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Ehanire petitioned over death of pregnant woman with unborn twins

Ehanire petitioned over death of pregnant woman with unborn twins

Ehanire petitioned over death of pregnant woman with unborn twins   A non-governmental organisation, Citizen’s Gavel, has petitioned the Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, asking him to investigate the death of one Mrs. Josephine Odufowora with her unborn twins in Ogun State over alleged medical negligence.   In a petition titled, ‘The unfortunate and avoidable demise of Mrs. Joseph... »

Attah advocates diversification, resource control for Nigeria’s rebirth

Attah advocates diversification, resource control for Nigeria’s rebirth

Attah advocates diversification, resource control for Nigeria’s rebirth Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Obong Victor Attah, insists that 21 years of Nigeria’s unstable democracy can only be mitigated by economic diversification and resource control for the country’s process of rebirth to begin Nigeria’s stable democracy after 21 years seems to be facing a lot of challenges. Are we truly democr... »

Some tribes reopen their casinos despite state opposition

Some tribes reopen their casinos despite state opposition

Some tribes reopen their casinos despite state opposition Drivers heading down state roads leading to Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mohegan Sun in Connecticut are greeted by flashing warnings: “Avoid Large Crowds” and “Don’t Gamble With COVID.” Despite having authority to shutter thousands of businesses during the coronavirus pandemic, Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont has been constrained when dealing wit... »

Diversion points for third mainland bridge closure revealed

Diversion points for third mainland bridge closure revealed

Diversion points for third mainland bridge closure revealed There would be a diversion of traffic in 2 phases during the partial closure of the bridge. The Federal Government has announced the different phases points of diversion of traffic during the partial closure of the Third Mainland bridge for repair works. This was disclosed during a joint press conference by the Federal Controller of Works... »

Obaseki and challenge of next anchor-point

Obaseki and challenge of next anchor-point

The forthcoming governorship election in Edo State, particularly the fight for the ticket of governing All Progressives Congress (APC), has rekindled the conversations about the mistakes technocrats encounter in partisan politics. Shortly after his controversial disqualification by the National Working Committee (NWC) of APC, Governor Godwin Obaseki initiated discussions with opposition Peoples De... »

15 tips for easy labour and delivery

15 tips for easy labour and delivery

15 Tips for Easy Labour and Delivery 12 Tips for Easy Labor and Delivery Childbirth is an important milestone in a mother’s life. The mother must be calm and free of stress, for effortless labour and normal delivery of the baby. Here are a few simple tips that can help during the period of pregnancy and labour. How to Make Labour and Normal Delivery Easier A pregnant woman exercising 1. Have Dates... »

Roles Of Manager In An Organisation

Roles Of Manager In An Organisation

Introduction Managers perform different roles as shown in the image. As can be seen from the figure, formal authority gives rise to three informational roles. Various roles played by manager in an organization are briefly explained below. Different roles of managers. 1. Figurehead Role of Manager Managers perform the duties of a ceremonial and symbolic in nature such as welcoming official visitors... »

Here’s What Happens To Your Body When You Overthink All that excessive obsessing and rumination totally takes a toll on you physically and mentally. If you rehash past conversations, dwell on your choices or get trapped in a tunnel of “what if” scenarios, there’s a pretty good chance you’re an overthinker. This widespread rumination and over-obsessing has become somewhat of an epidemic. One study ... »

Louisville police is firing officer Brett Hankison involved in Breonna Taylor shooting

Louisville police is firing officer Brett Hankison involved in Breonna Taylor shooting

  LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Mayor Greg Fischer announced Friday that Louisville Metro Police , one of three officers to fire weapons at Breonna Taylor’s apartment, which resulted in her death. Taylor, 26, was shot by officers at her apartment on March 13 as they entered to serve a no-knock warrant. Her boyfriend thought officers were intruders and fired a shot as they entered. Taylor was shot eight t... »

