China Passes law to reduce Pressure on Children from Homework

China has passed a new law to limit the pressure on children from homework and after-school tutoring. China passed a law Saturday to limit the pressure on children from homework and after-school tutoring, state media said, as the country reforms its ultra-competitive education system. The government has imposed several rules in recent months aimed at…

China Carrying out ‘Slow Genocide’ of Uyghurs in Xinjiang: Report

By Editor Newly published research has provided compelling evidence that China is carrying out a slow genocide of the Uyghur population, due to Beijing’s perception of the community as a national security threat. Adrian Zenz, a senior fellow in China studies, and Erin Rosenberg, an attorney specialising in international criminal law, wrote for Foreign Policy…

Billionaire Jack Ma Missing After Criticizing China Govt In October

By  Amarachi  Speculation peaked recently after the 56-year-old failed to appear in the final episode of his own talent show, ‘Africa’s Business Heroes’.      Alibaba founder and billionaire, Jack Ma has not been seen in public since October 2020, after he hit out at the ruling Communist regime in China. Igbos Can’t Unite for…

Swine Flu with ‘Human Pandemic Potential’ Found in China

By TheCable Chinese pigs are frequently becoming infected with a strain of influenza that has the potential to jump to humans, according to infectious disease researchers. Commenting on the development, Robert Webster, an influenza investigator who recently retired from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, US, said it is a “guessing game” as to whether this…

Garlic, Salt Water will not Protect against Coronavirus – WHO

  The World Health Organisation (WHO) says that eating garlic and regularly rinsing nose with saline solution will not guard against coronavirus infection (2019-nCoV). Information obtained from WHO’s website on Monday dispelled various myths and rumours surrounding the 2019-nCoV that could potentially harm the public’s health. Ginna Crochets WHO refuted some of the myths and…

Did The Simpsons Predict The Coronavirus Epidemic?

BY Michael Bamidele 03 February 2020.  Fans and lovers of American animated sitcom “The Simpsons” must believe that either Homer (the lead character) or the producers of the sitcom possess a crystal ball from which they foresee events before they happen. A few days ago, social media went ablaze after screenshots of scenes from The…