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9 May
Ministers of Works and Housing from the continent have agreed on a common position for the implementation of the New Urban Agenda (NUA) at the United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York.
14 Mar
On February 2, 2022, the United Nations General Assembly convened in an emergency session, the first in a quarter of a century, to consider the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
31 Jul 2021
Nigeria's Mixed 4x400m set an African Record of 3:13.60 yesterday at the Tokyo Olympics Games, but it was not enough to take them to the final after finishing 5th in their semi final race.
23 May 2021
The spirit of Africa Africa is a phoenix rising from the ashes of a charred history of scorn and exploitation. She rises, dazzling the world with the beauty of her culture, the diversity, resilience, and the tenacity of her people. British-Sierra Leonean actor Idris Elba was born and raised in Hackney, London but you can…
27 Feb 2021
Two contemporary African artists, whose works exist in the space between realism, figurative and abstract expressionism
10 Feb 2021
Wellness is the act of practising healthy habits daily to attain more excellent mental health. And also to achieve better physical results and grow luxuriously to survive
27 Aug 2019
The United States of America is marking the arrival of the first enslaved Africans to the English colony of Virginia 400 years ago. Hundreds of thousands of Africans from what is now known as Angola soon follow. The commemoration comes at a time when the U.S. president is accused of creating a culture where white nationalism and racism can flourish.
20 May 2018
Brazilian fishermen rescued two dozen migrants from Africa and Guyana found drifting near the north-east coast of Brazil after 35 days at sea, officials and local media said Sunday. The migrants came from the small South American country of Guyana and from Nigeria and Senegal on the other side of the Atlantic, the human rights…
24 Dec 2017
When the 9mobile Prize for African Literature longlist was recently released, Odafe Atogun was one of four Nigerian authors on it on account of his debut fiction work, Taduno’s Song and he expresses how exciting it felt to arrive at that junction: “It is like getting a present I have waited for all my life.…
27 Jun 2016
We tend to believe that exercise is meant for adults, especially those adults with body weight issues. So when we register for fitness classes, we are most likely not carrying the kids along. Exercise is a healthy lifestyle that anybody can benefit from, young or old, overweight, underweight or fit. By engaging your kids in…
25 May 2016
AMID growing unemployment in the continent, the African Development Bank (ADB) Group has launched a new...
24 May 2016
FBN Capital has called for a supportive knowledge and capacity building initiatives, which will empower and remove impediments that impact the ability of African exchanges to handle sizeable capital inflows.


An advance convoy of Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari was ambushed and attacked on Tuesday in his home state Katsina. The attack happened in Dutsinma, about 152 kilometres from Buhari's hometown of Daura. Buhari's spokesman Garba Shehu said the convoy included an advance team of security guards, protocol and media officers. “The attackers opened fire on…
46 mins ago
It is still uncertain times in the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) as delay in reconciling post-convention crisis has affected preparation for Osun State governorship election..
48 mins ago
It was the same old stories, yesterday, as stakeholders converged on Abuja in search of ways to finance energy projects in Nigeria amid uncertain future and severe energy crisis.
48 mins ago
Going by the new guidelines on technical specifications for the deployment of infrastructure in the communications sector in Nigeria, telecommunications operators risk N250, 000...
50 mins ago
Defying an all-embracing definition, corporate governance is the internal regulatory regime of a business entity, corporation, public or private institution.