In an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24, Niger’s President Mahamadou Issoufou discussed the COVID-19 pandemic that is spreading across the whole African continent. He called for a "Marshall Plan" from the international community to help African countries face the unprecedented health crisis.
President Muhammadu Buhari says he has directed the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment to work with the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria to ensure that all production of essential items such as food, medical and pharmaceutical products continues unhindered. Mansur Ahmed, President of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria joins CNBC Africa for more.
A few hours ago, the news was awash that Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari, has tested positive for Coronavirus. This made headlines over the country and GuardianTV brings you why Abba Kyari's coronavirus status is a big deal to Nigerians.
The president of the Federal Republic of Nigeria has reacted to the covid-19 pandemic being witnessed around the world, Nigeria inclusive. In a statement issued by his Senior Special Assistant to the President (Media & Publicity), Garba Shehu, he stated that the government is on top of the situation.
President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday in Abuja disclosed how law enforcement agencies had recovered over N3.7billion and other assets worth billions of naira from contractors and former directors of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC).
"I'm here to report, we are very much alive," Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden tells supporters in Los Angeles, as he notches up startling wins over rival Bernie Sanders in the Democrats' Super Tuesday contest to challenge President Donald Trump.