Friday, 27 November, 2020

Day: November 9, 2020


Washington, DC — Leading Public Health and Scientific Experts to Advise the Transition on COVID-19 Response Today, the Biden-Harris Transition announced the formation of the Transition COVID-19 Advisory Board, a team of leading public health experts who will advise President-elect Read more…


There was pandemonium on Sunday at the Bodija branch of Grandex Supermarket, a chain store owned by wife of Ex-Oyo governor, Abiola Ajimobi, as part of it went up in flames. Though nobody was confirmed injured or killed, shoppers were Read more…


The Government of the State of Osun has warned authorities of schools not to sell or distribute uniforms to students in their domain as part of the protocols of the reversal to old uniforms with effect from the new 2020/2021 Read more…


After months of battling the COVID-19 pandemic, President Cyril Ramaphosa says the country is now transitioning from relief to recovery. Writing in this week’s edition of his newsletter, the President said when the National State of Disaster was declared in Read more…


The Nigeria Police Force on Monday moved an EndSARS campaigner, Eromosele Adene, to the Federal Capital Territory, to reportedly avoid any demonstration his detention would cause. Adene was arrested over the weekend for distributing flyers and asking people to come Read more…


Governors in the South-West region of Nigeria along with traditional rulers from the geo-political zone, have joined the Northern Governors’ Forum in supporting the government’s drive to regulate social media. They made this known in a communique issued after a Read more…


At least three persons were killed by armed bandits in Sabuwa Local Government Area of Katsina State when armed bandits stormed the area. According to Katsina Post, two persons were also wounded including Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party in Read more…


An undocumented Nigerian migrant in India has been arrested for theft and burglary for the fifth time. Muhammed Auwal Aliyu, 32, claimed to be an MBA student in the country’s capital, Delhi. Delhi police officer said Aliyu revealed that he Read more…


President Donald Trump of the United States has sacked Defense Secretary, Mark Esper, ousting one of his top cabinet officials just days after losing his re-election bid. “Mark Esper has been terminated. I would like to thank him for his Read more…


A jealous husband has been charged with attempted murder for shooting a ‘sexually adventurous’ Greek Orthodox priest last month in Lyon, France. The Georgian national, 40, identified as Georgi P, was arrested last Friday and charged on Sunday for attacking Read more…