Lagos State Gov Sanwo-Olu inaugurates Mortuary at IDH, marks tree planting day

Lagos State Gov Sanwo-Olu inaugurates Mortuary at IDH, marks tree planting day

Gov. Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State today marks tree plantation day as he set out to combat diseases and natural disasters that continually threaten human existence may likely not yield desired results if efforts are not made to restore the aesthetics of the environment, Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said. The Governor said human race has a duty to protect the natural composition of the environment and embrace actions that would discourage degradation of ecosystem. Sanwo-Olu spoke at an event held at the Infectious Disease Hospital (IDH), Yaba, in…

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Breaking: Doctors to begin strike June 15

Doctors to begin strike June 15.

The Nigerian medical association is intending to go on strike on June 15, with the current medical situation of the country, medical doctors are getting ready to embark on strike. The reasons for this strike includes: Government neglect of the medical sector, lack of enough protective equipment, inadequate salary and neglect of retired medical practioneers. Negotiation has been ongoing with the medical association, however the two parties involved are yet to reach an agreement, and if an agreement isn’t reached before June 15, the doctors are going to strike. The…

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Just In: Another Nigerian Governor tests positve for COVID-19

Just In: Another Nigerian Governor tests positve for COVID-19

COVID-19 is hitting hard on Nigeria as another Governor tests positive for the virus. According to reports on the Cable, Governor of Abia state, Okezie Ikpeazu has tested positive for Coronavirus. Commissioner of information in the state, John Okiyi Kalu, made this known in a statement on Monday. “Recall that on Saturday, 30th May, 2020, Governor Okezie Ikpeazu volunteered his sample for COVID-19 test and subsequently directed members of the state Executive Council (EXCO) and those of the inter ministerial committee on COVID-19 to submit themselves for the same test. “On…

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Good News: Lagos State Gov. Sanwo-Olu Gives Updates on When Ban on Interstate Movement Will be Lifted

Good News: Lagos State Gov. Sanwo-Olu Gives Updates on When Ban on Interstate Movement Will be Lifted

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos state on Thursday, June 4, gave a fresh update on the restriction on the interstate movement, especially within the southwest geo-political zone of the country.Channel TV reports that Governor Sanwo-Olu said that the decision on when to lift the ban on interstate movement would be made by the governors of the southwest. He said regulating inter-state movement is a a joint effort, adding that the state has been able to manage people coming from the Benin Republic. ‘Regulating inter-state movement is a joint effort. we’ve…

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NCDC Announces 348 New cases Of COVID-19 in Nigeria with Lagos Recording The Highest

NCDC Announces 348 New cases Of COVID-19 in Nigeria with Lagos Recording The Highest

Nigeria has recorded 348 new cases of the novel COVID-19 and took the total infection case to 11166, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said on Wednesday. Nigeria recorded 241 cases yesterday, but it increased by hundred today. According to the health agency, Lagos reported the highest number with 163 new cases, followed by FCT with 76 and Ebonyi with 23. Other states with new cases include Delta, Nasarawa, Niger, Enugu, Bauchi, Edo, Ekiti, Ondo, Gombe, Benue, Ogun, Osun, Plateau, Kogi and Anambra. Here is the breakdown of the…

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Just In: NCDC confirms 241 new cases of coronavirus in Nigeria as total hits 10,819

Just In: NCDC confirms 241 new cases of coronavirus in Nigeria as total hits 10,819

On the 2nd of June 2020, The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control announced two hundred and forty one (241) new confirmed cases of coronavirus pandemic and 15 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. The total number of confirmed cases of coronavirus pandemic in the country now stands at ten thousand eight hundred and nineteen, three thousand two hundred and thirty nine recoveries and three hundred and fourteen deaths. No new state has reported a case of coronavirus pandemic in the last 24 hours. Till date, (10819) cases have been confirmed, (3239)…

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Just In: NCDC Announces 307 New cases in Nigeria, 188 Cases in Lagos.

Just In: NCDC Announces 307 New cases in Nigeria, 188 Cases in Lagos.

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed 387 new cases in Nigeria, bringing the total number of cases to 10162. Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) is Nigeria’s leading national public health institute. The NCDC is a Nigerian federal government agency under the Federal Ministry of Health and is headquartered in Abuja, Nigeria. The agency is currently headed by Chikwe Ihekweazu. It has now been confirmed that the total number of deaths are now 287. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC in a tweet on Sunday night confirmed…

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Prophet TB Joshua hails Lagos governor, advises public to use face masks

Prophet TB Joshua hails Lagos governor, advises public to use face masks

Prophet T.B. Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, SCOAN, has commended the Governor of Lagos State, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, for his efforts in ensuring safety of lives of the people of the State in this period of the COVID-19 pandemic. He described the Governor as one of a kind over his activity at this critical time, comparing him to the New York Governor, Andrew Cuomo, who, according to Joshua, is always on the national news to update the general public and to educate them. Speaking during one of…

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276 new covid 19 cases recorded by NCDC in Nigeria, as total hits 8,344

276 new covid 19 cases recorded by NCDC in Nigeria on Tuesday 26

In the latest update of the Covid-19 pandemic in the country, 276 new cases have been reported as of Tuesday evening, May 26th by the National Centre for Disease Control. In a new update on their Twitter page, the NCDC reports that there’s new cases in Lagos, Rivers, Edo, Kaduna, Nasarawa, Oyo, Kano, Delta, EbonyiGombe, OgunOndo, Borno, Abia and Bauchi. Their tweet reads; 276 new cases of #COVID19; Lagos-161 Rivers-36 Edo-27 Kaduna-19 Nasarawa-10 Oyo-6 Kano-4 Delta-3 Ebonyi-3 Gombe-2 Ogun-1 Ondo-1 Borno-1 Abia-1 Bauchi-1 8344 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria Discharged:…

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COVID-19: Again, FG may approve lockdown in Lagos, Ogun, Abuja as cases Increases

COVID-19: Again, FG may approve lockdown in Lagos, Ogun, Abuja as cases Increases

The federal government has updated its guidelines for the eased lockdown in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, Lagos and Ogun states.The FCT, Lagos and Ogun states were placed under lockdown weeks ago by President Muhammadu Buhari after recording the highest coronavirus cases at the peak of the pandemic. The president later eased the lockdown, but placed certain restrictions, with a directive for Nigerians to obey the guidelines recommended by the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19. Since then, the guidelines have been amended and adjusted at different times to accommodate certain persons, businesses or…

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