Nigeria virus infections increase by 74% as deaths increase by 50%

Nigeria last week recorded a 74 per cent increase in the number of coronavirus infected persons compared to the previous nine weeks, a PREMIUM TIMES review of official data from

indafrica indafrica May 11, 2020

160 Nigerians stranded in the US flown to Lagos

The first batch of Nigerians stranded in the United States due to the coronavirus (COVID-19 ) pandemic are on their way back home. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports

indafrica indafrica May 11, 2020

3 UN peaceful killed 4 injured In Mali

The UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA) confirmed Sunday evening that three of its peacekeepers were killed during a routine patrol by improvised explosive devices (IED) near Aguelhok

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2100 Corona deaths in Africa

By Sunday, over 56,000 Coronavirus (Covid-19) cases have been confirmed in Africa, with more than 19,100 associated recoveries, and 2100 deaths, the World Health Organisation (WHO) regional office for Africa

indafrica indafrica May 11, 2020

Opposition leader Thokozani Khupe faces ouster

THE fight for MDC-T presidency has taken a new turn amid reports of a plot to push out acting party leader Thokozani Khupe from the race because of her close

indafrica indafrica May 11, 2020

More than 10 000 people infected in South Africa

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa has topped 10 000, including 194 fatalities, Health Minister Zwelini Mkhize announced on Sunday evening. The death toll of 194 is

indafrica indafrica May 11, 2020

Hong Kong protests resumes

Small protests have erupted in Hong Kong as hundreds of people gathered in several shopping centres to call for independence and the resignation of the city's Beijing-backed leader. The semi-autonomous

indafrica indafrica May 10, 2020

Obama attacks Trump

WASHINGTON - Former President Barack Obama described President Donald Trump’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic as “chaotic” in a conference call with former members of his administration, a source said

indafrica indafrica May 10, 2020

Covid-19 positive taxi driver goes to work ..charged wth attempted murder

A taxi driver who allegedly knew he tested positive for Covid-19 but did not tell his passengers and kept on driving, is to be formally charged with attempted murder. The

indafrica indafrica May 10, 2020

Ugandan President turns to God

Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni has turned to God following the deadly Covid-19 pandemic that has left the whole globe baffled. President Museveni invited religious leaders at his state house today

indafrica indafrica May 10, 2020

Jacob Zuma’s family declares war

Former South African President Jacob Zuma's family had declared that they are ready to fight against the political enemies who are targeting them. Zuma's daughter Dudu-Zuma Sambudla took to Twitter

indafrica indafrica May 10, 2020

Reason why Bonang is trending

South Africa's television personality and entrepreneur Bonang Matheba is trending but not for anything bad or anything she recently did. Just like many South Africans, Bonang will be shocked and

indafrica indafrica May 10, 2020

South Africa nears 9000 cases of Covid-19

The health minister of South Africa Zweli Mkhize has confirmed that cases have risen to almost 9 000 with the exact number being 8895 cases. South Africa has the highest

indafrica indafrica May 10, 2020

South Africa deports 476 Zimbabwean prisoners

The South African government has deported more than 476 former prisoners who had gone to look for greener pastures. Secretary for Information Ndabaningi Nick Mangwana said the deportees are expected

indafrica indafrica May 10, 2020

#AKATV tops charts.. overtakes Tik Tok and Netflix

Less than 24 hours after the launch of rapper AKA's entertainment application, he is already topping the charts. Well known for topping the music charts AKA has this time around

indafrica indafrica May 9, 2020