By Kingsley Okoye The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) said a total  system collapse of the national  grid was recorded on Sept. 28 at 8:03 p.m., resulting in  temporary  loss of  electricity generation. A statement from TCN’s  management on Friday in Abuja said that reports obtained from  power stations and the...
Prof. Nike Air Max BW Sani Marshi, Director-General, Nigeria Metrological Service (NiMet), has said that the achievements recorded in the aviation sector has made it a pacesetter to other African countries. Marshi made this known on Tuesday in Abuja while presenting the International Standards Organisation (ISO) 2015 certifications for...
Four Members of Parliament and a minister in South Sudan’s Gok State were arrested for allegedly being absent at a parliamentary caucus sitting on Friday. According to another MP John Marik Makur, the officials were arrested by the security services for failing to attend the sitting, he told local...
Small landlocked kingdom of Lesotho has gained a population growth of 132,168 since 2006 when its population was 1,876,633. According to provisional results from its 2016 Population and Housing Census released by the Bureau of Statistics on Saturday, Boston Celtics the country’s population as of April 10, 2016...
President Edgar Lungu of Zambia, President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and President Peter Mutharika of Malawi have pledged to support efforts in ending child marriage in Africa by 2030. They made the pledge ahead of the opening of the 72nd United Nations General Assembly together with the African Union...