News

Nigeria reverses decision to reopen schools

Tagged , 1 Comment on Nigeria reverses decision to reopen schools

The government of Nigeria has reversed its decision to reopen schools for final-year primary and secondary students. Education minister Adamu Adamu said that schools would only reopen when it’s safe to do […]

READ MORE

News

Nigeria and Cameroon declared polio free

Tagged , , 1 Comment on Nigeria and Cameroon declared polio free

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared Cameroon and Nigeria to be Polio free. Polio is a crippling disease that usually affects children under the age of five. Pakistan and Afghanistan are […]

READ MORE

News

Nigeria records ‘one rape every five hours’

Tagged , , Leave a Comment on Nigeria records ‘one rape every five hours’

717 rape cases were reported in Nigeria between January and May this year, amounting to one rape every five hours, Nigeria’s Police Chief says. Mohammed Adamu described rape as serious and wicked […]

READ MORE

News

Hundreds of health workers in Nigeria test positive for coronavirus

Tagged , , 1 Comment on Hundreds of health workers in Nigeria test positive for coronavirus

More than 812 health workers in Nigeria have tested positive for Covid-19 according to the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), the BBC reports. The West-African country has a population of about […]

READ MORE

News

Coronavirus: Africa’s confirmed cases surpass 115,000

Tagged , , 1 Comment on Coronavirus: Africa’s confirmed cases surpass 115,000

Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has confirmed that the number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the African continent were 115,616 by Tuesday afternoon with 3,479 deaths connected with the […]

READ MORE

News

Nigeria has ‘no money’ to import food, Says President Buhari

Tagged , , 3 Comments on Nigeria has ‘no money’ to import food, Says President Buhari

Nigeria’s president Muhammadu Buhari says that Nigerian farmers need to produce enough food for the country as the West African country has no money to import food. Nigeria is densely populated and […]

READ MORE

News

Nigeria fines a British company for flouting flight ban

Tagged , , 4 Comments on Nigeria fines a British company for flouting flight ban

Nigeria has fined a British aviation company Flairjet after its plane contravened a ban on commercial flights put in place to curb the spread of coronavirus. The Flairjet plane was held back […]

READ MORE

News

98-year old woman recovers from Covid-19 in Lagos

Tagged , ,

Health authorities in Nigeria’s commercial capital, Lagos, say a 98-year-old woman has recovered from coronavirus after being treated at one of the state’s isolation centres. Lagos state Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu confirmed via […]

READ MORE

News

Coronavirus patients at Gombe State in Nigeria protest against ‘poor care’

Tagged , ,

Dozens of Covid – 19 patients at Gombe State in North Eastern Nigeria held a demonstration outside a treatment facility, saying the authorities were not taking good care of them. This is […]

READ MORE

News

Double tragedy as petrol tanker rams into a hearse

Tagged ,

Benue State, Nigeria On 16 October a petrol tanker is reported to have lost control and rammed into a hearse along Taraku Otipo Way, Benue State in Nigeria.   Jennifer Obasi shared the […]

READ MORE

Economy

3 billionaires discuss the future of Africa

Tagged , ,

Three billionaires discuss how Family Planning will play a role in Africa’s future. Bill Gates meet with two of Africa’s richest men, Aliko Dangote and Mo Ibrahim. On the agenda was the […]

READ MORE

advocacy

Seun Onigbinde has resigned as Technical Advisor to the Minister for Budget and National Planning

Tagged ,

Seun Onigbinde who is the Co-founder of BudgIT, has resigned as the Technical Adviser to the Minister of State for Budget and National Planning.  Seun made his announcement on Medium before sharing […]

READ MORE

Decentralization

Decentralization in India

Tagged , ,

Decentralization in India Kenya is one of the decentralized countries in the world. It officially joined countries such as Uganda, Nigeria, United States of America and India. In this article, we focus […]

READ MORE

politics

Photo of President Muhammadu Buhari reading a newspaper attracts attention online

Tagged ,

Photo of President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria reading a newspaper attracts attention online The photo featured above show President Muhammadu Buhari of Nigeria reading the Sunday Vanguard Newspaper. It’s clear that his […]

READ MORE

Entertainment

Wads of cash hidden on the ceiling during Biafra war in Nigeria falls and surprises grandchildren

Tagged ,

Wads of cash hidden on the ceiling during Biafra war in Nigeria falls and surprises grandchildren A man’s grandchildren have been left in shock after wads of cash he had hidden on […]

READ MORE

News

Dog meat trade in South Korea is shrinking 

Tagged , ,

Dog meat trade in South Korea is shrinking  People in South Korea consume dog meat and animal rights groups are not impressed about this culinary practice. For many years the international community […]

READ MORE

Education

Professor Sophie Oluwole has died at 83

Tagged , ,

Professor Sophie Oluwole has died at 83 The pioneer philosopher, Prof. Sophie Oluwole has been reported dead at 83 years old. According to a blog article by Linda Ikeji, Sophie Oluwole ,aka […]

READ MORE

Media

Leading Newspapers 

Tagged , ,

Newspapers  The following is a list of leading South African newspapers: Sunday Times Daily Sun  News24 Times Live   Sunday Times Live  Mail & Guardian  Sowetan Live  eNCA Daily Maverick  DisptachLive Bonus Link Leading […]

READ MORE

Blogging

Top 10 Richest Bloggers in Nigeria

Tagged , ,

Top 10 Richest Bloggers in Nigeria Onibalusi Bamidele – Writers in Charge Blog. This gentleman knows a lot about blogging. 2. Loy Okieze – Techloy.com  Blog. This blog provides solutions to technology […]

READ MORE

News

Two people dead after Kenya Air Force aircraft crashes in Masinga Sub County

Tagged Leave a Comment on Two people dead after Kenya Air Force aircraft crashes in Masinga Sub County

Two people have been reported dead after a police chopper crashed in Machakos County. The incident happened in Masinga Sub-county at Kanyonga Area. At least six people were reported injured. Among those […]

READ MORE

Sports

Manchester City to play in Champions League next season after European ban was lifted

Tagged Leave a Comment on Manchester City to play in Champions League next season after European ban was lifted

The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has overturned Manchester City’s two-year ban from European football. The Premier League side will now play in the competition next season. City were found to […]

READ MORE

error

Enjoy this blog? Please spread the word :)

Skip to toolbar