The Kano State chapter of the Nigerian Labour Congress, NLC, has picketed the head office of the Kano Electricity Distribution Company, KEDCO, in Kano State over mass retrenchment of workers and 12 other demands.
Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala has expressed happiness over her appointment as the Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, WTO, saying that she would work towards getting the global economy running again.
India is developing about 20 more vaccines against the coronavirus and plans to roll them out in the coming months, the Health Minister, Harsh Vardhan, said on Monday.
President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has congratulated Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala on her emergence as the first African and first female Director-General of the World Trade Organization, WTO.
Zimbabwe on Monday received its first doses of a COVID-19 vaccine, donated to the southern African nation by China.
The first thing he did was to remind that cryptocurrency is enabled by a technology with applications far beyond the disputed virtual currency. “The...
As the world celebrates Valentine's Day, some women in Jos say they would prefer ”meaningful gifts” than receiving flowers, cards and chocolates, usually accepted...
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, reported 24 deaths in 24 hours and 1,005 new cases of the coronavirus. The total number of COVID-19...
Barely 48 hours to Valentine’s Day, an increase in the purchase of adult themed toys, lingerie (women’s underwear), cakes and wigs has been recorded,...
Abdul-Jabbar’s rising profile, the upcoming debate, the state, and the spectators, by Abdulkadir Salaudeen
No doubt, talks about Abdul Jabbar Nasiru Kabara dominate most discussions in Muslim circles in recent days—not only in the North—all over Nigeria and even beyond. Hitherto, not many people knew Abdul Jabbar across the country,
China’s CanSino vaccine has become the second Chinese COVID-19 vaccine to be approved by the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan for emergency use in the country.
Australia’s second-most populous city will enter a five-day snap coronavirus lockdown, authorities said on Friday, barring spectators for much of the Australian Open tennis tournament.
The first batch of Pfizer Inc’s COVID-19 vaccine arrived in Japan on Friday, local media reported, with official approval for the shots expected within days as the country races to control a third wave of infections ahead of the Olympic Games.
The Statistician-General of the Federation, Yemi Kale, says the nation will re-base its Gross Domestic Product, GDP, later in the year.
Students of the University of Benin, UNIBEN, on Thursday decried the recent hike in the cost of printing lecture materials and other documents.
Emirates Airlines has suspended flights from Lagos and Abuja airports to Dubai until February 28.
China will maintain contacts with the World Health Organisation, WHO, in search of the origin of COVID-19, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin said on Wednesday.
Chinese police have uncovered a number of cases involving production and distribution of fake COVID-19 vaccines with doses up to 58,000, the country’s prosecutor general’s office said on Wednesday.
Part of a 500-year old ancient Benin building known as Urokpota hall has been destroyed by rainfall that lasted for over one hour.
President Xi Jinping of the People’s Republic of China has congratulated President Muhammadu Buhari on the anniversary of the 50 years of diplomatic relations between Nigeria and China.
President of the Senate Ahmad Lawan says the National Assembly has made special provisions for prevention and management of the second wave of COVID-19 in the country.
"Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country." — John F. Kennedy.
Travellers entering Britain from overseas will soon be required to take three Coronavirus, COVID-19, tests and quarantine for 10 days, according to media reports.