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AfDB unveils $10b response as COVID-19 cases hit 10,000 on continent

• Four Nigerians detained in Benin Republic over N900,000 quarantine fee• IOM urges prioritisation of migrants’ health The African...

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Gunmen Killed 13 In Benue And Plateau

No fewer than nine persons were yesterday feared killed in morning attacks by militias on Mbamena and Jootar...

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COVID-19: Musa Halilu Ahmed Foundation goes all out to tackle spread in Nigeria

As fresh cases of Coronavirus disease continue to emerge in Lagos State, putting the total number of confirmed...

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First Coronavirus death in Cameroon

First Coronavirus death in Cameroon Cameroon's government on Tuesday announced the country's first death due to coronavirus, saying...

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South Africa’s coronavirus cases rise sharply to 709 – Says Minister

South Africa’s coronavirus cases rise sharply to 709: minister South Africa reported that its number of confirmed cases...

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Boko Haram insurgents ambush, kill 47 soldiers in Borno

Boko Haram insurgents ambush, kill 47 soldiers in Borno The Defence Headquarters (DHQ) yesterday confirmed the killing in...

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Bauchi governor Bala Mohammed speaks from isolation

Bauchi governor Bala Mohammed speaks from isolation Bauchi State governor Bala Mohammed who tested positive for coronavirus on...

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Uranta calls for Oyedepo’s arrest over COVID-19

Uranta calls for Oyedepo’s arrest over COVID-19 Nigerian National Summit Group (NNSG) Executive Secretary, Mr. Tony Uranta, has...

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NIS, NIMC suspend passport processing, enrolment activities

NIS, NIMC suspend passport processing, enrolment activities The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has suspended processing of passports and...

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Nigerian senator dies in UK

Nigerian senator dies in UK A senator representing Cross River North, Rose Oko, is dead. The 63-year-old senator...

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China virus epicentre to open up as world locks down

China virus epicentre to open up as world locks down China announced Tuesday an end to travel curbs...

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COVID-19: 11 suspected cases tested in Nigeria negative

COVID-19: 11 suspected cases tested in Nigeria negative The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says the result...

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China’s imported virus cases spike as fears grow of second wave

China’s imported virus cases spike as fears grow of second wave China reported 78 new cases of the...

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South Africa’s coronavirus cases surge past 500

South Africa’s coronavirus cases surge past 500 South Africa reported more than 150 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday,...

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64 migrants found dead in cargo container in Mozambique

64 migrants found dead in cargo container in Mozambique More than 60 suspected undocumented migrants from Ethiopia were...

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German army loses 6 million masks in Kenya

German army loses 6 million masks in Kenya A German army shipment of six million face masks needed...

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Ethiopia’s Abiy seeks $150bn for African virus response

Ethiopia’s Abiy seeks $150bn for African virus response Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Tuesday urged G20 leaders...

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APO Group to support African governments in the fight against COVID-19

APO Group to support African governments in the fight against COVID-19 APO Group, leading pan-African communication and business...

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My Son Has Tested Positive To Coronavirus – Says Atiku Abubakar

The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party in the 2019 election, Atiku Abubakar, has revealed that his...

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NASA Warns Of 2 Asteroids Intersecting Earth’s Orbit This Week

An asteroid following an Earth-intersecting orbit is about to approach Earth in a couple of days. Based on...

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Akufo-Addo shuts down schools until further notice

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has directed the management of schools in the country to shut down effective Monday, March...

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DSS probes personnel over Kebbi presidential episode

DSS probes personnel over Kebbi presidential episode The Department of State Services (DSS) says it will sanction its...

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COVID-19: Nigerian Embassy in U.S. suspends passport interviews, biometric capturing

COVID-19: Nigerian Embassy in U.S. suspends passport interviews, biometric capturing Nigeria’s diplomatic missions in Washington, New York and...

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Nigerian army intensifies onslaught against bandits, kidnappers

Nigerian army intensifies onslaught against bandits, kidnappers Nigerian Army says it has recently stepped up anti-banditry operations in...

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Kenya blocks entry as virus cases mount in East Africa

Kenya blocks entry as virus cases mount in East Africa Kenya unveiled a series of strict measures to...

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NDLEA arrests 12 suspected mobile drugs peddlers in Sokoto

NDLEA arrests 12 suspected mobile drugs peddlers in Sokoto National Drugs Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA), says it has...

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FRSC warns drivers against using earpiece

FRSC warns drivers against using earpiece The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Ikeja Unit Command, on Sunday warned...

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Enugu records suspected case of Coronavirus, suspect isolated

Enugu records suspected case of Coronavirus, suspect isolated The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced a...

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Six million Nigerians at risk of going blind, says eye expert

Head of Optometry Department, Imo State University, Prof. Frank Iwuagwu, has said about six million Nigerians are at...

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BREAKING NEWS! Nollywood Actor, Pa Kasumu Is Dead

Pa Kasumu died after a brief illness. Veteran Nollywood actor, Kayode Odumosu better known as Pa Kasumu is...