Wednesday, 01 April, 2020

Month: March 2020


The Nigerian government says it spends around N10,000 to test one individual for coronavirus – This was disclosed by the minister of state for health, Dr Olurunnimbe Mamora, on Monday, March 30 – Mamora, a former minority leader in the Read more…


Mixed reactions from Lagos husbands and wives have trailed government’s stay-at-home directive following the COVID-19 pandemic. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Lagos State Government had last week directed closure of open markets, recreational centres, saloons and other public Read more…


The Nigerian Guild of Editors yesterday urged the Federal Government to exempt all categories of media staff from the COVID-19 stay-at-home restriction which takes effect tomorrow. The Guild in a statement by its President, Mustapha Isah and General Secretary, Mary Atolagbe condemned Read more…


Pan Yoruba socio-cultural group, Afenifere, yesterday faulted the timing of the lockdown announced by President Muhammadu Buhari, saying people should have been given a few days’ notice to prepare for the shutdown. “While we agree that a lockdown is necessary at this point, it Read more…


Sodiq Oyeleke The presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party, Atiku Abubakar, has announced that his son tested positive to coronavirus. He made his known via his Twitter handle on Sunday. “My son has tested positive to coronavirus,” he tweeted. Read more…


The Apostolic Church Pastor was arrested at Shagamu for holding service…


IgbereTV reports that notable pastors in the country will begin to conduct Sunday services online and on television stations in compliance with the directive of government banning all gatherings, including religious gatherings to curb the spread of coronavirus. Many of Read more…


1) The COVID-19 confirmation test for the suspected case at Bodija has come back POSITIVE. The result was released at 17:35 PM of March 21, 2020. Oyo State Public Health Officials are collaborating with the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan’s Read more…


Fayemi in company of Obaseki visit Sanwo-Olu and Ganduje in LAGOS to “Inspect” the Abule Ido explosion


BBNaija’s Nina debuts her baby bump as she finally unveils her beloved husband