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Electricity tariff to increase on Wednesday amid Coronavirus lockdown

Starting from Wednesday, 1st of Apri 2020, Nigerians will begin to pay more for electricity as the electricity tariff is set...

COVID-19: ‘Give Nigerians free data, airtime, TV subscription’ – Festus Keyamo urges MTN, DStv, Glo, others

Nigeria's Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo, has urged Telecommunication and Cable TV companies to ease the pain of...

Covid-19: 165 arrested for violating curfew in Kaduna

Security operatives in Kaduna state have apprehended 165 persons in the state for disobeying the curfew that the state government imposed as...

BREAKING: NCDC announces 20 new Covid-19 cases; confirmed cases now 131

NCDC announces 20 new Covid-19 cases; confirmed cases now 131 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has...

Oyo state governor, Seyi Makinde tests positive for Coronavirus

The governor of Oyo state, Seyi Makinde has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. Oyo state governor, Seyi...

‘Prayer is the best fire for coronavirus’ – Ganduje says, declares prayer and fasting in Kano

The governor of Kano State, Abdullahi Ganduje, has declared a day of prayer and fasting against coronavirus. According to him, it is...

‘Coronavirus is Not a Death Sentence, We will all be fine’ – Atiku Says

Popular Nigerian politician, Atiku Abubakar, has issued out a word of hope to Nigerians over the coronavirus pandemic.

Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRasaq donates his 10 months salaries to help fight against Coronavirus

The governor of Kwara State, Abdulrahman Abdulrasaq, has announced that he will be donating his 10 months salary to help with the...

Nigeria Records 14 New Cases of COVID-19: 5 in FCT, 9 in Lagos as nationwide tally rises to 111

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has announced 14 new cases of the novel coronavirus. Out of the 14 new cases, 5...

Healthcare Workers, others exempted from the 14-day curfew in Abuja, Lagos, Ogun

The president announced a curfew on Abuja, Lagos State and Ogun earlier today. However, he exempted certain workers and organizations from the...

Buhari lacks the power to restrict movement in Lagos, Abuja – Adegboruwa

A human rights lawyer, Mr Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa (SAN), says the President Muhammadu Buhari does not have the power to restrict movement without...

COVID-19: Buhari Orders 2 months of Cash Transfer, food for the ‘vulnerable’ during shutdown

During President Buhari's brief speech, in which he imposed a curfew on Lagos, the FCT, and Ogun state, he revealed that Government...

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Nigerians slam SSA to Sanwo Olu for ‘boasting’ about Lagos excos’ first-ever virtual meeting

Nigerians have taken a swipe at the Senior Special Adviser to the Governor of Lagos State in New Media, Gawat Jubril after...

COVID-19: ‘Some billionaires donating to FG are hypocrites for not reaching out directly to the poor’ – HURIWA Says

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, several Nigerian billionaires have made mammoth donations to help alleviate the sufferings of Nigerians.

Ex-President of Congo Yhombi Opango dies of coronavirus aged 81

Jacques Joaquim Yhombi Opango, who was president of Congo from 1977 until he was toppled in 1979, has died of coronavirus.

Oyo state discharge index coronavirus patient after testing negative

The Oyo state government has disclosed that it has discharged its index coronavirus patient. The chief press secretary to...