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Makinde sacks aide who posted photos of Lagos State project on coronavirus for Oyo

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Oyo State governor Seyi Makinde has sacked his aide on digital media Muritala Adigun. “I wish to convey the approval of His Excellency, Governor Seyi Mahlnde, on the termination of your...

Sat Mar 28th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Makinde declares partial lockdown in Oyo

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The Oyo state governor on Friday declared a partial lockdown in the state. Makinde said that from Sunday night, March 29, 2020, all markets will be closed except those selling perishable food...

Sat Mar 28th, 2020     Read More →

'I struggled to breathe:' Dybala reveals coronavirus nightmare

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Juventus star Paulo Dybala revealed Friday how he "struggled to breathe" after contracting coronavirus which has killed over 9,000 people in Italy. The Argentine international announced last...

Fri Mar 27th, 2020     Read More →

Lagos-Ibadan rail: LASG closes Jibowu, Yaba level crossings

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The Lagos State Government says it will be closing down the Jibowu and Yaba Level Crossings for laying of tracks on the right side of the new standard rail line. The Public Affairs Unit of the...

Fri Mar 27th, 2020     Read More →

UPDATED: Lagos to discharge six COVID-19 patients

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Kindly Share This Story: The Special Assistant to the Lagos State Governor on Health, Dr Tunde Ajayi, on Thursday via his twitter handle disclosed that six of the patients at the Infectious...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

Shutdown beckons

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Medical experts and the Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS), yesterday, joined the call by First Lady Aisha Buhari for a total shut down of the country.This was as a new study published yesterday in...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

Governors’ Forum DG, wife embark on self-isolation

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• NGF secretariat asks staff to join • Govs cancel meeting • Kwara govt closes mosques, churches, motor-parks over COVID-19 • Oyo to shut its borders, may suspend operation of...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

How insecurity threatens Nigeria’s rice export plans

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Rice is a goldmine. In fact, it is gold. It means staple for millions of people and it costs the millions a large portion of their disposable incomes. And Asian countries which have perfected...

Thu Mar 26th, 2020     Read More →

COVID-19: Oyo APC suspends political activities for 2 weeks

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Mr Akin Oke, chairman, Oyo State All Progressives Congress (APC) Working Committee, says the party has suspended all political activities as part of efforts to curtail the spread of the...

Wed Mar 25th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari approves procedure for appointment of new Perm Secs

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President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the procedure for the appointment of new permanent secretaries to fill the existing vacancies in 16 states of the federation. In a statement signed by Mrs...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

Buhari's chief of staff Abba Kyari tests positive for coronavirus

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The Chief of Staff of the Nigerian president, Abba Kyari, has tested positive for coronavirus, multiple sources said on Tuesday. Kyari, a close ally to President Muhammadu Buhari, was away in...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

JUST IN: COVID-19 confirmed cases now 42 in Nigeria

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Two new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Nigeria. 1 is in Lagos State & 1 in Ogun According to NCDC, one case is a returning traveller. The second case is contact of a previously...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

Oyo-Ita, eight others get N200m bail in alleged N570m fraud suit

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The immediate past Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (HoCSF), Winifred Oyo-Ita, yesterday got a NI00 million bail in the N570 million fraud suit initiated against her and eight others by...

Tue Mar 24th, 2020     Read More →

Nigeria's coronavirus cases now 40

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Four new cases of #COVID19 have been confirmed in Nigeria. Out of the four new cases, 3 are in Lagos State, 1 new case was recorded in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). This brought confirmed...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →

(Updated) Covid-19: FG shuts land borders, suspends FEC, Council of State meetings

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Kindly Share This Story:Boss Mustapha By Omeiza Ajayi As the battle to contain the deadly Coronavirus rages, the Federal Government has suspended its weekly Federal Executive Council FEC meetings...

Mon Mar 23rd, 2020     Read More →