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China's Newly Launched Communication Satellite Suffers Abnormality

no responses. August 20, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

China’s Newly Launched Communication Satellite Suffers Abnormality


China’s Newly Launched Communication Satellite Suffers Abnormality

China’s new communication satellite ChinaSat 18, sent into space on Monday, has experienced abnormalities, and space engineers are investigating the cause. The ChinaSat 18 satellite was […]

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‘Quash’ convictions and release women jailed for protesting against wearing veils in Iran, urge UN rights experts

no responses. August 19, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

UN Rights Experts Seek Immediate Release Of Women Jailed For Protesting Against Wearing Veils In Iran


UN Rights Experts Seek Immediate Release Of Women Jailed For Protesting Against Wearing Veils In Iran

Decades-long prison sentences handed down to three women protesting the strictly enforced wearing of veils in Iran, have drawn alarm and condemnation from six United Nations […]

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Myanmar’s Rohingya Youth: UNICEF Appeals For Urgent Investment In Education And Skills Training

no responses. August 16, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Myanmar’s Rohingya Youth: UNICEF Appeals For Urgent Investment In Education And Skills Training


Myanmar’s Rohingya Youth: UNICEF Appeals For Urgent Investment In Education And Skills Training

Two years after exodus, Myanmar’s ‘desperate’ Rohingya youth need education, skills: UNICEF The head of the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Henrietta Fore, says daily struggle to […]

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UNAIDS Welcomes Winnie Byanyima As Next Executive Director

no responses. August 15, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

UNAIDS Welcomes Winnie Byanyima As Next Executive Director


UNAIDS Welcomes Winnie Byanyima As Next Executive Director

The UN programme dedicated to the elimination of AIDS as a public health threat by 2030, has warmly welcomed the appointment of Winnie Byanyima as its […]

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Act with restraint’ UN urges Hong Kong authorities and protestors, as airport is disrupted for a second day

no responses. August 13, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Hong Kong Protest: UN Cautions Authorities, Protesters As Airport Cancels Flight Second Day


Hong Kong Protest: UN Cautions Authorities, Protesters As Airport Cancels Flight Second Day

Act with restraint’ UN urges Hong Kong authorities and protestors, as airport is disrupted for a second day After two consecutive days of chaos at Hong […]

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UN Envoy Seeks Urgent Assistance For Children Trapped In Armed Conflict

no responses. August 4, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

UN Envoy Seeks Urgent Assistance For Children Trapped In Armed Conflict


UN Envoy Seeks Urgent Assistance For Children Trapped In Armed Conflict

“Security Council must ‘come together’ to address the plight of children trapped in armed conflict.” It is “vitally important” that the Security Council “come together” on […]

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NICEF must triple budget to combat Ebola outbreak in DR Congo; complex crisis impacting unprecedented number of children

no responses. July 31, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Ebola Outbreak: UNICEF To Intensify Overall Public Health Response, Launch Measles Vaccinations In DRC


Ebola Outbreak: UNICEF To Intensify Overall Public Health Response, Launch Measles Vaccinations In DRC

UNICEF must triple budget to combat Ebola outbreak in DR Congo; complex crisis impacting unprecedented number of children With an unprecedented number of children affected by […]

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no responses. July 31, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

At Least 28 Killed As Afghan Bus Hits ‘Taliban’ Bomb


At Least 28 Killed As Afghan Bus Hits ‘Taliban’ Bomb

Report says Dozens of passengers, mainly women, and children, were killed in western Afghanistan early Wednesday when the bus they were travelling in hit a roadside […]

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no responses. July 31, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Shin Ok-ju: S Korean Doomsday Cult Leader Jailed For Six Years


Shin Ok-ju: S Korean Doomsday Cult Leader Jailed For Six Years

Report says the leader of a South Korean doomsday cult has been sentenced to six years in jail for holding her followers captive in Fiji and […]

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no responses. July 30, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Questions Over India Teen Rape Victim’s Car Crash


