Ex-Ogun commissioner, Olopade tests positive for COVID-19

Former Ogun State Commissioner of Youth and Sports, Bukola Olopade, has confirmed testing positive to the…

Lagos converts stadium to isolation centre

The Lagos State Government is setting up a makeshift isolation centre at the Onikan Stadium, it…

Anambra Catholic priest found dead in car

A Catholic priest in Anambra State, simply identified as Rev. Fr. Okeke Odogwu, has reportedly died…

COVID-19: Ignore debate about numbers, stay at home – CAN

The Christian Association of Nigeria says people should ignore the debates about the number of people…

Brutality: Two DPOs, others under investigation

The Zamfara State Police Command has commenced investigation of an alleged manhandling of one Sule Dan…

Buhari healthy, fully in charge – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari is healthy and fully in charge of the affairs of the nation, the…

BUA founder, Abdul Samad Rabiu, donates N1b to COVID-19 response in Nigeria

To strengthen national response to COVID-19 in Nigeria, industrialist and founder of BUA Group, Abdul Samad…

COVID-19: Two foreigners on vessel among Lagos 12 new cases

Two foreign nationals were among the 12 newly confirmed cases of Coronavirus Disease in Lagos, it…

Orji Kalu to remain in prison as appeal court upholds his conviction

Orji Uzor Kalu, former governor of Abia state and chief whip of the senate, will remain…

Coronavirus can be sexually transmitted, says health minister

Osagie Ehanire, Minister of Health, says he believes that coronavirus can be transmitted sexually. Speaking at…

COVID-19: Buhari orders release of N5bn, evacuation of Nigerians from Congo

  President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the prompt release of N5 billion special intervention fund requested…

N100,000 fine, jail term for coronavirus lockdown defaulters in Lagos

The Lagos State House of Assembly on Thursday passed into law an emergency bill to help…

Nigeria’s coronavirus cases hit 65 … 12 new patients in Lagos, two in Abuja

Nigeria has recorded 14 new cases of the coronavirus, bringing the total number to 65. The…

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…

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