July 1, 2021

DSS confirms raid on Igboho’s house, declares him wanted, launches manhunt

The Department of State Services has confirmed Thursday morning raid on the Ibadan residence of Yoruba rights activist, Sunday Adeyemo, also known as Sunday Igboho. The […]
July 1, 2021

Flying car with BMW engine makes history, completes first inter-city flight between two airports

A prototype flying car has completed a 35-minute flight between international airports in Nitra and Bratislava, Slovakia. The hybrid car-aircraft, AirCar, is equipped with a BMW […]
July 1, 2021

Gates Foundation Commits $2.1 Billion To Advance Gender Equality Globally

As part of the Generation Equality Forum convened by UN Women and co-hosted by the governments of Mexico and France, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation […]
July 1, 2021

82 year old female pilot to fly with Jeff Bezos and become the oldest person ever to go to space

Trailblazing woman aviator Wally Funk, 82, will join Jeff Bezos this month on the first crewed spaceflight for the billionaire’s company Blue Origin, the firm announced […]
July 1, 2021

Finally, National Assembly Passes Petroleum Industry Bill

The Senate and House of Representatives have passed the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB). The bill was first passed at the house of reps after the Committee […]
July 1, 2021

‘You can’t say you support us & deny Africa vaccine production centers’- African Union Envoy to EU

The African Union special envoy tasked with leading efforts to procure Covid-19 vaccines has criticized European suppliers. On Thursday, Strive Masiyiwa noted that despite the number […]
July 1, 2021

Doctors in Rwanda can now prescribe medicinal cannabis to patients as Rwanda legalises Marijuana use

On Monday, June 28, the Government of Rwanda recognised that cannabis has medicinal value and should be available on prescription. This new step brings the East […]
July 1, 2021

Nigeria’s Uruemu Adejinmi becomes First black female African mayor in Ireland

Fianna Fáil Cllr Uruemu Adejinmi has been elected as Mayor of Longford County Council, marking a series of firsts for the county, as she is the first migrant, first […]

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