Breaking: Nigeria’s Coronavirus cases near 8000, 313 new discoveries recorded, Abuja numbers up after 2 weeks

May 24, 2020 Editor 0

A total of 7839 cases have been recorded in Nigeria, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed. Also, 313 new cases were discovered in 16 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on Sunday. A state by state breakdown shows; 148-Lagos 36-FCT 27-Rivers 19-Edo 13-Kano 12-Ogun 11-Ebonyi 8-Nasarawa 8-Delta 7-Oyo 6- Plateau 5-Kaduna 4-Kwara 3-Akwa Ibom 3-Bayelsa 2-Niger 1-Anambra

Breaking: FG extends ‘gradual ease of lockdown’

May 18, 2020 Editor 0

The federal government has eventually announced an extension of on going ease of lockdown in Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Lagos and Ogun states by two weeks. Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) Boss Mustapha who is the chairman of Presidential Taskforce on Covid-19 dropped the hint during the ongoing media briefing in Abuja on the latest regarding the Read More

Breaking: Nigeria records 15 new deaths as total cases near 4500… Lagos, Jigawa, Borno, Kano lead new tally

May 11, 2020 Editor 0

Exactly 15 Covid-19 patients died in Nigeria on Sunday after losing the battle against deadly pandemic. According to the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, there was also 248 new cases from 15 states and the Federal Capital Territory. The states with the fresh cases include; 81-Lagos 35-Jigawa 26-Borno 26-Kano 20-Bauchi 13-FCT 12-Edo 10-Sokoto 7-Zamfara 4-Kwara 4-Kebbi 2-Gombe 2-Taraba 2-Ogun 2-Ekiti Read More

Breaking: 160 Stranded Nigerians from US land in Abuja

May 10, 2020 Editor 0

No fewer than 160 Nigerians who were stranded in the United States following the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown have landed in Abuja, Channels Television is reporting. A plane carrying the returnees arrived on Sunday at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, the nation’s capital. The Boeing 787 Ethiopian Airlines plane touched down at the airport in the Federal Capital Territory Read More

FG distributes palliatives to PLWDS in FCT

May 9, 2020 Paul Okah 0

In order to cushion the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Federal Government, through the  Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, has flagged off the distribution of relief items to Persons Living With Disabilities (PLWDS) in Karamajiji, Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The items donated to 1,000 individuals (from 460 households) include: one bag of rice, 5kg bag of sugar, Read More

Breaking: Buhari issues fresh statement on Covid-19 lockdown in Abuja, Lagos, Ogun …read full broadcast text

April 27, 2020 Editor 0

President Buhari has approved a gradual ease of lockdown measures in Lagos, Ogun and FCT as from Saturday, May 2 at 9am. ADDRESS BY H.E. MUHAMMADU BUHARI, �PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE CUMULATIVE LOCKDOWN ORDER OF LAGOS AND OGUN STATES AS WELL AS THE FEDERAL CAPITAL TERRITORY ON COVID- 19 PANDEMIC AT THE STATE HOUSE, ABUJAMONDAY, Read More

Breaking: Coronavirus cases near 300 in Nigeria

April 8, 2020 Helen Oji 0

Twenty-two new cases of coronavirus have been reported in Nigeria. Fifteen of them are in Lagos, four in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), two in Bauchi, one in Edo. As at 09:00pm, April 8, there are 276 confirmed cases of COVID’19 reported in Nigeria. Fourty-four have been discharged with six deaths.