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International travellers are bringing fake COVID-19 test results – FG

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has raised an alarm of international travellers’ violating travel protocols and guidelines, including presenting fake test results. Chairman of the PTF and Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Mr. Boss Mustapha who said this during the weekly media briefing

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COVID-19: FG advises Nigerians against yuletide travelling

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has advised Nigerians to suspend their plans to travel to their villages and home states this yuletide for the Christmas and New Year celebrations. The chairman of the task force and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, gave the advice at

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Buhari blames economic recession on COVID-19

President Muhammadu Buhari has blamed the country's current state of recession on the COVID-19 pandemic. The President said this while declaring open the 26th Nigerian Economic Summit with the theme: “Building Partnerships for Resilience’’. Buhari who was represented by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo, said the decline in the nation’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

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LSETF Unveils N5bn Post-COVID-19 Economic Recovery Support for MSMEs

In a bid to help businesses in Lagos recover, save and create more jobs in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the State Government through the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, unveiled a 5 Billion Naira "Lagos Economic Acceleration Programme (LSETF-LEAP)". The LSETF-LEAP is a

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COVID-19: Commuters groan as transport fares go up in Lagos

Commuters in Lagos State has decried the continuous hike in transport fares occasioned by the COVID-19 new public transport guidelines put in place by the state government, despite neglect by transport operators. The Lagos State Government introduced new transport guidelines to prevent community spread of Covid-19 which mandated that all commercial

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COVID-19: “Expect massive increase in infections in the next two weeks” – FG

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation and Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha has told Nigerians to expect a massive COVID-19 infections in the next two weeks. Mustapha who said this at PTF's briefing on Tuesday November 3, condemned the careless act of travellers failing

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