Health experts across the globe have berated the United States’ decision to buy out nearly all the global supply of Remdesivir for three months, warning that the development could set a dangerous precedence in the fight against COVID-19. Remdesivir, an antiviral medication that once offered hope against Ebola, is the […]

Ghana’s president has gone into self-isolation for two weeks as a precautionary measure despite testing negative for coronavirus, the government said, after one of his contacts was confirmed to have the illness. President Nana Akufo-Addo began his quarantine on Saturday and will be working from the presidential villa in Accra, […]

The Chairman of Nigeria Labour Congress, Delta State, Goodluck Ofobruku, has been kidnapped. It was gathered that the union leader was kidnapped around 8 pm on Saturday while driving out of his house behind the Immigration office along Ibusa/Asaba road in the Delta State capital. It was learnt that the […]

The House of Representatives is making a move to prevent illegal charity homes and orphanages, also referred to as ‘baby factories,’ in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The House is now considering the regulation of their activities through registration and monitoring by a body to be established by it. The […]

A former General Manager of the Lagos State Infrastructure Maintenance and Regulatory Agency, Jide Odekunle, is dead.Odekunle, who served under former Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s administration for four years and 11 months, died of COVID-19 complications. He was said to have been treated at the Onikan Isolation Centre, where he died […]

No fewer than six persons lost their lives in two separate fatal crashes that occurred on Thursday and Friday in Bauchi State. Our correspondent learnt that four persons died in the first crash which happened along the Bauchi-Jos Road on Thursday night. The state Public Relations Officer of the Federal […]