Tuesday, 19th October 2021
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Breaking News:


22 Sep
The rate at which rape is becoming rampant in the society is quite alarming and the most dreadful part of it is the fact that people do not get raped in confined places outside their homes...
2 Aug
Schools in a county in the southeastern US state of Georgia will pay $1,000 bonuses to staff who are vaccinated against Covid-19 in a bid to protect themselves from the resurgent pandemic, authorities said.
25 Jun
The World Health Organisation (WHO), yesterday, warned that Africa is facing a fast-surging third wave of COVID-19 pandemic, with cases spreading more rapidly and projected to soon overtake...
9 Apr
Africa accounts for less than two per cent of the 690 million COVID-19 vaccines administered globally so far.
8 Apr
Passenger traffic demand has declined by 74.7 per cent globally as countries mount various travel restrictions to check coronavirus new variants.
20 Jan
As the number of new cases of COVID-19 and deaths continue to increase in Nigeria, and elsewhere in the world, it’s time to review how this disease is transmitted. Even among those that seem to observe the safety protocols, there have been infections.
10 Jan
The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases on the African continent has reached 3,021,769 as of Sunday morning, the Africa Centers...
9 Jan
Dozens of people being treated for Covid-19 at a Florida hospital last summer became additionally infected with a mysterious, often deadly fungus called Candida auris, a US government study said Friday.
30 Dec 2020
The number of coronavirus cases in the Chinese city where the pathogen was first detected may have been 10 times higher than official figures suggest, according to a study by health authorities in Wuhan.
30 Nov 2020
There is apprehension in Umuseti Community in Kwale, Ndokwa West Council Area of Delta State, following military officers arrest of five youths and President of the town, Felix Izah, over the closure of Pillar Oil Flow Station.
13 Nov 2020
Global measles deaths increased by 50 per cent from 2016 to 2019, claiming over 207,500 lives in 2019, WHO said in a statement issued from its headquarters on Thursday in Geneva citing figures from a joint report it published with the US Centre for Disease Control (CDC).
8 Oct 2020
United Kingdom’s publicly-owned impact investor, CDC Group, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Nigeria Sovereign Investment (NSIA), to facilitate long-term inclusive...


48 mins ago
Nigerian helicopter gunships have killed more than 50 "bandits" during an operation in the restive northwest, regional authorities said on Tuesday.
48 mins ago
The Kebbi state governor, Alhaji Atiku Bagudu, has called for the dredging of River Niger and de-silting of water bodies, to solve the perennial problem of flooding in the hydroelectric power producing areas.
49 mins ago
North Korea successfully tested a "new type" of submarine-launched ballistic missile, state media reported early Wednesday as the nuclear-armed country pursues ever more advanced weapons.
49 mins ago
Democrats expressed some optimism Tuesday after intensive negotiations with President Joe Biden on saving his multi-trillion-dollar agenda in Congress from internal party wrangling.
2 hours ago
Lionel Messi scored twice and Kylian Mbappe played a starring role but later missed a penalty as Paris Saint-Germain came from behind to beat RB Leipzig 3-2 in the Champions League on Tuesday.