Month: May 2020

George perry Floyd

George perry Floyd

George Perry Floyd (October 14, 1973 – May 25, 2020) was a 46-year-old African-American man who was born in Fayetteville, North Carolina , and raised in Houston, Texas . He attended Yates High School where he played on the basketball and football teams. He was a star tight end for Yates, helping them to the 1992 state championship final game. He played basketball at South Florida Community College... »

introduction of naira and its development

introduction of naira and its development

The naira was introduced on 1 January 1973, replacing the pound at a rate of 2 naira = 1 pound.  This made Nigeria the last former British colony to abandon the £sd currency system in favour of the decimal currency system. There was a government plan to redenominate the naira at 1 new naira = 100 old naira in 2008, but the plan was suspended. The currency sign is U+20A6 ₦ NAIRA SIGN. The name nair... »

Jadon Sancho is booked for taking his shirt off to display a ‘Justice for George Floyd’ message

Jadon Sancho is booked for taking his shirt off to display a ‘Justice for George Floyd’ message

England international Jadon Sancho was given a yellow card after revealing a ‘Justice for George Floyd’ shirt while celebrating his goal for Borussia Dortmund against Paderborn on Sunday. The winger scored a hat-trick in Dortmund’s Bundesliga clash and took his playing shirt off after his first goal to reveal a message supporting the ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement. Ref... »

Electricity generations in nigeria first began in lagos

Electricity generations in nigeria first began in lagos

Electricity generation in Nigeria began in Lagos in 1886 with the use of generators to provide 60 kilowatts. In 1923 tin miners installed a 2 MW plant on the Kwali River, six years later, the Nigerian Electricity Supply Company, a private firm was established near Jos to manage an hydro-electric plant at Kura to power the mining industry. Then another private enterprise was established in Sapele b... »

Artificial Intelligence (AI)  What Is Artificial Intelligence (AI)?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) What Is Artificial Intelligence (AI)?

Artificial Intelligence (AI) What Is Artificial Intelligence (AI)? Artificial intelligence (AI) refers to the simulation of human intelligence in machines that are programmed to think like humans and mimic their actions. The term may also be applied to any machine that exhibits traits associated with a human mind such as learning and problem-solving. The ideal characteristic of artificial intellig... »

Nigerians  elections so far

Nigerians elections so far

Nigerians elects on the federal level a head of state (the President of Nigeria  and a legislature (the National Assembly ). The president is elected by the people. The National Assembly has two chambers . The ‘ House of Representatives has 360 members, elected for a four-year term in single-seat constituencies . The Senate has 109 members, elected for a four-year term: each of the 36 states... »

Artificial sweeteners and other sugar substitutes

Artificial sweeteners and other sugar substitutes

Artificial sweeteners and other sugar substitutes If you’re trying to reduce the sugar and calories in your diet, you may be turning to artificial sweeteners or other sugar substitutes. You aren’t alone. Artificial sweeteners and other sugar substitutes are found in a variety of food and beverages marketed as “sugar-free” or “diet,” including soft drinks and bak... »

WHAT ARE THE SOURCES OF RENEWABLE ENERGY?

WHAT ARE THE SOURCES OF RENEWABLE ENERGY?

Having kept you waiting for long, I will tell you where this renewable energy can be gotten from, while we discuss the major sources. SOLAR ENERGY This energy is gotten directly from sunlight and supplies us with the full energy to meet our electrical needs. Making use of solar panels, energy is trapped from sunlight and in turn converted to electricity, which can be used to power most, if not all... »

Where and what to eat in Los Cabos right now

Where and what to eat in Los Cabos right now

Super salty and extremely dry – not quite the words you hope to associate with your next meal. But in the case of Los Cabos, a semi-arid desertscape on the tip of Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula, these conditions have actually enhanced the region’s culinary offerings. From organic farms and family-run restaurants to fine dining with to-die-for views, here are some of the best foods to try and p... »

Sacred peaks and faulty fireworks: staff stories of unforgettable New Year’s adventures on the road

Sacred peaks and faulty fireworks: staff stories of unforgettable New Year’s adventures on the road

They say how you spend New Year’s Eve is an indication of how you’ll spend your year. So if you devote yet another December 31 to avoiding your more unusual relatives at the annual family party, the forecast for the following 12 months isn’t looking great. Instead, why not start the year as you mean to go on: with an adventure? With hopes of inspiring you to see in the New Year somewhere new... »

What became of Luke Chadwick and the seven kids Sir Alex Ferguson tipped for stardom in 2001?

