WORLD NEWS

Somali outrage at rape of girls aged three and four_Ada Nkong

Credit: AFP The government in Somalia has condemned the abduction and rape of two girls aged just three and four. The doctor in charge of the hospital where they are being treated says they need major surgery. An official said several arrests had been made following the attack which happened on Wednesday. The parents say… Continue reading Somali outrage at rape of girls aged three and four_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

Ten New Covid-19 Cases Recorded in Nigeria_Ada Nkong

The NCDC has reported ten new cases of Covid-19 in Nigeria. Six of the cases are in Lagos, two in the FCT and 2 in Edo State. The total number of discharged patients is now 27 while the number of deaths stands at 5. The total number of confirmed cases thus stands at 224

RELIGION

Are We Asking The Wrong Question?-Cardinal Tagle_Ada Nkong

This is a very peculiar Palm Sunday for me as a Catholic. Born and raised a Catholic, at no other time of the year do I observe the beauty of my Catholic faith as at Easter. Holy week starts with Palm Sunday and Climaxes on Easter Sunday with the Mass for me. Low in spirit… Continue reading Are We Asking The Wrong Question?-Cardinal Tagle_Ada Nkong

Governance

Over 400 Vehicles Arrested in Lagos for Flouting Lockdown Orders_Ada Nkong

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo, says the state government has arrested over 400 vehicles for flouting the lockdown order. Sanwo-Olu revealed this on Saturday during a live update to residents of the state on steps taken by his administration to contain the COVID-19. “We have reviewed the situation, we are aware. It is true that… Continue reading Over 400 Vehicles Arrested in Lagos for Flouting Lockdown Orders_Ada Nkong

TECHNOLOGY

FG Allays Fears on 5G in Nigeria_Ada Nkong

The Minister of Communication, Dr Isah Ibrahim Pantami says,government will always take the welfare, health and security of the public into account while considering the deployment of any technology. In a statement aimed at allaying fears over the use of 5G in Nigeria, the Minister said,"the National Frequency Management Council (NFMC), of which I am… Continue reading FG Allays Fears on 5G in Nigeria_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

Osun: Escaped Covid-19 Patient Recovered_Ada Nkong

The Osun State Government has recovered the Coronavirus Disease patient who was declared missing from the isolation centre in Ejigbo area of the state.This was confirmed to The Eagle Online by the state Commissioner for Information and Civic Orientation, Funke Egbemode, in a telephone interview.Egbemode said the patient was found in his family home, also… Continue reading Osun: Escaped Covid-19 Patient Recovered_Ada Nkong

SPORTS

UEFA Lifts Saturday Afternoon Blackout For Premiere League Games _Ada Nkong

UEFA has lifted a ban on the live screening of Premier League games kicking off at 3:00 pm in England and Scotland for the rest of the season. The blackout has long been in place to protect attendances at matches. The move by European football’s governing body is seen a step towards restarting some domestic… Continue reading UEFA Lifts Saturday Afternoon Blackout For Premiere League Games _Ada Nkong

HEALTH

NCDC Admits Error in Reporting,Covid-19 Cases Actually 209_Ada Nkong

The NCDC has acknowledged an error in Its latest reportage in the number of cases. The center took to its twitter handle to say the accurate number of cases confirmed so far is 209.