A civil society organization, the Socio-Economic Right and Accountability Project, SERAP, has threatened to institute legal action against Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, over the demolition of two hotels yesterday. It was reported that the governor yesterday supervised the demolition of two hotels in Eleme and Onne for violating the Executive Order of the state […]

Former Imo State Governor, Emeka Ihedioha, has approached the State High Court, Owerri, seeking an order to stop the State House of Assembly from investigating him over the alleged missing N19.63 billion naira, which fraudulently disappeared from the Local Government accounts between May and December 31st, 2019. The former governor prays the court to grant […]

Some small shops in Germany reportedly reopened today as the country took a cautious step toward returning to normal, though Chancellor Angela Merkel issued a stark warning against complacency in the face of the pandemic. From florists to fashion stores, the majority of shops smaller than 800 square metres (8,600 square feet) were allowed to […]

The World Health Organisation today insisted that there was no approved vaccine in Nigeria or any part of Africa for COVID-19 saying researches are still ongoing on the deadly viral disease. WHO Immunisation Team Lead, Fiona Braka, spoke with newsmen on the efforts of the world body on the reported vaccines for the deadly virus. […]

Coronavirus: Denmark lets young children return to school

The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has said the maltreatment of Nigerians in China has been resolved between both countries. Gbajabiamila disclosed this via his official Twitter handle on yesterday. He said the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria has communicated his finding on the issue and expressed hope that future communication will be […]

The CEO of the biotech says South Korea’s SolGent has secured an order to supply a U.S. government agency with an additional 7,500 kits which can each perform 100 coronavirus tests. According to him, this will double the number of tests U.S. authorities can perform using kits sourced from South Korea to 1.5 million. SolGent […]

China has reportedly approved early-stage human tests for two experimental coronavirus vaccines. This breakthrough was revealed yesterday by State news agency Xinhua. The vaccines are being developed by Sinovac Biotech and by the Wuhan Institute of Biological Products, an affiliate of state-owned China National Pharmaceutical Group. China’s National Health Commission has confirmed the trials will […]

THE Organized labour in Nigeria has expressed displeasure over the exclusion of Nigeria among the 25 poor countries benefitting from the debt relief services by the International Monetary Fund, IMF. The generosity of the IMF, was to help the benefitting countries contain the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic, which has negatively affected their economy. The […]

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