WORLD NEWS

Samsung Titan Lee Kun-Hee Dies at 78_Ada Nkong

Lee Kun-hee, the chairman of South Korea's largest conglomerate, Samsung Group, has died aged 78. Mr Lee helped to grow his father's small trading business into an economic powerhouse, diversifying into areas like insurance and shipping. During his lifetime, Samsung Electronics also became one of the world's biggest tech firms. He was the richest person… Continue reading Samsung Titan Lee Kun-Hee Dies at 78_Ada Nkong

ECONOMY · POLITICS

Third Nigeria Diaspora Investment Summit Postponed Due to Current State of the Nation_Ada Nkong

The 3rd Nigeria Diaspora Investment Summit has been postponed.A statement by Dr Badewa Adejugbe-Williams , Chairman organizing committee says this became necessary in the light of the current situation in the country.The statement reads in part," the Organising Committee regretfully informs the general public, in particular, all registered participants and invited guests, that this event… Continue reading Third Nigeria Diaspora Investment Summit Postponed Due to Current State of the Nation_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

US Election 2020: Trump Hits 3 States Campaign Trail After Casting Early Vote_Ada Nkong

President Donald Trump has conducted a three-state campaign blitz after voting early in Florida. He hopped between rallies in North Carolina, Ohio and Wisconsin on Saturday as he sought to make up ground against his Democratic challenger Joe Biden. Mr Biden, who holds a steady lead in national polls, campaigned in Pennsylvania, another key state.… Continue reading US Election 2020: Trump Hits 3 States Campaign Trail After Casting Early Vote_Ada Nkong

PROTEST

Video:Youths in Benin Discover Palliatives at Medical_Ada Nkong

Reports reaching us say youths in Benin have discovered palliatives at a warehouse in Medicals. Sources say two persons have been shot at by soldiers. See Video below https://youtu.be/GBC8z8TfsuU

Governance

Buhari’s Update on EndSARS to Past Nigerian Leaders_Ada Nkong

President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday met with former Nigerian leaders on the #EndSARS protest and the happenings in the country resulting from the demonstrations. Former presidents and heads of state who attended the virtual meeting from their various homes were General Yakubu Gowon (rtd), Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, General Ibrahim Babangida (rtd), Chief Ernest Shonekan, General… Continue reading Buhari’s Update on EndSARS to Past Nigerian Leaders_Ada Nkong

Transportation

Infrastructure ,Economic Development Key to Crime Reduction-Amaechi _Ada Nkong

Infrastructure and economic development has been identified as key to reducing crime and aiding better functionality of security agencies in Nigeria. Minister of Transportation , Rotimi Amaechi stated this when he delivered a lecture to participants of National Defence College Course 29 in Abuja, Friday. A statement by Mr Eric Ojiekwe ,Director press and public… Continue reading Infrastructure ,Economic Development Key to Crime Reduction-Amaechi _Ada Nkong

Governance

69 Killed In ENDSARS Protest-Buhari _Ada Nkong

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari says 69 people have been killed in protests against police brutality that have rocked the country. The deaths were mainly civilians but include police officers and soldiers. The president announced the toll in an emergency meeting with former Nigerian leaders aimed at finding ways to end the unrest, his spokesman told… Continue reading 69 Killed In ENDSARS Protest-Buhari _Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Italian Held in France Over 160 Child Rapes,Sexual Assaults _Ada Nkong

A 52-year-old Italian man wanted in Germany on suspicion of carrying out 160 rapes and sexual assaults, mainly on underage girls, has been arrested across the border in France. France's BNRF brigade for hunting fugitives said he was held last Friday at Rumersheim-le-Haut near Mulhouse. He was wanted in connection with attacks, mainly on the… Continue reading Italian Held in France Over 160 Child Rapes,Sexual Assaults _Ada Nkong