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COVID-19: NCDC Announces New Cases

COVID-19: NCDC Announces New Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has conducted close to 2 million COVID-19 tests in the country since Feb. 27, 2020. They disclosed this information through their official Twitter account. The News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) reports that the health agency tested over 30,000 samples for the coronavirus (COVID-19) in the space of one week. …

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'BOSUN TIJANI: Laying The Bricks For Sustainable Developments in Africa Through STEM

‘BOSUN TIJANI: Laying The Bricks For Sustainable Developments in Africa Through STEM

Olatunbosun Tijani better known as ‘Bosun Tijani, is the founder of Co-Creation Hub popularly known as CcHub, where all young African talents with passion for science and technology can put their ideas into motion to solve existing problems across the continent by inventing sustainable and innovative solutions. ‘Bosun, the Nigerian-British entrepreneur and the CEO of …

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5 JAW-DROPPING ART GALLERIES TO VISIT IN AFRICA

5 JAW-DROPPING ART GALLERIES TO VISIT IN AFRICA

Africa is known for her amazing artworks with global recognition. Many artworks from Africa have crossed the sea to different parts of the world. Some have been controversially stolen and preserved in museums and various art galleries. Art in Africa has been one of the ways to freeze time and it has helped sculpt history. …

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PETERS CHIKE: The Woes Of The Nigerian Economy

PETERS CHIKE: The Woes Of The Nigerian Economy

Peters Chike holds degrees in Banking and Finance, and Business Management respectively. He currently works at Social Development Secretariat (Federal Capital Territory, Abuja), formerly known as Arts and Culture. Employed by the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) with six areas under its control, Peters started working with the Water Board sector after a long journey …

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THE EXODUS OF ETHIOPIAN JEWS: Operation Moses

THE EXODUS OF ETHIOPIAN JEWS: Operation Moses

Operation Moses was a covert operation to evacuate Ethiopian Jews (Falashas) from Sudan during a 1984 Civil War that caused severe famine. The Israelis initially called the operation Gur Aryeh Yehuda (“Cub of the Lion of Judah”) before the United Jewish Appeal changed the name. HISTORY OF OPERATION MOSES The operation, named after the biblical figure Moses, was a cooperative effort between …

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SAHLE-WORK ZEWDE: The Most Important Woman In Ethiopia

SAHLE-WORK ZEWDE: The Most Important Woman In Ethiopia

Sahle-Work Zewde is an Ethiopian politician and the current President of Ethiopia, being the first woman to hold the office. She was elected president unanimously by members of the Federal Parliamentary Assembly on 25 October 2018. Sahle-Work Zewde was previously Special Representative of United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres to the African Union and Head of the United Nations Office to the African Union as “Under-Secretary-General of …

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TWITTER SETS UP AFRICAN HEADQUARTERS IN GHANA

TWITTER SETS UP AFRICAN HEADQUARTERS IN GHANA

Twitter announced on Monday, 12th April, the recruitment of an eleven-member team in Ghana, thereby making the West African country its headquarters for the African continent. In an official statement released by the company, it said: “Today, in line with our growth strategy, we are pleased to announce that we are building a team in …

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FREDDIE KANOUTE: The Pathfinder For Young Aspiring Footballers

FREDDIE KANOUTE: The Pathfinder For Young Aspiring Footballers

There are thousands of young African footballers whose dreams have been balled into a goal of fraud by shady agents. So many have cried out for help, and Freddie Kanoute, an African footballer-turned-agent from Mali has worn his cape and laced his shoes and obviously with no glasses to save the day. Despite the vague …

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10 Amazing Dance Styles That Spell AFRICA

10 Amazing Dance Styles That Spell AFRICA

It’s one body sprouting with countless stems of unimaginable dance moves as the ears listen to the beats of Africa. Like music, dancing is an expression of emotion. As the African saying goes “there’s no smoke without fire”, music becomes the catalyst that sets our bodies in motion. African dance and music are coined in …

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