The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 200 people dead out of total 6677 cases already recorded in the country. However, 1840 have been succesfully treated and discharged. On Wednesday, NCDC also announced that 284 new cases were dictated. Out the new cases, 199 were discovered in Lagos, while Rivers recorded 26 more patients. Below is state by Read More
Lagos state Commissioner of Health, Prof Akin Aboyomi, has confirmed that 38 Covid-19 related deaths have been recorded in the state. Prof Abayomi via his twitter handle said, “74 new Covid-19 infection confirmed in Lagos. Total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Lagos is now 2640. “Two more Covid-19 related deaths recorded in Lagos. This brings total Covid-19 related deaths Read More
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
Bauchi recorded 44 cases, the highest number of Covid-19 cases in a day in the state, same Lagos numbers reduced to 97. A look at latest state by state breakdown; 97-Lagos 44-Bauchi 29-Kano 19-Katsina 17-Borno 7-FCT 6-Kwara 5-Oyo 3-Kaduna 3-Sokoto 2-Adamawa 2-Kebbi 2-Plateau 2-Ogun 1-Ekiti
No fewer than 253 Nigerians from the United Kingdom have finally arrived Abuja after hours of delay in Lagos. The returnees touched down Lagos since afternoon, and have been kept at the airport after officials experienced hitches. Confirming their arrival in Abuja, Chairman Diaspora Commission Abike Dabiri-Erewa a while ago via her twitter handle said, “Finally. In Abuja. With 253 Read More
Governor Atiku Bagudu of Kebbi State, on Sunday night announced that the state has recorded the first case of COVID-19. He said the index case was a 40-year old man, with travel history to Lagos Speaking in Birnin Kebbi, the governor said the index case has been taken to the Isolation centre . The governor said, “Regrettably, however, Kebbi state Read More
117 new cases of #COVID19 have been reported – 59 in Lagos, 29 in FCT, 14 in Kano, six in Borno, four in Katsina, three in Ogun, one in Rivers, one in Bauchi. As at 11:25 pm 21st April there are 782 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Discharged: 197 Deaths: 25.
It was moment of sorrow amid mixed feeling after a medical doctor treating Covid-19 patient died at Lagos University Teaching Hospital. Emeka Chugbo, a 51-year-old doctor, Wednesday, became the first health worker to die of COVID-19 in Nigeria. Details loading…
After experiencing three days of no Covid-19 issues, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has recorded two new cases on Tuesday. In all, 19 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported as follows – 14 in Lagos two in FCT, one in Kano, one in Akwa Ibom and one in Edo state. As at 09:20 pm, April 14, there are 362 Read More
Latest report from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) indicate that coronavirus cases in Nigeria under 24 hours have declined to five newly reported incidents. Unlike in the past days when over 10 cases were recorded repeatedly, five have been confirmed on Easter Sunday. Out of them, Lagos and Kwara states had two cases each while Katsina recorded one Read More
Fire is currently raging at the Lagos airport hotel with men of the fire service encountering difficult time trying to put it off. Authorities at the airport are still being contacted by our correspondent to confirm the latest development. Details loading…
There are now 14 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in Nigeria, and patient with the virus has died, bringing the number of deaths to seven. As at Wednesday night, six persons were confirmed dead. Thirteen new cases are in Lagos and one in Delta state. As at 09:30 pm, April 9, there are 288 confirmed cases of COVID-19 Read More
Eight new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria. Five in Lagos, two in the FCT and one in Kaduna state. As at 09:30 pm, April 5, there are 232 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Thirty-three have been discharged with five deaths.
Ten new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria. Six in Lagos, two in FCT and two in Edo. As at 11:15 am, April 5, there are 224 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Twenty-seven have been discharged with five deaths.
Five new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria. Three in Bauchi and two in the FCT. As at 10:10 pm, April 4, there are 214 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Twenty-five have been discharged with four deaths. State by state breakdown Lagos- 109 FCT- 43 Osun- 20 Oyo- 9 Akwa Ibom- 5 Ogun- 4 Edo- 7 Read More
Two people were dead on Friday in Lagos and Edo state, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). Also, NCDC confirmed that 20 new cases of COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria. Eleven in Lagos, three in the FCT, three in Edo, two in Osun & one in Ondo. As at 10:30 pm, April 3, there are 210 Read More
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed four new cases of Covid-19. Three of the new cases were confirmed in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) while one was discovered in Lagos. As at 08:00 pm, March 31, there are 139 confirmed case of #COVID-19 in Nigeria. Nine have been discharged with two deaths
As residents of Lagos prepare for the total shutdown of major markets in Lagos State due to the rapid spread of the pandemic (COVID-19), smuggled foreign rice has hit major market in the state, Blueprint has gathered. According to the latest household survey, despite the closure of the country’s land borders, the past few weeks have been characterized with rise Read More
Lagos and Ogun states have recorded new case of coronavirus on Tuesday, bring the total of 42 patients in Nigeria According to the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), one of the cases was that of a returning traveler, while second case was a contact of a previously confirmed case. “As at 1pm on March 24, there are 42 confirmed Read More
Barely 24 hours after five new case were recorded, Lagos state government has made public four new cases of coronavirus. The state Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi, just disclosed this in a press conference. Meanwhile, the 24th convocation ceremony of the Lagos State University (LASU) Ojo has been postponed indefinitely. The decision was in response to the rampaging coronavirus Read More
The Lagos State House of Assembly has remained in disarray after its Speaker, Mudashiru Obasa, Monday, insisted that the decision to remove or suspend Lawmakers would remain. Obasa then disbanded a committee set up to resolve the impasse that led to the removal of two principal officers and the suspension of two others. Obasa said this was because of publications Read More
The opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) cannot defeat the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) in the 2023 elections in the Lagos state, according to Lagos former Commissioner for Public Transportation, Chief Lanre Razak. Chief Razak said going by the current transformational strides of the APC administration headed by Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu it would be impossible for the PDP to dethrone Read More
The Chairman of Capital Oil and Gas Limited, Senator Ifeanyi Patrick Ubah will be arraigned by the Federal High Court in Lagos on April 2, 2020 for alleged N135bn fraud. Details loading…