Increased Use Of Antibiotics To Fight COVID-19 Will Lead To More Deaths – WHO

  Increased antibiotics use in combating the COVID-19 pandemic will strengthen bacterial resistance and ultimately lead to more deaths during the crisis and beyond, the World Health Organization said Monday. WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said a “worrying number” of bacterial infections were becoming increasingly resistant to the medicines traditionally used to treat them. The … Continue reading Increased Use Of Antibiotics To Fight COVID-19 Will Lead To More Deaths – WHO

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Private Autopsy Shows George Floyd Suffocated To Death, Says Lawyer

  An autopsy arranged by the US family of George Floyd shows he was suffocated by a policeman, rather than dying from pre-existing heart problems as claimed by the official ruling, their lawyer announced Monday. “Independent medical examiners who conducted an autopsy of Floyd Sunday determined that asphyxiation from sustained pressure was the cause of … Continue reading Private Autopsy Shows George Floyd Suffocated To Death, Says Lawyer

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Protests In Amsterdam, Dublin Over Killing Of George Floyd

  Thousands of protesters rallied in the Dutch and Irish capitals on Monday against the death of a black man during an arrest by police in the United States. Defying coronavirus restrictions, demonstrators in both Amsterdam and Dublin carried signs saying “Black Lives Matter”, referring to the death of George Floyd in Minnesota. The protests … Continue reading Protests In Amsterdam, Dublin Over Killing Of George Floyd

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Nobody Tells Me Who To Pick For Super Eagles Games – Rohr

  Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has said nobody dictates to him the players to pick for the team’s matches. The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) last week handed the German coach a fresh two-year contract after the expiration of his last deal with the West African nation. While speaking on Monday during an interview on … Continue reading Nobody Tells Me Who To Pick For Super Eagles Games – Rohr

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Aviation Minister Lists Conditions For Reopening Of Domestic Flights

  The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika on Monday listed some conditions which are currently being considered before the final reopening of domestic flights following weeks of lockdown. Sirika listed the conditions during the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 in Abuja. He said following the directive of the Federal Government for domestic flights to prepare … Continue reading Aviation Minister Lists Conditions For Reopening Of Domestic Flights

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Facebook Employees Oppose Zuckerberg Over Decision Not To Fact Check Trump

  The clash between Twitter and Donald Trump has thrust rival Facebook into turmoil, with employees rebelling against CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s refusal to sanction false or inflammatory posts by the US president. Some Facebook employees put out word of a “virtual walkout” to take place Monday to protest the social network’s stance and show support … Continue reading Facebook Employees Oppose Zuckerberg Over Decision Not To Fact Check Trump

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Infectious Disease Bill: Court Fixes June 15 For Definite Hearing

  A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has fixed June 15, 2020, for definite hearing of the suit filed by Senator Dino Melaye challenging the passage of the Infectious Diseases Control Bill 2020. The bill, sponsored by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila and Representative Pascal Obi and Tanko Sununu, seeks … Continue reading Infectious Disease Bill: Court Fixes June 15 For Definite Hearing

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COVID-19: Full Text Of PTF Chairman’s Briefing

  The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha on Monday briefed the nation on the guidelines and steps to follow after President Muhammadu Buhari approved ease of restriction on worship places. The PTF during the briefing also announced a new time frame for the nationwide curfew. The new curfew now stretches … Continue reading COVID-19: Full Text Of PTF Chairman’s Briefing

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Domestic Flights May Resume June 21 – FG

  The Federal Government on Monday said the ban placed on domestic flights may be lifted by June 21. The National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Sani Aliyu, stated this during a briefing at the nation’s capital in Abuja. Aliyu at the briefing also asked the aviation sector to begin to develop … Continue reading Domestic Flights May Resume June 21 – FG

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COVID-19: Former Brazil Star To Cycle 600 Km To Training To Raise Money For Poor

  Former Brazil international Fred took off on a five-day, 600-kilometer cycle ride on Monday to come to the help of poor families affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The 36-year-old announced on Twitter his “Tour de Fred” from the south eastern city of Belo Horizonte to Rio de Janeiro, where he plays for Fluminense. He … Continue reading COVID-19: Former Brazil Star To Cycle 600 Km To Training To Raise Money For Poor

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