Orji Kalu: EFCC Set For Fresh, Immediate Retrial

  The Economic And Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, says its attention has been drawn to the judgment of the Supreme Court nullifying the trial of a former governor of Abia State, Orji Kalu , his firm, Slok Nigeria Limited and Jones Udeogu, a former Director of Finance and Account of Abia State Government and ordering … Continue reading Orji Kalu: EFCC Set For Fresh, Immediate Retrial

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How We Eradicated Smallpox – WHO

  Thousands of health workers around the world administered half a billion vaccinations, over a ten-year period, to stamp out smallpox, the World Health Organisation has said. In a statement to mark the 40th year anniversary of the eradication of the disease, the WHO said the US$300m price-tag to eradicate smallpox saves the world well … Continue reading How We Eradicated Smallpox – WHO

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Senate President Condoles With President Buhari Over Nephew’s Death

  President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has condoled with President Muhammadu Buhari over the death of his nephew, Alhaji Mutari Dauda. Lawan also commiserated with Malam Mamman Daura over the passing of Mutari, who was his younger brother. READ ALSO: COVID-19: Buhari Appreciates Donations By Individuals And Organisations The Senate President said he shared … Continue reading Senate President Condoles With President Buhari Over Nephew’s Death

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El-Rufai Monitors Lockdown Compliance In Kaduna

  The Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai, on Friday monitored the compliance level and the boundary closure between Kaduna and Kano States, following the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak in the country. Governor El-Rufai expressed concern about the increased number of community transmissions, stating that the infections have now been recorded in seven Local Government … Continue reading El-Rufai Monitors Lockdown Compliance In Kaduna

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Barcelona Return To Training As La Liga Eyes Restart

  Barcelona returned to training on Friday after the La Liga champions allowed their stars to enter their facility to prepare for a potential restart to football in Spain. Lionel Messi and company took the fields at Joan Gamper training centre for individual sessions, for which the players arrived alone in kit and took to … Continue reading Barcelona Return To Training As La Liga Eyes Restart

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COVID-19: Russia Reports More Than 10,000 Daily Cases For Sixth Consecutive Day

  Russia on Friday registered more than 10,000 new coronavirus cases for the sixth day in a row, after emerging as a new hotspot of the pandemic. A government tally showed 10,669 new cases over the last 24 hours, fewer than Thursday’s record of 11,231 bringing the total number of confirmed infections to 187,859. The … Continue reading COVID-19: Russia Reports More Than 10,000 Daily Cases For Sixth Consecutive Day

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COVID-19: Isolation Centres Are Running Out of Bed Spaces – SGF

The Secretary-General of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, has said that isolation and treatment centres in the country are running out of bed spaces.

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Nasarawa State Records 10 Additional Cases Of Covid-19

  Nasarawa State has recorded 10 additional cases of COVID-19. Governor Abdullahi Sule made the announcement at a press briefing in Lafia, the state capital. Of the 10 new cases, 4 are those who came in contact with a lawmaker who died from coronavirus complications. READ ALSO: Akwa Ibom State House Of Assembly Initiates Bill … Continue reading Nasarawa State Records 10 Additional Cases Of Covid-19

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COVID-19 Deaths Top 270,000 Worldwide

  The coronavirus pandemic has killed more than 270,000 people worldwide since it began in China late last year, with more than 85 percent of fatalities in Europe and the United States, according to an AFP tally compiled from official figures at 1615 GMT on Friday. In total, 270,927 deaths have been reported across the … Continue reading COVID-19 Deaths Top 270,000 Worldwide

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Akwa Ibom State House Of Assembly Initiates Bill To Establish Neighborhood Watch

  In its effort to curb insecurity in local communities,the Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has proposed the establishment of a Neighborhood Safety Corps Agency to ensure the safety of lives and properties in rural communities. The bill was presented during plenary on Thursday. Known as Akwa Ibom State Neighborhood Safety Corps Bill, 2019, … Continue reading Akwa Ibom State House Of Assembly Initiates Bill To Establish Neighborhood Watch

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