Monkey pox: what we know about the virus detected in Europe and North America

A first case of monkeypox was detected in Francehealth authorities announced on Friday. Since May 14, confirmed cases of infection with this virus not directly linked to travel to Central or West Africa have been reported in several countries in Europe, the United Kingdom, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Italy, as well as the United States and […]

Nigerian Airlines Struggle to Face Soaring Fuel Prices

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Plans of a number of airlines from Nigeria who want to temporarily stop domestic flights as a result of rising fuel prices, have not been carried out. The Nigerian Airline Association on Sunday, May 8, 2022, said the cancellation of the plan was carried out before it took effect. Aviation operators in […]

Africa can help Europe ditch Russian gas | Africa | DW

Russia recently followed through on its threats by cutting off gas supplies to Poland and Bulgaria. Other countries like Germany or even all the members of the European Union could follow. The Russian group Gazprom thus announced on April 27 that it had suspended its deliveries to these two EU member countries, assuring that they […]

The death of a famous gospel singer at the center of controversy in Nigeria

Died on April 8, 2022 in Abuja, the capital of Nigeria, “following a long hospitalization”, the circumstances of the death of gospel singer Osinachi Nwachukwu, continue to reason in Nigeria. Sources close to the victim say she was the victim of domestic violence “Repeated domestic violence allegedly took the life of cantor Osinachi Nwachukwu”, her […]

famous atheist activist sentenced to 24 years in prison for blasphemy

Prominent Nigerian atheist activist Muhammad Mubarak Bala pleaded guilty to blasphemy on Tuesday in a northern Nigerian court which sentenced him to 24 years in prison, an AFP journalist found. “The court sentences Muhammad Mubarak Bala to 24 years in prison,” Kano High Court Judge Faruk Lawan said after his trial, which opened on Tuesday […]

At least seven people killed in an attack in Nigeria

Northwestern and central Nigeria have for years been the scene of disputes between predominantly Muslim nomadic pastoralists and Christian cultivators over control of water and land. On Saturday evening, villagers from Bassa local government were attending the annual Irigwe (mostly Christian ethnicity) festival when they were attacked by gunmen, said Major Ishaku Takwa, spokesman for […]