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EU Evacuates 2nd Batch Of 238 Nationals From Nigeria Over COVID-19

European Union (EU)  has commenced the evacuation of the second batch of its national totaling 238 from Nigeria over Coronavirus. The evacuation flight is considered as one of the essential and humanitarian operations approved by the Federal Government. The evacuation is coming after the first batch of 399 EU nationals were  earlier airlifted from the international […]

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Equip Our Members To Report COVID-19 Seamlessly, Lagos NUJ Tells Media Owners  

…Laments Non- Payment Of  Salaries  By Raypower,  AIT, Vanguard,  Champion Newspapers , others Before Lock Down   As the total lock down against the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic continues, the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Lagos State Council has appealed to media owners to provide necessary preventive measures against COVID -19 in their respective media […]


COVID-19: Air Peace Flight Carrying 35 Americans Did Not Land At Calabar Airport―Ita,Special Adviser

  …Says Ayade’s Administration  Cannot Compromise The Safety Of Its Citizens   The Cross River State Government has stated that Air Peace flight carrying 35 Americans or any other flight did not land at the Margaret Ekpo International Airport on Monday evening. The reaction is coming on the heels of insinuation in some quarters that […]


COVID -19: Buhari  Declares Total Lockdown In Lagos, Abuja, Ogun

  …To Begin 11 Pm On Monday, March 30 As part of efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19, President Muhammadu Buhari has declared curfew in Lagos, Abuja and Ogun State. The President, who made the declaration few minutes ago during a nationwide broadcast to Nigerians on Coronavirus, explained that the restriction was to prevent […]


Buhari  Makes Nationwide Broadcast  At 7pm Today

  President Muhammadu Buhari has finally made up his mind to make a nationwide broadcast at 7 pm to Nigerians, after several fruitless efforts to make him address the country failed. This was made known in a statement by his Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, “President Muhammadu Buhari will broadcast to […]


Governor El-Rufai Tests Positive To COVID-19

  As the Coronavirus continues to ravage countries all over the world, the Governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasir El-Rufai said he has tested positive to the COVID-19. El-Rufai made this known in a statement today. “Earlier this week, I submitted a sample for the Covid-19 test. The result came in this evening, and I […]


Lagos State Government Confirms 4 New Cases Of COVID-19

      The Lagos State Government has disclosed that four more persons yesterday tested positive to COVID19. The development brings to 12 the numbers of persons with the virus, as no fewer than 1,300 persons are being traced by the state government. Speaking to journalists today in Lagos, the State Commissioner for Health, Prof […]


 (Breaking)COVID 19: North-West Governors Close Schools For 30 Days

      Governors in the Northwest region have announced the closure of all schools for the next 30 days. The announcement to close the schools was read to journalists by Chairman of the Forum and Katsina Governor, Aminu Masari, Masari  said the decision became necessary to prevent the spread of Coronavirus COVID 19 disease […]


COVID-19 : Ekiti Governor, Fayemi, Confirms 38-Yr-Old Male Tests Positive

  Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, has confirmed that a 38-year-old male has tested positive for Coronavirus in the state. The Ekiti State Taskforce on Covid-19, headed by His Excellency Dr John Kayode Fayemi, can confirm that we have recorded an incidence of a Nigerian male, 38 years old, of Ekiti origin, who has tested […]


Buhari Slashes Petroleum Pump Price From N145 To N125

    President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reduction in the pump price of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) from N145 per litre to about N125 The slash in the price of PMS is coming on the heels of a drop in the international crude oil price from $60 to $30, causing fear of a possible […]