Category Archives: Breaking

Just In: Lagos Bans Religious Gathering With Over 50 Worshippers

The Lagos state government, in agreement with religious leaders, has banned all religious congregational service involving over 50 worshippers, The Punch reports. This was part of the official statement read by the commissioner for Home Affairs, Prince Anofiu Elegushi, after a meeting with religious leaders in the state at the Bagauda Kaltho Press Centre, Alausa…

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Mixed Reactions Trail Pastor Adeboye’s Goodwill Message On Coronavirus

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Enoch Adeboye, has sparked mixed reactions on social media after assuring followers that Coronavirus won’t come close to those serving God in a goodwill message shared yesterday. In the video posted on his Twitter handle, the RCCG G.O. said: “I believe that this is a…

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Coronavirus: NYSC Suspends Ongoing Orientation Camp Nationwide

The management of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has suspended the ongoing orientation courses in all camps nationwide to safeguard corp members amid coronavirus outbreak. In a statement released by the scheme via Facebook, on Wednesday, it said all corps members would proceed to their places of primary assignment. Sunday Dare, the minister of youth and…

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FG Issues Travel Ban On 13 Countries Over Coronavirus— Starting From March 21st

Following the record of the third case of coronavirus disease in the country, the Federal Government has reportedly placed a travel ban on 13 Coronavirus epicenters in order to safeguard its citizens. The Government of Nigeria is restricting entry into the country for travelers from China, Italy, Iran, South Korea, Spain, Japan, France, Germany, the United…

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NBA Star, Kevin Durant Announces He’s Tested Positive For Coronavirus

According to The Athletic, on Tuesday, NBA superstar Kevin Durant revealed that he’s tested positive for the new coronavirus. The basketball player is one of four of his Brooklyn Nets teammates to test positive for COVID-19. “Everyone be careful, take care of yourself and quarantine. We’re going to get through this,” Durant told the sports…

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Nigerian Doctors Begin Indefinite Strike Amidst Coronavirus Scare

According to multiple online reports, the Association of Resident Doctors (ARD), Abuja chapter, have announced they would be embarking on an indefinite strike beginning from today March 17th, amidst the Coronavirus pandemic. Rising from an emergency meeting this morning, the doctors in a statement released by its president, Roland Aigbovo, said they deliberated extensively on the health…

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