FG To Reach 11 Million Nigerians With Palliatives To Cushion #COVID-19 Harsh Effects

Federal government has said it will be reaching more than 11 million Nigerians with palliatives to cushion the harsh effects of the measures set to fight back outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic. Also, the government has said it will continue to increase capacity to test for cases of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) onContinue reading “FG To Reach 11 Million Nigerians With Palliatives To Cushion #COVID-19 Harsh Effects”

Evacuation From Nigeria Will Not Be Free, US tells Citizens

The United States’ Diplomatic Mission in Nigeria has said that its citizens would pay for evacuation flights following the outbreak of the coronavirus. As of Tuesday, there are 135 cases of the pandemic in Nigeria. The number is expected to increase in the coming days. A mail sent to a US citizen in Nigeria obtainedContinue reading “Evacuation From Nigeria Will Not Be Free, US tells Citizens”

Dapo Abiodun Moves Lockdown In Ogun To Friday

Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, has said that the total lockdown of the state which was scheduled to commence by 11 pm on Monday has been shifted to Friday. President Muhammadu Buhari had on Sunday night ordered total lockdown in Lagos, Ogun, and Abuja as part of efforts to curb the spread of the coronavirus.Continue reading “Dapo Abiodun Moves Lockdown In Ogun To Friday”

Breaking: Gov Seyi Makinde Tests Positive For Covid 19

Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has tested positive for coronavirus. He made the announcement via his Twitter handle. “I just received my COVID-19 confirmation test result. It is POSITIVE. I am asymptomatic and will continue to self-isolate. “I have designated Prof Temitope Alonge, former Chief Medical Director of the University College, Ibadan, as the HeadContinue reading “Breaking: Gov Seyi Makinde Tests Positive For Covid 19”

US Will Not Pay For Meghan, Harry’s Security – Donald Trump

President Donald Trump declared Sunday that the United States will not be picking up the tab for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s security if the two have in fact moved to Los Angeles. “I am a great friend and admirer of the Queen & the United Kingdom,” Trump tweeted. “It was reported that Harry andContinue reading “US Will Not Pay For Meghan, Harry’s Security – Donald Trump”

FG Puts Lagos, Ogun, Abuja On Lockdown Over Corona-virus

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered a 14-day lockdown Abuja, Lagos and Ogun states to curb the spread of the new coronavirus. The president announced this in a nationwide address on Sunday evening. There will be restriction of movement in the affected states and Federal Capital territory for at least 14 days from 11 pm onContinue reading “FG Puts Lagos, Ogun, Abuja On Lockdown Over Corona-virus”

Gov Sanwo-Olu Congratulates Asiwaju Tinubu On 68th Birthday

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has congratulated national leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu, on his 68th birthday. Mr Tinubu was Lagos State governor from 1999 to 2007 and has been directly involved in the emergence of subsequent governors. In a message released by his spokesman, Gboyega Akosile, on Sunday MrContinue reading “Gov Sanwo-Olu Congratulates Asiwaju Tinubu On 68th Birthday”

Nasir El Rufai, Governor Of Kaduna State, Has Just Tested Positive For Coronavirus [Video]

Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, has contracted COVID-19. El-rufai announced his status via a video he uploaded on his social media handles on Saturday. His result makes him the second governor to test positive for the virus in Nigeria, after Bala Mohammed, his Bauchi counterpart I wish to appeal to the people of KadunaContinue reading “Nasir El Rufai, Governor Of Kaduna State, Has Just Tested Positive For Coronavirus [Video]”

Coronavirus Spreads To Enugu, Cases Rise To 81 In Nigeria

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 11 new cases of the coronavirus in the country. Tweeting late Friday, the agency said the new cases were reported in Lagos, Enugu and Edo States. “11 new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 8 in Lagos, 2 in Enugu & 1 in EdoContinue reading “Coronavirus Spreads To Enugu, Cases Rise To 81 In Nigeria”

UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson Tests Positive For COVID-19

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson has tested positive for the COVID-19. Johnson has mild symptoms and will self-isolate in Downing Street. “He was tested for coronavirus on the personal advice of England’s chief medical officer, Professor Chris Whitty,” a statement said. “He will still be in charge of the government’s handling ofContinue reading “UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson Tests Positive For COVID-19”