US authorizes Pfizer’s COVID-19 pill

The US Food and Drug Administration, FDA, has authorized Pfizer’s Covid pill for high-risk people aged…

COVID-19 cases rising, NCDC posts 1,584 new cases

Covid-19 infections are steadily rising as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, reported 1,584 new…

Ramaphosa slams travel ban, urges caution

The South African government has rejected the flight ban imposed on the country and other few…

Nigeria records 251 cases, five COVID-19 deaths

Nigeria has recorded 251 new cases of COVID-19 and five deaths across the country. The Nigeria…

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…