WORLD NEWS 18-06-2021

NORTH KOREA/DIALODUE

NORTH KOREAN LEADER, KIM JONG UN HAS REVEALED THAT HIS COUNTRY NEED TO PREPARE FOR BOTH DIALOGUE AND CONFRONTATION WITH THE UNITED STATES UNDER PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN.

PRESIDENT KIM MADE THE REVELATION AT A PLENARY MEETING OF THE CENTRAL COMMITTEE OF THE GOVERNING WORKERS’ PARTY OF KOREA, OUTLINING HIS STRATEGY FOR RELATIONS WITH WASHINGTON, AND THE POLICY TENDENCY OF THE NEWLY EMERGED US ADMINISTRATION.

THE PRESIDENT’S COMMENTS MARK THE FIRST TIME KIM HAS MADE A REFERENCE TO THE COUNTRY’S POLICY TOWARDS THE U.S SINCE THE INAUGURATION OF PRESIDENT BIDEN.

PRESIDENT KIM THEREFORE STRESSED THE NEED TO GET PREPARED FOR BOTH DIALOGUE AND CONFRONTATION IN ORDER TO PROTECT THE DIGNITY OF THE STATE AND RELIABLY GUARANTEE A PEACEFUL ENVIRONMENT.

INDONESIA/COVID

HEALTH OFFICIALS IN INDONESIA HAVE BLAMED THE EMERGENCE OF THE DELTA VARIANT FIRST DETECTED IN INDIA FOR A MASSIVE SURGE IN COVID-19 THAT HAS SEEN THE NUMBER OF DAILY NEW CASES MORE THAN TRIPLE IN RECENT WEEKS.

THE COUNTRY’S HEALTH MINISTER, BUDI SADIKIN MADE THIS KNOWN DURING A SEMINAR, ADMITTING THAT THE SPREAD OF THE VIRUS VARIANT IS VERY FAST.

ACCORDING TO HIM, THE SURGE WAS AS A RESULT OF TRAVEL AT THE END OF THE MONTH OF RAMADAN WHEN MANY PEOPLE IGNORED A TRAVEL BAN TO VISIT THEIR HOMETOWNS.

IT WOULD BE NOTED THAT THE HEALTH AUTHORITIES REPORTED 12,624 CASES, THE HIGHEST DAILY RISE SINCE FEBRUARY BRINGING INDONESIA’S TOTAL CASES TO NEARLY TWO MILLION.

COVID/DISPLACE

THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE FORCIBLY DISPLACED HAS REACHED A NEW HIGH BY THE END OF 2020, AS THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC AGGRAVATE SOME PRE-EXISTING DRIVERS.

REPORT HAS IT THAT  THE UNITED NATIONS REFUGEE AGENCY, UNHCR REVEALED THAT 82.4 MILLION PEOPLE WORLDWIDE HAVE BEEN FORCIBLY DISPLACED AT THE END OF 2020, THE HIGHEST NUMBER ON RECORD, AS THE FIGURE STOOD AT 41 MILLION IN  2012, WHILE, IT REACHED 79.5 MILLION IN 2019

ACCORDING TO REPORT, THE DYNAMICS OF POVERTY, FOOD INSECURITY, CLIMATE CHANGE, CONFLICT AND DISPLACEMENT HAVE DRIVEN MORE PEOPLE TO SEARCH FOR SAFETY AND SECURITY.

SIMILARLY, ACCORDING TO THE WORLD BANK,THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE PUSHED INTO EXTREME POVERTY DUE TO COVID-19 HAVE ALSO RISEN TO AN UNPRECEDENTED LEVEL  BETWEEN 119 MILLION AND 124 MILLION IN 2020.

IRAN/POLL

IRAN’S PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION HAS OPENED AMID CONCERNS OF A LOW TURNOUT WITH THE CONSERVATIVE HEAD OF THE JUDICIARY, EBRAHIM RAISI, WIDELY SEEN AS THE FRONTRUNNER.

