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World Health Organization: WHO Regional Director for Africa, Dr Matshidiso Moeti

no responses. May 29, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: WHO Urges Caution As Countries In Africa Ease Lockdowns


COVID-19: WHO Urges Caution As Countries In Africa Ease Lockdowns

Three months after the first case of COVID-19 was detected in sub-Saharan Africa, the region has made progress in tackling the virus. Many countries implemented lockdowns […]

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COVID-19: President Buhari Seeks Debts Cancellation Of ''Needy Countries'' In Africa

no responses. May 29, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: President Buhari Seeks Debts Cancellation Of ”Needy Countries” In Africa


COVID-19: President Buhari Seeks Debts Cancellation Of ”Needy Countries” In Africa

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on developed countries and international financial institutions to cancel the debts of ”needy countries” especially in Africa to enable them reverse […]

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#COVID2019: South Africa Places Travel Ban On US, UK, China, Italy, Others

no responses. May 7, 2020 Modupe.aduloju

COVID-19: About 190 000 People Could Die Of Pandemic In Africa- WHO


COVID-19: About 190 000 People Could Die Of Pandemic In Africa- WHO

A new study by the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Africa finds eighty-three thousand to 190 000 people in Africa could die of COVID-19 […]

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no responses. April 30, 2020 debby eselebor

COVID-19: Egypt’s Al Ahly Pledges To Pay Players In Full


COVID-19: Egypt’s Al Ahly Pledges To Pay Players In Full

Al Ahly’s players will not take pay cuts in the next four months despite the suspension of all competitions on the back of the coronavirus spread, […]

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no responses. March 29, 2020 debby eselebor

Postponed Olympic Games To Get New Date In April


Postponed Olympic Games To Get New Date In April

There are strong indications the official dates for the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, now billed to take place next year, will be announced before the […]

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no responses. March 24, 2020 debby eselebor

Kidnappers Demand N20 Million To Release Nigerian Footballers


Kidnappers Demand N20 Million To Release Nigerian Footballers

Kidnappers have demanded N20 million to release two players with Enyimba and Abia Comets who were kidnapped on Sunday at Ipele, along Benin –Akure road on […]

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no responses. March 12, 2020 KEVIN NWABUEZE

Africa’s Low Coronavirus Rate Due To Robust Preps – Senegal Expert


Africa’s Low Coronavirus Rate Due To Robust Preps – Senegal Expert

With just over 100 cases reported in total, Africa is on record as among the least impacted continents with respect to the coronavirus epidemic. Experts are […]

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no responses. March 5, 2020 Enuwa Ochai

Kogi State Staple Crops Processing Zone Project to Invoke Economic Revolution- Fanwo


Kogi State Staple Crops Processing Zone Project to Invoke Economic Revolution- Fanwo

Kogi state government says the proposed Staple Crops Zone and Agricultural Modernization Project is set to position the state and Nigeria as the food corridor of […]

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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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