Category Archives: Breaking

Reps Reportedly Begin Distribution Of Exotic Cars Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

As the novel Coronavirus pandemic spreads, the House of Representatives has started taking delivery of the Toyota Camry 2020 model cars acquired for members for official use. According to The Punch, the cars, also known as utility vehicles, were parked within the National Assembly Complex, on Thursday. On February 5, 2020, the legislators had at an…

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Sowore Accuses FG Of Planning To Arrest And Infect Him With Coronavirus

Rights activist and ex-presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore, has accused the Nigerian government of plotting to detain him over his report on the Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, testing positive for COVID-19. In an Instagram post on Thursday, Mr Sowore said his lawyers had informed him of a delegation sent to the Federal High Court in…

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Report Says 14% Of Recovered Coronavirus Patients In China Test Positive Again

Up to 14 per cent of the recovered coronavirus patients in China have tested positive again after being discharged from the hospital. According to Mail Online, doctors at a hospital in Wuhan, China, where the virus emerged reported that between 3 and 14% of cured patients became reinfected with the illness, though it’s unclear whether…

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Coronavirus: Lagos Police Reportedly Enforce Market Shut Down, Damage Goods

The Lagos state police task force team has begun enforcing compulsory clamp down on markets that refused to comply with the state’s directive on closure due to the coronavirus pandemic. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu had declared the order days ago during a media broadcast where he told most Nigerians to stay away from public places and…

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COVID-19: Presidential Aide Denies Rumors That Buhari Has Been ‘Secretly Flown’ Abroad For Treatment

Presidential aide, Bashir Ahmad, has debunked the rumours that President Muhammadu Buhari has been “secretly flown” out to the UK for medical treatment. The Personal Assistant to President Buhari on New Media reacted through his social media account after a voice note of a lady claiming the President and his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari reportedly…

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Former Ogun Sport Commissioner, Bukola Olopade Tests Positive For Coronavirus

A former Ogun State Commissioner for Youths and Sports, Hon. Bukola Olopade, has announced that he is positive after testing for the Coronavirus pandmic. Olopade, who is currently in Lagos, disclosed his Coronavirus status in a video he released on social media on Thursday and has since been the first Nigerian case in Sports. According to report…

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COVID-19: South African Sex Workers Ask To Be Included Part Of “Essential Services” Amid Lockdown

President Cyril Ramaphosa, the President of South Africa is being appealed upon by The Sex Workers Education and Advocacy Taskforce (SWEAT) and the National Movement of Sex Workers (Sisonke) to include them as an essential service during the coronavirus lockdown. Lesego Tlhwale, a spokesperson from the Sex Workers Education and Advocacy Taskforce (Sweat) also spoke…

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BUA Group Donates N1 Billion And Equipments To Nigeria’s Coronavirus Response

To strengthen national response to coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria, industrialist and founder of BUA Group, Abdul-Samad Rabiu, has announced a donation of N1 billion in cash through the BUA Foundation. A statement from the BUA Group Thursday evening said the businessman who is also the third richest man in the country has also placed an…

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Respect Message Line, Do Not Spread Panic” – NCDC Warns Nigerians

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has cautioned the activities of some Nigerians who are recklessly calling the helplines dedicated to fighting the Coronavirus. To this regard, the NCDC in a tweet urged Nigerians to be civil and responsible for the way they go about reporting cases with regards to the virus, using the…

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