Category Archives: Breaking

ICYMI: Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases Surpass 10,000 With 307 New Infections

The number of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria has exceeded 10,000 mark on Sunday with 307 new cases reported by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). The daily increase continued despite intensified efforts by authorities to flatten the curve of the pandemic. According to the report shared by the health agency, the latest update brings the total infections…

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Police Officer Goes Berserk, Kills Sergeant While Shooting At Colleagues In Lagos

On Sunday May 31, a Police Inspector, Monday Gabriel reportedly went berserk and suddenly started shooting until one of the bullets fired a Sergeant, Felix Okago, in the Ikoyi area of Lagos State. . According to The PUNCH, some policemen were on special duty at a federal facility in Ikoyi when Gabriel went crazy. . Reacting…

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#JusticeForUwa: Nigerians React After 22-Year-Old UNIBEN Student Was Raped And Killed Inside A Church

Nigerians have taken to social media to mourn the brutal death of a 100-level Microbiology student of the University of Benin (UNIBEN), Uwaila Omozuwa who was raped and physically assaulted inside her local church in Edo state. According to multiple reports, the 22-year-old student frequently went to read at The Redeemed Christian Church of God, Edo Province in Benin, before…

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286 Stranded Nigerians Arrive Abuja Airport After Being Evacuated From China

The Federal Government has confirmed the evacuation of 286 Nigerians stranded in China due to the COVID-19 lockdown. The China returnees arrived the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja, on Saturday. Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, while announcing the arrival said the returnees would be proceeding on compulsory 14 days isolation. A…

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Unemployed Nigerian Youths To Be Paid N20,000 Monthly To Maintain Public Infrastructures

On Thursday, the Federal Government has rolled out a scheme which will see jobless youths in rural areas earning the sum of twenty thousand naira, (20,000) in a bid to curb the high rate of unemployment in the country. According to the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Mr Festus Keyamo (SAN), the youths will…

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COVID-19: Ondo Religious Worshipers Not Allowed To Shake Hands, Hug After State Lifts Ban

Days after partially lifting of the ban on religious activities in Ondo State, the Government has said it will shut down any worship centre that fails to comply with the strict measures guiding the rule. On Friday, Dr Wahab Adegbenro, Commissioner for Health and Chairman, Inter-ministerial Committee on COVID-19 made the report known in the state…

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ICYMI: Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases Almost 10,000 With 387 New Infections

The COVID-19 toll in Nigeria has headed towards 10,000 as the country, late Friday, recorded 387 new active cases . The new infections were confirmed by the specialist agency, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on their official Twitter account. This takes the country’s total cases to 9,302, out of which 2697 have been discharged…

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