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no responses. February 26, 2020 Enuwa Ochai

U.N. Warns Of ‘Major Hunger Threat’ As Locusts Reach DR Congo


U.N. Warns Of ‘Major Hunger Threat’ As Locusts Reach DR Congo

The United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Agency on Tuesday warned of a “major hunger threat” in East Africa, as a small group of desert locusts entered […]

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no responses. February 25, 2020 debby eselebor

AFCON Qualifier: Rohr Faces Team Selection Headache


AFCON Qualifier: Rohr Faces Team Selection Headache

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has said that injuries and the need to give new players a look have slowed the selection process for the squad […]

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no responses. February 17, 2020 debby eselebor

Like Father, Like Son: Meet the Skilful Son of Kanu Nwankwo


Like Father, Like Son: Meet the Skilful Son of Kanu Nwankwo

Sean Kanu, 15, is Kanu Nwankwo’s first child and he currently plays for the U-16 side of Premier League club, Watford – where he’s being regarded […]

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no responses. February 13, 2020 Enuwa Ochai

East Africa Locust Infestation: U.N. Warns Of Looming Catastrophe


East Africa Locust Infestation: U.N. Warns Of Looming Catastrophe

The United Nations has expressed deep concern over the swarms of locusts that have invaded East Africa, saying there is a risk of a catastrophe. UN […]

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no responses. February 13, 2020 debby eselebor

Edo 2020: Five Mini-stadia Ready For National Sports Festival – Official


Edo 2020: Five Mini-stadia Ready For National Sports Festival – Official

As the Edo State Government steps up preparation to host the Edo2020 National Sports Festival (NSF) scheduled to commence from March 20, construction work has been […]

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no responses. February 13, 2020 debby eselebor

Team Nigeria Win Nine Medals In Weightlifting Championship In Uzbekistan


Team Nigeria Win Nine Medals In Weightlifting Championship In Uzbekistan

The Technical Director of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF), Christopher Nwadei, said Team Nigeria won nine medals in the 6th International Solidarity weightlifting championship holding in […]

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no responses. February 10, 2020 Enuwa Ochai

African Leaders Reject Trump’s Peace Plan


African Leaders Reject Trump’s Peace Plan

African leaders on Sunday condemned US President Donald Trump’s Mideast peace plan as illegitimate, taking advantage of an African Union summit to voice solidarity with “the […]

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no responses. February 3, 2020 debby eselebor

Enyimba Qualify For Confederations Cup Quarter-final Stage


Enyimba Qualify For Confederations Cup Quarter-final Stage

Nigerian champions, Enyimba have qualified for the quarterfinal stage of the CAF Confederation Cup, following a 5-2 spanking of San Pedro in the Ivory Coast. Enyimba […]

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no responses. January 28, 2020 Enuwa Ochai

Burkina Faso Rocked By New Jihadist Massacre


Burkina Faso Rocked By New Jihadist Massacre

At least 10 men have been killed in a jihadist massacre at a village in Burkina Faso, which is in the grip of a years-long Islamist […]

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no responses. January 28, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Coronavirus: Africa On Alert As Kenya, Ivory Coast Test Suspected Cases


Coronavirus: Africa On Alert As Kenya, Ivory Coast Test Suspected Cases

The coronavirus was confirmed in the Chinese city on January 7, 2020. Cases have since been confirmed in several other Asian countries, Europe and the United […]

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Maternal Mortality: Toyin Saraki Advocates Rapid Frontline Solutions

no responses. January 23, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

Maternal Mortality: Toyin Saraki Advocates Rapid Frontline Solutions


Maternal Mortality: Toyin Saraki Advocates Rapid Frontline Solutions

Ahead of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa’s participation at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Mrs Toyin Saraki, Founder- President of the Wellbeing Foundation Africa […]

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no responses. January 22, 2020 debby eselebor

2022 World Cup Qualifiers: Nigeria’s Super Eagles Get ‘Easy’ Draw


2022 World Cup Qualifiers: Nigeria’s Super Eagles Get ‘Easy’ Draw

The Super Eagles of Nigeria have been given a seemingly easy draw in the race for qualification for the 2022 FIFA World Cup finals in Qatar […]

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no responses. January 8, 2020 debby eselebor

CAF Awards: Mane, Oshoala Emerge Africa’s Best


CAF Awards: Mane, Oshoala Emerge Africa’s Best

Senegal forward, Sadio Mane, has emerged as the 2019 Male African Player of the Year while Nigerian star, Asisat Oshoala, claimed the prize for the women […]

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no responses. December 24, 2019 debby eselebor

Mahrez, Mane, Salah Nominated For African Footballer Of The Year Award


Mahrez, Mane, Salah Nominated For African Footballer Of The Year Award

Liverpool pair Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah, plus Riyad Mahrez from Manchester City, were named as the three candidates for this year’s African Footballer of the […]

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Libyan Crisis: President Buhari Raises Concern Over Destabilising Effect On West Africa

no responses. December 22, 2019 Modupe.aduloju

Libyan Crisis: President Buhari Raises Concern Over Destabilising Effect On West Africa


Libyan Crisis: President Buhari Raises Concern Over Destabilising Effect On West Africa

How Libya’s Instability Is Destabilising West Africa-Buhari President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday in Abuja said instability in State of Libya is a recurring threat to the Sahel […]

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no responses. December 3, 2019 debby eselebor

CAF Confederation Cup: Rangers, Enyimba Lose To North African Teams


CAF Confederation Cup: Rangers, Enyimba Lose To North African Teams

Rangers International Football Club of Enugu on Sunday lost 3-1 to Pyramid Football Club of Egypt in the ongoing Confederation African Football, CAF group stage match. […]

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no responses. November 26, 2019 Enuwa Ochai

National Agricultural Seed Council To Explore Technology To Enhance Food Sufficiency


National Agricultural Seed Council To Explore Technology To Enhance Food Sufficiency

The National Agricultural seed council, NASC, says plan has been concluded to use technology to leverage improved quality seed for farmers. Director General of the council, […]

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no responses. November 18, 2019 debby eselebor

Super Eagles Sink Lesotho As Osimhen Nets Twice In AFCON Qualifiers


Super Eagles Sink Lesotho As Osimhen Nets Twice In AFCON Qualifiers

The Super Eagles of Nigeria are in cruise control in their bid to qualify for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, billed to take place […]

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no responses. November 14, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

South African Airways Cancels Weekend Flights


South African Airways Cancels Weekend Flights

Report says South African Airways (SAA) has cancelled all domestic and international flights scheduled for Friday and Saturday ahead of a planned workers’ strike. The airline […]

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no responses. November 5, 2019 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Families Seek Justice As Rwandan Genocide Trial Begins


Families Seek Justice As Rwandan Genocide Trial Begins

Reports say, the trial of a former high-ranking Rwandan official accused of crimes of genocide is due to start in Belgium. For victims and their families, […]

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