With Supreme court’s final ruling on Rivers APC: This is the time to consolidate

If that had happened, the worst victim would have been internal party democracy. Political monsters would have ceaselessly raped the Electoral Process from hotel rooms and private homes, while the votes of the people will be thrown to the dogs. It would mean that the accursed “Federal Might” is right. Jungle justice would be the […]

Governors seize spotlight amid states’ coronavirus response

In Kentucky, Gov. Andy Beshear’s “Afternoons with Andy” have turned the 42-year-old Democrat into a sudden heartthrob for some Kentuckians and appeared in memes as Captain Kirk, Mister Rogers and Kermit the Frog. In New York, the display of Cuomo’s softer side as he expresses worries about his mother and TV newsman brother have won […]

Ignoring possible motorbike ban, VN people still buy 3.5 million products a year

Hanoi plans to wean off motorbikes by 2030: Mayor Hanoi plans to ban motorbikes sooner than planned by 2030 as part of its efforts to ease traffic congestion and environment pollution, Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Nguyen Duc Chung said.

VinFast, Nissan Vietnam suspend operations due to COVID-19

A VinFast car at 2018 Paris Motor Show A VinFast representative says it is unclear when the car assembly plant will resume its operation, depending on the developments of the epidemic in Vietnam as well as the implementation of the Government’s recent decree on social distancing.

Measles Infections in 2019 Have Nearly Tripled From Previous Year – WHO

“For the current 2019 period, the WHO African Region has recorded a 900% (i.e. a 10-fold increase) increase, the European Region 120% (more than twofold increase), the Eastern Mediterranean Region 50% (1.5 fold increase), the Western Pacific Region 230% (a threefold increase),” the organization’s press release explained. 

Disease Eradication: Anti-Vaxxers to Potentially Face Steep Fines in Germany

“Some organizations are deliberately targeting these communities with inaccurate and misleading information about vaccines. CDC continues to encourage parents to speak to their family’s healthcare provider about the importance of vaccination. CDC also encourages local leaders to provide accurate, scientific-based information to counter misinformation,” the US federal health group stated.

Kokori: Labour issues Ngige May 1 ultimatum on NSITF Board

“This is falsehood of the highest order! Chief Frank Kokori got his nomination to Chair the Board of NSITF as a chieftain of the ruling party in Delta State and on his own right as a distinguished and forthright elder statesman. Understandably, we believe that Minister Ngige is against Kokori as Chairman of NSITF Board […]

Economy bleeds as power generation drops to 2,039MW

Executive secretary, Association of Power Generation Companies, Dr. Joy Ogaji said: “Unless the challenges in the power chain are tackled, power output will continue to be poor. The generation companies are ready and willing to generate power that will sustain the country on a daily basis but they are being constrained by factors beyond their […]

Intrigues that foiled Awolowo, Azikiwe’s alliance in 1983 — Guy Ikokwu (2)

In the South-East, one of the things we did with the Dr Goodluck Jonathan Administration was security. Jonathan did not give much to the South-East by way of infrastructure or economic benefit but we got security. We requested that each of our villages should have their vigilantes for internal security and that these vigilantes should […]

‘Gunstar Heroes’ Recently Added to SEGA Forever Mobile Line-Up

SEGA has been busy with the turn of the year. The SEGA Forever collection, a perpetually-growing roster of SEGA’s best, most classic titles, is available for iOS and Android, bringing old school SEGA to a new-school platform. SEGA Forever already boasts titles like Sonic the Hedgehog and Streets of Rage, so while its newest addition […]