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JUST IN: NCDC announces 12 new cases of COVID-19, total now 151

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Kindly Share This Story: By David Royal The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Wednesday afternoon announced that 12 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the country. In a tweet on its...

Wed Apr 1st, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Saving Nigerians from the Wuhan virus

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Lagos, Africa’s largest city and Nigeria’s economic capital woke up on 31st March 2020 AD and found herself up against a bright day with rooftops glistening in the sun blazing overhead...

Wed Apr 1st, 2020     Read More →

‘How shortage of gas will cripple power generation in Nigeria’

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Amid rising tension from the outbreak of Coronavirus pandemic and the shrinking activities across oil fields, there are indications that Nigerians may end up in darkness due to shortage of...

Wed Apr 1st, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Inflation hits prices of food commodities in FCT

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Prices of food items have shut-up in some parts of the Federal Capital Territory due to the coronavirus pandemic ravaging the globe in recent times. A market survey conducted at Lugbe, a satellite...

Mon Mar 30th, 2020     Read More →

Amid Gov. Mohammed’s coronavirus attack, Bauchi lawmakers plot speaker’s removal

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There are indications that majority members of Bauchi State House of Assembly are keen on reversing the election of the Speaker, Alhaji Abubakar Suleiman, through the window provided by the...

Mon Mar 30th, 2020     Read More →

UPDATED: UI College of Medicine Provost, deputy test positive for COVID-19

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Kindly Share This Story: By Adeola Badru THE provost and deputy provost of the University of Ibadan, UI, College of Medicine, Professors Ezekiel Olapade-Olaopa and Obafunke Denloye, have tested...

Sun Mar 29th, 2020     Read More →

Fayemi orders lockdown in Ekiti, shuts borders

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Gov. Kayode Fayemi of Ekiti on Sunday announced a lockdown in the state, directing residents to stay at home from Monday. The governor in a broadcast imposed a ban on all commercial activities as...

Sun Mar 29th, 2020     Read More →

BREAKING: UI College of Medicine Provost, deputy test positive for COVID-19

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Kindly Share This Story: By Adeola Badru THE provost and deputy provost of the University of Ibadan, UI, College of Medicine, Professors Ezekiel Olapade-Olaopa and Obafunke Denloye, have tested...

Sun Mar 29th, 2020     Read More →

Immigration boss Babandede tests positive for coronavirus

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Nigerian Immigration Service boss Muhammed Babandede Sunday said he has tested positive for the new coronavirus, joining the growing list of high-profile Nigerians who have tested positive for the...

Sun Mar 29th, 2020     Read More →

How farmers can survive Covid-19 pandemic

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With the ravaging Covid-19 pandemic, the country is gradually heading towards a lockdown, as markets, farmers’ marts and superstores are gradually closing operations. Customers’...

Sun Mar 29th, 2020     Read More →

JUST IN: Nigeria records eight fresh cases of coronavirus, total now 97

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Kindly Share This Story:By Gabriel Olawale Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC has announced eight new cases of coronavirus in Nigeria taking the total confirmed cases to 97. “Eight new...

Sat Mar 28th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC receives 4 ambulances from Aliko Dangote foundation for response activities in Lagos

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said it has received four ambulances from the Aliko Dangote Foundation to support the COVID-19 pandemic response activities in Lagos State. The NCDC...

Sat Mar 28th, 2020     Read More →

Ondo police reveals cause of Akure explosion

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Kindly Share This Story: By Dayo Johnson ONDO state police command has confirmed that the explosion was caused when a truck conveying explosives to a quarry company in Edo state exploded at the...

Sat Mar 28th, 2020     Read More →

NDLEA seize 9.4 kg exhibits from drug peddlers in Imo

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The National Drug Law Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) Imo command, has seized 9.37 kg exhibits from alleged drug peddlers in different parts of the state. NDLEA Commander in the state, Mr Nse Inam,...

Fri Mar 27th, 2020     Read More →

Death toll from Lassa fever outbreak hits 193

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Chikwe Ihekweazu The death toll from the Lassa fean outbreak of Lassa fever has risen to 173, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said. The NCDC said that this represents a Case...

Fri Mar 27th, 2020     Read More →