Gambia’s Vice President Tests Positive for COVID-19; President Placed Under Isolation

The Vice President of The Gambia, Dr. Isatou Touray, has tested positive for Coronavirus the Gambia Government announced through its various social media sites Yesterday. “The Office of the President informs the public that Her Excellency, the Vice President, Dr. Isatou Touray, has been tested positive of COVID-19. Consequently, the President, Adama Barrow, will be […]

Why Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and co deleted viral video of African doctor

Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and other platforms removed a viral video in which a group of Doctors who labeled themselves as American Frontline Doctors led by a Cameroonian and US-based Pediatrician Doctor Stella Immanuel who claiming to have found a cure to the deadly coronavirus In this video, which was viewed by millions of people and […]

Gambia: Parliament Debates Motion to Legalize Skin Bleaching

The National Assembly of The Gambia on Wednesday 15 July, debated on a motion to repeal the “Skin Bleaching (Prohibition) Act of 1995. The controversial motion to repeal the Act was tabled by the Justice Minister as part of the government’s law reform process. According to the Justice Minister, the Skin Bleaching (Prohibition) Act of […]

W.H.O appoints Former Liberian President, Johnson Sirleaf to head COVID-19 evaluation Panel

The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced the appointment of Liberia’s former president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and New Zealand’s former prime minister to head a panel instituted to review the global response to Covid-19. WHO chief, Dr. Tedros stated that member states of the World Health Organization agreed that, WHO an independent and comprehensive evaluation […]

Breaking News: Burundi President dies of Heart attack

According to an update by the Burundi government, the President, Pierre Nkurunziza has died of heart attack. This was revealed in a statement released by the government on their official twitter account. “The government of the Republic of Burundi announces with very great sadness the unexpected death of his excellency Pierre Nkurunziza, president of the […]

Rwanda launches high-tech humanoid robots to help fight covid-19

Reports have it that, the Rwandan government has just deployed high-tech humanoid robots to help boost the country’s fight against the pandemic. The nation’s Ministry of health launched these robots at the Kanyina covid-19 treatment center on Tuesday, 19th April. These humanoid robots were programmed to check the temperature of people, monitor patient status and […]

Zambian Mayor shuts down Chinese restaurant for discriminating against citizens

A Chinese Restaurant named Latian Restaurant located in Longacres has been closed after reports emerged that the said restaurant was only allowing Chinese citizens in Zambia entry into the facility and denying Zambians from accessing it. The news which went viral attracted the attention of the Zambian authorities. The Mayor for Lusaka, Miles Sampa together […]

Aid Dependency: African leaders endorse a ‘potential’ vaccine over Covid-Organics.

EYEGAMBIA’s research team came across feeds of Moussa Faki Mahamat, Chairperson of African Union Commission, Cyril Ramaphosa, President of South Africa who also chairs the African Union, Macky Sall of Senegal, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, of Ghana endorsing vaccine in a recent campaign and we are not surprised. We have a pandemic that demands solutions […]