Edda community writes IGP over 22 murder, torture, rape, assault cases in Ebonyi

The Edda Intervention and Rescue Initiative, a group pressing for the rights of the people of Edda Clan...

Protests, riots disrupt food and parcels delivery all over US amid covid-19 pains

Widespread protests are impacting food and package deliveries across the US. Delivery companies are re-routing...

Again 9Mobile changes CEO amid declining fortunes

9Mobile, the Nigerian telecom company, has appointed Alan Sinfield as its new CEO. Sinfield...

Ex-boyfriend sues Customs CG Hameed Ali’s bride for N5.9m love damages

An aggrieved ex-boyfriend of the new bride to the Comptroller General of the Nigerian Customs Service (CG, NCS),...

China warns against foreign interference in Hong Kong

Recently, the National People's Congress (NPC), the top legislature of China, has adopted a...

China to Trump: Leaving WHO is mistake you will regret

By Zhong Sheng Washington on May 29 "upgraded" its farce of...

Chinese netizens mock US human rights over George Floyd incident

"Beautiful landscape" and "America Spring" became hot words used online in China...

Gregory University student makes power generator that doesn’t need fuel to run

A third year student of the Department of Electrical Electronics in the College of...

COVID-19 breeds new face mask business, another means of livelihood in Nigeria

By Olatunji Saliu From her small room at a low-income suburb...

Nigeria’s ICT sector generates 14.07% of 2020 Q1 GDP

Nigeria's information and communications technology (ICT) sector has contributed 14.07 percent to the country's...

Nigerian resident doctors issue ultimatum for strike amid COVID-19 fight

Resident doctors in Nigeria have issued an ultimatum to embark on an indefinite strike...

Nigerian police confirm 4 kidnapped in Delta

Police in Nigeria's Delta region on Saturday confirmed four people were kidnapped by gunmen...

Africa’s COVID-19 cases surpass 140,000 mark with 4069 deaths, says Africa CDC

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across the African continent reached 141,535 as the...

The world owes China $5tr, making her bigger lender than IMF, World Bank

China has been rapidly rolling out its Belt and Road Initiative to build new roads, ports and rail lines in mostly developing...

US president Trump cuts ties, terminates WHO funding permanently

The US president said that he will redirect its funding from the Geneva-based WHO towards other global public health organisations.United States President...

Emewu, other experts on China hail country’s new Civil Code as impetus to modernization...

The codification of a civil code is a major step for China to promote...

Caught in the crossfire: 370,00 Chinese students in US struggle to get home from...

Ethan Qi should already be home for the summer. The Shanghai...

Because blacks are more in US covid-19 deaths, experts say it’s racial pandemic within...

Even as President Trump and many of his allies are rushing to reopen the...

Expert faults lawsuits filed in U.S. courts against China over COVID-19 as violation of...

By Huang Jin The recent lawsuits against China over COVID-19 filed...

NCC stops 2018 spectrum trading guidelines 

In Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has suspended the Spectrum Trading Guidelines 2018 for the Nigerian...

Nigeria battling COVID-19 with 112 treatment, isolation centres

Nigeria has a total of 112 treatment and isolation centers with 5,324 beds as...

China winds down 2020 legislative session with adoption of new human rights law, the...

China convened the Two Sessions after an over two-month postponement due to COVID-19 as...

China’s commerce ministry vows commitment to export anti-epidemic supplies

China didn't restrict the export of anti-epidemic supplies and remains open, said Chinese Minister...

Chinese lawmakers want sovereign immunity domestic law to retaliate for US litigation over COVID-19

Some 35 Chinese lawmakers have raised a special motion during this year's two sessions,...

CORONAVIRUS: Branson’s Virgin business empire flies into multiple turbulence

Sir Richard Branson has built a global empire and a widely recognized brand through...

Post covid-19 lockdown: Sex workers in Switzerland to get back to work, but not...

Swiss politicians have decided that sex workers can soon get back to business while...

Buhari approves re-organisation of the Nigeria Police

Through a memo of May 27 from the Inspector General of Police, Mohammed Adamu...

EX-AfDB General Counsel asks Bank to resist US bullying over Adesina probe

An unnamed former General Counsel of the Africa Development Bank (AfDB) has asked the bank not to yield to what was called...

AFDB accepts fresh probe of Adesina at US govt instance

The U.S Government, in its letter AfDB’s board of directors, appeared convinced that the ethics committee of the bank did not do...

How Beijing accelerates bid for global tech leadership

Beijing is accelerating its bid for global leadership in key technologies, planning to pump more than a trillion dollars into the economy...

COVID-19: Jonathan tasks Africa for home grown cure

Emphasising why Africa should leverage this challenge to look inward, the former President observed...

Nigerian Ambassador in Beijing: I have no evidence of discrimination against our citizens but...

Jidda spoke with Chinese radical newspaper, GLOBAL TIMES in this interview  

CBN starts disbursing covid-19 credit facility to support small scale enterprises

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) is disbursing the N50 billion COVID-19 targeted credit facility to support households...

For 3rd time, Dangote is most admired African brand by Africans

For the third time in a row, Dangote Group has emerged as the most admired African brand, of African continent origin, by...

Help! COVID-19 threatens wiping out the tribes of the Amazon

There is nowhere left to hide from the novel coronavirus. Even the Amazon rainforest—one...

China will use its digital currency to compete with the USD

Amid questions and speculation about China' s new central bank-backed digital currency termed DCEP,...

Speculators to lose over N10bn as BDCs resume forex trading

Foreign exchange (forex) speculators will in the coming months face over N10 billion losses...

Brent crude price exceeds $36, as major oil producers stick to pledge on output...

Brent crude gained on Tuesday’s London trading session, upon clear signs that major oil producers are sticking...

China to deploy 2 aircraft carriers after ‘brink of Cold War’ with US warning

Two Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) aircraft carriers are preparing to conduct a...

WHO says coronavirus pandemic took a different pathway in Africa, scorning predictions

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has said that the coronavirus outbreak seems to be taking a 'different pathway' in Africa as compared...

Africa’s CDC confirms over 110,000 COVID-19 cases and 3,348 deaths in continent

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across the African continent surpassed 111,348 as the death toll from the ongoing pandemic surged to...

AU plans to raise $1m for COVID-19 response fund on Africa Day

The African Union (AU) said it is to raise one million U.S. dollars on Monday for its...

Police squad invades family, shoot teenager and assault others…Command says its investigating

About a dozen detectives of the Nigerian Police Force have invaded the Abuja residence...

NSE makes over N154m from fines on banks, others

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) boosted its revenue with N150 million from fines imposed...

Qatar virus tracing app stirs rare privacy backlash

Like other governments around the world, Qatar has turned to mobile phones to trace...

Volkswagen apologises for racist car advert, call for investigation

VW executives said they were “horrified” by the “racist advertising video” while Voltage, the agency that created it,...

Huawei to host forum on digital transformation and business growth in Africa

Huawei Enterprise Business Group (EBG) will host the Huawei Southern Africa FSI Summit online...

Researchers find signs of injury in placenta of pregnant covid-19 patients

Researchers have found evidence of injury in the placentas from 16 women who tested...

Africa’s COVID-19 death toll surpasses 3,200 as total cases exceed 107,000

The number of confirmed COVID-19 positive cases across Africa rose from 103,933 on Saturday...