REPORT MADE IT KNOWN THAT NEARLY 60 MILLION ELIGIBLE VOTERS IN IRAN WILL DECIDE THE FATE OF FOUR CANDIDATES IN THE FRAY TO SUCCEED PRESIDENT HASSAN ROUHANI AS A PANEL UNDER SUPREME LEADER, ALI KHAMENEI BARRED HUNDREDS OF CANDIDATES, INCLUDING REFORMISTS AND THOSE ALIGNED WITH ROUHANI.

MEANWHILE, POLLS HAVE OPENED AT 7AM LOCAL TIME AND IS EXPECTED TO CLOSE AT 7:30PM, BUT CAN BE EXTENDED FOR TWO HOUR AS THE RESULTS ARE EXPECTED AROUND MIDDAY TOMORROW, JUNE 19, 2021.

UN/VOTE

THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY WILL VOTE TODAY, JUNE 18 ON A NON-BINDING RESOLUTION CONDEMNING THE MILITARY REGIME IN MYANMAR, CALLING ON MEMBER STATES TO CURB THE FLOW OF ARMS INTO THE VIOLENCE WRACKED COUNTRY.

MYANMAR’S ENVOY TO THE WORLD BODY, KYAW MOE TUN IN A RECENT LETTER TO THE UNITED NATIONS, CALLED FOR EFFECTIVE COLLECTIVE MEASURES TO BE TAKEN AGAINST THE MILITARY AMID A DEADLY MONTHS-LONG CRACKDOWN ON DISSENT THAT HAS LEFT MORE THAN 860 DEAD.

THE VOTE WILL COME ON THE SAME DAY THAT THE SECURITY COUNCIL HOLDS INFORMAL TALKS ON THE SITUATION IN THE COUNTRY, WHERE THE MILITARY OVERTHREW ELECTED CIVILIAN LEADER AUNG SAN SUU KYI AND SEIZED POWER ON FEBRUARY 1.

MEANWHILE, RIGHTS GROUPS AND MYANMAR OPPOSITION HAVE CRITICISED THE INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY FOR GIVING LEGITIMACY TO MYANMAR’S COUP BY MEETING THE MILITARY OFFICIALS.

BAWA/CORRUPTION

THE PRESIDENT OF THE NIGERIA LABOUR CONGRESS, AYUBA WABBA HAS DECRIED THE ADVERSE EFFECTS OF CORRUPTION IN DIFFERENT VITAL SECTORS OF THE ECONOMY, ESPECIALLY THE HEALTH CARE SECTOR.

COMRADE WABBA MADE HIS  OBSERVATIONS  KNOWN IN ABUJA, WHEN THE REPRESENTATIVES OF THE ASSOCIATION OF GENERAL AND PRIVATE MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS OF NIGERIA, AGPMPN, LED BY ITS PRESIDENT, DR. IYKE ODO, PAID HIM A COURTESY VISIT.

ACCORDING TO HIM, THE NLC IS NOT JUST ABOUT FIGHTING FOR WORKERS’ WELFARE, BUT FOR QUALITY HEALTH CARE FOR THE PEOPLE, LAMENTING THAT CORRUPTION HAS HINDERED HEALTHCARE DELIVERY IN NIGERIA.

WABBA ADDED THAT THE HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME, NHS, THAT SHOULD HAVE BEEN OF GREAT HELP IN HEALTHCARE DELIVERY SYSTEM HAS REMAINED AN UGLY TALE AS NOT MUCH HAS HAPPENED WITH THE SCHEME IN NIGERIA.

WHILE REACTING, DR ODO EXPLAINED TO HIM THAT    THE HEALTH CARE SECTOR HAD, DETERMINED AND INFORMED LABOUR LEADERSHIP TO HAVE EXPOSED THE STORMS OF OUR SYSTEM.

WHO/SUICIDE

WORLD HEALTH ORGANISATION, W.H.O HAS RAISED ALARM OVER SUICIDE THAT IS A LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH WORLDWIDE.

W.H.O DIRECTOR-GENERAL, TEDROS GHEBREYESUS, RAISED THE ALARM IN A STATEMENT, SAYING SUICIDE CANNOT AND MUST NOT BE IGNORED, EMPHASISING THAT THE HEALTH AGENCY HAVE OBSERVED THAT SOME COUNTRIES HAVE MADE SUICIDE PREVENTION HIGH A PRIORITY WHILE MANY OTHERS REMAIN UNCOMMITTED.

