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Nigeria’s Isolation Centres Cannot Accommodate More People – Geoffrey Onyeama

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Mr. Geoffrey Onyeama, the Minister of Foreign Affairs has come out to say that more than 600 evacuees from several nations across the globe are currently at several isolation centres in Lagos and Abuja. He revealed this at the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 press briefing today in Abuja. According ...

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Yorubas Believe In Uniting Nigeria, Not Dividing It – Prof. Banji Akintoye

Professor Banji Akintoye

Popular Yoruba nationalist, Prof Banji Akintoye has come out to say that Yoruba people only agitated for freedom in the country but never asked for the break up of Nigeria. He revealed this recently while speaking on AM120 – a television breakfast show of the Broadcasting Corporation of Oyo State,(BCOS). ...

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If We Failed Nigeria Or Not, History Will Tell – NCDC

Coronavirus Nigeria

Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire has come out to say that President Muhammadu Buhari is not against the idea of using local herbs to combat coronavirus in Nigeria. He, however, revealed that the Nigeria Institute for Pharmaceutical Research and Development must first certify any of the herbs before it ...

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The Wages Of Nigeria’s Sins Is Coronavirus – SMBLF

Muhammadu Buhari

The Southern and Middle Belt Leaders Forum, SMBLF has come out to say that Nigeria would not be in this present situation amid the outbreak if restructuring has been allowed to happen. SMBLF recently revealed that states would not be waiting for the Federal Government to come and open isolation ...

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Sokoto State And Taraba State Are The Poorest In Nigeria – NBS

Muhammadu Buhari

The National Bureau of Statistics, NBS has said 82.9 million Nigerians (40.1 percent) of the population are poor. This was revealed in its 2019 Poverty and Inequality in Nigeria study released on Monday. The stat involved data on household and individual demographics (age, gender, marital status, among others), access to ...

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Only A Lockdown Can Save Nigeria Right Now – Yemi Alade

Yemi Alade

Nigerian singer, Yemi Alade has come out to react to the easing of lockdowns in Nigeria as coronavirus cases keep increasing in the country. According to her, the fact that there are no preventive measures in place alongside the decision makes it a massive risk for anyone to be outside ...

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Mohammed Ben Omar Gave His All For Nigeria’s Prosperity – Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has come out to mourn late Nigerian Minister of Employment and Labour, Mohammed Ben Omar. Speaking recently via a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, Buhari extended heartfelt condolences to the government and people of Niger Republic and the family ...

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Atiku Failed To Lead Nigeria Away From Its Dependence On Oil – APC

Atiku Abubakar

The All Progressives Congress, APC, has revealed that it agrees with the suggestion of Atiku Abubakar on economic diversification. The party, however, used the opportunity to aim a dig at the PDP man for not implementing those suggestions when he vice president for 8 years. According to the National Publicity ...

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If You Spread Fake News, You Don’t Mean Well For Nigeria – Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari has come out to say that Nigeria has a high dose of disinformation, fake news, hate news being circulated by people who use media platforms. He disclosed this while applauding the Nigerian media for the commendable work they have done and are currently doing amid the coronavirus ...

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Nigeria Should Learn From Ghana, Do Not Ease Lockdown – NMA

Coronavirus Nigeria

The Nigerian Medical Association has come out to warn against easing the lockdown by President Muhammadu Buhari tomorrow. The association recently revealed that the move is still very premature in the face of rising infection. According to the President of the NMA, Dr. Francis Faduyile and the Secretary, Dr. Olumuyiwa ...

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Nigeria Cannot Survive A Total Lockdown For A Long Period – Gov. Dapo Abiodun

Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun

Ogun State governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has extended the total lockdown in the State for another one week. Gov. Dapo also made adjustments to the relaxation window by adding three hours to the seven hours being given to the residents of the state before now. According to the governor, it ...

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Late Owodunni Teriba Hoisted Nigeria’s Flag Proudly – Buhari

Muhammadu Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently mourning with family and friends of a renowned economist, Professor Owodunni Teriba, who died at 82 days ago. Reacting via his spokesman, Mr. Femi Adesina, Buhari hailed Teriba’s can-do spirit and high level of education before his death. According to him, Owodunni hoisted Nigeria’s flag ...

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Depending On Crude Oil Has Failed Nigeria – Atiku

Atiku Abubakar

PDP politician, Atiku Abubakar has come out to say that Nigeria must wake up to the reality that the era of crude oil is gone. Atiku recently revealed that Nigeria’s sweet crude is becoming a little bitter since we currently have so much crude with nobody to buy it, nowhere ...

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Late Chief Richard Akinjide Sustained Democracy In Nigeria – PDP

PDP

Late Chief Richard Akinjide was one of the heroes that fought for Nigeria’s decolonization during the colonial rule, Uche Secundus has said. Secondus recently revealed that the deceased will be remembered for the impact he made in the 2nd Republic of Nigeria during the 12/3rd of 1979 that won the ...

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Nigeria’s Implementation Of The Lockdown Has Been Disjointed – Joe Okei-Odumakin

Muhammadu Buhari

Dr. Joe Okei-Odumakin, President, Centre for Change, has begged the Federal Government to take proactive measures to reduce community transmission as the country crosses 1000 cases of COVID-19. Okei-Odumakin revealed this recently in a statement on Saturday in Lagos. According to Odumakin, the way the federal and state governments have ...

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Abba Kyari Gave His Life In The Course Of Service To Nigeria – CAN

Abba Kyari

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has commiserated with President Muhammadu Buhari on the demise of his Chief of Staff (COS), Mallam Abba Kyari. The CAN President, Rev Dr. Samson Ayokunle, revealed this via a statement by his Special Assistant on Media and Communications, Pastor Adebayo Oladeji, on Sunday in ...

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This Is Not The Time To Resist A Lockdown In Nigeria – Boss Mustapha

Boss Mustapha

Mr. Boss Mustapha, Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) has urged Nigerians to embrace the lockdown imposed by governments at all levels to prevent the spread of COVID-19 pandemic. Boss, who is also the Chairman, Presidential Taskforce (PTF) on COVID-19, revealed this as he answered questions after some ...

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We Are Doing Everything To End The Coronavirus Pandemic In Nigeria – FG

Muhammadu Buhari

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Boss Mustapha has come out to say that the Federal Government is not expecting an upsurge of fatality in the battle against the coronavirus pandemic in the country. Boss, who is also the Chairman, Presidential Task Force (PTF), revealed this today ...

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Increase Nigeria’s Testing Capacity For Coronavirus – Babangida

Ibrahim Babangida

Ex Military President, General Ibrahim Badamasi Babangida has begged all citizens to not politicize the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Babangida revealed that this is the time to join hands together to win the battle ravaging the world. According to him, Nigeria has to increase testing capacity for the virus ...

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Nigeria’s Healthcare Workers Are Working Towards More Discharges Of Coronavirus Patients – WHO

World Health Organization

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Office in Nigeria has come out to say that coronavirus is not a death sentence. The UN health agency, in its official twitter account @WHONigeria, hailed the nation’s health workers for being up and doing during the outbreak. According to WHO, the Nigerian health care ...

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