Day: July 20, 2020

Congress returns with only days to pass new coronavirus relief as pandemic rages

Congress returns with only days to pass new coronavirus relief as pandemic rages

Congress returns with only days to pass new coronavirus relief as pandemic rages KEY POINTS Congress returns to Washington to kick off talks on the next coronavirus relief bill. Lawmakers face pressure to pass legislation before the end of the month, when the $600 per week federal unemployment insurance benefit is set to expire. Republicans and Democrats have to resolve differences on several issu... »

Trump says face masks are ‘patriotic’ after months of largely resisting wearing one

Trump says face masks are ‘patriotic’ after months of largely resisting wearing one

Trump says face masks are ‘patriotic’ after months of largely resisting wearing one   KEY POINTS President Donald Trump offered his strongest endorsement yet for wearing face masks in public, tweeting Monday that it is a “Patriotic” action to take during the coronavirus pandemic. “There is nobody more Patriotic than me, your favorite President!” Trump tweeted/ The tweet from the president app... »

Leadway Assurance champions cybersecurity awareness amidst

Leadway Assurance champions cybersecurity awareness amidst

Leadway Assurance champions cybersecurity awareness amidst increasing digital risk Leadway Assurance is one of Nigeria’s foremost insurance service companies. Leadway Assurance Company Limited, one of Nigeria’s foremost insurer, on Monday, July 13, 2020, hosted global industry thought leaders and subject matter experts to an online discourse to x-ray the rising cyber-risks in local and internation... »

Top 10 richest pastors in Nigeria

Top 10 richest pastors in Nigeria

Meet the 10 richest pastors in Nigeria 2020. But before you go ahead to read my article, so kindly answer this query below: Who are the richest pastors in Nigeria 2020? For you to surely answer the question, kindly read my complete article to shun yourself from being challenged by your fans. I will start the arrangement from number 10 to 1 so stick to grab it all. Let’s go ahead now. 10- Laz... »

Yahoo watsapp scam exposed

Yahoo watsapp scam exposed

WhatsApp is not a safe place. And that’s the simple truth Yahoo boys, kidnappers, scammers, and other criminals make millions off innocent victims every year! But why are they so many on the app? As the second most used messenging app in the world, WhatsApp is home to more than 6 Billion Users! That’s the population of Nigeria times 30!!!!! I’m not a magician but I know that not ... »

Top 10 best rappers of all time

Top 10 best rappers of all time

Rapping is a musical form of vocal delivery that incorporates “rhyme, rhythmic speech, and street vernacular”, which is performed or chanted in a variety of ways, usually over a backing beat or musical accompaniment. The components of rap include “content”, “flow”, and “delivery”. below are the list of 10 best rappers of all time: 1. Notorious B.I.G.... »

Brief history of the top 10 richest rappers

Brief history of the top 10 richest rappers

1) Kanye Omari West Kanye Omari West who is popularly known as Kanye West, is an American rapper,songwriter and also a composer.He was born on July 8th,1977. His the most richest rapper in the World.His Father name was George “Ray” West who is popularly known as Ray West and his mother name was Donda West. Kanye Omari West is one of the best selling artiste with not less than 140 milli... »

Fidelity Bank appoints Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe as new CEO, as Okonkwo retires soon

Fidelity Bank appoints Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe as new CEO, as Okonkwo retires soon

Fidelity Bank appoints Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe as new CEO, as Okonkwo retires soon The current CEO is scheduled to retire by December 31st, 2020. Fidelity Bank Plc has announced the appointment of Mrs Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe as its new Chief Executive Officer Designate. Her appointment follows the impending exit of Mr Nnamdi J. Okonkwo, who is scheduled to retire from the bank’s board of directors come Dece... »

Top richest rappers of all time

Top richest rappers of all time

These are the ones considered to be the greatest of all time. There is a lot of money that has been made in Hip Hop. Big names in the industry owns lots of luxurious stuffs such as private jets, fancy cars and even the likes of Jay Z and Kanye West purchasing private islands. Famous rappers are worth millions and billions of dollars. They have sold millions of records worldwide and can’t bel... »

FAAN to bar non-compliant VIPs, government officials from airport terminals

FAAN to bar non-compliant VIPs, government officials from airport terminals

FAAN to bar non-compliant VIPs, government officials from airport terminals FAAN insists the protocols were approved by FG through the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19. The Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), has insisted that top public officials and very important personalities (VIPs), who do not comply with the new protocols that have been approved for aviation sector will be denied... »

Nigerians don’t eat enough fruit, vegetables’

Nigerians don’t eat enough fruit, vegetables’

