Lakers’ Green: Guys are figuring out what the next move is

NBA games are on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but that doesn’t mean the Lakers — or any of the league’s teams — are just sitting around waiting for the suspension of play to end. In an exclusive video interview with Bleacher Report, L.A. guard Danny Green informed B/R’s Taylor Rooks that the Lakers are […]

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Chile’s Copa Libertadores controversy an example of fixture chaos

With so many football championships around the globe now halted indefinitely because of the outbreak of the coronavirus, there is a question left hanging: What to do with the rest of the season? Given that the pause may last for several months, it is not clear how all the remaining fixtures could be accommodated — […]

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FRSC boss orders clampdown on overloaded school buses

FRSC Marshal, Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, By Chris Ochayi Determined to reduce crashes involving school children, the Corps Marshal of Federal Road Safety Corps, FRSC, Dr. Boboye Oyeyemi has ordered the field operatives to clampdown on overloaded private school vehicles plying Nigerian roads. The operation according to the spokesman of the Corps, Bisi Kazeem will be […]

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10months after: Why Gov Dapo Abiodun may be Nigeria’s hardest working governor

Abiodun Funsho Arogundade Silently, but steadfastly, Governor Dapo Abiodun is redefining the art of governance in Ogun State. What many of his peers are making a song and a dance of and mounting billboards and taking advertorials in newspapers to celebrate as achievements, Governor Abiodun sees them as all in a day’s job. A recent […]

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Presidency says ‘Buhari tried to save Sanusi’, dismisses allegations of collusion

Former Emir of Kano, Sanusi Contrary to allegations of collusion to remove former Emir of Kano, Alhaji Muhammadu Sanusi II from office, the presidency had intervened at many stages of the conflict to avoid escalation in the last two years. A reliable source in the State House, Abuja, who spoke on condition of anonymity informed […]

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U.S. providers offer free wifi for 60 days

U.S. internet and wireless providers have announced temporary measures to make getting online less expensive and onerous as enforced social distancing due to the new coronavirus forces more human interaction online. Most notable is Comcast’s free public Wi-Fi for all for 60 days, effective Saturday. Major metropolitan areas are thick with Comcast’s Xfinity-branded hotspots. “I […]

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‘INEC to create more polling units’

Malam Garba Attahiru-Madami, the Resident Electoral Commissioner (REC), Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Kwara, says the commission will create more polling units ahead of the 2023 elections in the state. Attahiru-Madami said this on Saturday in Patigi after he monitored the conduct of the by-election into the Patigi constituency seat at the state House […]

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He Couldn’t Get a Job. So He Switched Fields, and Found Success.

Kaelin Alexander had hopes of being a professor. It’s how he ended up in Ithaca, NY, pursuing a Ph.D. at Cornell University, teaching and working on his dissertation. But, at 27 years old, between class, prep for teaching, grading, and applying for jobs, he was working around 60+ hours a week, and it took a […]

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Donald Trump tests negative for coronavirus, doctor says

President Donald Trump has tested negative for the new coronavirus, according to the president’s personal physician. The White House released the test results Saturday night after Trump told reporters hours earlier that he had taken the coronavirus test, following days of resisting being screened despite the fact that he had been in recent contact with […]

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Nabena faults endorsement of Giadom as Acting APC National Chairman

Mr Yekini Nabena, the Deputy National Publicity Secretary, All Progressives Congress (APC), has faulted the endorsement of acting National Secretary, Mr Victor Giadom, as replacement for Adams Oshiomhole the National Chairman. Nabena said this on Saturday at a news conference in Abuja. He said that Giadom had on 2019 officially resigned his position as member […]

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