Tag Archives: Coronavirus

Coronavirus: Obasanjo Donates His Former Residence As Isolation Centre

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has donated his former residence at the Presidential Hilltop, Abeokuta, Ogun State as an isolation centre for victims of the raging Coronavirus pandemic. Obasanjo’s media assistant Kehinde Akinyemi who confirmed the development, said the 32-room apartment located off the Presidential Boulevard in Oke Sari, Abeokuta has been handed over to the Ogun State government for immediate take…

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COVID-19: Comedian Sdyney Talker Pleads With The Government For Help After Showing Symptoms

Popular social media comedian, Sydney Talker, has publicly cried for help from the Nigerian Disease Control Centre (NCDC) after reportedly showing symptoms of the viral Coronavirus pandemic. In a post shared on his Instagram and Twitter pages, Sydney requested an urgent test to be carried out as he narrated his experience with various Nigerian hospitals.…

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Nigeria Confirms 11 New Coronavirus Cases In Lagos, Enugu And Edo Bringing Toll To 81

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced that the number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Nigeria has risen to 81. This was revealed on Friday night. Confirming 11 new cases, NCDC said eight of the cases were discovered in Lagos, while two were discovered in Enugu and one in Edo State. Of the…

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Nigeria’s Finance Minister Says The Country Will Recess If Coronavirus Continues Beyond Six Months

Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, has said the country will go into recession if the Coronavirus pandemic persists longer than six months. She made this known when she reportedly appeared on Channels TV on Friday March 27, 2020. Ahmed reportedly said, “We are hopeful that this pandemic will be limited in time. If it…

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Maybelline Offers 50% Off Sales On All Products Amid #COVID19 Outbreak

In the spirit of staying at home/ social distancing, multinational cosmetic brand, Maybelline is offering the public the chance to stock up on all of their products by taking 50% off-sales. The deal is available online or at their kiosk located at Ikeji City Mall, Lagos state. Let the shopping begin guys! Call 08099435788 09091526027 08063128118 to…

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Femi Otedola Pledges N1 Billion Towards The Eradication Of Coronavirus In Nigeria

Billionaire business mogul, Femi Otedola has joined the league of billionaires and corporate organizations who have shown their support towards assisting the government in fighting this Coronavirus pandemic by donating a sum of N1 billion. Otedola disclosed this donation in a post on his social media accounts, Twitter and Instagram. This comes as no surprise as one…

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UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson Is Self-Isolating After Testing Positive For Coronavirus

Boris Johnson has tested positive for the coronavirus and will now self-isolate. Johnson announced the news on Twitter on Friday morning. He said he had experienced “mild symptoms” of the COVID-19 disease and would continue to lead the UK government’s response to the crisis. The prime minister had previously declined testing for the coronavirus after…

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Davido’s Fiancée, Chioma Rowland Tests Positive For Coronavirus, Sends Singer Into Self-Isolation

Nigerian superstar, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido says he has gone into self-isolation after his fiancée, Chioma Avril Rowland tested positive to coronavirus (COVID-19). The Afrobeat singer announced this on Friday via all of his social media platforms. He wrote “Hey everyone ! I came back recently from America after cancelling tour. My fiancé Chioma also came…

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‘Coronavirus Will Let Some People Know They Can Be Celibate And Not Die’ — Leke Adeboye

Leke Adeboye, the son of the General Oversee of The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor E.A. Adeboye has said the coronavirus pandemic will teach people that it is possible to be celibate. The religious worker who is known for receiving online backlash for his posts wrote on Instagram: “Corona virus will let some people…

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Reps Reportedly Begin Distribution Of Exotic Cars Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

As the novel Coronavirus pandemic spreads, the House of Representatives has started taking delivery of the Toyota Camry 2020 model cars acquired for members for official use. According to The Punch, the cars, also known as utility vehicles, were parked within the National Assembly Complex, on Thursday. On February 5, 2020, the legislators had at an…

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