Enugu Records Two Cases Of COVID-19

  Enugu State has recorded two cases of the deadly coronavirus, the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed on Friday. It is the first time the disease has shown up in Nigeria’s south-east region. “11 new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 8 in Lagos, 2 in Enugu & 1 in Edo … Continue reading Enugu Records Two Cases Of COVID-19

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Obasanjo Donates Former Residence For COVID-19 Isolation Centre

  Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Friday said he had donated his former residence at the Presidential Hilltop, Abeokuta, Ogun State for use as an Isolation Centre for victims of the new coronavirus disease. Obasanjo, in a statement by his spokesman, Kehinde Akinyemi, said the 32-room facility has been handed over to the Ogun state … Continue reading Obasanjo Donates Former Residence For COVID-19 Isolation Centre

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Customer Leaves $10,000 Tip Before Coronavirus Forces Restaurant To Close

  A customer left a $10,000 tip to be divided among the employees of a Florida restaurant, a day before it was forced to close because of the coronavirus outbreak, the owner said. Ross Edlund, the owner of Skillets in Naples, Florida, said on the restaurant’s Facebook page on Thursday that the gesture shows there … Continue reading Customer Leaves $10,000 Tip Before Coronavirus Forces Restaurant To Close

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BREAKING: Davido Goes Into Self-Isolation As Fiancée, Chioma Tests Positive For COVID-19

    Nigerian music star, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido says he has gone into self-isolation. He explained that he took the decision after his fiancée, Chioma, tested positive to coronavirus (COVID-19). The music star announced this on Friday via his verified Twitter handle. Details later…

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Confirmed Cases Of COVID-19 In Nigeria Rise To 70

  The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria has risen to 70, following the discovery of five new cases. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the new figure in a tweet on Friday, in its latest update on the disease. Unlike previous updates where Lagos has recorded at least one … Continue reading Confirmed Cases Of COVID-19 In Nigeria Rise To 70

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Nigeria Will Go Into Recession If COVID-19 Continues Beyond Six Months – Finance Minister

  The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, has warned that Nigeria may go into recession if the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues for the next couple of months. She stated this during her appearance on Channels Television’s Politics Today where she gave an update on measures taken to mitigate the effect … Continue reading Nigeria Will Go Into Recession If COVID-19 Continues Beyond Six Months – Finance Minister

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‘I Struggled To Breathe’ – Dybala Shares Coronavirus Nightmare

  Juventus star Paulo Dybala revealed Friday how he “struggled to breathe” after contracting coronavirus which has killed over 9,000 people in Italy. The Argentine international announced last Saturday he was one of three Juventus players to catch the virus along with Daniele Rugani and Blaise Matuidi, who both had no symptoms. “I feel better … Continue reading ‘I Struggled To Breathe’ – Dybala Shares Coronavirus Nightmare

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COVID-19 Cases In Lagos May Rise To 39,000, Says Govt.

  The number of coronavirus infections in Lagos may rise as high as 39,000 in a worst-case scenario, according to Lagos state commissioner for health, Mr Akin Abayomi. The commissioner made the comment at a media briefing in Lagos on Friday. As of Friday, Lagos had a total of 44 cases, according to the Nigeria … Continue reading COVID-19 Cases In Lagos May Rise To 39,000, Says Govt.

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COVID-19: Lagos Govt To Provide Staple Foods To 200,000 Households

The Lagos State Government has announced that it would be providing staple foods such as rice, beans, garri, pepper and water to the indigent and the most vulnerable in the society.

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Italy Records 969 Coronavirus Deaths In One Day

  Italy recorded a shocking spike in coronavirus deaths Friday with 969 new victims, the worst daily record for any country since the pandemic began. The infection rate, however, continued its downward trend, with the civil protection agency reporting nearly 86,500 confirmed cases in Italy — a 7.4 percent increase, down from around 8.0 percent … Continue reading Italy Records 969 Coronavirus Deaths In One Day

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