Questions Over India Teen Rape Victim’s Car Crash

Report says a teenager who accused a ruling party lawmaker of rape in 2017 has been seriously injured in a road accident in India’s northern Uttar […]

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UN Secretary-General António Guterres

no responses. July 29, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

UN Chief Extends Condolences To Families Of China Landslide Casualties


UN Chief Extends Condolences To Families Of China Landslide Casualties

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has extended his condolences to the families of those killed in Sunday’s landslides, in the southern Chinese province of Guizou, which […]

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WHO Calls For Adequate Funding, Strong Political Commitment To Eliminate Hepatitis By 2030

no responses. July 28, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

WHO Calls For Adequate Funding, Strong Political Commitment To End Hepatitis By 2030


WHO Calls For Adequate Funding, Strong Political Commitment To End Hepatitis By 2030

The World Health Organization,WHO has called on partners and pharmaceutical companies to reduce the cost of hepatitis B and C diagnostics and medicines. The WHO Regional […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 Elizabeth David

Breaking: Boris Johnson Elected Britain’s New Prime Minister And Conservative Leader


Breaking: Boris Johnson Elected Britain’s New Prime Minister And Conservative Leader

Boris Johnson, the ebullient Brexiteer who has promised to lead Britain out of the European Union with or without a deal by Halloween, will replace Theresa May as prime […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

New UK Prime Minister: Johnson And Hunt Await Conservative Leadership Vote


New UK Prime Minister: Johnson And Hunt Await Conservative Leadership Vote

Either Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt will become the new Conservative leader on Tuesday as the result of the contest to succeed Theresa May is announced. […]

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no responses. July 23, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Hong Kong Protests: Armed Mob Violence Leaves City In Shock


Hong Kong Protests: Armed Mob Violence Leaves City In Shock

Report says Hong Kong has been left in shock after a night of violence on Sunday, which saw dozens of masked men storm a train station. […]

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Afghanistan: UN Mission Condemns Indiscriminate Blasts’ In Civilian Areas

no responses. July 23, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Afghanistan: UN Mission Condemns Indiscriminate Blasts’ In Civilian Areas


Afghanistan: UN Mission Condemns Indiscriminate Blasts’ In Civilian Areas

The “deliberate targeting of educational facilities” during armed conflict is “a war crime”, the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) said on Friday after a […]

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#IAS2019: WHO Issues Caution About Use Of Dolutegravir Drug By Women During Pregnancy

no responses. July 23, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

#IAS2019: WHO Issues Caution About Use Of Dolutegravir Drug By Women During Pregnancy


#IAS2019: WHO Issues Caution About Use Of Dolutegravir Drug By Women During Pregnancy

The safety of the HIV treatment drug, dolutegravir (DTG), during pregnancy has been one of the most urgent questions in global health for the past year. […]

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D-8 Consultation re-energizes member countries’ commitment to health development

no responses. July 17, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

D-8 Consultation Re-energizes Member Countries’ Commitment To Health Development


D-8 Consultation Re-energizes Member Countries’ Commitment To Health Development

The Development-8 Organization for Economic Development- countries met on the 19th -20th June, 2019, In Abuja Nigeria, The D-8, cooperation are Bangladesh, Egypt, Nigeria, Indonesia, Iran, […]

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no responses. July 17, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Sudan Junta And Civilians Sign Power-Sharing Deal


Sudan Junta And Civilians Sign Power-Sharing Deal

The Sudan’s ruling military council and opposition leaders have signed a power-sharing accord after all-night talks. According to the report, It is a “historic moment” for […]

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no responses. July 17, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Rohingya Crisis: US Imposes Sanctions On Top Myanmar Generals


Rohingya Crisis: US Imposes Sanctions On Top Myanmar Generals

The US has imposed sanctions on Myanmar’s top general and three senior officers, accusing them of human rights violations against Rohingya Muslims. The generals and their […]

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