Sunday, 12 July, 2020

Day: June 10, 2020


Luanda — The National Bank of Angola (BNA) spent until June 5 Akz 26.1 billion (Usd 43.6 million) on the purchase of treasury bonds from 41 companies. The acquisition process, which was carried out under Instructions no. 06 and no. Read more…


Citizens of Burundi, who recently lost their President, Pierre Nkurunziza, to a heart attack, are not hiding their joy at his death. Nkurunziza, aged 55, died on Monday but his death was announced on Tuesday by the government. Following the Read more…


According to a new study, a woman’s eggs may be selective towards sperm cells and prefer some over the others. The study carried out by Stockholm University, in partnership with the Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) looked into the Read more…


Borno State governor, Babagana Zulum, on Wednesday visited Faduma Kolomdi village in Gubio Local Government Area to sympathise with families of slain and wounded victims of a Boko Haram attack in the area. Faduma Kolomdi, a nomadic village, is located Read more…


Dr Bello Katagum, a COVID-19 frontline health worker in Bauchi State, has died of the virus. His death was announced by Dr Rilwanu Mohammed, Executive Chairman of Bauchi State Primary Healthcare Development Agency during the daily briefing of the COVID-19 Read more…


A N$443 000 payment made to Ndilimani Cultural Troupe’s manager Jesse Nombanza’s vehicle loan in 2017 has been flagged as potential proceeds of the Fishrot scandal. Ndilimani is Swapo’s music propaganda group that regularly performs at ruling party events and Read more…


Oba Yakubu Buari, the Olomu of Omupo, in Ifelodun Local Government Area of Kwara, on Wednesday, described it as a taboo to sell pounded yam, one of Nigeria’s delicacies, in the town. The royal father made the clarification at a Read more…


The Government of the State of Osun has confirmed the recovery and discharge of four Covid-19 patients from its treatment and Isolation centres in Osogbo and Ile-Ife respectively. Similarly, it confirmed the discovery of one new case of the disease Read more…


Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has reacted to the confirmation by the University of Ibadan that he graduated from the institution. The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, Adams Oshiomhole, on Tuesday, had expressed doubt over the authenticity Read more…


A youth group in Bauchi North Senatorial District, Katagum Focus Frontiers, has initiated moves to recall Adamu Muhammed Bulkachuwa, Senator representing the zone in the National Assembly. The group in a letter to the Senate President, Ahmed Lawan, accused Bulkachuwa Read more…