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COVID-19: Masquerader arrested for defying order, threatening cops

The Ogun State Police Command said it had arrested a masquerader for allegedly violating the federal and state governments’ directives on social distancing and public gatherings in order to prevent the spread of coronavirus...

I politely urge @DStvNg & @StarTimes_Ng to extend all EXISTING subscriptions by at least...

Give Nigerians free subscription, Keyamo tells MTN, DSTV, others by Fashola MC POSCABA Nigeria News. Your Nigerian Online News Source: Nigerianeye.com / 2020-03-31 08:56 The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, has asked direct...

COVID-19: Oyo discharges index case — Official

The Oyo State Government has discharged its COVID-19 index case. This was contained in a statement issued on Monday by Taiwo Adisa, Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, who tested positive for the virus...

COVID-19: UK pledges £75m to evacuate citizens from Nigeria, others

The British Mission in Nigeria says it is receiving expression of interest from its nationals in Nigeria who want to return to the United Kingdom. This is just as the UK Government pledged up to...

Exclusive: N38bn Cargopolis Airport Project: Concessionaire writes Benue Governor, threatens to sue

It began like a sweetheart, well structured business deal between the Benue State Government and a concessionaire, Cargopolis Development Company Ltd for the development of a cargopolis airport and related...

20 new cases of Coronavirus confirmed today, total cases in Nigeria shoot up to...

Nigeria’s National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday confirmed Twenty new cases of coronavirus in the country, bringing the total to 131. Twenty new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria; 13 in...

We have started distributing cash to poor Nigerians to ease coronavirus lockdown – FG

Sadiya Farouk, minister of humanitarian affairs, disaster management and social development, says the ministry has commenced cash transfer to poorest households in the country to cushion effect of the coronavirus pandemic. The minister said this...

“Drinking hot water won’t cleanse Coronavirus from system” – Immunologist warns, suggests better ways...

A professor of Immunology, Dr Ganiyu Arinola, says the assumption that drinking hot water will wash Coronavirus from the system is untrue. Arinola of the Department of Immunology, University of Ibadan, said this while speaking...

See coronavirus test result of Hon Elumelu and his family.

The Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon Ndudi Elumelu, on Monday, disclosed that he and members of his family have tested negative for coronavirus after a period of isolation in London, United...

TV Host, Tobi Akingbade recounts her horrific experience after surviving coronavirus .

UK-based Nigerian TV Host, Tobi Akingbade has taken to Twitter to recount her horrific experience after surviving coronavirus infection. Media personality, Tobi Akingbade The media personality revealed she contracted the deadly disease after coming in contact...

TV Host, Tobi Akingbade recounts her horrific experience after surviving coronavirus .

UK-based Nigerian TV Host, Tobi Akingbade has taken to Twitter to recount her horrific experience after surviving coronavirus infection. Media personality, Tobi Akingbade The media personality revealed she contracted the deadly disease after coming in contact...

“No need to panic,coronavirus could be defeated”-Coronavirus survivors

Two coronavirus survivors who were discharged on Monday from the Infectious Disease Centre, Yaba, Mainland Hospital, Lagos, have recounted their experience at the isolation centre. Though they did not mention their names, they spoke of...

Covid -19: NAFDAC chief orders chloroquine manufacturing

Prof Mojisola Christianah Adeyeye, PhD, FAS, Director General of National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has ordered manufacturing of Chloroquine, an old antimalarial, for emergency stock for possible clinical trial...

Oyo State Gov Seyi Makinde tests positive for coronavirus.

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has tested positive for Coronavirus. He announced this on Twitter this evening. He becomes the third Nigerian governor to test positive for the virus after Bala Mohammed of Bauchi...

Lockdown: Your ID Card is Your Pass, Minister Tells Journalists

All working journalists and other media staff in Lagos and Ogun states as well as the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) have been advised to use their valid Identity Cards to access their places of...

Moments NCDC Officials Picked Up A Suspected Coronavirus Patient In FESTAC (Video)

Health officials from the National Centre for Disease Control were captured on video picking up a suspected coronavirus patient from an estate in FESTAC, Lagos. This is coming after the Minister of Health confirmed the...

37 suspected Coronavirus patients arrested, quarantined in Ebonyi isolation centre

No fewer than 37 suspected coronavirus patients who invaded Ebonyi state through the Enugu state border were yesterday arrested and quarantined in Ebonyi isolation center, located at Unity Square Abakaliki. Recall that two persons were...

BREAKING: Nigeria records second death from coronavirus

The Nigerian Government has confirmed the second death from coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) in the country. This was announced by the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, on Monday, at the Presidential Task Force Press briefing...

“Go & Do Your Last Minute Shopping Now”- Governor Sanwo-Olu Tells Lagosians

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu Update on the Coronavirus -Covid19 by the Incident Commander, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu My dear Lagosians, greetings. 1) It has become necessary for me to address you, once again, on the serious challenge of Coronavirus,...

Mike Adenuga foundation donates #1.5Billion to fight against Covid-19 in Nigeria.

ike Adenuga, billionaire businessman and one of Africa’s richest entrepreneurs, has announced a donation of N1.5 billion towards the initiatives to combat the outbreak of the coronavirus in Nigeria. The amount, which is the highest...