COVID-19: Okotie condemns CAN’s social distancing guidelines for churches
“Social distancing in the Church of Jesus Christ is tantamount to blasphemous infidelity,” Mr Okotie said.
INTERVIEW: Nigeria doesn’t need PIB to deregulate oil sector – NNPC GMD
Mele Kyari also speaks about Nigeria’s high cost of oil production and what is being done to reduce it.
Coronavirus: Nigeria records 307 new cases, total exceeds 10,000
There was a decline in the number of infections reported on Sunday (307) compared to the number reported on Saturday (553).
INTERVIEW: Coronavirus: We’ve made recommendations to Buhari on schools, religious houses – PTF
The PTF members met with the president on Sunday.
Umar to Buhari: You’ll destroy Nigeria with lopsided appointments
The lopsidedness in Mr Buhari’s appointment, Mr Umar said, is more glaring in the leadership of the nation’s security services.
Despite surge in COVID-19 deaths, Bangladesh reopens offices, transport
“We are gradually returning to normalcy as the lockdown is lifted,’’ Health Ministry official, Nasima Sultana, told a news conference in Dhaka on Sunday.
Coronavirus: Air Peace airlifts 312 Indians from Nigeria
On May 28, Air Peace evacuated 301 Chinese from Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos.
Coronavirus: Chinese medical team still in Nigeria – Officials
The Chinese embassy and CCEG say the medical team is still very much in Nigeria.
Bayelsa residents paid highest prices for rice, garri in April – NBS
Prices of food items differ from state to state with Bayelsa recording the highest prices for rice, garri, fish (tilapia fish and iced sardine), maize and tomatoes.
Policeman goes berserk, shoots at colleagues, kills sergeant
The killer police officer has been arrested, the police authorities said.
For Nigeria’s economic growth, Buhari should focus on human capital, open govt – Report
The report, published by Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD), examined the economic policies of the Buhari-led administration since it flagged off in 2015.
FRSC approves promotion of 10 Assistant Corps Marshals, 32 Corps Commanders
FRSC Corps Marshal directs decoration of affected officers in their respective Zonal Commands.
COVID-19: Fidelity Bank Partners ESLF To Cater For Less Privileged In Benue
Mrs Ortom thanks Fidelity Bank for the gesture, promising that the foundation would make judicious use of the financial support.
George Floyd’s Murder: Protesters besiege U.S. cities
President Donald Trump has been criticised for his comments about the protesters.
Weekly Review: Nigeria’s COVID-19 situation worsens; cases, deaths increase, recoveries reduce
The number of people who recovered from coronavirus in Nigeria also reduced for two consecutive weeks.
WNTD2020: Nigeria, other African countries must do more to protect youth from tobacco – Groups
The 2020 World No Tobacco Day is themed ‘Protecting youth from industry manipulation and preventing them from tobacco and nicotine use.’
ICT contribution of 14.07% to Nigeria’s GDP unprecedented – Pantami
The minister said the improved ICT contribution to GDP was evidence of the success of government’s policies.
SERAP writes Buhari, seeks details of govt loans since 2015
The organisation is also urging him to: “set up an independent audit of all loans.”
As Nigeria battles coronavirus, resident doctors issue 14-day strike notice
“NARD calls on the federal and state governments to provide adequate personnel protective equipment such as N95 respirators, gloves etc. to all health workers.”