Britain to provide anti-viral drug remdesivir to some COVID-19 patients

Author: ReutersID: 1590510341328645100Tue, 2020-05-26 13:07 LONDON: Britain will provide the anti-viral drug remdesivir to certain COVID-19 patients that…

Rivers Relaxes Lockdown In Two Local Goverment Areas

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State has announced the suspension of lockdown in Obio Akpor and…

Trump threatens permanent freeze on WHO funding in 30 days

Author: AFPID: 1589859761826966400Tue, 2020-05-19 03:27 WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump threatened Monday to permanently freeze US funding to the…

Burundi suffers from poverty, ethnic conflict and civil war

Burundi is one of the continent’s smallest nations at 27,834 square kilometres (10,747 square miles), and…

Madagascar reports first coronavirus death

ANTANANARIVO Nearly two months after the first coronavirus case was detected in the country, official statistics…

COVID-19 has blown away the myth about ‘First’ and ‘Third’ world competence

Steven Friedman, University of Johannesburg One of the planet’s – and Africa’s – deepest prejudices is…

Catholic Church urges Venezuela to unite against coronavirus

David Smilde, Tulane University and Hugo Pérez Hernáiz, Universidad Central de Venezuela Coronavirus hasn’t yet hit…

COVID-19: Ugandan President, Museveni, says it ‘will be madness’ to hold 2021 elections

President Yoweri Museveni is the longest-serving leader in the history of Uganda since independence on October…

Eight Burkina soldiers killed in militant attack

Author: AFPID: 1589351387332846700Wed, 2020-05-13 06:03 ABIDJA: Eight Burkinabe soldiers have been killed in a militant attack in the…

COVID-19: Nigerians In Oceania To Support Government On Biosecurity, Others

The Nigerians in Diaspora Organisation in Oceania has offered to partner the Nigerian Government to increase…