Category: National News

COVID19: Tension In Osun As 9 More Cases Confirmed

Fear has gripped residents of Osun State following the confirmation of another nine cases of the dreaded coronavirus (COVID-19) ravaging the world. The new cases...

COVID-19 Lockdown: Governors Mandate Slams Hike In Electricity Tariff, Canvasses Free Cable TV Subscription

OBIOMA OGBONNAYA, LAGOS Amidst the ongoing lockdown of many states arising from the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission...

COVID-19: Nigeria’s Recovery Toll Now 8 As Lagos State Discharges 5 Patients 

Lagos State government yesterday discharged five formerly positive #COVID19 patients from the state’s Infectious Disease Hospital (IDH) Yaba, after treatment and...

COVID-19: Governors Resort to Teleconference Meeting 

Develop Strategy To Share Essential Services Across States Determined to mitigate the spread of the dreaded Coronavirus pandemic, the 36 governors of the federation have...

Covid-19: NAFDAC Orders Production of Chloroquine, Possible Clinical Trial

Lagos State To Start Clinical Trial On Chloroquine The Director General, National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) Prof. Mojisola Christiana...

Anambra: APC Says Hunger May Kill Faster Than Coronavirus over Closure of Markets

The All Progressive Congress (APC) in Anambra State has said that the outright closure of markets by the state government over coronavirus pandemic may trigger acute...

Benue Not Ready to Tackle COVID-19

Just as the government of Benue state has stated its desire to inaugurate Action Committees on COVID-19 in the 23 Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the state, it has been...

COVID-19: Seek Traditional, Spiritual Solutions To Curtail Spread, Traditionalists Tell Buhari, Governors

As governments, groups, professionals, agencies and experts continue to search for remedies to curtail the spread of the deadly Coronavirus also known as Covid-19,...

COVID-19: Obasanjo Donates 32-room Former Residence As Isolation Centre

As part of his own contribution, former President Olusegun Obasanjo has donated his 32-room former residence at the Olusegun Osoba Hilltop to be used as isolation centre...

COVID-19: FG Confirms One Death, 42 Cases 

32 Clinically Stable With Mild Symptoms, 1 Patient On Oxygen All Health Facilities To Be On High Alert Bans All International Flights More Measures May Be Introduced...