COVID-19 Poses Threat To Over 125,000 Jobs In The Aviation Industry – Sirika

  The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, has stated that the Coronavirus pandemic poses a threat that could see over 100,000 jobs lost in the aviation sector. Mr Sirika noted this on Wednesday at the daily briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19. He stated that the aviation sector has been dealt a severe … Continue reading COVID-19 Poses Threat To Over 125,000 Jobs In The Aviation Industry – Sirika

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COVID-19 Lockdown: Wike Orders Auctioning Of Seized Vehicles

  Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, says vehicles that were impounded in the state after their owners were caught driving them in violation of the lockdown order will be auctioned. The Governor said this on Thursday in an interview after he went round to monitor the level of compliance with the lockdown. “The defaulters will … Continue reading COVID-19 Lockdown: Wike Orders Auctioning Of Seized Vehicles

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Mask Alone Cannot Protect You – NCDC Issues Advisory On Use Of Cloth Mask

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has issued an advisory on the use of cloth face masks. The disease control agency in a tweet via its official handle said on Wednesday that physical distancing remains vital in protecting oneself from COVID-19. The agency added that face mask alone is not the form of protection … Continue reading Mask Alone Cannot Protect You – NCDC Issues Advisory On Use Of Cloth Mask

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Ogun Govt Discharges Six COVID-19 Patients

  Ogun State government has discharged six COVID-19 patients after they recovered and tested negative for the virus. According to the state ministry of health, they were discharged on Wednesday from the Isolation centre in Ikenne after testing negative twice. The six patients have since joined their families to continue living their normal lives. This … Continue reading Ogun Govt Discharges Six COVID-19 Patients

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Liman Confirms New Commencement Date For AfCFTA

  The African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) is expected to commence from January 1, 2021. This was confirmed to Channels Television by the Acting Chief Trade Negotiator/Director General, Nigerian Office for Trade Negotiations, Mr. Victor Liman on Thursday. The AfCFTA was scheduled to kick-off on July 1, 2020 but was postponed due to the … Continue reading Liman Confirms New Commencement Date For AfCFTA

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German Star Klose Joins Bayern Munich As Assistant Coach

    Miroslav Klose, who holds the record for the most goals scored at men’s World Cups, has joined Bayern Munich as assistant coach, it was announced Thursday. “It feels very good, I’m really looking forward to the task,” said the 41-year-old, who scored 16 goals at four World Cups and won the 2014 title … Continue reading German Star Klose Joins Bayern Munich As Assistant Coach

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Don’t Indulge In Unauthorised Treatment Of COVID-19 Patients, Minister Tells Doctors

    The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has called on medical doctors and other healthcare professionals to shun unauthorised treatment of persons infected with coronavirus (COVID-19). He made the call on Thursday during the briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 in Abuja, the nation’s capital. “All healthcare professionals and associated … Continue reading Don’t Indulge In Unauthorised Treatment Of COVID-19 Patients, Minister Tells Doctors

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Juventus Striker Dybala Recovers From COVID-19

  Juventus star Paulo Dybala revealed Wednesday that he has been given the all-clear six weeks after contracting coronavirus, but Serie A rivals Torino confirmed that one of their players had tested positive. “Many people talked in the past weeks … but I can finally confirm that I am healed. Thank you once again for … Continue reading Juventus Striker Dybala Recovers From COVID-19

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Sanwo-Olu, Wife Test Negative Three Times To COVID-19

  The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, and his wife, Joke Sanwo-Olu have tested negative three times to COVID-19. Professor Akin Abayomi who is the Lagos State Commissioner for Health made the disclosure via his Twitter handle on Thursday. “I am glad to announce that #COVID19 Incident Commander Governor of Lagos State @jidesanwoolu and the … Continue reading Sanwo-Olu, Wife Test Negative Three Times To COVID-19

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Yekini, Okwaraji’s Mother Will Get ‘More Benefits,’ Says Sports Minister

  The Minister of Youths and Sports, Mr Sunday Dare, has assured that the mothers of late Super Eagles stars, Rashidi Yekini and Samuel Okwaraji, will get more attention from the government. Mr. Dare said this on Thursday via his official Twitter handle where he explained that the details of the welfare package will be … Continue reading Yekini, Okwaraji’s Mother Will Get ‘More Benefits,’ Says Sports Minister

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