Why You Should Stop Using Facebook Messenger

Why You Should Stop Using Facebook Messenger

  If you’re one of the hundreds of millions using Facebook Messenger, then now would be a good time to think about alternatives. While the platform heralded a major security update this week, with the addition of biometric device locks on iOS, the sad truth is that Messenger is seriously lacking on the security front. And this is a problem which is both getting worse and which Facebook cannot... »

Latest News in Nigeria, Friday, 19th June, 2020

Latest News in Nigeria, Friday, 19th June, 2020

  1. Ex-militant Group Gives FG 14 Days Ultimatum Ex-militant group of the Niger Delta Volunteers (NDV) from Akwa Ibom has given the Federal Government 14 days to meet to their demands or would be left with no option than to disrupt operations in the State. The group in a statement signed and delivered to newsmen in Uyo had a lot of demands and read thus “The Niger Delta Volunteers can no lon... »

Preparing for Fatherhood: 16 Ways to Get Ready to Become a Dad

Preparing for Fatherhood: 16 Ways to Get Ready to Become a Dad

Whether you’re still dealing with the shock or you’ve been waiting for this moment for years, finding out you’re going to be a father is a life-defining moment. It’s normal to have a mixture of feelings, from pure joy to outright terror — even if this is something you’ve always wanted.   In all honesty, it’s hard to ever feel completely prepared to become a father. However, we’ve got some ide... »

Lagos fixes alternative routes ahead Third Mainland Bridge closure

Lagos fixes alternative routes ahead Third Mainland Bridge closure

  The Lagos State Government has confirmed that the palliative works on the alternative routes highlighted for traffic management during the proposed 3rd Mainland Bridge rehabilitation, are rounding up in readiness for the partial closure scheduled to commence Friday, 24th July, 2020.   According to a Statement from the Lagos State Ministry of Transportation, the six months repair works ... »

Latest news in Nigeria this morning, 24 June, 202

Latest news in Nigeria this morning, 24 June, 202

1. 452 new COVID-19 cases recorded in Nigeria, total confirmed cases now 21,371. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported 452 new cases of COVID-19 in the country, bringing the total number of active infections to 21,371. 7,338 cases have been discharged and 533 deaths have been recorded in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory. The 452 new cases are reported from 14 states, namel... »

Lagos fixes alternative routes ahead Third Mainland Bridge closure

Lagos fixes alternative routes ahead Third Mainland Bridge closure

  The Lagos State Government has confirmed that the palliative works on the alternative routes highlighted for traffic management during the proposed 3rd Mainland Bridge rehabilitation, are rounding up in readiness for the partial closure scheduled to commence Friday, 24th July, 2020.   According to a Statement from the Lagos State Ministry of Transportation, the six months repair works ... »

Ehanire petitioned over death of pregnant woman with unborn twins

Ehanire petitioned over death of pregnant woman with unborn twins

  A non-governmental organisation, Citizen’s Gavel, has petitioned the Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, asking him to investigate the death of one Mrs. Josephine Odufowora with her unborn twins in Ogun State over alleged medical negligence.   In a petition titled, ‘The unfortunate and avoidable demise of Mrs. Josephine Olayemi Odufowora: A call for investigation and reform,’ which... »

Best Fast Food Restaurants in the World

Best Fast Food Restaurants in the World

1. McDonald’s inside A Historic Train Station, Budapest, Hungary Not one of the most expected places to find a McDonald’s restaurant, but this strong contender for the most beautiful McDonald’s restaurant is located inside one of the major train stations in Hungary and is the 17th best fast food restaurant in the world. 2. McDonald’s in The Mountains In Yangshuo, China Our list of best fast food r... »

10 Largest Shopping Malls in the World

10 Largest Shopping Malls in the World

1. The Avenues Mall Location: Selangor, Malaysia Total Retail Floor Area (In square feet): 117,000 With more than 800 stores covering an area of 117,000 sq. the Avenues Mall is the largest shopping mall in Kuwait and the second largest in the Middle East. The mall which was founded in 2007, won the ICSC Gold Award for “Best Shopping Center 2013”. Currently, there are still plans on going to increa... »