What became of Luke Chadwick and the seven kids Sir Alex Ferguson tipped for stardom in 2001?

It was the summer of 2001 and the vast engine of the Manchester United machine was cranking into life for another tilt at the game’s highest honours. Sir Alex Ferguson’s team of many talents had just won a third consecutive Premier League title, leaving the likes of Arsenal, Liverpool and Leeds United eating their dust. With domestic competition in short supply, Ferguson’s sights... »

HOW RENEWABLE IS OUR ENERGY SECTOR?

HOW RENEWABLE IS OUR ENERGY SECTOR?

Nature in all her benevolence submitted herself to us, for us to be able to harness it just the way we want. This we discovered, and we used it to meet most of our needs in ages past, except for our electrical need. Now, the scale is off, and we have discovered that we can use various natural sources to generate different forms of renewable energy for our daily needs. Renewable energy is much diff... »

Is flying getting more luxurious?

Is flying getting more luxurious?

When you’re on an exhausting longhaul flight, do you find yourself pining for the days when passengers relaxed in onboard lounges, wearing Mad Men-era suits and looking glamorous? Well, that experience (minus the suits) is still available —if you’re forking out the same kind of money as you needed to back then. I recently flew from London to New York and back with Virgin Atlantic on their ne... »

Microwaves, Radio Waves, and Other Types of Radiofrequency Radiation

Microwaves, Radio Waves, and Other Types of Radiofrequency Radiation

Microwaves, Radio Waves, and Other Types of Radiofrequency Radiation What is radiofrequency (RF) radiation? Radiation is the emission (sending out) of energy from any source. X-rays are an example of radiation, but so is the light that comes from the sun and the heat that is constantly coming off our bodies. When talking about radiation and cancer, many people think of specific kinds of radiation ... »

Ionizing radiation, health effects and protective measures

Ionizing radiation, health effects and protective measures

Ionizing radiation, health effects and protective measures Key facts Ionizing radiation is a type of energy released by atoms in the form of electromagnetic waves or particles. People are exposed to natural sources of ionizing radiation, such as in soil, water, and vegetation, as well as in human-made sources, such as x-rays and medical devices. Ionizing radiation has many beneficial applications,... »

A first-timer’s guide to Vienna’s winter balls

A first-timer’s guide to Vienna’s winter balls

Vienna’s famous winter ball season is here! Eagerly awaited by thousands of Viennese and a growing number of visitors, these ballroom dancing events have shaped Vienna’s image in the same way as Sacher Torte and the Great Ferris Wheel. While the ball season officially started on 11 November, the most popular balls take place from New Year’s Eve and run through until Shrove Tuesday (February 25th).... »

10 Ways That Sugary Soda Is Bad for Your Health

10 Ways That Sugary Soda Is Bad for Your Health

10 Ways That Sugary Soda Is Bad for Your Health When consumed in excess, added sugar can adversely affect your health. However, some sources of sugar are worse than others — and sugary drinks are by far the worst. This primarily applies to sugary soda but also to fruit juices, highly sweetened coffees, and other sources of liquid sugar. 1. Sugary Drinks Do Not Make You Feel Full and Are Strongly L... »

Emotional celebrations from managers

Emotional celebrations from managers

Football is an emotional sport. Sometimes our passion for the game can get the better of us. And managers are no different. They are often the bastions of authority and gatekeepers of professionalism, leading by example so their players don’t step out of line. But, not always do those on the touchline keep a cool head. Sometimes instinct kicks in and you’re lost in the moment, and ther... »

How to make a girl like you, without asking her out

How to make a girl like you, without asking her out

1:MAKE YOUR APPROACH WITH CONCEALED INTENTIONS. I really want you to get this. Let’s assume you meet a girl In a bank, what case will she be more friendly? CASE 1: when you walk up to her to collect a pen? CASE 2: when you walk up to her to toast her? Of course, case one is the answer. A girl you try to toast would naturally try to be hard to get. When a girl is sure you like her she tends t... »

