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HEALTH

‘COVID-19: Trying to force vaccine on the land is completely needless and useless’

Pastor Paul Enenche at Dunamis International Gospel Centre on 'THE WORD OF OUR PROFIT' at 1st Service, Glory Dome. Trying to force vaccine on the land which is completely needless and useless. There are more dangerous devastating things that nobody has been vaccinated against. Am I communicating?

  9 months ago ago
‘COVID-19: Trying to force vaccine on the land is completely needless and useless’

SOCIETY

COVID-19 predictions for Africa was that millions would be dead on the streets

Pastor Paul Enenche at Dunamis International Gospel Centre on 'THE WORD OF OUR PROFIT' at 1st Service, Glory Dome. Lift up your hands. We love You, we honour You, we adore You. Blessed be Your name. Jesus, thank You for the privilege of knowing You.

  9 months ago ago
COVID-19 predictions for Africa was that millions would be dead on the streets

ENTERTAINMENT

7 Bollywood Actresses Who Did Their Best To Help The Masses During Covid-19 Outbreak

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken the World by surprise shutting down various economic activities and taking thousands of humans life. But amidst the nightmare, some celebrities were able to offered their help in one way or the other towards assisting those in need. From starting fundraisers to providing medical support, food, etc, let's take a look at some Bollywood actresses and their contributions to the needy during the Coronavirus outbreak.

  8 months ago ago
7 Bollywood Actresses Who Did Their Best To Help The Masses During Covid-19 Outbreak

HEALTH

Coffee can reduce the risk of spreading coronavirus

Over the past year, all kinds of studies and hypotheses have been carried out to find a formula to reduce the chances of infection by coronavirus. One of the most recent has been published by researchers at Northwestern University,in the United States. This study decided to analyze and investigate several foods that would strengthen our defenses against the coronavirus.

  10 months ago ago
Coffee can reduce the risk of spreading coronavirus

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Opinion: Possible reasons why the US excluded Nigeria from the $91 million Covid-19 relief fund

The United States of America, under the directive of the executive director of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), announced that the country had released a $91 million relief fund to Africa in which Nigeria was excluded from the beneficiaries. Image Source: IMF.

  11 months ago ago
Opinion: Possible reasons why the US excluded Nigeria from the $91 million Covid-19 relief fund

PARENTING

How to Keep Your Child Safe from the New Covid Delta Variant

It's unavoidable that when children blend, coming from camp or heading once again to class, germs can easily spread. Also, in a pandemic year with new covid delta variation, a portion of those germs might cause COVID-19. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has guidance for keeping your youngster shielded from this exceptionally infectious rendition of the Covid now and this fall: Mask up in schools and other swarmed scenes, and ensure everybody age 12 and more established in the family has a COVID-19 vaccination.

  9 months ago ago
How to Keep Your Child Safe from the New Covid Delta Variant

POLITICS

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs Holds Briefing on COVID-19 Origin-Tracing for Diplomatic Envoys

By Yu yichun, People’s Daily On the morning of 13 August 2021, Vice Foreign Minister Ma Zhaoxu chaired a briefing on COVID-19 origin-tracing for diplomatic envoys in China. Held both online and offline, the briefing was attended by more than 160 diplomatic envoys and representatives of international organizations in China.

  9 months ago ago
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs Holds Briefing on COVID-19 Origin-Tracing for Diplomatic Envoys

HEALTH

Today's Headlines: 2 Kills, 12 Injured By Talibans, Pope Francis Speaks On Covid-19 Vaccine

2 Killed, 12 Injured As Taliban-Afghan Crisis Intensifies According to Sonam Mahajan, the Taliban have killed two civilians, injured a dozen in Jalalabad and hundreds of Afghans staged protests, took down the Taliban flag and reinstalled the Afghanistan flag at the city centre despite the firing.

  9 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: 2 Kills, 12 Injured By Talibans, Pope Francis Speaks On Covid-19 Vaccine

ENTERTAINMENT

Opinion: My thoughts on Nicki Minaj's controversial notion on COVID-19 vaccine

Real names Onika Maraj, but fondly known as Nicki Minaj, she is widely acclaimed to be one of the biggest American female artists in the rap music genre. In terms of her creative exploits in music, with consideration in sales of records & sold-out concerts, Nicki Minaj can easily be seen as a lady with a satisfactory level of expertise with her rap talent.

  8 months ago ago
Opinion: My thoughts on Nicki Minaj's controversial notion on COVID-19 vaccine

HEALTH

Opinion: Why Government should ban music concerts across the country amid rising cases of Covid-19

(Image source: PM News Nigeria) It is no longer news that there's a new surge in the number of Corona virus cases, not just in Nigeria but in most part of the world. Several countries are already enacting regimented measures towards containing the number of cases in their country.

