I was treated with Chloroquine – Gov Bala Mohammed opens up

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Governor Bala Mohammed of Bauchi State has authorised the use of anti-malaria drugs, Chloroquine and Zithromax for the purpose of treating Coronavirus (COVID-19).The Governor...

Nigeria records 204 new cases of COVID-19, total now 1932

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“204 new cases of #COVID19 reported; 80-Kano 45-Lagos 12-Gombe 9-Bauchi 9-Sokoto 7-Borno 7-Edo 6-Rivers 6-Ogun 4-FCT 4-Akwa Ibom 4-Bayelsa 3-Kaduna 2-Oyo 2-Delta 2-Nasarawa 1-Ondo...

BREAKING: Osun government extend lockdown order by 3 days

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The Osun state government has extend the lockdown in the state by 3 days.The governor of the state make this known in his address...

PDP NWC Suspends Soji Adagunodo As Osun Chairman 

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The National Working Committee (NWC) of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP has asked the Osun State Chairman of the Party, Hon Soji Adagunodo to...

COVID-19: Reps maintain still stand on 2 months free electricity to Nigerians — SPOKESMAN

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House of Representatives has reiterated its position on 2 months free power supply to Nigerians, saying the need was orchestrated by the coronavirus pandemic...

Russian Prime Minister tests positive for COVID-19

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Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin on Thursday said he tested positive for coronavirus and will self-isolate to protect other cabinet members.“I have just learned...

Kano deaths: Nigerian govt gives update on probe, efforts 

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The Federal Government has assured that it was working round the clock to curb the spread of coronavirus in Kano State.Chairman of the Presidential...

12 COVID-19 patient discharged in Lagos 

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Governor of Lagos State, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has announced the discharge of 12 COVID-19 patients.Sanwo-Olu, who made this known on his Twitter page, said that...

Nigeria Immigration announces collection of passports, fresh enrollments 

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The Comptroller General, Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), Muhammad Babandede, has announced scheduled collection of processed passports.He also said fresh enrollments for applicants invited through...

May Day: House Speaker, Femi salutes Nigerian workers 

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Nigeria’s House of Representatives Speaker, Hon. Femi Gbajabiamila, has congratulated the Nigerian workers for marking this year’s International Workers’ Day, saying they have made...

COVID-19: Obaseki extends Edo lockdown 

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Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on Thursday, extended the dusk-to-dawn curfew from 8pm to 6 am for another 14 days.The extension takes effect May...

Seven Storey Building Collapse In Owerri

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A seven storey building has collapsed at Yara Dua drive, New Owerri area of Imo state leaving at least one dead and several others...

Lagos Discharges Ukrainian, 11 Other COVID-19 Patients

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Twelve patients undergoing treatment for coronavirus at the Lagos State isolation centres have been discharged. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu made this known on his verified Facebook...

113 Health Workers Infected with Coronavirus ― FG

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The Federal Government has said no fewer than 113 health workers are currently infected with the Novel Coronavirus, stressing the need for those in...

Four Sentenced For Attempting To Escape With COVID-19 Patient In Ilorin

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An Ilorin Magistrate’s Court on Thursday sentenced four persons to 14 days self-isolation for attempting to escape with one Kazeem Oladayo, a COVID-19 patient,...

Man, his pregnant wife and their three daughters found dead inside their apartment in...

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The Enugu State Police Command has commenced investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of five members of a family who were all found...

Buhari talks about  death of Goni, Aliyu 

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President Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with Sani Aliyu, National Coordinator of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, over the death of his father, Aliyu...

We are looking beyond using cash transfers – Osinbajo 

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has disclosed that the Federal Government has done a lot on conditional transfers, especially within the context of social investment...

Nursing Mother Declared Wanted For Running Away After Testing Positive For COVID-19 In Edo

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The state government of Edo lef by Governor Godwin Obaseki has declared wanted a nursing mother, Mrs. Amaka Okoro, for fleeing after testing positive...

I’ve Authorised The Use Of Chloroquine For Treatment Of COVID-19 – Bauchi Governor

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According to PREMIUM TIMES, the Governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammed, on Wednesday said he has authorised the use of chloroquine as a medication...

NCDC Makes Clarification on Drinking Palm Oil to Cure COVID-19

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The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC has asked Nigerians drinking palm oil with the hope that it can stop the spread of Coronavirus...

COVID 19: Drama As Benue Index Case Refuses Treatment

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Benue State Deputy governor Engr Benson Abounu said the first victim of COVID-19 in the state Mrs Susan Okpe has refused to be treated...

Edo state government declares nursing mother who tested positive and has remained unreachable, wanted

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Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state has declared a 23 year old nursing mother, Mrs Amaka Okoro, who is a resident of the state,...

Police arrests gang leader, others over officer’s murder 

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The Police in Ebonyi State have arrested a gang for allegedly killing a police officer attached to a Chinese mining company in the state.The...

Scientist warns Buhari, states over lockdown ease, Kano deaths 

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A scientist, Dr. Livinus Abonyi, has advised President Muhamadu Buhari and Governors to ensure that Nigerians comply with measures against coronavirus as the lockdown...

COVID-19: Anambra govt arrests man who sneaked in from Lagos 

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The Anambra State Government has arrested an indigene of the state, Mr Vincent Chukwuma who tried sneaking in through the state’s boundary on foot,...

Africa’s COVID-19 toll reaches 36,000 in 24hrs 

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The World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville, Congo, has said the number of Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Africa has risen...

 Nigerian govt orders civil servants to return to work 

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Nigerian Government on Thursday ordered civil servants from Grade level 14 and above to resume on Monday.The government advised affected officers to limit the...

Senate Denies Approving ₦850bn Loan For Buhari

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The Nigerian Senate has disavowed the approval of ₦850 billion loan for President Muhammadu Buhari following the resumption of it’s plenary on Tuesday.Chairman, Senate...

Lagos NURTW boss, MC Oluomo loses mother

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Chairman of the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW), Lagos State Council, Alhaji Musiliu Akinsanya (aka MC Oluomo) has lost his mother, Alhaji...