'We know we all have an individual responsibility to ourselves, to our families, to not spread this virus, and the way we do that is wash our hands, maintain social distancing, masking and stay at home when you're sick.' … [Read more...] about Snoop Dogg hands out Thanksgiving turkeys in California, 1,400 cars line up in Austin for grocery parcels, and people wait 16 hours for Tyler Perry’s giveaway in Atlanta, as demand for food banks soars during coronavirus
Supplying schools with food
To stem the impending food crisis, Isindiaso said FIPAN is demanding immediate stoppage of exportation of Soyabean seed or meal; further intervention on the importation of maize for livestock feeds only at official foreign exchange rate; feed policy that guarantees the livestock feeds and sub-sector requirements and more engagement to lower cost of feeds ingredients through tax relief, duty waiver, forex provisions. … [Read more...] about Maize, Soya beans scarcity: Feed millers warn of impending food crisis
Already, we have seen Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro's attempted denial of the existence and seriousness of the pandemic with devastating effects. China, on the other hand, identified, publicized, and mobilized all resources during a country-wide lockdown to eradicate the virus at record speed. These are two widely different responses to the same problem. … [Read more...] about How might the pandemic strengthen the future BRICS relationship?
The bosses of four northern pub groups, including Robinsons and Thwaites, said: 'Livelihoods, employment and communities will be destroyed by the Government's shameful targeting of pubs. Boris Johnson is wilfully dealing out certain economic ruin to our pubs and the North.' … [Read more...] about Lockdown by STEALTH’: Wetherspoon boss Tim Martin says new Tier system will keep 366 of his pubs closed while landlords say ever-changing Covid curbs are ‘TORTURING’ businesses
“In the morning we provide them with tea, milk and sugar and other beverages. We go by the household measurement and we are giving them items. We also have a formula that we use in giving food items, we call it the basket formula, 25kg of rice to a household comprising of six to eight people. Then 25 kg of garri per household, red oil, beverages per household and other beverages which is the United Nations standard for feeding in camps. … [Read more...] about INSIDE BAYELSA IDPs CAMPS: Officials, youths steal relief materials at night, sell at dawn