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Six People Reportedly Killed As Bandits Attack Another Zamfara Community

No fewer than six persons have been reportedly killed by suspected armed bandits in Gora Namaye community under Maradun Local Government area of Zamfara State. A source told Channels TV that the bandits invaded the community between 3:00 and 4:00 pm on Friday, July 9, 2021, and started shooting sporadically, killing six persons, injuring several […]

Auto Parts Market Inferno: “We’ll Take Best Decision In The

Oyo State Government will soon take decisions that will be of good benefits to all stakeholders of Araromi Auto Spare Parts Market Agodi Gate, Ibadan that was recently razed by fire. The State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde, made the promise during a stakeholders meeting which was held at the Government House, Agodi, Ibadan. The meeting […]

Benue Governor Tests Positive For COVID-19

The Benue State Governor, Mr Samuel Ortom, has tested positive for COVID-19.  A statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Terver Akase, disclosed on Wednesday, January 27, 2021, that the Governor’s result turned positive after a close aide also returned positive in the last few weeks; noting that the Governor did not show any symptoms […]

COVID-19: Oyo Releases Testing Centres Across State, Urges Residents To

The Emergency Operations Centre, EOC, of the Oyo State COVID-19 Task Force, has released a list of locations where residents of the State can undertake COVID-19 test across the State. According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, Mr Taiwo Adisa, the list of centres was ratified on Monday, September […]

Lagos Discharges 93 More COVID-19 Patients

Lagos State Govt has discharged 93 more COVID-19 patients from its Lagos facilities to reunite with their families and the society. This was disclosed in a statement by the State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Monday, June 29, 2020. The discharged patients comprise of 16 females and 77 males out of which 11 are foreign nationals. […]

Governor Makinde Congratulates Soun Of Ogbomosoland At 94

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has congratulated the Soun of Ogbomosoland, Oba Oladunni Oyewumi Ajagungbade III, on the occasion of his 94th birthday. According to a statement signed by his Chief Press Secretary, Mr Taiwo Adisa, on Wednesday, May 27, 2020, Governor Makinde described Sọ̀ún of Ogbomoṣọ as a leader and Royal Father with […]

Fayemi, Deputy, Ekiti Political Appointees To Slash Salaries By 50%

Ekiti State Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, has directed that salaries of all political appointees in the State be slashed by 50 per cent with immediate effect. The Commissioner for Information and Values Orientation in the State, Mr Muyiwa Olumilua, confirmed this in a statement forwarded to Channels Television on Tuesday, April 28, 2020. He explained that the […]

COVID-19 Pandemic: “We’ll Explore Local Solutions” —Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde has said the State will explore home-grown solutions towards the prevention and cure of COVID-19. Engr Makinde added that since Nigerians have always had their ways of dealing with flu, catarrh and cough, in ways different from the Western world, the State would explore avenues and find a cure. […]

Lagos Govt Cautions Residents Against Stigmatising Discharged COVID-19 Patients

The Lagos State Government has caution residents against stigmatising those who have been discharged after recovering from Coronavirus in the State. It, however, appealed to the people to show love to the discharged persons and encourage them after recovering from the disease. The State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, stated this on Sunday, April 5, 2020, […]

COVID-19: Oyo State Governor Imposes Dusk To Dawn Curfew

In his efforts to containg the Coronavirus pandemic in Oyo State, the State Governor, Engr Seyi Makinde, has imposed a dusk to dawn curfew from 7:00pm to 6:00am. According to a tweet by the Governor on Friday, March 27, 2020, there is also ban on gatherings of more than ten people in the State. Governor […]