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ICYMI: Nigeria’s COVID-19 Toll Spike Over 13,000—Highest Daily Increase Yet

On Tuesday, Nigeria recorded 663 confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) making it the highest daily increase since the country started reporting cases of the pandemic in February. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made the report known via Twitter stating that the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria is now 13,464. According to the NCDC, Lagos…

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ICYMI: Bauchi Confirms The Discharge Of 20 COVID-19 Patients

20 more COVID-19 patients have been discharged in Bauchi State, Governor Bala Mohammed revealed. Breaking the news on Monday, the Governor said the development had increased the number of recoveries from the disease to 89. He said, “I am excited to announce the full recovery and discharge of another 20 formerly #COVID19 patients from our isolation…

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Buhari Approves Establishment Of Federal Colleges Of Education In 6 States

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the establishment of six Federal Colleges of Education across the country. The Personal Assistant to the President on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, announced the news on Thursday via Twitter, noting that the colleges are to be spread across the six geopolitical zones of the country. The tweet reads: “President Muhammadu Buhari has…

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JUST IN: Nigeria Confirms 381 New COVID-19 Cases, Toll Now 3,526 — 183 In Lagos

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 381 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), increasing the country’s toll to 3,526. The health agency disclosed the latest development in a tweet on Thursday making it the highest number of cases recorded in a single day in the country. Of the new cases, 183 are in…

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Nigeria Records 117 New COVID-19 Cases As Total Figure Reach 782

Nigeria has recorded 117 Coronavirus infections, its highest number in a single day bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 782. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control disclosed this in a tweet on Tuesday night. According to the report, Nigeria’s capital city Abuja has 29 new cases, while the spread of the…

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Nigeria Records A Total Of 44 Coronavirus Cases Across 7 States

According to latest update from Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), the number of confirmed Covid-19 cases across Nigeria has risen to 44. The confirmation came hours after Bauchi governor, Bala Mohammed, and President Muhammadu Buhari’s chief of staff, Abba Kyari, reportedly tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday. The new confirmed cases appeared to be that…

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Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Bala Mohammed, Bauchi state governor has tested positive for Coronavirus. This comes after coming in contact with the son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar who he met on a flight and reportedly shook hands with. The governor and his aides went into self isolation on Monday March 23rd after returning from his Germany trip. This…

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Boko Haram May Spread To Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa and Taraba – Bishop Onuaha

Bishop Sunday Onuoha, The Co-Chairman, Interfaith Dialogue Forum for Peace, has warned that the Boko Haram insurgency group in the North-East may spread to Bauchi, Gombe, Adamawa and Taraba states.  He said this  could lead to the displacement of thousands of people in the states. Onuoha said  at the 2nd IDFP General Assembly in Abuja…

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