Akon Plans $6billion City In Senegal, His Homeland

Rapper Akon has set his sights on building a sprawling $6 billion city in his Senegal homeland to welcome Africans of the diaspora to their “home back home”. The R&B star boasting two multi-platinum albums told a news conference Monday he had laid the first stone for the…

Facebook, Twitter Delete Videos Of Doctor Making COVID-19 Cure Claims

Social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter as well as video streaming site, Youtube, have deleted videos by an American-based physician, Dr Stella Immanuel, who claimed to have recorded a 100 per cent success rate in the treatment of COVID-19 using hydroxychloroquine. The video was first published by…

Woman Collapses, Dies, While Washing Clothes

The woman was washing her clothes outside her house when she suddenly fell down and collapsed– Her six-year-old son started screaming and calling on neighbours when he noticed his mother had fallen– Neighbours rushed to the scene and took her to one of the houses but was confirmed…

One Dead As Irate Mob Attack Two Thieves at Weija, Ghana

Two suspected thieves have been attacked by an angry mob at Negleshie Amanfrom, a suburb of Accra in the Greater Accra Region. One of the suspects, Selasie Asinyo who survived the attack, has been admitted at an undisclosed hospital receiving treatment but the other, Agbesi was pronounced dead…

9 Iran-backed fighters killed in 2nd raid in Syria in 24 hours

Air strikes targeting positions of Iran-backed militias in eastern Syria killed nine fighters on Sunday in the second such raid in 24 hours, a war monitor said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said Israel was “likely responsible” for the strikes near the Iraqi border. They came…

No Hajj This Year! Saudi Arabia Shuts Door on Pilgrims.

Muslim faithfuls from Nigeria and other countries have been barred from observing this year’s Holy Hajj to Mecca, Saudi Arabia, as a result of the Covid19 pandemic. More than two million people perform the annual pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca every year, including many foreign nationals.…

Black Lives Matter : Worldwide Protests Defy Covid19 Threat

With demonstrations continuing for the second week running, and defying threats of COVID19 infections, hundreds of thousands of protesters packed unto the streets of London, Ottawa, Dublin, Melbourne, Sydney and Washington to condemn the murder of the late black American, George Floyd and to call for the enactment…

SORROW & TEARS AS LASG TASKFORCE DEMOLISH THOUSANDS OF STRUCTURES & SHOPS IN LEKKI

Battle-readied operatives of the Lagos State Joint Task Force on Environmental stormed the Marwa Waterside area of Lekki to demolish thousands of illegal shops, containers and buildings, leaving thousands in abject sorrow and despondency as the new year approaches. Click Link to watch video…