The World Bank has cut its growth forecast for Sub-Saharan Africa this year to 2.8 per cent from an initial 3.3 per cent, it said on Monday. The commodity price slump of 2015 cut...
The Saudi Arabia International Islamic Relief Organisation has commenced  the disbursement of allowances to 2,073 orphans in Kebbi to ease off their difficulties. The disbursement was made by the...
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has departed Nigeria for Kigali to join other world leaders and top dignitaries to participate as a Special Guest in the ceremonies marking 25th National Commemoration of the Rwandan Genocide. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a...
The Philippines hopes to “totally eradicate’’ hunger by 2030, an official said on Tuesday. The official added that Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte would soon order the creation of an inter-agency task force that would focus on hunger eradication. Citing government data...
The Federal Government has expressed concern over the number of Nigerians awaiting execution in Saudi Arabia and those already executed over drug related offence. Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, who...