WORLD NEWS

Nigeria Absent in Fight Against Book Haram- Idriss Deby_Ada Nkong

’s president, Idriss Déby, speaks in a soft mumble, wears spectacles and an immaculate white robe, and is to be found in the quiet inner recesses of a gilt-edged, marble presidential palace — under crystal chandeliers and vaulted arches that seem part Renaissance, part Vegas — at the dusty center of his country’s capital. Yet… Continue reading Nigeria Absent in Fight Against Book Haram- Idriss Deby_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Boris Johnson Hospitalized for Covid-19_Ada Nkong

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been admitted to hospital for tests, 10 days after testing positive for coronavirus, Downing Street has said. He was taken to a London hospital on Sunday evening with "persistent symptoms" - including a temperature. It is said to be a "precautionary step" taken on the advice of his doctor. The… Continue reading Boris Johnson Hospitalized for Covid-19_Ada Nkong

Judiciary

Court Slams One Hundred Thousand Naira Fine Each on Funke Akindele and Hubby, Sentences Them to 14 Days Community Service_Ada Nkong

Celebrity and producer of Jenifer's diary,Funke Akindele and her husband, AbdulRasheed Bello aka JJC Skillz, have pleaded guilty to a one-count charge of hosting a gathering of over 20 persons thereby, contravening the social distancing order of the Lagos State Government. The actress and her husband who were arraigned on Monday at the Samuel Ilori… Continue reading Court Slams One Hundred Thousand Naira Fine Each on Funke Akindele and Hubby, Sentences Them to 14 Days Community Service_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

Nigeria Medical Association Frowns at Invitation of Chinese Doctors_Ada Nkong

The Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has described the Federal Government’s decision to invite medical doctors from China to assist in managing COVID-19 cases in the countryas an embarrassment to its members. A statement on Monday by the union said it is dismayed at the decision of the Federal Government to invite doctors from China, when… Continue reading Nigeria Medical Association Frowns at Invitation of Chinese Doctors_Ada Nkong

OPINION

Covid-19 Has Exposed Our Secret For All to See_Dr Biodun Ogungbo

Words are futileGiven what is happening in Nigeria and indeed the world today, you would think that words are futile. That we are all living witnesses to the exposition of the dilapidated healthcare system in Nigeria. Covid-19 has exposed our ass for all to see. You would think that even the blind can see how… Continue reading Covid-19 Has Exposed Our Secret For All to See_Dr Biodun Ogungbo

HEALTH

Seyi Makinde Recovers From Covid-19 _Ada Nkong

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State says hehas tested negative for the Coronavirus.The Governor said this on his official twitter handle six days after he tested positive for the COVID-19. Newsannexonline recalls that the governor had taken to social media on March 30th, to announce that he had tested positive for the virus, stating that… Continue reading Seyi Makinde Recovers From Covid-19 _Ada Nkong

HEALTH

8 New Cases of Covid-19 Reported by NCDC_Ada Nkong

The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Nigeria has risen by 8 according to a tweet on NCDC's official page. 5 of the cases are in Lagos, 2 in the FCT and 1 in Kaduna bringing the total number of confirmed cases so far to 232. Discharged cases are now 33 while deaths stand at… Continue reading 8 New Cases of Covid-19 Reported by NCDC_Ada Nkong

ENTERTAINMENT & LIFE STYLE

Police Arrest Funke Akindele Over Party, Order Naira Marley to Turn Self in _Ada Nkong

Popular Nollywood actress and producer, Funke Akindele, has been arrested by the police in Lagos State for Flouting Lockdown Orders.. The Police Public Relations Officer for Lagos State, Bala Elkana, confirmed this in a statement on Sunday.Elkanah said the actress was arrested for violating the restriction orders in the state as a result of the… Continue reading Police Arrest Funke Akindele Over Party, Order Naira Marley to Turn Self in _Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Coronavirus: We Shall Succeed in Fight- Queen Elizabeth_ Ada Nkong

The Queen has said the UK "will succeed" in its fight against the coronavirus pandemic, in a rallying message to the nation.In a rare speech, the monarch thanked people for following government rules to stay at home and praised those "coming together to help others".She also thanked key workers, saying "every hour" of work "brings… Continue reading Coronavirus: We Shall Succeed in Fight- Queen Elizabeth_ Ada Nkong