Secret COVID-19 palliative warehouses and responsible governance

It's about 4 states right now at the last count where food warehouses have been uncovered and then looted by angry masses.The...

Chinese SinoPharm vows to produce more than 1 billion vaccine doses next year

The state-owned Chinese drugmaker SinoPharm is adding enough manufacturing capacity to make one billion doses of its coronavirus...

Investigation finds Trump owns secret Chinese bank account

President Donald Trump reportedly retains a “secret” bank account in China, according to The New York Times’s latest investigation of...

In foreign countries, Chinese trado medicine (TCM) gaining popularity in treating Covid-19

Despite the bias and questioning from some foreign media over TCM and its effectiveness in treating the disease, it is still receiving...

China’s 3rd Digital Summit wraps up in Fuzhou

By Yan Ke, Zhong Ziwei, Shao Yuzi, People’s Daily The 3rd Digital China Summit concluded...

AfDB approves US$50.7m budget support for Tanzania Covid-19 response

The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund (ADF) has approved a loan of UA 36 million...

Independent auditors, management raise fears about NNPC financial bouyancy

buoyancy Independent auditors and management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, have raised doubts over the ability...

CNN says China’s economy is the envy of the world

China's economy expanded by 4.9% in the third quarter of 2020 compared to the previous year, according to...

Bank of China’s new cloud platform boosts smart financial services via full online transaction

Bank of China has completed the largest-scale deployment of a distributed cloud platform in the finance industry....

China passes law restricting export in response to US

China passed a law restricting exports of controlled items, allowing the government to act against countries that abuse export controls in a...

Scientists alert of impending tsunami after Alaska huge ice melt

A giant, catastrophic tsunami in Alaska triggered by a landslide of rock left unstable after glacier melting is...

China launches another economic reforms, again, in Shenzhen

China announced an action plan for comprehensive pilot reforms for Shenzhen city, South China's Guangdong Province, on Sunday,...

#EndSARS: Arewa Youths lament worsening insecurity, caution against undemocratic change

A platform of Northern Nigerian youths, Arewa Agenda has said that the rising insecurity in the country, most...

Defence minister warns #ENDSARS protesters against undermining national security

The Minister of Defence Maj Gen Bashir Salihi Magashi (Rtd) has cautioned EndSARS protesters against  breaching National Security.

As #EndSARS rages against police brutality, journalists recall gory police torture for reporting the...

“You are lucky it’s not yet night,” said M. B. Shehu, a dark-skinned mobile police officer. 

#ENDSARS: Survivor of Awkuzu SARS brutality tells most inhuman story, compares it to Nazi...

My 81 days Awkuzu SARS experience By Dr. Justin Nwankwo  I arrived Awkuzu office of the...

#EndSARS: Protesting youths raise N2.3m for one-legged fellow protester for prosthesis

It's been about 12 days the #EndSARS protests have been sustained across the cities of the countryBut as days go by, the...

#EndSARS: Doyin Okupe, former Jonathan’s aide gives youths valuable advice to sustain gains

In a letter that has been shared many times on the social media platforms, former aide to President...

Covid-19: How China returned to normal, but US, Europe haven’t

China has put the coronavirus pandemic behind it, and life has returned largely to normal.

WTO DG: Okonjo-Iweala exudes confidence and says ‘I feel the wind behind my back’

Nigeria's Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala voiced confidence Friday in her quest to lead the crisis-wracked World Trade Organization after all...

OPEC fears prolonged second wave of Covid-19 will crash market

OPEC and its allies fear a prolonged second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic and a jump in Libyan...

US: Don’t expect a COVID vaccine before the election

A vaccine made by Pfizer could seek emergency approval by the third week of November, but it likely...

EU wants full results of WHO’s remdesivir after find drug hasn’t effect on Covid-19...

The EU’s medicines regulator has requested the complete results of the World Health Organization’s remdesivir trial, the European...

FAO says COVID-19 pandemic worsens Africa’s food supply gaps

The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic has worsened an already dire food security situation in Africa, a top...

