Desmond Elliot flays social media critics over hand washing donation

Kindly Share This Story: Desmond Elliot Hollywood actor-turned-lawmaker, Desmond Olushola Elliot has described his social media critics as “agents of negativity” for deriding his hand wash donation to his Surulere…

Many Nigerian patriots are not in government

Kindly Share This Story: Nigerians By Tonnie Iredia In developing societies, people in government are always unduly defensive in their public utterances; each press statement is always a rejoinder while…

COVID-19: Oyo records one new case, concludes plan to fumigate markets this week

Kindly Share This Story: Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde …as state rakes in N125m cash, other donations By Adeola Badru JUST as Oyo State recorded on Saturday evening, another case…

Niger’s Issoufou agrees with Talon: lockdowns are not Africa-friendly

Kindly Share This Story: Niger President Mahamadou Issoufou and his Benin counterpart, Patrice Talon Niger President Mahamadou Issoufou says he agrees with his Benin counterpart, Patrice Talon, that lockdowns are…

NNPC announces COVID-19 case in its Abuja estate

Kindly Share This Story: NNPC By Michael Eboh The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Friday, disclosed that a case of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) was recorded at its estate in…

Coronavirus cases in US exceed 300,000

Kindly Share This Story: The number of coronavirus cases in the United States has exceeded 300,000, while the death toll passed 8,100. New York state’s coronavirus toll has risen at…

NNPC confirms COVID-19 case at Abuja estate

Kindly Share This Story: NNPC GMD, Melee Kyari Michael Eboh – Abuja The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) on Saturday confirmed the discovery of a COVID-19 case at its estate…

Arewa council disowns purported Hausa leaders in Lagos

Olasunkanmi Akoni The Galadiman Arewa Council of Chiefs in Lagos, Alhaji Aliyu Bambado, has frowned at the statement made by purported leaders of Hausa in the state, describing them as…

COVID-19: Sen. Uba distributes relief materials, task Ndi Anambra on safety measures

Kindly Share This Story: A former Anambra Senator, Dr Andy Uba has urged the people of Anambra State to adhere strictly to the safety measures given by the government and…

79-yr-old Malawi president takes wage cut to fund coronavirus fight

Kindly Share This Story: Peter Mutharika Malawi’s President Peter Mutharika said Saturday he was taking a wage cut to help fund the fight against the coronavirus, and ordered his government…

BREAKING: Nigeria records 5 new cases of COVID-19

Kindly Share This Story: Five new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 3 in Bauchi and 2 in the FCT. As at 10:10 pm 4th April, there are…

COVID-19: Reps seek 2-month free power supply to Nigerians

Kindly Share This Story: The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Mr Femi Gbajabiamila, says the House will pass a stimulus Bill to ensure Nigerians get free electricity supply for…

Akwa-Ibom Lockdown: Police officer loses rank for rights violation

Kindly Share This Story: By Chioma Onuegbu – Uyo A police officer identified as Sgt. Edidiong Alexander attached to Safer Highway has lost his rank for violating the rights of…

COVID-19: Reps propose 2-month payment waiver stimulus bill on power supply

Kindly Share This Story: …vow to oversight funds, donations by the public, private individuals …resume plenary April 14, 2020 …2020 budget to be revisited-Finance Minister By Levinus Nwabughiogu To cushion…

British 5G towers set on fire because of coronavirus conspiracy theories

Kindly Share This Story: 5G phone masts are being set alight in the UK after online conspiracy theories have misleadingly linked the cell towers to the coronavirus pandemic. The BBC…