Blogs

Birmingham teacher who won stammer honoured with a

Birmingham teacher who won stammer honoured with a

Abed Ahmed started teaching three years ago after a number of rejections. He now teaches at Washwood Heath Academy, in Birmingham, where he runs support groups for pupils who stammer. Mr Ahmed, who shares his experiences, said he was "shocked" to be recognised. The maths teacher began to s…

Torrential rain clearing to leave behind muggy

Torrential rain clearing to leave behind muggy

Thunderstorms and torrential downpours slowly easing, leaving a legacy of cloud with further outbreaks of light rain lasting into the afternoon.The best of the sunshine breaking through across western and southern areas, the latter becoming very warm and humid with a top temperature of 27 or 28 Cels…

Yahoo Boys: Oyo Has Highest Number Of Internet, Cy

Yahoo Boys: Oyo Has Highest Number Of Internet, Cy

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Monday, revealed that Oyo State has the highest number of cybercrimes and corruption related cases out of the six states in the South West.This was disclosed by the zonal Head of the commission, Mr. Friday Ebelo when speaking with newsmen in Ibadan…

Various weather lead flooding and a tornado to the

Various weather lead flooding and a tornado to the

Various weather plagued several states throughout the Midwest over the weekend, killing one person and damaging at least one building. Vickie Darnel, 64, died from drowning Sunday after she drove into a flooded creek crossing in Le Flore County, Oklahoma, according to Lt. Kera Philippi, spokeswoman…

Heavy Earthquake Blow up Homes in Papua

Heavy Earthquake Blow up Homes in Papua

A heavy 6.3-magnitude earthquake hit Sarmi, a region in Papua, early on Thursday morning. No casualty was reported, although dozens of houses in the area were damaged. Tremors from the earthquake were also felt in the provincial capital of Jayapura, 176 kilometers east of Sarmi.The National Disaster…

NAFDAC lay a restriction on Paraquat, Atrazine pro

NAFDAC lay a restriction on Paraquat, Atrazine pro

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it will soon ban the use of Paraquat and Atrazine products by farmers. The agency said it would mount evidence that the products hurt applicators and the environment.Dr Husman Bukar, the Director, Veterinary Medicine and…

EU leaders rule out resuming Brexit deal

EU leaders rule out resuming Brexit deal

European Union leaders are emphasising that their disunion agreement with Britain cannot be renegotiated regardless of who becomes the next prime minister there.At a summit of EU leaders Friday, Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel said the current Brexit agreement "is the best possible deal…

Tahrir Al-Sham Bull eye's Syrian Army's Fighter Je

Tahrir Al-Sham Bull eye's Syrian Army's Fighter Je

According to sources affiliated to the terrorists as saying that the Syrian fighter jet was hit by Tahrir al-Sham's missile.However, the Syrian and Russian officials did not confirm that the Syrian fighter jet was hit by Tahrir al-Sham.It is for the second time this month that Tahrir al-Sham te…

UNHCR and The British Embassy supporting solidarit

UNHCR and The British Embassy supporting solidarit

On the occasion of World Refugee Day, UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency and the British Embassy joined forces to honour the achievements and resilience of refugees and asylum-seekers in a reception at the British Ambassador’s residence on Wednesday.The attendees included Egyptian government officials, re…

Xi, Kim suport to jointly create clear future of b

Xi, Kim suport to jointly create clear future of b

The top leaders of China and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) agreed on Thursday to work together to create a clear future of inter-party and inter-state relations at a new starting point in history.The agreement was reached in talks between Xi Jinping, general secretary of the…