  Poor intake of fruits and vegetables are among the dietary habits of Nigerians, a recent Diet and Nutrition Survey officially released on Monday has revealed.   The survey also revealed that many Nigerians have a poor dietary habit of eating late supper, and excessive consumption of processed carbohydrates.   The research was conducted by WellNewMe, a health technology company, in... »

Drama, anxiety as front-line health workers undergo COVID-19 test

Drama, anxiety as front-line health workers undergo COVID-19 test

  There was drama and palpable anxiety as front-line health workers visited the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research for COVID-19 test.   The health workers, comprising doctors, nurses, attendants and security men from different hospitals, are allowed to visit NIMR on Wednesdays and Saturdays to enable them undergo tests for the virus.   PUNCH HealthWise investigation revealed tha... »

HOW TO BUY BITCOIN WITH CREDIT CARD

HOW TO BUY BITCOIN WITH CREDIT CARD

HOW TO BUY BITCOIN WITH CREDIT CARD These days it’s getting much easier to purchase Bitcoin with a credit card. The problem of chargebacks has been mitigated through anti-fraud companies, and more and more exchanges allow credit cards as a valid payment option. In this post I’ll review the most popular methods for buying Bitcoin with a credit card. BUYING BITCOIN WITH A CREDIT CARD SUMMARY The eas... »

Trump says ‘learn from history’ instead of removing statues

Trump says ‘learn from history’ instead of removing statues

As America grapples with racism in its past, President Donald Trump lined up squarely Tuesday with those who argue that the pendulum has swung too far in favor of removing statues and other symbols of that flawed history, saying mistakes will be repeated if not learned from and understood. Trump’s campaign also sees the divide over this latest cultural flash point as a way to boost the president’s... »

Caution means mass return to work unlikely, say firms

Caution means mass return to work unlikely, say firms

Businesses remain cautious about the latest lockdown easing for England, and warn that any mass return to work immediately was unlikely.   The British Chambers of Commerce said companies still needed “crystal-clear official guidance” on safety.   And the Institute of Directors said “there is a significant amount of caution out there” in the country.   New guidelines cover using publ... »

Top 5 Fastest High Speed Trains In The World 2020

Top 5 Fastest High Speed Trains In The World 2020

  Travelling by train is longer than flying no more. With high-speed rails and bullet trains all over Europe and Asia , it’s easier now than ever to get from point A to B with speed and ease. Taking a train is now becoming faster and more convenient than trodding through airport security and being squished in a middle seat. Whether you are going on vacation, looking to explore your country a ... »

Mikel Arteta overcame his former boss Pep Guardiola as a Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang double saw Arsenal reach the FA Cup final with a 2-0 win over Manchester City. Arteta left his role as assistant at City last December to take charge at Emirates Stadium, and while it has been far from straightforward for the Spaniard since, he could be on course to finish a topsy-turvy campaign with silverware. Aub... »

Animals you rarely knew that they exist

Animals you rarely knew that they exist

#9: Lowland Streaked Tenrec Growing only to be about 5 and a half inches long, this little guy makes its home in the tropical rainforests of Madagascar. Sure, it may resemble a hedgehog or maybe even a porcupine, but with its long, pointy snout and brightly colored streaks, it’s definitely a species all its own. Plus, See all those quills? They’re not just for poking: in some scenarios, they rub t... »

Health benefits of German mango

Health benefits of German mango

Mangoes: 13 Incredible Health Benefits, Nutrition Facts, And Recipes Save Mango (Mangifera indica) is a sweet and delicious fruit with many benefits. It is also known as the “king of fruits” due to its impressive nutritional profile. This fruit is native to South Asia and has been cultivated for centuries. Mangoes belong to the drupe family. They are available in hundreds of varieties around the w... »

23 health benefits of funugreek/methi powder for skin,hair and health

23 health benefits of funugreek/methi powder for skin,hair and health

23 Best Benefits Of Fenugreek/Methi Powder For Skin, Hair And Health 23 Best Benefits Of Fenugreek/Methi Powder For Skin, Hair And Health Fenugreek or most commonly ‘methi‘ in Hindi is a popular spice having a strong scent and a pungent flavor. Though it is mostly used for culinary purposes, there are also number of medicinal and beauty benefits of fenugreek powder. So what is Fenugreek powder? Fe... »

