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Davido says his fiancé Chioma has coronavirus

  Music star Davido said Friday that his fiancé has tested positive for the coronavirus. He made the announcement on his Twitter page. Hey everyone ! I came back recently from America after cancelling tour. My fiancé Chioma also came back from...

NNPC, Upstream operators, announce N11bn intervention to combat COVID-19

  An intervention fund of N11 billion ($30 million) has been announced by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and 31 players in the upstream sector of the nation’s  oil and gas value-chain to fight Coronavirus pandemic. The NNPC Group Managing...

Covid-19: Independent petrol marketers promise seamless products supply, distribution 

  The Independent Petroleum Marketers Association of Nigeria ( IPMAN) says it has made arrangements to sustain the supply and distribution of petroleum products during the current partial lockdown across the nation to curb Coronavirus The Chairman, Kano Branch of IPMAN,  Alhaji Bashir...

UCH doctors in self-isolation after being exposed to coronavirus patients

    Some doctors of the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, Oyo State capital have gone into self-isolation while others are being quarantined after they allegedly had contacts with some suspected coronavirus cases at the facility. Summarily, the outpatient clinics including Medicine,...

Covid-19 Pandemic: NARTO to Tanker Drivers : Stop Loading Fuel, Stay At Home

      In a bid to minimize exposure to COVID-19, tanker drivers have been directed to stay at home with effect from Friday, March 27 and stop loading fuel at the depots.   The employers of the drivers under the aeigis of the...

Large-Scale Disinfection Efforts Against Coronavirus Commence At The Presidential Villa

  The Presidency Thursday has been blasting disinfectant across wide areas of the presidential villa, including the office of President Muhammadu Buhari. The folks arrived at the Villa about 9.30am to commence the exercise, that would cover the entire Presidential Villa. They...

VP Osinbajo in self-isolation as COVID-19 task force tour Kyari office, others 

  Osinbajo believed to be in self-isolation The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 on Tuesday toured the Presidential Villa beginning from the office of the Chief Staff to the President, Abba Kyari. Kyari, on Monday tested positive to COVID-19. According to a...

Tokyo 2020 Olympics in Japan to be postponed

  The International Olympic Committee will postpone this summer’s Olympic Games in Tokyo until 2021 over the global coronavirus pandemic, after an official request to delay from Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe. Abe said that IOC chief Thomas Bach had agreed...

Wife of Anglican bishop, church secretary freed after being kidnapped by gunmen

    The wife an Anglican bishop and a church secretary have regained their freedom just over a week after they were kidnapped by gunmen in Kano state.   The two women were reportedly abducted by gunmen on March 10 when they attacked...

FIRS staff tests positive for coronavirus

  Salihu Umar, a staff of the Federal Inland Revenue Service, FIRS, said he has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. He tweeted, “I have just tested positive for COVID-19. At the moment, I am still under self-isolation as health personnel...
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Davido says his fiancé Chioma has coronavirus

  Music star Davido said Friday that his fiancé has tested positive for the coronavirus. He made the announcement on his...
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Epidemic of Fear: Addressing Misinformation and Panic in Infectious Disease Outbreaks – Dr. Oreh

  By Dr Adaeze Oreh A few weeks ago,Masaka,the last patient receiving treatment for Ebola, the deadly viral haemorrhagic disease was discharged in the Democratic Republic...

Obasanjo donates his 32-room Hilltop mansion for COVID-19 isolation centre 

  In a rare magnanimity, Nigeria's former President Olusegun Obasanjo has handed over his 32-room mansion at Presidential Hilltop, Abeokuta, Ogun State, to the state government with immediate...

US not recruiting foreign medical professionals – US Embassy Nigeria

  The U.S Mission in Nigeria Friday said the United States is not recruiting foreign medical professionals to assist COVID-19 response. The US Embassy said the...

NNPC, Upstream operators, announce N11bn intervention to combat COVID-19

  An intervention fund of N11 billion ($30 million) has been announced by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and 31 players in the upstream...