Posts Tagged ‘Nigeria’

Kano Confirms Outbreak of Lassa Fever, Records 3 Deaths, Places 292 On Watch List

by Ikokwu Ikembaon January 23, 2020
Kano state Government has confirmed the outbreak of Lassa Fever in the state which has so far claimed the lives of three (3) persons comprising of two doctors and the patient believed to be the first victim. The state Commissioner for health, Dr. Aminu Ibrahim tsanyawa, Wednesday during a press conference, said the ministry currently […]

Donald Trump to include Nigeria on US travel ban list

by Seun Adeuyion January 22, 2020
According to administration officials, the Trump government plans to add seven countries to a group of nations subject to travel restrictions, including Nigeria, Africa’s most populous country, along with others in Africa and Asia. The new restrictions would apply to travelers and immigrants from Belarus, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sudan and Tanzania. The countries wouldn’t […]

S’Africa to partner Nigeria on internal security

by Seun Adeuyion January 21, 2020
The South African and Nigerian governments are exploring ways to work together in solving internal security problems in both countries. The South African High Commissioner to Nigeria, Dennis Mseleku Thamsanga met with the Nigerian Minister of Police Muhammad Maigari Dingyadi in Abuja on Tuesday to fanilise their plans. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the […]