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Rwanda takes delivery of robots that can screen ‘150 people per minute’ for COVID-19 [PHOTOS]

Five humanoid robots have been delivered to Rwanda to assist in both patient screening and delivery of foods and drugs to those...

Cameroonian pastor dies of COVID-19 after holding special prayers with hundreds of people for virus cure

A popular Cameroonian pastor and a former Presidential aspirant has died of COVID-19 after holding special Coronavirus prayers with hundreds of people.

Bill Gates Denies Bribing Nigerian Lawmakers over NCDC Bill

American Billionaire and Philanthropist, Bill Gates has denied allegations that he bribed Nigerian lawmakers with $10 million to fast track the passing...

FG seizes UK aircraft for operating commercial flights to Nigeria

The Minister of Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has said the Federal government has impounded an aircraft belonging to Flair Aviation, a United...

Madagascar records first COVID-19 death

A 57-year-old man, who developed complications after testing positive for COVID-19, has died in Toamasina, a city in Madagascar.

Buhari receives Madagascar’s COVID-19 herbal drug

The herbal drug which Madagascar says it uses to treat COVID-19 patients has reached Nigeria. President Muhammadu Buhari, who...

NIS reverses ‘graveyard’ posting of female Immigration officers in viral video

Muhammad Babandede, Comptroller General of the Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) has directed that the earlier ‘graveyard’ posting of some female personnel in...

WHO opens up on Madagascar herbal potion that cures coronavirus

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has accepted to scientifically test Madagascar's herbal remedy said to cure coronavirus. DPA reports...

80 million Africans risk extreme poverty after COVID-19 – Obasanjo, Boshe

Former Nigeria’s president, Olusegun Obasanjo, and ex-Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Desalegn Boshe, have warned that COVID-19 response should be focused on food...

Shekau weeps, seeks Allah’s help against Nigerian troops [AUDIO]

In a new audio, the leader of Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, is no longer sounding pompous, but he is now crying like...

Mauritius officially virus-free from COVID-19

Mauritius has officially become coronavirus-free with no active case for the past 15 days, the country's ministry of health has said.

P&ID: US judge grants Nigeria’s request to access bank statements of Jonathan, Diezani

A New York judge has granted Nigeria’s request to subpoena 10 banks in the US regarding access to account statements of some...
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Osimhen arrives Lagos with other Super Eagles for father’s burial

Super Eagles’ goal banger, Victor Osimhen, has finally arrived the country to begin burial plans for his late dad.

COVID-19: INEC to introduce e-voting for Anambra guber

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has revealed that it will pilot the use of Electronic Voting Machines at the earliest possible...

Ex-DG of Imo Broadcasting Corporation, Sir TC Okere stabs wife of 50 years to death

The former Director-General of Imo Broadcasting Corporation, Sir TC Okere is on the run after allegedly stabbing his wife of 50 years...