State regulators seek clear roles for NLRC…insist on global best practice

Gambling industry regulators under the aegis of the Association of State Gaming Regulators have called for…

COVID-19: FRSC arrests 144 drivers for overloading vehicles

  Pursuant to the need to mitigate the spread of corona virus amongst passengers, the Federal…

COVID-19: FG to bar interstate travels, fumigate cities, enforce containment measures

The Federal Government has said it is considering a ban on interstate and interstate travels,  closure…

Coronavirus: Sex workers bemoan low patronage…hold marathon prayer sessions

The coronavirus pandemic has begun to take its toll on commercial sex workers across Nigeria as…

UBA donates N5bn to COVID-19 relief support across Africa

United Bank for Africa Plc on  Thursday announced a donation of over N5 billion  ($14 million),…

Saudi shuts Riyadh, Mecca, Medina after second coronavirus death

Saudi Arabia on Wednesday sealed off the capital Riyadh and two of Islam’s holiest cities and…

Falana: FG needs legal backing to enforce regulations on COVID-19

Femi Falana, human rights lawyer, says the federal government needs legal backing to enforce its regulations…

COVID-19: IMF, World Bank suspend debt payments by Nigeria, others

The International Monetary Fund IMF and the World Bank on Wednesday announced a temporary suspension of…

Allow private hospitals to run coronavirus test, Dangote tells FG

President, Dangote Industries Ltd, Aliko Dangote, has advised that private laboratories should be allowed to run…

Coronavirus: Rivers, Kogi shut borders … Lagos denies lockdown

  The Rivers State Government said it would close its air sea and land borders with…

COVID-19: Army denies plan to enforce Nigeria lockdown

The Nigerian Army has debunked publications in some media platforms about a purported Federal Government’s plan…

COVID-19: Anthony Joshua in self-isolation as Prince Charles tests positive

Anthony Joshua has issued reassurances about his health after it emerged he met Prince Charles, who…

High Commissioner’s UK party: Two guests die + List of prominent Nigerians there

Two of the guests who attended the 80th birthday party of Nigeria’s High Commissioner to the…

COVID-19: Aero, Air Peace suspend flights services

Major local carriers, Air Peace and Aero Contractors  have suspended all flight services to support the…

Coronavirus: Niger gov self-isolates, family members to undergo testing

Abubakar Bello, governor of Niger state, has gone into self isolation after attending same event with…

10-year-old ‘who did not show symptoms’ of coronavirus tests positive in UK

A 10-year-old school girl who did not show any symptom of coronavirus has tested positive for…

Bauchi governor’s brother kidnapped

Adamu Mohammed Duguri, elder brother of Bala Mohammed, governor of Bauchi state, has been kidnapped. A…

Coronavirus: Osun senator, 20 judges in self-isolation

Ajibola Basiru, senator representing Osun central, and 20 judges in the state, have gone on self-isolation…

Coronavirus cases in Nigeria now 51 as infection spreads to Rivers

The number of coronavirus cases in Nigeria has reached 51, with five more persons infected. The…

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