Imo Govt Shuts Down Schools, Takes Strict Measures to Combat Coronavirus

ThankGod Emeh, Owerri. Imo State government has ordered the closure of all primary and secondary schools as wel as tertiary institutions in the state till the Coronavirus outbreak is eventually


Nigeria Reports 10 New Coronavirus Cases In Lagos, Abuja

Nigeria now has 10 new cases of the new coronavirus, the nation’s health minister confirmed on Saturday. This brings the total number of cases in the country to 22. “Nigeria


China Reports No New Local Virus Cases For Third Day Running

China reported no new local cases of the deadly coronavirus for a third consecutive day Saturday, but confirmed the highest yet increase in infections from abroad. The rate of infection


Pentagon Tests Unarmed Prototype Hypersonic Missile

The United States announced Friday it has successfully tested an unarmed prototype of a hypersonic missile, a nuclear-capable weapon that could accelerate the arms race between superpowers. The Pentagon said


Nigeria’s Index Coronavirus Patient Confirmed Negative, Discharged

The Lagos State government has confirmed the discharge of Nigeria’s index Coronavirus patient. The patient, who is an Italian, has been receiving treatment at the Infectious Disease Hospital in Yaba,


US Priest Offers Drive-through Confessions Amidst Covid-19 Panic, Preventive Measures

The United States has long loved its drive-ins and drive-throughs: for movies, fast food, pharmacies and banking. Now the coronavirus pandemic has added a new one: Catholic confessions. With his


Country Music Icon Kenny Rogers Dies at 81

Country music legend Kenny Rogers, whose career spanned six decades, has died at the age of 81, his family said late Friday. “Rogers passed away peacefully at home from natural


North Korea fires two ‘ballistic missiles’ into sea

North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast on Saturday, the latest in a series of such launches by Pyongyang as the world