Category Archives: Breaking

N20bn COVID-19 Allowance Paid To Health Workers, Federal Government Claims

According to the Minister of State for Health, Dr. Olorunnimbe Mamora, the Federal Government has paid up to N20bn in COVID-19 inducement allowance to doctors and health workers in the country. The minister made this known on Wednesday morning during Channels Television‘s Sunrise Daily where he applauded all front-line health workers amid the fight against the pandemic. About…

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US President Donald Trump Has Been Nominated For A 2021 Nobel Peace Prize

President of the United States of America, Donald Trump, has been nominated for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize following his efforts to help seal a peace deal between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE). He was nominated by Christian Tybring-Gjedde, a four-term member of the Norwegian Parliament, who told Fox News that for his merit,…

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Tamar Braxton Reportedly Claims Nigerian Boyfriend Threatened To Kill Her In A ‘Murder-Suicide’

New details about Tamar Braxton and her Nigerian boyfriend David Adefeso’s troubled relationship are coming to the surface. Earlier today it was reported that David filed a restraining order against her in regard to a domestic violence situation but now it sounds like, at least from Tamar’s point of view, that he may have been…

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Kaduna Governor El-Rufai Says It Costs N400K To Treat Each COVID-19 Patient

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai revealed that the cost of treating COVID-19 patients is very expensive while calling on northern traditional rulers not to relent in leading campaigns to halt the spread of coronavirus pandemic in the region. The governor who made the call at the executive committee meeting of the traditional rulers chaired by the Sultan of…

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296 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed In Nigeria, Toll Now 55,456

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 296 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the country total infections tp 55,456 with 43,334 people successfully managed and discharged. In its latest update on Tuesday night, the new infections were reported in Lagos, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and 13 other states of the federation. While Plateau topped the…

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Buhari Says Almost 60 Percent Of Nigeria’s Revenues Dropped Amid COVID-19

Amid concerns raised by many Nigerians over increases in the price of fuel and electricity tariffs, President Muhammadu Buhari has opened up about the trying times affecting the government, which according to him is due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Although his remarks were delivered by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, who was attending the start of the first-year Ministerial performance review…

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Ogun Schools To Resume September 21 With Automatic Promotion For Students

Ogun State Government has announced September 21 for the reopening of schools for the first term of 2020/2021 session as well as automatic promotion for students excluding those in tertiary institutions. The Chief Press Secretary to the Governor, Kunle Somorin, made the announcement in a statement on Monday in addition to the earlier resumption of students in…

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Nigeria Confirms Four More COVID-19 Deaths, 155 Fresh Cases

Nigeria has confirmed 155 fresh cases of the novel coronavirus aka COVID-19, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). The health agency in its latest update on Monday also added that four more deaths were also recorded The new figures bring the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 55,160; at least 43,231 cases…

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