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86 Nigerians Arrive Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport

Eighty six Nigerians have arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, via Air Sudan. The Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Mrs Abike Dabiri-Erewa, disclosed this in a tweet on Friday, July 3, 2020, but did not reveal where they returned from. According to the NIDCOM Boss, the returnees will go on […]

COVID-19: NCDC Confirms 338 New Cases, Total Infections Now 5,959

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed that the Country has recorded 338 new cases of the novel Coronavirus. In a tweet on its official handle late Sunday, May 17, 2020, the NCDC said Lagos State had recorded 177 new cases, while Kano State has 64 cases. Other regions with new cases include […]

Isolation Centres: CBCN Donate Over 400 Hospitals

The Catholic Bishop Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) has offered over 400 Health Facilities across the Nation to now be used as COVID-19 Isolation Centres. Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Mr Boss Mustapha disclosed this at the Presidential Task Force briefing on Monday, May 11, 2020. He disclosed that the facilities can now be […]

COVID-19: NCDC Confirms 381 New Cases, Total Infections Now 3,526

Nigeria has recorded 381 new cases of the Coronavirus, bringing the total number of infections in the Country to 3,526. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), confirmed this in a tweet on Thursday, May 7, 2020. Of the new cases, 183 are in Lagos State, 55 in Kano State, 44 in Jigawa State, while […]

F.G Says Anyone Found Without Face Mask Will Be Prosecuted

The Federal Government has announced that anyone found moving about without a facemask will be prosecuted. This was disclosed in a document by the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 on Friday, May 1, 2020, as part of the guidelines it released for the implementation of the phased and gradual easing of the lockdown. The […]

ENEMIES OF THE STATE: Femi Adesina Reacts To Leaked Drafted

You have possibly watched the 1998 action-thriller film with the above title, starring Will Smith. It was the box office hit story about a group of people plotting to kill an American Congressman, and the tape of the plot was discovered. Well, an Enemy of the State struck in Nigeria on Monday, but this time, […]

COVID-19: Minister Says 113 Health Workers Are Infected

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire has revealed that 113 health workers have been infected with the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Dr Ehanire who made the announcement during the Presidential Task Force briefing on Thursday, April 30, 2020, said the rapid speed of Coronavirus community transmission is a major concern for the PTF, but a bigger […]

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SGF Apologises For Violating COVID-19 Protocols During Abba Kyari’s Burial

The Secretary General of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha, has apologised over violations that took place during the burial of the late Chief of Staff to the President, Mr Abba Kyari. Mr Mustapha, who is also the Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, says it is regrettable that social distancing was not observed […]

“My Administration’s Approach To Coronavirus Is In Two Steps” –

President Muhammadu Buhari has explained that his administration’s approach to the Coronavirus has remained in two steps which include protecting the lives of citizens and residents in the country, as well preserving the livelihoods of workers and business owners. He stressed that considering this, with a careful review of the briefings and reports from the […]

Presidential Task Force Gives Update On COVID-19

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 is giving an update on the outbreak of coronavirus in the country. The briefing is ongoing in Abuja with the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, giving the opening remark. Also at the gathering are the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, as well as the […]