Seized properties cornered by top EFCC officials, Magu’s friends – Panel

Seized properties cornered by top EFCC officials, Magu’s friends – Panel

  The suspended acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, Mr Ibrahim Magu, could not give a proper account of missing 332 out of the 836 recovered properties in March, 2018, the News Agency of Nigeria has reported.   NAN reported on Sunday that the latest allegation against the suspended EFCC boss was contained in a report of the Presidential Committee on Audit of ... »

Fraudster detains American lady in Lagos hotel, defrauds her of N18.5m PublishedJuly 13, 2020

Fraudster detains American lady in Lagos hotel, defrauds her of N18.5m PublishedJuly 13, 2020

  Police operatives have rescued a citizen of the United States of America who was allegedly confined to a Lagos hotel against her wish for over one year.   The victim, who came from Washington DC, arrived in Nigeria on February 13, 2019, on a visit to 34-year-old Chukwuebuka Obiaku, a native of Ikeduru LGA of Imo State, whom she met on Facebook.   The retired civil servant reported... »

Top 10 Places To Visit Before You Die

Top 10 Places To Visit Before You Die

  1.Manali (Himachal Pradesh, India) Starting the list off with a place thavt is really close to every Indian’s heart, not because of the scintillating beauty that this place offers but because it has something for everyone that makes this place less of a destination and more of a home. The Rohtang Pass, located on the Pir Pinjal Range of the Himalayas offers the most beautiful mountain views... »

I impregnated my daughter thrice, presented her for abortion as girlfriend –Ogun evangelist arrested for incest

I impregnated my daughter thrice, presented her for abortion as girlfriend –Ogun evangelist arrested for incest

  Oluwafemi Oyebola, a 44-year-old senior evangelist of Christ Apostolic Church, Ogo-Oluwa Parish, Idi-Iroko, arrested by the Ogun State Police Command, tells DAUD OLATUNJI how he allegedly engaged in incest with his daughter and repeatedly impregnated her   Is it true that you slept with your daughter?   May God not allow you to experience a spell from the devil. My first wife’s na... »

Rape: A costly lifelong burden

Rape: A costly lifelong burden

  Lately, Nigeria has been overwhelmed by anger and resentment against rising rape incidents. They seem unending and the gory details too bloodcurdling to recall.   On Saturday, June 13, Nigerians were shocked about the brutal rape and murder of Grace Oshiagwu, inside a church in Ibadan, Oyo State.   The 21-year-old student was discovered with deep machete cuts on her body.   T... »

The Hunter Has Become The Hunted (The Story Of The Attorney-General And EFCC Chairman) By Achike Chude

The Hunter Has Become The Hunted (The Story Of The Attorney-General And EFCC Chairman) By Achike Chude

  Now Magu, the man who ran after thieves is on the run while Malami is in pursuit. The hunter has become the hunted. But if there is one thing that has become clear to the discerning, it is that tomorrow is pregnant. Nobody knows what tomorrow will bring. As Malami races in hot pursuit of Magu, there is every likelyhood that tomorrow he himself might be on the run with somebody else in hot p... »

Preparing for Fatherhood: 16 Ways to Get Ready to Become a Dad

Preparing for Fatherhood: 16 Ways to Get Ready to Become a Dad

Whether you’re still dealing with the shock or you’ve been waiting for this moment for years, finding out you’re going to be a father is a life-defining moment. It’s normal to have a mixture of feelings, from pure joy to outright terror — even if this is something you’ve always wanted.   In all honesty, it’s hard to ever feel completely prepared to become a father. However, we’ve got some ide... »

Alleged Extortion: Apapa traffic takes a turn for the worse

Alleged Extortion: Apapa traffic takes a turn for the worse

  THE traffic logjam at the Mile2 end of the Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, has escalated as the Federal and Lagos State Task Forces begin impounding trucks along the corridor.   The logjam is caused by the chaotic parking and movement of trucks, trailers and tankers, following the unending road repairs to TinCan Island ports.   Meanwhile, truck owners and drivers under the aegis of the C... »

