England to visit Pakistan for first time in 16 years in 2021 for two T20 matches

England to visit Pakistan for first time in 16 years in 2021 for two T20 matches

England will visit Pakistan for the first time in 16 years when they play two Twenty20 internationals in October. England have not toured since 2005 following an attack by gunmen on the Sri Lanka team in Lahore in 2009. The Pakistan Cricket Board invited England to tour in early 2021 after Pakistan toured the UK this year, playing matches in a bio-secure bubble, but that could not be arranged. However, two T20s will be played in Karachi on 14 and 15 October. They will form part of the preparations for…

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Baptists: celebrate harvest

Baptists: celebrate harvest

First Baptist Church, 12, Oremerin Street, Ehin-Iga, Itire, Lagos State (a member of the Nigerian Baptist Convention), will on Sunday celebrate the annual family harvest thanksgiving. The Chairperson of the Harvest Committee, Mrs. Rhoda Onochie and members- Messrs. Jacob Taiwo, Samuel Alabi, Ezekiel Wewezan, Mrs.  Omowunmi Oredola, Mrs. Iyabo Wande, Mrs. Veronica Bello, Mrs. Funmi Oshidero and Mrs. Gbemisola Makanjuola said this year’s family harvest thanksgiving tagged: ‘Harvest of Thanksgiving & Restoration will live up to its billing. The Church Secretary, Mrs. Wande, said the event would begin at 10am…

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Kwara: Four die in road crash

Kwara: Four die in road crash

A fatal road accident on Wednesday claimed the lives of four persons in Offa, Offa local government area of Kwara state. The auto crash, which happened around 10:27 am on the Offa-Ojoku road involved one Toyota Camry car and a tricycle also known as Keke NAPEP. It was gathered that the Toyota Camry car driven by an auto-mechanic rammed into the tricycle killing three of the occupants and a roadside female trader. Eyewitness account revealed that some students of the Federal Polytechnic Offa, who were also in the tricycle sustained…

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Trump Scores a Long-Awaited Coronavirus Win With Vaccines on the Way

Trump tells Biden: Will use these charts in court case

President Donald Trump finally has something legitimate to take credit for in his coronavirus response: A vaccine that appears poised to reach Americans in record time. The federal government poured billions into developing and manufacturing vaccine candidates in the hopes they would prove safe and effective. The pricey gamble appears to be paying off, with a vaccine on track to reach some Americans by the end of the year — the fastest a vaccine has ever been developed. “Should the administration be praised for this? Absolutely,” said Dr. Paul Offit,…

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Davido’s ‘A better time’ album sets new record in Africa

Davido’s ‘A better time’ album sets new record in Africa

Nigerian singer songwriter and record producer Davido’s recently released album ‘A Better Time’ has surpassed a cumulative 100 million streams across all digital music platforms. This feat has been reached barely three days since the album was released, making it the fastest project by an Afrobeats singer to hit such a mark. The ‘A Better Time’ album was released on November 13, 2020 and houses 14 tracks. While sharing news of the new Achievement with the album, Davido thanked his fans for supporting it. He, however, noted that the streams…

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Davido: How I joined #EndSARS protest

Davido: How I joined #EndSARS protest

Pop superstar David Adeleke popularly known as Davido has opened up on how he joined the #ENDSARS protest. He spoke on Apple Radio’s Africa Now with DJ Cuppy at the weekend. According to Davido: “When I first got there they were attacking me and people were even angry at me that why am I just coming? Where have I been? Davido could see the pain on the faces of Nigerians. Especially with the background that I am from, I felt it would be very insensitive for me not to lend…

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Dangote to spearhead funding of healthcare by billionaires

Dangote to spearhead funding of healthcare by billionaires

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote, has proposed a plan that will see private sector players commit one per cent of all their profits to bridge gaping funding gaps in Nigeria’s beleaguered healthcare sector. The new tax, with national assembly approval, would be separate from the corporate tax already being paid to the government and would strengthen the ailing health sector, as the country continues to grapple with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. This, according to him, would help ensure that the vaccine for treating the pandemic gets to the…

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Trump Remains Bunkered In The White House As The World Spins On

Trump Remains Bunkered In The White House As The World Spins On

President Donald Trump’s agenda listed “no public events” on Tuesday — the 10th time since the election that those words have appeared on his daily schedule. He has answered no questions from reporters, invited no cameras into the Oval Office and ventured no further than his namesake golf course, 25 miles from the White House in Virginia. Troop drawdown plans he long sought for Afghanistan and Iraq were announced Tuesday by a new Pentagon chief whose own hiring Trump unveiled a week ago by tweet — neither occasion warranting the…

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Zulum to rebuild Chibok school where girls were abducted

Zulum to rebuild Chibok school where girls were abducted

Government Secondary School, Chibok in Borno State is back in the news once again. It is the school where over 200 schoolgirls were abducted by Boko Haram insurgents while writing exams in April 2014. More than 100 of the abducted girls, whose kidnap attracted world attention, are yet to be found, six and a half years after. A little over one year after the kidnap, the then Minister of Finance Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, led a Federal Government delegation to the school to lay a foundation of blocks of classrooms. But…

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Google Sheets: Complete Beginners Guide

Google Sheets: Complete Beginners Guide

Google Sheets makes your data pop with colorful charts and graphs. Built-in formulas, pivot tables and conditional formatting options save time and simplify common spreadsheet tasks. All for free. It is a spreadsheet program included as part of the free, web-based Google Docs office suite offered by Google within its Google Drive service. The service also includes Google Docs and Google Slides, a word processor and presentation program respectively. Sheets lets you handle task lists, create project plans, analyze data with charts and filters, and more. Google Sheets is available as…

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Feed and Nutrition Management for Cattle

Feed And Nutrition Management for Cattle

On today’s discussion, we are going to look at the feed and nutrition Management for Cattle. It’s very essential that you give the right quantity and type of feed to your cattle. The success of your cattle fattening business depends on the ability of the cattle to gain weight and to produce high quality beef. These factors are affected by the quality and quantity of feed. The proper feeding techniques will ensure that the cattle will grow and utilize the feed efficiently and produce good quality beef. This will maximize…

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