WORLD NEWS

India Resumes Domestic Flights Amidst Confusion, Jitters_Ada Nkong

Domestic flights resumed in India on Monday even as coronavirus cases surge, while confusion about quarantine rules prompted jitters among passengers and the cancellation of dozens of planes. India had halted all flights within the country, and departing and leaving for abroad, in late March as it sought to stop the spread of coronavirus with… Continue reading India Resumes Domestic Flights Amidst Confusion, Jitters_Ada Nkong

ENTERTAINMENT & LIFE STYLE

Davido,Other Celebrities Pledge Support For Cynthia Morgan_Ada Nkong

In a show of solidarity. Nigerian celebrities including hip hop star, Davido and some OAPs have thrown their weight behind struggling artiste Cynthia Morgan.Davido on Sunday pledged support for the embattled queen of dancehall, Cynthia Morgan. Cynthia Morgan had earlier bared her struggles with her career in an Instagram live video with Sandra Ogbebor .… Continue reading Davido,Other Celebrities Pledge Support For Cynthia Morgan_Ada Nkong

Aviation

British Flairjet Bags N1m Fine For Violations_Ada Nkong

The Minister of Aviation, Sen. Hadi Sirika,says, FlairJet, a British private charter company, affiliated to Flexjet, has been fined one million naira for violating COVID-19 airport directives in Nigeria. The Minister disclosed this Sunday via his verified twitter handle. “Flairjet were found to violate our civil aviation regulations IS 1.3.3(a) Table 2(IV) 7(a) and IS… Continue reading British Flairjet Bags N1m Fine For Violations_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Western Australia Hit by ‘Once in a Decade’ Storm_Ada Nkong

Western Australia has been battered by a massive storm which ripped roofs off houses and downed trees across a 1,000km (620 miles) stretch of land. More than 60,000 homes were without power on Monday - most in the main city, Perth. No injuries were reported, officials said. The state's south was particularly hard hit with… Continue reading Western Australia Hit by ‘Once in a Decade’ Storm_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

Covid-19 :313 New Cases Reported by NCDC_Ada Nkong

The NCDC has announced 313 fresh confirmed cases of Covid-19. This brings the total number of cases confirmed so far to 7839. 2263 patients have been discharged so far while 226 have died. Lagos tops the list with 148 cases, Abuja is next with 36,Rivers has 27 and Edo has 19. Anambra has just one… Continue reading Covid-19 :313 New Cases Reported by NCDC_Ada Nkong

OPINION

Full Text: NIDCOM Speaks on Forceful Eviction of Staff From NCC Complex_Ada Nkong

https://youtu.be/lcl3-S3Au1g https://youtu.be/lcl3-S3Au1g PRESS STATEMENT Re: Forceful chasing out of NIDCOM staff from NCC Complex Abuja, May 24, 2020: Our attention has been drawn to a statement signed by Dr Henry Nkemadu, Director of Public Affairs of Nigerian Communication Commission (NCC) on Sunday May 24, 2020 describing the forcing out of the staff of Nigerians in… Continue reading Full Text: NIDCOM Speaks on Forceful Eviction of Staff From NCC Complex_Ada Nkong

RELIGION

Eid-al-Fitri: Imam Bars Worshippers Without FaceMask From Mosque in Nasarawa_Ada Nkong

Imam Khalud Ibrahim, of JIWIS Central Mosque, Gudi in Akwanga Local Government Area of Nasarawa State, on Sunday sent out worshippers without face masks from the Mosque during prayers to celebrate the Eid-el-Fitr. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Nasarawa State government had on May 19, lifted the ban on religious gathering for… Continue reading Eid-al-Fitri: Imam Bars Worshippers Without FaceMask From Mosque in Nasarawa_Ada Nkong