Liverpool star, Sadio Mané commissions hospital project in Senegal

Liverpool and Senegalese talisman, Sadio Mane has commissioned a hospital he constructed in his home country, Senegal. The hospital is specifically located in Bambali, his native village. The celebrated footballer took advantage of the international break to briefly hand over the facility estimated to cost a little over $600,000  to the government; the ceremony was […]

Picture of Six Nigerian siblings who are medical professionals go viral

Chinyere Okpaleke did not expect the massive reaction she got after posting a photo of herself in the company of her other siblings who practice as medical professionals. The image has so far attracted almost 200,000 likes with over 7,000 comments. In the caption, Chinyere wrote that, “I know our parents and ancestors are beyond […]

US state of Arkansas passes bill to ban sex-change medical access for minors

The US state of Arkansas is the first state to pass a bill prohibiting  medical practitioners from providing gender affirming medical care to transgender minors. The bill  passed 28-7 on monday by the state’s senate house. The bill would prohibits doctors from providing hormones treatment and surgery to minors vying to change their sex by choice. […]

UK Bans Nurses and Doctors from Nigeria and many other African Countries

In the wake of a drastic brain drain among Nigerian doctors and nurses, the government of the UK has placed a ban on it. In the recent years, many Nigerian nurses and doctors from Nigeria have relocated to a lot of countries especially the UK and Is in search of a greener pastures. Many of […]

Eto’o supports military fighting Boko Haram in Cameroon; donates to displaced kids

Former Barcelona legend and Cameroonian star striker, Samuel Eto’o has so far rendered support towards many activities in his home country including contributions towards the fight against insecurity in Cameroon. Recent among such is his decision to meet up with the military team fighting against terrorist group, Boko Haram at the Far North region for […]

African Union secures 270 million doses of vaccine for the continent

African Union (AU) has announced on Wednesday, January 1st, 2020 that it has purchased 270 million doses of coronavirus vaccines for the continent. This was made public by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa who is the current Chairman of the union; “as a result of our own efforts we have so far secured a commitment […]

Joe Biden appoints Nigerian-American, Okolo, as policy adviser

President-elect of the United States of America, Joe Biden has appointed Nigerian-American, Osaremen Okolo as his covid-19 policy adviser. The 26-year old young lady whose parents originate from Edo state -Nigeria was among the first 100 Whitehouse employees announced by the transition team of Joe Biden to steer affairs relating to the management of the […]

Ghanaian revolutionary leader, Jerry John Rawlings dies at 73

Former Ghanaian revolutionary leader, Flight Lieutenant Jerry John Rawlings has reportedly died on Thursday, November 12th, 2020. Highly placed family members have confirmed the news to local Ghanaian media outlets; the actual cause of death is not yet disclosed to the general public but reports have it that he died after a short illness. According […]