Press Releases

Swakop Uranium Launches Sustainable Development Report Highlighting Milestone Achievements on Multi-dimensional Practice

WINDHOEK, Namibia, Sept. 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Swakop Uranium (the “Company”), a subsidiary of China General Nuclear Power Corporation(CGN), recently released its 2021 sustainability report in the Namibian capital, Windhoek. The report detailed the company’s performance and practices in Namibia, while also highlighting official statistics and social responsibility undertakings. Ms. Kornelia Shilunga, Deputy Minister of […]

Arts-Culture and Entertainment

Nigerian Singer Ayra Starr Becomes Spotify’s Next Radar Artist

Spotify has announced  Nigerian singer Ayra Starr as the next RADAR Global artist. The rising star, born and raised in Nigeria is the newest addition to Spotify’s marquee global emerging artist program. Ayra Starr joins artists including The Kid LAROI, Nathy Peluso, Boza, Griff, and more than 500 others who have joined the program since its inception in 2020. […]

General

Nigeria Unveils Action Plan To Protect Ozone Layer

The Nigerian Government has unveiled the Nigeria Cooling Action Plan N-CAP, in its efforts to protect the Ozone layer and the Climate. The Nigeria Cooling Action Plan, N-CAP is the pathway for the country’s transition to low Global Warming Potential (GWP) and Energy Efficient (EE) technologies, which provide the needed strategies for sustainable cooling the […]

Government

South African President Faces Independent Enquiry

The South African parliament has set up an independent commission to investigate a murky burglary case that has embarrassed President Cyril Ramaphosa for several months, the National Assembly announced. The independent commission, made up of former Constitutional Court president Sandile Ngcobo, a former judge and a university professor, has 30 days to deliver its conclusions, […]

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IMF Urges Caution On Economic Reforms In Sub-Saharan Africa

The IMF has called on governments in sub-Saharan Africa to be cautious about macroeconomic reforms, as famine spreads in a region badly affected by the aftermath of Covid-19 and the war in Ukraine. “Addressing the lack of resilience to climate change and the resulting chronic food insecurity will require careful prioritisation of policies, given financial […]

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ECOWAS Parliament: Religious Tolerance Panacea To Regions Development, Integration

The need for a sustained effort in interfaith dialogue in West Africa has been emphasized following the wave of religious intolerance, which has hampered the Economic Development of the region. A Professor of International Relations at Kaduna State University, in North West Nigeria, Professor Usman Mohammed, made the call during a paper presentation titled,“ Religious Tolerance […]

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Cleric Calls For Establishment Of ECOWAS Interfaith

A Peace Ambassador and Spokesman for Superior Council of Imams of Ivory Coast, Imam Cisse Djiguiba has urged the Economic Community of West African States, ECOWAS member states to set up an interfaith regional peace organisation to help in addressing religious extremism and conflicts in the region. Iman Djiguiba who made the call in Praia […]

Health

NCDC Report 10 New Cases Of Lassa Fever Infections

The Nigeria center for disease control (NCDC), has reported 10 additional Lassa fever infection from three states of the the federation. According to the latest situation report published on the website of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), for week 35 of 2022, were reported by Ondo, Edo and Nasarawa states between 29 August […]

Health

NSIA Partners With 8 States On Healthcare Expansion Programs

The Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority Healthcare Development and Investment Company has signed agreements that would help FastTrack its Diagnostics and Oncology Expansion Programme. The program which is designed to curb medical tourism by providing Nigerians with access to world-class healthcare, includes Lease and Collaboration agreements with three Federal Medical Centres and three State Governments under […]

Medicine

MDCN Threatens To Sanctions Against Unethical Practices

The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (MDCN), has warned that it would not hesitate to sanction and reprimand unethical medical practices by dentists practicing in the country. The Council’s Registrar, Dr Tajudeen Sanusi, made the threat in Enugu when he conducted the induction and swearing-in of 28 new dentists into the council at the […]