Facebook on defense over ad boycott, but regulation remains the bigger threat

Facebook on defense over ad boycott, but regulation remains the bigger threat

WASHINGTON — The social media giant Facebook has spent years refusing to act as an “arbiter of truth,” which in practice has meant allowing political figures to publish demonstrably false and sometimes racist information on its platforms. But with the company under fire from both the left and the right, Facebook has begun offering concessions to activists as it braces for new federal regulations. ... »

Video shows Black man pinned to tree in what he calls ‘attempted lynching’ at Indiana lake

Video shows Black man pinned to tree in what he calls ‘attempted lynching’ at Indiana lake

Indiana authorities are investigating a report by a Black man who said he was pinned to a tree by a group of white men, an attack he likened to an “attempted lynching.” Parts of the incident were captured on video by one of the man’s friends. In a post to Facebook, Vauhxx Booker wrote, “I don’t want to recount this, but I was almost the victim of an attempted lynching.” He went on: “On July 4th ev... »

Strange Lost Worlds on Earth

Strange Lost Worlds on Earth

What are the storage lost worlds in history? From the possible site of the legendary Garden of Eden to an Island that may cover an alien base. Today, we will be looking at 12 most strange lost worlds on earth. Strange Lost Worlds on Earth Do you belong to the group of people who believe that there is nothing unexplored in this world of ours? Well, get ready to be surprised, because the world doesn... »

Top 10 places to visit in Europe

Top 10 places to visit in Europe

1. Railway Glenfinnan Viaduct in Scotland If you watched Harry Potter, you must have seen the Glenfinnan Viaduct, a bridge over Finnan river in Scotland. One of its distinguishing features is the method Scotsmen used when constructing all its 21 arches only with concrete and free of any metal girder. Your must-do is to ride over this one-hundred-foot high railway track. The views you will see are ... »

Top 10 Places To Visit Before You Die

Top 10 Places To Visit Before You Die

1.Manali (Himachal Pradesh, India) Starting the list off with a place thavt is really close to every Indian’s heart, not because of the scintillating beauty that this place offers but because it has something for everyone that makes this place less of a destination and more of a home. The Rohtang Pass, located on the Pir Pinjal Range of the Himalayas offers the most beautiful mountain views in the... »

The top trillionaire banks in the world

The top trillionaire banks in the world

1. The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) Having its foundations laid in 1984, ICBC has outgrown and outperformed all banks in the world to be the world’s richest bank, solely in terms of assets. The current asset count is an astonishing 3.47 trillion, which mainly comes from the bank heavily investing in industry, whereas the credit is majorly provided to retail and manufacturing sect... »

How the Virus Won

How the Virus Won

It started small. A man near Seattle had a persistent cough. A woman in Chicago had a fever and shortness of breath. By mid-February, there were only 15 known coronavirus cases in the United States, all with direct links to China. “The 15 within a couple of days is going to be down to close to zero,” President Donald Trump said. The patients were isolated. Their contacts were monitored. Travel fro... »

European Workers Draw Paychecks. American Workers Scrounge for Food

European Workers Draw Paychecks. American Workers Scrounge for Food

LONDON — In the southeast corner of Ireland, Brian Byrne’s event-planning business was confronting a calamity. It was the middle of March, and the coronavirus pandemic was nearing peak lethality. As the government barred gatherings like music festivals, his revenue disappeared, forcing him to consider laying off his four full-time workers. But a swiftly arranged government program spared their job... »

Top five Korean drama of lee min hoo

Top five Korean drama of lee min hoo

Today we are going to be doing something different from the usual. We are going to review our top 5 movies from our favorite South Korean Actor, Lee Min Ho. It’s no secret Lee Min Ho has been every girls crush ever since “Boys Over Flowers” as Gu Jun-pyo, the actor has won over millions of hearts for his ability to play both strong and soft personalities making him a versatile actor. Since then, L... »

How To Help Black Lives Matter And Stop Police Brutality

How To Help Black Lives Matter And Stop Police Brutality

There are a lot of different problems in the world, and some think we can not change them, but we actually can, and we must take action on every problem we face during our lives; this is the personal debt of every person in the world. Today we will talk about the serious problem for the USA — police brutality. We all know that the United States of America is a country of police state type. We can ... »

