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Nigeria Has Approved N13bn To Kickstart Community Policing

According to multiple reports, over N13bn has been approved by the Federal Government for the take-off of community policing across the country. The news of funding for the initiative which is also part of measures targeted at containing the country’s security situation was made known by the Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on…

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Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, Tests Negative For COVID-19

Dr. Kayode Fayemi, the Governor of Ekiti State, has tested negative for COVID-19. The politician who went on isolation eleven days ago after testing positive for the virus, expressed gratitude for the prayers and good wishes received from well-wishers while the period lasted. In a tweet on Saturday, Governor Fayemi reminded Nigerians of the need to…

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Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, Tests Positive For COVID-19

Governor Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti state has tested positive for the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), after testing for the third time. Fayemi, who is the chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF), disclosed his health status via his official Twitter account on Wednesday. According to him, “I took my third Covid-19 test yesterday and it came back…

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COVID-19 Lockdown: Ekiti Reopens Schools And Places Of Worship

Weeks after the Ekiti warned that it might cancel the current relaxed lockdown, the State Government has directed worship centres in the state to resume services from Friday July 17. According to multiple reports, the new order is n line with the agreement reached by the state government and leaders of religious organisations in the state. Worshippers and religious leaders were urged…

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Nigerian Governors Declare State Of Emergency On Sexual And Gender-Based Violence Against Women And Children

Nigerian Governors have agreed to declare a state of emergency on sexual and gender-based violence against women and children in the wake of outrageous numbers of rape cases recorded in recent times The decision was taken by the governors on Wednesday June 10 during the 10th COVID-19 teleconference meeting. In a communique released by the chairman of…

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Ekiti State Governor Commends Father, Suspends Aide In Viral “Father Rejects Son” Video

Ekiti state Governor, Kayode Fayemi commended the actions of the Nigerian father who denied his son entry into his home after returning from Lagos amid the Coronavirus pandemic. Mr Femi Adeoye, a resident of the state and a retired FRSC official, became a viral sensation yesterday after a video of him saying he will not allow his son who just…

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Governors Seek Endorsement Of Relaxed COVID-19 Lockdown And Partial Restriction

The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) has asked that the 14-day total lockdown imposed on Lagos, Ogun and Abuja by President Buhari to curb the spread of the Coronavirus be scaled down to partial mode with relaxed restriction. This was disclosed in a letter dated April 24, 2020, and addressed to the Secretary to the Government of the…

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COVID-19: Governors’ Endorse The Implementation Of Inter-State Lockdown For Another Two Weeks

The Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has agreed to a 14-day lockdown implementation plan between states in order to contain the spread of the Coronavirus disease in Nigeria. This fresh two weeks lockdown agreement was reached after a meeting on Wednesday April 22, between member governors chaired by NGF Chairman Kayode Fayemi, as the disease has now spread to 25…

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Ekiti Governor, Kayode Fayemi Tests For Coronavirus After Meeting Two Confirmed Cases

Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi has announced that he is now in self-isolation following the coronavirus outbreak in the country. The politician revealed this in a tweet on his handle on Wednesday, adding that he has also taken a test for the disease. According to him, he had been in meetings with two persons who have tested…

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