Monday, April 6, 2020

Coronavirus Crisis will End ‘Unhealthy’ Spending in Football, Says Bayern Legend,...

Bayern Munich chairman, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge, has said the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic will stop the “unhealthy” inflation of player wages and transfer...

Google to Publish World User Location Data to Help Governments Tackle...

Google has announced that as from Friday, it will be publishing users’ location data around the world to allow governments to gauge the effectiveness...

COVID-19: Couple Names Twin Babies Corona and Covid

An Indian couple has named their newborn twins as Corona and Covid, names connected with the pandemic raging in the world. For the couple based...

Saudi Arabia Imposes 24-Hour Curfew on Mecca, Medina

Saudi Arabian authorities have extended curfew restrictions on Islam’s two holiest cities to 24 hours to stem the spread of coronavirus. This was due to...

Philippines Ambassador Dies of Coronavirus 

The Philippines’ ambassador to Lebanon, Bernardita Catalla, has died of coronavirus on Thursday, according to a statement.  Philippines’ department of foreign affairs in the statement...

COVID-19: Africa Records 5,013 Confirmed Cases,157 Deaths – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO), Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville, Congo, says there are now 5,013 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in 46...

Covid-19: 209 Die in UK within 24 Hours

The death toll from coronavirus in the United Kingdom has increased by 209 people in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of...

Coronavirus: Spain’s Casualty Tops 5,600 as 832 Die in 24 Hours

The death toll from coronavirus in Spain surged to over 5,600 on Saturday after a record 832 people died in 24 hours. The number of...

UK’s Coronavirus Death Toll Leaps by 260 in a 24 Hrs,...

The UK coronavirus death toll on Saturday jumped to 1,019 after 260 people died in the last 24 hours. According to reports, a total of...

British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, Tests Positive to Coronavirus

British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has gone into self-isolation after testing positive for COVID-19. “Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and...

Germany to Condut 500,000 Coronavirus Test per Week

Germany on Thursday announced that the country will be conducting 500,000 coronavirus tests per week to curb the virus spread. A virologist Christia  Drosten at...

IMF, World Bank Suspend Debt Payment

The International Monetary Fund and World Bank on Wednesday have called for governments to put a hold on debt payments from the world’s poorest...

COVID-19: Spain Records Second Highest Death Toll

Spain on Wednesday surpassed China to record the world’s second-highest death toll from the coronavirus pandemic. According to Spanish officials, 738 new deaths were recorded...

Prince Charles Tests Positive to Coronavirus

Prince Charles has tested positive to coronavirus, Clarence House has announced. The Duchess of Cornwall has also been tested but does not have the virus. In...

IOC Officially Postpones 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games in Japan

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has officially postponed the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games after talks with Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe. IOC disclosed that the...

Young Zimbabwean Broadcaster Dies of Coronavirus

A famous 30-year-old television journalist has died in Zimbabwe after contracting the new coronavirus infection. Zororo Makamba was one of the two people who tested...

Covid-19: UK Asks 1.5m Vulnerable Citizens to Stay Home

In view of the rising cases of coronavirus infections across the globe, the United Kingdom has told its 1.5 million most vulnerable citizens to...

Coronavirus: German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, Quarantined

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has isolated herself at home after a doctor she saw last week tested positive for coronavirus. She was told on Sunday...

Bayern Munich Striker, Lewandowski, Donates N395m to Fight Coronavirus

Bayern Munich striker, Robert Lewandowski, and his wife Anna have contributed one million euros (395 million naira) to fight coronavirus. Team-mates Leon Goretzka and Joshua...

Country Music Legend, Kenny Rogers, Dies at 81

Country music legend, Kenny Rogers,  died on Friday night at the age of 81, according to a family statement.  The Houston-born singer "passed away peacefully...

Facebook to Offer Advance Workplace Platform to Emergency Services, Government Organisations for...

Facebook has announced that it will be supporting emergency services and government organisations globally by providing free access to its advanced workplace platform for...

Coronavirus Death Toll Now over 8,000 – WHO

World Health Organisation (WHO) in its latest report has said that no fewer than 200,000 cases of Coronavirus ( COVID-19) have now been reported...

US, China, Trade Blames over Coronavirus Origin

A spat between the US and China over the novel coronavirus escalated on Tuesday as President Donald Trump irritated Beijing by referring to the...

BREAKING: US Begins First Human Trial of Coronavirus Vaccine

The first human trial to evaluate a candidate vaccine against coronavirus disease 2019 has begun in Seattle, US health officials said on Monday. “The open-label...

Trump Tests Negative for Coronavirus

US President, Donald Trump, has tested negative for the coronavirus Trump took the test on Friday, he said during a Saturday news conference, after coming...

Trump Extends Travel Ban to UK, Ireland

The United States had announced that UK and Ireland have been included in the recent travel ban placed on European countries over the coronavirus...

Spain Minister Tests Positive for Coronavirus 

The government of Spain has announced that it's Equality Minister, Irene Montero, has tested positive for coronavirus. According to a statement on Thursday, the Minister...

Coronavirus: Trump Bans Travel from Europe to US for 30 Days

The United States President, Donald Trump, has announced the ban of travelers coming in from Europe as part of measures to curb the spread...

Breaking: WHO Officially Labels Coronavirus a Pandemic

The World Health Organisation has declared the novel coronavirus which continues to spread fast around the world as a pandemic. WHO chief, Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus,...

Coronavirus: Harvard Sends Students Out of Dorms, Begins Virtual Classes 

Harvard University has asked students to move out of their dorms in five days following coronavirus outbreak while those on spring break have been...

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