Dutch vote in 'Covid election' as Rutte aims for fourth term
The Netherlands voted on Wednesday in a socially-distanced election that Prime Minister Mark Rutte cast as a choice of the best leader to deal with the coronavirus pandemic.
Another Mysterious Monolith Appears In The Netherlands
A mysterious metal monolith has appeared on a heath in the Netherlands following sightings of similar objects in the United States, Romania and Britain. According to a spokesman for the Dutch Forestry Commission, hikers found the object on Sunday on private land near the Kiekenberg nature reserve in northern Friesland province. "We know that it…
The Netherlands repatriates 600-year-old Ife Terracotta
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has formally received the repatriated Ife Terracotta from his Foreign Affairs counterpart, Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, in company of the Ambassador of the Kingdom of The Netherlands to Nigeria, Mr. Harry van Dijk. Receiving the artifact in his office in Abuja on Thursday, Alhaji Mohammed said the…
Nigeria gets back 'priceless' smuggled antique from Netherlands
Nigeria has received a "priceless" terracotta head believed to be at least 600 years old which was smuggled to the Netherlands, the information minister said.
Lebanon ex-PM Hariri murder tribunal to give verdict August 7
A UN-backed tribunal into the assassination of former Lebanese prime minister Rafiq Hariri in a huge car bombing in 2005 will deliver its long-awaited verdict on August 7
Netherlands Government Advises Single People To Seek 'Sex Buddy' During Lockdown
Single men and women in the Netherlands have been advised to find a sex buddy for those seeking intimacy during the coronavirus lockdown. The National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) said that single people should come to an agreement with one other person if they are seeking intimacy. In the guidance issued…
South Africa starts coronavirus trial of TB vaccine
Hundreds of South African health workers were given a century-old tuberculosis vaccine on Monday in a trial to see whether the venerable formula can protect against coronavirus.
Netherlands coach Koeman hospitalised with heart problem
Dutch national coach Ronald Koeman required hospital treatment after suffering a heart problem, his wife told De Telegraaf newspaper on Sunday.
Netherlands record first death in coronavirus outbreak
The Netherlands has recorded its first death in the novel coronavirus outbreak, health officials said on Friday.
Netherlands, Nigeria relationship critical to business growth, says Upfield GM Amao
The General Manager West Africa of Upfield Foods, Mr Bamidele Amao, has restated the company’s commitment to remain responsible in conducting its business in Nigeria as the company continues to establish itself in the country. Upfield, the largest plant-based consumer products company in the world and the number one producer of plant-based spreads globally reaffirmed…