How I quit my job to become a travel writer

How I quit my job to become a travel writer

I quit my job to travel the world. But my job didn’t involve 70-hour work weeks, corporate credit cards, pantyhose or pencil skirts. It was quite the opposite, in fact: I was sitting behind a desk working as an editor who commissioned people to write guidebooks. Until I realised I wanted to write them myself. Working nine to five In 2014, I landed my role as a Lonely Planet Destination Edito... »

Full September return unlikely, with schools warning: ‘it’s not business as usual’

Full September return unlikely, with schools warning: ‘it’s not business as usual’

Schools will not be fully reopened by September and parents should prepare for sudden closures as new coronavirus outbreaks occur, headteachers are warning. Ministers have asked primary schools to reopen for reception, year 1 and year 6 children tomorrow, as part of a loosening of the coronavirus lockdown. Many schools have signalled they will only reopen to a fraction of those pupils as they stru... »

Cruising to see the Northern Lights

Cruising to see the Northern Lights

Seeing the Northern Lights is high on many travellers’ bucket lists but unlike other attractions – the Taj Mahal, say, or Machu Picchu – where if you follow a map they’ll definitely be there, that’s not the case with this natural wonder. Lonely Planet writer Bernice Harrison travelled along Norway’s coast on an iconic Hurtigruten voyage in search of the elusive aurora borealis. It’s no... »

Signs that someone is missing you

Signs that someone is missing you

Dating would be so much easier if everyone was more open and honest with their feelings from the very beginning. Realistically, that never really happens. Unless you’re super intuitive or just have special mind reading abilities, how to know if someone likes you and sees a potential future with you is no easy task. But according to dating and relationship experts, there are certain signs you... »

The Power of communication

The Power of communication

English is a language which is accepted globally for different types of purposes. For a student to pursue his education abroad, it is vital that he is fluent in English so that he is able to communicate properly. In almost all countries across the globe, English is considered as a coveted language and an important medium of communication. Not only universities and education but English is consider... »

A national crisis’: how the killing of George Floyd is changing US politics

A national crisis’: how the killing of George Floyd is changing US politics

Riots in Minneapolis and across the US triggered by video footage showing George Floyd, a black man, killed under the knee of a police officer, has caused a dramatic shift in the national political debate in America and thrust race to the center of the stage. Donald Trump and Joe Biden offered divergent responses that point to an even more divisive political debate on race relations and between De... »

Facts that you don’t know

Facts that you don’t know

Knowledge is power as we all know. We must continue to amass it until we die. According to Michael Scott, the day we stop learning is the day we die. “Once you stop learning you start dying”, Albert Einstein. Here are a few and interesting things everyone needs to know. Did you know 11% of people are left handed Did you know August has the highest percentage of births Did you know unle... »

Facts About Star

Facts About Star

These luminous balls of gas helped ancient explorers navigate the seas and now help modern-day scientists navigate the universe. Gently singing Twinkle, twinkle, little star may lull a baby to sleep, but beyond the confines of Earth’s atmosphere, the words aren’t exactly accurate. A correct, albeit less soothing, rendition might be: Emit, emit, gigantic ball of gas. Stars are huge celestial bodies... »

Eight steps to get one thousand followers on Instagram

Eight steps to get one thousand followers on Instagram

As at June of 2018, the Instagram app recorded one billion active users across the world. The app was created by Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, and launched in October of 2010 and since then has been our favorite social app for pictures. A perfect place for photographers, artists and travelers and has somewhat served as a portfolio into their worklife. With a large followers count and an attracti... »

Additional tips on breast enlargement

Additional tips on breast enlargement

Herbal Remedies For Breast Enlargement: If you are interested to know about some herbs and roots which can enhance your breast size, this information could be helpful: 1. Pueraria Mirifica: This is a plant that is native to South East Asia and grows widely in Thailand. It is a staple ingredient in ancient Thai medicine, which is known to promote youthfulness in a woman. The plant is loaded with ph... »

