Home Tags Day

Tag: day

Cab drivers, hotels record high patronage as NAFEST hits day 5...

Cab drivers and hotels in Benin city are taking advantage of the ongoing, National Festival of Arts and Culture (NAFEST), to record more...

500 migrants picked up around Greek islands in just a day

Nearly 500 migrants were on Thursday discovered around and picked up at the Greek Islands, according to the Greek authorities. Greece’s Ministry of...

Sales Rep. bags one day community service for stealing employer’s N95,000

An Igbosere Magistrates’ Court, on Thursday, sentenced a 21-year-old sales representative, Thomas Emmanuel, to a day community service for stealing his employer’s N95,000. The...

South Africa’s Eskom forced to cut power for second day

South African power utility Eskom warned of a second day of power cuts on Thursday, citing a number of generating units still out...

World Food day: Leverage digital solutions to tackle hunger in Africa...

The Managing Director of Jumia Food, Mr Guy Futi, has urged Africans to leverage on digital solutions to tackle the issue of hunger. A...

Catalonia separatists protest in Spain for third consecutive day

(dpa/dpa) Thousands of supporters of the separatist movement in the north-eastern Spanish region of Catalonia held protests on Wednesday for the third consecutive...

PAN takes one egg per day campaign to schools 

  The Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN), on Wednesday, took its one egg per day campaign to government schools in Mararaba, Nasarawa State to...

William, Kate to meet Pakistani leaders on first day of royal...

Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate were on Tuesday set to meet Pakistani leaders and speak at a public event on...

85 killed in violence on Afghanistan’s presidential election day – UN

  A special report released by the UN  on Tuesday said 85 civilians were killed in election-related violence on the polling day in...

Walk-over, protests mar opening day of 3rd JAMB football tourney

One walk-over, protests and appeals on Monday marred the opening day of the third edition of JAMB-organised football competition for tertiary education institutions...

Mozambican electoral commission urges peace, order on voting day

(Xinhua/NAN) Mozambique’s National Electoral Commission (CNE) has urged all voters to exercise their rights civilly during the Oct. 15 general elections, and to...

World Egg Day: Association raises alarm as day old chick goes...

The Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN) has raised alarm over exorbitant cost of birds in the market, as a broiler day old chick that...

South Sudan sees oil production hitting 200,000 barrels per day by...

South Sudan’s oil production has reached 178,000 barrels per day (bpd), the oil ministry said on Wednesday and the country aims for output...

Oil falls a third day as U.S.-China trade tensions may limit...

Oil prices slipped for a third consecutive session on Wednesday as tensions escalated between the United States and China prior to this week’s...

Trump praises Turkey a day after threatening its economy over Syria

 U.S. President Donald Trump praised Turkey as a trading and NATO partner a day after threatening to destroy its economy if it went...

Google doodle celebrates World Teachers day

  https://newsroom.nan.ng/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/VID-20191005-WA0004.mp4 , Google on Saturday celebrated the World Teachers Day with a doodle. The Nigeria News Agency reports...

27 overseas boarding schools for 2-day Education Fair in Nigeria

27 overseas boarding schools for education fair in Nigeria A total of 27 secondary schools from...

Nigerians mark elders’ day, decry disrespect, discrimination against the aged

Discrimination By Abujah Racheal Abuja, Oct. 1, 2019 Nigerians in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), on...

NSE: Indices record 0.16% in last trading day of September

The Nigerian equities market recorded 0.16 per cent on the last trading day of September. Specifically, the All Share Index (ASI) dipped 44.48 points...

UK to repatriate 16,000 people on fourth day of Thomas Cook...

Britain’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said more than 70 flights were scheduled for Thursday to bring back 16,000 people to the country following...

All eyes on Iran’s Rouhani at second day of UN General Assembly

 Iranian President Hassan Rowhani is set to address the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Wednesday, with his speech expected to draw much...

74th UNGA: Nigeria’s day in the sun – Adesina

The Presidency has described the 74th United Nations General Assembly, which begins fully on Monday, as Nigeria’s “day in the sun’’. Mr Femi Adesina,...

Huge numbers of young people join unprecedented day of climate action

 Children and teenagers walked out of classes all over the world on Friday to participate in a massive global climate protest. In Sydney and other...

66-day-old infant receives heart transplant in central China

A hospital in Wuhan, capital of central China’s Hubei Province, said on Thursday that it successfully carried out a heart transplant on a 66-day-old,...