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Portugal reports highest Covid hospitalisations since March 2021
Lisbon, Jan 17 (IANS) Eighty people are currently hospitalised in Portugal due to Covid-19, bringing the country's total number to 1,813, the highest since March 3, 2021.
2022-01-17
Category: International, Portugal,Health/Medicine
Portugal registers new case of bird flu
Lisbon, Jan 15 (IANS) Another outbreak of bird flu was identified in an aviary in the central Portugal region, said the Directorate-General for Food and Veterinary Medicine (DGAV).
2022-01-15
Category: International, Portugal,Health/Medicine
Nigeria rescues 26 people from gunmen in north region
Lagos, Jan 14 (IANS) The Nigerian Air Force has said its troops have rescued 26 people from gunmen on a highway in north Nigeria's Kaduna state.
2022-01-14
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
30 kidnapped students regain freedom after six months in Nigeria
Lagos, Jan 10 (IANS) Thirty students and a teacher have regained freedom after being held for more than six months by gunmen who attacked their school in northwest Nigeria's Kebbi state and abducted them in June 2021, according to a state official.
2022-01-10
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Armed bandits kill 58 people in Nigeria
Lagos, Jan 9 (IANS) At least 58 people were killed by armed bandits who attacked villages in northwest Nigeria's Zamfara state, an official said
2022-01-09
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Covid-19 hospitalisations hit 10-month high in Portugal
Lisbon, Jan 5 (IANS) A total of 1,203 Covid-19 patients have been hospitalised in Portugal in the last 24 hours, the highest number in the last 10 months, said the country's Directorate-General for Health.
2022-01-05
Category: International, Portugal,Health/Medicine,Politics
Nigerian police rescue 21 kidnapped children
Lagos, Jan 2 (IANS) Police in Nigeria said that they have rescued 21 children kidnapped by bandits in the northwestern state of Zamfara.
2022-01-02
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Nigerian police rescue 9 kidnapped persons in northern state
LAGOS, Jan 1 (IANS) Nigerian police confirmed on Saturday that nine kidnapped people have regained their freedom during a raid by security forces in the country's north state of Kaduna.
2022-01-01
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Portugal's daily Covid-19 cases exceed 30,000
Lisbon, Jan 1 (IANS) Portugal registered 30,829 new Covid-19 infected cases in the last 24 hours, a new high since the beginning of the pandemic and bringing the total number of infections to 1,389,646.
2022-01-01
Category: International, Portugal,Health/Medicine,Politics
Nigerian navy kills 10 suspected kidnappers in southern state
Lagos, Jan 1 (IANS) Nigerian navy troops have killed at least 10 suspected kidnappers in a recent operation aimed at rooting out illegal gunmen groups from their camps in the country's southern region, a navy officer said.
2022-01-01
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Portugal breaks single-day Covid spike record
Lisbon, Dec 30 (IANS) Portugal registered 26,867 new Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours, setting a new single-day spike since the beginning of the pandemic in early 2020.
2021-12-30
Category: International, Portugal,Health/Medicine
Portugal starts vaccinating kids amid Omicron variant
Lisbon, Dec 19 (IANS) Portugal has started vaccinating children aged between 5-11 against Covid-19 amid the spread of the new Omicron variant, said the country's Directorate-General for Health (DGS).
2021-12-19
Category: International, Portugal,Health/Medicine
Portugal's foreign population up 40.6% in 10 yrs
Lisbon, Dec 17 (IANS) Portugal's foreign population -- those who still have the nationality of their home country -- comprised 555,299 people in 2021, 40.6 per cent more than in 2011, according to census results.
2021-12-17
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Portugal's foreign population up 40.6% in 10 yrs
Lisbon, Dec 17 (IANS) Portugal's foreign population -- those who still have the nationality of their home country -- comprised 555,299 people in 2021, 40.6 per cent more than in 2011, according to census results.
2021-12-17
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
AfDB approves $210mn loan for Nigeria's special agro-industrial processing zones
Lagos, Dec 15 (IANS) The African Development Bank (AfDB) has said it has approved a $210 million loan to unlock Nigeria's agriculture sector potential and promote industrialisation through the development of strategic crops and livestock.
2021-12-15
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Nigeria to ban arrivals from 4 countries to reciprocate restrictions over new Covid-19 variants
Lagos, Dec 13 (IANS) The Nigerian government has announced its intention to ban arrivals from Canada, Britain, Argentina and Saudi Arabia from Tuesday, after the four countries added Nigeria on their "red list" and banned foreign travels from the country after detection of a new coronavirus variant.
