West Africa

West Africa

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 08:17:14 GMT
Nigeria: Elders Accuse Buhari, Governors of Losing Control of North
[Daily Trust] Kaduna, Abuja, Jos -Northern Elders Forum (NEF) on Sunday said the rising insecurity in the northern region is strong proof that President Muhammadu Buhari and the northern state governors have lost control in protecting the people, des...

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 06:56:02 GMT
Nigeria: 97% of Businesses Recorded Losses During Lockdown - Report
[Premium Times] A whopping 97 per cent of Nigerian businesses recorded losses during the lockdown over Covid-19 while 87 per cent said they have been negatively affected overall by by the pandemic, a nationwide survey has shown.

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 15:19:29 GMT
Nigeria: Nigeria Records 717 Rape Cases in Five Months - Official
[Premium Times] The Nigerian police recorded 717 rape cases between January and May, an official said on Monday.

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 15:17:55 GMT
Nigeria: Nigerian Senator Adebayo Osinowo Is Dead
[Premium Times] Adebayo Osinowo, a Nigerian senator from Lagos, is dead.

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 14:40:39 GMT
Africa: Support Pours in for AfDB's Adesina
[This Day] There has been overwhelming endorsement of African Development Bank President, Dr. Akinwunmi Adesina, as various individuals and organisations commend his stewardship of the bank, and reiterate their support for his re-election, writes Dem...