Coronavirus may spike child deaths in developing countries – UN

DEATHS from preventable disease in children under five could rise by almost 45 percent over the next six months as the COVID-19 pandemic diverts scarce health resources in developing countries. A United... Read more »

Senegalese students fight COVID-19 with new inventions

ENGINEERING students in Senegal are throwing themselves at the country’s growing coronavirus problem with inventions such as automatic sanitiser dispensers and medical robots. Youngsters from a top engineering school in the capital... Read more »

FIFA postpones Women’s Under-17 World Cup to 2021

FIFA President Gianni Infantino addresses the media during a press conference following the FIFA Council Meetings in Miami, Florid  The women’s Under-17 World Cup, due to be held in India in November,... Read more »

Austria, Germany to reopen border mid-June

AUSTRIA and Germany plan to open their border in mid-June after it was closed for two months in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. The information was disclosed by Austrian government in... Read more »

COVID-19 significantly shrinks UK economy

A MAN wearing a protective face mask takes a selfie on London Bridge on March 21, 2020, on the day that UK regions traditionally desperate for tourists, pleaded for people not to... Read more »

Anambra, Delta police partner on border closure enforcement

COMMISSIONERS of Police in Anambra and Delta States, Messrs John Abang and Hafiz Muhammad, in company of officers of the Commands, have visited Bridge head, Onitsha, to decongest the bridge, ensure free... Read more »

COVID-19: More 950 children may die in Nigeria – UNICEF

AN additional 950 Nigerian children could die every day from preventable causes over the next six months as the COVID-19 pandemic disrupts routine services and threatens to weaken the health system.  ... Read more »

Behold Gambari, President Buhari’s new CoS

YESTERDAY, the diplomat, scholar and former Foreign Affairs Minister of Federal Republic of Nigeria, Ibrahim Agboola Gambari was the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari he replaced the late Abba Kyari... Read more »

Mexican clubs wants Obi

… Ndidi on PSG radar FORMER Super Eagle captain, John Mikel Obi, 33, is currently without a club as he terminated his contract with Trabzonspor when the coronavirus pandemic broke out in... Read more »

Platini blasts Infantino

… Calls for his resignation STILL clearly hurt and convinced of allegedly been the victim of a conspiracy, former UEFA president, Michel Platini has launched a savage attack on Gianni Infantino, saying... Read more »