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COVID19: “Africa can’t and won’t be a testing ground for any vaccine,” —-WHO

April 6, 2020

57 ViewsThe Director of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has stated emphatically that  “Africa can’t and won’t be a testing ground for any vaccine,” He condemned in strong terms the “racist”  comments  credited to two French doctors who suggested a vaccine for the coronavirus could be tested in Africa. The doctors’ […]

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COVID19: Nigeria records additional six cases

April 6, 2020

43 ViewsSix new cases of  COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 2 in Kwara, 2 in Edo, 1 in Rivers and 1 in the FCT As at 09:30 pm 6th April there are 238 confirmed cases of  COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Thirty-five have been discharged with five deaths. Six new cases of #COVID19 have been […]

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COVID19: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care as his symptoms takes a turn for the worse

April 6, 2020

44 ViewsUK Prime Minister Boris Johnson 55, has been moved to the intensive care unit, as his coronavirus symptoms worsens. Mr Johnson’s had asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to deputise “where necessary”, The prime minister, was admitted to St Thomas’ Hospital in London with “persistent symptoms” on Sunday. The spokesman said he was moved on […]

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Nollywood star Adunni Ade reacts as Funke Akindele and her husband is sentenced

April 6, 2020

35 Views Nollywood actress Adunni Ade has reacted to the arrest and sentencing of Funke Akindele and her husband JJcskillz for disregarding the social distancing order after she hosted a house party in honor of her husband’s 43rd birthday. According to her, Akindele is a very careful person however no one is above the law. She […]

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COVID19: Measures embarked upon by the Edo State Government to tackle pandemic

April 6, 2020

65 ViewsEdo Government say it has recorded two new cases of coronavirus making a total of 11 confirmed cases in the state. The state’s Commissioner for Health, Dr Patrick Okundia, disclose this while addressing newsmen in Benin on Monday. “The fight against coronavirus disease has been on in the state. “Our people have been told, […]

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COVID19—Policy on the use of face mask will be made public soon—-NCDC

April 6, 2020

61 ViewsDirectives and policy on the use of face mask will be released this week by the  Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) . NCDC director Chikwe Ihekweazu, said the directive will be contained in a fresh policy that is “almost completed.” He added that the policy will be made known within the next 48 […]

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Everyone who attended that party will be persecuted

April 6, 2020

46 ViewsAll those who attended the house party hosted by Nollywood star Funke Akindele and her husband JJcskillz will be arraigned in court and made to face the full wrath of the law. This was made known  in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) shortly after an Ikeja chief magistrates’ court convicted […]

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Insurgency: Surrender or die, Chad’s President dares Shekau

April 6, 2020

48 ViewsAs the onslaught against Boko Haram Terrorists (BHTs) continue, Chad’s President Idriss Deby has warned the sect’s factional leader Abubakar Shekau to surrender or risk being killed inside his Dikoa hideout. Deby issued the warning in a state address to his countrymen shortly after leading his army in an offensive against the terrorists that […]

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Actress Honor Blackman dies at 94

April 6, 2020

57 ViewsLegendary Bond girl and Avengers actress Honor Blackman has died, she was aged  94. In the course of her career, she was best known  for her role as Pussy Galore in James Bond  film Goldfinger. She also starred as  Cathy Gale in The Avengers. She died of  natural causes at her home in Lewes, […]

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COVID19: Bride, groom, guests and pastor arrested for violating lock down rule in SA (Video)

April 6, 2020

57 ViewsA groom and his bride have been arrested in South Africa on their wedding day. Not left out in the arrest was the pastor and guests for violating the lock down order in the country. The police officers carried out the arrest while the ceremony was still on going  and those arrested are being […]

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Naira Marley turns self in after attending house party, to be arraigned in court

April 6, 2020

51 ViewsAgain, Naira Marley has scores to settle with the law. The embattled singer was among the those invited by Funke Akindele and her husband Jjcskillz at their residence in defiance to the lockdown directive ordered by government to stop further spread of the novel Coronavirus disease (COVID-19). He turned  himself in at the State […]

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.COVID19: FG clarifies roles to be played by visiting Chinese health workers, as the move continues to generate reactions

April 6, 2020

45 ViewsThe Federal Government has clarified the rationale behind the move to invite Chinese doctors and medical experts, according to them it is  a corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiative by a company and not the Chinese Government Giving the clarification on Monday at the daily briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on the Novel […]

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Manchester city manager loses mother to coronavirus

April 6, 2020

42 ViewsManchester  City manager Pep  Guardiola has lost his mother Dolors Sala Carrio to Covid19, she was aged 82. She died in Barcelona after she contracted the virus. Just last month, her son Guardiola donated the sum of  1m euros (£920,000) to help fight the pandemic. A statement by Manchester City said: “The Manchester City […]

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Nafdac alert Nigerians on fake chloroquine tablet in circulation

April 6, 2020

43 ViewsThe National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Monday put  Nigerians on notice on  the circulation of falsified chloroquine phosphate 250mg tablets. Director-General of NAFDAC, Prof Mojisola Adeyeye in a a statement  said that the agency was notified by the World Health Organisation (WHO) of the circulation of the tablets […]

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Funke Akindele sentenced to 14-days community service

April 6, 2020

47 ViewsFunke Akindele a.k.a Jenifa and her husband Abdulrasheed Bello a.k.a JJC skills has been sentenced by a Magistrate court sitting in Lagos on Monday to 14 days community service each. The court also directed them to pay a fine of N100,000 each. The pair were arrested for violations of the social distancing  rule set […]

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