GHEBREYESUS SAID THE BODY’S ATTENTION TO SUICIDE PREVENTION IS MORE IMPORTANT NOW DUE TO EFFECTS OF COVID-19 INCLUDING JOB LOSS, FINANCIAL STRESS AND SOCIAL ISOLATION.

IT WOULD BE NOTED THAT SUICIDE WORLDWIDE 2019, REVEALED THAT MORE PEOPLE DIE YEARLY AS A RESULT OF SUICIDE THAN HIV, MALARIA OR BREAST CANCER, WAR AND MURDER.

AKINTOYE/OODUA

THE LEADER OF YORUBA SELF-DETERMINATION MOVEMENT, ILANA OMO OODUA, PROF. BANJI AKINTOYE SAYS NIGERIAN AUTHORITIES CANNOT STOP THE ADVOCATES OF YORUBA NATION AND OTHER SECESSIONISTS.

PROF AKINTOYE STATED THIS IN A STATEMENT, SAYING THE UNITED NATIONS CONSTITUTION AS WELL AS VARIOUS UN AND AFRICAN UNION CONVENTIONS AGREE THAT EVERY NATIONALITY HAS THE RIGHT OF SOVEREIGNTY.

HE REMINDED THE GOVERNMENT THAT NIGERIA IS A SIGNATORY TO THE LAWS AND ADVISED THE AUTHORITIES TO COMMENCE NEGOTIATIONS ON HOW THOSE WILLING TO EXIT THE COUNTRY CAN DO SO PEACEFULLY.

THE ELDER STATESMAN, WHO SUGGESTED THAT THE GOVERNMENT SHOULD CALL FOR DIALOGUE ON HOW TO PEACEFULLY DISSOLVE ISSUES OVER THE AMALGAMATION OF 1914 OF SOUTHERN AND NORTHERN NIGERIA INSTEAD OF THREATS.

GOC/SOKOTO

THE NEW GENERAL OFFICER COMMANDING, GOC, 8TH DIVISION NIGERIA ARMY HEADQUARTERS, SOKOTO, MAJOR GENERAL USMAN YUSUF, HAS CONDEMNED THE ATTITUDE OF LOCAL COLLABORATORS WHO AID SUSPECTED BANDITS IN SABOTAGING THE EFFORTS OF NIGERIA ARMY FORCES COMBATTING BANDITRY IN THE NORTH WEST.

THE ARMY CHIEF DISCLOSED THIS IN SOKOTO DURING A COURTESY CALL ON STATE GOVERNOR AMINU TAMBUWAL AT THE STATE GOVERNMENT HOUSE, APPEALING TO THE STATE GOVERNMENT TO ENGAGE THE CITIZENS ON THE NEED TO COLLABORATE AND SUPPORT THE OPERATION OF THE NIGERIA ARMY TO END BANDITRY AND OTHER CRIMINALITY IN THE NORTH WEST REGION.

THE GOC WHO ALSO DOUBLES AS THE FORCE COMMANDER, JOINT TASKFORCE, NORTHWEST, OPERATION HADARIN DAJI HOWEVER HINTED THAT THE ARMY HEADQUARTERS IS SUPPLYING SOPHISTICAL EQUIPMENT TO FIGHT INSURGENCY TO THE FINISH.

NEMA/EXPLOSION

NO FEWER THAN THREE PERSONS HAVE BEEN CONFIRMED KILLED IN A GAS TANKER EXPLOSION IN THE IKEJA AREA OF LAGOS STATE.

A SPOKESPERSON FOR THE NATIONAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY, NEMA, IBRAHIM FARINLOYE, DISCLOSED THIS IN A TELEPHONE INTERVIEW WITH NEWSMEN WHILE GIVING AN UPDATE ON THE INCIDENT.

FARINLOYE HINTED THAT THE INCIDENT OCCURRED ON THURSDAY NIGHT AFTER A LIQUEFIED PETROLEUM GAS, LPG TANKER EXPLODED AT MOBOLAJI BANK ANTHONY WAY, AFFECTING A PLAZA HOUSING DOZENS OF ORGANISATIONS, ADDING THAT THE EXPLOSION THREW THE ENVIRONMENT INTO PANIC.

