EMERGENCY · HEALTH

COVID-19: Eko Hotel and Suites shutdown_Femi Ehiabhi

Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island was on Sunday shutdown  by the management over threat of the deadly Coronavirus. The hotel’s management announced on Sunday that it has shut the edifice, saying that its decision to shut the hotel was a difficult one, but had to be taken in the interest of the public. Lagos… Continue reading COVID-19: Eko Hotel and Suites shutdown_Femi Ehiabhi

HEALTH

Covid-19: Confirmed Cases in Nigeria Rise to 30_Ada Nkong

The number of Covid-19 cases confirmed in Nigeria has risen to 30. The National center for disease control on its official twitter handle said 3 more cases have been confirmed in Lagos. Of the three, two are returnees and 2 a contact of a confirmed case.

HEALTH · HUMAN INTEREST

COVID-19: Don’t cause panic through false reportage-Udom_Femi Ehiabhi

Akwa Ibom State Governor Udom Emmanuel has urged the media to report the coronavirus pandemic with the utmost caution. In a state broadcast to Akwa Ibom residents, the Governor debunked the rumour of a confirmed Covid-19 case in the state. He warned the media not to cause unnecessary panic among residents through their reportage, stressing… Continue reading COVID-19: Don’t cause panic through false reportage-Udom_Femi Ehiabhi

Governance

Covid-19: Lagos Civil Servants Get Sit at Home Order_Ada Nkong

Public officers from Grade level 1 to 12 in Lagos state have been asked to stay at home for the next 14 days as part of precautions to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease. The State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, gave the order on Sunday in a statewide address. Sanwo-Olu who gave assurance that all… Continue reading Covid-19: Lagos Civil Servants Get Sit at Home Order_Ada Nkong

ENTERTAINMENT & LIFE STYLE

Harry Song Fights Coronavirus Distributes Free Sanitisers_Ada Nkong

In what can best be described as a love for humanity, the Bum Bum Bum crooner ,Harry Song took to the streets of Lagos to hand out Sanitisers. In his usual jovial way, he was spotted playing and exchanging lively banter with fans while handing out free sanitisers. Check out the video https://youtu.be/f6Ycz80Wy0M

HEALTH

Another Case of Covid-19 Confirmed in Abuja, Oyo One_Ada Nkong

https://youtu.be/uw5Z88LFZIw The Federal Ministry of Health has confirmed yet another Covid-19 Case in Abuja and an index case in Oyo. This brings the total number of confirmed cases as at Sunday morning in Nigeria to 27.

WORLD NEWS

UK PM Urges Citizens to Stay Away From Visits as Mothers Day Present_Ada Nkong

Letters are being sent to 1.5 million people most at risk of coronavirus, urging them to stay at home. It comes as the PM asked the UK not to visit loved ones on Mother's Day, warning the NHS could be "overwhelmed". Boris Johnson has called on the public to join a "collective national effort" and… Continue reading UK PM Urges Citizens to Stay Away From Visits as Mothers Day Present_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

US Now Third Highest With Covid-19 Cases_Ada Nkong

As the coronavirus pandemic spreads and the total number of cases globally surpasses 300,000 with more than 13,000 deaths, the United States has become the third worst place in the world for the disease. According to the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center, as of March 22 the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the US now… Continue reading US Now Third Highest With Covid-19 Cases_Ada Nkong

WORLD NEWS

Vatican Issues Easter Guidelines Amidst Covid-19_Ada Nkong

Taking into cognisance the peculiar nature of the 2020 Easter given the Covid-19 incidence, the Vatican has issued a guide line for the celebration. While conferences and meetings can be postponed for months because of the coronavirus pandemic, the liturgies of Holy Week and Easter cannot, with the exception of the Chrism Mass, said the… Continue reading Vatican Issues Easter Guidelines Amidst Covid-19_Ada Nkong