Tag: sierra leone

YNaijaJune 26, 2023

Learn from Peter Obi’s Peaceful Approach – Party Regulations Chairman Tells Sierra Leone Politicians; Nigerian Electricity Tariffs to Increase from July 1 Despite Opposition from NLC | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss Learn ...

YNaijaJune 19, 2023

Akpabio Tells Wike to Foster New G5 for APC’s 2027 Victory; Super Eagles Qualify for 2023 AFCON with Thrilling Victory over Sierra Leone | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss Akpabio ...

YNaijaJune 17, 2023

Obasanjo Exposes State Governors’ Involvement in Failed Third-Term Plot; Super Eagles Squad Set for Sierra Leone Clash in AFCON Qualifier | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across Nigeria’s 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory, these are the five top Nigerian news stories you shouldn’t miss Obasanjo ...

Ado AminuOctober 8, 2021

Kenya bans local dance, says it increases immorality, early pregnancy | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you may have missed out on: Congo’s $6 billion China mining ...

RoqeebahAugust 20, 2017

#BabaOyoyo, Nnamdi Kanu’s secret service, Everybody hates Trump | See our top 10 photos from last week

The big news from last week is undoubtedly the return of President Buhari after over a hundred days in UK. ...

ToluAugust 19, 2017

N400bn bribe; 170 refugees evacuated | The 5 numbers that mattered this week

N553.77 million – On Tuesday, the EFCC announced it recovered this amount from corrupt politicians in the South East. 312 ...

Omoleye OmoruyiAugust 15, 2017

Buhari calls Sierra Leone’s Koroma over recent mudslide

President Muhammadu Buhari has sent his condolences to President of Sierra Leone, Ernest Bai Koroma over the recent mudslide that ...

EditorAugust 15, 2017

Over 300 killed, 2,000 homeless as mudslides sack Sierra Leone

by Wareez Odunayo Over 300 people have been reported dead after heavy rains led to landslides in the West African ...

Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 2, 2017

How Nigerian doctors saved my mother’s life – CNN anchor, Isha Sesay

A British journalist, a correspondent and anchor for CNN, Isha Isatu Sesay, has narrated how Nigerian doctors and nurses in a ...

Oreoluwa PetersJuly 20, 2016

UBA and MasterCard announce ground-breaking Pan-African partnership

United Bank Africa (UBA) and MasterCard have announced a partnership which will see UBA act as the issuer for MasterCard ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 5, 2016

Sierra Leone diplomat kidnapped in Kaduna is alive and well

The kidnapped defence attache and deputy head of Sierra Leone’s high commission in Nigeria, Alfred Nelson-Williams, is in good health ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 1, 2016

BREAKING: Sierra Leone’s Deputy High Commissioner kidnapped in Kaduna

The Sierra Leone Deputy High Commissioner to Nigeria, Maj. Gen. Alfred Nelson (retd.), was on Friday, abducted by unknown persons ...

Oreoluwa PetersApril 29, 2016

Wizkid shown massive love in Sierra Leone (WATCH)

Wizkid was in Sierra-Leone on Wednesday where he performed at the country’s independence concert. Just before the show, he met ...

Kolapo OlapojuMarch 1, 2015

Sierra Leone Vice President quarantined over Ebola

by Kolapo Olapoju Sierra Leone’s Vice President, Sam Sumana has reportedly placed himself in quarantine after one of his bodyguards ...

Isime EseneJanuary 16, 2015

APC candidate, Buhari promises a better Nigeria for all

by James Sambo All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Candidate, General Muhammadu Buhari (retd), says APC would provide the necessary military ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 17, 2014

7 things you didn’t read yesterday (but should have)

by Kolapo Olapoju   1. Nigeria will get to celebrate Christmas in peace because of Stella Adadevoh. Just like Sierra Leone, ...

Kolapo OlapojuDecember 13, 2014

7 things you didn’t read yesterday (but should have)

by Kolapo Olapoju   1. It is with immense regret we announce that Christmas has been cancelled…..at least in Sierra Leone. ...

Isime EseneNovember 13, 2014

UBA commits $1million to the Ebola fight, Elumelu urges corporate Africa to take up the challenge

by Isi Esene The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Board Chairman, Tony O Elumelu, has announced the donation of $1million, ...

Kolapo OlapojuNovember 6, 2014

Ebola aid: ECOWAS donates $1.5million to Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone

by Laila Ibrahim The Extra Ordinary meeting of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Heads of States and ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 24, 2014

Ebola arrives Mali as 2-year-old child becomes first victim

by Chidi Okoye The first case of the Ebola virus disease has been recorded in Mali, and the first victim ...

YEditorOctober 23, 2014

First set of Nigerian volunteers set to leave for #Ebola hit countries

The Supervising Minister of Health, Dr Khaliru Alhassan, has announced that the first set of 250 volunteers will soon leave ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 22, 2014

WHO to commence Ebola drug trials in West Africa

by Chidi Okoye The head of Health Information of the World Health Organisation, Marie Paule Kieny, has revealed that Ebola ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 21, 2014

Scientists create device to diagnose Ebola in 15 minutes

by Kolapo Olapoju French developers have created a new device which could allow doctors to diagnose a patient with suspected ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 16, 2014

Nigeria and Senegal to know #Ebola status soon – @WHO

by Kolapo Olapoju Senegal will be declared free of the Ebola virus disease on Friday 17 October, while Nigeria, having passed ...

Isime EseneOctober 10, 2014

No Nigerian soldier is infected with Ebola in Liberia – DHQ

by Akan Ido The Defence Headquarters has allayed the fears of many Nigerians over the health status of members of ...

YEditorOctober 8, 2014

519 Nigerians sign up as volunteers to aid fight against #Ebola in Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea

by Laila Ibrahim Subject to the approval of President Goodluck Jonathan, 519 Nigerians will soon leave the country for the ...

Kolapo OlapojuOctober 8, 2014

Sex could keep #Ebola alive – World Health Organisation warns survivors

by Kolapo Olapoju The World Health Organisation says sexual intercourse could keep the Ebola epidemic alive, as the disease could ...

Isime EseneSeptember 30, 2014

‘I did not cry when my mother died’ – 11-year-old boy narrates touching #Ebola story

by Chidi Okoye Victor, 11, Sheku (5 years-old, left) and Ibrahim (4 years-old, right) have just been released from the ...

Kolapo OlapojuSeptember 25, 2014

Ebola gets a special envoy: United Nations’ boss appoints David Nabarro

by Kolapo Olapoju Ban Ki-Moon, the United Nation’s Secretary General has appointed David Nabarro as the Special Envoy for Ebola, ...

Isime EseneSeptember 24, 2014

How I lost 10 members of my family to #Ebola – Liberian [LISTEN]

by Isi Esene M. Sahr Noowah, a man from Liberia has told the BBCRadio 5 live’s Drive how he lost ...

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