TRAVELOUGE: Egypt A Place of Thousand Lessons While in Egypt, thoughts of different hues crossed my mind about why and how Egypt assumed such an important place to the visitors, tourists and travelers. What I saw and observed in Egypt dazzles my mind especially its umatched history among world civilizations, scholarship and cosmopolitan nature, yet one thing sets my thought off balance; the striking contrast between temporal things and condition of impermanence of our life that imposes itself visible upon every edifice or antique. My contemplation is always reinforced by the deeping silence of winds in the cemetery of those iconic personalities right from Pharos epoch (thousand of years ago), to Ottomon dynasty. Just one tiny circumference of land in
COVID-19: NCAC, NANTA advocate collaborations for tourism sector recovery NCAC and the National Association of Nigerian Travel Agencies have called for intensified collaborations of operators in the tourism value-chain. file photo: Tourist site The National Council for Arts and Culture (NCAC) and the National Association of Nigerian Travel Agencies (NANTA) on Saturday called for intensified collaborations of operators in the tourism value-chain. The two bodies said the collaboration had become necessary at a time like now for the speedy recovery of the tourism, due to the negative impact of COVID-19 on the sector. They made the call at a zoom meeting, organised by NCAC to address emerging trends in the Nigerian cultural industry with theme: “COVID-19: Creating New Business Opportunities for Travel Agents’’. The National President
Mercy Johnson’s husband, Prince Okojie, has announced the birth of their 4th child and displayed the baby’s picture on his instagram page on Monday. The husband of the actress also displayed the baby’s name as: Divine-Mercy Ehinomen Okojie. He said: “Every good and perfect gift is from God. The wait is finally over. Please share in our joy as we announce the arrival of our daughter. Divine-Mercy Ehinomen Okojie.” Some celebrities also congratulated the couple on the same page in likes of Nkechi Blessing and Oluwabukola Arugba and a host of others.
Joe Wicks' online PE sessions have become an essential part of many lives during the coronavirus lockdown. The personal trainer is being tipped as a potential Sports Personality of the Year winner for keeping the nation active with his live streamed workouts. But he has been forced to take a break from leading the sessions after injuring his hand. Instead, his wife Rosie is stepping in to help out. Wicks fractured his hand at the end of March by falling off a bike, and has been battling through the pain ever since. However, it became clear he needed surgery, and he went to hospital on Friday. He said his hand had become infected, and was "throbbing and pulsating like liquid hot magma". He is
Norwegian actor and HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones, Kristofer Hivju, has revealed that he and his wife, Gry Molvær Hivju have fully recovered from COVID19 (Coronavirus). The actor who is best known for playing the roles of Tormund Giantsbane in the HBO epic had on March 16, disclosed that he and his wife tested positive for coronavirus, adding that they were self-isolating at home in Norway. The couple has now recovered from the deadly COVID-19. The Norwegian actor shared the news on Tuesday via his Instagram page. Hivju said he and his wife, have recovered from Coronavirus and in good health, admonishing his fans to be careful and take preventive measures. His post reads: “Hi! We are fully recovered and in good health after