Ekiti appoints illustrious father, Adeoye COVID-19 envoy

EKITI State governor, Kayode Fayemi has offered a special appointment to Femi Adeoye, the man who trended on social media on Wednesday in a video in which he rebuked and rejected his... Read more »

COVID – 19 : Lagos suspends okada operations

LAGOS State Government has suspended the operations of okada riders all over the state until further notice in a bid to check the spread of coronavirus.   Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu issued the order... Read more »

Davido picks a fight with COVID-19

ACE Nigerian singer David Adeleke, aka Davido has set out to play major part in the fight against Coronavirus spread across the world.   The singer who stated that life has taken... Read more »

US has no accurate COVID-19 death record – Experts

UNITED States of America has come under heavy criticism on their handling of COVID-19 pandemic record following experts’ doubts on the validity of records floated so far.   Expressing their reservations, American... Read more »

COVID-19: Indigenous oil producers, banks panic over N1.6t loan

NIGERIA’S indigenous oil and gas producers as well as several Deposit Money Bank (DMB) operations may be heading towards a near collapse following the inability of the companies to meet their debt... Read more »

Int’l rush for Madagascar’s COVID-19 herbal brew

DAYS after the US President Donald Trump suggested using disinfectant to combat the COVID-19 pandemic; Madagascar President Andry Rajoelina has recommended an organic concoction to cure the infected patients.   His claim... Read more »

‘113 health workers contracted COVID-19’

FEDERAL Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, said 113 health workers have been infected with COVID-19.   He gave the figure during the Presidential Task Force briefing yesterday.   According to him, the... Read more »

Canada labels Chinese masks ‘unsafe’

THE Canadian government today said that one million KN95 masks imported from China did not meet its strict standards and so could not be distributed to frontline health workers amid the coronavirus... Read more »

Global COVID-19 cases rise to 3.3m

Brazil records 474 deaths in 24hrs OVER 3.3 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COVID-19; the disease caused by the new respiratory virus, with at least 233, 000 left... Read more »

Top US doctor on COVID-19 frontline takes own life

TOP New York City doctor, has taken her own life.   She was on the front line of the US fight against coronavirus   Police say the medical director of emergency department... Read more »

Nigeria reports highest single-day COVID-19 cases

NIGERIA Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported the highest figure of COVID-19 cases recorded in a day.   In a late-night tweet yesterday, the agency revealed that a total of 204... Read more »

Osodieme gives relief to the physically challenged

WIFE of Governor of Anambra State and founder of Caring Family Enhancement (CAFE) initiative, Dr. (Mrs.) Ebelechukwu Obiano donated essential commodities to over  100 visually impaired and physically challenged persons.   The... Read more »

20 per cent unwell Lagosians, COVID-19 positive, says Health Comm

LAGOS State Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, has said one out of every five Lagosians that exhibit respiratory symptoms are infected with COVID-19.   The commissioner, who spoke during a television... Read more »