Oyin Adekunle
Oyin Adekunle

Second Ebola patient dies in Uganda

A 50-year-old Congolese woman has become the second patient in Uganda to die of the deadly Ebola virus in the latest outbreak of the disease. The first casualty was the...

Iran rescues all crew members in Gulf of Oman tanker blasts

All 44 crew members involved in the tanker blasts which hit the Sea of Oman have been safely rescued by Iranian ship operators. State media reports that 21 crew on board...

Enyimba International wins 2018/2019 NPFL title

Enyimba International FC has clinched the 2018/2019 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) title. It is the team’s eighth league title following their 3-1 win...

South African president under investigation over graft allegations

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is currently under investigation by the country’s anti-corruption commission over a 500,000 rand ($35,000) donation to his...

Hong Kong extradition bill protest turn violent

Police in Hong Kong have fired rubber bullets and tear gas to disperse a group of demonstrators protesting a new bill to allow extradition to mainland China. Thousands...

Migrants stranded in boat off Tunisia

An Egyptian rescue boat carrying about 75 migrants have been left stranded off Tunisian coast for 12 days after authorities refused to let them disembark. The migrants...

Anambra Assembly gets new Speaker

The Anambra State House of Assembly, has elected Hon. Uche Okafor of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) as Speaker. Okafor, who represents Ayamelum state...

Uganda confirms first Ebola case – WHO

The first case of Ebola has been confirmed in Uganda amid the current outbreak currently ravishing neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). According to the...

UN extends arms embargo on Libya for one year

The United Nations Security Council has again authorized a European Union mission to combat illegal arms transfers to Libya and implement an arms embargo on the...

JAMB approves 160 cut-off marks for 2019 admission

The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) has approved 160 as the minimum cut-off mark for 2019/2020 admission into tertiary institutions in the country. This...