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Vaccine Politics: A perfect storm waiting to happen

  By LaBode Obanor A sedentary lifestyle is quite antithetical to human nature. That is why the world anxiously awaits a return to some form of...

How Benin Republic falsified Iwobi’s coronavirus test result⁩

  There are indications that Benin Republic falsified Alex Iwobi's positive coronavirus test result to frustrate the Super Eagles. The Everton star missed Nigeria's 1-0 win...

5 infamous Magufuli anti-coronavirus quotes

  President of Tanzania, John Magufuli has died at age 61. He had been rumoured to have died from complications of Covid-19. However, he was...

Europe’s oldest person, Lucile Randon, overcomes coronavirus in time for 117th...

  A French nun, Lucile Randon, who is Europe's oldest person has survived Covid-19, just days before her 117th birthday. Randon, whose religious name is Sister...

Nipah virus not deadlier than coronavirus – Research

  Recently circulated reports have suggested that the Nipah virus has the potential to become the next global pandemic. However, data by the World Health...

Portugal closes land border with Spain as coronavirus cases soar

  Portugal, on Friday, closed its land borders with Spain for at least two weeks as it attempts to contain the coronavirus. Portuguese Interior Minister Eduardo...

UK battered yet undaunted as COVID-19 deaths cross 100,000 with neither...

The death toll in Britain from the coronavirus pandemic passed 100,000 persons on Tuesday as the government battled to speed up vaccination delivery and...

El-Zakzaky’s wife tests positive for coronavirus

  The wife of the leader of Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, Zinat, has tested positive for COVID-19. Their son Mohammed stated this in...

US COVID-19 deaths surpass 400,000 on eve of presidential transition

On the final full day of Donald Trump’s presidency, the United States surpassed 400,000 coronavirus deaths. Since November, the virus that has killed as many...

Germany’s virus cases top 2 million as Merkel urges tougher shutdown

  Germany's total coronavirus cases topped two million on Friday, as Chancellor Angela Merkel pushed for a "significant" tightening of restrictions to slow the infection...

Ondo Guber: Tribunal declines jurisdiction, tosses Jegede’s petition

  The Ondo State Election Petitions Tribunal sitting in Akure on Tuesday dismissed the petition filed by the governorship candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party...