Friday, October 7, 2022

Gambia

September 14, 2022

Gambia suspends sales of paracetamol syrup after many children die

WHO officials said the evidence pointed not to paracetamol but to an infectious origin such as polluted water

syrup
September 8, 2022

The Gambia probes role of paracetamol syrup in deaths of children

Symptoms suffered by the children included an inability to pass urine and a fever that can within hours end in kidney failure.

syrup
August 26, 2022

Coach urges volleyball federation to retain team for future competitions

Mohammed told journalists on Friday in Abuja that there was a need to keep the team and coaches crew to perform better in subsequent international meets.

August 21, 2022

African U-21 Volleyball: Nigeria lose semi-final, face Cameroon in third-place match

The team lost 1-3 (33-35 28-26 17-25 16-25) to Egypt in the competition’s first semi-final match on Saturday in Tunis.

Nigeria U21 Volleyball team
August 19, 2022

Nigeria beat Libya to qualify for semifinals of African U21 Volleyball Championship

The Nigerian team laboured to beat Libya 3-2 (25-20, 18-25, 25-20, 22-25, 15-8) to book a place in the semis.

Nigeria U21 Volleyball team
August 16, 2022

African U-21 Men’s Volleyball Championships: Nigeria beat Morocco

They defeated Morocco in a straight set (25-12, 25-16, 25-20) to make the score 3-0 in Tunis.

Nigeria men volleyball team
August 6, 2022

Peacekeeping: Nigeria ships troops, weapons to Guinea Bissau

Guinea Bissau has experienced four coups since independence from Portugal in 1974 and is currently in turmoil.

Nigeria Peacekeeping force
June 23, 2022

Kizz Daniel’s ‘Buga’ video hits 2.2 million views on YouTube in 24 hours

The newly released video has a carnival-like setting with colourful costumes and aesthetics to entice viewers.

June 15, 2022

National Assembly to reconsider discarded gender bill: Ikpeazu

On March 1, the National Assembly rejected a constitutional bill seeking to create more inclusion of women in political and appointive positions.

April 28, 2022

Nigeria sends troops to Gambia

The Nigerian Army is set to deploy 197 troops for the ECOWAS Peacekeeping Mission in Gambia.

Nigerian troops