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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...

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...
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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...

Top Nigerian universities charge lower tuition than other varsities in Africa

STUDENTS of the  public universities in Nigeria pay lower amounts for tuition when compared to those in other  African universities. From a total of 45...

“Investigative media, citizens’ participation critical in tackling corruption,” says MacArthur Africa deputy director

THE deputy director of the MacArthur Foundation, Africa office, Mr. Dayo Olaide has emphasized the crucial role of investigative journalism in the fight against...
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Africa records over 115,000 deaths from COVID-19

AFRICA has now recorded more than 115,000 deaths from COVID-19 pandemic. This is according to information displayed on the website of the World Health Organisation...

Will Nigeria’s unemployed population rank 9th most populous country in Africa?

A POST on Twitter claimed that Nigeria’s unemployed population can make up a country that will rank the 9th most populous country in Africa. The claim...

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UNICEF mourns death of 11 newborns killed by fire in Senegal

THE United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) on Thursday mourned the loss of 11 newborns to a fire in Senegal. UNICEF said it...

INSIDE STORY: Illegal loan apps ‘victims’ form groups to seek retribution, vow not to repay

By Bankole Abe and Omolola Pedro DEBT collectors for many loan apps in Nigeria exploit unconventional techniques to shame defaulting...

SOSUTH to become reference point for organ transplant, open-heart surgery – Tambuwal

SOKOTO State governor Aminu Tambuwal has said the state-run University Teaching Hospital (SOSUTH) would soon be a reference point...

Electoral Act: Supreme Court reserves judgment in suit against Section 84(12)

THE Supreme Court has reserved judgment in a suit filed by President Muhammadu Buhari and Attorney-General of the Federation...

Gunmen kidnap Lebanese engineer in Ondo, kill driver, soldier

A LEBANESE engineer has been kidnapped by gunmen in Owo, the headquarters of Owo Local Government Area of Ondo...
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