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Trump on Pressure to Give up on Lockdowns and Reopen the Economy.

White House coronavirus task force are urging President Donald Trump to abandon its social distancing policies and reopen the economy. 

Primetime host Tucker Carlson argued on his Thursday night program that “one of the main lessons of this crisis is that the public health establishment failed us badly” by recommending stay-home orders and other social distancing policies that are hurting the economy. 

“What would’ve happened, for example, if we’d adopted a more conventional response to this epidemic?” Carlson said.

“What if we’d asked the elderly and immunocompromised and anyone else facing statistically higher rates of risk to stay inside, cloistered away? And then at the same time allow the rest of the population to use informed common sense and continue to work?” 

He continued, “What if we’d done that a month ago? Would the death rate today be much higher than it is now? Maybe, maybe not. We don’t know.

According to Carlson, a conversation should’ve been held before locking down the entire country and put 10 million people out of work.

However, the decision was outsourced to public health officials who suggested that the only way to slow the spread of the virus and prevent thousands, if not millions, of deaths is to keep people at home until modeling shows it’s safe to reopen businesses, schools, and public places. 

Fox News commentator Melissa Francis argued on Friday that the virus is “everywhere already” in New York and she’s “losing faith” in the stay-home orders states have implemented across the country as the economy implodes.

However, She suggested the economic fallout from the lockdown is scarier than the deadly virus itself. 

“It does seem like it’s spread all over New York, so at this point I don’t know about the efficacy of staying inside indefinitely,” Francis said.  

Fox News host Harris Faulkner, who Trump recently called “one of my favorite people,” pushed back gently on Francis and interrupted to ask a doctor on the panel to give her perspective.

The doctor, Janette Nesheiwat, argued “you can’t put a price tag on lives.” 

On “Fox and Friends,” one of the president’s favorite Fox programs, co-host Brian Kilmeade argued on Friday that the economic damage from the virus is avoidable. 

“This is a self-inflicted wound, it’s a slow-motion car wreck that we brought on ourselves,” Kilmeade said. “We should talk about how many people are working … I’d rather find out the 20% that are still on their jobs … we’re an anomaly now.” said Kilmeade.

However Some governors have so far refused to issue statewide stay home orders in their states. 

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, is frustrated with the lack of a federal mandate and on Thursday said “I don’t understand why” the president hasn’t issued a nation-wide stay home order. 

Several Fox News hosts are making cases that the economic fallout from widespread lockdowns will be a greater price to pay than the additional lives that would be lost if the economy reopens.

Few hours ago, Trump tweeted, “WE CANNOT LET THE CURE BE WORSE THAN THE PROBLEM ITSELF.”

Since then, many of the president’s allies have argued that older Americans and others more vulnerable to the disease should sacrifice themselves for the good of the economy.

During his Thursday night program, Carlson defended Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, who argued that “lots of grandparents” were willing to die of COVID-19 if it meant the economy could get back up and running more quickly.

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#EndSARS Protest: “The action is patriotic and indicates a collective resolution by young people of Nigeria to see a better nation.”- CERANY

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#EndSARS #EndSWAT #EndPoliceBrutality

The Centre of Ethical Rebirth Among Nigerian Youths (CERANY) endorses the Legitimacy of Peaceful Protest against Police brutality #EndSARS #EndSWAT.

This was announced with a press release by Chuks Akamadu EQS, the President of CERANY.

According to his statement, “The action is patriotic and indicates a collective resolution by young people of Nigeria to see a better nation.”

However, he commends President Buhari for showing exemplary leadership as a true democrat by assuring the nation that the disbandment of Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) was just the first step towards a comprehensive police Reform.

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Chuks also urged the young people to discontinue the protest and give the government the benefit of doubt to implement what they have promised as it relates to the #EndSARS protest.

He is also proposing the immediate convening of National Youth Leaders Conference (NYLC) whose mandate would be to articulate the concerns of the young people across the country in an objective and realistic manner.

Read the full press release below;

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Organization Reaffirms Commitment to Support FG through Youth Employment (Video)

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Domak Shelter Ltd.

A private organization, ‘Domak Group’ has reaffirmed its commitment to support the Federal Government in creating employment for the youth to move the nation forward.

Mr. Kingsley Azonobi, Managing Director of Domak Shelter Ltd. disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday, 9th October in Abuja.

Azonobi said the support initiative was as a result of the organization’s activity to celebrate the 60 years of Nigerians living together as one entity and as most dynamic and innovative people.

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In his speech, he said “The journey has been excellent, educative, interesting and encouraging in the sense that we are still together, it is not that easy to hold on to a nation.

“So many elements have tried to break us apart, but Nigeria cannot break, no matter what anybody wants to do, we are one Nigeria and we will remain one.

“It has been a very successful journey so far; the motivation behind Domak empowering youths and the needy is borne out of passion to give back to the country.

“We tried our best to motivate unemployed youths; we just issued employment letters to six youths out of many that we have employed during COVID-19, in spite of many companies shutting down.

“We reviewed our strategies and came up with lots of initiatives to create employment within this lockdown; we have employed not less than 35 youths and other Nigerians.

“We have added a lot of job opportunities to this government and that is what we are here for, to support the government,” he explained.

Azonobi urged Nigerians to always speak positively about their fatherland, adding that negative things come to people who speak negatively, while positive things attract good things of life.

He decried negative messages by people on the social media about Nigeria that portray the image of the country negatively.

“Once you speak positively about your nation, you will get what you speak,” Azonobi said.

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Nigeria @ 60: Independence Promo, Invest in your Children- Domak Shelter Ltd.

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Nigeria @ 60: Independence Promo, Invest in your Children- Domak Shelter Ltd.

Nigeria @ 60: Independence Celebration Promo, Invest in your Children

We believe in the dream of a better Nigeria….A Nigeria of hope and greatness.

A Nigeria of men and women with great vision and mission as seen through the eyes of Domak Shelter Limited – A company building her net worth on solid grounds with a great vision that will transcend generations yet unborn.

We at Domak Shelter Limited believe in the future particularly that of our children…We stand for the welfare of our children and believe the future belongs to them.

In line with this celebration, Domak Shelter Limited has roll out “Independence Celebration Promo” an avenue to invest in the future of the next generation “Our Children”.

Domak Shelter Limited is offering 20% Discount to anyone who will buy land or house for children at Domak Garden City, Karshi between October 1st – October 30th. 

Domak Shelter Limited is giving away 100 plots each for all the plot sizes and house types at Domak Garden City, Karshi.

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For you to participate in this promo, your child must be under 18 yrs. and you must provide your Child’s Birth certificate and Passport Photograph as the supporting document.

You can now buy;

450 sqm= N280,000

660 sqm =N360,000

810 sqm = N520,000

900 sqm = N640,000

And the House type of your choice at 20% Discount.

To learn more about this promo, visit our office at Plot 1019 Gimbiya Street Opp. Gimbiya Supermarket, Area 11, Garki, Abuja, Nigeria. 

Or call 08135271713, 08096473278

 Learn more about Domak Shelter Ltd., kindly visit www.domakshelter.com

 
 
 
 
 
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