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The Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC has confirmed six new cases of Coronavirus in Osun state, bringing the total number of recorded cases in Nigeria to 190 Twenty have been discharged with two deaths. Below are the breakdown of cases by states   READ ALSO: Army Kills Man In Delta Over Stay-at-home Order (Photos) Chinese businessman arrested in South Africa for allegedly locking...
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A young man has been killed by army personnel deployed to enforce a stay-at-home order in Delta State. The victim identified as Joseph Pessu was shot dead around 10:30am on Thursday at Ada Val Arenyenka Street, Ugbuwangue, Warri, over a yet to be known offence. The stay-at-home order announced by Governor Ifeanyi Okowa commenced on Wednesday, April 1, 2020 in a...
As the demand for protective nose mask rises all over the affected nations of the world, a 53 year Chinese national was arrested on Sunday for allegedly locking up 14 of his employees to produce more nose masks. Although he has been granted R20,000 bail in the Durban magistrate's court in connection with charges related to contravening the Disaster Management...
A three-month “state of emergency” has been declared by President Faure Gnassingbe of Togo, just after the West-African nation announced that it has recorded 36 confirmed cases of Coronavirus and two deaths from the disease. Gnassingbe who declared a nationwide curfew between 7 p.m. and 6 a.m. local time starting from Thursday April 2, disclosed that an anti-pandemic special unit...
Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, has responded to an attack on him by Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to President Muhammadu Buhari, Garba Shehu. Shehu, speaking on behalf of the Presidency, had urged Nigerians to ignore Soyinka's comments on the lockdown order declared by Buhari on Sunday during a broadcast. The lockdown to take place in Lagos, Ogun and...
The Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) says there are now 6,213 confirmed cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in 49 countries across Africa. The health agency disclosed this in a tweet on its official Twitter account on Thursday morning. According to the tweet, COVID-19 had killed 221 people in Africa, while a total of 469 patients recovered from the...
Andrew Jack, the British actor and dialect coach who garnered huge popularity after starring in ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi’ as General Ematt, has died at the age of 76 after contracting Coronavirus. Jack's agent, Jill McCullough said he died in a hospital in Surrey on Tuesday March 31 following complications from Coronavirus. He said; "Andrew lived on one...
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Wednesday confirmed twelve new cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria. NCDC disclosed that the new cases were confirmed in Osun, Edo and Ekiti States respectively. “Twelve new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Nigeria; 9 in Osun, 2 in Edo and 1 in Ekiti State “As at 12:30 pm, 1st April, there are 151...
Nigerian activist, Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi, founder of Stand to End Rape (STER), has given a detailed account into her remarkable journey to recovery from Coronavirus (COVID-19). Osowobi, who tested positive for COVID-19 shortly after returning to Nigeria from the United Kingdom where she had attended a commonwealth event, said she fought to live. Sharing her experience on Twitter, she said, “I...
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As Lagos,Ogun and Abuja begin total lockdown today March 31st, Senator Dino Melaye has shared his own definition of Isolation, Quaratnine and Total lockdown.  
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