Health benefits of just leaves

Health benefits of just leaves

VEGETABLES Jute – Corchorus olitorius + Jute – Corchorus olitorius Jute Quick Facts Name: Jute Scientific Name: Corchorus olitorius Origin Indian subcontinent Colors Light green Shapes 6-10 cm long, 3.5-5 cm broad, elliptic-lanceolate, apically acute or acuminate, glabrous, serrate, the lower serratures on each side Taste Slightly bitter Calories 32 Kcal./cup Major nutrients Vitamin K (78.33... »

26 health benefits of Indian gooseberry

26 health benefits of Indian gooseberry

26 Amazing Health Benefits of Indian Gooseberry (Amla), Side Effects, Dosage — AllDayHealthy The health benefits of Indian gooseberry, also known as Amla, can be partially attributed to its high vitamin C content. The Indian gooseberry helps in boosting the immune system, slowing down aging, treating throat infections, reducing blood sugar levels, and improving heart health. Image for post 26 Amaz... »

Health benefits of durian fruit

Health benefits of durian fruit

11 Promising Health Benefits Of The Nutritious Durian Fruit A11 Promising Health Benefits Of The Nutritious Durian Fruit Save Durian is also known as the “king of fruits” with numerous health benefits and medicinal properties. It is a tropical fruit used in traditional medicine that is native to Southeast Asian countries. Durian has a very strong and unique smell and contains a rich nutrition prof... »

Expert urges Nigerians to embrace telemedicine

Expert urges Nigerians to embrace telemedicine

  A United Kingdom-based Nigerian medical practitioner, Dr. Funmi Adewara, has urged Nigerians to take advantage of telemedicine to improve their health, noting that 60 per cent of medical conditions can be resolved through telemedicine.   Adewara who is also the Chief Executive Officer of an international integrated TeleHealth firm, MobiHealth made this known on Sunday at a virtual semi... »

10 Things You Should Know About Heartburn

10 Things You Should Know About Heartburn

10 Things You Should Know About Heartburn   Heartburn is a serious condition, and living with it takes a toll on you. But staying informed about what causes it, how to treat it and when it may be more than just indigestion can be helpful when it comes to managing discomfort. Heartburn isn’t the only symptom.That uncomfortable burning sensation in your chest is the most common sign of ac... »

Heartburn during pregnancy

Heartburn during pregnancy

Heartburn during pregnancy Heartburn (a symptom of gastroesophageal reflux disease or GERD) occurs in one-quarter to one-half of all pregnant women. Heartburn usually begins in the first or second trimester of pregnancy and continues throughout the remainder of the pregnancy. Heartburn during pregnancy is usually mild and intermittent; it can be severe in some cases. Complications of gastroesophag... »

Act of forgiveness in a relationship

Act of forgiveness in a relationship

Act of forgiveness in a relationship For a fact there are some things that cannot easily be forgiven, they can be forgiven but not as quickly as some other things, not only because of the hurt that they have caused but also because of how it already tainted your trust in your partner and in your relationship. If you are stuck in this cycle of constantly failing to forgive no matter how much your p... »

BOFIA Amendment: Licensing, supervision of banks divide CBN, NDIC

BOFIA Amendment: Licensing, supervision of banks divide CBN, NDIC

BOFIA Amendment: Licensing, supervision of banks divide CBN, NDIC From licensing, supervision to liquidation of banks, the two top regulators have presented divergent views on how their work should be segmented and executed. The CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele and NDIC Managing Director, Umaru Ibrahim took the positions they wanted reflected in the new BOFIA 2020 to the Senate Committee on Banking, ... »

chelsea fc book Arsenal FA Cup final after De Gea’s nightmare

chelsea fc book Arsenal FA Cup final after De Gea’s nightmare

chelsea fc book Arsenal FA Cup final after De Gea’s nightmare David de Gea had a day to forget as Olivier Giroud and Mason Mount helped Chelsea outlcass Manchester United 3-1 in Sunday’s FA Cup semi-final at Wembley. Giroud ensured Chelsea deservedly led with the help of slack goalkeeping from De Gea at the end of a half in which United lost Eric Bailly to a serious-looking heading inj... »

Health benefits of bitter kola

Health benefits of bitter kola

Bitter Kola: The 7 health benefits of this plant are incredible Bitter Kola: The 7 health benefits of this plant are incredible Bitter Kola does not only increase sex drive, it also improves the sexual performance of men who consume it. It is said that the best of medicines come with a bitter taste: Undeniably, bitter kola is one of them. The usage of bitter kola is not limited to traditional acti... »

Seven benefits of Ghee:7 health boosting properties of delicious ancient super food clarified butter

Seven benefits of Ghee:7 health boosting properties of delicious ancient super food clarified butter

