By Chioma Onuegbu – Uyo The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, Akwa Ibom State Command said it secured a total of 24 convictions in the year 2019. The NDLEA State Commander, Mr. Mohammed Sokoto, who disclosed this to newsmen yesterday said the convicted persons were among the 385 suspects arrested within the period. According
In its move to reposition itself, become more relevant and strategic in the scheme of things in Nigeria today, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Governors’ Forum (PDP-GF), has begun engaging global stakeholders. Gov Aminu Waziri Tambuwal of Sokoto State, who is also the new chairman of the Forum, held separate meetings with the European Union
Having left Manchester United almost a decade ago, it’s no surprise that international soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to bid farewell to his home in the affluent English village of Alderley Edge, just 15 miles away from his former playing ground at Old Trafford. Mr. Ronaldo, who now plays forward for Italian club Juventus,
Xi Jinping made his remarks during talks with head of the WHO in Beijing as a host of nations prepared to airlift their citizens from Wuhan, the epicentre of the outbreak. "Chinese people are currently engaged in a serious struggle against an epidemic of a new type of coronavirus infection," Xi told WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.
Via Twitter, this remarkable news from the New York Times:BOSTON — Charles M. Lieber, the chair of Harvard’s department of chemistry and chemical biology, was charged on Tuesday with making false statements about money he had received from a Chinese government-run program, part of a broad-ranging F.B.I. effort to root out scientists suspected of stealing biomedical research from American laboratories. Dr. Lieber, a leader in the field of nanoscale electronics, was one of three Boston-area... Читать дальше...
Trump-supporting CNN contributor Rick Santorum on Tuesday admitted that President Donald Trump likely told former national security adviser John Bolton that he was extorting the Ukrainian government to push it to investigate his political opponents — but then insisted that the president didn’t really mean it. While discussing the latest reported revelations from Bolton’s upcoming […]
“The directors have concluded that the previously highlighted material uncertainty around the (Bharti) Group’s ability to continue as a going concern no longer exists, and that the Group has adequate committed and non-committed facilities to operate as a going concern,” Bharti unit Airtel Africa said in its December quarter earnings report.
During an event at the White House celebrating the unveiling of President Trump’s new Middle East peace plan, Trump took a moment to praise Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for his recent dust up with an NPR reporter. Standing alongside Israeli president Benjamin Netanyahu, Trump pointed to “our great Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo,” prompting […]