The Republic of South Africa has begun deportation of mostly African migrants. South African authorities have commenced deporting 20 refugees and asylum seekers who were part of a months-long sit-in protest against xenophobia, the Home Affairs department said Friday. They are mostly from African countries and demanded to be resettledRead More →

Nigeria’s commercial center, Lagos State, will commence on a 24-hour curfew on all parts of the state starting Tuesday 4pm, as imposed by the state’s chief executive Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu. This is to forestall law and order in all parts of the state arising from hoodlums hijacking the EndSARS protest.Read More →

The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) and the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) (Agriculture Division) in collaboration with IsDB Group Business Forum (THIQAH) jointly held a live webinar entitled “The Role of AgriTech in Food Security & Sustainability” to discuss sustainable climate-smart agricultural technologies for achieving food and nutrition security. TheRead More →

International Hacker group, Anonymous on Friday, shutdown websites of Nigerian Government Agencies in solidarity of the EndSARS protest by Nigerian youths calling for an end to Police brutality.   Websites of the EFCC (Economic and Financial Crimes Commission), INEC (Independent National Electoral Commission), Nigeria Police Force, and the CBN (CentralRead More →

Nigeria’s election umpire INEC (Independent National Electoral Commission) has declared incumbent governor Godwin Obaseki, the winner of the Edo State gubernatorial election today.   Mr. Obaseki will return as the Governor of the state for a second term. The results were declared by INEC on Sunday afternoon after the results were countedRead More →

Former Senator, Lagos State Governor and now National Leader of the All Progressive Congress, Asiwaju Bola Ahmed Tinubu has appealed to voters to reject the current Governor of Edo State and current Gubernatorial candidate of the Edo elections slated to hold Saturday September 19.   Speaking during a televised broadcast,Read More →

The Government of the United Kingdom has banned all service providers in the country from buying new Huawei 5G equipment over national security concerns. Oliver Dowden, the UK’s Digital Secretary, told the House of Commons of the decision on Tuesday, the BBC reports. The service providers must also remove all the ChineseRead More →