Author: Michael George

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In a bid to ensure compliance with the directive of Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu restricting the gathering of people more than twenty-five, men of the Nigeria Police have embarked on a show of force within Mosan-Okunola council development area. The restriction by Governor Sanwo-Olu was to curtail the spread of the global pandemic, Corona virus which […]

Five new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in the Country by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, yesterday 2 of the new cases were discovered in the FCT, 2 in Lagos and 1 in Rivers State, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the Country to 51as at twenty-five minutes past eleven o’clock […]

Many faith based organizations in Lagos state today called off services as the number of cases of the deadly Coronavirus increases and the government reviewing the number of individuals at a gathering to not more than twenty. Our team of Correspondents of report that many churches had cancelled all special programmes that usually record massive […]

The Penpushing Media has called on the Nigerian Government not to let Coronavirus become an obstacle in the efforts at tackling killer diseases in the country, particularly Lassa fever which is more pronounced and deadlier. This recommendation was contained in a communiqué issued at the end of the discussion on the topic’ Coronavirus: a Diversion […]

As part of the preventive measures against the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Lagos State Government is closing down all public and private schools from Monday, 23rd March 2020. A statement signed by the Commissioner for Education, Mrs Folashade Adefisayo says the move became necessary to prevent children and their teachers from getting more […]

A Non-governmental Organisation, Human and Environmental Development Agenda, HEDA, has gotten the nod of the Federal High Court to proceed in a Freedom of Information Act case againt the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN. HEDA, also known as HEDA Resource Center is a leading anti corruption NGO with a mandate to protect and promote universally […]

The Lagos Legislators Forum, which is the official body of all former lawmakers of the State House of Assembly has expressed concern over the crisis rocking the legislative house. According to a statement by the Spokesman of the Forum, Hon. Ahmed Ipoola Omisore, the body at its monthly meeting,viewed with concern the development and urged […]

Destruction of great magnitude, including damage of hundreds of houses and loss of many lives has occurred following a major explosion around the NNPC gas pipeline in Abule Ado area of Lagos. Among the buildings affected are storey houses, shopping plazas and two schools, one of them a boarding secondary school belonging to the Catholic […]

In the wake of its first COVID-19 recorded infection on Friday, Rwanda has suspended religious congregation, academic activities in schools , funerals and weddings and large gatherings among others for an initial period of two weeks effective. Schools are also to be closed from tomorrow Monday March 16 as well, to ensure that there are […]

Scientists are hopeful that they are on the verge of developing a vaccine for the covid-19 strain of coronavirus. Researchers at Imperial College London say they have already successfully tested the treatment on mice and may be able to start human trials by June. The research team, led by Mucosal Infection and Immunity head Dr […]

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