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Chinese developers to build Egypt’s new capital city

The area will include a new administrative centre, as yet unnamed, which would consist of government offices, diplomatic missions and housing as well as universities, a technology and innovation park and 10,000km (6,000 miles) of roads. Glossy images on the

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Bush, wife hospitalized for bronchitis

Story highlights Barbara Bush has bronchitis, not pneumonia Former President revealed several years ago that he had a form of Parkinson’s disease Former President George H.W. Bush is in stable condition, and his wife, former first lady Barbara Bush has

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Takeaways from our guided tour of the Northeast- #BBOG

#BringBackOurGirls Statement 18 January 2018 A. Introduction Today is Day 1010 of the abduction of our Chibok girls, taken from theirschool, Government Secondary School, Chibok by terrorists on 14 April 2014, Day600 under President Muhammadu Buhari’s watch, and Day 990

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FG will launch ‘economic recovery plan’ next month- Osinbajo

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has revealed that plans had been concluded to launch the economic recovery plan of the President Muhammadu Buhari led administration in February. He also stated that the federal government was critically considering the option of tapping

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Shiites protest massively across the nation

Thousands of Shiite IMN members on Wednesday held protest marches in major cities across northern Nigeria to demand the release of their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, who has been in detention without trial since December 2015. The cleric was detained after

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Man arrested for threatening on Twitter to kill Trump at inauguration

A man in Florida has been accused of posting online that he would kill U.S. President-elect Donald Trump at his inauguration on Friday. “This is Jan.16, 2017. I was requested to type this in and post it. “Yes, I will

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Canada High Commission set to hold education fair

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja The High Commission of Canada on Wednesday said it is set to hold the 13th Edition of the Canadian Education Fair in Nigeria. The Education Fair which will take place in Abuja on Thursday, January 26

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2017 AFCON: Mali, Egypt draw as El Hadary sets record

Seven-time Africa Cup of Nations champions Egypt were held to an exciting 0-0 draw by Mali in Group D of the Gabon 2017 AFCON on Tuesday.  It was a game that was full of intensity but saw little in terms

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Rann air strike: UN dispatches medics, airlifts aid officials

The UN Humanitarian Air Service (UNHAS) says it has mobilised emergency response following the airstrike on an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Rann, a locality in Borno. The UN Resident andHumanitarian Coordinator for Nigeria, Mr Edward Kallon, said this

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Kenyan women urged to withhold sex until their husbands register to vote

Kenyan women have been urged to withhold sex from their husbands until they register to vote in the August elections. Mishi Mboko, an MP in the west African nation, said it was the “best” strategy to adopt to increase the number

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