Germany, Portugal, Norway, Denmark, Japan report first cases, as countries tighten restrictions over Omicron variant emergence

Japan on Wednesday imposed a one-month suspension on all new incoming flight bookings in a bid…

Omicron Variant: Nigeria, Saudi Arabia confirm first cases, as Canada bans Nigerian travellers

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed the first case of the Covid-19 Omicron variant…

Covid-19: WHO says PCRs can detect Omicron variant, as African nations ban travellers from infected countries

While Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test can detect infection with Omicron, studies are looking to whether…

FG clears Emirates to resume Dubai-Lagos/Abuja operations, as airlines shut flights into southern Africa over surge in Covid-19 Omicron variant

[By VICTOR NZE] Federal Government has cleared the Emirates Airlines to resume flights into Nigeria from…

Uganda denies Chinese takeover of Entebbe airport over indebtedness, as China urges Nigeria, others to disregard ‘debt trap propaganda’

Amid growing reports that the Entebbe International Airport has finally been taken over by China following…

‘Leave Ethiopia now,’ US, UK tell citizens, as rebel forces advance 200 miles to Addis Ababa

United States has told its citizens still in Ethiopia to leave the East African nation now,…

Uproar in U.S, as all-white jury acquits youth charged for killing two Black Lives Matter protesters

Americans have taken to social media to blast the ruling after a jury cleared Kyle Rittenhouse…

Police open fire on anti-lockdown protesters, 7 injured

In a development reminiscent of the Lagos shooting incident of October 2020, seven people were injured…

Wife of Mexican cartel boss ‘El Mencho’ nabbed

Mexican security forces have arrested the wife of “El Mencho”, Mexico’s most wanted man and the…

Libya: Muammar Gadhafi‘s Son runs for president

  The son and one-time heir apparent of late Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi on Sunday announced…