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COVID-19: Nigeria has spent N31bn to fight the virus – Accountant-General

The federal government has disclosed that it has already spent N31 billion in four months to fight COVID-19 in the country. According to the Accountant-General of the Federation Ahmed Idris, the amount spent so far represents 84% of the N36.3 billon public funds and donations received to respond to COVID-19 between

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COVID-19: “Lagos has passed the peak of the pandemic” – Akin Abayomi

Professor Akin Abayomi, the Commissioner for Health in Lagos State, has said that the state has passed the peak of the Coronavirus pandemic and is currently on the flattening stage. Abayomi who is currently battling the viral disease, said this in an interview with Nigeria Info FM on Wednesday August 26.

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Chloroquine kills COVID-19 in its early stage – NAFDAC DG

Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye has disclosed that Chloroquine kills Coronavirus in its early stage. Adeyeye who also revealed that reliable researches and reports shows that Remdesivir kills the virus at late stages, added that the cost for treating people

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Rotary Club of Lagos empowers 500 women and youth

The Rotary Club of Lagos Island, District 9110, says it has empowered no fewer than 500 women in various forms of entrepreneurship training in 2019. Its President, Mr Sanjay Srivastava, said that the district would empower more 2,000 women for its 2020/2021 period. Srivastava said in a statement on Tuesday in Lagos

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VIDEO: Police arrest curfew defaulters and lock them in crowded cells, demand bribes

Some Lagosians have taken to social media to lament after they were arrested last night, August 5 for flouting the 10pm curfew put in place by the Federal government to curb the spread of the novel Coronavirus. According to the men, there was heavy traffic in Lagos on Wednesday, so they

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Pastor Oyakhilome attacks FG over its decision to limit duration of services

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome has taken another swipe at the Federal Government over its decision to limit the duration of services due to the Coronavirus pandemic. The founder of Love World Ministries a.k.a Christ Embassy expressed dissatisfaction with the decision as he addressed his members during a recent online church service. He stated

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COVID-19 Nigeria: Death toll rises to 858 as cases exceed 40,000

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday announced 555 new COVID-19 cases in the country as total infections from the virus exceeded 40,000 in five months. The NCDC, which made this known on its official twitter handle, also recorded two deaths in the country in the last 24 hours. NCDC

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REVEALED: Why Lagos Assembly members were told to go for COVID-19 test

Members of the Lagos State House of Assembly have been directed to undergo a COVID-19 test following the death of a member, Tunde Braimoh. Temitope Adewale, representing Ifako Ijaiye Constituency I, made the disclosure in a statement in Lagos on Tuesday. READ: BREAKING: Lagos Lawmaker Tunde Braimoh is Dead Adewale is the Chairman, House

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COVID-19: FG in need of more oxygen tanks as death toll keeps increasing

The federal government said on Monday, July 13, that it is working towards getting more oxygen to attend to emergencies as deaths resulting from coronavirus complications keep increasing.  The Secretary to the Government of the Federation and PTF Chairman, Boss Mustapha, said this in Abuja during the briefing of the COVID-19

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Amuwo-Odofin: LG Chairman holds 4-day programme to sensitize business owners on COVID-19 safety measure

In compliance with the directives of the COVID – 19 Presidential Task Force (PTF), warning Nigerians to be safety conscious as a precautionary measure to contain the ravaging pandemic, Engineer (Dr.) Oluwaseyi Valentine Buraimoh, the executive chairman of Amuwo Odofin Local Government, has initiated a 4-day sensitization programme in the

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