How to create hit song

How to create hit song

From live accounts of experts and superstars in the music industry it is quite obvious to say that there isn’t a patterned way or script to making amazing hit songs, it sometimes depends on nothing and yet something,happiness and sometimes sadness the general idea is that music flows based pm the mood of the artist and in actual reality it takes only a true artist to piece together harmoniou... »

Natural ways to increase breast

Natural ways to increase breast

Breasts are undeniably one of the most beautiful features of a female human body. They add a sense of completeness to a woman and define her shape. While some are blessed with the “right” sized breasts, the others feel compromised on the size aspect. If you are one of those who feel “flat”, then read along to know about the best foods to increase breast size naturally! Yes! Certain foods play an i... »

Benefits of guava to skin

Benefits of guava to skin

Here we enlisted top 4 guava fruit benefits for skin. Let’s have a look into them. 14. Rejuvenates Your Skin: Your skin is the most crucial segment of your body. Your whole appearance depends on it. Therefore, you have to take good care of your skin so that can always look bright, young and beautiful. A great way to solve rejuvenates the tone of your skin and improves its texture and colour is by ... »

Earth’s Moon Facts

Earth’s Moon Facts

The moon is the easiest celestial object to find in the night sky — when it’s there. Earth’s only natural satellite hovers above us bright and round until it seemingly disappears for a few nights. The rhythm of the moon’s phases has guided humanity for millennia — for instance, calendar months are roughly equal to the time it takes to go from one full moon to the next. Moon phase... »

Hardest Players at Liverpool so far

Hardest Players at Liverpool so far

Every successful team needs them, and Liverpool are no different. And for all the fantastic goals, pretty passing moves and superlative saves, there’s nothing that gets the crowd going quite like a full-blooded, meaty challenge. Oh, and the occasional head-to-head with an opposing player, often sparking a flashpoint as fondly remembered as any action on the pitch. We are talking hard men, an... »

Health benefits of guava

Health benefits of guava

1. Prevents Constipation: A great way to improve your digestive system is by incorporating some guavas to your diet. They will cleanse your system entirely and fight all bacteria and germs. Not only will you be able to excrete and urinate properly but also prevent all kinds of stomach infection, indigestion and constipation. With guavas, you can expect timely bowel movement and the proper regulati... »

History and theory of Feminism

History and theory of Feminism

History and theory of feminism The term feminism can be used to describe a political, cultural or economic movement aimed at establishing equal rights and legal protection for women. Feminism involves political and sociological theories and philosophies concerned with issues of gender difference, as well as a movement that advocates gender equality for women and campaigns for women’s rights ... »

Need for monthly medical checkup in Nigeria

Need for monthly medical checkup in Nigeria

One area most people tend to neglect is their health. They forget the saying “health is wealth,” that no matter how much money one has, without good health, the money is worthless. And like money, you do not know the value of health until you lose it. One way of staying healthy this year and beyond is by having regular checkups. A checkup is important because it could detect a life threatening dis... »

Intro to guava

Intro to guava

In the olden days, every household has a huge backyard filled with trees of every kind. A Guava tree is the favourite one with the neighbour kids who won’t leave a chance to fill their mouths with its delicious fruits! Guava fruits are native to tropical countries like Mexico, South America, Central America and even India. They are also called “Jamakaya” in Telugu, “Koyya” in Tamil and “Amrood” in... »

Best retired Footballers of all time

Best retired Footballers of all time

The creativity and ingenuity that typify the beautiful game would render it an art form if not for the physical context within which the sport is played. Only retired players were considered for this list, check out the top 10>> 10. George Best, Northern Ireland George Best’s career was plagued by drink problems, but his talent was almost unparalleled. Famed for his dribbling abilities... »

Microsoft Warns Of A Massive Phishing Campaign…And Other Small Business Tech News

Microsoft Warns Of A Massive Phishing Campaign…And Other Small Business Tech News

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them? 1 — Microsoft is warning users of a massive phishing campaign that uses malicious Excel macros to hack PCs Microsoft announced this past week that their Security Intelligence team put out a warning regarding a large phishing campaign that they have been tracking. The campaign tries... »

