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COVID-19: GOVERNOR WIKE IS DETERMINED TO PROTECT LIVES OF RIVRS PEOPLE… Danagogo

COVID-19: GOVERNOR WIKE IS DETERMINED TO PROTECT LIVES OF RIVRS PEOPLE… Danagogo

As scientist globally research to provide vaccine for the dreaded SARS-Cov-2 disease also known as COVID-19 presently ravaging the world, the Secretary to Rivers State Government, Dr Tammy Danagogo, has said that the Rivers State Governor, Barr. Nyesom Wike is proactive, pragmatic and determined in the protection of lives against the disease. The Secretary to the State Government who is ... Read More »

COVID-19 Updates: Osun discharges four patients, records four new cases

COVID-19 Updates: Osun discharges four patients, records four new cases

The Government of Osun State on Friday confirmed the recovery and discharge of four Covid-19 patients from its treatment and Isolation centre in Osogbo. Similarly, it confirmed the discovery of four new cases in the State, saying one of the latest cases is one of the State’s medical personnel. These revelations were contained in a statement by the State’s Commissioner ... Read More »

Meet The Journalist Who Is A 5G Conspiracy Theorist And His New Collaborator – By Alex Berrzow, PhD

Meet The Journalist Who Is A 5G Conspiracy Theorist And His New Collaborator – By Alex Berrzow, PhD

By Alex Berezow, PhD  Discredited journalist and conspiracy theorist Paul Thacker, who became infamous for spreading disinformation about GMOs and biotech scientists, is back. This time, he’s ranting about 5G. But it seems he could only get his most recent work published in a foreign language with the help of a collaborator, Dutch journalist Jannes van Roermund. Credit: Tomás Freres / ... Read More »

COVID-19: Air Force Research Lab investigates heating aircraft interiors to eliminate the threat of virus

COVID-19: Air Force Research Lab investigates heating aircraft interiors to eliminate the threat of virus

Air Force Research Lab Brings the ‘Heat’ to COVID-19 JUNE 19, 2020 | BY HOLLY JORDAN The Air Force Research Laboratory at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is fighting a new enemy with a proven weapon, as it investigates heating aircraft interiors to eliminate the threat of COVID-19 and other biological contaminants on military aircraft. Researchers from the AFRL’s 711th Human Performance ... Read More »

Omo-Agege expresses shock over P.B. Djebah’s death

Omo-Agege expresses shock over P.B. Djebah’s death

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ovie Omo-Agege has expressed shock and sadness over the demise of prominent businessman, Chief Philip Bivese Djebah. According to Senator Omo-Agege, P.B Djebah, as he was popularly called, was a forthright, honest, disciplined and principled Urhobo son who lived a life of purpose not only to self and family but also to his ... Read More »

Ethics and Leadership Academy ready to provide training for public officers- Dr Akanni

Ethics and Leadership Academy ready to provide training for public officers- Dr Akanni

A member of the board of the Lagos based Ethics and Leadership Academy, Dr Tunde Akanni has said the organisation is ready to provide training for professionals and public officials on best practices. Dr Akanni who is also a senior lecturer in journalism at the School of Communication, Lagos State University (LASU), stated this recently during an edition of Lunch ... Read More »

Harvest of Deaths: Covid-19 and Sundry Causes- By Michael West

Harvest of Deaths: Covid-19 and Sundry Causes- By Michael West

“I think there’s a conspiracy in the global health sector to merchandise the pandemic. If the Nigerian situation is in doubt, how about the case of Congolese Nobel Peace Prize winner, Dr. Denis Mukwege, who voluntarily resigned from his country’s disease control agency over discrepancies in infection figures?” * Michael West* The rising cases of sudden and sickness-induced deaths recorded ... Read More »

COVID-19 Drug: President Ramaphosa glad dexamethasone is produced in South Africa

COVID-19 Drug: President Ramaphosa glad dexamethasone is produced in South Africa

By MIKAIL MUMUNI President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa has expressed delight that  dexamethasone, the drug widely touted as efficacious in the treatment of COVID-19 is produced in his country. In his address to the nation on Wednesday 17th June, on South Africa’s response coronavirus pandemic, Ramaphosa said “ A study by the University of Oxford in Britain found that ... Read More »

FAAC: FG, States and LGCs share N547.309 billion for the month of May 2020

FAAC: FG, States and LGCs share N547.309 billion for the month of May 2020

The Federation Accounts Allocation Committee (FAAC) Wednesday at its virtual meeting chaired by the Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Dr. Mahmoud Isa-Dutse, shared to the three tiers of government, a total sum of  N547.309 billion as federation allocation for the month of May, 2020. *President Muhammadu Buhari* From this amount, inclusive of VAT, Exchange Gain ... Read More »

