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British Prime Minister, Mr Boris Johnson will resume work today after recovering from the novel coronavirus disease. A government spokesperson who confirmed this said Mr Johnson has been recuperating at Chequers, the prime minister’s residence outside London, after he was released from hospital on on the twelveth of this month. Meanwhile, the Health Ministry in […]

The West African Examinations Council, WAEC, has stated that West African Senior Secondary Certificate Examination, 2020 WASSCE, has not been cancelled. In a statement by the Head of WAEC, Nigeria, Mr. Patrick Areghan, the body clarifies that a notice alleging the cancellation of 2020 WASSCE was false. It stresses that WAEC, as an examination body […]

An early morning accident has claimed one life and left three others injured. It occurred around six o clock at Kara Ayetoro in Mowe on the Lagos-Ibadan express way. The truck driver was believed to have slept off behind the wheel. The Public Relations Officer of the Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps of Ogun State, […]

The Lagos State Government has embarked on the decontamination of Livestock Markets, Abattoirs and other Animal related areas. This is to commemorate this year’s World Veterinary Day with the theme, Environmental Protection for Improving Animal and Human Health. Flagging off the three-week exercise at the Semi-mechanized abattoir in Ikorodu, the Commissioner for Agriculture, Prince Gbolahan […]

A professor of mass communication at the Bayero University, Kano, Balarabe Maikaba, is dead. He died today in Kano but details of his death were sketchy as of the time of filing this report. According to a family source, funeral prayer will be held for the deceased at 4 pm at his family house, near […]

Lagos residents are beginning to count their losses as a result of damages during today’s early morning downpour. The heavy winds shattered many roofs of buildings, removing some completely. Consequently affected buildings were flooded,as many occupants scampered to salvage essential items from being damaged by the rainfall. Some installations and infrastructure were also affected at […]

Government and private media owners have been urged to include journalists and ther media workers in the palliative and insurance cover for those in the front line of fighting Covid-19 pandemic. A former President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, NUJ, Alhaji Abdulwaheed Odusile made the appeal in a paper titled “Media and Survival Strategy […]

Tensions between the United States of America and Iran has escalated sharply after Tehran claimed that it has launched its first military satellite. U.S. Secretary of State, Mr. Mike Pompeo at a news conference in washington said Iran’s satellite launch was “dangerous” and “provocative” and urged the international community to intervene. Mr. Pompeo said the […]

The Governor of New York in the United States, Mr. Andrew Cuomo says five thousand pharmacies have been approved to carry out covid 19 diagnostic tests. Governor Cuomo said the develoment was geared towards providing forty thousand tests per day. He revealed that antibody screening would be expanded at four hospitals beginning with front line […]

The Lagos state chapter of the National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives have alleged shortage of Personal Protective Equipment, PPE, for nurses and other healthcare workers in the state. The Chairman of the Association, Mrs. Blessing Israel said that the shortage of PPE was especially worrisome at the Ikorodu General Hospital. Mrs. Israel said […]

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