Friday 03rd of April 2020 | Views: 6
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has directed all its missions abroad to compile a list of willing Nigerian nationals who wished to come back home.
Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, Abike D... Continue »»
Monday 30th of March 2020 | Views: 63
The Nigerian Government has confirmed the second death from coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country.
The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, announced this on Monday during the Presidential Task Fo... Continue »»
Friday 27th of March 2020 | Views: 109
The Chief Medical Director, University College Hospital, Ibadan, Prof. Jesse Otegbayo, disclosed on Wednesday that some doctors in the hospital were in self-isolation for coming in contact with some ... Continue »»
Monday 23rd of March 2020 | Views: 109
Nigeria has recorded its first death from coronavirus.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed the death in its update on the virus on Monday.
The victim, Suleiman Achumugu, former ... Continue »»
Sunday 22nd of March 2020 | Views: 108
One of former Nigeria’s Vice President Atiku Abubakar sons has tested positive for coronavirus.
“My son has tested positive to coronavirus,” Atiku tweeted on Sunday.
“@NCDCGov has been duly... Continue »»
Sunday 22nd of March 2020 | Views: 96
The Lagos State Government has asked public officers from Grade level 1 to 12 to stay at home for the next 14 days as part of precautions to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease.
“I’m now... Continue »»
Sunday 22nd of March 2020 | Views: 73
Amid the scare of Coronavirus, Union Bank of Nigeria has shut down its daily operations.
The bank directed its staff to work from home in a bid to tackle the Coronavirus scourge.
In a statement obt... Continue »»
Saturday 21st of March 2020 | Views: 89
The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) has postponed the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) to a time undisclosed.
This is according to a statement on Friday, March... Continue »»
Saturday 21st of March 2020 | Views: 84
The Federal Government says the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos; and Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja will be shut effective Monday, March 23, The PUNCH has learnt.
This is c... Continue »»
Friday 20th of March 2020 | Views: 60
If you have enrolled for your National Identity Card, you can check... Continue »»
Thursday 19th of March 2020 | Views: 111
The US has approved the anti-malarial drug chloroquine for use as a treatment against the new coronavirus, President Donald Trump said Thursday.
“We’re going to be able to make that drug availa... Continue »»
Thursday 19th of March 2020 | Views: 50
One of the daughters of President Muhammadu Buhari is currently in self-isolation over coronavirus.
Aisha Buhari, the first lady, who disclosed this, said although her daughter did not show any symp... Continue »»
Wednesday 18th of March 2020 | Views: 56
The Nigeria Football Federation has suspended football activities in the country for four weeks as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
A statement from the NFF quoted its president, Mr Amaju Pinni... Continue »»
Wednesday 18th of March 2020 | Views: 101
The federal government is proposing to cut the 2020 budget size by N1.5 trillion from N10.59 trillion to N9.09 trillion.
Zainab Ahmed, the minister of finance, budget and national planning, announce... Continue »»
Monday 16th of March 2020 | Views: 93
The Civil Defence, Correctional, Fire and Immigration Services Board, which is the Federal Government organ in charge of the paramilitary services, has barred persons who stammer or have “gross mal... Continue »»
Sunday 15th of March 2020 | Views: 114
The United States Government says there is evidence that Nigerian security agents, including the Department of State Services and the Nigerian Army, intimidated voters, officials of the Independent N... Continue »»
Thursday 12th of March 2020 | Views: 142
The Senate, on Thursday, passed for second reading, a constitution amendment bill which prescribes Higher National Diploma or its equivalent as the educational qualification required for anyone see... Continue »»
Thursday 12th of March 2020 | Views: 82
Governors have stepped up the agitation for a new revenue sharing formula that will increase states, allocation from the Federation Account. They argued that the current allocation is grossly inadequ... Continue »»
Wednesday 11th of March 2020 | Views: 105
Over 40,000 books and journals catalogued at the expansive library of the deposed emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi, have been successfully evacuated from the palace.
Mr Sanusi was deposed on Monday af... Continue »»
Wednesday 11th of March 2020 | Views: 69
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has passed a vote of no confidence on the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council, Dr. Wale Babalakin, calling for his removal.
The union passed the r... Continue »»
Wednesday 11th of March 2020 | Views: 121
Rabiu Kwankwaso, former Governor of Kano State, on Wednesday alleged that President Muhammadu Buhari ordered the removal of Muhammadu Sanusi as Emir of Kano.
Kwankwaso made the allegation while de... Continue »»
Monday 09th of March 2020 | Views: 97
There were indications on Sunday that governors and other chieftains of the All Progressives Congress supporting the embattled National Chairman of the party, Adams Oshiomhole, had stepped up moves... Continue »»
Monday 09th of March 2020 | Views: 115
The international oil benchmark, Brent crude, which stood at $45.72 per barrel on Sunday, has slumped to $33 per barrel.
Oil prices suffered an historic collapse overnight after Saudi Arabia shocked... Continue »»
Thursday 05th of March 2020 | Views: 175
Some soldiers involved in the ongoing onslaught against Boko Haram terrorists in Borno State have sent a Save- Our- Soul (SOS) to President Muhammadu Buhari and the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Lt.-Gen... Continue »»
Thursday 05th of March 2020 | Views: 125
Four days after announcing its 51st convocation programme, the University of Lagos (UNILAG) has suspended the five-day programme previously scheduled to start March 9, 2020.
A circular on the instit... Continue »»