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COVID-19: NNPC tells Staff below management cadre to work from Home-Femi Ehiabhi

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has directed all office-based staff below Management cadre across all its formations to work remotely from home with effect from March 24. The Corporation disclosed this in a statement signed by its spokesman, Kennie Obateru, in Abuja, on Tuesday. He said the directive was in compliance with the federal… Continue reading COVID-19: NNPC tells Staff below management cadre to work from Home-Femi Ehiabhi

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COVID-19: Markets in Lagos to be shut down_Femi Ehiabhi

Lagos markets, offices, showrooms and warehouses operating under the umbrella of Market Leaders and Traders Association of Nigeria, Lagos Chapter, will shut down, on Friday, over the raging coronavirus epidemic. In a statement issued this morning and signed by Comrade Christopher Okpala and Comrade Okey Enwuru, president and secretary respectively, the shutdown will run from… Continue reading COVID-19: Markets in Lagos to be shut down_Femi Ehiabhi

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Lagos State rolls out preventive measures for Public Transportation_Femi Ehiabhi

In a bid to prevent the further spread of coronavirus in buses, cabs and other Transport means, the state government has rolled out some measures for compliance. As part of the efforts by the Lagos State Government to further prevent a State- widespread of COVID-19 especially in motor parks, garages and other public transportation-related environment,… Continue reading Lagos State rolls out preventive measures for Public Transportation_Femi Ehiabhi

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Covid-19: DJ rakes in £3,000 in Two (2) hours_Femi Ehiabhi

A British Disc Jockey, Lee Marshall, is obviously cashing out on the coronavirus pandemic after selling toilet rolls worth about £3,000 (N1.3million) in 2 hours at the back of his van. The DJ, from Kent, also known as Disco Boy, decided to engage in bulk-buying toilet paper and sold it to people desperately in need… Continue reading Covid-19: DJ rakes in £3,000 in Two (2) hours_Femi Ehiabhi

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COVID-19: Former Vice Presidents Son Test Positive_Femi Ehiabhi

Son to former Vice President of Nigeria, Atiku Abubakar, has tested positive for cornavirus. This was personally confirmed by Atiku Abubakar on his Twitter page on Sunday. He said his son has been moved to Gwagwalada Specialist hospital Abuja for treatment and management. He wrote, “My son has tested positive to coronavirus. @NCDCGov has been… Continue reading COVID-19: Former Vice Presidents Son Test Positive_Femi Ehiabhi

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COVID-19: Edo finally succumb to Schools Shut down_Femi Ehiabhi

Following the upswing of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Nigeria, the Edo State Government has directed that all schools in the state, including primary, secondary and tertiary institutions, be shut down with effect from Monday, March 23, 2020. In a statement, Secretary to the State Government, Osarodion Ogie Esq., said, “While we enjoin citizens and residents… Continue reading COVID-19: Edo finally succumb to Schools Shut down_Femi Ehiabhi