Category Archives: African News

PuffyTee AfroPraiseJam Vol. 3

  This Puffy Tee Guy is 3 much! In case you did not know, Puffy Tee is just about everything rolled into one. He is a producer, singer/songwriter, recording artist, content creator, multi-talented one man band, you name it. This dude is the real deal. Just check out his productions and collaborations with various artists and you will get the gist. Puffy is no doubt blest and highly favoured, and he is available for most projects. His […]

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Fit to Fly Covid-19 Tests

  No doubt everyone is aware of these unprecedented times in which we are currently living in right now. The fact that travel to majority of destinations worldwide has become a real issue right now is largely down to Covid-19. For starters, many people who had booked their holidays well in advance before the sudden arrival of the covid-19 pandemic found themselves having to nullify these trips at very short notice. As a consequence, many discovered that […]

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Funmi Shittu Making Gospel Musical Waves with the Smash hit track ‘Overflow’

  Funmi Shittu a mega star in the making! Hear what Funmi says: Declare this with me “This is what the Lord of Hosts says: My cities will again Overflow with prosperity; the Lord will once again comfort Zion and again choose Jerusalem!” Zec 1:17. My sincere prayer is “Now may the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you believe in Him so that you may overflow with hope by the power […]

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‘Banana Island,’ Lagos-Nigeria

  Some of the facts and figures of the exclusive Banana Island, Lagos (Nigeria). First and foremost, how did this region achieve the name ‘Banana island?’ In effect if one was to take to the air in any aircraft, the island is in the shape of a gigantic banana. So instead of calling it a gigantic banana, I guess just banana would do. ‘Banana island’ is in effect an entirely different region which is seemingly cut off […]

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Independent Home-Based Business Opportunity with Oriflame the Beauty Specialists.

  Yetunde Aderinsola is an independent home-based business owner, a brand partner to Oriflame Sweden. Yetunde as She is fondly called, is looking to help people start their own home-based business. In a World of uncertainty that seemingly exists today, it is essential individuals delve into the abyss to come up with an additional or prime source of income. Becoming an independent Oriflame beauty business owner represents a realistic potential to make money as well as enjoying […]

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684 new cases of Coronavirus recorded in Nigeria

684 new cases of Coronavirus were recorded in Nigeria on Friday, June 26, 2020.   According to a breakdown by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), 259 of the new cases were recorded in Lagos, Oyo-76 Katsina-69 Delta-66 Rivers-46 Ogun-23 Edo-22 Osun-22 Ebonyi-21 FCT-20 Kaduna-16 Ondo-10 Imo-9 Abia-9 Gombe-5 Plateau-4 Bauchi-4 Ekiti-2 Anambra-1.     In total, Nigeria has now recorded 23,298 cases of COVID-19. 8,253 patients have been discharged from various Isolation centres across the […]

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Union Bank Customers Win N40 Million in the Union Korrect Draw!

The fact that the Coronavirus pandemic continues to decimate many Economies around the World has not stopped Union Bank from once again delivering on its promise to reward customers who save diligently with the UnionKorrect range of accounts. A total of 345 Union Bank customers were awarded cash prizes totaling N40million in a transparent, automated online draw which held on Wednesday, June 24, duly supervised by the Nigerian Lottery Board and the Consumer Protection Council (CPC). The UnionKorrect savings […]

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‘114-year-old’ man recovers from Coronavirus in Ethiopia

What an amazing story! A man believed to be 114-year-old has recovered from Coronavirus in Ethiopia. Despite the fact that there are doubts as to the authenticity of his family’s claims it is believed he is definitely over 100 years old. Aba Tilahun Woldemichael’s family says he is 114, but there is no birth certificate to confirm his age. Dr. Hiluf Abate at Yeka Kotebe hospital who treated Aba told the BBC’s News day programme that he […]

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72 Health workers test positive for Coronavirus in Enugu, Nigeria

The Enugu State Ministry of Health in Nigeria has said that 72 health care workers in the state have tested positive to COVID-19. This comes as there is global concern about the apparent lack of significant testing facilities in Africa’s most populous Nation. The state Commissioner for health, Dr Ikechukwu Obi, disclosed this in a statement released today June 26. He said the 72 infected health workers were among a total of 202 that have tested positive […]

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After N2bn donation, Aliko Dangote Foundation Engages 54gene Laboratory to Conduct 1,000 COVID-19 Test per Day in Kano

The Aliko Dangote Foundation (ADF), a philanthropic endeavor of Aliko Dangote,  has contracted 54Gene, a molecular diagnostics company specialized in research, and diagnostics, to immediately set up a 400 test/day capacity laboratory in Kano State. 54Gene is accredited by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), and has already set up labs in Lagos and in Ogun States. The lab, which was inaugurated yesterday – May 3rd in Kano, will start with a testing capacity of 400 […]

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