Coronavirus: Abuja NUJ inaugurates seven-member committee
The committee will, among other things, monitor the activities and safety of media organisations and practitioners in Abuja.
Coronavirus: Gov. AbdulRazaq launches cash transfer to 25,000 poor households in Kwara
“Each benefiting household is to get N20,000 cumulatively for the months of January, February, March and April,” he said.
Senior doctor concealed information on suspected Covid-19 case – UITH
“Following the patient’s death and release of his corpse … the hospital management received several anonymous calls disclosing information of recent travels by the patient and his wife to UK …”
COVID-19: Plateau Nurses, Midwives threaten strike over protection equipment
The nurses declared “No PPE, Don’t Risk Yourself“
Kwara communities groan over five-day power outage
Some of the affected communities are Omu-Aran, Offa, Erin-Ile, Ijagbo, Ajase-Ipo, Oke-onigbin, Oro, Iloffa, Odo-Owa, Osi and some parts of Kogi, Osun and Ondo
Coronavirus Lockdown: Over 600 motorcycles confiscated in one week- Police
The directive was aimed at curbing the surge of Covid-19, the respiratory disease caused by coronavirus.
Woman says Kogi commissioner raped, brutalised her over online post
Amid widespread anger, the Kogi government has released a statement vowing to investigate the matter and thoroughly punish any offender.
Islamic clerics arrested for holding Jumat service amidst coronavirus lockdown
The Kwara State government placed a ban on gatherings of more than 10 people.
Coronavirus: Senator donates 1,000 bags of rice, sanitisers to FCTA
Mr Aduda said the donations would assist in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic in the federal capital.
Presidential Broadcast: No sign language interpreter relayed Buhari’s message to persons with disabilities – Group
The group’s statement came following Sunday night’s nationwide broadcast by President Muhammadu Buhari where he ordered a lockdown of Lagos and Ogun states as well as the Federal Capital Territory.
Governor donates 10 months salaries to combat Covid-19
“Since I was inaugurated, I have not taken my salary. I am now donating the accumulated sum, from May 29 to date.”
Coronavirus: Agency nabs Abuja pastor for holding Sunday service
Authorities also shut down a Christ Embassy parish that held a wedding programme in defiance of an existing directive against crowd gatherings
Governors’ Forum DG, wife, test negative to Coronavirus
Mr Okauru expresses gratitude to everyone who either called him or his wife to express goodwill for the entire family.
Suspected bandits kill 29 security operatives in Niger
The attack occurred around Galkogo Forest, in Shiroro Local Government Area of Niger State on Sunday.
Covid-19: Panic buying as Kwara closes markets, bans commercial transportation
The state government on Wednesday announced it had banned commercial transportation, closed all mosques, churches, and markets effective from March 26.
Coronavirus: Niger governor goes into self-isolation
The governor said this is as a result of his public outings since the outbreak of coronavirus
Coronavirus: Kwara Govt bans commercial transportation, orders closure of markets
The state government also ordered the closure of all mosques and churches, and markets of non-essential commodities.
Coronavirus: Nasarawa records another suspected case – Official
The suspect came to the state from Abuja for a wedding ceremony
Coronavirus: Nasarawa gov not on self-isolation – Aide
The governor’s aide urged the public to disregard information in some social media platforms insinuating that his principal had gone on self-isolation.
Kwara govt suspends top civil servants over extortion of farmers
“The Head of Service has accordingly been directed to suspend all the affected officials, including the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry.”
Coronavirus: Kogi closes all entry points, ban Motorcycle operation
The Kogi State Government says the measures are parts of efforts to curb the spread of coronavirus in the state.