Of Covid-19 and Lock- Down things- Alex Muoka’s powerful message to Lawyers

Of Covid-19, and Lock-Down Things! Dear Colleagues, I sit in my study at home – isolated. Thanking God for social media, internet access, and on-line banking. And I’m wondering – how did we get here?

Today in 1889, the Eiffel Tower opens

On March 31, 1889, the Eiffel Tower is dedicated in Paris in a ceremony presided over by Gustave Eiffel, the tower’s designer, and attended by French Prime Minister Pierre Tirard, a handful of other dignitaries, and 200 construction workers.

Umahi orders shoot on sight of escapees from isolation centres

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, yesterday ordered security operatives to shoot any returnee that tries to escape from the quarantine and isolation centres on sight.

Singapore’s Top Court Upholds Law Criminalizing Gay Sex

Singapore’s high court upheld on Monday a rarely used law that criminalizes sex between men, dismissing three appeals that argued it was unconstitutional.

Dr Ajibade Covid-19 center for Lawyers: How to follow good respiratory hygiene

From WHO website. Practice respiratory hygiene Make sure you, and the people around you, follow good respiratory hygiene. This means covering your mouth and nose with your bent elbow or tissue when you cough or sneeze. Then dispose of the used tissue immediately.

We can make this time count by taking free online courses- Dr Ajibade

Dear Colleagues, I understand that times are hard. We are all struggling with this new #COVID-19 imposed lifestyle of staying at home. It isn’t easy but we can take advantage of this time to do things we did not have the time to do before.

AGF Malami slams Adegboruwa, other critics

The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has faulted critics of President Muhammadu Buhari’s directive restricting movement in some states as part of measures to contain the spread of the coronavirus (COVID 19) in the country.

Nigeria Records Second Death From Coronavirus

The Nigerian Government has confirmed the second death from coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, announced this on Monday during the Presidential Task Force Briefing on COVID-19 in Abuja, the nation’s capital.

Covid-19- Lawyers in Kenya to challenge ‘unconstitutional’ curfew

The Law Society of Kenya will on Monday move to court to challenge the government-sanctioned curfew which they say will only aid in spreading the coronavirus.

Tech-What Nigerian Courts can take from UK Corona Virus Act- Anthony Atata

What Nigerian Courts can take from UK Corona Virus Act The Corona Virus Act 2020 received Royal Assent on the 25th of March 2020.The Act among other things provided for an amendment on how proceedings should be conducted in court Basically, it made provisions for parties and witnesses […]

WHO Myth busters on Covid-19 from Dr Ajibade’s Covid-19 center for Lawyers

COVID-19 virus can be transmitted in areas with hot and humid climates From the evidence so far, the COVID-19 virus can be transmitted in ALL AREAS, including areas with hot and humid weather. Regardless of climate, adopt protective measures if you live in, or travel to an area […]

Kenyan police have no right to assault suspects who violated curfew: Law Society

The President of Law Society of Kenya, Havi Nelson has condemned the brutality and assault meted out on Kenyan citizens who were found floating the curfew imposed by the government. He said The penalty for contravening a curfew is a fine of not more than Ksh 1,000 or […]

The US is not recruiting foreign medical professionals : Embassy

The U.S has clarified the message making rounds that it made a call for foreign medical Professionals. In a statement released on the social media page of the US embassy in Nigeria, the embassy stated that: The U.S. Mission is aware of a misunderstanding caused by a message […]

Covid-19: Abakaliki,Ibadan,PH to have new testing Laboratories

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has activated four new laboratories as part of efforts to expand it’s testing capabilities.

Covid-19: Heathrow Airport will continue to operate

We want to keep you updated on the measures we are taking to ensure our passengers and colleagues are safe during these difficult times and why it is vital for the UK that Heathrow continues to operate during the Coronavirus (COVID‑19) outbreak.