Category Archives: Breaking

ICYMI: Lagos Discharges 45 More Recovered COVID-19 Patients

45 more COVID-19 patients have been discharged in Lagos after they tested negative to the virus, the Lagos State Ministry of Health revealed in a tweet on Sunday. Also announcing this yesterday, the Incident Commander on COVID-19 and Lagos State, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said the discharged patients comprised 18 females and 27 males, bringing to 1,328 the…

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ICYMI: Nigeria’s COVID-19 Toll Crosses 20,000 Mark With 436 New Cases

On Sunday, The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed that the country’s COVID-19 toll have surpassed 20,000 as the health agency recorded 436 fresh infections. According to the tweet shared via their handle, 169 of the new cases were recorded in Lagos with 52 in Oyo and 31 in Plateau. Other affected states are  Imo with…

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APC Integrity Group Urges Buhari To Summon NEC Emergency Meeting

A chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Hon. Abubakar Sadiq Sa’ad Fakai has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to call for the party’s National Executive Committee (NEC), emergency meeting to address the leadership crisis rocking the party. Fakai, who is also the party’s National Youth Leader North West and APC National Executive Committee (NEC) Integrity…

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Ibidunni Ighodalo’s Funeral: Watch The Full Coverage Of Her Emotional Night Of Tribute

Amid tears and condolences, the Event Industry Professionals on Friday kicked off the funeral rites for former beauty queen and popular event planner, Ibidunni Ighodalo with a service of hymns, floral procession and an emotional night of tribute. Present were her family, friends and loved ones who gathered to eulogize the founder of the Ibidunni Ighodalo Foundation, mother, and friend to many. In their…

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Federal Government And States Working Together To Domesticate Child Rights, Others

The Buhari administration is in collaboration with State Governments across the country, and all other stakeholders, for the purpose of dealing decisively with problem of rape and gender-based violence in Nigeria. According to Vice President Yemi Osinbajo who disclosed the development, every form of sexual assault “are blemishes on the collective humanity and dignity of Nigerians…

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WHO Warns ‘New And Dangerous Phase’ Of Coronavirus As Pandemic Widens

On Friday, the World Health Organization warned of a “new and dangerous phase” of the novel coronavirus pandemic despite the disease’s accelerating spread across the globe. The warning came as it emerged the virus was present in Italy in December, months before its first confirmed cases and about the same time as the disease was…

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ICYMI: Ogun Suspends Reopening Of Churches, Mosques Over Rising COVID-19 Cases

Ogun State Government has suspended the reopening of religious centres which were earlier scheduled to reopen on Friday amid the surge of COVID-19 cases, Channels TV reports. Governor Dapo Abiodun who made the announcement said the suspension became imperative in the face of the rise in the community transmission and spread of COVID-19 in the state. He…

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ICYMI: Lagos Discharges 98 More COVID-19 Patients

Lagos State Government has recorded the discharge of ninety-eight more COVID-19 patients after recovering from the deadly virus. This was disclosed in a statement issued by the State Incident Commander, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and confirmed in a tweet shared on Friday by the Lagos State Ministry of Health. According to the health ministry, the discharged…

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