THE HAGUE: A rights watchdog on Tuesday warned that the ongoing coronavirus pandemic will make children more vulnerable to forced labour and underage marriage, adding that it lead to a "disastrous" impact on children's rights worldwide. … [Read more...] about Watchdog warns coronavirus may become “disastrous” for children’s rights
•Says Almajirai’ll be enrolled in schools •Adds, they may be future of Northern Nigeria •ACF, Arewa Youths, Junaid Mohammed back el-Rufai •Go back to Jonathan’s template, say Northern Youth’ groups By Luminous Jannamike, Bashir Bello & Ibrahim Hassan Wuyo All the 218 Almajirai who were recently repatriated to Kaduna State would be compulsorily enrolled in primary schools, Governor Nasiru Almad El-Rufai of Kaduna State has said. … [Read more...] about We’ll jail parents who enrol children into Almajiri system — El-Rufai
Disney World Takes First Step Toward Reopening Florida's major theme parks moved one step closer to reopening after submitting plans Thursday to the Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force outlining ways to protect visitors and staff from the coronavirus. … [Read more...] about U.S. Coronavirus Blog: Birx Clarifies Comments, Deaths Pass 97K
“It is essential that we get back to work,” he said. “I’m looking forward to the things that serve as the fabric of our lives – sports, concerts, banquets, business travel, amusement parks, graduations, beaches. On a personal level, I’m looking forward to the high school basketball team getting to be together again. … I’m looking forward to going back to school in the fall and seeing my students, face to face.” … [Read more...] about How, When Will Life Get Back to Normal ?
Health Minister Park Neung-hoo urged school officials to double check their preventive measures. He called for authorities to strengthen monitoring on some 390,000 undocumented foreign nationals who may have poor access to medical services and tests, but related measures weren’t immediately announced. … [Read more...] about The Latest: India reports biggest jump in virus cases again