of withdrawal of their services. While appreciating the Federal ministry of… Continue reading CRS NMA Withdraws Medical Services, Questions NCDC Daily Update_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

544 More Covid-19 Cases Confirmed in Nigeria_Ada Nkong

Lagos continues to have many new cases as the NCDC has announced 544 more confirmed Covid-19 cases, 199 of which are from Lagos. Ebonyi has65 cases while Oyo is next with 47 cases. At the bottom of the list are Abia and Rivers with 2 cases and Ekiti with one case. 11665 patients have so… Continue reading 544 More Covid-19 Cases Confirmed in Nigeria_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Madagascar Imposes Another Lockdown as Covid-19 cases Soar_Ada Nkong

Madagascar has placed its capital Antananarivo under a fresh lockdown following a new surge in coronavirus infections, two months after the restrictions were eased, the presidency announced Sunday. “The Analamanga region (under which the capital is situated) is returning to full lockdown,” the presidency said in a statement. No traffic will be allowed in or… Continue reading Madagascar Imposes Another Lockdown as Covid-19 cases Soar_Ada Nkong

RELIGION

Covid-19: Nigeria Goes Spiritual_Ada Nkong

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, other government officials and Christian leaders on Sunday attended the interdenominational church prayer service against the COVID-19 pandemic. The service is the culmination of three days of fasting and prayer organised by the Nigerian Inter-Religious Council. Meanwhile, the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 had… Continue reading Covid-19: Nigeria Goes Spiritual_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

Delta State: DIDA Boss Prays For Recovery of GOV. Okowa_Ada Nkong

The Chairman, Delta State Investment Development Agency (DIDA), And Executive Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State On Investment Matters, Mr Paul Nmah, The DG of the Agency, and the entire Staff of the Ageny Saturday, prayed for the quick recovery of Deltans who are Victims of the global Covid-19 Pandemic in Delta State… Continue reading Delta State: DIDA Boss Prays For Recovery of GOV. Okowa_Ada Nkong

ENTERTAINMENT & LIFE STYLE

Kanye West Announces 2020 US Presidential Ambition_Raphael Bichene

Kanye West, the entertainment mogul who urges listeners in one song to “reach for the stars, so if you fall, you land on a cloud,” claimed Saturday he is challenging Donald Trump for the US presidency in 2020. “We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our… Continue reading Kanye West Announces 2020 US Presidential Ambition_Raphael Bichene

WORLD NEWS

Covid-19: England Has First Night Out After Lockdown_Ada Nkong

People across England have had their first night out in three months, after coronavirus restrictions eased. Hospitality venues such as pubs and restaurants as well as hairdressers, cinemas and theme parks reopened with strict social distancing rules. But ministers urged caution and England's chief medical officer said the latest step was not "risk-free" . It… Continue reading Covid-19: England Has First Night Out After Lockdown_Ada Nkong