Monthly Archives: April 2020

CORONAVIRUS: FEARS FOR ENDANGERED CHIMPS IN NIGERIA

Award-winning conservationist, Rachel Ashegbofe Ikemeh; project director of The South-West/Niger Delta Forest Project, says she fears for the future of some of the worlds most endangered chimps. Devastated by hunting and deforestation, the chimps now face a threat from coronavirus. Rachel says the pandemic is bringing to the fore issues such as wildlife trade and consumption, and that it’s time

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Covid-19 : Trial vaccine on humans started

First two volunteer patients have been injected with a ‘trial vaccine to fight Covid-19’ at Oxford. The researchers have combined by the Oxford University team and the Italian Pomezia team. Elisa Granato, first patient to get the trial vaccine is a microbiologist.She took part of the trial on her 32nd birthday, she described herself to be ‘excited’ to be able

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Will Ramadhan be the same in lockdown?

The holy month of Ramadhaan is the first celebration of the year following Eid. However it will celebrated under tight restrictions due to the Coronavirus outbreak. As a Muslim myself I have realised that every Ramadan seems to be the same. I believe that lack of distraction from the outside world will give Muslims the opportunity to reflect on themselves

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