Category Archives: Breaking

34 New Coronavirus Cases Confirmed In Nigeria As Toll Stands At 407

On Wednesday evening, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 34 new COVID-19 pateints as nationwide’s tally of confirmed cases rose to 407. The health agency in a tweet said the new cases were reported in five states: Lagos, Kano, Katsina, Delta and Niger. The breakdown of the new cases showed that Lagos has 18 cases, followed…

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Viewers Discretion! Delta Women Protest Against Governor Okowa’s 14-Day Lockdown Extension

On Wednesday April 15, a mass protest was held by the women of Sapele, Warri in Delta State  to express their displeasure at the extension of COVID-19 lockdown by the state Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa Taking to the streets, they were joined by youths in the area who also added that they were voicing out their frustration because they…

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Stop Public Office Holders From Going Abroad For Treatment After COVID-19 — Peter Obi

Former Vice Presidential candidate, Mr. Peter Obi, has suggested that after COVID-19 pandemic, the Federal Government should enact a law that will stop any persons ascending public office from going abroad for treatment. Obi, who spoke on Arise TV, made this known while tasking the Federal Government and other concerned agencies on proper accountability and clarity…

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NCDC Recommends Wearing Of Face Mask To Curtail Spread Of COVID-19

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recommended the use of face masks for members of the public, noting that it could act as an “additional layer” in the battle against COVID-19 in the country and also adding that it was not compulsory. This information was contained in the NCDC’s ‘Advisory on the Use of Masks by Members…

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Sanwo-Olu To Feed 100,000 Lagos Youths Daily During COVID-19 Lockdown

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has announced  a feeding programme that will cater to 100,000 youths daily to cushion the effects of the lockdown on residents. The governor made the announcement during a media briefing on Tuesday. He said the exercise tagged, “Daily Food Kitchen Programme” will help to reduce hunger among youths who are unable…

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COVID19 Lockdown: Residents Invade, Loot Truck Conveying Rice In Abuja

Following the extended lockdown in the FCT, Ogun and Lagos states by President Muhammadu Buhari, the economic effect on citizens have been adverse which has led many into committing distasteful acts, all captured on camera and making waves on the internet. The latest which has since gone viral sees some residents invading a truck conveying bags of rice in Abuja.…

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