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COVID-19 Pandemic: Nigerians, All Over The World, To 2020-04-04 15:58:01On 12 noon of Monday, April 6, 2020, all Nigerians, at home and abroad, go on their knees in prayer session against the dreaded Coronavirus currently

Nigeria Excluded From World Bank’s $1.9 Billion COVID-19 2020-04-04 15:40:25The World Bank’s Board of executive directors has approved $1.9 billion first set of emergency support operations for developing countries aroun

Lagos Records First COVID-19 Death In University Teaching 2020-04-04 15:30:40A 55-year-old man who was admitted to the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, has died in the facility, Punch reports. A reliable source at

COVID-19 Pandemic: Kwara Government Begins Fumigation Of Markets 2020-04-04 15:18:24Kwara State Technical Committee on Coronavirus (COVID-19) will Thursday, April 2, 2020, begin fumigation of markets across the state. This is containe

Good News: Nigerian Professor Discovers Cure For Novel 2020-04-04 15:09:06Joseph Akpa, the Provost of Luminar International College of Alternative Medicine, Enugu, says he has found a cure for coronavirus pandemic. Prof. Akp

‘Dead Coronavirus Patients Will Not Be Released To 2020-04-04 15:05:36Lai Mohammed, the minister of information and culture, says corpses of persons who tested positive for coronavirus, COVID-19, cannot be claimed for bu

Legendary Singer Dolly Parton Donates $1 Million Towards 2020-04-04 14:55:28Dolly Parton, legendary American singer and songwriter, has announced that she will be donating a sum of $1million to Vanderbilt University towards co

How Governments Can Effectively Combat COVID-19 Outbreak – 2020-04-04 14:30:28The Amaka Chiwuike-Uba Foundation, ACUF, has made recommendations on how government can effectively combat COVID-19 outbreak As cases of coronavirus i

Nigeria Has Not Licensed 5G Technology – Minister 2020-04-04 11:12:53Isa Pantami, Nigeria’s minister of communications and digital economy, on Saturday, April 4, 2020 said no licence has been issued for 5G in Nige

Public Danger: 6 Coronavirus Patients Escape From Isolation 2020-04-04 10:19:12Osun State residents panic as six persons who tested positive escaped from isolation centre at Gedu in the Ejigbo area of the state. According to news

#SoundOff: General Adeniyi Sacked For Video On Sham 2020-04-02 15:40:40ubterfuge. Propaganda. Lies. All have a date with the truth. The truth is inexorable; it will always extinguish lies and propaganda. Nigeria’s &

COVID-19 Lockdown: Buhari Gov’t Orders Markets To Open 2020-04-02 15:28:00The Federal Government has announced that all markets in states where a lockdown was imposed-Lagos, Abuja and Ogun will be allowed to open betwee

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BREAKING: Buhari enforces lockdown in Lagos, FCT and 2020-03-30 17:49:49President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the COVID-19 Regulations 2020, declaring coronavirus a dangerous infectious disease. In a statement on Monday ni

Breaking: Coronavirus cases rise to 131 in Nigeria 2020-03-30 17:46:12Coronavirus cases have risen to 131 in Nigeria as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control announced 20 new cases on Monday. Of the 20 new cases, 13 wer

APC Governors Forum knocks PDP, Adegboruwa over Buhari’s 2020-03-30 17:09:38APC’s Progressives Governors Forum, PGF, has lampooned the opposition the national leadership of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, for politici

Presidential Broadcast: PDP Senate Caucus commends FG’s measures 2020-03-30 17:06:41…Says Nigeria in Unusual Times Minority Caucus in the Senate has commended the federal government approach to combat the ravaging Covid-19 viru

Nigeria records second death from coronavirus 2020-03-30 17:02:50Nigeria has recorded yet another death from the cornavirus outbreak. Osagie Ehanire, minister of health, disclosed this during the presidential task f

NGO distributes over 1m hand sanitisers, says Coronavirus 2020-03-30 16:50:35Non-governmental organisation, Waves of Success Foundation, WSF, has cautioned rural communities against believing insinuations that Coronavirus pande

SERAP seeks weekly publication of spending details on 2020-03-30 16:46:26…as CISLAC demands total accountability on donations Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project, SERAP, has asked the Federal Government

Covid 19: Plateau receives N28.5m donation from UBA 2020-03-30 16:41:28Plateau State governor, Simon Lalong on Monday received a donation of N28.5 million from the United Bank for Africa, through its UBA Foundation, as pa

Archbishop asks churches to comply with government directives 2020-03-30 16:31:33Archbishop of Anglican Diocese of Awka, Most Rev. Alexander Ibezim has directed all Anglican churches in the state to adhere strictly to all governmen

COVID-19: Pathologists demand support, more testing centres 2020-03-30 16:28:01College of Nigerian Pathologists, CNP, has demanded support and motivation to enable them tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, even as it called for the esta

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All attendees of Funke Akindele’s party to be New! 2020-04-06 18:02:48Lagos State Government is to prosecute all those who attended Saturday’s birthday party hosted by Nollywood star, Funke Akindele. The state Atto

