Only a few weeks ago, China, where the outbreak began, was the only country to suspend classes. But the virus has spread so quickly that by Wednesday, 22 countries on three continents had announced school closures of varying degrees, leading the United Nations to warn that “the global scale and speed of the current educational disruption is unparalleled.” At the this time students in South Korea, Iran, Japan, France, Pakistan and elsewhere — some for only a few days, others for weeks on end. Italy is suffering one of the deadliest outbreaks outside China, according to the officials on Wednesday said that they would extend school closures beyond the north, where the government has urge a lockdown on several towns, to the entire nation. All schools and universities will remai
Beijing and Shanghai will now require people who have recently visited countries where infections are on the rise to undergo quarantines. A passenger arriving at Beijing Capital International Airport. Major cities across China have announced new travel restrictions on people who have recently visited countries where coronavirus infections are on the rise. On Tuesday, the authorities in Shanghai said that all travelers entering the city who have visited countries with significant outbreaks within the last two weeks must undergo a 14-day quarantine at home or at an approved isolation facility. Officials in Guangdong Province announced similar measures, the state media reported on Tuesday. And a city official in Beijing announced on Tuesday that al
A new system uses software to dictate quarantines — and appears to send personal data to police, in a troubling precedent for automated social control. HANGZHOU, China — As China encourages people to return to work despite the coronavirus outbreak, it has begun a bold mass experiment in using data to regulate citizens’ lives — by requiring them to use software on their smartphones that dictates whether they should be quarantined or allowed into subways, malls and other public spaces. But a New York Times analysis of the software’s code found that the system does more than decide in real time whether someone poses a contagion risk. It also appears to share information with the police, setting a template for new forms of automated social control that could persist long after the epidem
Airbus company is gradually restarting its convention line in China. While General Motors began restricted production on Saturday, Toyota followed up on Monday morning. With a lot of bothered poking from Beijing — China is now trying to reopen for business. The known world’s second-largest economy practically shut down three weeks ago as a viral outbreak disease holds up a thousands of people, unexpectedly elongating a Chinese holiday. The hold set of warning that the global economy could be in jeopardy if the world’s pre-eminent manufacturing powerhouse stayed shut for long. Now, as some factories jaks back into action, the monumental task of restarting China is becoming clear. China’s efforts to contain the virus are clashing with its push to get the country back to work, requ
Governor Yahaya Bello has suspended the Vice Chancellor of Kogi State University, Prof Abdulkadir and the Rector of Kogi State Polytechnic, Prof Atureta According to reports, the Governor insisted that the two top officials’ non-compliance with the Treasury Single Account (TSA) policy of the state government amounted to insurbordination and he allegedly refused to be placated over it. The state’s Commissioner for Information and Communication, Kingsley Fanwo confirmed the suspension of the two top officials and also reveal that the Chief Medical Director of the State Specialist Hospital, Dr Ahmed Attah was also suspended for a similar offence on February 7. Fanwo urged top management of agencies in the state to fully abide by the new financial guidelines as no one will be shielded w
According to a statement by the NNPC spokeperson Samson Makoji,the 645mmscfd gas supply translates to power generation of 2,178MW. The October 2019 gas supply to power averaged 553mmscfd to generate 2,050 MW. The report further stated that national gas production in November 2019 stood at 228.65billion Cubic Feet (BCF), translating to an average daily production of 7,621.68Million Standard Cubic Feet per day (mmscfd) A breakdown of the report shows that a total of 3,091.24BCF of gas was produced, between 2018 November and 2019 November, representing an average daily production of 7,882.27mmscfd during the period. In the period under review production from Joint Ventures (JVs), production Sharing Contracts (PSCs) and Nigerian Petroleum Development Company (NPDC) contributed abou...
The bodies of kobe Bryant and his daugther Gainna 13yr of age has been released to the family members of the dead by the los Angeles country coroner's office. A week after the helicopter crash killing both father and daugther and seven other in california. The remains of the 41yr old NBA legend and his dauther who died during the helicopter crash in a hill side in calabasas, california on January 26, were returned after confirmation of their identity and the cause of death was resolved by investigators. the remians of Ara Zabagan the pilot and the passengers by name Sarah Chester 45yrs and her daugther payton, 13 yrs of age , Christian Mauser 38yrs. The remains of passenger, John Altobelli, 56,his wife 46 and their daugther Alyssa 14 are ready to be released to the family but have not...
Jelani Maraj (Nicki Minaj's older brother) was sentenced to 25 years of life in prison on the 27th of January,2020 at a Long Island, NY Court for raping his (now former) then 11 year old stepdaughter repeatedly. Jelani begged for mercy during sentencing, claiming he had an "excessive drinking problem" although he still maintained being innocent and believes the whole rape story was fabricated to extort his famous sister, Nicki Minaj. The Judge had less sympathy for Maraj and declared him guilty of ruining the girl, who was said to be now suicidal due to the rapes. Therefore Jelani Maraj was proven guilty of predatory sexual assault.
Precious Omordia, who has reportedly been confirmed dead after drowning at Okotie River was a final year Physiology student in Delta State University. Late Precious Omordia's friend who were swimming with him,allegedly fled away from the incident when they realized he was drowning, without seeking help. A search was later launched by his hostel mates who got worried about his whereabouts,which finally resulted in the discovery of his corpse. His Corpse has been taken back to Agbor, his hometown, after informing the deceased's father about the incident.
Davido's recent post on his instagram page that contained where he was holding the bosom of his fiancee, Chioma Avril Rowland at his brother's wedding, has resulted in a lot of reactions from fans. However, Etinosa Idemudia, a nollywood actress commented on the post, emphasizing on the F-word caption attached to his post and this resulted in Davido's fan blasting her on the comment section, here is what Etinosa said; "Not ordinary fuck yall oh. Heavy fuck yall. infact fuck yall with a touch of ogun kee yall. This family is blessed and kept from all evil eyes" Fans of Davido who probably read the wrong meaning to her comment,blasted her on the comment section and made bad comments on her own love life where she is currently dating a man younger than her and a whole lot of nasty things...