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Rwanda, Namibia confirm first cases of coronavirus

Rwanda has confirmed its first case of coronavirus, an Indian citizen who arrived in the East African nation from Mumbai on March...

Ethiopia confirms first case of coronavirus

Ethiopia has confirmed its first case of coronavirus as disclosed by the country's public health institute on Friday March 13.

Gabon, Ghana recors first cases of coronavirus

Gabon and Ghana have confirmed their first cases of coronavirus. With the latest development, 10 countries have recorded...

Coronavirus: Burkina Faso confirms first two cases

Burkina Faso has confirmed its first two cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday as the second death from the disease in Africa was...

Nigeria confirms second case of coronavirus

The Minister for Health, Osagie Emmanuel Ehanire on Monday morning announced a second confirmed case of COVID19 in Nigeria. This second...

South African economic council consults Nigeria’s Okonjo-Iweala

Nigeria’s former Finance Minister Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala met on Friday with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa and the country’s Economic Advisory Council...

Global coronavirus infections pass 100,000

Coronavirus has infected more than 100,000 people across 91 countries globally, according to an AFP tally Friday. The death...

Cameroon, Togo confirm first cases of Coronavirus

Cameroon and Togo confirmed their first cases of coronavirus on Friday, bringing the number of countries in sub-Saharan Africa hit by the...

Nigeria overtakes South Africa as Africa’s largest economy

Nigeria has overtaken South Africa as the continent’s largest economy, a report by Bloomberg has shown. Nigeria’s re-emergence as...

US Offers N2.52b bounty for Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau’s arrest

The United States Department of State has offered a juicy $7m reward, about N2.52 billion for information that can lead to the...

Analysts Predict Naira Devaluation To N400/$

According to analysts, the Nigerian currency is expected to depreciate between 10 and 20 per cent next year as the impact of...

Former President of Egypt, Hosni Mubarak dies at 91

Hosni Mubarak, Egypt’s president for almost 30 years who stepped down after a popular revolution in 2011, has died. He was...
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4 COVID-19 Patients discharged by Lagos state

Lagos state government has discharged four Coronavirus (COVID-19) patients. The four patients who have fully recovered from the dreaded...

Nigeria’s Coronavirus cases soar to 190; 6 new cases in Osun

Nigeria now has a total of 190 confirmed cases of coroanvirus in the country. This comes after Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on...

Nigeria can now test 1,500 people a day for Coronavirus – Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire

The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire has announced that Nigeria now has the capacity to test 1,500 people a day for coronavirus...

VIDEO: My 2015 Coronavirus prediction not conspiracy – Bill Gates

Daily Show TV host Trevor Noah and American business magnate Bill Gates have held a conversation on the deadly coronavirus pandemic.