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Nigeria Has Witnessed A Decline In COVID-19 Fatalities – FG

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The Federal Government has come out to announce a decline in the Covid-19 case fatalities in Nigeria. FG, however, revealed that Nigeria’s death figure recently crossed the unenviable record of 1,000 fatalities. According to the chairman of the Presidential Taskforce PTF on Covid-19 and Secretary to the Government of the ...

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Farmers Will Aid Nigeria’s Post COVID-19 Prosperity – Ben Ayade

Governor Ben Ayade

Cross River State Governor, Prof. Ben Ayade has come out to say that farming is one of the ways the country can cope amid the coronavirus pandemic. He recently revealed that Cross Riverians, especially women, should try to go into farming for the nation to be sustained amid the outbreak. ...

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Nigeria Will Overcome COVID-19 – Ooni of Ife

Coronavirus Nigeria

The Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi has come out to say that Nigeria will overcome the COVID-19 pandemic. He recently revealed this while he played host to Osun devotees in his palace as the ancient city celebrated the Osun festival. According to him, even if the pandemic is still ...

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Nigerian Hospitals Are Rejecting Patients Who Do Not Have COVID-19 – Ubi Franklin

Ubi Franklin

Popular music executive, Ubi Franklin has come out to share his experience of visiting the hospital amid the coronavirus pandemic. He recently revealed that he visited the clinic after the meal he ate left him stooling and weak. According to him, he was asked to wait outside until his result ...

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COVID-19 Will Eventually Be Contained In Lagos State – Akin Abayomi

Coronavirus Nigeria

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi has come out to warn citizens against anxiety amid the coronavirus outbreak. He recently revealed that coronavirus will eventually be contained in the state and Nigeria. According to him, the residents of the state should remain calm because we would eventually ...

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COVID-19 Is Not A Scam – National Association of Seadogs

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The National Association of Seadogs, NAS has come out to warn Nigerians that coronavirus is not fraud. The association recently came out to reiterate that the virus is indeed real and dangerous and must be taken seriously. According to Zuma chapter President of NAS, Anderson Kolawole Oseh, the negligence of ...

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We’ll Create 5M Jobs From Post-COVID-19 Economic Plans – FG

Yemi Osinbajo

The Federal Government has come out to say that it will create and save at least 5 million jobs from its Post-COVID-19 economic recovery plans. The Minister of Industry, Trade, and Investment, Richard Adeniyi Adebayo revealed this in a recent statement signed by his Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, ...

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Sex Workers Must Know That Their Customers Might Be COVID-19 Positive – FCTA

Coronavirus Nigeria

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has warned commercial sex workers in the state to abide by all the COVID-19 regulations. Chairman of the FCT Ministerial Enforcement Taskforce team on COVID-19 Restrictions, Ikharo Attah recently came out to say that these prostitutes should know that they are not on the ...

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Import Waiver Has To Be Extended To All Essential Drugs, Not Just COVID-19 Drugs – PSN

Coronavirus Nigeria

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria, PSN has begged the Federal Government to extend the recent import waiver on medical supplies by President Mohammadu Buhari to every essential drug, not just the ones related to COVID-19. Speaking recently, the President of the PSN, Pharm. Sam Ohuabunwa revealed that extending the waiver ...

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Nigeria’s COVID-19 Testing Centres Must Increase – Hon. Toby Okechukwu

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Deputy Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Toby Okechukwu is not happy with the insufficiency of coronavirus pandemic testing centres in Nigeria. Reacting to the comments credited to the Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, Dr. Chikwe Ihekwazu that just 2,000 Nigerians have been tested ...

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APC Is Seeking To Gain Lost Political Relevance With Seyi Makinde’s COVID-19 Result – PDP

All Progressives Congress (APC) and Peoples Democratic Party

The Oyo State chapter of Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has warned APC members to not play petty politics with the COVID-19 test result of Governor Seyi Makinde. PDP believes APC is seeking to gain lost political relevance in the state amid the current situation in the country. Speaking via its ...

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Full text of Buhari’s broadcast on COVID-19 in Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari

ADDRESS BY H.E. MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC SUNDAY 29TH MARCH, 2020. 1. Fellow Nigerians, 2. From the first signs that Coronavirus, or COVID-19 was turning into an epidemic and was officially declared a world-wide emergency, the Federal Government started planning preventive, ...

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Kylie Jenner Made My Dreams Come True With Her $1 Million To Battle COVID-19 – Thais Alaibadi

Thais Alaibadi

Popular entrepreneur, Kylie Jenner has donated $1 million to aid in the fight against COVID-19. She made the donation to her obstetrician-gynecologist (OB-GYN), Dr. Thais Alaibadi and it will be used to buy personal protective equipment for healthcare professionals working on the front lines against COVID-19. Reacting on Instagram, Alaibadi, ...

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We Screen Passengers For COVID-19 Before Boarding Them – Air Peace

Air Peace

Major Nigeria Carrier, Air Peace has come out to say that it did not transport a passenger suspected of being infected with Coronavirus on its Lagos-Kano flight on Tuesday. The airline’s Chief Operating Officer, Mrs. Toyin Olajide revealed this today. According to her, the suspicious case was only of a ...

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