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Nigeria: Ike Ekweremadu Manhandled by IPOB Members in Germany
Nigeria: Ike Ekweremadu Manhandled by IP...

Nigeria: Ike Ekweremadu Manhandled by IPOB Members in Germany

Former deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu was shown in a video being manhandled by suspected IPOB members in Nuremburg Germany where he had gone to celebrate the Igbo new yam festival. As the video showed him being chased out of the venue of the event, voices could be heard in the... read more »

UN appoints Winnie Byanyima as UNAIDS New Executive Director
UN appoints Winnie Byanyima as UNAIDS Ne...

UN appoints Winnie Byanyima as UNAIDS New Executive Director

The United Nations Secretary-General, António Guterres, has appointed Ms Byanyima as the UNAIDS Executive Director and a United Nations Under-Secretary-General following a comprehensive selection process that involved a search committee constituted by members of the UNAIDS Programme Coordinating... read more »

Dr. Yakubu Nura Did NOT Win Any “World Physics Competition” - Farooq Kperogi
Dr. Yakubu Nura Did NOT Win Any “World P...

Dr. Yakubu Nura Did NOT Win Any “World Physics Competition” – Farooq ...

Nigerian cyber space is being lit up with the news that a certain Dr. Yakubu Nuru of the University of Maiduguri has won “the World Physics Competition by defeating about 5720 contenders from 97 countries.” This “feat” reputedly earned him the distinction of becoming “the father of modern... read more »

Lagos State: Sanwo-Olu Promise to Achieve Universal Health Coverage
Lagos State: Sanwo-Olu Promise to Achiev...

Lagos State: Sanwo-Olu Promise to Achieve Universal Health Coverage

Lagos State Government has reemphasized its commitment to strengthening public health research and boosting the capacity of healthcare workers towards achieving the Item 3 of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said this on Wednesday at the yearly symposium of the... read more »

World Hepatitis Day: Lawmaker Advocates Periodic Testing, Treatment To Achieve Global Elimination
World Hepatitis Day: Lawmaker Advocates ...

World Hepatitis Day: Lawmaker Advocates Periodic Testing, Treatment To Achi...

A member of Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Gbolahan Yishawu representing Eti-Osa constituency 02 on Tuesday said low coverage testing and treatment are most  important gaps to be addressed in order to achieve the global elimination goals by 2030. He said this in a statement made available to... read more »

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World Population Day: Lagos Lawmaker Seeks Government Intervention on Population Control

World Population Day: Lagos Lawmaker Seeks Government Intervention on Population Control

A member, Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Gbolahan Yishawu representing Eti-Osa constituency 02 on Thursday seek government intervention to control Nigeria’s increased... read more »

NIgeria: UK Rreport Indicts Buhari on Killings of Thousands of Christians

Nigeria: UK Report Indicts Buhari on Killings of Thousands of Christians

The global independent report on the persecution of Christians authored by the Rt. Rev. Philip Mounstephen Bishop of Truro in the United Kingdom was recently concluded and submitted to the... read more »

Put Anti-corruption Commitments into Practice - Transparency International Urges African Govts.

Put Anti-corruption Commitments into Practice – Transparency International Urges Afr...

Transparency International has urged government of Africa counties to put anti-corruption commitments into practice through investigation , prosecution and sanction of all reported cases of... read more »

World: Want to Lose Money? Put it to Work in Nigeria. - Forbes

World: Want to Lose Money? Put it to Work in Nigeria. – Forbes

In five years, the Nigeria ETF has blown up, now down over 74.5%. Equity investment between 2013 and 2018 has fallen from around $2.9 billion in 2013 to just $139 million in... read more »

Nigeria: Google Issues a Statement on Inaccurate Currency Converter Issue with the Naira

Nigeria: Google Issues a Statement on Inaccurate Currency Convert...

Following the curious 50% drop recorded in Nigeria’s exchange rate on Google’s currency converter yesterday, Google has issued a statement. In a tweet, the IT giant twitted that they were... read more »