Category Archives: Breaking

World Health Organization Declares Nigeria Wild Polio Virus-Free

On Thursday, the World Health Organization (WHO) in Nigeria declared the country free of wild polio after completing the documentation for the status. The health organization made the nation’s progress known via its verified Twitter handle on Thursday. It described the development as historic for Nigeria, the African continent, and the Global Polio Programme in general. Meanwhile, the Federal…

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University Student Reportedly Sets Up Her Friends For Seven-Man Gang Rape In Lagos

The news of two ladies who were ganged rape by seven (7) boys. has hit the internet with a University of Lagos student linked to the story. According to her, she was perpetuated the crime after being allegedly mocked for losing her virginity. Funke Adeyanju who shared the story on Facebook, said the incident occurred shortly after…

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NCDC Records Highest Daily COVID-19 Cases With 745 New Infections

On Thursday, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) recorded its highest daily report of COVID-19 cases with 745 new infections. In a tweet shared by the health agency, Lagos State had the highest number of infections for the day with 280 cases and is followed by Oyo and Ebonyi states with 103 and 72 cases respectively. The health…

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Over 20 Health Workers Test Positive For COVID-19 In Plateau

On Wednesday June 17, the Government of Plateau revealed that 29 health workers have tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state. According to the state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Nimkong Lar who disclosed the news, the state currently has 198 confirmed cases of the virus, with 114 patients discharged and five deaths. Lar also shared…

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Aso Villa Crisis: President Buhari Reportedly Fires His Security Details, 37 Others

President Muhammadu Buhari has allegedly fired his personal security details and other persons in Aso Villa for their role in the crisis between his wife, Aisha Buhari and his top aide, Sabiu “Tunde” Yusuf. According to Sahara Reporters, those fired by Buhari on Wednesday, June 17, included his Chief Personal Security Officer, Chief Detail to President,…

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Tope Alabi, Sammie Okposo, Others Attend Ibidun Ighodalo’s Service Of Songs

On Wednesday evening, family and friends of late Ibidun Ajayi-Ighodalo converged to sing hymns, psalms and light candles in her honor. The popular Lagos-based event planner sadly passed away on Sunday, June 14 leaving behind her children, Zenan and Keke, and her hubby, Pastor Ituah Ighodalo. Gospel artistes like Tope Alabi, Efe Nathan, Sammie Okposo, Tosin Martins, Buchi,…

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ICYMI: 587 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed In Nigeria, Toll Now 17,735

On Wednesday, Nigeria’s COVID-19 toll worsened with 587 new cases, pushing the nation’s total infections towards the 18,000 mark. In a tweet, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) stated that the country has now confirmed at least 17,735 cases of the novel coronavirus with 469 deaths and 5,967 recovered patients. Nigeria is currently in the second…

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