South West

Nigerian Correctional Service (NCS), Comptroller General (CG), Ja’afaru Ahmed

Nigerian Correctional Service refuses to re-admit suspected killers of Fasoranti’s daughter

Governor Akeredolu of Ondo says the suspects were rejected despite being cleared of coronavirus.

Tanker Accident (Photo Credit: vanguard)

Fire razes petrol station in Ibadan

An official said no casualty was recorded during the inferno.An official said no casualty was recorded during the inferno.

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu; addressing journalists after the State Security Council meeting at Lagos House, Marina, on Saturday, April 4, 2020. Behind him are (L-R): Director, Department of Security Service (DSS), Mr. Abdulfatai Sanusi; Commissioner of Police, Lagos Command, Mr. Hakeem Odumosu; Commander, Nigeria Navy Ship (NNS) Beecroft, Apapa, Commodore Ibrahim Aliyu Shettima and Commander, 651 Base Services Group, Nigerian Air Force Base, Ikeja, Air Commodore Rasaq Olanrewaju.

Over 500 coronavirus patients recover in Lagos

Lagos State has 1,861 confirmed cases of coronavirus, 1308 active, 502 discharged and 33 deaths.

Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Twitter handle of Akeredolu]

Ondo records first COVID-19 death

The case was a patient with a renal condition.

Coronavirus

Coronavirus: Lagos doctor tests positive for coronavirus in Osun

The medical doctor presented himself at the state isolation centre having suspected he had been infected

Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA)

Police officer killed by hit-and-run driver – Official

LASEMA also recovered the body of a commercial motorcycle operator killed in an accident.

The 110-bed Isolation Center at Mobolaji Johnoson, Stadium, Onikan, Lagos Island, constructed by the Lagos State Government and Guaranty Trust Bank, unveiled on Saturday, March 28, 2020.

Coronavirus: Nigeria risks worse crisis as majority of infected patients avoid isolation centres

As of May 10, there are 4,399 coronavirus cases in the country, with 778 discharged and 143 dead.

The Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi

Ekiti, Ondo record five new COVID-19 cases

While Ekiti recorded three cases, Ondo recorded two.

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Coronavirus: Lagos discharges another 21 recovered patients

This brings the total recoveries in the state to 469

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu

As coronavirus cases increase, Lagos seeks suppliers of testing kits

“We now have four testing facilities in Lagos State, and we remain grateful to the NCDC and all other partners who are involved.”

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Coronavirus: Lagos faces new round of lockdown, governor warns

The governor condemns the rampant violation of health and safety guidelines by residents.

Oyo Head of Service's son says he only deceived his friend to believe there's ghost job slot

Head of Service’s son caught in ‘ghost job’ scandal

The man says he was “joking” when he promised a friend a job slot.

Gboyega Oyeola, Governor of Osun state. [PHOTO: THISDAYLIVE]

COVID-19 : Osun’s new case ‘sneaked in’ from Kano – Official

Osun State has 37 cases of coronavirus, with 31 treated and discharged while three died.

Isolation centre at Landmark, Oniru, Lagos State [PHOTO CREDIT: @jidesanwoolu]

COVID-19: Lagos discharges 42 more patients

This brings the recoveries in the state to 448.

The 110-bed Isolation Center at Mobolaji Johnoson, Stadium, Onikan, Lagos Island, constructed by the Lagos State Government and Guaranty Trust Bank, unveiled on Saturday, March 28, 2020.

COVID-19: Many people on the run in Lagos after testing positive – Commissioner

The commissioner said Lagos residents have nothing to be afraid of as the staff at the isolation centres are very professional.

Lagos state commissioner of health, Prof Akin Abayomi

Coronavirus: Lagos denies health commissioner tested positive

The ministry says Mr Abayomi “is in perfect health and free from the coronavirus.”

Tomatoes farm, Kwanar Gafan market in Garun Mallam LGA of Kano State (Photo Credit: Mary Izuaka)

Coronavirus: How Lagos smallholder farmers lost big during lockdown

At the peak of the lockdown, one poultry farmer operated at a loss of N87,400 a day.

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu; addressing journalists after the State Security Council meeting at Lagos House, Marina, on Saturday, April 4, 2020. Behind him are (L-R): Director, Department of Security Service (DSS), Mr. Abdulfatai Sanusi; Commissioner of Police, Lagos Command, Mr. Hakeem Odumosu; Commander, Nigeria Navy Ship (NNS) Beecroft, Apapa, Commodore Ibrahim Aliyu Shettima and Commander, 651 Base Services Group, Nigerian Air Force Base, Ikeja, Air Commodore Rasaq Olanrewaju.

48 more patients recover from coronavirus in Lagos

A total of 406 people have now recovered from the disease in the state.

FRSC

Lockdown Violation: Kwara FRSC intercepts interstate travellers

The commander said that the offenders had been handed over to the State Security Service.

Seyi Makinde, Oyo State Governor [PHOTO CREDIT: @seyiamakinde]

COVID-19: Oyo records eight new cases

The governor also said three patients who tested positive for the virus “absconded, but one was rearrested”.

Akin Abayomi

Coronavirus: Lagos records two more deaths

They bring the total number of deaths from COVID-19 in Lagos to 33.

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Coronavirus: 10 officials in Lagos governor’s house test positive

As of Thursday, Lagos State has 1, 324 confirmed cases of coronavirus, 917 active cases, 358 discharged cases, two evacuated cases, 16 transferred cases and 31 deaths.

Governor Oluwarotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State [PHOTO: TVC]

COVID-19: Police foil infected murder suspect’s attempt to escape – Official

The commissioner said the suspect “made efforts to escape from the centre, but the security operatives prevented him.”

Map of Nigeria showing Ondo State

Three more coronavirus patients recover in Ondo

This brings to six, the number of patients treated and discharged so far in the state.

The Governor of Ekiti State, Kayode Fayemi

COVID- 19: Ekiti to prosecute female patient who sneaked into state from Katsina

The woman breached interstate movement restriction to visit her military officer husband in Ekiti.