NHRC orders investigation into alleged torture of driver by magistrate
The 35-year-old driver was allegedly beaten by the sons of Magistrate Agnes Onyebueke on her instruction for being rude to her.
Wike to Federal Govt: Why give Lagos N10 billion for COVID-19, and nothing to Rivers?
The governor accuses the Buhari administration of “politicising” the nation’s effort to halt the spread of the virus.
Coronavirus: Akwa Ibom clerics, residents ignore lockdown order
Many residents were seen on Sunday walking about or congregating in the streets of Uyo as if there was really no restriction order at all.
Police demote officer for assaulting medical doctor
The officer was on duty to enforce the stay-at-home order of the Akwa Ibom government because of coronavirus.
Health workers ‘running away’ from Akwa Ibom hospital because of COVID-19
The five confirmed cases of coronavirus in Akwa Ibom are said to be mostly healthcare professionals.
Police investigate video of suspected soldiers threatening to rape women
Officials expressed doubt that the men are soliders but promised to investigate.
Covid-19: Cross River govt to distribute foods to 44,000 households
The government says the gesture will cushion the effects of the restriction order in the state.
COVID-19: Akwa Ibom cases mostly healthcare professionals – Gov Emmanuel
Mr Emmanuel said the affected persons have been moved to the isolation centres in the state “for proper management.”
One killed as soldiers clash with residents while enforcing coronavirus lockdown
The Delta State government has identified the slain youth.
Coronavirus: Edo govt suspends transport revenue collection for April
The seating guidelines for transporters are now that cars must carry one passenger in front and two at the back.
Coronavirus: Akwa Ibom questions NCDC’s announcements, demands second tests
The NCDC on Wednesday said there were five confirmed cases of the virus infection in the state.
NDDC donates N1 billion to Niger Delta States to fight coronavirus
The N1 billion is to be disbursed to the nine states in the Niger Delta region.
Coronavirus: Akwa Ibom bans public gathering, bars vehicles from other states
“All public parks, shops, eateries, clubs, restaurants, markets and offices within the State shall remain closed except for the sale of foodstuffs, drugs and other essential commodities.”
Coronavirus: Returnee Nigerian allegedly assaults health workers for asking him to self-isolate
Confirmed cases of coronavirus in Nigeria have risen to 97 as at March 28. No confirmed case has been reported in Delta.
COVID-19: Cross River bans religious gatherings of more than 5 persons
Cross River is yet to record a case of coronavirus
Coronavirus: Rivers refuses to open borders for NLNG, Total E&P, others
The governor explains the circumstances around the confirmed case of coronavirus in the state.
Coronavirus: Delta closes borders, orders residents to stay indoors
There is yet no suspected or confirmed case of the virus in the state.
Coronavirus: Edo issues stringent directives to transporters, hoteliers
The government tells private and public hospitals to adopt uniform protocol in handling patients.
COVID-19: Edo govt. begins fumigation of streets, public places
The COVID-19 Response Committee says the fumigation is meant to check the spread of the virus in the state.