AU’s COVID-19 response fund to launch $300m fund to help tackle pandemic

The African Union (AU) COVID-19 Response Fund set to launch 300 million U.S. dollars fundraising to help tackle...

#EndSARS: Aisha Buhari tweets video appealing to husband over insecurity in northern Nigeria

Nigeria’s First Lady, Mrs Aisha Buhari has created a Twitter Hashtag #Achechijamaa which literally means ‘save the people’...

America’s unfortunate failure at containing Covid-19 and global safety

By AUSTIN MAHO It is apparent that COVID-19 is a global problem that deserves coordinated...

NNPC denies reports of bribing NANS and funding of vote buying in Ondo

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation has described as false and unfounded media reports that the Corporation induced the...

FOCAC at 20: Chinese FM, Wang says Chinese Africa investments grow 100 folds since...

Year 2020 marks the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC).

Celebrating 20 Years of FOCAC

By Chu Maoming This year marks the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Forum...

UK agency questioned over financial support to SARS

By IKENNA EMEWU A member of the British parliament, Kate Osamor representing Edmonton has written...

South African president unveils economic recovery plan

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday unveiled an economic recovery plan which envisages a massive rollout of infrastructure throughout...

Jumia seeks partnerships with Chinese suppliers to boost revenue

Africa's e-commerce platform Jumia is looking to increase partnerships with Chinese suppliers in order to boost its revenue...

Africa CDC head warns against complacency as numbers of COVID-19 cases grow

The Africa CDC Director John Nkengasong on Thursday warned against complacency in the fight against the spread of...

IMF MD alerts of long global economic crises, advocates int’l cooperation

IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said that nine months into the pandemic, the world is still struggling with...

El-Rufai says he will implement S/Kaduna Peace Summit recommendations

Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State has promised the implementation of all the recommendation made in the report of the Sothern Kaduna...

Osinbajo says FG is fixing 19 roads nationwide via PPP

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that by adopting Public Private Partnership’s (PPP) cost-effective measures, the Federal Government...

Covid-19: Nigeria aviation deploys online procedure to erase airports

congestion  The Federal Government says that air passengers wishing to come into Nigeria, will not be allowed to board aircraft without a...

Indigenous drone tech startup gets $100,000 funding

A Nigerian based mostly drone software program and tech startup has obtained funding from an organization based mostly...

Borno State to upgrade shoe factory, others for better economy

The Borno State Governor, Babagana Umara Zulum, on Monday, directed the upgrade of five state-owned factories operating at...

Company to invest N2b to revive Mambilla Air for tourism

Hillview Travels Ltd, the operators of Mambilla Air, said they are investing about N2 billion to revive the...

Covid-19: World Bank, experts advocate debt relief for poorer countries

On October 13, David Malpass and global experts kicked off the 2020 Annual Meetings of the World Bank...

NNPC’s ANOH gas project to generate 2.4gw of electricity

The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Malam Mele Kyari recently in Owerri, Imo...

NNPC releases 2019 audited account with 99.7% loss reduction efficacy

About five months after publishing its 2018 Audited Financial Statement, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has released...

Long tale of police reform woes from informed Nigerian

As the issue of end SARS and others regarding the need to reform the Nigeria Police dominate the...

SIFAX commissions new container terminal to decongest Lagos port

SIFAX Shipping Limited, a subsidiary of SIFAX Group, has commissioned its Container Terminal at Ijora Causeway Jetty, as...

FrieslandCampina WAMCO to launch dairy centre

To help drive productivity and sustainability in the dairy industry, Dutch dairy company, FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria Plc, has...

NNPC, IDSL march to achieve $10/barrel production cost by 2021

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and its subsidiary, the Integrated Data Services Limited (IDSL) said they are...

FG allocates N152bn for electricity in 2021 Budget

The Federal Government is to pay power generation companies through Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading, NBET, the sum of...

FG grants 5 years tax holiday for miners and waiver on equipment

The Federal Government has guaranteed five years tax holiday for miners who operate in the nation’s mining sector...