EDO 2020: Ripples over PDP U-turn on Obaseki

EDO 2020: Ripples over PDP U-turn on Obaseki

  Comrade Adams Oshiomhole and his associates in Edo All Progressives Congress (APC) chieftains must have been unhappy about the drama in the ruling party at the federal level that terminated his leadership.   But their sadness could be compounded if the APC does not deliver Pastor Osagie Ize-Iyamu in the state governorship election on September 19.   If Governor Godwin Obaseki is r... »

2023: From factions, APC will break into pieces — BUBA GALADIMA

2023: From factions, APC will break into pieces — BUBA GALADIMA

  Alhaji Buba Galadima is not an inconsequential politician in Nigerian politics. He has been around for a while. Galadima, a former close associate of President Muhammadu Buhari, was the National Secretary of the Congress for Progressive Change (CPC), the platform that presented Buhari for the presidency in 2011, and one of the nine signatories to the merger agreement between the three polit... »

STORM IN IGBOLAND: No going back on parallel Ohanaeze, Igwe Nzekwe vows

STORM IN IGBOLAND: No going back on parallel Ohanaeze, Igwe Nzekwe vows

  There is a common saying that the Igbo have no king (Igbo enwe eze). This adage is used to depict the individual nature of the Igbo man who does not owe allegiance to only one man. Hence it is common to have cacophony of voices addressing Igbo issues without a unified voice.   For long, the umbrella organisation for all Igbo groups, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, has held sway, addressing the Igbo q... »

Variety of Mango

Variety of Mango

1. Honey (Ataulfo) Flavor: Sweet and sour Flesh: Peachy tropical aroma with smooth, firm flesh without fibers and a small pit Honey mangoes are available from March to July. The primary sources are Mexico, Brazil, Peru, Ecuador. When fully ripe, the fruit turns deep yellow with small wrinkles and acquires flattened oblong shape. 2. Francis Flavor: Sweet and fruity Flesh: Peach-like, tropical fragr... »

Wike vindicates Buharists by Femi Adesina

Wike vindicates Buharists by Femi Adesina

  It came like a bolt out of the blue. Early this week, Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, issued an advertisement, which went in a completely different direction compared to what he had always said of President Muhammadu Buhari.   The Wike we knew was either usually crying wolf where there was none, alleging that the Federal Government wanted to kill him, or claiming that he was not an... »

10 Most Deranged Serial Killers of All Time

10 Most Deranged Serial Killers of All Time

If serial killers are some of the most deranged creatures on earth, is it possible for some serial killers to be more deranged than others? As it turns out, it sure is possible, and the murderers on this list prove it. Sexual assault, robbery, cannibalism, and of course, murder — the following 10 men are the most deranged serial killers of all time. Ted Bundy You don’t have to be American or have ... »

2023: We’re working on Igbo presidency – Ohanaeze, Amaechi, Izuogu, others

2023: We’re working on Igbo presidency – Ohanaeze, Amaechi, Izuogu, others

  ENUGU—Apex Igbo socio-cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Alaigbo Foundation, Igbo National Congress, among others, yesterday, agreed that a president of Igbo extraction is achievable in 2023 as the Igbo are working towards its realization.   This came as an ex-Biafran soldier and prominent traditional ruler in Enugu State, Igwe Spencer Ugwuoke, expressed doubt over the realization... »

14 parties nominate candidates for Edo 2020 guber poll

14 parties nominate candidates for Edo 2020 guber poll

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) on Tuesday said that 14 political parties submitted nominations for Edo governorship election.     The commission disclosed this in a statement issued in Abuja by Mr Festus Okoye, INEC National Commissioner and Chairman, Information and Voter Education Committee (IVEC).   Okoye said that the particulars of the nominated can... »

Importance Of Road Safety Rules And Regulations For Kids:

Importance Of Road Safety Rules And Regulations For Kids:

