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no responses. April 3, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Covid-19: Chinese City Bans Eating Of Dogs, Cats, Snakes, Frogs


Covid-19: Chinese City Bans Eating Of Dogs, Cats, Snakes, Frogs

The Chinese city of Shenzhen has banned the eating of dogs and cats as part of a wider clampdown on the wildlife trade since the emergence […]

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no responses. March 31, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Chinese Forest Fire: Firefighters And Guide Killed In Sichuan Blaze


Chinese Forest Fire: Firefighters And Guide Killed In Sichuan Blaze

Report says, eighteen firefighters and their guide have died while battling a forest fire in China’s Sichuan province. According to reports, a sudden change in wind […]

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Afghanistan: UN Mission Condemns Indiscriminate Blasts’ In Civilian Areas

no responses. March 28, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

As Gunmen Kill 25 At Afghan Temple, UN Calls For Accountability


As Gunmen Kill 25 At Afghan Temple, UN Calls For Accountability

The Secretary-General condemned Wednesday’s attack on a Sikh temple in the heart of Kabul, Afghanistan, that left dozens of civilians killed and injured. As Sikh worshipers […]

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no responses. March 27, 2020 Elizabeth David

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Has Tested Positive For Coronavirus


UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Has Tested Positive For Coronavirus

Boris Johnson, the British prime minister, has revealed he tested positive for coronavirus. In a video message posted to his Twitter account Friday, he explained he had […]

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UN Launches Major Humanitarian Appeal To Keep COVID-19 From ‘Circling Back’

no responses. March 26, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: UN Launches Major Humanitarian Appeal To Keep Pandemic From ‘Circling Back’


COVID-19: UN Launches Major Humanitarian Appeal To Keep Pandemic From ‘Circling Back’

To confront the unprecedented worldwide challenge posed by the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic, top UN officials on Wednesday, launched a massive humanitarian appeal to mitigate its impact, […]

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EU LOGO

no responses. March 25, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

European Commission, High Representative Adopt Joint Communication Action Plan On Human Rights And Democracy


European Commission, High Representative Adopt Joint Communication Action Plan On Human Rights And Democracy

Today, the European Commission and the High Representative set out the priorities and way ahead on Human rights and Democracy, adopting a Joint Communication and the […]

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UN Calls For Ease Of Sanctions Against Countries Fighting COVID-19

no responses. March 25, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

UN Calls For Ease Of Sanctions Against Countries Fighting COVID-19


UN Calls For Ease Of Sanctions Against Countries Fighting COVID-19

Ease sanctions against countries fighting COVID-19: UN human rights chief As the COVID-19 pandemic progresses, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights on Tuesday called for […]

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FIFA

no responses. March 24, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Coronavirus: WHO, FIFA Launch New Awareness Campaign


Coronavirus: WHO, FIFA Launch New Awareness Campaign

FIFA, the international governing body of football, and the World Health Organization (WHO) have teamed up to combat the coronavirus (COVID-19) by launching a new awareness […]

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no responses. March 24, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

COVID-19: Pope Urges Hope, Perseverance And Courage


COVID-19: Pope Urges Hope, Perseverance And Courage

Pope Francis said prayers for those who are feeling the economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic and called on believers to show “faith, perseverance and courage.” […]

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no responses. March 23, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Germany Bans Gatherings Of More Than Two Over Coronavirus


Germany Bans Gatherings Of More Than Two Over Coronavirus

Gatherings of more than two people will be banned in Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel said, as Europe’s biggest economy toughened restrictions to stop the spread of […]

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no responses. March 23, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

A 5.3 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Croatia And Its Capital


A 5.3 Magnitude Earthquake Shakes Croatia And Its Capital

A strong earthquake has shaken Croatia and its capital, causing widespread damage and panic. The European seismological agency, EMSC, said the earthquake measured 5.3 and struck […]

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no responses. March 23, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Coronavirus: At Least 23 Killed In Colombia Prison Unrest


Coronavirus: At Least 23 Killed In Colombia Prison Unrest

At least 23 people have died in one of Bogotá’s largest jails after what the authorities are calling a mass breakout attempt amid rising tensions over […]

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no responses. March 19, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Spain’s PM Speaks To Almost Empty Parliament Chamber Amid COVID-19 lockdown


Spain’s PM Speaks To Almost Empty Parliament Chamber Amid COVID-19 lockdown

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez addressed rows of empty chairs in the Spanish parliament on Wednesday, as the country’s lockdown kept the majority of lawmakers at […]

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no responses. March 19, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Europe’s €750 Billion Pandemic Emergency Plan As China Announces No New Cases


Europe’s €750 Billion Pandemic Emergency Plan As China Announces No New Cases

The European Central Bank (ECB) said it would launch a €750 billion plan to calm markets and help the eurozone economy during the coronavirus pandemic. The […]

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Warmer Months Ahead For Many Parts Of The Planet: UN

no responses. March 19, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Warmer Months Ahead For Many Parts Of The Planet: UN


Warmer Months Ahead For Many Parts Of The Planet: UN

Many parts of the world can expect above average temperatures in the coming months even without the presence of an El Niño event to drive warming, […]

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More Than 20 African Countries Can Now Test For Coronavirus Disease

no responses. March 18, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#Coronavirus: WHO Seeks Urgent, Aggressive Actions To Combat COVID-19, As Cases Soar In South-East Asia Region


#Coronavirus: WHO Seeks Urgent, Aggressive Actions To Combat COVID-19, As Cases Soar In South-East Asia Region

The World Health Organization has called on Member states in South-East Asia Region to urgently scale-up aggressive measures to combat COVID-19, as confirmed cases cross 480, […]

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no responses. March 18, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Vladimir Putin Pushes On With April Vote On ‘Reset’ Of Term Limits


Vladimir Putin Pushes On With April Vote On ‘Reset’ Of Term Limits

Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a vote on changes to the constitution which could allow him to extend his rule to be held next month as […]

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no responses. March 17, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Paris Attacks: French Judges Order Trial For 20 Suspects


Paris Attacks: French Judges Order Trial For 20 Suspects

French prosecutors have ordered 20 people to stand trial over the November 2015 Paris attacks claimed by the Islamic State (IS) group. The suspects have been […]

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no responses. March 17, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Philippines Suspends Stock Market Trade Over Coronavirus Fears


Philippines Suspends Stock Market Trade Over Coronavirus Fears

The Philippines suspended trade on its local stock exchange Tuesday, becoming the first country to close its financial market over coronavirus fears. President Rodrigo Duterte on […]

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#Covid-19: "To Break The Chains Of Transmission You Must Test And Isolate”- WHO

no responses. March 17, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

#Covid-19: “To Break The Chains Of Transmission, You Must Test And Isolate- WHO


#Covid-19: “To Break The Chains Of Transmission, You Must Test And Isolate- WHO

‘You cannot fight a fire blindfolded’: WHO chief blasts slow virus testing response “The most effective way to prevent infections and save lives, is breaking the […]

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