Daily Archives: June 7, 2020

Coronavirus: Abia cases quadruple as Nigeria records 260 new infections

Related News The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Sunday, announced 260 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 12,486. Abia State recorded the highest daily figure on Sunday with 67 infections, more than quadruple its initial 16 infections since February. …

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Court to decide whether to jail embattled Samsung heir again

SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee on Monday arrived at a South Korean court which will rule whether he will be sent back to jail after more than two years of freedom, as new allegations dog the executive and cast a pall over the country’s top conglomerate. …

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Africa: Bad Philanthropy – The Rinsing of Toxic Money

Peacebuilding and the achievement of equitable, sustainable societies are threatened by philanthropic activities that result from tainted sources or impose values different from those of the supposed beneficiaries. If philanthropy can be defined as the desire to promote the welfare of others, expressed by the generous donation of money to …

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JAMB directs applicants to print result slips

By Frank Ikpefan, Abuja The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has told candidates who wrote the 2020 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME) to print their result notification slips. It also announced the 2020 policy meeting of all tertiary institutions will hold on 16th June, 2020. Stakeholders are expected to …

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Edo: Intrigues as Obaseki, Oshiomhole go for broke

Following the decision of six chieftains to join the list of aspirants contesting with Governor Godwin Obaseki for the governorship ticket of All Progressives Congress (APC), ‘DARE ODUFOWOKAN, Assistant Editor, reports that the intrigues in Edo APC have further deepened The seething pot is now spilling its content in Edo …

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Rape, rape everywhere 

Editorial The ugly cycle of violent crimes has now turned full circle on rape and incest in all parts of the country. Non-governmental organisations swept through Benin City, Edo State last week, demanding justice in the mortal rape of Uwaila Omozuwa, an 100- level undergraduate of the University of Benin. …

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