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Coronavirus Update: Nigeria Records 454 New Cases, Total Now 27,564

454 new COVID-19 cases has been recorded in Nigeria, bringing the West African nation’s total infections to 27,564 The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this in a tweet on Friday stating that the new cases were spread across 18 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Eighty-Seven of the cases were recorded in Lagos,…

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Controversial Plastic Surgeon, Dr Anu Arrested & Charged To Court Over Alleged Failed Surgery

Nigerian cosmetic surgeon Dr Anuolauwapo Adepoju of MedContour Services Ltd. has been reportedly arrested and charged to court over an alleged failed surgery and failing to cooperate with investigation –Consumer Protection Agency. According to popular journalist, Fisayo Soyombo who shared her court’s documents on Twitter, Dr Anu was arraigned by the Federal High Court in Ikoyi for…

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FG Evacuates 86 Nigerians From Sudan Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

According to Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), eight-six Nationals have been evacuated from Sudan due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Chairman OF NIDCOM on Friday, disclosed this in a tweet where she said they arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja via Air Sudan. According to the NIDCOM boss, the returnees…

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COVID-19: NCDC Says Youths Are Driving Spread Of Pandemic In Nigeria

The continued spread of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country have been blamed on youths by Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). According to The PUNCH, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, the NCDC Director-General stated this during the briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19  on Thursday, July 2, in Abuja. He reportedly said youths between the ages of…

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Ondo State Governor’s Wife, Betty Akeredolu Test Positive For COVID-19

Mrs Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, the wife of Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has tested positive for Coronavirus, according to circulating reports. This is coming barely two days after her husband was confirmed to have contracted the virus. A source in the government confirmed the news to SaharaReporters on Thursday. The source also revealed to The Tribune that some…

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ICYMI: Lagos Discharges 40 More Recovered COVID-19 Patients

Lagos has recorded the discharge of 40 Coronavirus (COVID-19) patients as the State Government continues to record more success in the fighting against the deadly virus. Incident Commander, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, disclosed this in a statement on Thursday. He explained that the recovered COVID-19 patients comprise 17 females and 23 males, including two foreign nationals. Governor Sanwo-Olu noted…

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ICYMI: Kano State Lifts COVID-19 Lockdown, Bans Street Hawking & Begging

On Thursday July 3, the Kano State Government announced the suspension of lockdown earlier declared in the state to curb the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). Governor Abdullahi Ganduje made the announcement while giving an update on the outbreak of COVID-19 in the state. He also banned street hawking and begging, adding that it was compulsory…

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OB Cuisine: Semzie’s Food Shares A Recipe For Her Oven Grilled Fish

In her new video, fast-rising Nigerian food blogger, Semilore Anifowose of Semzie’s Food shares a recipe for her oven grilled fish. Although she did not share the type of fish used, we implore you give it a try over the weekend. She says: “I didn’t know this was what I’ve been missing in grilled fish all these…

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