Abuja and Lagos goes into lockdown amid rise in Covid-19 infection rate..

The president of Nigeria Muhammadu Buhari in a national broadcast on Sunday night gave directives to state governors of Lagos, Ogun, and the Federal Capital Territory minister to shut down all businesses and commercial activities while residents are compelled to stay at home. Africa’s most populous nation have 36 states and a federal capital territory […]

Dr. Okonjo Iweala appointed South Africa Presidential Economic Advisory Council member

President Cyril Ramaphosa appoints Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala member of his Economic Advisory Council. The Presidential Economic Advisory Council is a non-statutory and Independent body chaired by the president. The appointed members will volunteer their time and will be compensated for travel and subsistence while they serve a three-year term. Dr. Okonjo Iweala served twice […]

Visa on arrival to all African passport holders into Nigeria

The President of Nigeria announced the full implementation of Visa on Arrival  into Nigeria to passport holders from all African countries to commence January 2020. Currently land borders into Nigeria are closed for goods but the government says it is committed to the free movement of goods and persons in and out of all African […]

Prince Harry and wife Meghan arrive South Africa..

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex landed in South Africa on Monday, along with their baby Archie for their first official tour as a family. Prince Harry, Meghan, and their son touch down in Cape Town for the first leg of their 10-day southern Africa trip. The tour began with an educational workshop in Nyanga, […]

Nigerian students group halts protest against South African businesses in Nigeria

The student group known as the Progressive Student Movement Nigeria in an official letter to the South African High Commissioner in Abuja wrote to formally inform South Africans and Nigerians that the planned protest against South African businesses in Nigeria has been halted. In the letter dated 16th August 2019 obtained from the Department of […]