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Doyin Okupe And Wife Test Negative To COVID-19, Reveals Drugs Used To Cure Disease

Dr. Doyin Okupe, the former Senior Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, on Public Affairs, has revealed the drugs used to treat him while he battled COVID-19. Okupe had announced on his Facebook page, that on the 23rd of April, he and his wife, Aduralere tested positive to COVID-19 and that on the same day,…

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COVID-19: Kwara Sacks Driver, Queries Top Officials Over Mishandling Of Case

On Wednesday, the Governor of Kwara State, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, directed the sack of a government driver that unilaterally attended to an unkempt person who was evacuated with a COVID-19 ambulance in Ilorin. He also directed that queries be issued to top officials of the state Ministry of Health for failing to act with necessary caution…

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GRAPHIC: 21-Year-Old Man Kidnapped And Murdered By Alleged Army Officers In Imo

Owerri Youths are currently protesting after a 21-year-old man identified as Leo Micah aka Leo Wire, was kidnapped last week in Imo allegedly by Army officials and taken to Anambra State, where he was gruesomely murdered. Leo’s dead body was recovered in a bush in Anambra days later. He had his hands cuffed behind him and he was…

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Nigerian Customs Service Fined N5m, Ordered To Refund Illegal Duty Paid On Personal Effects

The Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) has been ordered on Wednesday to pay N5 million exemplary damages and barred from demanding or receiving import duties on personal effects and baggage. A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja Judicial Division, made the ruling while delivering judgment to a Nigerian lady, Kehinde Ogunwumiju. NCS was also ordered to refund an illegal duty…

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Lagos COVID-19 Survivor Recounts Experience At Isolation Centre

A COVID-19 survivor from Lagos State has taken to social media to narrate how he overcame the disease during his stay in the isolation centre, stating that the stigma was a challenge. Oluwatimilehin, a physiotherapist, was admitted into the isolation centre where he spent 12 days after contracting the virus. Describing his stay at the isolation centre, he…

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Tottenham Star, Dele Alli Beaten At Knifepoint In Home Invasion Robbery

Nigerian-born UK footballer, Dele Alli was reportedly beaten and robbed during the early hours of Wednesday by masked knife-wielding thieves who broke into his North London home. The 24-year-old was in a room with long-time partner Ruby Mae, his adopted brother Harry, Harry’s girlfriend, and another male friend when two men stormed his property at 12.30am. They reportedly…

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ICYMI: Lagos Confirms The Discharge Of 26 More COVID-19 Patients

Lagos has confirmed the discharge of twenty-six more COVID-19 patients after recovering from Coronavirus. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu made this known on Wednesday evening while Lagos State Ministry of Health also confirmed the reports via Twitter. The governor said a total of 528 patients have now recovered from COVID-19 in Lagos. He said, “Good people of…

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UPDATE: Nigerian Army Apologises, Admits Killing 20-Year-Old Student In Jos

Hours after social media users called for justice after an Army personnel shot Rinji Peter Bala, a 20-year-old student dead at the University of Jos on Tuesday, the Nigerian Army’s Operation Safe Haven in Plateau State has rendered an apology. Recall that Bala was first arrested by vigilantes alongside six others for violating the lockdown…

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