Unlike adults, children do not have the maturity to know what to do and what not, when walking on the roads. Without adult supervision and proper knowledge of road safety rules, children can put themselves at risk. According to a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration report for 2014, 3% of the people who died due to road accidents were children (1). Statistics also show that 480 kids were... »

I’ve received death threats to drop my daughter killers’ case– Father of LASU undergraduate murdered in Osun

I’ve received death threats to drop my daughter killers’ case– Father of LASU undergraduate murdered in Osun

  After Favour’s phone was tracked to Ikoyi-Ile in Osun State, we got information and policemen and I set out for Osun State. When we got there, we informed the DPO of the police station in Ikire of the operation and some policemen were assigned to follow us. We were led by a tracker and when we got to a particular location, the tracker indicated that we had got to the location.   We got... »

APC: I’ve no regret, I stand by all my actions — Oshiomhole

APC: I’ve no regret, I stand by all my actions — Oshiomhole

Immediate-past National Chairman of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC, Comrade Adams Oshiomhole said he has accepted the decision of the National Executive Committee NEC to dissolve the National Working Committee NWC which he chaired until Thursday.   At a news conference Saturday in Abuja, the former labour leader said he has no regret over the various decisions he took while at the h... »

MLK’s daughter shares message with Rayshard Brooks’ children at funeral

MLK’s daughter shares message with Rayshard Brooks’ children at funeral

Friends and family — some wearing Black Lives Matter face masks — gathered on a cloudy day in Atlanta for the funeral of Rayshard Brooks, a Black man who was shot dead in a Wendy’s parking lot by a police officer. Brooks, a 27-year-old husband, father and stepfather, was running away from two Atlanta officers on the night of June 12 when he died from two bullets to the back. Broo... »

Elephant Grass and it’s benefits

Elephant Grass and it’s benefits

How to Cultivate Elephant Grass? Elephant grass cultivation will be discussed starting from, land processing, elephant grass seeds, how to plant elephant grass, harvest and the benefits of elephant grass as animal feed. Understanding Elephant Grass Elephant grass is a giant grass that because of the grass is so large, so called elephant grass. But is this grass only for elephants? Certainly not. T... »

10 simple ways to keep your relationship strong and healthy.

10 simple ways to keep your relationship strong and healthy.

It is no secret that it takes more than just love to keep a marriage strong and healthy. Obviously strong feelings for each other is a necessity, but with the many responsibilities of life, fitting in quality time with your significant other can definitely take a backseat. Luckily there are countless ways to give your relationship the care and attention it needs to last. Best of all, a lot of them... »

10 Myths of the Supernatural, Taken From British Folklore

10 Myths of the Supernatural, Taken From British Folklore

Today (March 20) is World Storytelling Day, a perfect chance to celebrate the traditional tales and oral myths that give a nation a sense of itself. So, here are ten tales that have done the rounds. Some exist across all of northern Europe, because of thousands of years of trade and travel across the region. But some are very specific to their original area. The Black Dog If you are feeling more t... »

Causes and prevention of rаpe in Nigeria

Causes and prevention of rаpe in Nigeria

A Port Harcourt lawyer, Mr. Kingdom Ifedichukwuezi provided information about the new waves of rapist activity in the country. What is really happening with this situation in Nigeria? Let’s find out. Lawyer’s case Mr. Kingdom Ifedichukwuezi answered to the News Agency of Nigeria, that most of the time, causes of rape in Nigeria are connected with drugs. He also provided information, that “provocat... »

Disparity in COVID-19 testing: Telangana has 21 TrueNat machines, Andhra 340

Disparity in COVID-19 testing: Telangana has 21 TrueNat machines, Andhra 340

  One reason why Telengana is trailing behind Andhra Pradesh in testing COVID-19 is the less The COVID-19 pandemic has the entire nation in its grip. Almost all states in India are seeing an alarming spike in cases following the easing of lockdown restrictions. Though, Maharashtra, Delhi and Tamil Nadu continue to lead in the number of positive cases, other states are rapidly closing the gap.... »

