Day: April 18, 2020

COVID19: Trump announces $19bn for farmers as America surpasses 700,000 cases

April 18, 2020

230 ViewsUS President Donald Trump on Friday announced a $19 billion financial rescue package to help the agriculture industry weather the staggering economic downturn sparked by measures to defeat the coronavirus. Meanwhile, the United States on Friday passed 700,000 confirmed coronavirus cases, according to a tally maintained by Johns Hopkins University. Trump told a press […]

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COVID19: Nigeria records 49 new cases, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 542 with 19 deaths

April 18, 2020

213 ViewsForty-nine new cases of COVID19 have been reported; 23 in Lagos 12 in FCT 10 in Kano 2 in Ogun 1 in Oyo 1 in Ekiti As at 10:40 pm 18th April there are 542 confirmed cases of  COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Discharged: 166 Deaths: 19. Forty-nine new cases of #COVID19 have been reported; […]

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PM Johnson tells colleagues he will be fully available to unlock Britain

April 18, 2020

156 ViewsBoris Johnson has expressed hope that he will fully recover and be on his feet to lead Britain out of lockdown he told cabinet colleagues, and his closed friends say they are optimistic it will be as early as next week. Mr Johnson is determined and ready to go to work, to get Britain […]

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I lost a dependable and trusted friend of 42 years—-PMB pays tribute to Abba Kyari

April 18, 2020

383 ViewsChief mourner, President Muhammadu Buhari has reacted to the death of his former Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, who he described as his long time and trusted ally His full tribute below: TO MY FRIEND, MALLAM ABBA KYARI Mallam Abba Kyari, who died on 17th April, 2020, at the age of 67 from complications […]

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‘I ‘m better than Wizkid, Burna Boy and Davido—–Brymo

April 18, 2020

185 ViewsOlawale Brymo Ashimi aka  Brymo said I’m Africa’s finest artiste alive not them, they aspire to be me!” when he was compared to Wizkid, Davido and Burna Boy. “They are bigger because Americans and Londoners said so. Make your favourites take a two-year break without collaborations make we see who go listen to them […]

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South African woman on ‘forced’ quarantine commits suicide in Kenya

April 18, 2020

210 ViewsA 27 year old South African woman Elizabeth Holloway  has committed suicide while on mandatory quarantine in Kenya, the woman was placed on 14 days quarantine on arrival to the country from South Africa. Officials said her body was found dangling from the rooftop of a hostel room at the Kenya Industrial Training Institute […]

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COVID19: 16 countries yet to record a single case

April 18, 2020

149 ViewsHere are the 16 countries yet to record a case of coronavirus, two African countries, Lesotho and Comoros are among the 16.   Johns Hopkins University shows on its website that among the countries with infections, war-torn country of Yemen has the lowest number of cases – only one. Comoros Kiribati Lesotho Marshall Islands […]

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COVID19: “Sunlight destroys the virus quickly,” US lab test reaffirms

April 18, 2020

198 ViewsEarlier assumption has it that coronavirus does not survive long in high temperatures and humidity, and now American scientists have confirmed this it. This assumption has long been held as credible,  but without any evidence but latest experiments in the lab have gaven credence to this. Yahoo News  reports that preliminary results from US […]

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“Coronavirus is a disease that recognizes no difference between rich and poor”—-Abba Kyari last statement

April 18, 2020

247 ViewsAs Nigerians  mourn the death of Abba Kyari, President Buhari’s Chief of Staff analysts have continued to recall his last statement at the time he contracted the dreaded Covid19. Coronavirus is a disease that recognizes no difference between north and south, men or women, rich or poor,” he had stated after testing positive to […]

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Kyari laid to rest (VIDEO and PHOTO)

April 18, 2020

148 ViewsThe body of President Buhari’s Chief of staff, Abba Kyari has been laid to rest  according to islamic rites. The remains of Kyari who died on Friday, April the 17th  were brought in an ambulance to the Defence House in Abuja, where family members,  his colleagues, gathered to pay their last respect and to […]

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Buhari accepts Kyari’s death as will of God – Shehu

April 18, 2020

169 ViewsPresident Muhammadu Buhari has accepted the death of his Chief of Staff, Mallam Abba Kyari, as an inevitable will of God. The President’s thoughts on the demise of his right-hand-man was disclosed in a media chat by the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu. Mallam Shehu, who […]

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COVID19: Other health complications lead to Abba Kyari’s death

April 18, 2020

180 ViewsThe demise of President Buhari Chief of staff Abba Kyari has generated reactions, and details of why he could not recover from covid19  has emerged. Kyari’s death was made known by Femi Adeshina, spokesman for President Buhari, although he did not divulge details, an inside source revealed that Kyari may have died following some underlying […]

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Just In: Abba Kyari dies two weeks after contracting COVID19

April 18, 2020

302 ViewsThe Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Mr Abba Kyari, has died more than two weeks after he tested positive for COVID-19. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina, announced Mr Kyari’s death on Twitter. Chief of Staff to the President, Mallam Abba Kyari, passes on. May God […]

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COVID19: Nigeria records 51 new cases, making the total of 493 with 17 deaths

April 18, 2020

189 ViewsFifty-one new cases of Covid19 have been reported; 32 in Lagos 6 in Kano 5 in Kwara 2 in FCT 2 in Oyo 2 in Katsina 1 in Ogun 1 in Ekiti As at 10:10 pm 17th April there are 493 confirmed cases of  Covid19 reported in Nigeria. Discharged: 159 Deaths: 17. Fifty-one new […]

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