Footballers with the most red cards of all time

Footballers with the most red cards of all time

In the history of football, there were many players who violated the rules of this game. To sanction these players, the invention of cards was created many years ago. With this, the referee could choose which card to use, depending on the hardness of the offence, when a player breached the rules. During the history of football, many players exceeded infringements. It is very common to see a player... »

Sancho makes a statement as Dortmund end difficult week on a high

Sancho makes a statement as Dortmund end difficult week on a high

Sancho makes a statement as Dortmund end difficult week on a high After the disappointment of losing to Bayern Munich in midweek, they took out their frustrations on Paderborn. The Bundesliga’s bottom club were hit for six with Jadon Sancho the undisputed star of the show. The England international – centre of much transfer speculation amid reports of a return to the Premier League ... »

Coronavirus in Ohio: Outdoor visitation to resume at some assisted living centers

Coronavirus in Ohio: Outdoor visitation to resume at some assisted living centers

The next phase in Ohio’s reopening will include visitation at some congregate living facilities, Gov. Mike DeWine announced Thursday. Starting June 8, outdoor visitation will be allowed at Ohio’s assisted-living facilities and intermediate care facilities for individuals with developmental disabilities. Visitation is still prohibited at nursing homes. DeWine said the state moved to relaunch visita... »

How many of Van Gaal’s 13 Man United signings were a hit?

How many of Van Gaal’s 13 Man United signings were a hit?

Hhow many of Van Gaal’s 13 Man United signings were a hit? Louis van Gaal pulled no punches as he explained his failures at Manchester United by laying blame on the club’s transfer strategy. Winning the FA Cup in 2017 was the biggest highlight of the Dutchman’s tenure, which is largely remembered as being disappointing by United fans. In a recent interview van Gaal claimed his fa... »

Laughter the best medicine

Laughter the best medicine

It’s fun to share a good laugh, but did you know it can actually improve your health? Learn how to harness the powerful benefits of laughter and humor. The benefits of laughter It’s true: laughter is strong medicine. It draws people together in ways that trigger healthy physical and emotional changes in the body. Laughter strengthens your immune system, boosts mood, diminishes pain, and protects y... »

By cutting ties with the World Health Organization, Trump endangers global public health

By cutting ties with the World Health Organization, Trump endangers global public health

President Trump’s announcement on Friday that the United States will cut ties with the World Health Organization was, he said, aimed at punishing China, which he claimed influenced the WHO to “mislead the world” about the Covid-19 pandemic. Cutting ties with the WHO is exactly the wrong move, at the wrong time. It adds fuel to the public health fire we have been collectively dealing with over the ... »

Simple ways to help the Environment

Simple ways to help the Environment

Simple Ways to Help the Environment Students are constantly learning how they can make a difference in the world. There are classes and clubs focused on various social issues, and these places teach students how they can change these issues. One popular cause that has been popular in recent years is the helping the environment and preserving our resources. There are several ways that you – yes, YO... »

6 Relaxation Techniques You Thought Worked But Don’t

6 Relaxation Techniques You Thought Worked But Don’t

Stress can come at us from all directions— work, relationships, even our own habits—and it can sometimes feel overwhelming to even the most easy-going among us. Fortunately, there are many ways to manage and relieve stress, so we have options for how to approach stress management in a way that works for our personality and circumstances. The problem is that some relaxation strategies are far more ... »

When Are Anger Rooms Beneficial?

When Are Anger Rooms Beneficial?

There is a time and place for everything, the saying goes, and now there ’s a place to go when you’re so angry you’d just love to hurl a vase. While “escape rooms” are growing in popularity as an outlet for creative problem solving, “anger rooms” are popping up all over to offer an outlet for frustration. They are meant to be a place to break things when you’re angry, consequence-free (or so it wo... »

The Health Benefits of Passionflower

The Health Benefits of Passionflower

Passionflower ( Passiflora incarnata) is a plant that grows throughout the world. In herbal medicine, passionflower’s aerial parts have long been used to treat certain health conditions. Commonly Known As Health Benefits In alternative medicine, passionflower proponents claim the herb can help with: To date, there is a lack of clinical evidence supporting any therapeutic use of passionflow... »

