Saturday, 31 October, 2020

Month: July 2020


– Older people discuss romance, sex lives after 60 Ageing is a tragedy, a bouquet of forlornness, deprivation, and muted rage for some older Nigerians. Even so, modern psychology and literature recommend romance and sex as anti-ageing elixir but not Read more…


A federal appeals court in Massachusetts Friday vacated the death sentence of the surviving Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, ruling that a judge did not fully vet potential jury bias in a case that consumed the city. The First Circuit Court of Appeals left Read more…


Leadership means much more than most people assume. In the words of Jim Rohn, “the challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude, to be kind but not weak, be bold, but not a bully, be thoughtful, but Read more…


Trafficking in Persons has been identified as one of the major factors capable of heightening the spread of Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI), and HIV infections globally. Dr Natalia Kanem, Executive Director, UN Population Fund (UNFPA), said this in a statement Read more…


Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has joined other stakeholders to receive 2nd Batch Medical Supplies purchased with UN Basket Fund for COVID-19 Response on behalf of the Federal Government. Mr Olujimi Oyetomi, Director, Information, Media and Public Relations, Federal Read more…


A large-scale police operation has been launched in central Berlin after four robbers raided a bank located in a local mall. The robbers sprayed some irritant gas inside, injuring 11 people. Dozens of police cars alongside firefighters and ambulances have Read more…


LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers showed some rust. They knocked it off with time to spare. Anthony Davis scored 34 points, James had the go-ahead basket with 12.8 seconds left and the Lakers moved closer to clinching the Read more…


July 2020 has been tough for Nigeria. Many of its prominent citizens have died in the month, throwing the nation into mourning. Here is a list of prominent Nigerians who died in July, 2020: Mallam Ismaila Isa Funtua The former Read more…


The Police Command in Rivers said it has detained one of its officers accused of raping a 23-year-old widow. The command’s spokesman, Mr Nnamdi Omoni, made this known to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), in Port Harcourt on Friday. Read more…


In preparation for school resumption for exit-students by fourth August, Primary School Teachers in Awka North Local Government Area in collaboration with staff of Awka North Local Government Education Authority,LGEA, have procured Covid-19 preventive materials to support Anambra state government Read more…


The joy of market women at Eke-Amangwu in Umudim-Nnewi, knew no bounds as the legislator representing Nnewi North Council Area in Anambra State House of Assembly, Hon Smart Nonso Okafor built and commissioned toilet for them. The brief commissioning ceremony Read more…


The Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC), who is also the Chairman, clinical services and training as well as Chairman, Covid-19 taskforce of Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital (NAUTH) Nnewi, Anambra State Dr Joseph Ugboaja has warned against politicization of issues Read more…