Lagos demolish defective buildings
The Lagos state government today made good its word to begin demolishing buildings earlier marked defective. The demolition exercise is coming in the aftermath of a three-story building that collapsed on Wednesday in Ita Faji, a crowded neighbourhood in Lagos Island.
China's national app
China's tech companies and government are banding together to release an hi-tech app. The app, Xuexi Qiangguo, meaning 'study to make China strong' is generally regarded as propaganda tool.
U.S. partial government shutdown likely to last until 2019
No votes are scheduled in Congress aimed at ending the partial government shutdown which now enters its seventh day.
China: Deadly chemical plant explosion hits Zhangjiakou
The local government has called on citizens to stay clear of the site, saying they could disrupt emergency operations. China has been rocked by several deadly industrial accidents, sparking anger in affected communities.
U.S. urging allies to avoid equipment from Huawei: WSJ
The U.S. government is reportedly attempting to persuade allies to avoid using equipment from China's Huawei Technologies Co., due to perceived cybersecurity risks
Government expert reveal how thousands of Nigerian women groan with fistula
Government expert reveal how thousands of Nigerian women groan with fistula. Thousands of women (many of whom are very young) suffer from obstetric fistula in Nigeria, and have remained without care.
Nigeria receives 12 more ambulances from Japan
The Japanese Government had in June 2017 donated 31 Ambulances to Nigeria and promised to deliver 12 more to make it total of 43 ambulances.