Police arrest 3 armed robbers

By Imelda Osayande Operatives of the Edo Police Command have arrested three suspected armed robbers/ Eiye secret cult members and recovered guns in Benin. SP Chidi Nwabuzor, the Police Public Relations Officer, confirmed this in a statement in Benin. According to him, “the three dare devil armed robbers and members…

Amazon shuts down business in India

U.S. online retailer, Amazon will shut down its wholesale distribution business in India as it moved to focus more on its core retail business. This was announced on Monday by a spokesperson from the global business in a released statement. Amazon Distribution, its wholesale e-commerce website available to small neighbourhood…

APC campaign council slams PDP over mockery of Tinubu

Chief Ayuba Gufwan, Director Mobilisation of the Directorate of Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) of the APC’s Presidential Campaign Council (PCC), has slammed PDP for comments against Bola Tinubu. A chieftain of the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) was reported to have referred to APC presidential candidate as a handicapped person.…

30 political parties endorse Lagos PDP candidate Jandor

The Conference of Registered and Deregistered Political Parties (CPP) in Lagos State has endorsed PDP Governorship Candidate, Dr. Abdul-Azeez Adediran (Jandor) ahead of the 2023 general elections. Speaking, Dr. Akin Badmus, the Chairman of the CPP said that the endorsement became imperative following the dearth of dividends of democracy in…

WHO renames Monkeypox

By Cecilia Ologunagba The World Health Organisation (WHO) has recommended “mpox” as the new name for Moneypox in the wake of reports of racist and stigmatising language surrounding the name of the disease. This decision followed a series of consultations with global experts. Both terms will be used simultaneously for…