World Economic Forum delayed over Omicron virus fears

The World Economic Forum has postponed its annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, due to coronavirus (COVID-19) fears, citing “continued uncertainty over the Omicron (variant of COVID-19) outbreak”.   The organisation wrote on its website: “Current pandemic conditions make it extremely…
Insecurity: KADSIECOM postpones council polls in 4 LGs

The Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (KADSIECOM) has announced the postponement the conduct of Saturday’s council elections in four local government areas of the state till Sept. 25 for security reasons.   The Chairperson of KADSEICOM, Mrs Saratu Audu-Dikko, announced…
FG postpones Nigeria@60 awards ceremony

The Federal Government has postponed the Nigeria at 60 Jubilee Special Awards ceremony, earlier scheduled to hold on Sept. 3.   Chief Adeniyi Adebayo, the Minister for Industry, Trade and Investment, made this known in a statement signed by his Special…
KADSIEC shifts date of LG polls a second time

Kaduna State Independent Electoral Commission (KADSIEC) has shifted the date of conduct of local government elections in the state from Aug. 14, to Sept. 4.   The Chairman of KADSEIC, Mrs Saratu Dikko-Audu, announced the postponement on Monday, during an…