CBN, coalition raise N15.3b to fight Coronavirus pandemic

No fewer than 37 donors, made up of individuals, banks and other corporate organizations, have so far contributed N15 billion to the account of the Private Sector Coalition Against COVID-19 (CACOVID) domiciled... Read more »

Army changes Theatre Commander, moves Gens, other senior officers in latest shake-up

The Nigerian Army has redeployed with effect from April 1, 22 generals including the Theatre Commander, Operation LAFIYA DOLE, Maj.-Gen. Olusegun Adeniyi, to rekindle spirit of professionalism in the service. The redeployment... Read more »

Nigeria records second COVID-19 death

  …As FG promises daily situation report The Federal government has announced the second death from the novel Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) since its outbreak in the country. The Minister of Health, Dr... Read more »

Mike Adenuga Foundation donates N1.5bn to COVID-19 funds

Mike Adenuga Foundation (MAF), established by billionaire businessman, Dr Mike Adenuga Jr., has donated N1.5 billion to Federal government and Lagos State government to support Nigeria’s fight against the global Coronavirus pandemic... Read more »

FG drags Abuja supermarkets to court over price of sanitizers

The Federal Competition & Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC) is to prosecute four supermarkets and their proprietors in Abuja for alleged arbitrary hike in the price of sanitizers, hand wash liquids, disinfectants and... Read more »

COVID-19: NAFDAC orders emergency stockpile of chloroquine

The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has ordered the manufacture of Chloroquine for emergency stock for possible clinical trial treatment of Coronavirus (COVID-19). Chloroquine was reported to... Read more »

Fidelity Bank notifies customers of 14-day closure in Lagos, Ogun, FCT

Fidelity Bank Plc has disclosed plans to close all its branches in Lagos, Ogun and the Federal Capital Territory for 14 days, effective Tuesday, March 31, 2020. The bank however assured that... Read more »

Coronavirus: Buhari shuts down Abuja, Lagos, Ogun

For 14 days Nigeria’s commercial capital – Lagos, the Federal capital – Abuja, and the industrial hub – Ogun State – will remain under a lockdown as the Federal government steps up... Read more »

Anambra govt shuts Onitsha Head Bridge over Coronavirus

Provides Anambra rice for senior citizens The Anambra State government has announced the closure of the Onitsha Head Bridge due to the Coronavirus pandemic. A statement by the Secretary to the State... Read more »

Covid-19: NNPC donates medical equipment to UniAbuja Teaching Hospital

…To combat pandemic As part of concerted efforts to combat the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in the country, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has handed over medical equipment to the University of... Read more »
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