Lagos gov directs doctors to treat malaria-like symptoms as COVID-19

Following the increase in the number of recorded cases of coronavirus in Nigeria, the Lagos State…

FCMB founder, Subomi Balogun, donates N5bn children’s hospital to UCH

Founder of First City Monument Bank Group, Otunba Olasubomi Balogun, has donated the Otunba Tunwase National…

COVID-19: PTF warns that Nigeria may lock down again

The presidential taskforce (PTF) on COVID-19 has asked Nigerians to do everything possible to avoid a…

Yahaya Bello rejects COVID-19 vaccine, says it is meant to kill

Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi state, has discouraged the use of COVID-19 vaccine, falsely stating that…

FG releases N10bn to support local production of COVID-19 vaccine

Dr Osagie Ehanire, Minister of Health, says the federal government has approved the release of N10…

Consultant anaesthetist struck off for beating son with gets NHS job back after blaming his Nigerian ‘cultural upbringing’

A consultant anaesthetist who was struck off after he beat his ten-year-old son with an aluminium…

UNIJOS authorises use of herbal tea for ‘COVID-19 prevention’ without NAFDAC approval

The University of Jos (UNIJOS) has authorised the use of a herbal tea, which it said…

Fake COVID-19 vaccines in circulation, NAFDAC warns Nigerians

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control has warned Nigerians against taking COVID-19…

Schools are not drivers of COVID-19 pandemic –UNICEF

The United Nations Children’s Fund says closure of schools due to the COVID-19 pandemic will impact…

COVID-19: PTF incompetent, dissolve it now, PDP tells Buhari

The Peoples Democratic Party has called on the Federal Government to dissolve the Presidential Task Force…

Nigerian narrates how husband sexually molested their nine-month-old son

A Nigerian Facebook user, Onyinye Onome, has accused her husband of one year of sexually molesting…

Falana raises alarm over planned commercialisation of Covid vaccines

The Alliance for Survival of COVID-19 and Beyond, a coalition of labour and civil society groups…

FG working on what COVID-19 vaccines to buy, says minister

Zainab Ahmed, the minister of finance, budget and national planning, says the federal government is working…

Democrats begin Trump’s impeachment process

The United States congress has commenced the process of impeaching President Donald Trump. Democrats in the…

Why COVID-19 vaccine may not work in Nigeria – Virology prof

A renowned Nigerian Professor of Virology, Prof Oyewole Tamori says that the much expected Pfizer Vaccines…

COVID-19: NIN registration may be suspended, says health minister

Minister of State for Health, Dr. Olorunnimbe Mamora, has said the ongoing National Identification Number enrolment…

COVID-19: It’s not safe to reopen universities, says ASUU

Branches of the Academic Staff Union of Universities on Sunday assessed COVID-19 protocols in the universities…

Baba Ijebu, Adebutu loses wife

Rosemary Adebutu, wife of Chairman of Premier Lotto, Chief Kessington Adebutu, popularly called Baba Ijebu, is…

Pope Francis to get COVID-19 vaccine next week, says it’s ethical obligation

In a forthcoming television interview, Pope Francis says that he will soon receive a coronavirus vaccination,…

COVID-19: Scores arrested at Lagos night clubs

Scores of Lagosians were in the early hours of Saturday arrested by operatives of the Lagos…

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