Tag Archives: Lagos

ICYMI: Nigeria’s Total Infections Exceed 44,000 With 288 More COVID-19 Cases

Nigeria has confirmed 288 more cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing its total infections to 44,129. In a report shared via Twitter on Monday night, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed that the new infections were recorded Lagos, the Federal Capital Territory and 13 other states of the federation. While Lagos topped the list with 88…

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Just In: Fire Razes A Section Of Popular Ladipo Market In Mushin

Several mattress shops located within the Mushin community in Lagos were razed down by fire on Saturday, according to the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA). In a statement issued by the Director-General of the agency, Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu the outbreak occurred around 1 pm at 16, Ladipo Street in Mushin. Oke-Osanyintolu explained that first responders including LASEMA operatives…

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ICYMI: 462 New COVID-19 Cases Reported In Nigeria, Toll Now 43,000

According to Nigeria’s top disease control agency, 462 new cases of the novel coronavirus has been confirmed in the country, bringing its total infections to 43, 151. A late Friday night tweet revealed that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) noted that one more person has died from the virus as recovery numbers hit 19,565.…

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Nigeria Confirms 481 New COVID-19 Cases As FCT Leads Daily Infections

Nigeria has recorded 481 new cases of the novel Coronavirus also known as COVID-19, a tweet from the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed late Thursday. The national disease agency revealed that the Federal Capital Territory had the highest number of infections on Thursday with 96 cases, with Lagos State following with 89 cases.…

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ICYMI: Nigeria’s COVID-19 Toll Near 39,000 With 604 New Cases

In case you missed it, six hundred and four (604) fresh Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases was confirmed on Thursday July 23 as the country’s total infections stood at 38,948. This is according to a tweet by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) which showed that the latest COVID-19 infections were reported in twenty states and the Federal…

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ICYMI: Lagos Discharges 29 More Recovered Coronavirus Patients

The Lagos State Government has recorded the discharge of 29 more COVID-19 patients, Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu disclosed in a statement on Tuesday. The recovered patients consist of seven females, 22 males, and five foreign nationals. The Governor said, “Today, 29 #COVID19Lagos patients; 7 females and 22 males including 5 foreign nationals were discharged from our Isolation…

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Lagos’ Third Mainland Bridge To Shut Down For Repair On Friday

The Federal Government has recently announced that the longest of three bridges connecting Lagos mainland and Island together, Third Mainland Bridge will be closed on Friday at midnight and will not be reopened until January 2021. Minister of Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, who updated the public during a briefing in Abuja on Tuesday, called on…

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COVID-19: FCT Tops Daily Cases As Nigeria’s Toll Exceed 37, 000

According to Monday reports from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), 562 new COVID-19 cases has been confirmed in Nigeria as the country’s infections from the virus surpassed the 37, 000 mark. This latest data shared on Twitter revealed that the West African nation recorded Federal Capital Territory (FCT) having the highest daily figure of 102. The…

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