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[JUST IN] COVID-19: Osun discharges index case, as Oyetola seeks 30 days national lockdown

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Kindly Share This Story:…Says state needs FG’s intervention for victims’ treatment Gboyega Oyetola By Shina Abubakar Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola has advocated total...

Sun Apr 5th, 2020     Read More →

Policemen guarding isolation centre in Ejigbo lament poor welfare, lack of protective wares

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Kindly Share This Story: By Shina Abubakar Policemen guarding the Ejigbo isolation centre have lamented over what they termed poor welfare and lack of protective wares for the discharge of their...

Sat Apr 4th, 2020     Read More →

Pregnant British PM's fiancee tests positive for coronavirus

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Carrie Symonds, the pregnant fiancee of British prime minister Boris Johnson, has tested positive for coronavirus, reports in British media said on Saturday. “I’ve spent the past week...

Sat Apr 4th, 2020     Read More →

Missing Osun COVID-19 patient found - Government

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The Osun government says it has found the missing COVID-19 patient who reportedly absconded from the Isolation Centre in Ejigbo in the early hours of Saturday. Mrs Funke Egbemode, the...

Sat Apr 4th, 2020     Read More →

Osun Government debunks report on missing six Covid-19 patients

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Osun Government has denied a report that six patients who tested positive for COVID-19 have escaped from the Ejigbo isolation centre in the state. Mr Ismail Omipidan, the Chief Press Secretary to...

Sat Apr 4th, 2020     Read More →

Only one returnee COVID-19 patient is missing, not six – Osun Govt

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Kindly Share This Story: Shina Abubakar Osogbo The Osun State Government has disclosed that only a returnee among the isolated coronavirus victim in Ejigbo is missing against the six earlier...

Sat Apr 4th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Angst, despair, hope…As more states lockdown

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Security operatives enforcing the stay at home order in Osun State. PHOTO: NAJEEM RAHEEM “My family will die of hunger if I adhere to this lockdown. As at when I left home around 12noon, my...

Sat Apr 4th, 2020     Read More →

JUST IN: Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases hit 210 with 4 deaths recorded, 25 discharged

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Kindly Share This Story: By David Royal The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC has confirmed that the country’s coronavirus cases have now risen to 210 on Friday, with four deaths...

Fri Apr 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria confirms 20 coronavirus cases, toll rises to 210

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control Friday night confirmed 20 new cases of coronavirus. “Twenty new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 11 in Lagos, 3 in the FCT, 3 in Edo, 2 in...

Fri Apr 3rd, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: INEC deploys 100 vehicles in six states for contact tracing

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The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has deployed about 100 of its vehicles in six states to support the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on combating Coronavirus. The commission...

Fri Apr 3rd, 2020     Read More →

Two to die by hanging in Osun for killing final year student

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Justice Jide Falola of Osun High Court sitting in Ikirun has sentenced two men to death by hanging for murder. Falola, in his judgement on Thursday, said the prosecution counsel proved his case...

Thu Apr 2nd, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Ondo to close borders Thursday, declares 3-day fast

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The Ondo State Government has ordered the closure of its borders to the neighbouring states of Ekiti, Osun, Kogi, Edo and Ogun from Thursday as a precautionary measure against the COVID-19. Mr...

Thu Apr 2nd, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: NCDC working with affected states to identify cases, confirmed cases 174 – DG

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), says its primary strategy is to work with affected states in the identification of cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic outbreak in the...

Thu Apr 2nd, 2020     Read More →

US virus deaths pass 5,000

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The US death toll from the coronavirus pandemic topped 5,000 late Wednesday, according to a running tally from Johns Hopkins University. At about 0235 GMT Thursday, 5,116 people had died, the...

Thu Apr 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria's cases of coronavirus rise to 174

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Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed 23 new cases of coronavirus. “Twenty-three new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 9 in Lagos, 7 in the FCT, 5 in Akwa Ibom, 1...

Wed Apr 1st, 2020     Read More →