Leader of Chinese investors in Nigeria decries US propaganda to hurt Africa-China friendship

The Chairman of Chinese investors Association for Development and Promotion in Nigeria, Chief Ronnie Liu has decried what he called enmity that the US sows in...

Chinese women association in Nigeria donates food to orphanage for COVID-19 fight

The Association of Chinese Women in Nigeria on Saturday said it has distributed food items to an orphanage...

Aba announces readiness to make face masks, COVID-19 medical kits for Nigeria at Ikpeazu’s...

The Abia state government says it has started production of “certified, quality standard” protective medical kits and masks to cater to the...

Coronavirus: 130 riot police in Hong Kong ordered into quarantine

Nearly all members of a regional anti-riot squad in Hong Kong will be placed under quarantine for two...

China using coronavirus to take over the world

Bruno Maçães What started as a catastrophe for China is shaping up to be...

China to honour Li Wenliang, whistleblower doctor, 13 others as martyrs

Fourteen frontline workers in Central China's Hubei Province, including "whistleblower" doctor Li Wenliang, were identified as martyrs on...

New York gov announces that China is sending 1,000 ventilators to covid-19 hit city

The Chinese government is facilitating the shipment of 1,000 ventilators to the state of New York, Gov. Andrew Cuomo...

Pregnant fiancée of Boris Johnson, UK PM, shows ‘classic’ Covid-19 symptoms

Brits up and down the country have been basking in the weekend's warm weather, despite Government orders to...

Twins born during pandemic named ‘Corona and Covid’

A couple in India have named their twins born amid the global coronavirus pandemic Corona and Covid.

BREAKING: Missing Osun COVID-19 patients found

BREAKING: Osun missing coronavirus patients foundThe missing COVID-19 patient from Osun State Isolation Centre in Ejigbo has been apprehended and returned to...

Chinese govt rejects allegations that its face masks were defective, tells countries to ‘double...

The Chinese government is rebuffing the notion that its face masks exported to other countries were "defective" and...

US records nearly 1,500 COVID-19 deaths in 24 hours, the worst single-day death surge...

The United States recorded nearly 1,500 deaths from the coronavirus in the past 24 hours, the worst 24-hour death...

IMMUNE NATIONS: See 5 African countries and others with no COVID-19 incidents

The COVID-19 pandemic has been sweeping the world however there are still some countries which remain untouched by...

Neymar, Brazil int’l and PSG striker donates $1m to fight coronavirus

Neymar has donated $1 million to fight the impact of the new coronavirus in his native Brazil, according...

Ministerial committee briefs Buhari that Nigeria’s economy is under serious strain

President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday met with the Presidential Committee on the impact of the coronavirus on Nigeria’s economy, and directed the Ministry...

COVID-19: World Bank approves $1b in emergency fund

The World Bank on Thursday said its board of executive directors had approved an initial US$1.9 billion...

BREAKING: COVID-19 global cases exceed one million as US alone has 230,000

The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases worldwide exceeded 1 million on Thursday, with the US accounting for more...

NNPC applauds Wike for facilitating truck-out from PH depot

The management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has commended the Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State...

COVID-19: After hitting 6,000 cases, WHO panics over Africa’s fate

With more than 6000 COVID-19 cases reported in Africa, the virus is threatening fragile health systems on the...

COVID 19: NIMASA, Shippers Council collaborate to sustain maritime business in global pandemic turmoil

Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Bashir Jamoh has stated that the...

AfDB approves $1.5m to fight locusts in East and Horn of Africa

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank on Wednesday approved a $1.5 million emergency relief grant...

COVID-19: How China fought the war

By Zhou Pingjian Wuhan, the hardest hit Chinese city by the COVID-19 outbreak, will lift...

Coronavirus is forcing Nigeria’s leaders to confront the broken health system they don’t use

Three state governors and the president’s chief of staff are among the top government officials that have tested...

Covid-19 six worst hit countries have almost 40,000 deaths, as global infection reaches 952,000...

The global coronavirus death toll now stands at more than 48,000 people, with six...

Coronavirus: China bans export of test kits, medical supplies by firms not licensed to...

After European buyers complain of being sold substandard products, Beijing says only companies approved by the National Medical Products Administration...

