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Buhari Finally Addresses Nigerians, Orders Lockdown Of Lagos, Abuja And Ogun For Two Weeks

President Muhammadu Buhari has finally heed to the call of Nigerians after many demanded for him to address the Nation on the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. The National Broadcast which was announced earlier today by the President’s media team was disseminated via the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA) on Sunday, 9th March 2020 at 7pm. The full transcript of the speech reads:…

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BBNaija’s Tacha Blasts President Buhari, Reacts To Government’s ‘Stay At Home’ Directives

BBNaija star, Tacha Akide has slammed Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, for failing to address Nigerians over Coronavirus pandemic in the country and instructing total lockdown in states. In a two-minute 25 seconds video she uploaded to her Instagram page on Friday, Akide wondered why Nigerians accepted abnormal things without holding their elected leaders to account. She said,…

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COVID-19: Presidential Aide Denies Rumors That Buhari Has Been ‘Secretly Flown’ Abroad For Treatment

Presidential aide, Bashir Ahmad, has debunked the rumours that President Muhammadu Buhari has been “secretly flown” out to the UK for medical treatment. The Personal Assistant to President Buhari on New Media reacted through his social media account after a voice note of a lady claiming the President and his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari reportedly…

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Nigeria Considers Ban On Inter-State, Inter-Town Travels And Closure Of Motor Parks

The federal government is considering a ban on inter-state and inter-town travels, to curb the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) across the country. This report came just as the number of confirmed cases arose to 51 on Wednesday night. Lai Mohammed, minister of information and Culture, who made this known in Abuja on Thursday, said the federal government…

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FG Orders Closure Of All Nigeria’s Land Borders To Curb Coronavirus Spread

The Federal Government has ordered total closure of land borders, suspension of Federal Executive Meetings and the postponement of the meeting of the Council of State ​​​scheduled for Thursday, March 26. Presidential aide, Bashit Ahmad revealed on Twitter that Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) made this known on Monday in…

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#Coronavirus: President Buhari Tests Negative After Chief Of Staff, Abba Kyari Tests Positive

The Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari, has tested positive for Coronavirus. President Buhari tested negative, according to Arise TV. This follows a test that was carried out on the President yesterday by the Nigeria Centre for Disease and Control (NCDC). Aledeh understands that the President has been informed of his status…

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Actress Uche Jumbo Reacts To President Buhari’s National Broadcast On Coronavirus

Nollywood actress, Uche Jombo has reacted to the viral video of President Buhari addressing Nigeria about the coronavirus pandemic in a national broadcast, yesterday Saturday, March 22.  According to Uche Jombo, President Buhari’s social media team who watched the video and shared it needs to be replaced for not “correcting him.” She tweeted; “The whole of…

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Don Jazzy Reacts to President Buhari’s Silence Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Ever since coronavirus became a global pandemic, many world leaders have made efforts in addressing their citizens, sent goodwill broadcasts and so forth but many Nigerians are wondering why President Buhari have stayed silent during this time However, Mavin bale Boss Don Jazzy has taken to social media to react to the silence – According to the record label…

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Mixed Reactions As President Buhari Approves The Reduction Of Petrol Price To N125

The Nigerian Government has finally reduced the pump price of petrol to N125 from N145 which has ignited mixed reactions on Twitter. The announcement was made at the end of the Federal Executive Council meeting on Wednesday at the Presidential Villa in Abuja and was shared via the official Petroleum Resources Twitter pages. In a…

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Man Who Charged At President Buhari In Kebbi For An “Handshake” Denies Attacking Him

Mohammed Jamil Bello, the alleged man said to have charged at President Muhammadu Buhari at Arugungu festival in Kebbi state, has denied attacking him. The Kebbi indigene who disclosed that he is emotionally attached to President Buhari’s outstanding virtues of honesty and only craved to shake him, also debunked claims of being tortured by operatives of the Department of…

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