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[FACT- CHECK] Video shot 26 years before Queen Elizabeth II’s birth circulates online with FALSE claim

A video purportedly showing the moment Queen Elizabeth II was throwing food at African children has surfaced online. A Twitter user with the handle @Frankie_dux...

Twenty-three Nigerian businesses among 60 African startups to receive Google $4m grant

TWENTY-THREE Nigerian businesses are among 60 African startups that will receive $4 million grant from Google. The Google for Startups Black Founders Fund is the...

OPEC to consider 600m Africans without electricity in energy transition plan

THE new Secretary-General of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), Kuwait's Haitham Al Ghais, said on Tuesday, August 2, 2022, that the organisation...
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Africans are cash-strapped, experts react to growing inflation

ECONOMIC experts in Africa have described the African consumer as "cash-strapped" following the inflation rise ravaging the world. In a zoom session jointly organised by...

Former President Goodluck Jonathan gets international appointment

AMID controversy over his alleged plan to contest the presidential election in 2023, former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has received an international appointment. Jonathan has...

Nigeria, South Africa, Egypt constitute half of Africa’s $2.7trn economy

In 2021, the economies of three countries – Nigeria, South Africa, and Egypt - make up about half of Africa’s economic output measured by...
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The future of trade is services, green, digital -Okonjo-Iweala

THE Director-General of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has stated that the future of trade is down to three factors: services, green...

African airlines to lose $8.5bn in 2021- Report

THE  African Airlines Association (AFRAA) has forecast a full-year loss in revenue of $8.5bn for airlines all over the continent. It said in a statement...

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Nigeria’s debt within limit compared to other countries – Buhari

PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has described Nigeria's debt position as still within acceptable limits. Buhari made the remark today while presenting...

FG declares Monday public holiday to mark Maolud Nabiyy

THE Federal Government has declared Monday, 10 October 2022 as public holiday to mark this year’s Eid-ul-Mawlid Celebration in...

Trevor Noah is leaving The Daily Show – how did he fare?

By Allaina Kilby, Swansea University Africa’s most famous funnyman and TV star, the South African stand-up comedian and author Trevor...

[INVESTIGATION] Despite Over N800 Million investments, Primary Health Services in Anambra Still in terrible state

By Lawrence Nwimo Antonia Okafor, an auxiliary health worker, can barely contain her frustration at the Umueze-Anam Primary Health Centre,...

ICIR’s reports win top two PWC awards

TWO reports by the International Centre for Investigative Reporting (TheICIR) have won the seventh edition of the PwC Nigeria's...
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