The Benefits of Ghee: 7 Health-Boosting Properties of the Delicious Ancient Superfood Clarified Butter Ghee Health Benefits: 7 Incredible Properties of Clarified Butter Ghee is one of those special superfoods that gives you the best of both worlds: it’s deeply rejuvenating, powerfully health-boosting and has out-of-this-world flavor. It should come as no surprise that it has been revered as a priz... »

Health benefits of dandelion

Health benefits of dandelion

10 health benefits of dandelion What is dandelion? 10 possible health benefits Supplements and dosage Takeaway If you buy something through a link on this page, we may earn a small commission. How this works. Contrary to popular belief, dandelions are not just pesky garden weeds. They may have some health benefits. In fact, people have used the plant to help treat ailments for several centuries. I... »

Health benefits of kiwifruit

Health benefits of kiwifruit

What are the health benefits of kiwifruit? Benefits Nutrition Recipes Risks Summary The kiwifruit, or Chinese gooseberry, originally grew wild in China. Kiwis are a nutrient-dense food — they are rich in in nutrients and low in calories. A schoolteacher introduced the fruit to New Zealand in 1904, upon returning from China with seeds. The New Zealanders called it “kiwi” after their national bird. ... »

Health benefits of nectarines that cannot be ignored

Health benefits of nectarines that cannot be ignored

15 Amazing Health Benefits of Nectarines That Just Cannot Be Ignored Health benefits of Nectraines include help fight against Cancer, have anti-diabetes properties too, aid in a person’s anti-toxin defense, can improve your immunity system, fight against Hypokalemia, can improve an individual’s eye health, can aid an individual’s cardiac health, can also help heal and protect your skin, improves t... »

All you need to know about blueberry

All you need to know about blueberry

Everything you need to know about blueberries Benefits Nutrition Diet Risks If you buy something through a link on this page, we may earn a small commission. How this works. Fast facts on blueberries Blueberries can be eaten freshly picked or incorporated into a variety of recipes. They can also be purchased frozen. Blueberries contain a plant compound called anthocyanin. This gives blueberries bo... »

Health benefits of mandarins

Health benefits of mandarins

What they are Nutrition Benefits Storage Bottom line If you browse the produce section of your local supermarket, you’re bound to come across several types of citrus fruits. Mandarins, clementines, and oranges all boast impressive health benefits, and you may wonder whether they’re all variations of the same fruit. This article explains all you need to know about mandarins, including what they are... »

Health benefits and uses of peaches

Health benefits and uses of peaches

10 Surprising Health Benefits and Uses of Peaches Peaches — or Prunus persica — are small fruit with a fuzzy peel and a sweet white or yellow flesh. They’re thought to have originated in China more than 8,000 years ago (1Trusted Source). Peaches are related to plums, apricots, cherries, and almonds. They’re considered drupes or stone fruit because their flesh surrounds a shell that houses an edibl... »

Health benefits of avocado

Health benefits of avocado

12 Proven Health Benefits of Avocado The avocado is a rather unique fruit. While most fruit consists primarily of carbohydrate, avocado is high in healthy fats. Numerous studies show that it has powerful health benefits. Here are 12 health benefits of avocado that are supported by scientific research. 1. Avocado Is Incredibly Nutritious Avocado is the fruit of the avocado tree, scientifically know... »

Coronavirus face masks: Why men are less likely to wear masks

Coronavirus face masks: Why men are less likely to wear masks

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Women around the world are much more likely than men to wear a face mask, evidence shows After much squabbling, Monica* took a drastic decision. Her husband Eduardo had repeatedly refused to wear a face mask as the Covid-19 pandemic grew in Brazil – the country with the second-highest number of coronavirus deaths, behind only the US. So she decided t... »

8 healthiest berry you can eat

8 healthiest berry you can eat

The 8 Healthiest Berries You Can Eat Berries are small, soft, round fruit of various colors — mainly blue, red, or purple. They are sweet or sour in taste and often used in preserves, jams, and desserts. Berries tend to have a good nutritional profile. They’re typically high in fiber, vitamin C, and antioxidant polyphenols. As a result, incorporating berries into your diet may help prevent and red... »

Coronavirus: The slow death of the American all-you-can-eat buffet

Coronavirus: The slow death of the American all-you-can-eat buffet

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption The Shady Maples Smorgasbord – specialising in Amish food – is requiring a mask and gloves A dining experience beloved by generations of hungry Americans is in danger of being spoiled by the coronavirus pandemic. Buffets – from the humblest hotel breakfasts to the grandest casino banquets – are struggling to stay afloat as new healt... »