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With 51,578 deaths, COVID-19 cases hit 1million globally

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases across the world is over one million. This is according to information obtained from Worldometerinformation obtained from Worldometer, a...

‘COVID-19 has do with doctors, scientists not fiction writers’ — Presidency replies Soyinka over lockdown comment

The Presidency has tackled Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, over his recent comment challenging the rationality and legality of President Muhammadu Buhari’s lockdown order. Buhari...

Presidency: 50 ways Buhari is tackling coronavirus in Nigeria

The Presidency on Wednesday chronicled 50 measures trawled by the President Muhammadu Buhari-led government to tackle the outbreak of coronavirus in Nigeria. The Special Assistant...

COVID-19: Most countries we think will help us also facing challenges, says FG

The federal government has revealed some countries it hopes would assist Nigeria in combating the coronavirus pandemic are also grappling with challenges. Minister of...

Petrol to now sell at N123.50 as FG reduces pump price in April

The federal government has reduced the pump price of petrol for the month of April. The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency (PPPRA) announced the reduction...

Use of soldiers to enforce Buhari’s lockdown order illegal, says Falana

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Femi Falana, says using soldiers to enforce President Muhammadu Buhari’s lockdown order is illegal. Recall that Buhari ordered lockdown...

COVID-19: Reps donate two months’ salary to support fight against pandemic

The House of Representatives have drummed support for the ongoing fight against coronavirus pandemic with members of the lower legislative chamber donating their salaries...

NCDC confirms four new coronavirus cases as Nigeria’s toll rises to 135

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed four new coronavirus cases bringing the country's disease toll to 135. The centre announced this in...

Buhari’s lockdown order backed by law, says Malami

The Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, says President Muhammadu Buhari’s lockdown order during his nationwide broadcast over coronavirus...

COVID-19: Nigerian senators to donate 50% of their salaries to support fight against pandemic

The Senate has thrown its weight behind the ongoing fight against coronavirus in the country. In a statement issued on Monday, Senate Spokesman, Godiya Akwashiki,...

‘We are not in a war emergency’ — Soyinka reacts to Buhari’s lockdown order

Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka, has questioned the legality of President Muhammadu Buhari lockdown order in some states across the country in a bid to...

Seyi Makinde becomes third Nigerian governor to test positive for coronavirus

Governor of Oyo state, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has tested positive for coronavirus. The governor announced this in a tweet on Monday. Makinde said he had designated...

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