WHO Says Prolonged Wearing Of Face Mask Not Dangerous

The World Health Organization Has Said A Claim Being Widely Shared On Social Media That The Prolonged Wearing Of Masks Can Be Dangerous Is “Not True At All”,. An Article Making The Claim First Appeared Online In Spanish Towards The End Of April. It Circulated Widely In Spanish-Speaking Countries, Before A Translation Appeared On English Outlets And A Nigerian News Site. The Report Alleged That Prolonged Breathing While Wearing Masks Leads To Inhalation Of Carbon Dioxide, Which Makes People Dizzy And Deprives The Body Of Oxygen. It Also Claimed People…

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Indian And Chinese Troops ‘Clash On Border’ In Sikkim

Dozens of Indian and Chinese soldiers have exchanged physical blows in a clash on the shared border, Indian media report. Seven Chinese and four Indian troops were injured, an army official reportedly said, near the Naku La sector in the border state of Sikkim. Local commanders spoke and resolved the dispute, which took place on Saturday. The two countries have competing claims over their shared 3,400 kilometre (2,100 mile) border. The latest tense face-off took place near the Naku La sector in Sikkim, more than 5,000 metres (16,400ft) above sea…

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Coronavirus: Germany Infection Rate Rises As Lockdown Eases

Coronavirus infections are rising in Germany, official data shows, just days after the country eased its lockdown restrictions. According to the Robert Koch Institute (RKI), Germany’s reproduction rate – the number of people each confirmed patient infects – is now above 1. This means the number of infections is now rising in the country. The report came as thousands of Germans gathered on Saturday calling for a total end to the lockdown. Chancellor Angela Merkel announced a broad relaxation of national restrictions on Wednesday after talks with the leaders of…

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COVID-19: NHRC Condemns Alleged Discrimination Against Nigerians, Africans in China  

The National Human Rights Commission has expressed  concern  over the alleged maltreatment of Nigerians and Africans in Guangzhou and other parts of the Peoples Republic of China. In statement signed by the commission’s executive secretary  Tony Ojukwu Esq, on Saturday Says; “Information at our disposal indicates that Nigerians and other African nationals have been singled out for forced quarantine despite undergoing an initial 14-day quarantine.” the statement also lament the Reported case of ejection of Nigerians from their homes and hotels by the Chinese authorities which the NHRCN described as…

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Covid-19: Tips On How To Work From Home

Make sure you have what you need to work remotely By Kim Lyons If you’re starting to work from home or just got a remote position, you’re probably looking forward to not spending time on a frustrating commute and staying in your pajamas until noon. Enjoy that for the first day or two! But if you’re planning to work from home for an extended period of time — or permanently — there are a few ways to make sure you can be productive at your job while still enjoying the…

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FG shuts Lagos, Abuja airports Monday Over Coronavirus

The Federal Government says the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos; and Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja will be shut effective Monday, March 23. This is contained in a statement signed by the Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority, Capt. Musa Nuhu. The closure of international flight operations at the Lagos and Abuja airports is in addition to the three other international airports in Kano, Enugu and Port Harcourt shut for flight operations on Saturday. Nuhu said the closure would last till April 23, adding that emergency and essential flights…

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Coronavirus: Chinese Govt Says No National Return To Nigeria, Calls For Unity

The Chinese Goverment Monday Says No Chinese National Return To Nigeria After The Outbreak Of Coronavirus In China. The Chinese Ambassador To Nigeria Dr.  Zhou Pingjian Made This Known During Press Conference In Abuja. Correspondent Alhassan Bala Reports The Chinese Ambassador As Saying The Outbreak Of The Virus Will Not Affect The China Economy While Seeking A United Front Against The Scourge. Spread the love

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Nigeria, Other Developing Countries Seek End To Worsening Health Challenges, Sign MoU

  Nigeria And 7 Other Developing Countries Have Signed Memorandum Of Understanding To Solve Health Challenges Confronting Their Respective Countries. Nigerian Minister Of State For Foreign Affairs Zubairu Dada Signed On Behalf Of Nigerian Government. Correspondent Alhassan Bala Has More. Spread the love

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Pres. Buhari, ECOWAS Leaders Lament Terrorists Attack, Calls For new Strategy

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari Has On Saturday Express Anger Over The Recurring Attack By  Terrorists In The Sub-Region. Buhari While Speaking At The 56th Ordinary Session Of The ECOWAS Authority Of Heads Of State And Governments, Says The Leaders In The Sub-Region Need To Re-Strategize On How To End Terrorism.  Correspondent Alhassan Bala Report The Chairman Of The ECOWAS Authority Of Heads Of State And Governments Muhammadou Issoufou And The President Of ECOWAS Commission Jean-Claude Kassi As Expressing Concern Over Security Threat In The Sub-Region.  www.itvabuja.tv www.youtube.com/itvabujang www.facebook.com/itvabujang Twitter:@itv_abuja Instagram:@itv_abuja…

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Algerian Ex-Prime Minister Tebboune Wins Presidential Election

Algeria’s Electoral Body Has On Friday Annouced Former Prime Minister Abdelmadjid Tebboune As Winner Of The Country’s Thursday’s Presidential Election With 58 Per Cent Of The Vote, According To Preliminary Results. The Electoral Body’s Head Said In A Televised News Conference The Final Voter Turnout Was 40 Per Cent,. Tebboune Served As Prime Minister For Less Than Three Months In 2017. He Was Then Dismissed By Then-President Abdel Aziz Bouteflika. www.itvabuja.tv www.itvabuja.tv/live www.facebook.com/itvabujang www.youtube.com/itvabujang twitter:@itv_abuja instragram:@itv_abuja Spread the love

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