  10 months ago ago
Opinion: Why Government should ban music concerts across the country amid rising cases of Covid-19

HEALTH

Science-based origin tracing of COVID-19 allows no vicious political manipulation

(Photo/Maldives News Network) Editorial by People’s Daily Recently, a few American politicians are just wild about acting as “virologists.” Citing unreliable sources and groundless intelligence information, and fabricating reports based on lies, they are seeking a “presumption of guilt” against other countries and hyping the so-called “lab leak theory,” putting on political farces again and again.

  9 months ago ago
Science-based origin tracing of COVID-19 allows no vicious political manipulation

HEALTH

Washington steering origin tracing of COVID-19 into wrong direction

Photo taken on May 28, 2021 shows the U.S. Capitol building behind a traffic sign in Washington, D.C., the United States. (Xinhua/Liu Jie) By Zhong Sheng, People's Daily At present, COVID-19 is still ravaging the world. Any responsible government and scientist with conscience shall pursue solidarity and cooperation to jointly fight the virus.

  9 months ago ago
Washington steering origin tracing of COVID-19 into wrong direction

HEALTH

Selfishness and prejudice of U.S. disrupt global fight against COVID-19

A staff member checks tags on vials of COVID-19 vaccine at a packing line of Sinovac Life Sciences Co., Ltd. in Beijing, capital of China, Dec. 23, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhang Yuwei) By Zhong Sheng When the world is plagued by repeated resurgence and frequent mutations of the novel coronavirus, the COVID-19 situation is still grim, and the international community needs more confidence, cooperation, and hope than ever, the U.S., driven by political gains and prejudice, is stirring up trouble and creating splits around the world, stigmatizing acts of other countries regarding the pandemic, attaching geographical labels to the virus, and politicizing virus origin tracing.

  10 months ago ago
Selfishness and prejudice of U.S. disrupt global fight against COVID-19

EDUCATION

How teenagers fake positive Covid-19 test result in other to stay out of classes

Most schools are battling to keep education going amid the Covid-19 outbreak. It has come to the notice of the British government that teenagers are using Tiktok to learn and share tips on how to fake a Covid-19 test result in other to avoid classes. The clips of young teenagers applying various liquids to lateral flow tests have reached millions of views on Tiktok.

  10 months ago ago
How teenagers fake positive Covid-19 test result in other to stay out of classes

HEALTH

Covid: Single jab recommended for 12-15 year olds by UK's top doctors

The UK's top medical officers recommend that healthy youngsters aged 12 to 15 receive one dose of the Covid vaccination. It would help prevent disruption in schooling, according to the CMOs. It comes after the government's vaccine committee decided there wasn't enough value for it to be justified solely on health grounds, but that ministers might consider other reasons.

  8 months ago ago
Covid: Single jab recommended for 12-15 year olds by UK's top doctors

HEALTH

NAFDAC approves Moderna, Astrazeneca, Sputnik Covid-19 vaccines for emergency use.

The National Agency for food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has approved three Covid-19 vaccines; Moderna, Astrazeneca and Sputnik for emergency use. It was disclosed by NAFDAC's Director-general, Prof Mojisola Adeyeye, at a news conference in Abuja, on Thursday.

  10 months ago ago
NAFDAC approves Moderna, Astrazeneca, Sputnik Covid-19 vaccines for emergency use.

EDUCATION

COVID-19 responsible for 2021 UTME mass failure, says School Director

The mass failure recorded by candidates in the Utme is attributed to the impact of COVID-19, a school director said this in an interview. He said that many schools couldn't afford to pay their teachers after the ease of lockdown to adequately prepare their students for the exams.

  10 months ago ago
COVID-19 responsible for 2021 UTME mass failure, says School Director

HEALTH

Zazzau Emirate Cancels Eid-El-Kabir Durbar Over COVID-19 Fears

Alhaji Ahmed Bamalli, the Emir of Zazzau, has made announcement concerning the cancellation of Eid-el-Kabir in Zaria in compliance to Corona Virus (COVID-19) protocols. The Emir of Zazzau made this announcement while briefing spokesmen at the palace in Zaria on Monday 19 July, 2021.

  10 months ago ago
Zazzau Emirate Cancels Eid-El-Kabir Durbar Over COVID-19 Fears

ENTERTAINMENT

“Fast & Furious” Actor Sonny Chiba Dies At 82 From Covid-19 Complication

On Thursday, Shinichi “Sonny” Chiba, a Japanese actor and martial arts legend who starred in “The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift” and “Kill Bill,” died. He was 82 years old at the time. Chiba died of a Covid-19-related ailment, according to reports.

  9 months ago ago
“Fast & Furious” Actor Sonny Chiba Dies At 82 From Covid-19 Complication

HEALTH

Coronavirus Vaccine for Kids: FAQs That Parents Need to Know

Since the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, almost every parent has been taking some comfort from the fact that COVID-19 is much less likely to seriously affect children than adults. But some kids do become very ill after contracting the Coronavirus, and the symptoms that can continue for months after even a light bout of COVID-19 are enough for many paediatricians to urge parents and guardians to get their children vaccinated as quickly as possible.

  8 months ago ago
Coronavirus Vaccine for Kids: FAQs That Parents Need to Know