FG issues first gold refining licence

The Nigerian government has issued the first gold refining licence to improve the country’s economy.The minister of budget and national planning, Udo Udoma disclosed this while speaking at the 24th…

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Obi: ‘Igbo leaders never disagreed with my nomination as VP candidate’

Former governor of Anambra state and the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) vice presidential candidate, Peter Obi, on a visit to Ebonyi state Governor David Umahi on Monday said Igbo leaders…

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Cameroonian President Biya wins seventh presidential term

President Paul Biya who is One of Africa’s oldest leaders who has ruled Cameroon with since 1982, won a landslide victory Monday in a presidential election, as the government tightened…

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‘Game changer’ tuberculosis drug cures 9 in 10

(AFP) A new treatment for a drug-resistant strain of tuberculosis can cure more than 90 percent of sufferers, according to a trial hailed Monday as a “game changer” in the…

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China opens world’s longest sea-crossing bridge

China is set to open the world’s longest sea bridge after nine years of construction. The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge connects Hong Kong and Macau to the China mainland. It covers…

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Monkeys stone 72 years old man to death in India

A troop of monkeys last Thursday stoned to death a 72-year old man to death in India. This incident has resulted in a tussle between the family and police over…

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US mulls revoking recognition of transgender people: report

(AFP) – The administration of US President Donald Trump is considering a proposal to narrowly define gender as a biological, immutable condition determined by birth genitalia, The New York Times…

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