Tag: French

French pharmaceutical giant, Sanofi to make COVID-19 vaccine available to all – Official

Abdul Jimoh- May 14, 2020

French pharmaceutical giant Sanofi plans to make any vaccine it develops against the novel coronavirus available to all. “The vaccine against COVID-19 will be made ... Read More

Covid-19 outbreak claims first French victim

Abdul Jimoh- February 26, 2020

France has recorded the first death of a French citizen from the new Coronavirus (Covid-19), the country’s general director of health Jerome Salomon says. The ... Read More

Study: Heavy Drinking, long-Term Abstinence Contribute Risk to Dementia

Henry Solomon- August 3, 2018

Researchers said on Friday that heavy drinking or long-term abstinence could both contribute to increased risk of developing dementia. Researchers from the French National Institute ... Read More

11-Year-old Boy Produces President Macron’s Portrait on The Spot

Henry Solomon- July 4, 2018

Master Kareem Olamilekan, 11, artistically drew a portrait of President Emmanuel Macron of France during his visit to the New Afrikan Shrine in Lagos. The ... Read More

President Buhari With by Gov Bindow To Participate in ‘One Planet Summit’ in Paris

Henry Solomon- December 10, 2017

Governor of Adamawa State, Sen Mohammed Umar Jibrilla Bindow, will travel with President Muhammadu Buhari to participate alongside over 50 world leaders in the One ... Read More

Nigerian Army Introduces New Language Policy For Officers And Soldiers

Abdul Jimoh- November 22, 2017

The Nigerian Army has introduced a new Language Policy. The study of foreign and local languages is world-wide practice among armies, in which officers and ... Read More

190,000 Signatures Oppose Macron’s Plan To Introduce First Lady Status In France

Henry Solomon- August 7, 2017

More than 190,000 people have expressed their opposition toward French President Emmanuel Macron’s initiative to create an official First Lady status for his wife, Brigitte ... Read More

Five Nigerian Movies Selected For Nollywood Week Paris Awards

Henry Solomon- May 3, 2017

Five Nigerian Nollywood movies have been selected to compete for the “People’s Choice Award” at the 2017 edition of the Nollywood Week Paris Film Festival. ... Read More

NITDA To Facilitate eLearning in French Language Village

Tanimu- December 31, 2016

The Director General National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami) reaffirms his support for the facilitation of eLearning, and project of ... Read More

Egypt Air Crash; French search vessel picks up signals from Black Box

Arowobusoye Samuel- June 2, 2016

Egyptian and French investigators say a French search vessel has picked up signals from one of the black boxes of Egypt air flight ms804, a ... Read More

Belgian Police Hunts ‘Third Man’ In Brussels Terror Attacks

Henry Solomon- March 24, 2016

Belgian police authorities were hunting on Thursday for a "third man" filmed with two Islamic State (ISIL) suicide bombers at Brussels Airport as investigators gathered ... Read More

Niger Says Libyan Conflict Bigger Threat to West Africa Sub Region

Henry Solomon- February 4, 2016

Tuareg Rebels (Photo: Internet) Niger republic says the conflict in Libya is a bigger threat to countries in the West Africa’s Sahel region than the ... Read More

We Fight To Ensure One Nigeria One Destiny ~ CDS, Gen Gabriel Olonisakin

Abdul Jimoh- December 17, 2015

The Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), General Gabriel Olonisakin has assured that the Nigerian military will continue to ensure that Nigeria remains one and indivisible ... Read More

Boko Haram Weakening, Says French Army General

Henry Solomon- November 16, 2014

  General Jean-Pierre Palasset A French army general has said that Nigeria’s Boko Haram militants are weakening, despite a resurgence of attacks by the group ... Read More