HEALTH

Chinese Embassy Condems Rumours of Shooting Coronavirus Victims_Ada Nkong

The Chinese embassy in Nigeria has described stories suggesting that a court was approached for permission to shoot Coronavirus patients as evil.A statement signed by Raphael Oni on behalf of Diplomatic Correspondents says the embassy had written in response to enquiries from DICCAN on the subject.According to the statement, the response reads in part" “an… Continue reading Chinese Embassy Condems Rumours of Shooting Coronavirus Victims_Ada Nkong

SPORTS

Yobo Becomes Nigeria’s Assistant Coach _Femi Ehiabhi

Joseph Yobo has been confirmed as the new assistant coach of Nigeria. After Imama Amapakabo was ushered through the exit door, the three-time African champions turned to a familiar face for inspiration. The Everton legend captained the Super Eagles to a triumphant outing at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South Africa, and will… Continue reading Yobo Becomes Nigeria’s Assistant Coach _Femi Ehiabhi

SPORTS · WORLD NEWS

Minister of youth and sports and development endorses Edo for the National sports festival_Erik Ogar

Minister of youth and sports Development Sunday Dare has endorsed Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium ready for the next edition of National Sports Festival that is bid to kickoff 20th March, 2020 in Benin City, Edo State The Minister spoke to the press during his visit to the Samuel Ogbemudia Sports Complex in Benin over the weekend… Continue reading Minister of youth and sports and development endorses Edo for the National sports festival_Erik Ogar

SPORTS · WORLD NEWS

Paul Pogba: ‘feeling good’ in recovery, one month after ankle surgery_Erik Ogar

Paul Pogba has stepped up his strength and conditioning training and is "feeling good" in his recovery efforts, a month after ankle surgery. The Manchester United midfielder has been working his way back to full fitness in England, missing the club's warm-weather training camp in Spain to continue his rehabilitation. He posted an update on… Continue reading Paul Pogba: ‘feeling good’ in recovery, one month after ankle surgery_Erik Ogar

SPORTS · WORLD NEWS

Hakim Ziyech may be a Chesea player in days_Erik Ogar

Chelsea are in advanced talks to sign Hakim Ziyech from Ajax and a £38m deal is likely to be completed in days. Ziyech was one of Chelsea head coach Frank Lampard's top targets in January but Ajax insisted on keeping him until the summer. Chelsea kept working on the deal after the window closed and… Continue reading Hakim Ziyech may be a Chesea player in days_Erik Ogar

SPORTS

Ighalo to Face Chelsea_Erik Ogar

Manchester United's Deadline Day signing Odion Ighalo will go straight into the squad for the Monday Night Football clash at Chelsea, despite missing the club's warm-weather training camp due to travel restriction concerns.The 30-year-old completed a shock loan switch from Chinese side Shanghai Shenhua at the end of January, but did not head to Spain… Continue reading Ighalo to Face Chelsea_Erik Ogar

ENTERTAINMENT & LIFE STYLE

Veteran Singer Victor Olaiya Goes Home_Ada Nkong

Veteran highlife singer Victor Olaiya has been confirmed dead at the age of 89 at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH).His death was confirmed by Michael Odion of Premiere Music, the record label that holds his music repertoire.According to Odion, the Baby Jowon crooner died around noon on Wednesday.

Judiciary

Court Fines FG 200,000 Over Adjournment of Sowore’s Case_Ada Nkong

A Federal high court in Abuja has fined the Federal government for causing the adjournment of Sowore's case.Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the federal high court, fined the federal government the sum of N200, 000 to be paid to Omoyele Sowore and Olawale Bakare. At the resumed hearing of the case of treasonable felony filed against… Continue reading Court Fines FG 200,000 Over Adjournment of Sowore’s Case_Ada Nkong

Aviation

Aviation Union Leaders Task Government on National Carrier _ Jeff Omokhodion

Aviation union leaders have faulted the folding up of the defunct Nigerian airways.Speaking during the 7th aviation workers week celebration in Abuja, they urged the federal government to learn from the mistake of the past and ensure proper regulation.The theme of this year's celebration is CONTRIBUTIONS OF A NATIONAL CARRIER TO THE SOCIO-ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT OF… Continue reading Aviation Union Leaders Task Government on National Carrier _ Jeff Omokhodion