The Health Benefits of Passionflower

The Health Benefits of Passionflower

Passionflower ( Passiflora incarnata) is a plant that grows throughout the world. In herbal medicine, passionflower’s aerial parts have long been used to treat certain health conditions. Commonly Known As Health Benefits In alternative medicine, passionflower proponents claim the herb can help with: To date, there is a lack of clinical evidence supporting any therapeutic use of passionflow... »

6 Stress Busting Herbal Teas

6 Stress Busting Herbal Teas

For people dealing with stress , it’s crucial to take steps like practicing relaxation techniques , getting regular exercise and sufficient sleep, and talking to a mental health professional. Sipping a warm cup of herbal tea in the middle of the day or in the evening can be a relaxing ritual, and there is some evidence that certain herbal teas have properties that can help tame stress. Here&... »

3 Herbal Supplements for Stress Relief

3 Herbal Supplements for Stress Relief

You’re probably aware that taking supplements for stress doesn’t actually treat the problem — and that, as with many if not most medical conditions, there is no cure for stress. But when it comes to helping your body defend against the harmful effects of stress, some herbal supplements offer promise. They contain herbs that are believed to act as adaptogens — natural substances that ma... »

Highest paid endorsed athletes and their Brands

Highest paid endorsed athletes and their Brands

My previous articles discussed about the players sponsored by various companies, this article will focus on the highest paid endorsed athlete. Endorsements Brands endorsing athletes is nothing new. Since the 1920s and Babe Ruth’s underwear line, athletes have been leasing their own personal brand to be tacked on to the latest and greatest sporting products available. Back in the day, athlete endor... »

Battlefield between Coca cola and Pepsi

Battlefield between Coca cola and Pepsi

What do you know about coca cola and Pepsi company? Which one do you think is doing a good job, let’s take a look at it in this article. Together these two companies make up an enormous proportion of the drinks and snacks you may have on a daily basis. Coca Cola (COKE) – Get Report alone claims more than 500 brands worldwide. These two companies have expanded enormously since their founding ... »

Battlefield between Gucci and Versace

Battlefield between Gucci and Versace

I know everyone has a favorite designers brand and that’s why this article is coming up to state the battlefield between Versace and Gucci. Did you know that the famous Italian brand Gucci has more than 500 stores worldwide, which brought in total revenue of almost 6 trillion Euros in 2017 alone? Its main competitor, Versace, also brings in huge profits, selling a dress worn by Jennifer Lopez for ... »

2020 best ranked fashion brands

2020 best ranked fashion brands

With the different fashion brands hitting us on a daily, one would love to know the best amongst all. Interestingly, most of the fashion brands create an extraordinary buzz too. But, among all of them, there are some of the most popular ones which are undoubtedly irreplaceable and impeccable. In the past years, these fashion brands have created a massive impact on the fashion industry and they are... »

10 Best Recommended Android tools and applications

10 Best Recommended Android tools and applications

One of the main applications that can make a mobile device fun is having tools and utility apps. Android has various web browser and this article will help users in selecting the best web browser for Android devices. Finding the right one can be difficult because there are so many options and the face of the web is changing all the time. Let’s take a look at the best Android browsers of 2018 (so f... »

10 Underrated players

10 Underrated players

In this article looks at 10 players who have been important to their clubs in the 2019/20 season but do not always receive the credit they deserved. 10. KEYLOR NAVAS One of the most surprising transfers during the last summer transfer window was Real Madrid’s decision to let go of Keylor Navas. The 33-year-old never got the credit he deserved during his time at the Bernabeu as he helped Real to th... »

Trump shelves G7 meeting and moves to increase membership

Trump shelves G7 meeting and moves to increase membership

  President Donald Trump said Saturday that he will postpone until the fall a meeting of Group of 7 nations he had planned to hold next month at the White House despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. And he said he plans to invite Russia, Australia, South Korea and India as he again advocated for the group’s expansion. Trump told reporters on Air Force One as he returned to Washington from... »

Sudanese Crisis

Sudanese Crisis

Sudan, traced Bashir regime assets ‘tip of iceberg’ Sudanese authorities have begun to recover billions of dollars of real estate illegally amassed by deposed dictator Omar al-Bashir’s regime, but other assets will be difficult to seize, experts say. “Initial estimates indicate that the real estate and properties owned by the former regime… range (in value) from $3.5 to $4 billion,” sa... »

