Category Archives: Breaking

Akure College Student Asked To Destroy Phones After Being Prohibited From Using It

Teachers of the Federal Girls College Akure has sparked online backlash on Twitter after a video that has since gone viral, showcased a young female student destroying her phone and those of her schoolmates as punishment. According to YemieFash who shared the clip, the students who violated the rules of the school by bringing their…

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Government Facing Difficulty In Tracing The Passengers That Flew Into Lagos With Italian Coronavirus Patient

As global concern over Coronavirus (COVID-19) heightened on Monday with new cases confirmed in Egypt, Senegal and more countries, the Lagos State Government has revealed it‘s yet to trace the 158 passengers aboard the Turkish airliner that flew in the Italian who is Nigeria’s index case of the virus. According to The Nation, Lagos State Commissioner…

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Presidency Dragged After Questioning Why Nigerian Media Are More Focused On Coronavirus Than Malaria

Garba Shehu has ignited online backlash after taking to social media to tackle Nigerian media over the massive attention they have given the Coronavirus index case in Nigeria. The Senior Special Assistant to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, wondered why the media have not given the same attention to reports of ”822 Nigerians who die…

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Lagos State Government Visits The Coronavirus Isolation Facility In Yaba, Gives The Public A Tour

The Lagos State Government has given the public an in-depth tour of the State-owned bio-security and containment facility at Infectious Disease Hospital (IDH) in Yaba, Lagos Mainland, where the Italian national diagnosed with COVID-19 is being managed during the visit of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu and his team. Shared by the state’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Jubril A. Gawat on…

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Poor Living Conditions Allegedly Forces Italian Coronavirus Patient To Attempt Escape

According to reports from the Punch, the 44-year-old Italian man diagnosed with Coronavirus in Lagos, allegedly attempted to escape from the Infectious Disease Hospital in Yaba, Lagos of Friday February 28th. The Newspaper reported that Health workers at the Mainland Hospital, Yaba, said the Italian man threatened to leave over the poor condition of facilities at…

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Senate Bill Proposes That Repentant Terrorists Be Sent Out Of The Country For Education

According to reports from Punch Newspapers, a bill sponsored by Senator representing Yobe East, Ibrahim Geideam for the establishment of National Agency for the Education, Rehabilitation, De-radicalisation and Integration of Repentant Insurgents has passed its first reading. The controversial bill, few after it was introduced, attracted angry reactions from the Chibok Community, which was attacked by the insurgents…

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