Thursday, 04 June, 2020

Category: General News


The Governor of Oyo state ,Engr Seyi Makinde has reinstated his plan to enforce lockdown on public gathering to curb the spread of the ravaging coronavirus in the state. This message was contained in a statement released on Thursday,May 21, Read more…


Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus, the Director-General, World Health Organisation (WHO), says the agency will use every tool at its disposal to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. Ghebreyesus said this at the closing of two-day virtual World Health Assembly in Geneva. In his Read more…


Nigeria Newspaper Headline

The Punch UPDATED: 200 dead as Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases hit 6,677 Buhari sacks NECO registrar, four officials Akeredolu names Adeleye Amotekun commander COVID-19: Lagos NMA directs doctors to stay at home Madagascar President, WHO DG hold virtual meeting Eight doctors Read more…


The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) Lagos command has trained personnel on safety and health consciousness for efficient service delivery in an atmosphere that was NCDC standard compliant. The Service Public Relations Officer (SPRO), Mr Sunday James, disclosed this in a Read more…


Ambrose Somide, others mourn as Dare-Best Alabi laid to rest. The famous radio and television broadcaster Dare Alabi, popularly known as Dare best has been buried amid grieving by fans and colleagues in the entertainment industry. The burial took place Read more…


By Doris Esa The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) on Sunday deployed its Special Forces Operatives to Nasarawa to boost internal security in the State and the North-Central zone of the country. The troops were deployed to tackle the emerging security Read more…


By Ibironke Ariyo The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) says it has not received any COVID-19 palliative for sharing to its personnel from government or private individual. Mr Muhammad Babandede, NIS Comptroller General, disclosed this in a statement by Mr Sunday Read more…


President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered the commencement of a major military operation to sweep bandits and kidnappers out of Katsina State. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, confirmed this in a statement in Abuja Read more…


The Honourable Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim (Pantami), FNCS, FBCS, FIIM, is delighted to hear about the Executive Order No. 007 of 2020 on Right of Way Charges on Telecommunications Infrastructure that was signed by Read more…


Nigeria Newspaper Headline

The Punch Govs agree on two-week inter-state lockdown, Kano stops tests UPDATED: 28 dead as Nigeria’s coronavirus cases rise to 873 FG secures release of 60 Nigerians in Tanzanian prisons Source of infection in 203 COVID-19 cases unknown —NCDC UPDATED: Read more…