Friday, June 2, 2023


May 15, 2023

Sudan: FG closes situation room on students’ evacuation

“We recognise the presence of other Nigerians in Sudan, such as recent travellers and long-established families who desire to return home.

Sudan crisis
May 14, 2023

Two cocaine pushers excrete 193 pellets in Abuja

Both men excreted the pellets of the illicit drugs after three days in observatory custody, NDLEA said.

Pellets of cocaine
May 9, 2023

South Africa received 5.8 million tourists in 2022: Minister

“This represents an overall inbound increase of 152.6 per cent for South Africa compared to January to December 2021.

Boulders Beach, Cape Town
May 8, 2023

Sudan’s museums at risk of theft, looting amid violent clashes: Experts

The Sudan National Museum, located on Nile Street in the heart of Khartoum, is witnessing violent battles in its vicinity.

Sudan National Museum
May 4, 2023

German Chancellor Scholz wants to bring African Union into G20

The chancellor said he was optimistic that the G20 would decide to admit the AU in the foreseeable future.

May 3, 2023

Sudan War: Six thousand people flee to Ethiopia

More than 6,000 people have entered Ethiopia, fleeing fighting in neighbouring Sudan, according to local officials.

People leaving Sudan
April 29, 2023

U.S. evacuates American citizens stranded in Sudan with buses

Other Americans have made it over the border on their own by road, crossing into Egypt and Ethiopia, joining tens of thousands of Sudanese who have made the same journey.

Sudan crisis
April 29, 2023

10,000 participants expected at Abuja’s maiden marathon

The Abuja International Marathon will feature three different races, starting with the full marathon (42km), the School Marathon for students (5km) and the family race (10km).

Abuja International Marathon
April 26, 2023

Malaria killed about 600,000 Nigerians, other Africans in 2021: WHO

WHO says governments must mobilise more resources and technical capacities to help strengthen preventive measures and improve coverage of malaria case management services.

MALARIA patient
April 24, 2023

Chidi Odinkalu: Why Africans should care about unfolding crisis in Sudan

The threat posed by the Janjaweed was always very evident — even to the uninitiated.

Mohammed Hamdan