COVID-19: Osun Index Case Recovers, Gets Discharged

  Osun State government has discharged the index case of Coronavirus in the state. The patient was discharged after recovering following treatment at the Isolation centre at Asubiaro Special Hospital in Osogbo, the state capital. The State Governor, Gboyega Oyetola, announced this on Sunday at a press briefing in Osogbo. He added that 110 Ivory … Continue reading COVID-19: Osun Index Case Recovers, Gets Discharged

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COVID-19: Oil Prices Fall As Doubts Grow Over Output Cut Deal

  Oil prices fell sharply Monday after a meeting to discuss output cuts between OPEC and its allies was delayed, dimming hopes of swift action to support coronavirus-ravaged energy markets.   US benchmark West Texas Intermediate plunged eight percent at the open in Asia but clawed back some ground and was trading 5.7 percent lower, … Continue reading COVID-19: Oil Prices Fall As Doubts Grow Over Output Cut Deal

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COVID-19: Sports Minister Sunday Dare To Provide Relief Materials To Oyo Residents

  The Minister of Youths and Sports, Mr. Sunday Dare, has promised to provide relief materials to residents of Oyo State as the coronavirus pandemic rages on. Mr. Sunday Dare made the disclosure in a tweet on his official handle, Monday, where he noted that several individuals, agencies and organizations are doing their part to … Continue reading COVID-19: Sports Minister Sunday Dare To Provide Relief Materials To Oyo Residents

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Lockdown Violation: Funke Akindele, Husband To Be Charged To Court

  Nollywood actress and producer, Funke Akindele, is to be charged to court in Lagos, following a violation of the restriction orders in the state as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Also being charged to court by the police command in Lagos, is Akindele’s husband, who turned himself in after an order demanding … Continue reading Lockdown Violation: Funke Akindele, Husband To Be Charged To Court

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Boko Haram Kills Seven In Cameroon

  Seven people were killed when two suicide bombers, suspected to be members of Boko Haram jihadist group, attacked a village in northern Cameroon on Sunday, police and a local official said. “Two Boko Haram bombers blew themselves up at around 8pm” in the attack on Amchide, on the border with Nigeria, a policeman said … Continue reading Boko Haram Kills Seven In Cameroon

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COVID-19: NMA Rejects FG’s Decision To Invite Chinese Doctors

  More reactions have continued to trail the Federal Government’s decision to invite medical doctors from China to assist in managing COVID-19 cases in the country. The latest of such reactions is coming from the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) who described the action as an embarrassment to its members. READ ALSO: COVID-19: Resident Doctors Kick … Continue reading COVID-19: NMA Rejects FG’s Decision To Invite Chinese Doctors

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Queen Elizabeth II Says Collective Effort Will Defeat COVID-19

  Queen Elizabeth II on Sunday thanked healthcare workers on the frontline of the fight against the coronavirus outbreak, promising that a united effort would help defeat the disease. In a rare special televised address, the 93-year-old monarch drew on her experience in World War II, offering a message of hope to people forced to separate … Continue reading Queen Elizabeth II Says Collective Effort Will Defeat COVID-19

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Coronavirus: UK PM Boris Johnson Admitted To Hospital

  British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was taken to hospital on Sunday for tests, his office said, 10 days after he tested positive for coronavirus. Johnson, 55, announced he had mild symptoms of COVID-19 on March 27 and had been in self-isolation at his Downing Street residence for seven days. He had been scheduled to … Continue reading Coronavirus: UK PM Boris Johnson Admitted To Hospital

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COVID-19: FRSC Closes Portal To Enforce Driving School Suspension

    The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC) is to shut down its Driving School Standardisation Programme’s portal over the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in the country. FRSC Corps Marshal, Boboye Oyeyemi, ordered the immediate closure of the portal on Sunday. The Corps Public Education Officer, Bisi Kazeem, who disclosed this in a tweet explained that … Continue reading COVID-19: FRSC Closes Portal To Enforce Driving School Suspension

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Traditional Ruler Escapes Gunmen Attack In Taraba

  The paramount ruler of Yandang Chiefdom, Haniel Banti, has escaped an attack by armed men in Taraba State. In an interview with Channels Television, the monarch revealed that the incident happened at about 1:10am on Sunday. According to him, this occurred a few hours after he hosted a peace meeting with the warring tribes … Continue reading Traditional Ruler Escapes Gunmen Attack In Taraba

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