Nigerian military to recall retired medical personnel

The Defence Headquarters has concluded plans to recall its retired medical personnel back on active duty to help deal with the response to the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)pandemic.The Coordinator, Defence Media Operations, Maj.-Gen. John Enenche disclosed this while briefing newsmen on the preparedness of the military to support the fight againstContinue Reading

Government, banks and wealthy individuals contribute billions to fight coronavirus in Nigeria

The Nigerian government has approved a 10 billion Naira grant (about $27 million) to fight the spread of coronavirus, or COVID-19, in the country. According to a statement from President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, the money will be released to Lagos State, Nigeria’s commercial centre, which has the highest number ofContinue Reading

China bars all foreign nationals from entering country, stops international flights

The Chinese government has barred all foreign nationals and stopped all international flights from entering China, stating that this was a precautionary measure to stop the spread and return of the deadly coronavirus disease. The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs made this known in an announcement on Thursday, stating thatContinue Reading

COVID-19: Apostle Johnson Suleman suspends physical church service amid Coronavirus

Amid the Coronavirus scare in the country, Apostle Johnson Suleman of Omega Fire Ministries, says there will be no physical services in his church. Suleman, who recently turned 50 urged his members to join live services via the church’s media platforms television. In a statement he posted on his TwitterContinue Reading

CORONAVIRUS: Abia bans weddings, burials, other ceremonies above 30 people

The Abia State Government on Wednesday banned social functions, including weddings and burials, that attract more than 30 people, as one of the measures taken to curb the spread of Coronavirus. The state government also said religious gatherings that attract more than 50 people have also been banned for the next oneContinue Reading

Abia’s Ikpeazu gives fresh order to LG chairmen on COVID-19 pandemic

Okezie Ikpeazu, the Governor of Abia State, has issued 48 hours ultimatum to the Transition Committee Chairmen of the seventeen local government areas of the state to launch grassroots information service on the increasing cases of Coronavirus pandemic ravaging some states in the country. The governor threatened to sanction erringContinue Reading

NEWSCOVID-19: Anambra Government places border areas under watch

The Anambra State Government has placed all its six entry points under full-scale watch as part of precautionary measures toward containing Coronavirus pandemic in the state. Anambra State has boundaries with six states including Enugu, Imo, Abia, Delta, Kogi and Rivers. This followed the State Government’s multi-sectoral approach aimed atContinue Reading

COVID-19: Lawyers commend CJN for suspending court sittings

Legal practitioners have applauded the directive by the Chief Justice of Nigeria, (CJN), Justice Tanko Mohammad, for ordering the suspension of all court sittings except in matters that are urgent, for 14 days because of COVID-19. Speaking to the News Agency of Nigeria, (NAN), the lawyers said the directive wasContinue Reading

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state has tested negative for coronavirus

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo state has tested negative for coronavirus (COVID-19) after undergoing a test on Wednesday. POLITICS NIGERIA reports that Obaseki had gone into self-isolation after coming in contact with Abba Kyari, the Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari and the Bauchi State Governor, Senator Bala Mohammed, who bothContinue Reading

NIGERIA RECEIVED COVID-19 TEST KITS FROM ALIBABA FOUNDER JACK MA

Nigeria on Wednesday received test kits and protective gear from China’s richest man, Jack Ma, to help fight coronavirus, which has so far claimed one life and infected 45 others in Africa’s most populous nation. Nigeria’s top health official, Abdulaziz Abdullahi, told AFP that the country had received 100,000 faceContinue Reading

Worldwide flights grounded, ban on international travellers takes effect

The Federal Government’s ban on non-Nigerian travellers from some 13 countries yesterday took full effect with commercial international air movement almost grounded to a halt at airports. At the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos and Nnamdi Azikiwe International, Abuja, monitored yesterday, only Air Peace and African World Airlines (AWA)Continue Reading

