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Covid-19: Four more patients discharged in Lagos

by Francis Nkem The Lagos State Government has announced the discharge of four more Covid-19 patients following their full recovery from the viral infection. According to the Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu who announced the development via his Twitter page, the news is a welcome development to the containment of the disease in the state. The patients -

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11 patients discharged in Lagos as NCDC confirms new Covid-19 cases

by Winifred Okafor The Lagos State Government has announced the discharge of 11 Covid-19 patients from the Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, Lagos Mainland. This is just as the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control announced the discovery of 10 new cases reported in Lagos and Abuja respectively. The positive announcement of the discharge was disclosed by Lagos State

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Why debtors will enjoy uninterrupted power supply – Ikeja Electric

by Winifred Okafor In the wake of the spread of the deadly Coronavirus disease, power distribution company, Ikeja Electric has announced that debtor customers who fail to pay up their bills would not be disconnected as the government enforced lockdown continues. The announcement was made public in a statement signed by the Cooperate Communications Unit of

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COVID-19: Not all hand sanitizers can kill virus — Pharmacist

by Winifred Okafor A pharmacist, Mr. Ayobambo Fajuyitan, has cautioned Nigerians against using hand sanitisers with low alcohol content in preventing COVID-19. “Not all hand sanitizers in the market are capable of killing the COVID-19 virus because the alcohol contents are low,’’ the pharmacist told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN). According to him, hand sanitizer capable of killing

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COVID-19: APCOM Pledges Support for Government Efforts to Combat Pandemic

by Badejo Oluwaseun The Association of Practitioners of Community Media in Nigeria (APCOM) have offered to support the efforts of Government at all levels to contain the corona virus pandemic. The association made the pledge during a courtesy visit to the Lagos State Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr Gbenga Omotosho, in his Alausa Secretariat office

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FIRS still open to tax collection despite the partial shutdown in Nigeria

by Badejo Oluwaseun Nigeria’s Federal Internal Revenue Service said it is still open to tax collection despite the partial shutdown of many businesses and companies in the country. “All FIRS offices nationwide are open to the taxpayers,” FIRS said in an internal circular  FIRS, however, said its member of staff will be

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Covid-19: Mile12 orders more vital signs equipment as it screens visitors at the entry

by Alli Mustapha In a bid to curb the spread of the covid-19, The Executive Chairman of Mile 12 International Market, Alhaji Shehu Usman, directed his team to check all traders, buyers, and loaders in the market while also placing an order for more vital signs equipment for usage by one

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