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Enugu Shoppers Go Wild After Prophet Odumeje Sprays Cash Despite Social Distancing Warnings

Popular Nigerian pastor, Prophet Chukwuemeka Odumeje is making headlines once again after a video of him gifting cash to mall goers in Enugu went viral. In the clip shared by Twitter user, @mc_ohis, People were seen scrabbling to pick up the money on the floor after the prophet threw wads of cash in the air…

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Coronavirus: Lagos Discharges Italian Who Brought The Pandemic To Nigeria

The Italian man who was Nigeria’s first index report who brought Coronavirus to Nigeria has been discharged. He was seen in a photograph with Prof Akin Abayomi, the state Commissioner for Health attached to a series of tweets by the Governor Jide Sanwo-Olu, late on Friday. The Tweet said that Nigerian health authorities has successfully…

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President Buhari Faces Backlash For Refusing To Address The Nation Amid Coronavirus Scare

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently facing online backlash on social media for refusing to address Nigerians on the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Buhari had refused to speak on the matter unlike his counterparts in many other countries battling the virus. Just last week, the Senate had asked the president to address Nigerians which led to one…

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Coronavirus: Osun Bans Public Gatherings In Church, Mosque, Club And Others To Stem Contagion

The Governor of Osun State, Gboyega Oyetola has issued a ban on gatherings with high-densities in churches, mosques, nightclubs, sports arenas, schools and other public places to avoid the spread of coronavirus. In a statement issued by Oyetola’s spokesman Ismail Omipidan on Thursday March 19, it was gathered that the ban takes effect from Friday March 20 till…

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Nigerians React As Oyo State Governor Apologizes For Holding PDP Rally Amid Coronavirus Scare

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, on Thursday, apologised for allowing a Peoples Democratic Party ‘mega rally’ in the state amid coronavirus outbreak after Nigerians described the action as ‘irresponsible’, ‘insensitive’ and ‘disappointing’ No fewer than a thousand persons were present at the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) rally, which had other governors of the party in attendance…

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Lagos Urges Passengers On Virgin Atlantic, Lufthansa, Turkish Flights Of March 13th, 14th To Self-Isolate

The Lagos state government has urged every passenger on board the Virgin Atlantic flight VS411 and Lufthansa flight LH568 on March 13th and the Turkish flight TK625 on March 14th to isolate themselves and contact the state ministry of health immediately as contact tracing for the new cases of Coronavirus continues. The state government on Thursday March…

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Coronavirus Scares Man Into Taking Overdose Of Chloroquine, Physician Warns Against Panic Usage

Nigerian public health enthusiast, Fidelis Egemba aka Akproko Doctor has taken to Twitter to advise the public against the self-treatment of Chloroquine as well as the panic usage of the drug. The physician warned in a thread of tweet early this morning after revealing how a man reportedly landed at the hospital unconscious due to overdose of the…

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