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INEC Declares Attacks On Offices As National Emergency

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has said the attacks on its facilities are now a national emergency. The Commission came to the conclusion after an emergency session on Monday, May 24, 2021, hours after its Office in Igboeze South Local Government area of Enugu State was razed. This was disclosed in a statement issued […]

Nigeria Records 566 New Cases Of COVID-19, As Total Infections,

Nigeria has recorded 566 new cases of the novel coronavirus late Monday, June 29, 2020, bringing the total number of infections to 25,133. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the new figures via its verified Twitter handle. Giving a breakdown of the cases, the NCDC noted that the five states with the highest […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 675 New Cases

Nigeria has recorded 675 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections to 20,919. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control disclosed this via ita offical twitter handle on Monday, June 22, 2020. According to the health agency, 7,109 patients have been successfully treated and discharged while 525 have died from the virus. […]

Nigeria Records 436 New Cases Of COVID-19, As Total Infections,

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 436 new cases, as the total number of infections exceed 20,000. The NCDC disclosed this in a tweet, on Sunday, June 21, 2020. According to the agency, of the new cases, 169 were recorded in Lagos, 52 in Oyo and 31 in Plateau. Other affected states […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 229 New Cases, Total Infections Now 8,068

Nigeria has recorded 229 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total infection in the country to 8,068. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the new cases via a tweet through its official handle late Monday, May 25, 2020. Of the 229 cases in the country; Lagos-90Katsina-27Imo-26Kano-23FCT-14Plateau-12Ogun-9Delta-7Borno-5Rivers-5Oyo-4Gombe-3Osun-2Anambra-1Bayelsa-1 This takes the country’s total infections […]

Oyo Records Six New Cases Of Coronavirus

Oyo State has recorded six new Coronavirus cases, bringing the number of confirmed cases in the State to 29. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control made the disclosure in a post on its Twitter handle on Friday, May 1, 2020. The post also disclosed that the State has also recorded nine recoveries and two deaths. […]

Imo Building Collapse: Officials Recover Two More Bodies

Two more dead bodies have been recovered from the rubble of a collapsed building in Owerri, the Imo State capital. A Team of rescue officials comprising the Red Cross and Owerri Capital Development Authority evacuated the bodies from the scene of the incident on Friday, May 1, 2020. The number of persons killed in the […]

An Eight-Storey Building Collapses, Kills Two People In Imo

At least two persons have died after an eight-storey building collapsed in Imo State. The building, located along the Yar’ Adua Drive in Owerri, the State capital, was said to have been under construction at the time of the incident on Thursday, April 30, 2020. Channels TV reports that rescue operations are currently ongoing and […]

INEC Office In Imo On Fire After Supplementary Elections

The office of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) in Orlu local government area of Imo state has been set ablaze by unknown persons. The Imo State Police Public Relations Officer, Orlando Ikeokwu, said the incident happened in the early hours of Monday, February 3, 2020, as no casualty was recorded, but electoral materials and […]