COVID-19: MAN CITY TO PUNISH KYLE WALKER FOR HOSTING SEX PARTY

England defender Kyle Walker faces disciplinary action from Manchester City after reportedly breaking coronavirus lockdown rules by hosting a party involving two sex workers. Walker, 29, has apologised and urged people to “stay home, stay safe” during the coronavirus pandemic. In a statement, City said Walker’s actions had “directly contravened” his responsibility as a role…

NIGERIA REDUCES PETROL PRICE TO N123.5

The Nigerian Government has reduced the price of petrol from N125 per litre to N123.5. “Motor Spirit pump price hereby announces guiding PMS pump price of N123.50 per litre,” Nigeria’s Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) executive secretary Abdulkadir Saidu said in a statement. “The guiding price which becomes effective 1st April 2020, shall apply…

CORONAVIRUS : OVER 50 VACCINE TRIALS ONGOING ― WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has revealed that there are more than 50 trials for coronavirus vaccine (COVID-19).When she appeared on a Channels Television programme on Tuesday, Fiona Braka, the country officer for WHO in Nigeria, said there is also a multi-country trial for a drug for the virus. Over 828,000 persons have so far…

JUVENTUS PLAN TO SELL RONALDO AFTER COVID-19

Juventus are reportedly considering selling star man Cristiano Ronaldo in order to raise cash for life after coronavirus, reports dailystar.co.uk. As one of the world’s most affected countries, Italy and the Serie A have been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic. There has been no football in the top flight since March 9, when most…

CORONAVIRUS: INDIAN ENGINEERS RACE TO BUILD LOW COST VENTILATORS

In an 8,000 sq ft (743 sq m) facility in the western Indian city of Pune, a bunch of young engineers are racing against time to develop a low-cost ventilator that could save thousands of lives if the coronavirus pandemic overwhelms the country’s hospitals. They are being tested on artificial lungs, a prosthetic device that…

112-YEAR-OLD NAMED WORLD’S OLDEST LIVING MAN WHILE IN QUARANTINE

A British man, who was born 10 years before the deadly Spanish flu swept across the world in 1918, has been named the world's oldest living man. He is currently in quarantine from the coronavirus in his assisted living home. Bob Weighton, who turned 112 on Sunday, was recognized by Guinness World Records after residents sang "Happy…

CORONAVIRUS : VIRAL POST SAYING ITALIANS ARE THROWING THEIR MONEY ON THE STREETS IS FALSE

With the number of dead and infected due to coronavirus rising by the hour in Italy, a pair of images showing currency notes littered all around is going viral on social media with the claim that Italians are throwing their money on the streets as it is useless to them now. Facebook user "Manish Dhawan"…