Coronavirus: Plateau government shuts down primary and secondary schools, tertiary institutions

The Plateau state government has ordered the immediate closure of schools in the state on or before Saturday March 21 following the spiked cases of coronavirus recorded in the country.  Secretary to the Plateau State Government, Prof. Danladi Atu said the decision was taken to curb the spread of the virus in the state. The statement […]

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‘It’s a matter of national security’ – Lagos state government calls for help to locate co-passengers of Italian patient with Coronavirus

The Lagos state Ministry of Health has released the names of two male passengers on board the Turkish Airline flight which brought the Italian patient with coronavirus into the country. At a press briefing today Monday March 9, the state Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi, gave the names of the male passengers yet to be reached as Enwelunta […]

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National vice-chairman backs Oshiomhole’s suspension

The crisis rocking the All Progressives Congress took a turn for the worse on Wednesday, following a court injunction suspending Adams Oshiomhole as the party’s National Chairman.National Vice Chairman (North-East), Salihu Mustapha, who backed the court decision, told reporters that following the court injunction, Oshiomhole was for now, in no position to issue any instruction […]

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Buhari picks Bashir Jamoh to replace Peterside as NIMASA DG

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Bashir Jamoh as the director-general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), TheCable can report. Jamoh will replace Dakuku Peterside who was appointed in 2016 to head the maritime agency.Peterside’s tenure as NIMASA DG ends on March 10, 2020.The newly appointed DG is currently the […]

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