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16 Aug 2020
Around December 2019, the world’s attention was drawn to a virus causing havoc in remote and far off Wuhan, China. Many people probably saw the problem only as that of China’s.
12 Aug 2020
In the middle of an unsettling pandemic, the world is gradually opening up. We can chorus along with Louis Armstrong, the jazz maestro: I see trees of green...
8 Jul 2020
Anxiety over some phenomenon that appears to be surreal. The conspiracy theory that is created around the phenomenon serves as a rebuttal of the actual event and the promoters take comfort
22 Jun 2020
The World Health Organization called on Monday for a rapid increase in production of dexamethasone, a cheap steroid which has been shown to reduce deaths
Zhou at the hospital
16 Jun 2020
Many countries were forced to go on lockdown in a bid to curb the novel coronavirus pandemic. The lockdown left many with ample time on their hands and for 26-year-old Zhou, it may have been too much time. The Chinese man who was recently labeled Wuhan’s fattest person gained a whopping 100 kilograms during the city’s…
2 Jun 2020
A Wuhan doctor who worked with coronavirus whistleblower Li Wenliang died of the virus last week, state media reported Tuesday, becoming China's first COVID-19 fatality in weeks.
21 May 2020
In late December 2019, an epidemic broke out in the city of Wuhan, Hubei province, China with devastating consequences to the lives of the people and the economy of the country.
11 May 2020
China reported a new cluster of coronavirus cases in Wuhan Monday after a month without fresh infections at the pandemic's global epicentre, as a northeastern city was placed under lockdown.
11 May 2020
A goodwill Ambassador of Nigeria to China indeed, Mr. Echar Christopher Sunday. I am touched and moved by his story as China Daily reports on May 6. Echar, 43, who has been living in Guangdong...
10 May 2020
China on Sunday reported the first case of coronavirus in over a month in Wuhan, the city where the outbreak first started in December last year.
5 May 2020
The World Health Organization said Monday that Washington had provided no evidence to support "speculative" claims by the US president that the new coronavirus originated in a Chinese lab.
30 Apr 2020
The world woke up a few months ago to the news of an uncommon virus epidemic in Wuhan, China. Like most such epidemics around the world in time, it was initially not a major news item and not a matter


45 mins ago
As COVID-19 continues to ravage humanity across the world, Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has stressed the need to strengthen Nigeria’s health security architecture to ensure that the nation is prepared at all times to detect and respond effectively to new variants and other epidemics.
54 mins ago
Anna Ekeledo is the Executive Director of AfriLabs, a network organisation of over 300 technology innovation hubs spread across 49 African countries, which helps develop programmes and build partnerships that support African innovation hubs and other stakeholders...
55 mins ago
Within Nigeria’s crop of disc jockeys, Patrick Imohiosen is the gentlest one can ever meet. “Would you like something to drink,” he asked, calmly offering this reporter a seat. Across his tee shirt and baseball cap, the inscription ‘Greatness’ lay boldly.
59 mins ago
If James Okapara were to review the choice he made a month ago in a bid to bring his ailing mother back to life, there is no doubt, he will avoid anything that has to do with online loan apps and whatever it represents.
59 mins ago
“This is Cinema that wears its influences on its sleeves. Eyimofe is that rare thing.” When the New Yorker spoke about this new flick from the fraternal duo, Chuko and Arie Esiri, it was evident that the film was something beyond just entertaining.