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Kwara governor apologies for mishandling of suspected COVID-19 patient

By Amidu ArijeThe Kwara State governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq has said his administration is sincerely sorry for the unprofessional handling of a suspected COVID-19 patient in the state by the health ministry Permanet Secretary.It would be recalled that the permanet secretary of the state’s ministry of health was on Thursday suspended for the manner in which […]

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COVID-19: Eat egg daily to boost immunity, Poultry Association urges Nigerians

The Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN) has advised Nigerians to eat eggs daily to boost their immune system against COVID-19 and other viral diseases. The President of the association, Mr Ezekiel Ibrahim, gave the advice in a telephone interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja. “To build your immunity against […]

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Kano quarantines 2000 almajiri kids

The Kano State government says it has quarantined 2000 almajiri kids to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the state.This was disclosed on Thursday, by the state commissioner for health, Aminu Tsanyawa, at the opening of the training for rapid response team saddled with the task of managing the children at quarantine centres. Tsanyawa said […]

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COVID-19: We educate citizens before enforcing orders – Lagos Police Command

The Lagos State Police Command has disclosed that it has to educate the citizens on coronavirus before enforcing the orders and guidelines given by the government since the disease is new to everybody in the country.In a chat with journalists, the Lagos Police Public Relations Officer, DSP Bala Elkana, said the police could not enforce […]

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Edo discharges 20 COVID-19 patients

Edo State Governor, Godwin Obaseki, on Thursday, announced that 20 confirmed coronavirus (COVID-19) patients have been discharged after testing negative to the virus twice.This brings the total number of discharged patients in the state to 34.Obaseki, who made the announcement via his official twitter handle,Godwin Obaseki (GGO) @GovernorObaseki said the patients were discharged after they […]

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‘Your publications against Lagos Speaker, Obasa, malicious,’ group tells Sahara Reporters

By Amidu ArijeA Lagos based socio-political group, the South West Progressive Youth and People’s Movement, described as malicious series of publications made by an online news medium, Sahara Reporters against the Speaker of Lagos State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Ajayi Obasa, stating that the ‘malicious publications’ were aimed at undermining the achievements of […]