PROTEST

DIDA Boss Commiserates With Victims of #EndSARS Protest ,Urges Delta Youths to Protect Foreign and Local Investment_Ada Nkong

The Chairman, Delta State Investment Development Agency (DIDA), and Executive Assistant to Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta On Investment Matters, Mr Paul Nmah has commiserated with the families of Nigerians, Delta Youths who were victims of #EndSARS Peaceful Protests across the country, especially that of the recent Killings at Lekki-Toll gate in Lagos, even as… Continue reading DIDA Boss Commiserates With Victims of #EndSARS Protest ,Urges Delta Youths to Protect Foreign and Local Investment_Ada Nkong

HEALTH · WORLD NEWS

Covid: Spain imposes national night-time curfew to curb infections_Femi Ehiabhi

Spain has declared a national state of emergency and imposed a night-time curfew in an effort to help control a new spike in Covid-19 infections. Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez said the curfew, between the hours of 23:00 and 06:00, would come into force on Sunday. Under the emergency measures, local authorities can also ban travel… Continue reading Covid: Spain imposes national night-time curfew to curb infections_Femi Ehiabhi

HEALTH

COVID19: Nigeria update for Sunday 25th of October, 2020-NCDC_Femi Ehiabhi

62 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria: Taraba-18Ogun-15FCT-6Kaduna-6Katsina-4Ondo-4Ekiti-3Rivers-3Kano-1Osun-1Sokoto-1 As at 25th of October 2020, there are 61,992 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria, 57,465 discharged and 1,130 dead.

EDUCATION

NECO Postpones Senior Secondary Examination Indefinitely_Ada Nkong

The National Examinations Council (NECO) has postponed its Senior Secondary Certificate Examinations ongoing, indefinitely due to the current security challenges brought about by the #EndSARS protests. A statement signed by the Head of Information and Public Relations Division NECO, Azeez Sani, and made available to newsmen in Minna on Sunday says the #EndSARS protests affected… Continue reading NECO Postpones Senior Secondary Examination Indefinitely_Ada Nkong

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

HEALTH

Wheat looted in Jos, poisonous for consumption-FG_Femi Ehiabhi

The Federal Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development has warned that, the wheat seeds carted away by hoodlums from the National Agricultural Seed Council’s warehouse in Bukuru, Jos, Plateau State were poisonous and not for human consumption. The ministry gave the warning in a statement, warning that the wheat seeds had been treated with chemicals and intended… Continue reading Wheat looted in Jos, poisonous for consumption-FG_Femi Ehiabhi

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

SPORTS

Real Madrid ease pressure on Zidane with rousing victory over Barca_Femi Ehiabhi

Real Madrid averted a crisis in the best possible way on Saturday by beating Barcelona 3-1 in the first empty Clasico, landing an early blow in La Liga’s title race. Barca had the chance to inflict a third consecutive defeat on their rivals and increase the pressure on Zinedine Zidane. Instead, Madrid’s win earns them… Continue reading Real Madrid ease pressure on Zidane with rousing victory over Barca_Femi Ehiabhi