Tag: World

Microplastics Have Contaminated The Deepest Part of World’s Ocean – Study Shows

Henry Solomon- December 5, 2018

The deepest part of the world’s ocean and its hadal bottom waters have been polluted by microplastics, according to a study published in Geochemical Perspectives ... Read More

UNICEF Holds Global Meeting on Open Defecation

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2018

The UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is meeting with key players in sanitation, among other stakeholders in West Africa, to strengthen local sanitation markets, its Supply ... Read More

Morocco Fail to Grab a Point as Iran Snatch Late Win

Henry Solomon- June 15, 2018

For the second time on Friday, a last-minute goal has transformed the state of a group at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, and cut ... Read More

Norwegian Lawmakers Nominate President Trump for 2018 Nobel Peace Prize

Henry Solomon- June 13, 2018

Two Norwegian lawmakers on Wednesday nominated U.S. President Donald Trump nominated for the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize, citing Trump’s historic summit on Tuesday with North ... Read More

Global Index Indicates The World is Less Peaceful

Henry Solomon- June 6, 2018

The world is less peaceful than a decade ago, mostly due to the conflict in the Middle East and Africa that is costing the global ... Read More

Global Warning: 1 Out of World’s 6,000 Languages Disappears in Every 2 Weeks

Henry Solomon- February 22, 2018

The UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), has warned that at least one out of the world’s estimated 6,000 languages disappears every two weeks. ... Read More

How Mark Wahlberg Became World’s Highest Paid Actor For 2017

Henry Solomon- August 24, 2017

American actor Mark Wahlberg has been named the world’s highest paid actor for 2017, with an estimated earning of 68 million dollars before taxes over ... Read More

Facebook, WhatsApp Quarterly Update on Connecting The World

AMT Tanimu- May 4, 2017

Facebook and WhatsApp announced its quarterly results and gave an update on the progress connecting the world. Facebook now has more than 1.9 billion people, ... Read More

Research Findings Shows Where Babies Cry More In The World

AMT Tanimu- April 3, 2017

(Reuters/NAN) Babies cry more in Britain, Canada, Italy and Netherlands than in other countries, while newborns in Denmark, Germany and Japan cry and fuss the ... Read More

VP Osinbajo Leads Nigeria’s Delegation To World Economic Forum In Davos

AMT Tanimu- January 17, 2017

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, is leading Nigeria's delegation to this year's World Economic Forum holding this week in Davos, Switzerland. In the Nigerian delegation ... Read More

Who Wins The Oldest National Football Competition In The World “The FA Cup” Draw

AMT Tanimu- January 10, 2017

Arsenal FC that had to wait late to book a space in the next round of the FA Cup are drawn with Southampton/Norwich Fc. Recalled ... Read More

World Report Shows Nigeria’s Rank In Ease of Doing Business

AMT Tanimu- October 26, 2016

Laolu Akande, Abuja: The Buhari administration is gratified that the various reform initiatives put in place towards instituting a positive business environment are slowly but ... Read More

A Teacher Calls for Attention From Akwanga

AMT Tanimu- October 5, 2016

Teacher Joshua Kigbu, Akwanga: As teachers all over the world celebrate their day, a school teacher and some in and around Akwanga, Nasarawa state have ... Read More

Scientists Discover Earth-Like Planet In The Quest To Find Another Life

Henry Solomon- August 25, 2016

Scientists said that their investigations revealed that a planet that appears to be Earth-like orbitng the star closest to the sun, Proxima Centauri potentially a ... Read More

Defend Your World Title With Integrity

AMT Tanimu- June 26, 2016

Femi Adesina, Abuja: The Federal Government Saturday in Abuja urged athletes participating in the forthcoming 2016 World Handball Youth Championship in Granollers, Spain to defend ... Read More

Reactions On NBC Ban: Songs/Videos Characterized By Vulgar Lyrics & Indecency

Henry Solomon- April 11, 2016

Some Lagos residents said on Monday that they received with mixed feelings, the recent proscription on radio and television of some music and videos by ... Read More

Parents To Face Jail Term In Uganda For Failing To Vaccinate Children

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2016

Ugandan government has warned that parents who failed to take their children for compulsory vaccinations would be prosecuted. A statement released on Monday in Kampala ... Read More

Evidence Convinces W.H.O On Zika As Cause Of Birth Defect And Disorders

Henry Solomon- April 1, 2016

The World Health Organisation said researchers around the world are now convinced the Zika virus can cause the birth defect microcephaly as well as Guillain-Barre ... Read More

Survey Reveals South Africa leads The World In Economic Crime

Henry Solomon- March 3, 2016

President Jacob Zuma (Photo: Internet) The PwC Global Economic Crime Survey report reveals that South African organisations had the highest rate of economic crime in ... Read More

Africa Must Take Common Positions on Global Issues – President Muhammadu Buhari

Arowobusoye Samuel- February 25, 2016

Africa must put the days where it speaks with discordant and weaker voices on global issues behind it and begin to pursue a common African ... Read More