Category Archives: Breaking

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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Lai Mohammed Reveals Why Donated COVID-19 Funds Can’t Be Disbursed To Nigerians

Hours after Nigerians clamored on social media, Lai Mohammed, Nigeria’s Minister of Information, has explained why the Federal government cannot share to Nigerians the N15 billion-worth funds donated by private Nigerians and organizations for the fight against COVID19. The Minister was featured on a Radio Nigeria programme today April 14, where he discussed about the money donated…

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Nigeria’s Foreign Affairs Minister Says “Poor Communication Made Nigerians Misunderstood China”

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, on Tuesday said that poor communication between the Chinese authorities and African consulates in Guangzhou, China, was responsible for the tensions that arose concerning the alleged maltreatment of Nigerians. He disclosed this while briefing journalists in Abuja in company with the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr Zhou Pingjian.…

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Lagos State Records The Discharge Of Eight More COVID-19 Patients

Lagos State has recorded the discharge of eight more COVID-19 patients from the Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba today April 14, the state Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu says. According to the governor, the discharged patients include two females and 6 males. He said they were discharged after they tested negative for the virus and were said to have fully…

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Breaking! EU Supports Nigeria’s Battle Against Coronavirus With €50 million (N21 Billion)

The European Union has donated €50 million to Nigeria in order to fight the coronavirus disease which has killed at least 10 people and spread across 19 states. The donation was announced when President Muhammadu Buhari received in audience the EU Delegation at the Council Chambers, State House, Abuja on Tuesday. The Presidency made this known via a tweet…

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Coronavirus: Delta State Extends Stay-At-Home Order By Two Weeks

Dr Ifeanyi Okowa, the Delta State governor has extended the stay-at-home directive for two more weeks (14 days) to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, Today NG reports. Okowa, disclosed this at a news briefing on Tuesday morning at the Government House Asaba. He said the extension was necessary to identify, isolate and detect cases. “It…

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Toke Makinwa Reacts To Lockdown Extension: “Credit Everyone’s Account Even If It’s N10k”

Toke Makinwa has joined other Nigerians to react towards the looming adverse economic effect of the COVID-19 lockdown extension in Lagos, Ogun, and Abuja.  The media personality suggested that the federal government credits the accounts of Citizens of the country with at least N10, 000 to cushion the effect of the forthcoming two weeks. Reacting…

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