Lagos residents decry commodities price increase
As Nigerians continue to grapple with the impact of coronavirus pandemic, the cost of foodstuffs and other commodities have continued to increase astronomically. Both the traders and consumers are expressing concern that the price increase might further impact the economy, which is already battling with inflation. According to The Guardian’s market survey, the price of…
Battling two crises, France's Macron faces defining moment
Simultaneously battling the twin crises of the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic and a resurgence in Islamist attacks, French President Emmanuel Macron faces a defining moment that will determine the success of his presidency and even his chances of reelection.
Obama stumps for Biden in final stretch of White House race
Barack Obama hit the campaign trail for his former vice president Joe Biden on Wednesday, saying the United States "can't afford" another four years of Donald Trump in the White House and excoriating his handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
Virtual Reality: The New Face of the Working Environment in a Pandemic
Has it ever occurred to you that we all have a new makeup on? It comes in different shades of powder and suits well to an extent, making us worry less. This analogy is used to give a clear picture of how it is right now because since the inception of the novel coronavirus we…
Tourist Falls To His Death While Taking Selfies At Waterfall
A tourist Soipov Abdullokh has died after he fell to his death while taking selfies at a waterfall. It is gathered that the 22-year-old man from Uzbekistan was stuck in Thailand due to the coronavirus pandemic. He went hiking with six Russian friends in Ranong, southern Thailand, on Saturday morning and allegedly ignored warning signs not to…
Struggling Railway Operator Sells Canned Stones To Avoid Business Going Under
The coronavirus pandemic has had a serious effect on most businesses around the world with some industries on the verge of bankruptcy. Tourism is one of the adversely affected industries with an all-time low record that has seen many tourism-related businesses go under. A struggling Japanese railway operator is trying to avoid going under by…
Weakening demand, rising supply weigh crude futures
Weakening demand due to anticipated second wave of the coronavirus pandemic and rising supply have continued to weigh on market sentiment, dampening crude futures.
Watch: People Are Now Praying To ‘Goddess Corona’ To Stop Pandemic
The coronavirus outbreak has affected many countries around the world and many people are turning to various ways to combat the pandemic. Last month, Indian media last reported of a group of women from a village in West Bengal who had decided to fight the coronavirus in their own way – by worshiping Corona Mai, or…
Yinka Davies… 50 hearty cheers to lady of songs
I am grateful to God for the gift of life. Being alive and attaining age 50 is a feat that could only be achieved with God’s grace upon one’s life. So, I’m grateful to God, my Lord Jesus Christ and the Holy Spirit for availing me the opportunity to hit the golden age.
Premier League clubs vote to resume contact training
Premier League clubs voted unanimously on Wednesday to resume contact training as the English top-flight took a significant step towards restarting in June.
Don’t forget lessons of Ramadan, Sultan tells Muslims
The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), has expresses profound thanks to the Almighty Allah for the opportunity of witnessing the glorious month of Ramadan, 1441 A.H.
Make your child’s birthday memorable amid coronavirus pandemic
As the world continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic and as we adhere to social distancing and personal hygiene, celebrating your child’s milestone amidst it all can be a bit dicey, but then, there a couple of ways to still make it memorable without the regular parties