Tag Archives: Nigerians

Lady Laments Losing 6 Siblings, Both Parents In 2 Years: “I Don’t Deserve This”

A Nigerian lady has taken to micro-blogging platform, Twitter to express her pain after losing 6 siblings and both parents within the space of 2 years. Speaking out her mind on the sad ordeal, the Abuja-based twitter user identified as @dazzlingvi said she doesn’t know what could have done to deserve such punishment from God.…

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Nigerians Evacuated From UK Arrive In Lagos, Placed In Mandatory 14-Days Quarantine

Since the beginning of this week, stranded Nigerians in diaspora have being repatriated following the COVID-19 lockdown and the latest batch are returnees from United Kingdom. The airplane British Airways 9155 touched down at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in in Lagos at about 13:45 pm on Friday. The returning Nigerians will be airlifted to Abuja, where they will…

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Health Minister Urges Nigerians To Donate Buildings For Use As Isolation Centers

Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has appealed to Nigerians to donate their buildings to serve as isolation centres amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Ehanire who was worried with the increasing number of cases in the country made the appeal at a press conference in Abuja, LIB reports. He said although there are no shortage of bed spaces yet,…

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Give Nigerians In Isolation Centers N20k To Discourage Escape – Shehu Sani Tells Buhari

The former senator representing Kaduna Central, Shehu Sani, has suggested that Nigerians in isolation centres be entitled to N20,000. This according to the out-spoken ex-lawmaker, would discourage the culture of trying to escape from isolation. He made this known in a tweet via his official Twitter handle on Tuesday, 28th April. “Nigerians in Isolation Centre should be…

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Nigerian React As TB Joshua Embarks On 4-Day Visit To “Prayer Mountain” Over COVID-19

Following the huge credibility deficit, Prophet T. B. Joshua recently faced due to his failed prediction that the Coronavirus would vanish March 27 from the earth, the cleric has been slammed for spending four days praying against the pandemic at the top of a mountain. The Synagogue Church of All Nations (SCOAN) founder could be seen in…

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Speak From Your Heart President Buhari, Don’t Read Speech Today – Yul Edochie

As President Buhari prepares to address citizens in a live broadcast by 8pm on Monday April 27, Nollywood actor and politician, Yul Edochie, has taken to social media to react to the news, reaching to the president in the process.. Every time the president of countries wants to address its citizens, they usually hope for…

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FG Says Nigerians With More Than N5,000 Account Balance Won’t Receive Conditional Cash Transfer

According to Vanguard News, the Federal Government has revealed that people with over N5,000 in their bank accounts will not benefit from the palliatives (conditional cash transfer scheme) to cushion the effect of  lockdown imposed as a result of COVID-19 pandemic. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Management, Hajiya Sadiya Farouq made this known when…

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Nigerians Stranded In China Call For Help As Govt Kicks Out Blacks Amid COVID-19 Outbreak

According to multiple online reports, China government is allegedly kicking out blacks from their homes in China and seizing their passports, leaving them stranded and without shelter. In many videos that have gone viral on social media, many Africans including Nigerian can be see forced out of their abodes by security forces. Some allege that…

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Nigerians React To The Food Distributed By A Good Samaritan Amid COVID-19 Lockdown

As part of efforts to cushion the effect of the coronavirus lockdown in Nigeria, a good samaritan took to the street of Lagos to share plates of food she reportedly cooked with one million naira, Nigerian News World reports. However, in this Legit TV interview which has since gone viral, the recipients of the meal…

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Coronavirus: Nigerians React As CBN Announces N1.1tn Intervention Fund

Nigerians have generated mixed reactions on social media after Central Bank of Nigeria on Wednesday announced a N1.1tn intervention fund to support critical sectors of the economy, including the global pandemic, COVID-19. The CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele said this in a statement made available to journalists. Adding that out of the N1.1tn, about N1tn…

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