Facebook Deletes Trump’s Post For Downplaying COVID-19 Danger

Facebook on Tuesday removed a post by US President Donald Trump for downplaying Covid-19 danger by saying the season flu is more deadly, in a rare step against the American leader by the leading social network. A day after checking out of a hospital where he received first-class treatment for Covid-19, Trump used Twitter andContinue reading “Facebook Deletes Trump’s Post For Downplaying COVID-19 Danger”

Chris Okotie says Church Won’t Resume Service

Rev Chris Okotie says his Household of God Church will not resume service on Sunday, August 9 because of the requirement that churchgoers must wear facemask or shield. The 62-year-old televangelist said this in a special broadcast sent to church members via WhatsApp. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos on Saturday, August 1 announced that worshipContinue reading “Chris Okotie says Church Won’t Resume Service”

Nigeria’s Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama Tests Positive For Covid-19

Nigeria’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Geoffrey Onyeama, has tested Positive for coronavirus. “Did my fourth Covid-19 test yesterday at the first sign of a throat irritation and unfortunately this time it came back positive,” Onyeama tweeted on Sunday afternoon. “That is life! Win some lose some. Heading for isolation in a health facility and prayingContinue reading “Nigeria’s Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama Tests Positive For Covid-19”

“This Stuff Is Real, Stop Saying There’s No Covid-19” – ID Cabasa, Cautions

With the world in a frenzied state over the influx of COVID-19 pandemic since December 2019, Coronavirus cases in the United States of America has surged past 3 million, cases in Brazil has surpassed 1.7 million and even the President of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro, has also tested positive for coronavirus. Yet, these facts backed with evidence aren’t enoughContinue reading ““This Stuff Is Real, Stop Saying There’s No Covid-19” – ID Cabasa, Cautions”

JUST IN: Nigerian Students Can’t Write WAEC Exams Yet – FG

The Federal Government has announced that Nigerian students will not write the forthcoming West African Examination Council (WAEC) examinations. Minister of education, Adamu Adamu, disclosed this on Wednesday while briefing journalists after a virtual Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting. Mr. Adamu added that there is no date for school resumption yet. Schools, he said, willContinue reading “JUST IN: Nigerian Students Can’t Write WAEC Exams Yet – FG”

ONDO STATE HEALTH COMMISSIONER DIES OF COVID-19

The Ondo State Commissioner for Health, Dr Wahab Adegbenro, has reportedly died of COVID-19. It was gathered that members of staff at his Crown Hospital at Oja Oshodi, Akure the state capital were seen on Thursday crying with the neighbours lamenting the sudden death of the commissioner. Recalled that Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu on Tuesday disclosedContinue reading “ONDO STATE HEALTH COMMISSIONER DIES OF COVID-19”

BREAKING: Ondo State Gov. tests positive for coronavirus

Ondo State Governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19). Mr Akeredolu revealed this on Twitter on Tuesday. “Today, I tested positive for #COVID19. All is well. I’m asymptomatic and have been self isolating. Work continues. Your continued prayers over my well being are most appreciated,” he wrote.

CONFIRMED: Ajimobi Dies At 70

Former Oyo State governor, Abiola Ajimobi, has died after battling coronavirus-related symptoms. The 70-year-old, who is believed to have been on life support machine since last Friday, was confirmed dead on Thursday at First Cardiologist and Cardiovascular Consultants Hospital in Ikoyi, Lagos. He had been hospitalised since June 2. The two-term governor was appointed DeputyContinue reading “CONFIRMED: Ajimobi Dies At 70”