Covid19 Europe 

Four families seek legal action over missing valuables from relatives who died of COVID-19 at same Valencian hospital

Four families are demanding answers over missing valuables from bereaved elderly relatives who all died from COVID-19 at the same Valencia hospital. Arturo Rocher, 80, passed away at the Doctor Peset Hospital in Valencia City on April 7 and his son still wants his belongings back – including a Cartier watch and a gold pendant. His family were able to recover some personal items a few days later at the hospital but the jewellery, which Mr. Rocher wore when he died, had disappeared. His son, Arturo Rocher Escamilla, said: “Despite…

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Advertising Africa 

Strategies For Implementing Proper Educational Technology In Nigerian Schools

Prior to we talk about how to implement Educational technology in Nigeria, there is a need to understand what it means. Educational Technology is the usage of tools such as online tools and resources for the benefit of establishing education. Along with utilizing tools, academic technology assesses both theoretical and useful applications of these tools for learning. Establishing instructional technology in a school makes learning more engaging. Trainees will be interested to understand more, due to the fact that their lessons are now interactive with pictures, videos and slides, all…

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Covid19 Europe 

Greece’s strict lockdown kept coronavirus deaths under 200. Now it wants to reopen.

The Greek island of Mykonos’ newest bar-restaurant, Pelican, seemed to appear from nowhere. Tables, light fixtures and staff members with matching black face masks were still being slotted into place as Greeks visiting the island for a long holiday weekend trickled in to check out the place. The owner expects a slow slummer but says he’s in a hurry to get back to business. Heavily reliant on tourism, the country is officially reopening to foreigners on Monday after closing its borders to most during the coronavirus pandemic. Its hopes are…

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Africa Professional Services 

Nigerian Guild of Editors calls for government intervention

The Nigerian Guild of Editors has called for the urgent intervention of the Nigerian government to save the media in Nigeria from total collapse. The Guild made the call in a Communiqué issued at the end of its Standing Committee Meeting held via Zoom at Editors’ House, Ikeja, Lagos State. According to the Communiqué signed by the Guild’s Administrative Secretary, Toye OLori, the Standing Committee acknowledged the dire state of the media now made worse by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Communiqué reads, “The Guild specifically recommends the injection of funds…

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Startups 

Nigerian startup Launched To Help Brands Connect With Drivers In Traffic Jams

Nigerian start-up Wrapyt has actually introduced its cars and truck marketing solution that helps brands reach and engage with countless geographically-targeted audiences within cities. Launched in February, Wrapyt has partnered with around 1,000 high-mileage personal vehicle owners and e-hailing motorists who want to have their vehicles covered in adverts for a charge. Its online platform links brands with these chauffeurs, while its internal GPS innovation assists it track each motorist in a live project, produce a “geo-fence” around a particular project area, and generate data such as total miles covered…

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