COVID-19 Patient Writes WASSCE From Isolation Centre

A candidate who tested positive for COVID-19 in Gombe State on Monday wrote his first paper in the ongoing West African Senior School Certificate Examination from an isolation centre. The unnamed male candidate wrote his Mathematics examination under the supervision of an invigilator who was fully kitted in…

U.S Based Nigerian Doctor, Stella Emmanuel Claims There’s Cure For Covid-19, Treated Over 300 Covid-19 Patients

Dr. Stella Emmanuel (Aka Warrior) has treated over 300 COVID patients. U.S based Nigerian born doctor says there is a cure for COVID-19. Speaking at a news conference in Washington, Emmanuel claimed that antimalarial drug, hydroxychloroquine, zinc, and antibacterial drug, Zithromax, were effective cures for the virus. Emmanuel…

Association of Nigerian Physicians In The Americas ANPA Donates Covid-19 Equipment To NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control NCDC has expressed it’s gratitude to the Association of Nigerian Physicians in the Americas (ANPA) for the donation of personal protective equipment as support for the #COVID19 national response.‬ ‪The presentation of the Covid-19 personal protective equipment was made by the ANPA…

Lagos State Government Threatens To Impose New Lockdown Over Increasing COVID-19 Cases

The Lagos state government has raised alarm that it could issue another lockdown as Coronavirus cases in the state continue to escalate. Recall that Lagos state, Nigeria’s commercial capital has recorded over 9,741 cases with 1,475 recovered and 126 deaths. The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin…

Second Lockdown Appropriate – SGF/ Covid-19 PTF Chairman

Mr. Mustapha, Chairman of the Presidential Task Force, PTF, on COVID-19 and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, while speaking to the press during the Covid-19 briefing at Abuja yesterday, stated that it won’t be untoward for another lockdown to be declared nationwide, given the regularly…

Breaking: Former Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi, Is Dead

The 70-year-old, who had been on a life support machine since last Friday at First Cardiology Hospital in Ikoyi, Lagos, after slipping into a coma following Coronavirus complications, finally died on Thursday, according to findings. On Monday, a reliable source close to the ex-governor had told SaharaReporters that…

Osinowo: Lagos Assembly To Hold Special Parliamentary Session on Tuesday

Speaker of the House Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa has revealed that the Lagos State House of Assembly will on Tuesday hold a special parliamentary session in honour of late Senator Adebayo Osinowo, who died on Monday, June 15, 2020, after a brief illness, during a condolence visit to…

COVID-19: Interswitch Donates Equipment, Kits, To Lagos

In furtherance of its efforts to assist the government in ramping up the testing capacity for the coronavirus (COVID-19) across the country, Interswitch Group, has donated personal protective equipment (PPE) and rapid diagnostic test kits (RDTs) to Lagos state government. The donation, which was presented to the state…

WEMA BANK URGES CUSTOMERS TO BANK SAFE USING THEIR ALTERNATIVE CHANNELS

WEMA Bank Urges Customers To Bank Safe Using Their Alternative Channels Wema Bank, Nigeria’s leading innovative bank, is urging customers to continue to bank safely by using ALAT and its USSD platform, *945#. Following increasing reports of positive COVID-19 cases, the bank has encouraged its customers to take…

Sports Writers Receive Covid-19 Relief Packages From Lagos Sports Commission

In order to cushion the effects of the COVID-19 lockdown on members of the Lagos Chapter of the Sports Writers Association of Nigeria (SWAN) due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the Lagos State Sports Commission on Friday distributed packages, comprising of 5kg Rice, 5kg Beans, One-litre Groundnut Oil and…