21 Aug 2021
Ponder on this, will you? We are all trying to establish some sense of normality around the world, from reducing social distancing and dropping masks to going out to socialise and work again
6 May 2020
"This Year" singer Iledare Olajuwonlo-James better known as Jaywon has been arrested by the police for violating the curfew order issued over the COVID-19 pandemic. It is gathered that the singer was arrested at around 11pm by the policemen attached to the Dolphin Estate Division of the Lagos State Police Command. He is said to have been…
5 May 2020
Why do we continue to have mixed signals from government especially in the area of monetary palliative? How do we reconcile our advocacy of cashless society and the prescription
30 Apr 2020
Social distancing was the last thing on the minds of the thousands that gathered in the Dominican city of Puerto Plata to listen to a popular “pilgrim” prophesize that God will rid the country and the whole world of this pandemic. The people gathered in thousands, in what is a flagrant breach of social distancing measures imposed…
24 Apr 2020
Nigerian comedian AY Makun has shared his two cents on the current stay at home order by the Nigerian government in a bid to control the spread of coronavirus in the country. The comic act who is also an actor is of the opinion that Nigeria is currently fighting two battles, the one against coronavirus…
24 Apr 2020
The Lagos Secretariat Community Central Mosque (LSCCM), has commenced door to door distribution of food relief packages targeted at mitigating hardships caused by the ongoing lockdown in the country.
21 Apr 2020
The coronavirus outbreak has affected many important social activities all over the world and that is no excluding weddings. For a couple, Jackline Torori and Job Mogire, their wedding will forever remain memorable and not just because it is their special day but the peculiarity of the wedding. The Kenyan couple recently tied the know at Angaza…
19 Apr 2020
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says the burial protocol of any Covid-19 related death is to ensure social distancing of people at the funeral.
17 Apr 2020
The Coalition for A Better Nigeria has urged the federal and state governments to enforce social distancing in markets and bus parks.
16 Apr 2020
Mindy Vincent from Herber City, Utah has raised over $55 thousand for non-profit by designing and selling face masks with drawings of flowers and tiny penises of different skin tones. Mindy who is a mother and therapist went viral after she shared photos of her "unique masks" on Facebook. The masks sell at $20 and also come…
15 Apr 2020
We can all agree that these are strange times. Remote working, closed schools, and social distancing have become essential to reduce risk as the pandemic looms. This means going out to get even home essentials is not an option for most people, and this is why brands like Coca-Cola & Jumia are ramping up efforts…
14 Apr 2020
Retired track star Usain Bolt showed he's still a few steps ahead when he posted an AFP picture of him outstripping his rivals at the Beijing Olympics with the cheeky caption: "social distancing".
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The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has approved the appointment of Prof. Olumuyiwa Odusanya as the substantive and pioneer Vice–Chancellor of the Lagos State University of Science and Technology, Ikorodu. Mr Tokunbo Wahab, Special Adviser on Education to the Governor made known in a statement on Wednesday, in Lagos, that the appointment of the…
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Minister of Science, Technology, and Innovation, Dr Adeleke Olurunmibe Mamora, has said the breakout of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2022 stalled the economic transformation progress been made by the current administration. Adeleke stated this yesterday in Abuja at the Flag-off of the National Dialogue between government and other stakeholders in the Science, Technology and Innovation…
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The Zamfara Government has approved the immediate implementation of N30,000 minimum wage for the State workforce. This is contained in a statement on Wednesday in Gusau, by Mr Babangida Umar, the Director-General of Press Affairs, office of the Deputy Governor. The deputy governor, Sen. Hassan Nasiha, made this known while receiving the agreement and copies…
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Ethiopia's government said Wednesday it has accepted an African Union invitation to hold peace talks with Tigrayan rebels after almost two years of brutal war in the north of the country. Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed's national security adviser Redwan Hussein said on Twitter that the government had "accepted this invitation which is in line with…
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Ever since democracy took root in Nigeria in the last 2twenty-three (23) odd years, there has been a sustained effort on the part of the government to bring the country out of the backwaters of underdevelopment to first-world status. This is the reason why government ministries, agencies and private organisations keep formulating several economic and business policies to drive the country forward.