2021-12-13
Category: International, Portugal,Business/Economy,Health/Medicine,Politics
16 killed in Nigeria road accident
Lagos, Dec 13 (IANS) At least 16 people have been killed after the bus in which they were travelling collided with a truck on a highway in Nigeria's Bauchi state, the police said on Monday.
2021-12-13
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Portuguese Prez dissolves Parliament, calls for elections
Lisbon, Dec 6 (IANS) Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa has signed a decree that formalises the dissolution of Parliament and calling for early legislative elections for January 30, 2022.
2021-12-06
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Armed attacks forced over 11,500 Nigerians to flee to Niger in Nov: UNHCR
Lagos, Dec 4 (IANS) The office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) said repeated attacks in northwest Nigeria forced over 11,500 Nigerians to flee across the border to neighbouring Niger in November, resulting in a humanitarian crisis.
2021-12-04
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Portugal detects new case of Omicron variant
Lisbon, Dec 1 (IANS) Portugal registered a new case of the Covid-19 Omicron variant, which has been linked with a football team where the country's first batch of infections with the new variant were detected.
2021-12-01
Category: International, Portugal,Health/Medicine
11 persons killed, 252 inmates escape after Nigeria's prison attack: official
Lagos, Nov 30 (IANS) At least 11 persons were killed and 252 inmates escaped from a custodial center in central Nigeria's Plateau state when a group of unknown gunmen attacked the facility, an official has said.
2021-11-30
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Portuguese parliament approves surrogacy law
Lisbon, Nov 27 (IANS) Portuguese parliament has approved the law authorising surrogacy, which is the commercial contract that allows the hiring of a woman to be pregnant and give birth to a child who will be delivered to other people.
2021-11-27
Category: International, Portugal,Politics,Immigration/Law/Rights
Portugal returns to state of calamity, reinforces Covid measures
Lisbon, Nov 26 (IANS) Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa said that his country will return to the "state of calamity" as of December 1 with reinforced measures to curb further Covid-19 transmission.
2021-11-26
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Nigeria slams US NGO over terror sponsorship allegation
Lagos, Nov 15 (IANS) The Nigerian government has slammed a US-based NGO for calling it a sponsor of terrorism, saying that it was a "disgusting distraction" orchestrated by those seeking to weaken the ongoing massive onslaught against militancy in the west African country.
2021-11-15
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Over 3,000 inmates yet to be recaptured after Nigeria jailbreaks
Lagos, Nov 12 (IANS) The Nigerian government said that over 3,000 inmates are yet to be recaptured following recent jailbreaks in the most populous African country.
2021-11-12
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Death toll from building collapse in Nigeria rises to 42
Lagos, Nov 7 (IANS) The confirmed death toll from the collapse of a 21-storey building under construction in the city of Lagos, Nigeria's economic hub, has risen to 42 after the search and rescue team discovered more victims in the rubble, a state official has said.
2021-11-07
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Nigeria building collapse toll rises to 38
Lagos, Nov 6 (IANS) Rescuers found more bodies from the rubble of a 21-storey building that collapsed earlier this week in the city of Lagos, Nigeria's economic hub, bringing the death toll to 38, a top official has confirmed.
2021-11-06
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Portugal's Parliament legalises euthanasia
Lisbon, Nov 6 (IANS) Lawmakers in Portugal voted to legalise euthanasia by approving a revised bill that fixed objections raised earlier by the Constitutional Court.
2021-11-06
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Portuguese President calls for fight for post-pandemic economic, health recovery
Lisbon, Nov 5 (IANS) Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa has asked people to fight for economic and health recovery.
2021-11-05
Category: International, Portugal,Business/Economy,Health/Medicine,Politics
Portuguese President announces to dissolve Parliament
Lisbon, Nov 5 (IANS) Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa has announced decisions to dissolve the Parliament and hold new general elections on January 30, 2022.
2021-11-05
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Death toll rises to 22 in Nigeria building collapse
Lagos, Nov 4 (IANS) Rescuers found more bodies from the rubble of a 21-storey building that collapsed earlier this week in the city of Lagos, Nigeria's economic hub, bringing the death toll to 22.
2021-11-04
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
Death toll rises to 20 from 21-story building collapse in Nigeria
Lagos, Nov 3 (IANS) The death toll from the collapse of a 21-storey building in the city of Lagos, Nigeria's economic hub, rose to 20, as more dead bodies have been recovered, with scores of people remaining unaccounted for, an emergency management official said.
2021-11-03
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident
3 security operatives killed in gunfight with gunmen
Lagos, Oct 31 (IANS) Nigerian police on Saturday said three security personnel were killed following a gunfight with unidentified gunmen in the north-western state of Zamfara.
