Tags : Palliatives

COVID-19: “Second Phase Of Palliatives Distribution Will Commence Soon” -Gov.

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has said the second phase of distribution of palliatives to vulnerable people in the State will soon commence, having conclude the distribution of palliatives to the poorest of the poor. Governor Makinde disclosed this on Friday, May 29, 2020, while featuring on BCOS live programme where he highlighted his […]

COVID-19: Makinde Kick-Starts Distribution Of Relief Materials To 90,000 Households

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, kickstarted the distribution of relief materials to 90,000 households identified as the poorest of the poor, to cushion the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Governor kicked off the distribution of the palliatives in Igboora, Ibarapa North Local Government Area and commended the people of Ibarapa Zone for […]

Coronavirus: Katsina Govt Orders Civil Servants To Resume Work

Katsina State Government has directed Civil Servants in Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to start reporting to work from ten o’clock in the morning to two o’clock in the afternoon on weekdays. In a statement by the Head of the State Civil Service, Mr Idris Usman Tune, the directive was sequel to approval from the State […]

Coronavirus: Ekiti Extends Lockdown, Orders Citizens To Wear Facemasks

Ekiti State Government has extended the COVID-19 lockdown and the curfew placed on movement in the State by two weeks. The State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, gave the order in a statement issued by the Secretary to the State Government, Mr Biodun Oyebanji, on Monday, April 13, 2020. The Governor noted that the renewed lockdown […]

(WATCH) Femi Falana Reacts To National Lockdown, Other Issues

There must be a review on lockdown guidelines to allow for the provision of more essential services and cushioning the effects of lockdown occasioned by the spread of Coronavirus pandemic. Human Rights Lawyer, Mr Femi Falana, SAN, expressed this view while contributing to BCOS daily Breakfast Television programme, ‘AM120’, on Monday, April 13, 2020. He […]

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 […]

Oyo State School-On-Air: Airtel To Give 500MB Data To Each

The Oyo State Task Force has disclosed that the School-on-Air programme is designed to fill the gap for Students in SS3. The acting Chairman of the State COVID-19 Task Force, Prof. Temitope Alonge, disclosed this in a statement released on Saturday, April 4, 2020, shortly after the regular review meeting of the Task Force. Prof. […]