COVID-19 medical kits from Chinese billionaire Jack Ma not contaminated -FG

The Federal Government of Nigeria has insisted that the COVID-19 medical kits donated by Chinese Billionaire Jack Ma are not contaminated as rumoured. This was revealed on Thursday by Nigeria’s Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, who noted that the rumour is fake news during a presidential task force media briefing. The minister said that the hearsay was quite unhelpful as it is causing distraction to the federal government’s efforts in curbing the spread of COVID-19 which is fast spreading across the country. “The spike of fake news is distracting our…

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Reduce fuel pump price further to N90 -PDP tells Buhari, warns CBN to shun Tinubu’s advice

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has charged President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately reduce the pump price of fuel from a ‘cosmetic’ N125 per liter to an appropriate price that should not exceed N90 per liter. Buhari recently reduced the pump price of petroleum from N145 to N125. But the PDP argued that given the fall of price of crude in the international market to below $30 per barrel, the appropriate domestic price for fuel should be between N80 to N90 per liter; “a cost template that should be immediately implemented to ease…

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Covid 19 spreads to Enugu as two test positive

Barely two weeks after rumoured Corona Virus case shivered the residents of Enugu State and the entire Southeastern Nigeria as a whole; the pandemic disease has finally hit the state, as two people tested positive to the virus. This was contained in a statement singed by the state’s Permanent Secretary of Ministry of Health, Dr. Ifeanyi Agujiobi. He disclosed that the patients voluntarily contacted the ministry on arrival from United Kingdom (UK) and requested for the COVID-19 test which came out positive. The statement, captioned ‘Enugu State Confirms Two Cases…

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ATROCIOUS JUDICIAL CONSPIRACY: How Abuja Judge Allegedly Forged International Treaty to Give Zenith Bank Judgement in N23.2bn Trade Deal Gone Sour

A judge of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Justice Angela Otaluka has been accused of allegedly perverting justice in favour of one of Nigeria’s biggest banks, Zenith Bank against an indigenous company, Owigs and Obigs in a deal worth about N23.2 billion. Aggrieved, Owigs and Obigs approached the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory for adjudication and to ask for damages for the huge losses it suffered, believing that the judiciary was the last hope of the common man. Their hope for speedy and judicious…

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Coronavirus: See Nigerian Governors Leading the War…the facilities will amaze you

Coronavirus has caused a real scare in Nigeria with some very prominent people testing positive, however, some state governors have braced up to the occasion and seem prepared to battle the virus with various measures they have taken to combat the disease. Some of these states are Oyo State, Lagos State, Delta State, Kaduna State and Borno State. The Borno State Governor,  Engr Babagana Umara Zulum, unveiled a state of the art testing and isolation centre in his state which gladdened the hearts of many Nigerians. Gov Zulum Babajide Sanwo-Olu,…

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Coronavirus: We will engage Army, Police for contact tracing – Lai Mohammed

The Federal Government has urged Nigerians to prepare for tougher measures as part of its response to the coronavirus pandemic. Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, said this at a media briefing in Abuja, on Monday. He said the government would not hesitate to deploy the military and the police for contact tracing in cases where persons suspected to have contacted the virus do not voluntarily show up for testing. He said, “We should be ready for tougher measures. The forms they will take will be out from the…

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Coronavirus: Oyo Pacesetters Transport Company Fumigates Busses, Equips Operators With Safety Gear, Provides Sanitisers For Users

As the fear of Coronavirus spreads across Nigeria with more cases recorded in Lagos, and the FCT, two governors stand out in their preparedness to combat an outbreak of the virus. They are Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State who has already set up a COVID-19 Task Force and Babajide Sanwoolu of Lagos who has the most recorded cases so far. Makinde continues to update his people on activities of the Task Force via his Twitter handle, @seyiamakinde and the state seems truly ready in case of an outbreak. Some…

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Apology: Seyi Makinde Has Displayed Rare Statesmanship, shows he is not above the people – Dare Adeleke

Governor Seyi Makinde has been drawing in a lot of support since Wednesday’s unification rally held by the People’s Democratic Party, PDP, in Ibadan and hosted by the governor. The rally which attracted a huge crowd was organised to re-absorb some former top members of the party who were decamping from the All People’s Congress, APC. They included ex-governor or Osun State, Chief Olagunsoye Oyinlola. However the good gesture of the governor met with high criticisms from Nigerians who felt the rally was ill thought, given the Coronavirus scare in…

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Doctors claim new coronavirus ‘may cause damage to a man’s TESTICLES’

Doctors in China have urged male coronavirus patients to test their fertility as soon as they recover because the infection may damage the function of their testicles. No study has proved that the virus will reduce men’s fertility or sexual potency. But medics in Wuhan have suggested the likelihood that the disease can affect the production of sperm and the formation of male sex hormones. Although the coronavirus mainly targets one’s lungs and immune system, it can, in theory, impair a man’s abilities to reproduce, according to Wuhan’s Tongji Hospital. The comments were made…

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President Buhari expresses concern over growing spread of Coronavirus

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has expressed serious concerns over the spread of the deadly COVID-19 virus worldwide. Buhari, at a dinner, organized to celebrate the conclusion of the “Going for Growth 2.0″ roundtable at the Presidential Villa on Wednesday, revealed that the virus was responsible for the recent crash in crude oil prices. He stressed on the importance of making sure Nigeria is self-sufficient in the production of strategic goods. Oil prices have dropped a staggering 46% since January 2020. ”They have also highlighted the fact that we need to…

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