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Ondo Assembly Suspends Deputy Speaker

Deputy Speaker of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Hon Irioju Ogundeji and Hon Adewale Williams have been suspended by the leadership of the assembly. Both lawmakers were among the nine lawmakers that kicked against impeachment move against Deputy Governor of the state, Hon Agboola Ajayi. They were suspended for alleged unruly behaviour. 14 members […]

PDP Implores Ondo Deputy Gov, Agboola To Resign From Office

After leaving the All Progressives Congress (APC) party on which platform he was elected, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) has advised Ondo State Deputy Governor, Mr Agboola Ajayi, to resign from office. Mr Ajayi decamped to the PDP from the ruling party, APC recently. The PDP South-West Publicity Secretary, Mr Ayo Fadaka, who spoke on […]

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 779 New Cases As Total Infections Exceed

Nigeria has recorded 779 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing its total infections to 24,077. This was confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control via a tweet on its official Twitter handle on Saturday, June 27, 2020. Saturday’s new cases marked the highest daily increase since the health agency started reporting COVID-19 infections […]

Nine Passengers Abducted By Gunmen In Ondo

Gunmen have abducted nine passengers close to Isua-Akoko in Akoko South East Local Government Area of Ondo State. The passengers were said to be travelling from Abuja to Lagos in a Toyota Litace space vehicle when the hoodlums emerged from a nearby bush and rounded them off, abandoning the vehicle at the scene. The Public […]

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. […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 193 New Cases Total Infections Now 5,162

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has recorded 193 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections to 5162. The new figures were confirmed by the centre in a tweet late Thursday, May 14, 2020. According to the NCDC, 58 of the new cases were in Lagos, 46 were recorded in Kano, […]

COVID-19: NCDC Reports 242 New Cases, Total Infections Now 4,641

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 242 new cases of the novel Coronavirus. This brings the total confirmed infections to 4,641 in the Country. In a tweet late on Monday, May 11, 2020, the NCDC reported 88 new cases in Lagos State, 64 in Kano State, 49 in Katsina State and 13 in […]

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. […]

Nigeria Reports Highest Single-Day COVID-19 Cases, Seven More Deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported the highest figure of COVID-19 cases recorded in a day. In a late-night tweet on Thursday, April 30, 2020, the Agency revealed that a total of 204 new infections were reported across the country, which stands as the peak since the beginning of the outbreak in […]