Coronavirus: Chinese ‘Whistleblower Doctor Confirmed Dead By Hospital

  A Chinese doctor who was among the first to raise a public alarm about the deadly new coronavirus outbreak died of the infection early on Friday (China time), his hospital announced. READ ALSO: Confusion Over Chinese Doctor’s Death Opthalmologist Li Wenliang passed away from the infection at 2:58 am, Wuhan Central Hospital said in … Continue reading Coronavirus: Chinese ‘Whistleblower Doctor Confirmed Dead By Hospital

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Real Madrid Crash Out Of Copa Del Rey

  Real Madrid were knocked out of the Copa del Rey on Thursday as Martin Odegaard put on a creative masterclass against his parent club to lead Real Sociedad to a thrilling 4-3 victory. Madrid conceded as many goals in 69 minutes as they had in their last 11 matches, torn apart at the Santiago Bernabeu by an electric La Real side, … Continue reading Real Madrid Crash Out Of Copa Del Rey

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EFCC Is ‘Persecuting’ Adoke, Keeping Him In ‘Horrific Detention’ – Ozekhome

    A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Mike Ozekhome, has condemned the continued detention of a former Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke. He also took a swipe at the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for failing to release his client – Adoke – after the Federal Capital Territory … Continue reading EFCC Is ‘Persecuting’ Adoke, Keeping Him In ‘Horrific Detention’ – Ozekhome

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Trump Celebrates Impeachment Victory Over ‘Vicious’ Democrats

  President Donald Trump celebrated his impeachment acquittal Thursday in a rambling, emotional speech raging against the investigations that have overshadowed his entire administration. Trump gathered scores of loyal Republican legislators, his legal team, his wife Melania and White House aides in the ceremonial East Room and brandished the front page of The Washington Post reading: “Trump acquitted.” “This … Continue reading Trump Celebrates Impeachment Victory Over ‘Vicious’ Democrats

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EAC Concerned About Economic Growth, Asks Buhari To Strengthen Agencies, Improve Education

    The Economic Advisory Council (EAC) on Thursday raised concern about the slow rate at which the nation’s economy is growing. The team called President Muhammadu Buhari’s attention to the situation during a meeting held at the Presidential Villa in Abuja. Led by Professor Doyin Salami, the eight-member council noted that the economy was … Continue reading EAC Concerned About Economic Growth, Asks Buhari To Strengthen Agencies, Improve Education

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Joshua Close To Agreeing Pulev Fight In Tottenham

  Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is close to agreeing a deal to fight at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium later this year, promoter Eddie Hearn said on Thursday. Britain’s Joshua beat Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia last year to regain the WBA, IBF and WBO titles. Now the 30-year-old is set to fight Bulgarian Kubrat … Continue reading Joshua Close To Agreeing Pulev Fight In Tottenham

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US Elections: Buttigieg Leads With Slight Margin In Iowa

  Democratic White House candidate Pete Buttigieg held a wafer-thin lead over leftist rival Bernie Sanders early Thursday as more delayed results arrived, after the US election season kicked off with caucuses in Iowa. With 97 percent of precincts now reporting after Monday’s selection process in the Midwestern state, the moderate 38-year-old Buttigieg, a former … Continue reading US Elections: Buttigieg Leads With Slight Margin In Iowa

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Imo Govt Approves N30,000 For Least Paid Workers

    The Imo State government has approved the immediate implementation of the N30,000 minimum wage for the least paid workers in the State Public Service. The Chief Press Secretary and Media Adviser to Governor Hope Uzodinma, Oguwike Nwachuku, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday. He explained that civil servants captured were those on … Continue reading Imo Govt Approves N30,000 For Least Paid Workers

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Two Dead, 20 Trapped Underground in Zimbabwe Mine Collapse

  At least two Zimbabwe miners were killed and 20 others trapped underground after a shaft collapsed in a gold mine in the centre of the country, state media and police reported on Thursday. The incident occurred overnight at the Globe and Phoenix mine in the town of Kwekwe, around 200 kilometres (120 miles) west … Continue reading Two Dead, 20 Trapped Underground in Zimbabwe Mine Collapse

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INEC Releases Timetable For Edo, Ondo Governorship Polls

  The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the timetable and schedule of activities for the governorship elections in Edo and Ondo State. This comes moments after the electoral umpire announced the date to conduct the elections in both states. INEC Chairman, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, made the announcement on Thursday at a press briefing … Continue reading INEC Releases Timetable For Edo, Ondo Governorship Polls

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