U.S. expected to announce diplomatic boycott of the Winter Olympics in Beijing

The Biden administration is expected to announce a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing this week, a senior administration official said late Sunday, November 5. Under the proposed boycott, U.S. government officials will not attend the Winter Olympics in February, but American athletes would still participate and compete, CNN reported on Sunday. President Joe…

I believe this is not good — Lawan expresses disappointment with health ministers’ absence at COVID-19 summit

Senate President Ahmad Lawan has tackled Osagie Ehanire, minister of health, and Olorunimbe Mamora, minister of state for health, over their absence at a national summit on COVID-19 in Abuja, today December 6. Lawan in his speech at the event, expressed disappointment over non-attendance of a top official from the ministry after being told that…

Footballer and fashion designer, Marvin Morgan tragically passes away at 38

Non-league striker and fashion designer, Marvin Morgan has tragically died at the age of 38. Born in Manchester, Morgan represented Aldershot Town, Shrewsbury Town, Plymouth Argyle and Hartlepool United during his professional career and played as high as League One level. He recently turned out for Isthmian League Premier Division sides Wingate & Finchley…

Sexual harassment: Kwara varsity dismisses newly married lecturer who allegedly threatened to fail a student over sex

Kwara State University, Malete, has dismissed a member of its academic staff, Pelumi Adewale, over the alleged sexual harassment of one Tosin Adegunsoye, a student of the Department of Pure and Applied Sciences of the school. KWASU Vice-Chancellor, Mustapha Akanbi, made the revelation in Ilorin on Monday, December 6, while addressing a news conference…

Man faces federal charges for allegedly selling 600 fake vaccine cards for $75 each

A man is facing fraud charges for allegedly selling over 600 fake COVID-19 vaccine cards that he advertised on Facebook for $75 each. Amar Shabazz, 23, from Maryland, USA, purchased the fake vaccination cards through a foreign online marketplace in June and immediately started advertising them on his social media accounts, federal prosecutors said. A month later,…

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