Category Archives: Breaking

Governor Dave Umahi Of Ebonyi State Tests Positive For COVID-19

The Governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, widely known as COVID-19. The Governor confirmed this in a statement personally signed by him on Saturday. He and some of his close aides contracted the disease after carrying out the coronavirus test, the statement said. Umahi further disclosed that, presently, they…

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Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu Recovers From COVID-19

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has recovered from the novel Coronavirus also known as COVID-19. According to Pulse Nigeria, the politician tested negative for the virus on Friday, July 3. Recall that he went into Isolation after contracting the disease on June 8. A statement from the state’s Commissioner of Information, John Okiyi Kalu, announcing the governor’s…

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Instagram Celebrity, Hushpuppi Charged To US Court Over Multiple Cyber Fraud

On Friday June 3, popular Nigerian social media star, Raymond Abass also known as Hushpuppi made his first appearance in court in Chicago after being arrested for cyber-crime in Dubai, the United States Department of Justice confirmed. According to the Department of Justice, the 37-year-old is expected to be transferred to Los Angeles in the coming weeks…

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ICYMI: 80 More Recovered COVID-19 Patients Discharged In Edo

On Friday, the Edo State Government confirmed the discharge of eighty more successfully treated coronavirus (COVID-19) patients from the State’s isolation centres. In a statement, the state governor, Godwin Obaseki, explained that the recovered persons were cleared to reunite with their families after testing negative to the virus. However, Obaseki noted that the death toll in…

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Coronavirus Update: Nigeria Records 454 New Cases, Total Now 27,564

454 new COVID-19 cases has been recorded in Nigeria, bringing the West African nation’s total infections to 27,564 The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this in a tweet on Friday stating that the new cases were spread across 18 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Eighty-Seven of the cases were recorded in Lagos,…

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Controversial Plastic Surgeon, Dr Anu Arrested & Charged To Court Over Alleged Failed Surgery

Nigerian cosmetic surgeon Dr Anuolauwapo Adepoju of MedContour Services Ltd. has been reportedly arrested and charged to court over an alleged failed surgery and failing to cooperate with investigation –Consumer Protection Agency. According to popular journalist, Fisayo Soyombo who shared her court’s documents on Twitter, Dr Anu was arraigned by the Federal High Court in Ikoyi for…

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FG Evacuates 86 Nigerians From Sudan Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

According to Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), eight-six Nationals have been evacuated from Sudan due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Chairman OF NIDCOM on Friday, disclosed this in a tweet where she said they arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja via Air Sudan. According to the NIDCOM boss, the returnees…

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