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Fresh COVID-19 cases confirmed in a boarding school on the mainland

Lagos State Government has confirmed the discovery of fresh COVID-19 cases in a secondary boarding school on the mainland. The state Commissioner for Health, Professor Akin Abayomi, disclosed this on Friday, November 6. According to Professor Abayomi, a member of the school’s staff tested positive for COVID-19 on November 2. “Contact tracing

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Second wave of COVID-19 is imminent in Nigeria – Health Minister

The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has warned that the second wave of the COVID19 pandemic is imminent if Nigerians continue to disregard all  COVID19 protocols. Ehanire gave the warning while speaking at the virtual Annual General Meeting and Scientific Conference of the Guild of Medical Directors in Lagos State with the theme

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Sanwo-Olu approves full resumption of markets in Lagos

The Lagos state governor Mr Babajide Sanwoolu has approved the full resumption of operations of both food markets and non food markets. They are now to open daily. In a statement announcing this, the commissioner for local government and community affairs, Dr Wale Ahmed, said Mr Governor took the decision to further

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PHOTO:International flights resume as Middle Eastern airline lands in Lagos

International flights in Nigeria resumed operations today September 5 after many months of closure. The airspace was closed in March 2020, as part of measures to contain the spread of COVID-19. A Middle East Airlines plane from Beirut was the first international flight that landed at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport Lagos with

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BREAKING: FG gives green light to the reopening of schools

The Federal Government says state governments and school administrators should start making preparations for the full reopening of schools in the country. InsideMainland had earlier reported that schools in the country had been shut in March as part of measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease. However, the Federal Government

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COVID-19: 1,696 positive patients yet to turn up for admission in Lagos

Lagos State Health Commissioner Prof. Akin Abayomi has announced that 1,696 COVID-19 patients are yet to turn up for admission at the COVID-19 care centres. Abayomi, who stated this on Tuesday on his official Twitter account @ProfAkinAbayomi, said the total number of confirmed COVID-19 infection in Lagos is now 18,131 as

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COVID-19: 1,696 positive patients yet to turn up for admission in Lagos

Lagos State Health Commissioner Prof. Akin Abayomi has announced that 1,696 COVID-19 patients are yet to turn up for admission at the COVID-19 care centres. Abayomi, who stated this on Tuesday on his official Twitter account @ProfAkinAbayomi, said the total number of confirmed COVID-19 infection in Lagos is now 18,131 as

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