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Human and Environmental Development Agenda, HEDA, has demanded for a social security and health insurance schemes for citizens. It also wants the Federal Government to ban all public office holders from going abroad for medical treatment. HEDA, an anti-corruption organisation made the demands in a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari. It says the outbreak of […]

As the second phase of the Presidential lockdown begins in Lagos, some youths in Eyita area of Ikorodu have resorted to street road blocks to collect tolls from cars and motorcycles. Some of the youths told Radio One that they resorted to the polite begging rather than looting people’s shops and houses. Also, our Correspondent […]

Six persons; 1 female and 5 males have been discharged from the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, Lagos following their ful recovery from COVID-19. This brings the number of Coronavirus positive patients successfully managed and discharged in Lagos State to 61. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu who made this known in a statement described the discharged of […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the stay at home order in Lagos, OGUN and Abuja by another fourteen days. The extension commenced from midnight today to twenty seventh of this month. President Buhari made this known in a national broadcast to update Nigerians on the COVID-19 pandemic The President who acknowledged the hardship experienced by […]

It was a sleepless night for the male folks in Ikola, Ipaja and Environs all in Alimosho local government area of lagos state. The areas was under the siege of hoodlums. The Residents told Radio one that the hoodlums allegedly known as a million boys took advantage of the current lockdown occasioned by the coronavirus […]

A sixty- bed capacity Isolation centre has been unveiled at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, LUTH, Idiaraba, Lagos. Briefing newsmen at the hospital, the Chief Medical Director LUTH, Professor. Chris Bode said the isolation facility was part of efforts put in place to curb the spread of COVID19. Professor Bode who stated that the centre […]

Ogun State government has deployed a mobile application for residents to assess their vulnerability to the Coronavirus disease. This comes a month after the state launched an updated mobile application for health workers in government and private health facilities. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Tomi Coker, confirmed this in a statement. She said that the […]

The Federal Government says it will soon constitute a special committee to monitor the disbursement of donations made by individuals, corporate organisations and public sector players towards addressing the coronavirus pandemic. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, confirmed the development during an interview with journalists in Abuja. She said members […]

Authorities in Paris have banned exercises outside during the day, as the fight against the coronavirus outbreak continues. The new rule takes effect from tomorrow. Mayor Anne Hidalgo and the Chief of Police said this rule would restrict people to exercise when the streets are generally at their quietest. France has one of the highest […]

There is an urgent need for States and Federal Governments to form a common front to battle the COVID 19 pandemic. This follows the rising number of cases of the disease in states and countries all over the world. A Senior University Lecturer, Health and Related Research, Sheffield, UK, Dr. Muhammad Sodiq made the point […]

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