Breaking: High Coronavirus numbers return to Lagos as Nigeria’s cases near 13,000, up to 361 dead

June 9, 2020 Editor 0

After two days, Lagos again recorded more than 100 Covid-19 cases on Monday. According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), the country’s total cases have hit 12801, 361 out of them are dead, while 4040 patients have recovered. On Monday, the entire Africa’s most populous nation recorded 315 cases. Here is state by state breakdown; Lagos- 128 FCT-34 Read More

Breaking: Gov Ikpeazu tests positive for Coronavirus as Abia, FCT overtakes Lagos

June 8, 2020 Editor 0

Abia state Governor Okezie Ikpeazu has become first state leader to test positive for Covid-19. This was disclosed by the commissioner for information Chief John Okiyi Kalu in a press statement made available, Monday morning. Read the full Press Release Recall that on Saturday, 30th May, 2020, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu volunteered his sample for COVID-19 test and subsequently directed members Read More

Abuja natives condemn ambassadorial list without FCT indigenes

May 14, 2020 Donald Iorchir 0

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) indigenes have condemned the absence of an Abuja indigene’s name in the 42 ambassadorial-designate nominees list sent by President Muhammadu Buhari to the senate for confirmation. The natives consisting of stakeholders and indigenous civil society organisations from across sections of the FCT in an emergency meeting wandered what offence the present administration committed to be Read More

Breaking: Coronavirus status of Buhari’s aides, PTF members, others who attended Abba Kyari’s burial revealed

May 3, 2020 Editor 0

At last, the coronavirus status of those who attended the burial of Abba Kyari, former Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari has been revealed. A statement by the acting secretary Health and Human Services secretariat Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), Mohammed Kawu, affirmed that those who attended the burial including members of the Presidential Task Force and aides to Read More

COVID-19: FCT police command to seal Abuja motor parks

April 22, 2020 Abdullahi Muhammad 0

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) police command has threatened to seal all motor parks in the nation’s capital if the operators fail to obey the sit-at-home order. FCT Commissioner of Police, Bala Ciroma, disclosed this Tuesday in Abuja, while addressing  operators of motor parks at the command. He said motorists and travellers must adhere to the social distancing directive as Read More

ICYMI: 58 key points of Buhari’s broadcast on lockdown extension

April 13, 2020 Editor 0

ADDRESS BY H.E. MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE EXTENSION OF COVID- 19 PANDEMIC LOCKDOWN AT THE STATE HOUSE, ABUJAMONDAY, 13TH APRIL, 2020 1. In my address on Sunday, 29th March, 2020, I asked the residents of Lagos and Ogun States as well as the Federal Capital Territory to stay at home for an initial Read More

FCT minister tasks NPHCDA to construct PHC in Wuse

April 13, 2020 Abdullahi Muhammad 0

Minister of State FCT Dr. Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu, has called on the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) to construct one primary healthcare in Wuse or Central ward. The minister who made the call when the Executive Director of NPHCDA, Dr. Faisal Shuaib, led other management staff of the agency on a courtesy call, also stressed that the administration Read More