#COVID-19: Kogi State Governor Lifts Ban On Religious Gatherings

The Kogi state government had imposed a ban on religious gatherings on March 20th, The ban was imposed as part of efforts to Curb the spread of the deadly Coronavirus in the state. However, in a statement signed and released today, April 9, by the Commissioner for Information and Communication, Kingsley Fanwo, the government stated it’s […]

#COVID19: NCDC Denies Reports Of Spending N1 Billion On SMS To Nigerians

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC has denied claims it spent N1 billion in sending SMS to Nigerians to educate them about the COVID-19 pandemic.  Some Nigerians on Social media claimed that the agency spent N1 billion to send SMS to Nigerians on how to stop the spread of COVID-19. The agency has described […]

#COVID19: Power Distribution Companies In Nigeria To Supply Two Months Free Electricity To Nigerians

In a bid to minimize the effect COVID19 pandemic has had on Nigerians, the Power Distribution Companies in Nigeria are working on giving Nigerians two months of free electricity. Last week the speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, announced that a stimulus bill will be passed by the house after a meeting of […]

#COVID19: Shina Peller Says Regime Needs A Better Strategy To Disburse N20,000 Palliative

Shina Peller, Senator representing Iseyin/Itesiwaju/Kajola/Iwajowa Federal Constituency in the National Assembly, has asked for a better strategy in the disbursement of N20,000 palliatives to poor households by the Muhammadu Buhari-led regime. In a series of tweets on his Twitter handle, @ShinaPeller, on Wednesday, the lawmaker said he was still getting “loads of calls and pressures” […]

#COVID19: 51 Patients In South Korea Have Reportedly Tested Positive After Recovery

Not more than Fifty-one persons in South Korea have reportedly tested positive again for COVID-19 after they had recovered and been discharged from quarantine. Journalist Reuben Abati Shared this on his Twitter handle, @abati1990, on Thursday. 51 COVID-19 patients in South Korea retest positive after recovery https://t.co/webkMW0QZH — Reuben Abati (@abati1990) April 9, 2020 The […]

JUST IN: Mexico Confirms 396 New Cases Of #COVID19, 33 New Deaths

Mexico has reported 396 new cases of the coronavirus pandemic and 33 new deaths. A total of 3,181 cases and 174 deaths. This was revealed by data storyteller, Norbert Elekes, in a latest update via his twitter handle, @NobertElekes. See tweet: NEW: Mexico reports 396 new cases of coronavirus and 33 new deaths. A total […]

#COVID19: Oyo May Enforce Wearing Face Masks In Public — Gov Makinde

Oyo state Governor, Seyi Makinde has said that the COVID19 Taskforce is working on the enforcement of a law to make the wearing of face masks in public places compulsory. Governor Makinde, the Chairman of the task force, who recently recovered from the coronavirus infection said this on Wednesday in Ibadan while giving an update […]

Kidnappers Abduct Four Along Kaduna-Birnin Gwari Road

Four men who went to the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) Teaching Hospital Zaria, to pick up the corpse of their father, were kidnapped with the diseased, along Kaduna-Birnin Gwari road, on Tuesday. The kidnappers released the corpse, but the young men “are still in the hands of their abductors.” This was revealed by Ex-lawmaker, Shehu […]

#COVID19: Okonjo-Iweala Commends Rwanda’s Food Distribution Style

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance, yesterday, hailed Paul Kagame, the Rwandan President, for his government’s style of palliatives’ distribution. Countries across the world have been offering food items to citizens to cushion the effect of the lockdown due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The economist in a tweet via her Twitter handle, @NOIweala, said […]

FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello Expresses Delight Over Discharge Of 7 #COVID19 Patients

The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Malam Muhammad Bello has expressed delight over the discharge of 7 COVID19 Patients in the Nation’s Capital. According to the Minister in a tweet via his Twitter handle, @MuhdMusaBello, the seven of them were discharged from the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital around 7pm on Tuesday, after their […]