Saturday, April 20, 2019

University of Lagos bans students from wearing tight fitting clothes

Nigeria’s University of Lagos (UNILAG) has banned both male and female students from wearing tight fitting clothes including trousers, skirts and blouses. Local media report...

Former Nigerian president warns students against creating ‘artificial human beings’

Former Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan on Saturday warned Nigerian students to stay away from conducting research into embryonic stem cells, saying the sanctity of...

Ebola vaccine trials ‘successful’

The first study of two separate vaccines against the Ebola virus has found that they can both protect against the haemorrhagic fever for at...

Nigerian economist Tony Elumelu donates $500,000 to Sierra Leone

ony Elumelu, chairman of the United Bank for Africa (UBA) and founder of the Tony Elumelu Foundation donated $500,000 to Sierra Leone following the...
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Nigeria: UK Govt Reacts to Coup Rumours in Nigeria

By Samuel Ogundipe The British government has warned against "non-democratic" change of government in Nigeria, amid speculations about military coup as concerns grow over President...

Nigerian health authorities warn against monkey meat consumption

Nigerian health authorities have warned against the consumption of bush meat, particularly monkey meat after 10 people contracted suspected Monkey Pox disease in the...

Nigeria promises to help Gambia recover $50million stolen wealth

The Federal Government of Nigeria has promised to help The Gambia recover stolen wealth which was allegedly embezzled by former president Yahya Jammeh. Jammeh, who...

Nigeria: World Bank Predicts Further Rise in Commodity Prices in 2018

By Obinna Chima The World Bank has predicted that oil prices would rise to $56 a barrel in 2018 from $53 this year, as a...

George Weah wins Liberia presidential election

According to ynaija.com, Weah is currently leading his opponent in the results already announced. The 1995 FIFA World Player of the Year and Ballon d’Or winner, succeeds President Ellen Johnson...

South Africa will not appeal FIFA decision on Senegal re-match

Association (SAFA) says it has decided not to appeal a FIFA order to replay their World Cup qualifier against Senegal, saying this is based...

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BREAKING: Snakes ‘Chase’ President Away From Office

Two black snakes have been found in the office of Liberia’s President, George Weah. Igbere TV learnt that the development has forced the former African...

Nigerian Immigrant, Kelechi Madu, Wins Assembly Seat in Canada

Indeed, anything is possible if you aspire… When leaving the shores of Nigeria over two decades ago, one would doubt that the thoughts of becoming...

South Sudan offers to mediate political transition in Sudan

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir has offered to help mediate a political transition in Sudan after the fall of autocratic president Omar al-Bashir to...