The Kano State government has administered the oral polio vaccine to over 3.24 million children in less than five years. The house-to-house exercise, according to the Commissioner for Health, Aminu Ibrahim, is taking place across the 44 local government areas. Aminu, who briefed reporters, said the January 2021 SIPD campaign...
The chairman Senate Committee on Environment, Senator Ike Ekweremadu has expressed the preparedness of the National Assembly to partner with the Nigerian Bottling Company, NBC, and the Food and Beverage Recycling Alliance, FBRA, to fight the menace of plastic pollution through recycling. He said this while welcoming a delegation of...
Good Governance has been described as the key to unlocking global partnerships for shared prosperity in Africa. This was the position of the President of Malawi, His Excellency Lazarus Chakwera, during his keynote address at the recently held 8th edition of the International Forum on African Leadership, IFAL. The...
The UK’s Trade Commissioner for Africa Emma Wade-Smith sits at the heart of a renewed effort to boost Britain’s economic footprint on the continent. As the UK prepares to finally cut loose from the European Union on January 1st 2021, the search is on to find new trading links and...
For some Africans, President Donald Trump's actions in the aftermath of the U.S. election have been a cause for dark humour, while others reacted with dismay or disbelief. In countries whose own recent elections were marred by accusations of cheating and violence, some expressed concern about what signal Trump's premature...