As essenco prices soar despite lockdown let-up…

May 8, 2020 Editorial III 0

The advent of the novel coronavirus and the attendant measures taken by the government to curb its spread has left many small businesses reeling; BENJAMIN UMUTEME reports. When the federal government commenced the implementation of restriction in movement by Nigerians commonly called lockdown to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic on March 30, many thought it would be business Read More

Coronavirus: Between lockdown and hunger

African countries have been suffocated by diseases that have been ravaging the people for a long time and governments only give little attention to such diseases. But why isAfrica is so scared and devastated with coronavirus? This is the rhetoric question many are asking at this shutdown moment. Malaria is one of the mass past killer syndrome that keeps annihilating Read More

Breaking: Kaduna relaxes curfew over Covid-19 …see why

April 1, 2020 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

Kaduna state government has temporarily relaxed the restriction of movement imposed throughout the state to check the spread of Covid-19, allowing residents to move between 3pm on Wednesday and midnight Thursday.  The Deputy Governor of Kaduna state, Dr Hadiza Balarabe, who made the announcement in a state broadcast on Wednesday, said that the curfew will be eased from 3pm on Read More