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BREAKING: COVID-19: Buhari finally reopens churches, mosques

The Nigerian Government has finally lifted the ban on religious gathering across the country. The ban on religious gatherings had lasted for two months, a move taken to check the spread of Coronavirus. However, at the briefing of the presidential task force (PTF) on COVID-19 on Monday, Chairman of the task force, Boss Mustapha, announced […]

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Religion

FG Relaxes Restriction On Churches, Mosques

The Federal Government has announced the relaxation of the restriction placed on places of worship as part of measures to curtail the spread of COVID-19. The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, announced this during the daily briefing of the panel on Monday. Mustapha, who is also the Secretary to Government […]

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Health

COVID-19: CAN reveals when churches might reopen

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has expressed its confidence that the ban on religious gatherings in the country could end by the first Sunday of June. This was contained in a statement signed by CAN President, Rev Samson Ayokunle, on Wednesday. Ayokunle noted that they have been in talks with the federal government over […]

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Health

Kogi records first ever cases of coronavirus

Kogi State in Nigeria’s North-Central has recorded two cases of the novel coronavirus. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said this Wednesday night. It was the first time that positive results were confirmed for Kogi since the outbreak in Nigeria – exactly three months ago. In its tweet, NCDC announced 389 new patients and 5 […]

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Health

Breaking: Two Ministers test positive for Coronavirus

Chile registered a new high for coronavirus cases on Monday, with nearly 5,000 infections in 24 hours, including two ministers in President Sebastian Pinera’s government. Health authorities announced 4,895 new infections in the South American country and 43 deaths. Public Works Minister Alfredo Moreno and Energy Minister Juan Carlos Jobet said they were among those […]

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Coronavirus: CCECC opens up on Chinese doctors’ duties in Nigeria

The company that funded the trip of the Chinese “medical doctors” to Nigeria, China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC), has provide further explanation of their trip. CCECC said the team has been focusing only on assigned duties in Nigeria. The firm said this in a statement posted on its Twitter page on Friday. It explained […]

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Law

No religious gatherings in Nigeria – IG of Police

The Inspector General of Police (I-G), Mohammed Adamu, has warned that religious gatherings will not be tolerated. He also assured citizens of adequate security during and after the 2020 Eid-el-Fitri celebration. Force Public Relations Officer (FPRO), DCP Frank Mba, said this in a statement on Friday. Adamu congratulated the Muslim faithful and all Nigerians. Mba […]

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Health

COVID-19: Nigerian States To Get $1.5bn From World Bank, Says Finance Minister

he World Bank has got a proposal of 1.5 billion dollars to states as an economic stimulus to cushion the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, said. Ahmed briefed State House correspondents on Thursday after the virtual National Economic Council (NEC) meeting anchored from the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The first-ever […]

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Technology

Israel Donates 2000 Protective Face Masks To Nigeria

The Embassy of Israel in Nigeria on Thursday donated 2,000 protective face masks to support Nigerian medical personnel in the ongoing fight against the coronavirus pandemic. Ambassador of Israel to Nigeria, Mr Shimon Ben-Shoshan, while delivering the face masks to the Minister of Health, Mr Osagie Ehanire, said the items were designed in Israel and […]

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Politics

Just In!!! COVID-19: Gov. Ikpeazu Commissions 100-Bed Isolation and Treatment Facility

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has commissioned 100-Bed Isolation and Treatment facility for the management of COVID-19, donated by CACOVID – the Coalition of the Private Sector Against COVID-19. The facility is situated within the premises of the Abia State Specialist Hospital at Amachara, Umuahia South LGA.

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