Sudan, traced Bashir regime assets ‘tip of iceberg’

Sudan, traced Bashir regime assets ‘tip of iceberg’

  Sudanese authorities have begun to recover billions of dollars of real estate illegally amassed by deposed dictator Omar al-Bashir’s regime, but other assets will be difficult to seize, experts say. “Initial estimates indicate that the real estate and properties owned by the former regime… range (in value) from $3.5 to $4 billion,” said Salah Manaa, a spokesman for a committee tasked with f... »

Crisis rocking Sudanese Government

Crisis rocking Sudanese Government

In Sudan, traced Bashir regime assets ‘tip of iceberg’ Sudanese authorities have begun to recover billions of dollars of real estate illegally amassed by deposed dictator Omar al-Bashir’s regime, but other assets will be difficult to seize, experts say. “Initial estimates indicate that the real estate and properties owned by the former regime… range (in value) from $3.5 to $4 billion,”... »

Brazil Leader Wants Football Back Despite Pandemic

Brazil Leader Wants Football Back Despite Pandemic

  The right-wing populist president of Brazil wants the football season to resume even though the five-time World Cup winning country is a hotspot of the coronavirus pandemic. Brazil is for many synonymous with football and many of the all-time greats, from Pele to Neymar, hail from the nation. But Brazil is also the epicentre of Latin America’s coronavirus outbreak. The death toll from coron... »

Buhari has not done well in past five years – Arewa youths blast presidency

Buhari has not done well in past five years – Arewa youths blast presidency

  The Arewa Youths Consultative Forum, AYCF, on Sunday maintained that President Muhammadu Buhari has not done well in the last five years. AYCF President-General, Yerima Shettima made the remark while faulting Femi Adesina’s statement that Buhari has done well since assuming power. Shettima disclosed that those in government have admitted that something is wrong with the current administrati... »

The Return Of La Liga: What’s At Stake?

The Return Of La Liga: What’s At Stake?

  La Liga resumes on June 11 after a three-month absence due to the coronavirus pandemic. Real Madrid and Barcelona have been unable to pull away from each other at the top of the table while Atletico Madrid are involved in what looks like a four-way fight for Champions League qualification. When Real Madrid beat Barcelona 2-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu on March 1, it seemed they had halted a d... »

‘Exports, tech, others to strengthen UK-Nigeria ties post-COVID-19’

‘Exports, tech, others to strengthen UK-Nigeria ties post-COVID-19’

Exports, tech, others to strengthen UK-Nigeria ties post-COVID-19 In this post we will discuss briefly on how ‘Exports, tech, others to strengthen UK-Nigeria ties post-COVID-19’and all you ned to know about it. Experts have predicted that export action of value added products and technology development are will strengthen the ties between Nigeria and the United Kingdom post-COVID-19. They spoke at... »

La Liga in Action

La Liga in Action

The Return Of La Liga: What’s At Stake? La Liga resumes on June 11 after a three-month absence due to the coronavirus pandemic. Real Madrid and Barcelona have been unable to pull away from each other at the top of the table while Atletico Madrid are involved in what looks like a four-way fight for Champions League qualification. When Real Madrid beat Barcelona 2-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu on March... »

CBN disburses N10.5bn COVID-19 healthcare funds

CBN disburses N10.5bn COVID-19 healthcare funds

In this post today you will be seeing how CBN disburses N10.5bn COVID-19 healthcare funds which will be discussed below: CBN disburses N10.5bn COVID-19 healthcare funds The Central Bank of Nigeria has disbursed N10.5bn out of the N100bn credit intervention for the healthcare industry, which it recently introduced as part of the measures to cushion the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the econ... »

World COVID-19 cases top 6 million as leaders disagree on pandemic response

World COVID-19 cases top 6 million as leaders disagree on pandemic response

  The number of coronavirus cases worldwide topped six million Sunday as Brazil registered another record surge in daily infections and divisions deepened on how to deal with the pandemic. Latin American countries are bracing for difficult weeks ahead as the COVID-19 pandemic spreads rapidly across the region. This contrasts to other parts of the world where the pace of the COVID-19 pandemic ... »