COVID -19: Abia govt threatens to arrest traders New! 2020-04-06 17:59:31By Ugochukwu Alaribe UMUAHIA- Abia state government has threatened to arrest traders who open their shops during the period of the lockdown over the c

Covid-19: Govt, Religious bodies, corporate organisations must focus New! 2020-04-06 17:47:09Immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose has called on government at levels in Nigeria, religious bodies, corporate organisations and in

Covid-19: 200 Canadians, 385 Americans evacuated from Nigeria New! 2020-04-06 17:40:46By Lawani Mikairu Canada and America Monday joined the list of countries that have evacuated their citizens from Nigeria as a result of the coronaviru

COVID-19: Embark on charitable gestures – Rev’d Ayokunle New! 2020-04-06 16:20:25By Adeola Badru THE President of the Nigerian Baptist Convention (NBC), Reverend Olasupo Ayokunle has called on churches and their leaders to embark o

AU-ECOSOCC condemns French scientists’ comment on testing COVID-19 New! 2020-04-06 16:00:50Urges African leaders to speak with one voice By Gabriel Ewepu – Abuja The Africa Union Economic, Social and Cultural Council, AU-ECOSOCC, on Mo

Why some businesses fail in Nigeria New! 2020-04-06 15:42:52Africa, specifically Nigeria has become a center of attraction for both investors and new businesses, irrespective of the failures by several Startups

Bauchi to establish testing centre for coronavirus — New! 2020-04-06 15:30:35By Charly Agwam – Bauchi The Bauchi state government has said it will soon get a testing center for coronavirus in Bauchi. The government cited

Warri killing:Rep commiserates with Pessu family New! 2020-04-06 15:30:20The member representing Warri Federal Constituency at the National House of Assembly Hon. Thomas Ereyitomi has commiserated with the slain Joseph Pess

Gridlock surfaces on major roads in Ilorin amidst New! 2020-04-06 15:21:08There was gridlock on major roads in Ilorin, Kwara capital, on Monday, in spite of the lockdown across some states of the federation following coronav

Killers of Funke Olakunrin nabbed by SARS operatives New! 2020-04-06 15:08:39*Ondo police deny arrest, as Afenifere calls for thorough investigation By Dayo Johnson & Dapo Akinrefon The killers of Funke Olakunrin, daughter

Oil price slump: FG not returning fuel subsidy, New! 2020-04-06 15:07:46...Nigeria’s oil output rises to 2.3mbd By Michael Eboh Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Mallam Me

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Ogun records 2 new cases of Coronavirus New! 2020-04-06 18:01:30Ogun State Government on Monday said it has recorded two new cases of the Coronavirus in the state.

Coronavirus: Presidency replies Wike New! 2020-04-06 17:45:49The Federal Government has swiftly reacted to the allegations of Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State accusing it of politicising the fight against co

Coronavirus: Relief packages not meant for all Lagosians New! 2020-04-06 17:41:36The Lagos State Government on Monday said food and other relief packages being distributed across the State were not meant for all Lagosians but for t

Boat with 12 passengers hijacked, goods worth millions New! 2020-04-06 17:15:04About 12 passengers travelling from Port Harcourt to Bakana in Degema local government area of Rivers State were today, Monday, April 6, hijacked by S

Coronavirus: Wike inaugurates committee to distribute foodstuff New! 2020-04-06 17:07:06Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has charged the Committee on Palliatives chaired by State Chairman of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Desmond

Coronavirus: Fayose proposes stomach infrastructure during lockdown New! 2020-04-06 16:44:16The immediate past Governor of Ekiti State, Mr Ayo Fayose, advised governments at all levels, religious bodies, corporate organisations and well-meani

Breaking: Nigeria records six fresh Coronavirus cases, total New! 2020-04-06 16:43:22Nigeria has recorded another six new cases of Coronavirus, bringing the total national figures to 238, with Kwara State joining the league.

Coronavirus lockdown: Beware of pedophiles – Lagos NAWOJ New! 2020-04-06 16:41:56Lagos State Chapter of National Association of Women Journalists (NAWOJ), has urged parents and guardians to beware of pedophiles as lockdown continue

Buhari orders Customs release 150 trucks of rice New! 2020-04-06 16:29:43President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered distribution of 150 trucks of rice seized by Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to the 36 states of the federation.

Group wants Ogun govt to provide relief to New! 2020-04-06 16:13:06The Society for Peace Studies and Practice (SPSP), Ogun Chapter has urged the governor of the state, Prince Dapo Abiodun to as a matter of urgency, in

Lagos Guber aspirant, Gbadamosi arrested for attending Funke New! 2020-04-06 16:12:16The Lagos State Police Command has arrested and detained the former gubernatorial candidate in Lagos State, Babatunde Gbadamosi, for allegedly contrav

Coronavirus: Ogun muslims declare three days fasting New! 2020-04-06 15:53:30The League of Imams and Alfas in Ogun State (Rabitah) have declared three days fasting over the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic disease.