Tag: Covid-19

Trump set for campaign Saturday amid COVID-19 battle

US President Donald Trump said he hopes to resume campaigning Saturday after receiving a green light from his doctor, even as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi prepares to unveil plans to…

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UN World Food Programme wins 2020 Nobel Peace Prize

The agency was recognized “for its efforts to combat hunger, for its contribution to bettering conditions for peace in conflict-affected areas and for acting as a driving force to prevent…

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Queen is ‘furious’ after Sandringham staff ‘refuse to lock themselves in a covid bubble for Christmas’,  Queen could be forced to spend it at Windsor Castle for first time in 33 years 

Backroom staff at Sandringham were asked to support Queen over Christmas But workers rebelled against plans to isolate them from loved ones for a month Queen could be forced to…

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Microsoft CEO Seeks Policies to Cushion COVID-19 Impact

The Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft, Mr. Satya Nadella has stressed the need for organisations to build critical infrastructure and to leverage technology in addressing the negative effect of COVID-19…

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Following the resumption of international flights in Lagos and Abuja airports from Saturday, investigations  have revealed that there will be about 15,000 passengers flying into the country weekly. The Federal…

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Celebrating Nigerian Health Workers as Unsung Heroes against COVID-19

  Contrary to popular belief that Nigeria’s COVID-19 burden would, 188 days after the first recorded case, lead to human and economic catastrophe with millions of infections and hundreds of…

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Pelosi calls private hair salon visit in San Francisco, against local regulations, ‘a setup’

  PHOTO: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi pulls back her hair while speaking about her visit to a hair salon during a news conference at the Mission Education Center Elementary School…

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Rolls-Royce launches £250,000 car as demand rebounds

  The boss of carmaker Rolls-Royce has said global demand for luxury vehicles is rebounding despite the pandemic. Boss Torsten Müller-Ötvös said that markets in Asia, Europe and the US…

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NCC: Active GSM lines hit 199.3 million

The Executive Vice Chairman, Nigerian Communications Commission, Umar Danbatta, on Tuesday said active GSM subscribers in Nigeria had increased from 184 million in December 2019 to 199.3 million in May…

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Lease of Hope for Nigerians in South Africa

  When Nigerian students studying in South Africa were travelling back in January after the Christmas and New Year holidays, they clearly, never knew that a global health pandemic that…

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