Category Archives: Breaking

Eight-Storey Building Collapses In Imo Leaving Several People Trapped

There as panic in Imo state on Thursday as eight-storey building collapsed leaving several persons trapped and possibly severely injured. Located along the Yar’ Adua Drive in Owerri, the state capital, the building was said to have been under construction at the time of the incident. Rescue operations are currently ongoing and so far, Channels Television reports that…

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Chief Medical Doctor Of Yaba Infectious Disease hospital In Lagos Allegedly Tests Positive For COVID-19

The Chief Medical Director of Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, Lagos, Dr Bowale Abimbola, has allegedly tested positive for Coronavirus. According to Sahara Reporters, Dr Abimbola is presently being treated in one of the wards in the hospital. “Yes, he is positive, that’s why you haven’t seen him in public unlike before. It was even Dr…

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COVID-19: 60 Fun Seekers Arrested For Violating Lockdown Order In Lagos

On Wednesday, sixty lockdown violators were arrested at a party held at a hotel in Abule-Egba area of Lagos after flouting social distancing orders. The arrest was effected by the Lagos State Task Force on COVID-19, comprising operatives of the Task Force of the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency, LASEPA) Lagos State Safety Commission and the Rapid…

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Ekiti State Governor Commends Father, Suspends Aide In Viral “Father Rejects Son” Video

Ekiti state Governor, Kayode Fayemi commended the actions of the Nigerian father who denied his son entry into his home after returning from Lagos amid the Coronavirus pandemic. Mr Femi Adeoye, a resident of the state and a retired FRSC official, became a viral sensation yesterday after a video of him saying he will not allow his son who just…

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#StoptheNCDCBill: Nigerians Reject Bill To Strengthen NCDC, Allow Forceful Vaccination

Nigerians have taken to social media to express their displeasure towards the Control of Infectious Diseases bill which has just passed second reading in the House of Representatives. According to Vanguard News, the Bill for an Act to repeal the Quarantine Act and enact the Control of Infectious Diseases bill grants the Nigeria Centre for…

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Nigerians Mourn The Passing Of Popular Dancer, Kodak Who Died From Electrocution

Popular Nigerian dancer and video vixen, Love-Divine aka Kodak has reportedly died. According to circulating reports, she passed away in the late hours of Wednesday, April 29. She reportedly got electrocuted while charging her phone on Wednesday evening at a video director’s home in Omole Estate, Lagos. It was gathered that she was subsequently rushed…

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COVID-19: Governor Sanwo-Olu Reveals New Guidelines To Ease Lockdown On May 4

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has revealed strict measures for movement and re-opening of businesses within the state ahead of the Monday, May 4 expiration of the lockdown imposed by President Buhari. While addressing the media on Thursday, Sanwo-Olu said the new set of guidelines are to safeguard the gains which the state has made in the past…

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ICYMI: Nigeria Records 196 New COVID-19 Cases, Total Reaches 1,728

On Wednesday, Nigeria recorded 196 cases of coronavirus, its highest daily figure since the first case was recorded in February. Before the new cases were announced, the highest daily figure was 195 recorded on Tuesday. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) also recorded seven deaths from the disease, bringing the total number of deaths to 51…

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