Timeline of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus

As of today, the coronavirus killed over 1,000 people and has infected over 45,000. Here is a timeline of the deadly virus. December 31, 2019 Cases of Pneumonia detected in mainland Chinese city of Wuhan is reported to the World Health Organisation. The pneumonia cases occur between December 12 and December 29. In this period, […]

Coronavirus: All you need to know

The new coronavirus also known as 2019-nCoV originated in China and is the cousin of the SARS virus. Almost 45,000 people worldwide have been infected by the new coronavirus, which continues to spread to more countries since it was first detected in the Chinese city of Wuhan in December. The death toll from coronavirus so […]

Top 5 Richest Tribes in Nigeria in 2020

Africa’s rich culture and diversity have made it one of the unique continents of our world. And as one of the fastest-growing economies in this continent, Nigeria epitomizes all that is inherently African. With a growing population, Nigeria boasts of 3 of the top ten richest tribes in Africa. This might come as a surprise […]

Joseph Shabalala founder of Ladysmith Black Mambazo dies at 78

Joseph Shabalala, founder of the male choral group Ladysmith Black Mambazo has died at age 78. Shabalala passed away at a Pretoria hospital in the early hours of Tuesday. The band’s manager Xolani Majozi confirmed his death saying “Yes it’s true. Mr Shabalala passed on this morning. The Ladysmith Black Mambazo band is currently on […]

Coronavirus: China Records Highest Number of Casualty in a Day

Over the weekend, the number of people killed by the new coronavirus rose by 97 on Sunday, the highest number of casualties in a day. Dr Li Wenliang, the Chinese doctor who sounded the alarm about the virus also died over the weekend. The total number of deaths in China now stands at 908 with […]

Desert Locust spreads to Uganda

There is panic amongst the farmers, pastoralists and leaders in the Karamoja region as swarms of deadly desert locusts Sunday entered Uganda through Amudat District. Government officials are currently meeting to prepare how to prevent the locusts that have ravaged several parts of Kenya, from spreading to other parts of Uganda. The Prime Minister Dr […]