Report on Interest

Sanwo-Olu earmarks N36bn to tackle open defecation

By Olawale Abdul-Fatah The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has earmarked $100m (N36 billion), for the eradication of open defecation and improve accessibility to portable water in the state. Sanwo-Olu further disclosed that…

10 movies you mustn’t miss in October

Ny News Desk Parasite Bong Joon-ho has made some critically acclaimed films in his time – Okja, The Host, Memories of Murder – but Parasite is his best received film yet; it won this year’s Palme d’Or at Cannes and at the…

Zimbabwe President, others shun Mugabe’s burial

By News Desk Zimbabwean President, Emmerson Mnangagwa, and other top government officials were absent as the former President, Robert Mugabe, was laid to rest in the courtyard of his home in Kutama, the village where he was born, three…

How workplace aids, prevent diabetes

By News Desk People in certain occupations have a three-times-higher risk of type 2 diabetes compared to those in other jobs, probably because of lifestyle factors, a nationwide study in Sweden suggests. Getting these workers to ramp…

Eight infants burn to death in Algerian hospital

By News desk Tragedy has occurred in Algeria when fire outbreak occurred at an Algerian maternity hospital, burning no fewer than eight infants to death. It was gathered that the infants were admitted at the hospital for treatment of…