Top 20 highest currencies in Africa in 2020

Top 20 highest currencies in Africa in 2020

African currency rates are only strong when their values are worth more than that of other countries. Having a strong currency means it becomes cheaper to import goods. It also means it is trading at historically higher levels than before. When a country’s medium of exchange is strong, it reduces its volatility in the Forex market. But, what are the highest currencies in Africa?   Understand ... »

SANWO-OLU REPORT ON SHUTTING DOWN WORSHIP CENTRE

SANWO-OLU REPORT ON SHUTTING DOWN WORSHIP CENTRE

Fifteenth Update on Coronavirus by the Incident Commander, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. Dear Lagosians, 1. As at midnight yesterday, June 15, 2020, Lagos State had recorded a total of 7,319 confirmed cases of Covid-19. Of this number, 1,137 have fully recovered and been discharged, while 82 have sadly died, leaving 6,100 active cases under management in the State. 2. Our dear State therefore conti... »

COVID-19 virus may silently damage the bodies of asymptomatic patients

COVID-19 virus may silently damage the bodies of asymptomatic patients

Asymptomatic patients can transmit the virus for longer than 14 days, warn researchers highlighting the need for expansive testing and contact tracing of infected individuals to mitigate the pandemic. The COVID-19 pandemic is spreading like a wildfire in India, despite the lockdown and other containment measures in force in the country. What it is so? One possible reason is that many people infect... »

10,000 COVID-19 positive cases cured in 24 hrs: Government issues tips to fight corona stigma

10,000 COVID-19 positive cases cured in 24 hrs: Government issues tips to fight corona stigma

During the last 24 hours, 10,215 coronavirus patients were cured while the total number of confirmed cases across the country stands at 3,43,019. Read on to know more. In recent days, India has seen an alarming surge in COVID-19 positive cases. However, according to the Ministry of health, the country is faring well in the fight against the deadly contagion. Pointing out that as many as 10,215 cor... »

Ogiri and how to make it

Ogiri and how to make it

Ogiri is a local ingredient used for flavouring local dishes, it is made from fermented oil seeds like sesame seeds or egusi seeds. Did You Know? Ogiri is notorious for it’s smell. It has a very distinctive smell that has been likened to cheese or stinky tofu Ogiri is very popular among the Igbo people as it is used in preparing local soups such as ofe onugbu, ofe akwu (banga soup), ofe oha , ofe ... »

EDO 2020: Promote peace, stop the confrontations, I Go Dye writes Obaseki

EDO 2020: Promote peace, stop the confrontations, I Go Dye writes Obaseki

Star humour merchant and Sustainable Global Peace Ambassador, Francis Agoda, famously known as I Go Dye has written to the embattled governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki who was disqualified by his party, All Progressives Congress, APC to contest in the June 22 Governorship Primary Election to embrace peace and drop further confrontations with members of the party perceived to be behind his pligh... »

Dr Felix Owolabi, Mon: Our biggest mistake!

Dr Felix Owolabi, Mon: Our biggest mistake!

What it was like with Chukwu, Odegbami, Adokiye, Muda Lawal …Winning the Nations Cup was special …Role of schools in sports development His modesty, humility and unassuming disposition definitely portray Dr Felix Owolabi’s background. ‘Taken’ away from his immediate family by the missionaries as a starry-eyed youth, Dr Owolabi grew through the fine tenets of Christianity under the tutelage of Cath... »

The 10 Best Hair Styles For Men | Attraction

The 10 Best Hair Styles For Men | Attraction

#1 Undercut Attractive hairstyle number one, the undercut. Made popular by actors like Brad Pitt, athletes like David Beckham. It actually has a working class history. Go back a couple of hundred years. Barbers that didn’t have a whole lot of skill could easily get this cut. So, for a lot of guys that couldn’t maybe afford the best, this was something they went with because it gave a nice clean lo... »

History of buccaneer association of Nigeria

History of buccaneer association of Nigeria

The Pyrates Confraternity was founded to fight societal ills. In 1972, in Jolly Rogers 1, Odas had ceased to be Odas, each and every creed of the Pyrates Confraternity was turned upside down with corruption and nepotism assuming exalted positions therein. The whistle of disintegration which had started to blow within the Pyrates Confraternity reached a crescendo in 1972. A cadre of supposed Super ... »

Why are some white people so threatened by fairness?’ celebrity singer says!!!

