Saudi Arabia Declares Eid al-Fitr To Start On Sunday

  The Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, will begin on Sunday in Saudi Arabia, authorities in the kingdom said on Friday. “Saturday will be the last day of the sacred holy month of Ramadan and Eid al-Fitr will take place on Sunday,” the royal court and … Continue reading Saudi Arabia Declares Eid al-Fitr To Start On Sunday

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Senator Gaya Loses Wife, President Buhari Condoles With Lawmaker

  President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with Sen. Kabiru Ibrahim Gaya over the death of his wife, Hajiya Halima Gaya. President Buhari described late Hajiya Halima as a “remarkable woman who dedicated herself to promoting education’’. The President commended her investments in establishment of private schools, adding: “It is a laudable initiative which should be … Continue reading Senator Gaya Loses Wife, President Buhari Condoles With Lawmaker

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I Will Be An Asset To The Team, Says D’Tigress Prospect Erica Ogwumike

  Minnesota Lynx’s Erica Ogwumike has said she will be an asset to the D’Tigress if given the opportunity. Erica, the youngest of the Ogwumike sisters – Nneka, Chiney, and Olivia –wants to play for the Nigerian team, unlike her sisters. The basketball player who combines playing the game and being a medical student said … Continue reading I Will Be An Asset To The Team, Says D’Tigress Prospect Erica Ogwumike

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Buhari Signs Executive Order On Financial Autonomy Of State Legislature, Judiciary

President Muhammadu Buhari has signed into law, Executive Order No. 10 of 2020 for the implementation of Financial Autonomy of State Legislature and State Judiciary Order, 2020.

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Wike Calls For Co-Operation From Oil Majors As Mobil Nigeria Presents COVID-19 Test Machine

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike earlier today at the Rivers State Government House received a delegation from Mobil Nigeria Unlimited led by its Managing Director, Mr Udobong Ntia. Governor Wike speaking on the need for Mobil to work with the state in the fight against COVID-19 said It serves no ones interest to … Continue reading Wike Calls For Co-Operation From Oil Majors As Mobil Nigeria Presents COVID-19 Test Machine

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African-Americans Thinking About Voting For Trump ‘Ain’t Black’ – Joe Biden

  White House hopeful Joe Biden told an African-American radio host Friday that he “ain’t black” if he was unsure who to support in November’s election, igniting controversy and accusations of racism from President Donald Trump’s camp. Biden, the Democratic Party’s presumptive presidential nominee, also appeared on a morning television show to discuss his economic … Continue reading African-Americans Thinking About Voting For Trump ‘Ain’t Black’ – Joe Biden

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Sultan Declares Sunday As Eid-El-Fitr

The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Nigeria Supreme Council of Islamic Affairs, Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar, has declared Sunday, May 24, 2020, as the first day of Shawwal 1441 after Hijrah, as such Eid-el-Fitr.

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COVID-19: Trump Calls For Churches, Mosques To Re-Open

  President Donald Trump on Friday demanded that US state governors allow places of worship to reopen immediately, as the country moves gradually towards a lifting of COVID-19 lockdown measures. “Today I am identifying houses of worship — churches, synagogues and mosques — as essential places that provide essential services,” Trump told a news conference … Continue reading COVID-19: Trump Calls For Churches, Mosques To Re-Open

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We Brought In Chinese Experts Primarily To Prevent COVID-19 Outbreak Among Our Staff – CCEEC

  The Chinese experts who arrived Nigeria in early April were brought in primarily to assist the staff of China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation to avoid the COVID-19 infection, the company said in a statement on Friday. CCECC, a Chinese construction firm that has a hand in some of the largest infrastructure projects in the … Continue reading We Brought In Chinese Experts Primarily To Prevent COVID-19 Outbreak Among Our Staff – CCEEC

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Strike Notice: Kaduna Govt Warns Health Workers, Says It Will Not Bend To Blackmail

  Kaduna State Government has vowed to keep its health facilities running and to protect staff that are willing to provide services to the public. The government which made this known on Thursday, in its official response to the notice of strike issued by health workers, also said that it will not bend to blackmail. … Continue reading Strike Notice: Kaduna Govt Warns Health Workers, Says It Will Not Bend To Blackmail

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