Burkina Faso Mourns After Terrorists kill Dozens

Burkina Faso Mourns After Terrorists kill Dozens   The volatile West African nation of Burkina Faso on Wednesday began two days of mourning after unknown terrorists killed…

Scores Drug-Related Suspects Arrested In Afghanistan

Scores Drug-Related Suspects Arrested In Afghanistan   The Counter Narcotics Police of Afghanistan (CNPA) and detective security organisations have arrested 112 drug-related suspects during past Afghan…

Nigeria: Legalise Security Initiative, Amotekun – Bishop Tells Southwest Govs

Nigeria: Legalise Security Initiative, Amotekun – Bishop Tells Southwest Govs   Bishop Francis Wale Oke, the National Vice President Pentecostal  Fellowship of Nigeria has urged Governors in the South West…

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Africa’s Unmet Infrastructure Demand Worth $108 Billion A Year – Adesina

Africa’s Unmet Infrastructure Demand Worth $108 Billion A Year – Adesina

  The President of African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, says the continent’s unmet infrastructure demand is worth 68 to 108 billion dollars a year. The AfDB’s Communication and External Relations Department in a statement on Wednesday quoted Adesina as saying at the London…

SDGs: Nigeria Targets 500, 000 Children In World’s Largest Awareness Raising Initiative

SDGs: Nigeria Targets 500, 000 Children In World’s Largest Awareness Raising Initiative

As world leaders declared the next 10 years as a decade of action for the Global Goals, Nigeria through the Office of the Senior Special Assistant to the President on SDGs has kicked off a new action in mobilization with the National SDGs Activation Week.…

Let’s Reverse Infrastructural Deficit, Buhari Tasks Nigerian Engineers

Let’s Reverse Infrastructural Deficit, Buhari Tasks Nigerian Engineers   President Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday called for more concerted effort, creative and innovative ideas…

Media Organizations To Support Africa Conference On Development Journalism

Media Organizations To Support Africa Conference On Development Journalism   Executives of media organizations in Kaduna, North West Nigeria have indicated their readiness to…

Top DPRK Leader Guides Test-fire Of New Weapon Again – Agency Reports

Top DPRK Leader Guides Test-fire Of New Weapon Again – Agency Reports Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), guided the…

Nigeria: I’m Out To Promote Good Governance – Kaduna Lawmaker …Promises Good Representation For Jaba Constituency

Nigeria: I’m Out To Promote Good Governance – Kaduna Lawmaker …Promises Good Representation For Jaba Constituency   Honourable Samson Monday Dikko, is a member of Kaduna State House of Assembly, representing…

Nigeria : Girls Ambassadors Beg Kaduna Govt. To Concretize Policy On Free Education

Nigeria : Girls Ambassadors Beg Kaduna Govt. To Concretize Policy On Free Education

Girls Ambassadors under the RiseUp Project have pleaded with the Kaduna State Government to have in place a Policy Document on free education for public Secondary Schools to stop drop outs and early marriages among girls in the State . A delegation of the Ambassadors…

Musician Drake Buys $400,000 Diamond Encrusted iPhone Case

Musician Drake Buys $400,000 Diamond Encrusted iPhone Case

  By Justina Auta (NAN) Canadian rapper, Aubrey Graham, popularly called Drake, has reportedly bought an iPhone cover case made of 18-karat white gold, dotted with blue and white diamonds worth $400,000. The case is covered with tiny diamonds and features an OVO owl logo…

Flood: NAF Airlifts Relief Materials to Mozambique, Zimbabwe

Flood: NAF Airlifts Relief Materials to Mozambique, Zimbabwe

  The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) says it has completed the airlifting of relief materials to Mozambique and Zimbabwe. This was to further assist victims of the massive flooding that affected some communities in those countries in April. Air Commodore Ibikunle Daramola, NAF Director of…

Kenya: Clean Energy Accelerator Program Kicks Off In Nairobi

Kenya: Clean Energy Accelerator Program Kicks Off In Nairobi

  The accelerator which commences from April to July 2019, aims to give the winners the tools to make their innovation ready for market and financing. During the program, start-ups will focus on developing their social business model and bringing their innovation to market by…