Two ‘ballistic missiles’was fires by North Korea government into the sea

North Korea fired what appeared to be two short-range ballistic missiles off its east coast on Saturday, the latest in a series of such launches by Pyongyang as the world struggles with the coronavirus pandemic. The South Korean military condemned the launches as “extremely inappropriate given the difficult situation theContinue Reading

Gbajabiamila, others honour federal lawmaker in Ibadan

NAN reports that the guests were thrilled with good music by the popular Fuji musician and Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila, the Speaker, House of Representatives former Gov. Adebayo Alao-Akala and Olubadan of Ibadanland, Oba Saliu Adetunji on Friday honoured Rep. Musiliu Akinremi (APC-Ibadan North) in Ibadan. The dignitaries and several othersContinue Reading

The provost federal collage of education pankshin matirculates 4,828 students,against cultism and exam malpractice.

The Provost of Federal School of Schooling, Pankshin, Dr Amos Bulus Cirfat, stated the school has matriculated 4,828 newly admitted college students and warned them towards cultism and examination malpractice. Dr Cirfat disclosed this in the course of the matriculation ceremony held on the school’s Convocation Sq. Pankshin in Plateau State.  Continue Reading

Sokoto State govrnment brings Isolation centres as residents embark on prayers

The State’s Commissioner for Well being, Dr Ali Inname, informed Information Company of Nigeria (NAN) on Saturday in Sokoto that, the state ministry of well being is consistently monitoring the scenario throughout the state. Inname stated the centres have been situated at Amanawa Infectious illness hospital, Usmanu Danfodio Instructing HospitalContinue Reading

FRSC: Commercial vehicle operators  Cution against overloading"

The Corps Marshal, Federal Road safety Corps (FRSC), Dr Boboye Oyeyemi, has cautioned business car operators in opposition to overloading of passengers because the coronavirus gathers momentum worldwide.Oyeyemi disclosed this in an announcement made obtainable by the Corps Public Schooling Officer (CPEO), Mr Bisi Kazeem on Saturday in Abuja. HeContinue Reading

NAIL BITING, ITS CAUSES AND HOW TO STOP IT

nail biting is the act or follow of biting one’s fingernails, particularly as the results of anxiousness or nervousness.it’s also the  exercise of biting the ends of your fingernails, for instance since you are anxious. often known as onychophagy or onychophagia (and even erroneously onyhophagia), is an oral compulsive behavior.generallyContinue Reading

Qantas chief defends standing down airline’s workers over virus

Qantas chief govt Alan Joyce on Friday defended his resolution to face down two-thirds of the Australian airline’s staff. In keeping with the chief, the impression of the novel coronavirus Unions condemned Joyce’s Thursday announcement that he’ll stand down 20,000 Qantas staff till the top of Might, whereas grounding mostContinue Reading

COVID-19: INEC shifts Bayelsa , Imo bye-elections indefinitel

The Impartial Nationwide Electoral Fee (INEC) has shifted the bye-elections to fill the vacant seats of Bayelsa West and Central senatorial districts.  The Nationwide Commissioner and Chairman, Info and Voter Training Committee, Festus Okoye in a press release  stated the electoral fee had acquired notifications of vacancies of the BayelsaContinue Reading

GUARANTY TRUST BANK LAUNCHES BETA HEALTH INSURANCE AND LOW INCOME TO ALL NIGERIANS

GT Bank Belief Financial institution Plc has introduced the launch of Beta Well being, a low-cost well being financing product that provides immediate entry to medical health insurance for each Nigerian. The primary of its type in Nigeria, Beta Well being offers protection for fundamental and important well being companies correspondingContinue Reading

THERE AS BEEN A SUSPENSION ON FLIGHTS,TRAINS AND BUSES BY SAUDI ARABIA GOVERNMENT

Saudi Arabia will droop all home flights, buses, taxis, and trains for 14 days to regulate the unfold of the novel coronavirus, the official Saudi Press Company reported on Friday. The transfer, which fits into impact on Saturday, exempts humanitarian and personal flights, in addition to ride-sharing apps and busesContinue Reading

