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COVID-19: “We are in a difficult situation” – PTF speaks on possible lockdown

The Presidential Taskforce (PTF) on COVID-19 has commented on the possibility of a second lock down amid the rising cases of COVID-19. PTF Chairman, Boss Mustapha who spoke at a press briefing on Monday January 19 said the country is in a “difficult situation”. He asked Nigerians to take responsibility to

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LASG tours schools to monitor compliance with COVID-19 protocols

The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folasade Adefisayo, in a bid to ensure that administrators, teachers and students comply with the COVID-19 protocols upon resumption for the Second Term Y2020/2021 academic session on Monday, paid an unscheduled visit to some schools across the State. The Commissioner led a monitoring team

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COVID-19: Nigeria records 1,617 new cases, Lagos reports 776

On the 18th of January 2021, 1617 new confirmed COVID-19 cases and 14 deaths were recorded in Nigeria Till date, 112004 cases have been confirmed, 89939 cases have been discharged and 1449 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory The 1617 new COVID-19 cases are reported from

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COVID-19: Schools in Lagos to maintain shift system

As schools in Lagos state resume amid the Covid-19 pandemic, the state government has made it clear that government-owned schools will maintain the shift-system introduced last year when they reopened for the first term of the year. The shift system is to be continued to observe safety protocols necessary to curb

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Lagos hits new milestones in latest COVID-19 reports

Lagos posted a new grim record 901 daily COVID-19 cases on Sunday as it simultaneously surpassed 40,000 in cumulative cases. The state that remains the epicentre of the pandemic in the country recorded 62 percent of the 1444 new cases of the virus. And its total till date, 40,624 cases represent 37

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COVID-19: Nigeria records 1,444 new cases, Lagos reports 901

The spread of novel Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19) in Nigeria continues to record significant increases as the latest statistics provided by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control reveal Nigeria now has 110,387 confirmed cases. On the 17th of January 2021, 1,444 new confirmed cases and 15 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. To

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We are in talks with China about COVID-19 vaccines – FG

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffery Onyeama, says the Federal Government is currently in talks with China to have access to COVID19 vaccines for Nigeria. Onyeama made this disclosure while briefing newsmen shortly after a bilateral meeting with the Chinese Foreign Minister, Wang Yi, who was in Nigeria on a working

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COVID-19: We need to avoid another lockdown – Sanwo-Olu warns Lagosians

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Osanwo-Olu on Tuesday urged residents to take responsibility by strictly adhering to safety measures designed to flatten the curve of #COVID19 pandemic. The Governor called for caution as the total confirmed cases in the state as at January 4, 2021 now stand at 32,720. “There is an

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