Kogi Chief Judge Dies At Coronavirus Isolation Centre

The Chief Judge of Kogi State, Nasir Ajanah is reportedly dead. TheCable reported that a member of the late Judge’s family who confirmed his death on Sunday morning, said he died at the COVID-19 isolation centre in Gwagwalada, Abuja. Ajanah died a week after the death of Ibrahim Shaibu Atadoga, the president of the KogiContinue reading “Kogi Chief Judge Dies At Coronavirus Isolation Centre”

Okowa’s daughter tests positive for coronavirus

Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa, says he will be going into isolation after one of his daughters tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19). In a tweet on Friday, the governor said his wife, Edith, would also be going into isolation for 14 days. “Earlier today, Edith and I received the news that one of our daughtersContinue reading “Okowa’s daughter tests positive for coronavirus”

COVID-19: PTF To Decide On Second Phase Of Lockdown By June Ending – SGF

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 will continue to monitor developments nationwide in order to take informed decisions by the end of June on the second phase of  the lockdown. Mr Boss Mustapha, the chairman of PTF on COVID-19 and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), said this at the daily pressContinue reading “COVID-19: PTF To Decide On Second Phase Of Lockdown By June Ending – SGF”

CBN, NNPC To Fund Returnees’ Accommodation, Feeding – FG

The Federal Government has said the Central Bank of Nigeria and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation have agreed to shoulder the cost of accommodating and feeding evacuees during their 14-day compulsory quarantine. Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, made this known on Monday during the briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19. He saidContinue reading “CBN, NNPC To Fund Returnees’ Accommodation, Feeding – FG”

COVID-19: Lockdown Will Not Be Called Off Anytime Soon – DG. NCDC

Chikwe Ihekweazu, Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has given reason the lockdown will not be called off anytime soon, C2Cnews reports. Ihekweazu, who spoke at the presidential task force briefing on COVID-19 on Friday, said due to the increasing number of cases in the country, exiting the lockdown phase will takeContinue reading “COVID-19: Lockdown Will Not Be Called Off Anytime Soon – DG. NCDC”

BREAKING: Nigeria Announces Second Corona-virus Case

Minister of Health, Osagie Enahire, has confirmed that Nigeria has recorded a second case of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19). Dr Ehanire confirmed this on Monday at a press conference in Benin, Edo State capital. The victim, he said, had contact with the Italian who was the first index case of coronavirus in Nigeria during hisContinue reading “BREAKING: Nigeria Announces Second Corona-virus Case”