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Covid-19: Ban On Religious Gathering Remains In Force – Gov Makinde

Covid-19: Ban On Religious Gathering Remains In Force – Gov Makinde

Oyo State government on Tuesday informed residents of the state that the ban placed on religious gatherings is still in force. The State COVID-19 Task Force, headed by the State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde made…

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FG Slashes Health, UBE Budgets, Gives NASS N27bn

FG Slashes Health, UBE Budgets, Gives NASS N27bn

The Federal Government has reduced the N37bn budget for the renovation of the National Assembly complex to N27.7bn. The Federal Government, in the 2020 revised budget proposal, according to documents obtained by our correspondent on…

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Nigeria Records 241 Fresh Cases Of COVID-19, Total Now 10,819

Nigeria Records 241 Fresh Cases Of COVID-19, Total Now 10,819

Nigeria has recorded 241 new cases of the novel coronavirus, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said on Tuesday. According to the health agency, Lagos reported the highest number with 142 new cases, followed…

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812 Health Workers Infected With COVID-19 – NCDC

812 Health Workers Infected With COVID-19 – NCDC

The number of health workers who have tested positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) has increased to 812. The Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, disclosed this on Tuesday at the…

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Churches, Mosques In Lagos Remain Shut Till Further Notice- State Govt

Churches, Mosques In Lagos Remain Shut Till Further Notice- State Govt

Churches, mosques, and other worship centres in Lagos will remain shut due to the continued high number of coronavirus cases in the state, the Commissioner for Home Affairs, Anofiu Elegushi, said on Tuesday. Mr Elegushi…

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Our COVID-19 Score Card And The Way Forward

Our COVID-19 Score Card And The Way Forward

By Ehi Braimah We have now crossed the 10,000 milestone of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria since our first index case was recorded on February 27, 2020. On Sunday May 31, 2020, 307 new cases were…

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Covid-19: Nigerians Fault FG’s Decision To Lift Ban On Religious Gatherings

Covid-19: Nigerians Fault FG’s Decision To Lift Ban On Religious Gatherings

By Augustine Akhilomen Nigerians have expressed reservations over the decision of the Federal Government to lift the ban on religious gatherings after two months under lock and key occasioned by the novel Coronavirus pandemic. On…

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Increased Use Of Antibiotics To Fight COVID-19 Will Lead To More Deaths – WHO

Increased Use Of Antibiotics To Fight COVID-19 Will Lead To More Deaths – WHO

Increased antibiotics use in combating the COVID-19 pandemic will strengthen bacterial resistance and ultimately lead to more deaths during the crisis and beyond, the World Health Organization said Monday. WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said…

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Nigeria Records 416 Fresh Cases Of Covid-19, Total Now 10,578

Nigeria Records 416 Fresh Cases Of Covid-19, Total Now 10,578

COVID-19 cases in Nigeria increased further on Monday with 416 cases reported by the country, even as the nation intensifies efforts to flatten the curve of the pandemic. The new cases were confirmed by the…

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COVID-19: Oyo Records 10 Fresh Cases

COVID-19: Oyo Records 10 Fresh Cases

Oyo State has recorded 10 fresh cases of Covid-19 with eight of them linked to iSON Xperiences, a firm in Ibadan South-West area of the state. More than 150 staff of the firm had already…

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