2021-10-31
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident
Portugal Parliament rejects budget bill, early polls looming
Lisbon, Oct 28 (IANS) Portugal's Parliament has rejected the minority Socialist government's 2022 budget bill, paving the way for early elections.
2021-10-28
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Portugal vaccinates 85% of its population against Covid
Lisbon, Oct 10 (IANS) Portugal has completed the vaccination of 85 per cent of its population against Covid-19, the country's Director-General of Health Graca Freitas said.
2021-10-10
Category: International, Portugal,Health/Medicine
Nigerian security forces rescue 187 abducted victims
Lagos, Oct 9 (IANS) Nigerian security forces have rescued 187 abducted victims held by armed bandits in an operation in the country's northwest, police confirmed.
2021-10-09
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Covid, Afghanistan are NATO Parliamentary Assembly's top agenda
Lisbon, Oct 9 (IANS) The Covid-19 pandemic and the situation in Afghanistan are the top the agenda of the 67th annual session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the NATO alliance, which is hosted by Portugal.
2021-10-09
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Portugal advances to 'state of alert' to end Covid curbs
Lisbon, Sep 24 (IANS) Portugal announced that October 1 it will advance to the "state of alert", which is the third and final phase of the lockdown decreed in the country to control the Covid-19 pandemic.
2021-09-24
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Cholera kills 329 people in Nigeria
Lagos, Sep 23 (IANS) A cholera outbreak in Nigeria's Kano state has killed at least 329 people since March, a overnment official said.
2021-09-23
Category: International, Portugal,Health/Medicine
IOM to launch project to assist trafficking victims in Nigeria
Lagos, Sep 3 (IANS) The International Organization for Migration (IOM) is set to launch a new project in Nigeria to protect victims of trafficking as well as smuggled migrants while they are in transit.
2021-09-03
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Ronaldo slaps defender before taking penalty in FIFA WC qualifier match
Almancil (Portugal), Sep 2 (IANS) Cristiano Ronaldo on Thursday became the all-time leading scorer in international men's football. The Portuguese superstar scored twice in the FIFA World Cup qualifiers group match against Ireland.
2021-09-02
Category: International, Portugal,Sports,Football
35 people killed in Nigeria armed attack
Lagos, Aug 26 (IANS) At least 35 people were killed in an armed attack in Nigeria's state of Plateau, a police source said.
2021-08-26
Category: International, Portugal,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
15 kidnapped Nigerian students freed: Police
Lagos, Aug 23 (IANS) Nigerian police has confirmed that 15 students kidnapped by gunmen from a secondary school in the country's northwestern state of Kaduna have been freed.
2021-08-23
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Portugal to ease Covid lockdown measures
LIsbon, Aug 21 (IANS) The Portuguese government has announced that the country will move from the "state of calamity", its highest response to a national emergency, to the "state of contingency" beginning on August 23.
2021-08-21
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
70% of Portuguese population fully vaccinated
Lisbon, Aug 20 (IANS) Portugal has reached its target of fully vaccinating 70 per cent of its population against Covid-19, the Minister of Health Marta Temido announced.
2021-08-20
Category: International, Portugal,Health/Medicine
Nigerian police arrest 20 over killing of travellers
Lagos, Aug 16 (IANS) Nigerian police has confirmed that 20 suspects were arrested in connection with the killing of 22 travellers in Plateau state over the weekend.
2021-08-16
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Portugal records biggest population decline in 50 years
Lisbon, July 29 (IANS) In 2021, Portugal registered a resident population of 10,347,892 people, marking the largest population decrease in the last 50 years, according to the census results released by the National Statistics Institute (INE).
2021-07-29
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Portugal's 98% Covid-19 patients not fully vaccinated
Lisbon, July 28 (IANS) People not immunised or having received only one dose of vaccine constitute 98 per cent of patients hospitalised with Covid-19 in Portugal, the Portuguese General Directorate of Health (DGS) reported on Tuesday.
2021-07-28
Category: International, Portugal,Health/Medicine,Politics
Portugal's economic recovery must have an eye to future: PM
Lisbon, July 26 (IANS) Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa said that the country's economic recovery after the Covid-19 pandemic crisis will be done "with an eye to the future".
2021-07-26
Category: International, Portugal,Politics
Over 300 flights cancelled due to strike at airports in Portugal
Lisbon, July 19 (IANS) The strike of employees of Groundforce, a ground-handling company, caused the cancellation of 327 flights on Sunday in Portugal, according to the official source from ANA, a company which manages the Portugal Airports.
2021-07-19
Category: International, Portugal,Politics,Terrorism