Singapore to accept COVID-19 digital travel certificate from May

Singapore will, from May, accept visitors who use a mobile travel pass containing digital certificates for COVID-19 tests and vaccines. Its aviation regulator said on Monday, becoming one of the…

Don Jazzy bemoans not signing Falz, Simi and Teni when he had the chance

During the conversation, Ebuka asked Don Jazzy if he had regrets. While he rejects any notion that they are regrets, he says he wishes he had signed Falz, Simi and…

Knotel co-founder leaves company, describes investor Newmark as ‘a stalking horse’

Earlier this year, we covered the demise of flexible workspace operator Knotel. The once high-flying startup had just announced it had filed for bankruptcy and that its assets were being…

Kenya needs furlough law these Covid times

A few days ago President Uhuru Kenyatta signed into law two key laws that will change the business environment. These are the Employment (Amendment) Act 2019 and the Business (Amendment)…

BREAKING: Abia gov, Ikpeazu, imposes curfew in Aba, Umuahia indefinitely

The Governor of Abia State, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu, has directed the imposition of curfew in Aba and Umuahia metropolis between 10pm and 6am daily from today, Monday, 5th April, 2021…

APC’s extension of membership registration needless, says PGF DG

Director-General of the Progressive Governors’ Forum PGF, Salihu Moh. Lukman has described the recent extension of the membership registration and revalidation exercise of the ruling All Progressives Congress APC as…

More than 75 dead in Indonesia, East Timor floods, dozens missing

More than 75 people have died and dozens are still missing after flash floods and landslides hit Indonesia and neighbouring East Timor, officials said on Monday. Floods sparked by torrential…

Here are the highest rated Indian films of all time!

Usually, people think of Indian films to be cheesy entertainers with the right dosage of action, humour and of course a love story. However, sometimes a few films release and…

Landslides, floods kill at least 41 in Indonesia, displace thousands

Landslides and flash floods from torrential rains in eastern Indonesia killed at least 41 people and displaced thousands, the country’s disaster relief agency said Sunday. More than two dozen others…

Faster use of human guinea pigs to test vaccine would have cut deaths

The first anniversary of lockdown this week presented an opportunity to review “lessons learned” on confronting the pandemic. So far, the consensus conclusions are fairly predictable yet somewhat inane. The…