Second year of pandemic to be ‘far more deadly’ – WHO chief

The WHO said Friday that the Covid-19 pandemic’s second year was on track to be its deadliest, as he urged rich countries to donate vaccines rather than jab children. “We’re on track for the second year of this pandemic to be far more deadly than the first,” the World Health Organization’s director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus […]

Muslim Community Rejoice As Biden Removes Travel Ban

As he introduced new policies on the COVID-19 pandemic, immigration and climate change, Biden started his first day in office by reversing several actions of former President Donald Trump. The 46th American president cancelled the ban that limited travel from mainly Muslim nations to America. Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Yemen, Chad, North Korea, Venezuela, […]

See President Buhari’s Full New Year Speech

My fellow countrymen and women, First, I would like to thank and praise the Almighty who saw us through the year 2020 and has given us the opportunity to witness the start of another new year. We especially thank God because the year 2020 was one of the most trying years since our existence as […]

Government Advise Citizens Not To Travel

Ahead of the Christmas celebration, the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 set up by the Nigerian government has advised Nigerians to avoid non-essential travels, as a strategy to curb the spread of the pandemic. Sani Aliyu, the Coordinator of the PTF, gave the advice while speaking at the daily briefing of the PTF on Monday […]

Vaccines Cant Stop Coronavirus WHO Reveals

The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) has revealed on Monday that the coronavirus would not go away only with the use of  a vaccine. The global pandemic has continued to ravage the world with over 54million people people infected globally. “A vaccine will complement the other tools we have, not replace them,” director-general […]

Togo’s Prime Minister Resigns

Togo’s prime minister and his government have resigned, the West African nation’s presidency said late Friday. President Faure Gnassingbe congratulated prime minister Komi Selom Klassou and his team for their “economic, political and social efforts and the encouraging results despite the health crisis around the world”, a statement on the presidency’s official website said. Togo […]

Japan’s Economy Slumps Like Never Before

Covid-19 is gradually taking a great toll on Japan as the nation’s economic slumps drastically due to COVID-19 surge. According to BBC, this is not the first time Japan will be experiencing economic retrogression, but this, appears to be grave as its gross domestic product falls by 7.8% in April-June. Gistongist gathered that even if […]

Weekend Lock-down Lifted In Ogun State

The Governor of Ogun state Dapo Abiodun has announced the lifting of the lockdown that was in place in the state for weekends. The governor made this announcement on Friday as he gave updates on the efforts the state has made to curb the coronavirus in the state. He stated that lifting the lockdown was […]

I’m Convinced We Gave Everything We Had- Diego Simeone

Diego Simeone has admitted his team gave it everything and that he is convinced there was nothing more they could have done to qualify for the Semi-Finals of the Champions League. Atletico Madrid were beaten 2-1 by RB Leipzig in Lisbon and Simeone despite the defeat couldn’t find a thing wrong with his team. “They […]

How to Prevent Domestic Abuse

During the Covid-19 lock down a lot of families have been faced with one challenging situation or the other. This challenges have led to different forms of expressions, outburst, anger and abuse amongst family members and even among spouse.  Hence this article seek to address ways to prevent domestic abuse during and after a pandemic. […]