Category Archives: Discreet

Oyo Imposes Compulsory Curfew After Identifying 84 Suspected Coronavirus Cases

The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has ordered a dusk-to-dawn curfew in the state after two new confirmed cases were confirmed and 84 new suspected infections discovered. Makinde made this known via a series of tweets on Saturday morning. This is coming a few hours after the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control announced that Oyo had…

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US To Evacuate Citizens In Nigeria Due To Increase In Coronavirus Cases

The US government has revealed plans to evacuate its citizens in Nigeria despite airport closures due to the coronavirus outbreak. The US Embassy and Consulate in Nigeria made this known on Friday evening through a notice titled ‘Health Alert: US Mission in Nigeria.’ In the notice, the American citizens in Nigeria were advised to be in…

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BBNaija’s Tacha Blasts President Buhari, Reacts To Government’s ‘Stay At Home’ Directives

BBNaija star, Tacha Akide has slammed Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, for failing to address Nigerians over Coronavirus pandemic in the country and instructing total lockdown in states. In a two-minute 25 seconds video she uploaded to her Instagram page on Friday, Akide wondered why Nigerians accepted abnormal things without holding their elected leaders to account. She said,…

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Over 50 Italian Doctors Who Tested Positive Coronavirus Confirmed Dead

More than 50 doctors in Italy have reportedly died due to complications from coronavirus as the country continues to struggle with the massive impact caused by the pandemic. A total of 51 doctors who tested positive for COVID-19 have succumbed to the disease as of Friday, according to CNN, citing the Italian Association of Doctors.…

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Akure Explosion: Many Houses, Schools And Churches Destroyed In A Major Accident

Over 50 residential buildings, school, churches were destroyed by an explosion caused by a vehicle moving  improvised explosive devices from Akure, the Ondo State capital to a nearby state, on Saturday morning, Nigerian Tribune reports. The blast which occurred in the early hours of Saturday cut off the ever-busy Akure-Owo  road while many people were said…

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Coronavirus: Obasanjo Donates His Former Residence As Isolation Centre

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has donated his former residence at the Presidential Hilltop, Abeokuta, Ogun State as an isolation centre for victims of the raging Coronavirus pandemic. Obasanjo’s media assistant Kehinde Akinyemi who confirmed the development, said the 32-room apartment located off the Presidential Boulevard in Oke Sari, Abeokuta has been handed over to the Ogun State government for immediate take…

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COVID-19: Comedian Sdyney Talker Pleads With The Government For Help After Showing Symptoms

Popular social media comedian, Sydney Talker, has publicly cried for help from the Nigerian Disease Control Centre (NCDC) after reportedly showing symptoms of the viral Coronavirus pandemic. In a post shared on his Instagram and Twitter pages, Sydney requested an urgent test to be carried out as he narrated his experience with various Nigerian hospitals.…

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Nigeria Confirms 11 New Coronavirus Cases In Lagos, Enugu And Edo Bringing Toll To 81

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced that the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Nigeria has risen to 81. This was revealed on Friday night. Confirming 11 new cases, NCDC said eight of the cases were discovered in Lagos, while two were discovered in Enugu and one in Edo State. Of the…

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Nigeria’s Finance Minister Says The Country Will Recess If Coronavirus Continues Beyond Six Months

Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, has said the country will go into recession if the Coronavirus pandemic persists longer than six months. She made this known when she reportedly appeared on Channels TV on Friday March 27, 2020. Ahmed reportedly said, “We are hopeful that this pandemic will be limited in time. If it…

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