US 2020 election could have the highest rate of voter turnout since 1908

Data from the US Elections Project predicts a record 150m ballots, representing 65% of eligible voters, for this election More than 50 million Americans have cast ballots in the US… »

UK coronavirus live: Nicola Sturgeon sets out Scotland’s new lockdown levels; Warrington to enter tier 3

Five-level lockdown unveiled for Scotland; England death rate rises for first time since April, figures show; Warrington reaches deal with government One in 10 UK workers asked to work by… »




US news

Impossible Foods nabs some Canadian fast food franchises as it expands in North America

After rolling out in some of Canada’s most high-falutin burger bistros, Impossible Foods is hitting Canada’s fast casual market with new menu items at national chains like White Spot and… »




CBN beams searchlight on individuals, companies over forex malpractices

Tribune Online CBN beams searchlight on individuals, companies over forex malpractices Worried about terrorism financing and money laundering, as well as to make sure that Nigeria’s foreign exchange (forex) resources… »

Buhari calls for peace, keeps mum on Lekki toll gate shootings

Tribune Online Buhari calls for peace, keeps mum on Lekki toll gate shootings President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday urged Nigerians to embrace peace but did not speak on the shooting… »




UK news

Trump administration’s WeChat ban is blocked by U.S. district court

A few days ago, the U.S. Commerce Department published a series of rules that aimed to block the downloading of TikTok and WeChat by American users, following an executive order… »

Wale Oke decries Lekki killings, says incident may end Nigeria

Tribune Online Wale Oke decries Lekki killings, says incident may end Nigeria The national deputy president of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) and presiding bishop of the Sword of… »

United Capital Grows Nine-month Profit by 26% to N4.1bn

By Goddy Egene United Capital Plc has reported improved results for the nine months ended September 30, 2020 despite the challenging economic operating environment. Gross earnings rose 33 per cent… »

World news

Coronavirus: US reaches one million confirmed cases – live updates

US reaches milestone according to Johns Hopkins figures President said he ‘would have to check’ dates of the warnings he received Cuomo: New York deaths are lowering ‘but not at… »

TECHNOLOGY

10 Berlin-based VCs discuss how COVID-19 has changed the landscape

A breeding ground for European entrepreneurs, Berlin has a knack for producing a lot of new startups: the city attracts top international, diverse talent, and it is packed with investors,… »

SPORTS

ENTERTAINMENT

NIGERIA