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COVID-19: Abia Governor, Ikpeazu, Recovers From Virus

Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, has recovered from COVID-19, a government spokesperson said on Saturday, July 5, 2020. According to a statement signed by the state’s Commissioner for Information, Chief John Okiyi Kalu, Ikpeazu submitted samples to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Thursday, July 2, 2020. On Friday, July 3, 2020, the results […]

COVID-19 Patient Delivers Baby In Oyo

Oyo State has recorded its first COVID-19 patient delivery, on Saturday, July 4, 2020. The Governor, Seyi Makinde disclosed this via his verified Twitter handle confirming that the mother and baby are doing well and in good condition. The baby was delivered at the state’s Infectious Disease Centre in Olodo. According to the Nigeria Centre […]

Benue Top Officials Test Positive For COVID-19

Top government officials in Benue State, including the Secretary to the State Government, Professor Tony Ijohor, the Chief of Staff, Terwase Orbunde, the Head of Service, Veronica Onyeke and the Vice-Chancellor, Benue State University, Moses Kembe, have all tested positive to the COVID-19. Alarmed by the new development, Governor Samuel Ortom has hinted about the […]

Benue State First Lady Tests Positive For COVID-19

The First Lady of Benue State, Eunice Ortom has tested positive for the coronavirus disease. In a statement she personally signed on Friday night, July 3, 2020, the First Lady said tests conducted on her came out positive. The First Lady also noted that her son and some staff too were infected by the virus, […]

Japan Reports More Than 200 Daily Cases For The First

Japan’s Health Ministry reported at least 249 new coronavirus infections and one death today, Saturday, July 4, 2020, marking the first time the country is reporting more than 200 cases since May 3, 2020. This brought the national total to at least 19,994, including 19,282 on land and 712 on the Diamond Princess cruise ship […]

Five Dead After Boat Capsized In Lagos

Five people have died after a boat capsized in Lagos on Friday, July 3, 2020. The Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA) disclosed this in a statement signed by the boos, Olufemi Oke-Osanyintolu, that about twenty people had been on a local boat expedition when the incident occurred around 8 pm. The boat had departed […]

COVID-19: Schools To Resume On August 3, For Students In

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced that the new date for the partial resumption of schools in the state for August 3, 2020. Announcing the date at a media briefing on Friday, July 3, 2020, the governor said the resumption is for those in SSS 3. According to the governor, the decision was taken […]

Coronavirus: Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi, Tests Positive

Ebonyi State Governor, David Umahi has tested positive for the COVID-19. This was confimred by the Governor in a signed statement by him on Saturday, July 4, 2020. In the statement, he disclosed that he and some of his close aides had tested positive for the virus after the test of the result was out. […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 454 New Cases

Nigeria has recorded 454 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 27,564. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this in a tweet on Friday., July 3, 2020. According to the NCDC, the new cases were spread across 18 states including the Federal Capital Territory. Eighty-Seven of the […]

LASG Seals 10 Private Schools For Flouting Closure Directive

The Lagos State Government has sealed Ten Private Schools that flouted the closure directives of the Federal and State Governments as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic to ensure the safety of students. The Director-General, Office of Education Quality Assurance, Lagos State, Mrs. Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, who led the Monitoring and Investigation Team of the Office, […]