HUMAN INTEREST

Heavy Security Presence at Nnamdi Kanu’s Parents Burial_Ada Nkong

The Abia police command on Friday deployed several detachments of its operatives in strategic locations in Umuahia, the Abia capital, to provide security at the burial of the parents of Nnamdi Kanu, the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB). Reports say there was heavy security presence at the major entrances to Afaraukwu… Continue reading Heavy Security Presence at Nnamdi Kanu’s Parents Burial_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

Coronavirus Spreads to Africa_Ada Nkong

Africa recorded its first case of Coronavirus (COVID-19) on Friday as a foreigner who had been put in isolation at a hospital in Egypt tested positive for the disease. In a statement, Egyptian Health Ministry said it had informed the WHO and had taken all necessary preventative measures. It did not give the nationality of… Continue reading Coronavirus Spreads to Africa_Ada Nkong

Governance · Judiciary · POLITICS · WORLD NEWS

BREAKING: Police Impose Three-Day Curfew After Violence In Bayelsa_Femi Ehiabhi

The Police in Bayelsa state have imposed three-day dusk to dawn curfew after angry All Progressive Congress (APC) protesters destroyed properties following the Supreme Court ruling which sacked the party’s elected candidate, David Lyon, and his Deputy, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremieoyo. According to the Commissioner of Police in the state, Uche Anozia, who made the announcement on… Continue reading BREAKING: Police Impose Three-Day Curfew After Violence In Bayelsa_Femi Ehiabhi

HUMAN INTEREST

Teacher Beaten ,Tied to Chair Found Dead_Jeff Omokhodion

A teacher was tied to a chair, beaten, and fatally hit by a truck, police say Police in Australia are calling for public assistance in investigating the death of a teacher who was tied to a chair, beaten, and hit by a truck.43-year-old Anthony Stott was a teacher from Brisbane working at St Peters Lutheran… Continue reading Teacher Beaten ,Tied to Chair Found Dead_Jeff Omokhodion

OPINION

What if You Don’t Get A Val Gift From Your Spouse? _Ada Nkong

Valentines day is celebrated by lovers all over the world , February 14th.It is a day couples reaffirm their love for each other through messages and exchange of gifts.Gifts range from flowers and chocolates to jewelry and perfume.More often than not, it is not about the cost of the gift but about the fact that… Continue reading What if You Don’t Get A Val Gift From Your Spouse? _Ada Nkong

Judiciary

Supreme Court Nullifies Lyon’s Election_Femi Ehiabhi

The Supreme Court on Thursday nullified the election of Bayelsa State governor-elect, David Lyon and his running mate, Biobarakuma Degi-Eremienyo, who were already preparing to be inaugurated into office. A five-man panel of the apex court led by Justice Mary Peter-Odili ordered the Independent National Electoral Commission to withdraw the Certificate of Return issued to… Continue reading Supreme Court Nullifies Lyon’s Election_Femi Ehiabhi

EDUCATION · HEALTH · WORLD NEWS

Asian students in UK face discrimination following coronavirus cases_Jeff Omokhodion

University students across the UK have criticized xenophobia against Asian students following multiple incidents involving discrimination related to the coronavirus outbreak. Chinese students at Newcastle University spoke out about being targeted with verbal abuse or being ostracized in the community during a rally against coronavirus discrimination Tuesday. “Some students spoke about friends and family members… Continue reading Asian students in UK face discrimination following coronavirus cases_Jeff Omokhodion

WORLD NEWS

Sanders would Ruin our Economy-Blankflein _Jeff Omokhodion

Bernie Sanders would 'ruin our economy,' former Goldman Sachs CEO says Former Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein thinks Bernie Sanders would be a bad president. That's not a surprise, considering that the Vermont senator has spent much of his campaign criticizing Wall Street and billionaires.In the wake of Sanders' New Hampshire primary win Tuesday night,… Continue reading Sanders would Ruin our Economy-Blankflein _Jeff Omokhodion

DISASTER

Fire Incident at Obasanjo’s House_Ada Nkong

Reports reaching Newsannexonline say Former President Olusegun Obasanjo's house caught fire Wednesday night.The house, situated at Ita-Eko area of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, was gutted by fire about 9:30 pm. According to eyewitnesses , the inferno was caused by a power surge. Residents of the area and sympathisers trooped out enmasse to help the… Continue reading Fire Incident at Obasanjo’s House_Ada Nkong