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22 new cases of coronavirus confirmed in Nigeria

by on April 9, 2020 0

The Nigeria centre for disease control have announced Twenty-two new cases of coronavirus in Nigeria. Their tweet reads: “Twenty-two new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 15 in Lagos, 4 in the FCT, 2 in Bauchi, 1 in Edo As at 09:00pm 8th April there are 276 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported...

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UCH chairman tests positive again

by on April 8, 2020 0

The result of COVID-19 second test done for the chairman of the governing board of the University College Hospital, Ibadan, Ibrahim Shetima, has returned positive. Shetima had been in isolation at a special ward in the UCH after he tested positive for coronavirus two weeks ago. The Public Relations Officer of the institution, Mr...

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Coronavirus: Okowa confirms Delta’s first COVID-19 case

by on April 8, 2020 0

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State has confirmed the State’s first coronavirus case. Okowa, in a tweet on Tuesday night, disclosed the patient is already receiving treatment at its isolation center. Recall that the Nigeria Centres for Disease Control (NCDC) had confirmed sixteen new cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria. The NCDC tweeted: “Sixteen new...

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COVID-19: Two new cases of Coronavirus confirmed in Oyo State

by on April 8, 2020 0

The Oyo State Government on Tuesday said that the state has recorded another two cases of Coronavirus also known as COVID- 19. The state Governor, Mr. Seyi Makinde, made this declaration on Tuesday in Ibadan, the state capital. With the two new cases of confirmed Coronavirus, the number of confirmed Coronavirus in the state...

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Nigeria records Eight new cases of Coronavirus

by on April 6, 2020 0

Nigeria has confirmed eight new cases of COVID-19. This brings the number of confirmed cases of the disease in the country to 232. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control said on Sunday evening that the new cases were reported from three states: Lagos, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and Kaduna. With the new cases, a...

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Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde recovers from Coronavirus

by on April 6, 2020 0

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde has recovered from Coronavirus, after testing negative to the virus the second time. He made this known on social media, as he expressed his gratitude to everyone, especially Professor Alonge Temitope, the Acting Head of Oyo State COVID-19 task force. Seyi Makinde also revealed that he is going to...

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‘No licence has been issued for 5G in Nigeria, its study is still ongoing’ – Minister of Communication, Is a Pantami

by on April 5, 2020 0

The Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami has disclosed that no licence has been issued for 5G in Nigeria. In a statement released on Saturday April 4 to counter rumors circulating on social media that 5G technology causes Coronavirus, Pantami stated that the Buhari-led administration will never seek technological advancement at the...

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Sex workers evicted from Benin hotel over fear of COVID-19

by on April 4, 2020 0

Commercial sex workers were evicted from a hotel at Ugbague area of Benin in Oredo Local Government Area of Edo State over fear of possible spread of coronavirus in the area. Speaking with journalists, the Owner of the facility who only gave his name as Osagie, said the eviction became necessary because of the...

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Coronavirus: FG to evacuate Nigerians abroad

by on April 4, 2020 0

The federal government has announced that it will be evacuating Nigerians who stay abroad and are willing to return home. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman of Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) disclosed that the evacuation process was initiated following pleas from Nigerians who are stranded abroad due to the Coronavirus pandemic. She further revealed that they...

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Buhari’s daughter returns from isolation, reunites with family

by on April 3, 2020 0

One of the daughters of President Muhammadu Buhari has reunited with her family after she returned from isolation. The lady, whose name was not disclosed, reunited with her family on Thursday after she went into isolation for 14 days, following her return to the country. A media aide to Mrs Aisha Buhari, Aliyu Abdullahi,...

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Coronavirus: Akwa-Ibom Govt orders 14 days lock down

by on April 3, 2020 0

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr. Udom Emmanuel on Thursday evening ordered total cessation of movements and the prohibition of all events for 14 days in the State. The order came following the confirmation of five suspected cases of Coronavirus in the state. The Governor, who announced this in a statewide broadcast, said the directive...

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COVID-19: Gov. Badaru converts NYSC camp, 3-star hotel to isolation centers

by on April 3, 2020 0

Jigawa State Government has converted Yakubu Gowon NYSC orientation camp and a three-Star Hotel into isolation centers for Covid-19 suspected cases. Governor Muhammad Badaru stated this while inspecting the newly established isolation center in Dutse metropolis. Badaru said that as part of its efforts to curtail the menace, the state government had established a...

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10 new cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria, total now 184

by on April 3, 2020 0

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported Ten new cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria; 7 in Lagos and 3 in the FCT. As at 08:00 pm 2nd April there are 184 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Twenty have been discharged with two deaths. See post below; NCDC ✔ @NCDCgov Ten new...

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