Why are some white people so threatened by fairness?’ celebrity singer says!!!

Protests calling out police brutality and racism following the death of George Floyd have drawn a number of celebrities, from Jamie Foxx and Joe Jonas to Kanye West and Ariana Grande. On Saturday, June 6, Pink and husband Carey Hart joined the cause, attending what both described in an Instagram post as a “peaceful protest.” The singer who recently recovered from contracting COVID-19 in mid-March ... »

Sergeant suspected in ambush killings of California deputy and federal officer’s murder!!

Sergeant suspected in ambush killings of California deputy and federal officer’s murder!!

An active-duty U.S. Air Force sergeant suspected of wielding a rifle and improvised explosives in the ambush killing of a 38-year-old Northern California sheriff’s deputy is also being investigated for a possible connection to the fatal shooting last month of a federal officer during a protest in Oakland, multiple sources told ABC News on Sunday. The suspect, Steven Carrillo, 32, was taken into cu... »

What Are The Top Complaints About The Subaru Outback

What Are The Top Complaints About The Subaru Outback

Despite the Subaru Outback being a relatively trustworthy vehicle, the crossover car/SUV still does have some pretty major caveats. Potential buyers should be aware of some of the drawbacks of this long trusted vehicle. Made by Fuji industries under the Subaru brand name and also known as the Subaru Legacy, the Outback has been around enough years to iron out most of the kinks. Despite it being a ... »

The Minneapolis ex-policeman accused of killing unarmed black man George Floyd has made his first court appearance, where his bail was set at $1.25m (£1m).

The Minneapolis ex-policeman accused of killing unarmed black man George Floyd has made his first court appearance, where his bail was set at $1.25m (£1m).

Prosecutors cited the “severity of the charges” and public outrage as the reason for upping his bail from $1m. Derek Chauvin faces charges of second-degree murder and manslaughter. Three other arresting officers are charged with aiding and abetting murder. Mr Floyd’s death in May led to global protests and calls for police reform. Mr Chauvin, who is white, knelt on Mr Floyd’... »

‘A no-win situation’ — Expert weighs in on COVID-19 racial disparities

‘A no-win situation’ — Expert weighs in on COVID-19 racial disparities

  Factors such as race, ethnicity, gender, and income, in combination with discriminatory attitudes, result in some groups of people taking the brunt of the pandemic to a disproportionate degree. Emerging data show that in the United States, the COVID-19 pandemic is disproportionately affecting black and Latinx people, with some data indicating that American Indians, Alaska Natives, and other... »

Racial inequalities in COVID-19 — the impact on black communities

Racial inequalities in COVID-19 — the impact on black communities

  In this Special Feature, we look at the racialized impact that COVID-19 has on black communities in the United States, using expert opinions and rounding up the available evidence. The current pandemic has taken a disproportionate toll on black people in the United States. The issue of how race-related health inequalities are affecting several disadvantaged groups, and black communities in ... »

Advantages of pets

Advantages of pets

Eizaburo Ueno, professor in agriculture science at Tokyo University, had long wanted a pure bred Japanese Akita dog. He had looked for the perfect Akita puppy for a long time, until one of this students encouraged him to adopt Hachiko, from the Odate city in Akita prefecture. Hachiko, or Hachi which became his nickname, and his new owner soon became best friends, and Eizaburo loved his dog above a... »

How to know your pet is yours

How to know your pet is yours

I lost my first Miniature Schnauzer Hans to cancer in March. I cried every day for months. Finally, early in September I told myself it’s time for a dog, and I started looking for Miniature Schnauzers on petfinder.com. Buddy Egan, June 2009 | photo courtesy of Diane Egan It took a couple of weeks, and there he was. The ad said his name was Clancey, and he was around six years old. My husband was u... »