ECONOMY · OIL AND GAS · WORLD NEWS

No OPEC Oil cut decision yet-Saudi Energy Minister_Femi Ehiabhi

OPEC hasn’t made a decision yet on whether to extend or modify its agreement to cut oil output, Saudi Arabia’s Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman said. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies are to meet next week in Vienna to assess their global cuts and output policy. Prince Abdulaziz is confident… Continue reading No OPEC Oil cut decision yet-Saudi Energy Minister_Femi Ehiabhi

HEALTH

Doctors Stand up!_Biodun Ogungbo, MBBS, FRCS, FRCSEd, MSc

Doctors Standup! DR I. I. Iseko, MBBS (ABU), MBA- Int Hlth Mgt (FRANKFURT), FMCP In the words of the legend, Bob Marley They can fool the people sometimes But, they can’t fool all the people all the time! Get up, Stand up Stand up for your rights Don’t give up the fight All that glitters… Continue reading Doctors Stand up!_Biodun Ogungbo, MBBS, FRCS, FRCSEd, MSc

Crime · SCANDALS

Harvey Weinstein Found Guilty In Sexual Assault Trial, Faces Maximum Of 25 Years_Jeff Omokhodion

Harvey Weinstein was found guilty Monday of committing a criminal sex act in the first degree involving one woman and rape in the third degree involving another woman.A New York jury acquitted the disgraced movie mogul on the more serious charges of predatory sexual assault involving the two women, Miriam Haley and Jessica Mann. In… Continue reading Harvey Weinstein Found Guilty In Sexual Assault Trial, Faces Maximum Of 25 Years_Jeff Omokhodion

POLITICS · Security · TERRORISM

Bill will enable Government to use the defectors to fight the unrepentant insurgents-Ibrahim Gaidam_Femi Ehiabhi

The Senator representing Yobe East, Ibrahim Gaidam, Monday explained why he sponsored a Bill to create a commission to enable government to use the defectors to fight the unrepentant insurgents. Senator Gaidam, who addressed a press conference in Abuja, said that the proposed commission would help repentant insurgents to “re-enter mainstream politics, religion and society.”… Continue reading Bill will enable Government to use the defectors to fight the unrepentant insurgents-Ibrahim Gaidam_Femi Ehiabhi

WORLD NEWS

Corona Virus Affecting Earnings_ Jeff Omokhodion

Coronavirus will "decrease earnings and growth" around the world, analyst says Ryan Detrick, Senior Market Strategist for LPL Financial, said in a statement today, “The coronavirus might be slowing in mainland China, but the huge jump over the weekend to various other countries has many reassessing 2020 growth estimates." Detrick said:"The [International Monetary Fund] already… Continue reading Corona Virus Affecting Earnings_ Jeff Omokhodion

SPORTS

Xhaka Double Minded About Arsenal Captaincy_ Erik Ogar

Granit Xhaka says he will have to think twice about taking Arsenal captaincy. Granit Xhaka was stripped of the Arsenal captaincy in November And he feared his time was up at Arsenal when he was stripped of the armband by former head coach Unai Emery in November after swearing at emirates fans who booed him… Continue reading Xhaka Double Minded About Arsenal Captaincy_ Erik Ogar

SPORTS · WORLD NEWS

Roma want to sign Chris Smalling and Henrikh Mkhitaryan permanently_Erik Ogar

Smalling has made 26 appearances in all competitions for Roma this season and revealed earlier this week he is open to extending his stay in the Italian capital beyond the end of the season. As it stands, Smalling is scheduled to return to parent club Manchester United at the end of the season but Fonseca… Continue reading Roma want to sign Chris Smalling and Henrikh Mkhitaryan permanently_Erik Ogar

POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

Pakistan closes border with Iran to halt spread of virus_Jeff Omokhodion

Pakistan has temporarily closed its border with Iran to halt the possible spread of novel coronavirus after Iranian authorities reported several coronavirus cases and deaths, Balochistan Home Minister Ziaullah Langove told CNN on Sunday.  Pakistan has set up a 100-bed tent hospital at the border with Iran to cope with a possible emergency situation.  Pakistan shares… Continue reading Pakistan closes border with Iran to halt spread of virus_Jeff Omokhodion

HUMAN INTEREST

Customers Lament Uncomfortable Environment at CAC Island Office _Femi Ehiabhi

The CAC (Corporate Affairs Commission) office on the island has always been a dreaded area for prospective clients seeking to do transactions relating from application for Business name search to registration of Businesses owing to the uncomfortable working environment. The environment has been hellish considering the fact that the air conditioning system has packed up… Continue reading Customers Lament Uncomfortable Environment at CAC Island Office _Femi Ehiabhi