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JUST IN: Nigeria records six new cases of COVID-19, total now 238

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Kindly Share This Story: By Gabriel Olawale Nigeria Center for Disease Control has announced six new cases of coronavirus as total confirmed cases jump to 238. According to NCDC on its official...

Mon Apr 6th, 2020     Read More →

NAFDAC uncovers establishment selling expired Agro-chemical inputs in Borno

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The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) said it had uncovered an establishment engaged in the alleged illegal sale of unwholesome and expired agrochemical inputs...

Thu Apr 2nd, 2020     Read More →

Ayade issues executive orders on COVID-19 response

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Cross River State Governor Ben Ayade Photo:NANGov. Ben Ayade of Cross River has issued Executive Orders in the state following the prevalence of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in...

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 →

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: 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 →

Gov Ortom imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew on Benue

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Gov Samuel Ortom has imposed a dusk-to-dawn curfew on Benue to curtail further spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in the state. Ortom announced the curfew in a radio broadcast to the state on Sunday...

Mon Mar 30th, 2020     Read More →

Stop all physical interviews, Oyo NUJ warns members

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The Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Oyo State Council, has urged its members to stop all physical interviews to prevent being infected by COVID-19. The warning was issued through a statement...

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 →

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 →

Benue records first COVID-19 case, takes proactive steps to curtail spread

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The Benue Government on Saturday announced the state’s first case of COVID-19 in Makurdi, the state capital. Gov Samuel Ortom made the announcement at a press briefing in Makurdi shortly...

Sat Mar 28th, 2020     Read More →