Category Archives: Discreet

BUA Group Donates N1 Billion And Equipments To Nigeria’s Coronavirus Response

To strengthen national response to coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria, industrialist and founder of BUA Group, Abdul-Samad Rabiu, has announced a donation of N1 billion in cash through the BUA Foundation. A statement from the BUA Group Thursday evening said the businessman who is also the third richest man in the country has also placed an…

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Respect Message Line, Do Not Spread Panic” – NCDC Warns Nigerians

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has cautioned the activities of some Nigerians who are recklessly calling the helplines dedicated to fighting the Coronavirus. To this regard, the NCDC in a tweet urged Nigerians to be civil and responsible for the way they go about reporting cases with regards to the virus, using the…

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Lagos Health Commissioner Confirms The Recovery Of Six Coronavirus Patients

According to a report by Nigeria Info FM, six more people have recovered from the Coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria. The Commissioner for Health Lagos State, Professor Akin Abayomi, revealed this in an exclusive interview with the radio station recently. According to Abayomi, six people will be discharged from the isolation centre in the State on…

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Nigeria Considers Ban On Inter-State, Inter-Town Travels And Closure Of Motor Parks

The federal government is considering a ban on inter-state and inter-town travels, to curb the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) across the country. This report came just as the number of confirmed cases arose to 51 on Wednesday night. Lai Mohammed, minister of information and Culture, who made this known in Abuja on Thursday, said the federal government…

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Federal Government To Release N6.5bn For Coronavirus Emergency Intervention

As the novel Coronavirus spread intensifies, the Federal Government has announced plans of releasing additional N6.5billion as an emergency intervention to the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). Bashir Ahmad, the personal assistant on new media to President Buhari revealed on Thursday via his official Twitter account. According to Ahmad, the move which was confirmed by…

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Governor Sanwo-Olu To Sanitize Lagos Metropolis Against Coronavirus Spread

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced that his government has more equipment to sanitize and fumigate the state. In a bid to curtail the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, Sanwo-Olu made the announcement through his Twitter handle on Thursday. He said, “To ensure we keep our environment safe and curtail the contagion of #COVID19, we…

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Singer Seun Kuti Seeks “Afrocentric Response” From African Leaders

Seun Kuti has taken to social media to address African leaders on how to handle the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. According to him, Nigeria needs to employ an “Afrocentric response” and to go into a total lockdown to help curb the spread of the disease. He also shared on Twitter that the President of Nigeria should be more…

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