Folashade Ogunrinde

Insecurity: Gunmen Kidnap Catholic Bishop, Driver In Imo

Gunmen in Imo State have abducted the Catholic Auxiliary Archbishop of Owerri, Moses Chikwe. The abduction reportedly took place at about 8 pm on Sunday, December 27,...

Nigeria records more COVID 19 deaths, as infection tally rises to 84,811

Nigeria on Monday recorded more deaths from Covid-19 as the country continues to battle the second phase of the infection. According to the latest figures from the...

Lagos To Inaugurate 10 COVID 19 Oxygen Centres

The Lagos State Government is set to inaugurate 10 Oxygen and Sampling centres to improve management of severe-to-critical COVID-19 cases. Lagos State Commissioner for...

Nigeria records 838 new COVID 19 cases, total infection tally now 84,414

Nigeria has recorded seven additional deaths from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, taking the death tally to 1,254. This was confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease...

Seven die in northeastern China knife attack

A man armed with a knife killed seven people and wounded seven others in northeastern China on Sunday, state media reported. The attack — which police said appeared to...

women affairs minister tests positive to COVID19

Nigeria’s Minister of Women Affairs, Pauline Tallen has tested positive for COVID19. Tallen tested positive after a routine test conducted on her and members of the...

Mali opposition leader, Soumaila Cissé dies of Covid-19

Malian opposition leader Soumaila Cissé has died of coronavirus aged 71, his family and party said Friday, just two months after he was released by jihadist militants...

Manufacturing Sector Index Contracts in December, PMI stands at 49.6

The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI), for the month of December, witnessed a contraction, which stood at 49.6 index points, indicating a contraction from...

South Africa rejects claim its COVID variant more dangerous than UK strain

South Africa’s health minister has rejected his British counterpart’s claim that a new coronavirus variant in the country is more contagious or dangerous than a...

FG threatens to Suspend Passport Of 100 travelers who evaded COVID 19 Test

The presidential task force (PTF) on COVID-19 says it will soon publish the passport numbers of 100 travellers who refused to undergo the mandatory COVID-19 test after...