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Ecuador city runs out of coffins amid COVID-19 crisis

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Comments

Soaring numbers of COVID-19 deaths in Ecuador's second city Guayaquil have led to a shortage of coffins, forcing locals to resort to using cardboard boxes, city authorities said... Read More →

Bronx zoo tiger tests positive for coronavirus

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Comments

A tiger at New York’s Bronx Zoo has tested positive for COVID-19, the institution said Sunday and is believed to have contracted the virus from a caretaker who was asymptomatic at the... Read More →

Pipeline explosion averted in Aboru, Lagos

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Comments

The Agbado/Oke Odo Unit of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it averted an oil pipeline explosion in the Aboru, Agbado/Oke Odo Local Council Development Area (LCDA), Lagos... Read More →

How Nigerian Banks have fared in serving customers in COVID-19 era

Sun Apr 5th, 2020     Comments

When President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday, March 30 2020, in his much-anticipated nationwide broadcast declared total lockdown in Lagos, Ogun and Abuja as a measure to contain the fast-spreading... Read More →

NCDC denies Funke Akindele as brand ambassador

Sun Apr 5th, 2020     Comments

Kindly Share This Story: By David Royal The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has denied the engagement of any brand ambassador as part of its social awareness for the fight against the... Read More →

Nigeria reports eight new coronavirus cases, total now 232

Sun Apr 5th, 2020     Comments

Kindly Share This Story: By David Royal The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported eight new cases of coronavirus in Nigeria, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 232. The... Read More →

Efforts ongoing to apprehend Funke’s husband, others for violating Social Distancing order – Gawat

Sun Apr 5th, 2020     Comments

Kindly Share This Story: By David Royal The Senior Special Assistant (SSA) to the Governor of Lagos State on New Media, Gawat Jubril on Sunday evening said that the Lagos state government is... Read More →

JUST IN: NCDC reports eight new coronavirus cases in Nigeria, total now 232

Sun Apr 5th, 2020     Comments

Kindly Share This Story: By David Royal The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported eight new cases of coronavirus in Nigeria, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 232. The... Read More →

Boris Johnson in hospital for precautionary COVID-19 tests

Sun Apr 5th, 2020     Comments

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was taken to hospital on Sunday for tests, his office said, 10 days after he tested positive for coronavirus. "On the advice of his doctor, the Prime Minister... Read More →

Nigerian private sectors unite in the fight against COVID-19

Sun Apr 5th, 2020     Comments

It’s no news how the new coronavirus, (COVID-19) is ravaging many countries of the world, Nigeria inclusive. As there’s currently no vaccine to prevent the coronavirus disease,... Read More →