The delivery of a baby on board an Emirates Airlines aircraft on Wednesday delayed the arrival of hundreds of Nigerians evacuated from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) some hours after the aircraft took from Dubai International Airport. Continue reading “Breaking: Delivery on board delays arrival of Nigerian evacuees from Dubai”
Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State yesterday embarked on an inspection visit to ADAPALM, the Palm Oil Producing Industry of the state, expressing confidence the place can employ 35,000 persons if fully revived.
The Federal Government has said it won’t rule out local herbs in the fight against COVID-19 in Nigeria.
As Nigerians observe the 10th anniversary of the death of former President Umaru Musa Yar’Adua, President Muhammadu Buhari has extolled the virtues of the leader, who served as Governor of Katsina State for eight years describing him as a patriot. Continue reading “Former President Yar’adua was a patriot – Buhari”
As part of efforts to contain the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Edo State, the government has intensified screening and testing of residents across the state’s 18 Local Government Areas (LGAs), screening over 75,640 and testing over 520 persons in the state.
Lagos State Water Regulatory Commission (LSWRC) on Tuesday embarked on advocacy to financial institutions, motor parks and others across the metropolis to sensitize residents on the importance of hand washing with soap under running water to flatten the curve of Covid-19. Continue reading “Covid-19: LSWRC intensifies hand washing advocacy to banks, motor parks, others”
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC has confirmed 148 Coronavirus cases in the country. This brings the total number of confirmed infections in Nigeria to 2,950 after the index case was recorded 99 days ago. Continue reading “Breaking: 148 new Coronavirus cases in Nigeria”