Sunday, 12 July, 2020

Day: June 2, 2020


Baba Tela Bauchi State deputy governor, Baba Tela, has tested positive for COVID-19. This followed tests carried out on him by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control after exhibiting noticeable symptoms of the disease. According to a statement by Mukhtar Read more…


The Lagos State Government has discharged 33 more COVID-19 patients from its isolation centres after they recovered and tested negative to the virus. This was disclosed by the Lagos State Ministry of Health via its Twitter handle @LSMOH on Tuesday. Read more…


CLEEN Foundation has asked Nigerians to obey the physical distancing guideline and other established protocols put in place to curb the spread of Coronavirus in the country. The organisation in a statement by its Executive Director, Benson Olugbuo, on Tuesday asked for Read more…


241 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in Nigeria on Tuesday, June 2, 2020.  According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), 142 cases were recorded in Lagos, 15 in Oyo, 13 in FCT, 12 in Kano, 11 in Read more…


The Nigeria Center for Disease Control has announced the confirmation of 241 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 10819. NCDC made the announcement through its Twitter handle on Tuesday night. The Read more…


… .Allegations against me trumped-up, AfDB President PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday assured the President of African Development Bank, AfDB, Dr Akinwumi Adesina that Nigeria and himself are solidly behind him in his bid to get re-elected. President Buhari gave Read more…


Muritala Muhammud International Airport, Lagos The Nigerian Government has named airports where domestic flights will resume as announced by the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19. Musa Nuhu, Director-General of the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority, in a statement on Tuesday said Read more…


FILE PHOTO: A family photo of the Kolawoles Temitope Kolawole, father of the one-year-old boy, Gold Eniola Kolawole, who went missing at a popular church, Sotitobire Miracle Centre, in Akure, Ondo State, has testified before a magistrate‚Äôs court in the Read more…


*Says Nigeria will work with other leaders, stakeholders to ensure Adesina’s reelection President Muhammadu Buhari has said Nigeria will stand solidly behind Dr Akinwumi Adesina in his bid to get re-elected as President of the African Development Bank (AfDB). The Read more…


President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigeria will stand solidly behind Akinwumi Adesina in his bid to get re-elected as President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) The president spoke at the State House, Abuja, Tuesday, while hosting Mr Adesina. “In 2015, Read more…