Nigeria elected member of UN Economic and Social Council

Nigeria elected member of UN Economic and Social Council

The United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday in New York elected Nigeria along with 17 other countries into the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the UN. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the new ECOSOC members will serve for three years with effect from Jan.1, 2021. *President of the UN General Assembly and Presiding Officer, Amb. Tijani ... Read More »

Obaseki, Oshiomhole, Ajimobi: Unfolding developments in APC stranger than fiction, says Fani-Kayode

Obaseki, Oshiomhole, Ajimobi: Unfolding developments in APC stranger than fiction, says Fani-Kayode

Chieftain of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, has described unfolding developments in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) as stranger than fiction. Fani-Kayode who served as Minister of Aviation under former president Olusegun Obasanjo stated this in a tweet with reference to the defection of Edo State governor, Godwin Obaseki from APC to PDP over political ... Read More »

77 awaiting trial inmates regain freedom in Delta

77 awaiting trial inmates regain freedom in Delta

No fewer than 77 inmates awaiting trial at the Sapele Medium Security Custodial Centre regained their freedom on Tuesday , even as the Delta State Chief Judge, Honourable Justice Marshal Umukoro decried unwillingness of complainants to come to court and testify after making report to the police. Justice Umukoro who restated that money has been voted as part of State ... Read More »

Delta Government To Establish Modular Refinery

Delta Government To Establish Modular Refinery

In its determination to create more jobs for citizens, Delta State Executive Council (EXCO) on Tuesday , approved the setting up of a modular refinery and commencement of work at an agro-industrial park in the state. The government also appointed a committee to assess the state of Africa Timber and Plywood (AT&P), Sapele and determine how the land it is ... Read More »

Dabiri-Erewa Congratulates Oramah On Re-appointment As Afreximbank President

Dabiri-Erewa Congratulates Oramah On Re-appointment As Afreximbank President

HON. ABIKE DABIRI-EREWA CONGRATULATES PROF. BENEDICT ORAMAH ON HIS RE-APPOINTMENT By  Gabriel Odu The Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission Hon. Abike Dabiri-Erewa has congratulated Prof. Benedict Oramah on his Re-Appointment as the President of the African Export-Import Bank(Afreximbank) for a second term in office. The NIDCOM boss said that his enormous contributions to the growth and development of the bank ... Read More »

Panel Calls For More Action On Flow Of Remittances As The World Marks World Day On Remittances

Panel Calls For More Action On Flow Of Remittances As The World Marks World Day On Remittances

PANEL CALLS FOR  MORE ACTION  ON FLOW OF REMITTANCES, AS THE WORLD MARKS WORLD  DAY ON REMITTANCES By  Abdur-Rahman Balogun   ABUJA, JUNE 16, 2020 : As the world marks the International Day on Remittances, there has been a call to action to ensure free flow of remittances despite the challenges posed by Covid-19 global pandemic. This was one of ... Read More »

APC appoints Ajimobi acting National Chairman

APC appoints Ajimobi acting National Chairman

The All Progressives Party (APC) has appointed former governor of Oyo State, Senator Abiola Ajimobi as its acting National Chairman. APC National Publicity Secretary, Mallam Lanre Issa-Onilu announced this in a press statement. He said  “The National Working Committee (NWC) of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has received the news indicating the Appeal Court has upheld the suspension of the ... Read More »

Concert : We are sorry for flying Naira Marley to Abuja, it was a mistake – Executive Jets

Concert : We are sorry for flying Naira Marley to Abuja, it was a mistake – Executive Jets

Management of Executive Jets says it has sent a letter of apology to the Minister of Aviation for flying popular musician, Naira Marley from Lagos to Abuja for a concert despite ban on none essential flights as a result on COVID-19 lockdown. In a statement signed by Babatunde Olonade, Public Relations Manager, the company said the flight was a mistake ... Read More »

Dabiri-Erewa pays tribute to late Senator Osinowo

Dabiri-Erewa pays tribute to late Senator Osinowo

TRIBUTE TO SENATOR, SEN. DHIKRULLAH BAYO OSINOWO By Abike Dabiri-Erewa Allah (SWT) says in Holy Quran 7 verse 34:  “To every People is a term appointed: when their term is reached, not an hour can they cause delay…” I received the news of the final return to Allah yesterday, Monday 15th June, 2020 of my Senator, Senator Bayo Osinowo with ... Read More »