Algeria’s Bouteflika dies at 84

Abdelaziz Bouteflika, former president of Algeria, forced out by protests in 2019, has died aged 84.…

Two Japanese die after receiving Moderna vaccines

Two men died after each was administered a dose of Moderna Inc.’s COVID-19 vaccine that was…

Nigeria records 10 new COVID-19 deaths

Nigeria’s COVID-19 death has climbed to 2,308 after 10 more people lost the battle on Friday,…

Afghan president absconds as Talibans encircle Kabul

Afghan President, Ashraf Ghani has left the country as Taliban fighters encircle the capital, Kabul. Al…

COVID-19 infection spreads in Nigeria

Nigeria has recorded the highest number of daily COVID-19 infections in six months with 747 new…

IGP appoints Disu to head Police IRT

The Inspector-General of Police, IGP Usman Alkali Baba has appointed DCP Tunji Disu as the new…

Italy’s Lamont Marcell Jacobs wins Olympic 100m Gold

Italy’s Lamont Marcell Jacobs has won the Olympic gold in the men’s 100 metres, breaking retired…

Okagbare, Nwokocha advance to 100m semis in Tokyo

In a morale boosting feat,two Nigerian athletes will be running in the semi-finals of the women’s…

Coronavirus hits Olympics Village as one tests positive

Organisers of  the Tokyo Olympics tried to reassure “worried” athletes on Saturday as the Games Village…

UNILAG sends students home

Determined to prevent an explosion of coronavirus infection, the Senate of the University of Lagos has…