RIVERS STATE GOVERNMENT CLOSES SCHOOLS DUE TO CORONA VIRUS

The Rivers State Authorities has closed all faculties within the state and directed all spiritual organisations to limit their actions because of the worldwide coronavirus pandemic. In a statewide broadcast on Friday,  Rivers State Governor,  Nyesom  Ezenwo Wike stated that the motion was taken within the curiosity of Rivers State.Continue Reading

MR OFFODILE WITH APPOINTMENT WITH NIMASA BOARD WAS CONGRATULATED BY ANAMBRA GOVERNMENT

THE Anambra State Authorities has congratulated Honourable Chudi Offodile on his appointment as a Govt Director on the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Security Company (NIMASA). Offodile was final Wednesday introduced the brand new NIMASA Govt Director in control of Finance following the reorganization of the Company’s prime administration. In anContinue Reading

LASG AND PAPDA ARE PLANNING TO REMOVE COMPUTER VILLAGE IKEJA

With the assurances of the presidency and the developer to hold all of the stakeholders alongside, Telephones and Allied Sellers Merchandise Affiliation (PAPDA), mentioned they’re able to assist the Lagos State Authorities (LASG) within the relocation means of Pc Village from Ikeja to Katanga. PAPDA President, Ifeanyi Akubue, who acknowledgedContinue Reading

Two herders, Yuguda Usman and Yakubu Damuna, both from Mahanga Village, Awe native authorities space of Nassarawa State have been arraigned earlier than a Makurdi Chief Justice of the Peace Courtroom for violating the Open Grazing Prohibition and Ranches Institution Legislation of Benue State. Their arraignment is coming a fewContinue Reading

85% OF MEN’S UNTIMELY DEATHS CAUSED BY BAD WIVES, SAYS ENUGU’S POPULAR NATIVE DOCTOR WITH 58 WIVES

The popular Enugu’s native doctor, Simon Odo, a.okay.a Onu Uwa, has defined that almost all men die premature because of pressure from bad wives. Whereas explaining why he married the 58th spouse not too long ago, Odo, who’s also referred to as the ‘king of devil’ stated he can’t stomachContinue Reading

EFCC ARREST 16 LOCAL GOVERNMENT CHAIRMEN FOR FRAUD

Nigeria’s anti-fraud office is questioning 16 chairmen of different local governments in Kwara State for alleged inappropriate use of N4 billion loan and the state’s internally generated revenue. EFCC’s spokesman Wilson Uwujaren said the agency gathered that the chairmen after securing the loans, held a meeting and decided that N100mContinue Reading

NIGER LOCAL GOVT CHAIRMEN HEAD TO GHANA ON WASTE ADMINISTRATION TOUR

The 25 local government chairmen within the Niger State has departed for Accra, the Ghanaian capital, for what the press secretary to the governor, Mrs Mary Noel Berje, stated is to allow them to understudy waste administration by Accra-based personal firm Jospang Waste Recycling Company. Though the chairmen, who’re barelyContinue Reading

CORONAVIRUS CONFERENCE CONVENTION CANCELLED ATTRIBUTABLE TO CORONAVIRUS

A business convention specializing in coronavirus has reportedly been cancelled to keep away from spreading the virus. The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) cancelled a roundtable convention which was meant to happen on Friday, alongside different conferences scheduled between 11 March and three April across the US, reports stated. BasedContinue Reading

FEDERAL GOVT. RECOVERS N3.7BN FROM NDDC CONTRACTOR, DIRECTORS – BUHARI

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that law authorization organizations have recouped over N3.7billion just as different resources worth billions of Naira from temporary workers and previous chiefs of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC). The President made this known at the introduction of NDDC Advisory Committee, involving the nine GovernorsContinue Reading