Tag: Australia

NAFDAC warns Nigerians against apple, blackcurrant from Australia

Abdul Jimoh- August 25, 2020

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has cautioned Nigerians to stop the consumption of an organic apple and black currant ... Read More

Facial recognition Firm Clearview AI probed by UK, Australia for Privacy Issues

Henry Solomon- July 9, 2020

Britain’s data watchdog and its Australian counterpart on Thursday said they launched a joint investigation into the personal information handling practices of facial recognition technology ... Read More

Australia Breaks Heat Record

Henry Solomon- December 18, 2019

Australia on Tuesday endured the hottest day on record, according to preliminary results from the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) released on Wednesday. Diana Eadie, a ... Read More

Pogba Earns France 2-1 a Victory as VAR Technology Plays Part

Henry Solomon- June 16, 2018

Paul Pogba scored a late goal to earn France a hard-fought 2-1 win against Australia in their opening World Cup Group C game on Saturday. ... Read More

Amusan Gets Nigeria’s First Athletics Gold Medal at Commonwealth Games

Henry Solomon- April 13, 2018

Oluwatobiloba Amusan has won the gold medal in the Women’s 100m hurdles event on Friday at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. She ... Read More

Authorities Say Citizens Of 24 Countries Among Dead, Injured In Barcelona Attack

Abdul Jimoh- August 18, 2017

Citizens from at least 24 countries have been injured or killed in the van attack in the Las Ramblas area of Barcelona and the coastal ... Read More

FIFA Confederations Cup: Cameroon, Australia Share Spoils In Saint Petersburg

Henry Solomon- June 22, 2017

Cameroon and Australia played out a 1-1 draw in Saint Petersburg, with a point aiding neither of their hopes of reaching the FIFA Confederations Cup ... Read More

Medicinal Cannabis Effective Treatment For Severe Epilepsy ~ Australian Study

Abdul Jimoh- May 25, 2017

Epilepsy patient Calling For Help An Australian study has found the first evidence that medicinal cannabis can reduce seizures in children with severe epilepsy. The ... Read More

Survey Indicates Many Are Happy To Go Cashless

Henry Solomon- April 26, 2017

A survey conducted by Ipsos for the ING bank website eZonomics on Wednesday showed that more than a third of Europeans and Americans would be ... Read More

Unveiled: Finalists of 2017 Commonwealth Youth Awards

Henry Solomon- March 1, 2017

The founder of a youth-led organisation in Papua New Guinea that uses sport as a tool to end violence against women, and the owner of ... Read More

The Greatest Ever Olympian In History With 18 Gold, 2 Silver and 2 Bronze

Tanimu- August 22, 2016

Micheal Phelps At the age of 15, Phelps became the youngest American male swimmer to compete at an Olympic Games in 68 years. While he ... Read More

Malaysia Airlines MH370 Possible Debris Arrives Australia For Testing

Henry Solomon- March 21, 2016

(Photo: NBC) Possible debris from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, found earlier this month off the southeast African coast two years after its disappearance which ... Read More

FG Welcomes US, Austaralia, Canada, Japan, Turkey & European Envoys’ Support For Northeast Rehabilitation

Abdul Jimoh- January 19, 2016

Vice President of the Republic of Nigeria Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has welcomed the offer of support from Ambassadors from several nations who ... Read More

Persons With Disability Show Abilities Through Pictures

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2015

Healthcare and economic empowerment has continued to come the way of persons with physical and mental disability in Nigeria as the Australian government say it ... Read More

77,000 Australia vehicles had emissions cheating software Says Volkswagen

Henry Solomon- October 7, 2015

Volkswagen Front Logo (Photo: Internet) The Australian unit of Volkswagen said on Wednesday some 77,000 vehicles sold in the country had been fitted with devices ... Read More

NEITI Wins Award in Sydney

admin- June 11, 2013

President Goodluck Jonathan has been presented with the award to Nigeria as best country implementing the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative won in Sydney. NEITI chairman, ... Read More