2nd Wave: Sanwo Olu Extends Work-from-home Or...

The Lagos State Government has further extended the work-from-home order to all state public servants on Grade Levels 14 and below from Monday, Jan. 1...

NAFDAC Begins Prevention Of Fake COVID-19 Vac...

According to the Director – General of NAFDAC, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye,  at a virtual media briefing on Friday  told newsmen that the goal of using GS1...

Cholera Kills 14 In Benue

Approximately 14 persons have lost their lives following an outbreak of cholera in Agatu and Guma local government areas of Benue State. The commis...

COVID - 19: 90m Cases Worldwide - WHO

According to the latest numbers from the World Health Organisation (WHO), the number of COVID-19 cases worldwide has surpassed 90 million, reaching 90...

Do Not Postpone School Resumption Over COVID-...

According to our reporters, he National Association of Nigerian students (NANS) has appealed to the Federal Government not to further postpone school...

COVID-19: Police Apprehends 43 Clubbers for V...

According to  NAN, the Lagos State Police Command has arrested 43 clubbers, including strippers at Eclipse Night Club, Victoria Island, for allegedly...

NIN Enrollment Resumes Today

Days after embarking on a strike action, the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) said its normal enrolment services for the National Identi...

COVID-19: Governors Join PMB, Osinbajo On Liv...

According to the Chairman of the Nigeria’s Governors’ Forum, Dr Kayode Fayemi, made this known on Friday in Abuja when he fielded questions from State...

Suspect Confesses To Selling Over 6000 Dead P...

A 33-year-old suspect, Hassan Ebere was paraded by the police and in his confession; “I usually go to the Ngadabul river, behind Borno Radio Televi...

Vaccines May Not Protect Against Variant In S...

UK scientists expressed concern yesterday that COVID-19 vaccines being rolled out in Britain may not be able to protect against a new variant of the c...

COVID-19 : No Plan To Impose Fresh Lockdown,...

According to the Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, yesterday, in a conference in Lagos, appealed to Nigerians to adhere to all protoc...

COVID-19 : US Prisons Shutdown As Guards Cont...

Xinhua news gathered that local jails and state prison systems around the U.S. on Saturday commenced shutting down completely and transferring their i...

PDP Faults Buhari’s New Year Speech

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has described the 2021 New Year address by President Muhammadu Buhari as empty, directionless. The party added the...

2021: Buhari Pledges to Keep Citizens Safe Fr...

President Muhammadu Buhari has reiterated the commitment of his administration to keep Nigerians safe from the resurgence of Coronavirus pandemic....

COVID-19: WHO Clears BioNTech’s Vaccine for E...

Regulatory experts convened by the World Health Organization (WHO) from around the world and UN agency’s own teams reviewed the data on the Pfizer/Bio...

Makinde Approves Crossover Service, Insists o...

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) Oyo State Chapter has advised worshippers in the state to adhere strictly to COVID-19 safety protocol at th...

COVID-19: U.S Nurse Tests Positive After Vacc...

According to ANI news Washington, Intensive care unit nurse in San Diego, who had received Pfizer Inc. vaccine’s shot against COVID-19 on December 18,...

COVID-19: Ondo Govt, CAN Disagree Over Crosso...

Ondo State inter ministerial committee on COVID- 19 has described the statement credited to the state Chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria...

FCT Minister Threatens To Close Shopping Mall...

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has threatened to shut down shopping malls, farmers markets and other business premises in the Fed...

NIN Enrollment: NIMC Urges Nigerians To Adher...

With the large crowd visiting the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) enrolment centers nationwide demanding for valid National Identificat...

6 Pharmaceutical Companies Closed By NAFDAC

In a press briefing by Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, director general of the Agency, said this in a statement by Mr Sayo Akintola, Resident Media Consultant...

22 Patients Survive On Oxygen At Abuja Isolat...

As the second wave of COVID -19 pandemic continues to ravage the country, 22 patients on critical conditions at the University of Abuja Teaching Hospi...

Women Affairs Minister, Pauline Tallen, Tests...

The Minister of Women Affairs, Dame Pauline Tallen has tested positive for COVID-19 after a routine test conducted on her and members of the family. A...

PTF Commends Churches Over Compliance

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) COVID-19 Enforcement Task Force has commended churches in the territory for adhering strictly to the health guidel...

Two Electrocuted In Oyo

Two persons have been electrocuted in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital city. The victims, Mr Oladeji Olatunji Kango, and Mrs Kemi Adegoke were both on a...

We Wonder Why COVID-19 Cases Are Still Low In...

“One thing I’m happy to have been wrong about—at least, I hope I was wrong—is my fear that COVID-19 would run rampant in low-in- come countries,” he w...

Christmas: FCT Urges Christians To Pray For A...

The FCT Minister, Malam Muhammad Bello, has urged Abuja residents to use the occasion of Christmas to pray for the quick end of the COVID-19 pandemic....

Ondo State Bans Church Service, Postpones Res...

Due to effects of the second wave of the dreaded coronavirus pandemic, the Ondo State government has announced the cancelation of the annual crossover...

FCT Shuts Bars, Night Clubs, Re-creational Ce...

With the increasing cases of COVID-19 infections in the nation’s capital, the Federal Capital Territory Administrati- on (FCTA) has directed all bars,...

COVID-19 : FG Reason for Lax in Travel Ban

The Federal Government says it has not imposed travel ban, particularly to and from UK, over the mutated strain of COVID-19. The government said it...