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COVID-19: “My Isolation Time Was Used For…” -Makinde

The Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has said aside from using his isolation period to fight the health challenge occasioned by his testing positive to Coronavirus, he also used the period to reflect on his plans and programmes for the people of the State. The Governor who said the State is now ready to […]

Boko Haram: Surrender Or Die, Chad’s President Dares Shekau

As the onslaught against Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) continues, Chad’s President, Mr Idriss Deby, has warned the sect’s factional leader, Abubakar Shekau, to surrender or risk being killed inside his Dikoa hideout. Deby issued the warning in a State address to his countrymen shortly after leading his Army in an offensive against the Terrorists that […]

President Buhari Orders Distribution Of 150 Trucks Of Seized Rice

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered distribution of 150 trucks of rice seized by Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to the 36 States of the Federation. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed disclosed this while fielding questions from Journalists at a News Conference in Abuja on Monday, April 6, 2020. The News […]

NAFDAC Alerts Nigerians On Circulation Of Fake Chloroquine Tablets

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has alerted Nigerians on the circulation of falsified chloroquine phosphate 250mg tablets. In a statement on Monday, April 6, 2020, the Director-General of the Agency, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, said the NAFDAC was notified by the World Health Organisation (WHO) of the circulation of the […]

COVID-19: Edo Has 11 Confirmed Cases

Edo State Government says it has recorded two new cases of Coronavirus, making a total of 11 confirmed cases in the State. The State’s Commissioner for Health, Dr Patrick Okundia, disclose this while addressing Newsmen in Benin on Monday, April 6, 2020. Dr Okundia said: “Our people have been told, but the message we are […]

COVID-19 Curfew: Kaduna Threatens Total Lockdown

Kaduna State Government has threatened violators of ongoing curfew to desist or Government will close the two-day window it has provided for residents to restock food supplies. Kaduna State Deputy Governor, Dr Hadiza Balarabe, who handed down this warning on Monday, April 6, 2020, said Government has ordered Security Agents to deal decisively with anybody […]

COVID-19: 137 Canadians Flown Out Of Nigeria

One hundred and thirty-seven Canadian nationals have been flown out of Nigeria via the Murtala Muhammed International Airport. The Canadians were on Monday morning, April 6, 2020, flown out of Lagos Airport on board an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 767 flight marked ET8201 with registration number ET-ALO. The Aircraft, however, took off at exactly 1129hrs to […]

COVID-19: Ayade Extends Stay At Home Order

As the initial two weeks stay at home order issued to Civil Servants in Cross River State expires on Tuesday, April 7, 2020, the State Governor, Senator Ben Ayade, has extended it by one week. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Media and Publicity, Mr Christian Ita, announced the extension in a statement in […]

Taraba Commissioner Dies

Taraba State Commissioner for Rural Electrification, Alexander Markus Senlo, is dead. Mr Senlo died after a brief illness. It was reported that the Commissioner, a former Local Government Council Chairman and two-time Commissioner, died in a Yola hospital.

COVID-19 Lockdown Order: All Attendees Of Funke Akindele’s Party To

Lagos State Government is to prosecute all those who attended Saturday’s birthday party hosted by Nollywood Star, Funke Akindele-Bello. The State Attorney-General, Mr Moyosore Onigbanjo (SAN) ), said on Monday, April 6, 2020, that they would be prosecuted for flouting social distancing regulation of the State. He made the disclosure in an interview with the […]