Fracas in Abuja as policeman shoots man dead

Police brutality is sadly becoming a norm in Nigeria as Nigerians seem to be living under the siege of law...

Dangote’s truck crushes 6 dead in Lagos

Despite lockdown, tragedy struck in Lagos on Tuesday as Dangote Cement silo truck crushed six persons to death after Epe...

FG allows window for markets, stalls to open in Lagos, FCT others for 4...

The Federal Government has announced that all markets in states where a lockdown was imposed (Lagos, FCT and...

As Covid-19 crisis deepens, recovery hopes for global aviation keeps retreating

The odds of airlines surviving the Covid-19 crisis have worsened, as a hoped-for rebound in world air travel will...

Shanghai courts start to replace clerks with AI assistants

The judicial system in China is set for a hi-tech shake-up, as artificial intelligence (AI) will soon automate the...

Italy hails Chinese community for helping beat down coronavirus in seriously hit region

In the storm of infection and death sweeping Italy, one big community stands out to health officials as remarkably unscathed -- the 50,000 ethnic...

How Beijing adopts ICT to monitor quarantined persons homes for compliance

With at least 150 imported infections, Beijing has decided to take strict home isolation measures with advanced technological methods. Laoshan...

Scientists slam smear on China’s virus data

Western politicians and media stirred up a new round of attacks on China's virus prevention effort: questioning its data transparency,...

Our report on govt’s claims of enough palliatives for citizens goes viral with 28,442...

By IKENNA EMEWU An outcome of the briefing of the presidential task team on coronavirus Tuesday...

COVID-19: Belarus is only country that refuses to shut down… says better to die...

While officials from Montreal to Moscow have placed populations under some form of lockdown designed to slow the spread...

Wuhan malls reopen for business after 2 months, but fear won’t let patronage bounce...

Commercial businesses in Wuhan, the hardest-hit city in China by COVID-19, partly reopened on Monday after more than two months...

China’s recreation sector forced to shut down again over COVID-19 fears

Many businesses in the recreational industry such as in Shanghai and Chengdu that recently resumed operations have had to suspend again...

Latest startling facts about COVID-19…US has more than 175,000 cases, far more than China

• According to data from Johns Hopkins University, there are over 838,000 cases and more than 41,000...

Buhari lists, thanks donors to the COBID-19 war

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed his appreciation to the generosity of individuals and corporate organisations who have made donations to...

In China, a young diplomat rises as aggressive foreign policy takes root

Diplomats returning from overseas postings don't usually receive special attention at China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, a vast government bureaucracy...

Africa’s COVID-19 death toll reaches 134 as confirmed cases climb to 4,282 in 46...

The death toll from the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in the African continent has reached 134 as confirmed positives cases surpassed 4,282 as...

StarTimes rolls out COVID-19 self evaluation and reference system to assist fight pandemic in...

As the COVID-19 pandemic is still on globally, due to the special concern about the situation in Africa,StarTimes has launched the The...

Disaster in Akure as explosion destroys over 100 buildings

A bomb explosion has destroyed over one hundred houses in ilu-abo,Akure North Local Government area of OndO state .

With over 1,000 COVID-19 cases and highest in Africa, South Africa goes on total...

When the clock struck midnight on Friday, South Africa, Africa’s most industrialized nation, ordered most of its 59 million people to stay...

Trump signs US largest economic stimulus plan of $2tr to salvage coronavirus damage

President Trump has signed the largest-ever US financial stimulus package, worth $2tn (£1.7tn), as the country grapples with the coronavirus pandemic.

Oyo activates coronavirus Emergency Operating Centres

Press Release In its determined effort to stop the spread of the novel corona virus...

Lagos govt announces free food package for 1.2m poorest Lagosians

The Lagos State governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced a palliative of free food supply for 200,000 family at a projection of every...

Coronavirus: Nigeria soon to relapse into recession, says Finance Minister

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, has warned that the Nigerian economy may slide into recession if...

Coronavirus disaster caught the world napping, says Nigeria Health minister

Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, on Thursday, admitted that neither Nigeria nor the rest of the world, including developed countries were...

Let humanity rise as one against coronavirus, President Xi calls at G20 leaders summit

Chinese leader, President Xi Jinping on Thursday delivered a speech titled "Working Together to Defeat the COVID-19 Outbreak" at the Extraordinary...