TODAY NEWS AFRICA
No license has been issued for 5G in Nigeria, communication minister Isa Ali Ibrahim releases statement following report
The attention of my office has been drawn to the public concern about the health implications of the deployment of Fifth Generation Mobile Networks (5G) in Nigeria. Based on available records at my office and the...
BREAKING: Nigerian federal government seeks National Assembly’s approval for N500 billion ($1.2 billion) COVID-19 intervention fund
The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed on Saturday met with the leadership of the National Assembly with an Executive proposal to establish a N500 billion ($1.2 billion) COVID-19 Crisis Intervention Fund.
This is what African leaders discussed with President Macron of France, Dr. Tedros of WHO and Dr. Nkengasong of Africa CDC at their second...
President Cyril Ramaphosa of the Republic of South Africa, and Chairperson of the African Union (AU), on Friday, convened a second and follow-up teleconference meeting of the AU Bureau of Heads of State and Government, on 3...
My good people of Lagos, greetings.Yesterday, I broke to you the good news of the release 11 patients from our Biosecurity facility in Yaba who have fully recovered and tested negative to...
African Development Bank Group approves gender equality trust fund to improve women’s economic empowerment in Africa
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group has approved a new Gender Equality Trust Fund (GETF) aimed at pushing forward gender equality and women’s empowerment across the continent.Funded by...
President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the Nigerian Army to join the Police and flush out bandits from forests around the country, particularly in the areas that witnessed recent attacks.The President gave the...
The Lagos State governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his wife, Dr. Ibijoke Sanwo-Olu have tested negative for the coronavirus.The state’s commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi announced this on his official Twitter...
New report shines light on china’s lending to developing countries, as coronavirus raises debt sustainability concerns
As the COVID-19 economic crisis brings about rising concerns over debt sustainability in developing countries, a new report from the Center for Global Development (CGD) finds that China's loans tend to have shorter grace periods and...
With more than 6000 COVID-19 cases reported in Africa, the virus is threatening fragile health systems on the continent. Infections are increasingly spreading not only between African countries but within different localities in the hardest-hit countries.
My dear Lagosians, greetings. Today, I have some good news for you concerning our desperate battle against Coronavirus, the lethal disease that has changed our world and tested to the limit our resilience...
TODAY NEWS AFRICA is registered and headquartered in Washington, District of Columbia, United States of America. Our publication is widely read, respected and influential. By providing daily answers to questions our readers have about the people, the businesses and the continent of Africa, we are reaching a diverse and wide audience from around the world. Our readers trust us because we are independent and truthful. Our advertisers understand the difference between news, views and ads. Email us - firstname.lastname@example.org
Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey on Tuesday pledged $1 billion to the global fight against COVID-19, the respiratory disease caused...
The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa has risen to more than 10 000 and caused more than 500 deaths....
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved the disbursement of $21.13 million to Sierra Leone amid coronavirus economic crisis.
When will Pastor Chris Oyakhilome be arrested for spreading injurious coronavirus falsehood in God’s holy name? – Perspectives by Fredrick Nwabufo
In Nigeria, to infract the law and escape retribution be a cleric or a politician under the sanctuary of the government...