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no responses. May 30, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

José Castro Cautions Against US Withdrawal From WHO


José Castro Cautions Against US Withdrawal From WHO

Statement from José Luis Castro, President and CEO, Vital Strategies, on President Trump’s announcing U.S. withdrawal from the World Health Organization: “This global emergency is far […]

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no responses. May 28, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

China’s Parliament Backs Hong Kong Security Bill


China’s Parliament Backs Hong Kong Security Bill

Report says China’s parliament has backed a new security law for Hong Kong which would make it a crime to undermine Beijing’s authority in the territory. […]

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Hong Kong

no responses. May 25, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas As Protesters Decry China’s Security Law


Hong Kong Police Fire Tear Gas As Protesters Decry China’s Security Law

Thousands take to streets amid coronavirus-related restrictions to protest against proposed new national security law. Hong Kong police have fired volleys of tear gas at demonstrators […]

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court

no responses. May 15, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Fraudulent Deals: ADB Debars China Zhonghao Limited For 18 Months


Fraudulent Deals: ADB Debars China Zhonghao Limited For 18 Months

The African Development Bank ( ADB) has debarred China Zhonghao Limited, employer of two Chinese recently arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, […]

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Donald_Trump Commons

no responses. April 16, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Covid-19: Trump Halts US Payments To WHO


Covid-19: Trump Halts US Payments To WHO

President Donald Trump says he has directed a halt to U.S. payments to the World Health Organization pending a review of its warnings about the coronavirus […]

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no responses. April 10, 2020 debby eselebor

Chinese Football Clubs To Cut Salaries Over Coronavirus


Chinese Football Clubs To Cut Salaries Over Coronavirus

Chinese football clubs look set to become the latest to cut player salaries as teams throughout world football attempt to offset the financial blow of the […]

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NUJ

no responses. April 6, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Covid-19: NUJ Cautions Government Over Invitation Of Chinese Doctors


Covid-19: NUJ Cautions Government Over Invitation Of Chinese Doctors

The Nigeria Union of Journalists National Secretariat has expressed dismay over decision of the Federal Government to bring Chinese Medical doctors to Nigeria to fight Covid […]

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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 30, 2020 debby eselebor

Amokachi Advises Ighalo To dump Man United For China’s N190 Million-a-week Pay


Amokachi Advises Ighalo To dump Man United For China’s N190 Million-a-week Pay

Former Super Eagles Striker, Daniel Amokachi, has advised Odion Ighalo, who is currently on loan at Manchester United to accept the £400,000 weekly (about N190 million) salary his […]

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no responses. March 29, 2020 debby eselebor

Chinese Club Offers Ighalo Bumper Deal; Star May Become Africa’s Best Paid


Chinese Club Offers Ighalo Bumper Deal; Star May Become Africa’s Best Paid

Former Nigeria international Odion Ighalo would have to make up his mind if he likes to continue chasing his dream at Manchester United or he would return to […]

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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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no responses. March 4, 2020 Enuwa Ochai

Coronavirus: KQ Counting Losses, Kenya Bans Flights From Milan, Verona


Coronavirus: KQ Counting Losses, Kenya Bans Flights From Milan, Verona

The economic fallout from the coronavirus outbreak for African airlines is only becoming clearer now. For Kenya airways, the losses amount to $8m almost a month […]

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no responses. February 27, 2020 Enuwa Ochai

Coronavirus: Senate Orders FG To Quarantine Travellers From China


Coronavirus: Senate Orders FG To Quarantine Travellers From China

The Senate on Thursday, ordered the Federal Government to quarantine any Traveller from China to Nigeria either through the Air or Seaports. The Upper legislative Chamber […]

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no responses. February 3, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

More Countries Issue Travel Ban To China


More Countries Issue Travel Ban To China

Reports say more countries have banned travel to China in the wake of the outbreak of the novel coronavirus As the death toll rose above 300 […]

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Coronavirus: First Case Confirmed In Gulf Region, WHO To Assess Global Emergency Risk On Thursday

no responses. January 30, 2020 Enuwa Ochai

Coronavirus: Senate Cautions Aviation Ministry To Monitor Travellers From China


Coronavirus: Senate Cautions Aviation Ministry To Monitor Travellers From China

The Senate has urged the Federal Ministry of Aviation to immediately take steps to ensure that all persons arriving from China, especially Chinese citizens from Nigeria […]

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Coronavirus: ‘Not Yet A Global Health Emergency’- WHO

no responses. January 28, 2020 Enuwa Ochai

China Confirms 4,500 Cases Of Virus


China Confirms 4,500 Cases Of Virus

China has confirmed more than 4,500 cases of a new virus, with 106 deaths. Most have been in the central city of Wuhan where the outbreak […]

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4th US Case Of Coronavirus Confirmed As Death Toll Rises To 56 In China

no responses. January 26, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Coronavirus: 4th Case Confirmed In US, As Death Toll Rises To 56 In China


Coronavirus: 4th Case Confirmed In US, As Death Toll Rises To 56 In China

The Trump administration is being urged to declare a formal public health emergency as a fourth case of the deadly coronavirus in the United States was […]

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China Warns Coronavirus May Spread As Death Toll Hits Nine

no responses. January 22, 2020 Enuwa Ochai

Corona Virus: FAAN Assures Of Safety


Corona Virus: FAAN Assures Of Safety

The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has appealed to passengers and other airport users to comply with all quarantine procedures at the nation’s airports due […]

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no responses. January 20, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

China To Ban Plastic Bags In Major Cities By End Of 2020


China To Ban Plastic Bags In Major Cities By End Of 2020

  Reports say China is stepping up restrictions on the production, sale and use of single-use plastic products, the state planner said on Sunday, as it […]

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no responses. January 15, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

China Sinkhole: Six killed As Ground Swallows Bus


China Sinkhole: Six killed As Ground Swallows Bus

Report says at least six people have been killed and 16 injured after an enormous sinkhole swallowed a bus and a number of pedestrians in central […]

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