Covid-19: PTF Proposes Lockdown Of 18 Local Government Areas

The Federal Government may consider a lockdown of the 18 Local Government Areas considered to account for 60 per cent of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria in the next phase of eased lockdown in the country. The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, gave the indication in an interview with The PUNCH andContinue reading “Covid-19: PTF Proposes Lockdown Of 18 Local Government Areas”

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”

FG Lifts Ban On Churches, Mosques

The Federal Government has lifted the ban imposed on churches, mosques and other places of religious gathering to curb the spread of COVID-19 in Nigeria. Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, disclosed this on Monday at a at a briefing of the presidential task force (PTF) on COVID-19, Mr Mustapha, who isContinue reading “FG Lifts Ban On Churches, Mosques”

COVID-19: Lagos Issues New Guidelines, Considers Full Reopening Of Economy

The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has issued new guidelines that will help guarantee the safety of residents and contain the spread of the virus as the state begins the second phase of the gradual easing of the lockdown. This was disclosed by the governor on Sunday May 18, 2020, during a press briefing onContinue reading “COVID-19: Lagos Issues New Guidelines, Considers Full Reopening Of Economy”

JUST-IN: BUHARI EXTENDS COVID-19 LOCKDOWN BY ANOTHER TWO WEEKS

Just-In: Buhari Extends COVID-19 Lockdown By Another Two WeeksPresident Buhari The Federal Government, on Monday, said the recent order of the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), on gradual ease of lockdown will remain in force for another two weeks. The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, disclosed this at theContinue reading “JUST-IN: BUHARI EXTENDS COVID-19 LOCKDOWN BY ANOTHER TWO WEEKS”

Pregnant COVID-19 Lagos Patient Delivered Of Baby Boy, Discharges 67

Health workers in Lagos are basking in the euphoria of success in Lagos following a successful delivery of a baby boy by a positive COVID-19 patient. The baby was delivered at the Gbagada isolation centre on Saturday. Announcing the great feat recorded by the State Government through her health workers, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said theContinue reading “Pregnant COVID-19 Lagos Patient Delivered Of Baby Boy, Discharges 67”

COVID-19: GOMBE, ADAMAWA LIFT LOCKDOWN

…Allow open of churches, mosques, and markets The governments of Adamawa and Gombe states have lifted the lockdown in their states that were initially put in place to curb the spread of Coronavirus. A statement from Humwashi Wonosikou, press secretary to Ahmadu Fintiri, governor of Adamawa, said churches, mosques, and markets can now open for activities but must observeContinue reading “COVID-19: GOMBE, ADAMAWA LIFT LOCKDOWN”

COVID-19: Churches Should Remain Shut – Sam Adeyemi

Sam Adeyemi, the Senior Pastor of Daystar Christian Centre, has said churches must remain shut to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Speaking on an Instagram live BBC Yoruba News interview, he said it is important for people to understand the shutting of worship places across the country. He cited the example of a church inContinue reading “COVID-19: Churches Should Remain Shut – Sam Adeyemi”

EXTENSION LOOMS!!! Presidency To Review Lockdown As Nigeria Records Almost 5000 Cases

The Federal Government of Nigeria has confirmed that the relaxation of the lockdown will be reviewed this week. The National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, Sani Aliyu, disclosed it during the daily briefing on Tuesday. Aliyu said the task force would not hesitate to change strategy if the current directive isContinue reading “EXTENSION LOOMS!!! Presidency To Review Lockdown As Nigeria Records Almost 5000 Cases”

COVID-19 CASES MAY RISE TO 120,000 BY JULY – LASG

The Lagos state government has predicted that COVID-19 cases in the state may rise to 120, 000 by July 2020, Thecitypulsenews release. The state Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi, disclosed this when he spoke at a press conference earlier today May 8. According to the Commissioner, the increase in the number of cases being recordedContinue reading “COVID-19 CASES MAY RISE TO 120,000 BY JULY – LASG”