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  • February 20, 2024

Nigerians protest over high cost of living

With placards reading ‘end bad government now’ and ‘end hunger’, residents of one of Nigeria’s largest cities took to the streets on Monday (Feb.19). Large crowds marched through the centre of …

Lion kills zookeeper at Nigeria’s Obafemi Awolowo University

A zookeeper at the Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) in Nigeria has lost his life in a fatal encounter with one of the lions under his care. Olabode Olawuyi, who had been …

Business:Nigeria Naira drops further on official and unofficial markets to hit record lows

Nigeria’s currency naira on Monday fell to record lows on both the official and unofficial markets on while stocks posted their biggest one-day fall in more than a year. The latest …

Germany returns looted artworks back to Nigeria

German Foreign minister Annalena Baerbock travelled to Nigeria’s capital Abuja on Tuesday to personally hand over a collection of more than 20 objects that were stolen by British colonial troops over …

Hundreds of people gathered in Madrid to welcome the Christmas season

Thousands of Madrilenians gathered for Black Friday evening shopping as the city’s Christmas lights were switched on. Madrid’s Plaza Mayor has become a large Christmas market full of more than 100 …

Ethiopia Praise the return of looted Artifacts

Ethiopia on Saturday hailed the return of precious artefacts looted by British soldiers more than 150 years ago, after a long campaign for their restitution. The collection — recovered from Britain, …

3rd edition of Afro-Colombia Film Festival ‘Quibdo’ takes place in Congo

The third edition of the 2021 Afro-Colombian festival “QUIBDO Africa Film Festival” took place Sunday in Pointe Noire, which is the economic capital of the Republic of Congo. The event intended …

African medicine, the oldest therapeutic system

African traditional medicine is the oldest, and perhaps the most assorted, of all therapeutic systems. Africa is considered to be the cradle of mankind with a rich biological and cultural diversity …