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Ethiopian Unveils COVID-19 Global Insurance Cover

Ethiopian Unveils COVID-19 Global Insurance Cover

Ethiopian Airlines Group, the Largest Aviation Group in Africa says it will cover the medical insurance including repatriation, evacuation and quarantine costs related to COVID-19 as of 01st of October 2020 until 31st of March 2021. A statement from the airline reads: “The coverage is applicable on all Ethiopian’s international flights booked with the airline’s […]

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The Nigerian Doctor That Won A World Bank Award

The Nigerian Doctor That Won A World Bank Award

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on Friday, congratulated a United Kingdom-based Nigerian medical doctor, Dr Funmi Adewara, on winning World Bank Sustainable Development Goals and her Global Award 2020. Punch reports that Buhari’s congratulatory message was contained  in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, titled “President Buhari […]

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Former NCAA Director Appointed As Commissioner At FCCPC

Former NCAA Director Appointed As Commissioner At FCCPC

President Muhammadu Buhari has sought the Senate’s confirmation of the immediate past Director, Consumer Protection Directorate, Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority, NCAA, Alhaji Adamu Abdullahi, as the Executive Commissioner Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission. Alhaji Adamu, is among eight directors appointed across the geo- political zones by the President in a recent letter to the Senate […]

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The Editor That Burnt Herself Alive

The Editor That Burnt Herself Alive

The editor of a Russian independent news site died on  Friday after setting herself on fire following a police raid in a probe targeting an opposition group, her website confirmed. Punch reports that the news site Koza.Press in the industrial city of Nizhny Novgorod reported that its editor-in-chief Irina Slavina had “set herself on fire […]

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