FARINLOYE HOWEVER NOTED THAT THE COMMISSIONER OF POLICE, HAKEEM ODUMOSU, HAD LED A TEAM OF POLICEMEN TO THE SCENE TODAY IN A BID TO RESTORE NORMALCY IN THE AREA.

GOOD AFTERNOON

HERE IS THE WORLD NEWS ON EKI 100.9 FM

I AM……………

HERE ARE THE HIGHLIGHTS

  • NLC PRESIDENT DECRIES EFFECTS OF CORRUPTION ON COUNTRY’S ECONOMY.
  • NEMA CONFIRMS DEATH OF 3 PERSON IN LAGOS TANKER EXPLOSION.
  • W.H.O ISSUES RED ALERT ON SUICIDE DEATH WORLDWIDE.
  • IRAN PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION OPENS TODAY, OBSERVES LOW TURNOUT.

DETAILS OF THESE AND MORE IN A MOMENT. PLEASE STAY TUNED.

395 thoughts on “WORLD NEWS 18-06-2021

  1. Холостячка 2 сезон https://bit.ly/39ioLkW Смотреть онлайн шоу Холостячка 2 сезон на СТБ.
    Пост шоу можно смотреть тут. Холостячка стб 2 сезон 1-2 серия

  2. Холостячка 2 сезон https://bit.ly/39ioLkW Смотреть онлайн шоу Холостячка 2 сезон на СТБ.
    Пост шоу можно смотреть тут. Холостячка стб 2 сезон 1-2 серия

  3. Cмотреть сериалы онлайн, Озвучка – Перевод TVShows, лостфильм, алексфильм, HDrezka Studio Украинский Холостячка 2 сезон 7 серия смотреть онлайн Алекс Райдер, Космические войска, Мир Дикого Запада, Вампиры средней полосы, Звоните ДиКаприо!, По ту сторону изгороди – все серии, все сезоны.

  4. Howdy, i read your blog from time to time and i own a similar
    one and i was just wondering if you get a lot of spam responses?
    If so how do you prevent it, any plugin or anything you can suggest?
    I get so much lately it’s driving me crazy so any help is very much
    appreciated.

  5. Вечер с Владимиром Соловьевым Вечер с Владимиром Соловьевым Вечер с Владимиром Соловьевым

    846355741710282113500738686320182 24446376335069552738196819451449537 78498113242560738641777565459014717
    667286 9838650 3341013 6891687 6582578 5820465 3957081 7024689 39364 4702250 4604548 2621148 5620513 9672870 36240
    8971340 4941746 2071848 783449 5465942 6074476 5409961 7672317 31621 5138810 197435 293740 3352042 6766982 3138628

  6. Вечер с Владимиром Соловьевым Вечер с Владимиром Соловьевым Вечер с Владимиром Соловьевым

    405434229349343968209667356591572 8791616714050455448312990572449613 69395788075107315382579874544094528
    403377 3802329 7489003 8900379 959130 9346699 9775666 6807242 1163023 5273298 1703807 6744403 6444662 126267 467187
    4541753 2708121 4693799 3897283 6276190 2446812 9485618 2211865 8898162 7244600 4090567 9185235 7974337 5868666 4511828

  7. CГ©tait cette heure du soir, bienfait du ciel, qui inspire au cЕ“ur de lhomme la priГЁre, ou donne le champ Г  tous les rГЄves charmants But I dont see why I should sacrifice my life to the family, and yours too, darling child Tout ce monde-lГ  attendit encore au salon, madame Dieulafait dOudart ayant voulu faire toilette http://tinyurl.com/2bshuhnx You dont sound infatuated

  8. I loved aas much as yyou will receikve caarried out right
    here. Thee sketch is tasteful, you authored material stylish.
    nonetheless, you command gget got aan impatience over thatt you wish bee
    deliverinng tthe following. unwell unquestionably come
    mor formerly again since exactly tthe same neawrly a
    llot often inside casee you shield this hike.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.