HEALTH

22 New Cases of Covid-19 Reported in Nigeria_Ada Nkong

The NCDC says there are 22 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Nigeria.That brings the total number of cases confirmed so far to 276. Of the 22 cases according to the NCDC, 15 are in Lagos, four are in the FCT, two are in Bauchi, while the other is in Edo. Discharged cases still stand… Continue reading 22 New Cases of Covid-19 Reported in Nigeria_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Bernie Sanders Drops Out of Presidential Race _Ada Nkong

Sen. Bernie Sanders dropped out of the 2020 presidential race Wednesday, ending an unprecedented Democratic primary and setting up a general election between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden. The independent senator from Vermont announced his move in a conference call with staff, after he suffered a series of crushing primary losses… Continue reading Bernie Sanders Drops Out of Presidential Race _Ada Nkong

HEALTH

15 Man Medical Team From China Arrives Nigeria_Ada Nkong

Despite the outcry against the offer, a 15-man medical team from China wednesday arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja. The team arrived Nigeria in a chartered Air Peace aircraft and were received by the Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire. Their mission is to assist Nigeria in efforts to contain the COVID-19 pandemic… Continue reading 15 Man Medical Team From China Arrives Nigeria_Ada Nkong

ENTERTAINMENT & LIFE STYLE

Lagos State Agrees to Drop Charges Against Naira Marley, Gbadamosi _Ada Nkong

Following their agreement to Ttender written apologies to the Lagos State Government, as well as to issue undertakings to comply with the directive on lockdown and social distancing, including a stay in isolation for the next 14 days, the Lagos State government has agreed to withdraw charges against former governorship candidate of the Action Democratic… Continue reading Lagos State Agrees to Drop Charges Against Naira Marley, Gbadamosi _Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

President Trump Threatens ” Powerful Hold” on WHO Funding_Ada Nkong

President Donald Trump signaled Tuesday he may put a "very powerful hold” on funding to the World Health Organization as he lashed out at the United Nations specialized agency and accused it of “being very China-centric" amid the coronavirus pandemic. Reiterating his complaints from a tweet earlier in the day, the president said that the… Continue reading President Trump Threatens ” Powerful Hold” on WHO Funding_Ada Nkong

HEALTH

Lagos State Records Another Covid-19 Death _Ada Nkong

Another COVID-19 Patient has died in Lagos, Nigeria.Professor Akin Abayomi, the Lagos State Commissioner for Health disclosed this in a tweet Wednesday.According to Professor Abayomi, the victim is a 66-year-old citizen of the United Kingdom who travelled from India via Dubai and entered Lagos on the 17th of March, 2020. The Commissioner also said that… Continue reading Lagos State Records Another Covid-19 Death _Ada Nkong

ACCIDENTS

Video:Fire Outbreak at Accountant Generals Office_ Ada Nkong

At about 10:00 am Wednesday, a fire incidence was reported at the accountant general's office. Though the cause of the fire was yet to be ascertained as at the time of this report, our source said the fire service was called and were seen putting off the fire. Also spotted at the scene of the… Continue reading Video:Fire Outbreak at Accountant Generals Office_ Ada Nkong