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”
…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”
The founder of DAAR Communications, owners of AIT and Raypower, High Chief Raymond Dokpesi has been discharged from the COVID-19 treatment centre at Gwagwalada, FCT-Abuja after testing negative for the virus. This was made known in a statement signed by him on Thursday. Dokpesi was discharged with two of his grandchildren while the results ofContinue reading “Chief Dokpesi Recovers From COVID-19”
A former Under Secretary General of the United Nations, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari has been appointed the new Chief of Staff to the President. Gambari, from Kwara State was the Minister of External Affairs between 1984 and 1985. A professor of repute and a global citizen, the 78 year old replaces former Chief of Staff, lateContinue reading “Breaking: Buhari Appoints Prof Ibrahim Gambari As New Chief of Staff”
Abba Kyari, Chief of Staff of President Muhammadu Buhari, has tested positive for the coronavirus. Mr Kyari, it was learnt, was tested on Saturday after returning from an official trip to Germany. Kyari and the Minister of Power, Sale Mamman, were together at the meeting with Siemens officials to discuss issues relating to the NigerianContinue reading “Abba Kyari tests positive for coronavirus”
Fire outbreaks are causing more harms than Boko Haram terrorists, Managing Director of Surveillant Fire Limited, Mr. Jumade Adejola has declared. He said Nigerians should start giving more attention to fire outbreaks as they battle militants. Adejola spoke in a chat with reporters at his head office in Magodo, Lagos recently. He blamed law enforcementContinue reading “Fire Causing More Harm Than Boko Haram Engr. Jumade”
A meeting of the National Economic Council has started in Abuja. Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo, is presiding over the session attended by state governors. The meeting started around 11.06am at the Presidential Villa. It is the last NEC for 2019. The session is ongoing.
The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, has released the list of withdrawn certificates of candidates, who were believed to have engaged in malpractices during its examinations held as far back as December 1992 and 1993. WAEC released the examination years and certificate numbers of the affected candidates and revealed that the nature of their malpracticesContinue reading “WAEC withdraws 1992, 1993 candidates’ certificates”