COVID-19: Ganduje Monitors Border Closure Enforcement, Orders Arrest Of Defaulters

    The Kano State Government has ordered the arrest of some persons who defied the boundary closure directive given by the state government on Friday, March 27, as part of measures to curb the spread of the COVID-19. The defaulters were caught at different locations of the road coming into the state by the … Continue reading COVID-19: Ganduje Monitors Border Closure Enforcement, Orders Arrest Of Defaulters

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Yahaya Replaces Adeniyi As Operation Lafiya Dole Commander

    The Nigerian Army has announced the redeployment and appointments of some of its senior officers. Among those affected in the massive shake-up was the Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Olusegun Adeniyi. Adeniyi was replaced by Major General Faruk Yahaya who would serve as the eighth Theatre Commander of the operation. … Continue reading Yahaya Replaces Adeniyi As Operation Lafiya Dole Commander

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Yahaya Replaces Adeniyi As Operation Lafiya Dole Commander

    The Nigerian Army has announced the redeployment and appointments of some of its senior officers. Among those affected in the massive shake-up was the Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole, Major General Olusegun Adeniyi. Adeniyi was replaced by Major General Faruk Yahaya who would serve as the eighth Theatre Commander of the operation. … Continue reading Yahaya Replaces Adeniyi As Operation Lafiya Dole Commander

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COVID-19: Abba Kyari Seems Well And Happy – Lagos Commissioner

  The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi has said that the Chief Of Staff to the President Abba Kyari, who last week tested positive for the Coronavirus disease, is recuperating and seems well and happy. The Commissioner said this on Tuesday while fielding questions from journalists. He, however, noted that he is unaware … Continue reading COVID-19: Abba Kyari Seems Well And Happy – Lagos Commissioner

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First COVID-19 Patient In Oyo Discharged

  The Oyo State government has announced the recovery and discharge of the index-case of COVID-19 in the state. The patient was released after completion of treatment at the Agbami Chest Hospital isolation centre in Ibadan, the state capital. “The patient who returned from America had initially tested negative but tested positive after the second … Continue reading First COVID-19 Patient In Oyo Discharged

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Buhari, Osinbajo Have Been Earning Half Salaries – Adesina

    President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo have been receiving half of their monthly salaries before the outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19). The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, disclosed this during an interview on Politics Today. “Already, the President and the Vice President are earning 50 … Continue reading Buhari, Osinbajo Have Been Earning Half Salaries – Adesina

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Osinbajo Defends Buhari, Says Lockdown Order Is Backed By Law

  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has defended President Muhammadu Buhari over the lockdown on the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Lagos and Ogun States. In a statement issued by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, Osinbajo said the order restricting movements is quite unnecessary as the action taken is … Continue reading Osinbajo Defends Buhari, Says Lockdown Order Is Backed By Law

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COVID-19: We Don’t Have Any Patient In Need Of Ventilators In Lagos – Health Commissioner

  As Nigeria continues to battle the spread of the COVID-19 disease, the Lagos State Commissioner for health, Akin Abayomi, has given a breakdown of the situation in the state. At a briefing on Tuesday, he announced that most of the cases in the state are not severe as they are not in need of … Continue reading COVID-19: We Don’t Have Any Patient In Need Of Ventilators In Lagos – Health Commissioner

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COVID-19: Security Operatives Foil Attempted Jailbreak In Kaduna

  Security operatives in Kaduna State have foiled an attempted jailbreak by some inmates of the Nigerian Correctional Service in the state capital. The incident occurred at about 1pm on Tuesday. This prompted operatives of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NCDC) and soldiers to block all roads leading to the correctional facility located … Continue reading COVID-19: Security Operatives Foil Attempted Jailbreak In Kaduna

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UK Reports Record 381 COVID-19 Deaths In 24 hours

Britain reported a record daily coronavirus toll of 381 on Tuesday, more than double the number of deaths posted in the previous 24 hours. “As of 5pm (1600 GMT) on 30 March, of those hospitalised in the UK, 1,789 have sadly died,” the health ministry said on its Twitter page, up from 1,408 on Monday. … Continue reading UK Reports Record 381 COVID-19 Deaths In 24 hours

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