COVID-19 Update: 664 new cases,15 new deaths and 31987 total confirmed cases

On the 11th of July 2020, 664 new confirmed cases and 15 deaths were recorded in Nigeria No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours Till date, 31987 cases have been confirmed, 13103 cases have been discharged and 724 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory The 664 new cases are reported from 18 states- Lagos(224), … Continue reading COVID-19 Update: 664 new cases,15 new deaths and 31987 total confirmed cases

Obasanjo insists on social distancing at in-law’s burial

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo on Friday shut out his associates and aides during a church service at the funeral of his mother-in-law, Florence Adenekan. Adenekan, the mother of one of his wives, Bola Obasanjo, died on April 17, 2020. The former president is believed to have taken the action to ensure compliance with COVID-19 protocols on public gatherings. Adenekan, who died two days before her … Continue reading Obasanjo insists on social distancing at in-law’s burial

NDDC: Revelations at the public hearing vindicates our position – Group

The Niger Delta Renaissance Coalition has said the public hearing by the Senate Adhoc Committee investigating alleged fraud in the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has exposed the financial recklessness at the Commission supervised by the Niger Delta Ministry. The group, in a press release by Comrade Godknows Sotonye, its national coordinator, said the revelations at the public hearing have more than vindicated its position that … Continue reading NDDC: Revelations at the public hearing vindicates our position – Group

APC leaders in the South East Say the zone not marginalised

Key leaders of the All Progressives Congress (APC) from the South-East on Saturday met in Owerri, the Imo State capital, and unanimously maintained that the region is now more united than ever, insisting that the zone is not marginalised contrary to utterances by some politicians and groups across the zone. The APC South-East leaders also said that the claim of marginalisation of Igbo people is … Continue reading APC leaders in the South East Say the zone not marginalised

What the Abuja landlord of Kiki Osinbajo said about the property

Dr. Ayuba Musa said he is the landlord of the property housing GLAM’D Africa, a business owned by Kiki Osinbajo. Musa’s reaction was a sequel to a social media post by Jackson Ude, a New York-based blogger, that Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s daughter, 27-year-old Kiki, owns the property. The landlord, in a statement Friday said the property was never, at any point in time, sold … Continue reading What the Abuja landlord of Kiki Osinbajo said about the property

Our position on the suspension of Ibrahim Magu – Presidency

A series of documented allegations were made against the Ag. Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC). Following a preliminary review of the allegations leveled against the Ag. Chairman and several other members of his staff, there were grounds for a detailed investigation to be conducted. Hence, an investigative panel was constituted in compliance with the extant laws governing the convening of such … Continue reading Our position on the suspension of Ibrahim Magu – Presidency

COVID-19: Discharged Aniagwu recounts the experience

The Commissioner for Information in Delta, Mr. Charles Aniagwu, recently discharged from COVID-19 isolation after testing positive for the virus, has recounted his experience. Speaking to Channels Television’s “News Across Nigeria”, Aniagwu thanked Deltans and other Nigerians who prayed fervently for his recovery and explained that he voluntarily went for the test having been in the frontline of sensitisation and enforcement of the state government’s … Continue reading COVID-19: Discharged Aniagwu recounts the experience

Magu writes Salami panel, makes seven demands

…Wants to be released on bail …More petitions emerge against suspended EFCC boss …IG withdraws policemen attached to Magu, EFCC Lawyer to the suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ibrahim Magu, on Friday pleaded with the Presidential Investigation Committee to grant him bail. He said Magu needed the bail because the print and electronic media had taken undue advantage … Continue reading Magu writes Salami panel, makes seven demands

COVID-19: Every Nigerian must take Responsibility, says Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Saturday charged all Nigerians to take responsibility as the nation joins the global community in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Speaking as a Guest Speaker at the Virtual edition of the Lagos Leadership Conference, themed: “Leading in Extraordinary Times”, which was broadcast via Plus TV Africa, Governor Sanwo-Olu said the firm realisation that Lagos is the Nigerian … Continue reading COVID-19: Every Nigerian must take Responsibility, says Sanwo-Olu

COVID-19 Update: 575 new cases with 20 new deaths and 31,323 total confirmed cases

On the 10th of July 2020, 575 new confirmed cases and 20 deaths were recorded in Nigeria No new state has reported a case in the last 24 hours. Till date, 31323 cases have been confirmed, 12795 cases have been discharged and 709 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory The 575 new cases are reported from 18 states- Lagos(224), … Continue reading COVID-19 Update: 575 new cases with 20 new deaths and 31,323 total confirmed cases