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Former South African president Jacob Zuma gets 15-month jail term for contempt of court

THE constitutional court of South Africa has sentenced Jacob Zuma to 15 months in jail for failing to appear at an inquiry into the...

Amazon ignores Nigeria, plans African headquarters in South Africa

THE United States online retail company Amazon has concluded plans to locate its African headquarters in South Africa, leaving out Africa's most populous nation,...

South Africa cannot afford COVID-19 relief now, says Ramaphosa

SOUTH African President Cyril Ramaphosa has said that the country is focusing on acquiring COVID-19 vaccines and cannot afford new relief for businesses and...
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This photo of road being destroyed is from South Africa and not related to #EndSARS protest

SEVERAL fake and misleading information has circulated online following the EndSARS protest that rocked Nigeria. One of such claims is a post shared with The FactCheckHub on...

US drug company commences COVID-19 vaccine trial in South Africa

AMERICAN vaccine development company Novavax has commenced a Phase 2b COVID-19 clinical trial in South Africa. The company in a statement signed on Monday by...

South African leader condemns latest violence against women

CALLING it a “dark and shameful week,” South African president Cyril Ramaphosa denounced the latest surge in violence against women, including the murder of...
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Nigeria, South Africa, three other African countries that are easing lockdown against WHO advice

ALTHOUGH the World Health Organisation (WHO) has advised against measures to quickly relax lockdown imposed by countries to contain the spread of Coronavirus disease...

African Fact-Checking Awards 2020 for journalistic excellence now open

THE African Fact-Checking is receiving entries for the seventh annual awards programme that honours journalism by Africa-based media in the expanding field of fact-checking. In...

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Amid dwindling oil revenue, non-oil sector contributes 73% to FG’s account – Finance Minister

THE Federal Government has lauded the non-oil sector for contributing 73 per cent to the government purse, stressing its...

Qatar 2022: Ghana’s penalty woes return, but Uruguay still fall short

ANOTHER crucial penalty miss paved the way for Ghana's group stage exit. In 2010, the Black stars were memorably knocked...

Nasarawa employs 300 health workers after ICIR’s reports

THE Nasarawa State Government has employed 300 health workers to boost primary healthcare services in the state. Executive Chairman of...

Ekiti to establish special courts to end gender-based violence – Governor’s wife

WIFE of Ekiti State Governor, Olayemi Oyebanji, has said that gender courts will be established across the state to...

IGP files motion to stop 3 months imprisonment

THE Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Usman Alkali Baba has filed a motion to set aside the committal order issued...
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Nigerian fintech companies shame, threaten customers for late payment of loans

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Illegal loan apps ignore Nigeria’s cyber laws, continue to shame customers

RAUFU Kareem took a loan from AddMoney, an app...

Behold candidates for the 2023 presidential election (LIST)

June 9 marks the end of the deadline given...

INEC releases list of Presidential, NASS candidates for 2023 general elections

THE Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has released the...

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