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Breaking News: COVID-19 third wave: UNILAG Senate directs students to vacate hostels

Following the outbreak of third wave of the coronavirus pandemic, the Senate of the University of Lagos (UNILAG) has ordered all students out of hostels and halls of residence. It also approved commencement of virtual lectures from July 26, 2021. The decisions were taken following fears over third wave of COVID-19 in Lagos, especially recently […]

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Just In: Afenifere Spokesman,Yinka Odumakin is dead

The Spokesman of Afenifere, a socio-cultural organisation of the Yoruba people of Nigeria and activist, Mr Yinka Odunmakin is dead, worldtopnewsng.com reports. He died at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital Covid Isolation Centre. His wife, Mrs Joe Okei-Odumakin, confirmed this to newsmen on Saturday. Mrs Okei-Odumakin in a statement confirming the passing on of […]

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Sanwo-Olu, Health Workers Receive First Jab of COVID-19 Vaccine

•Deputy Governor, Health Commissioner Vaccinated •88 Centres Opened Across State for Vaccination The first jab of AstraZeneca Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine has been administered in Lagos State. The Incident Commander in the State, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, kicked off the vaccine rollout programme after he got the first jab of the serum supplied by the Federal Government. […]

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Lagos receives Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

Lagos State has received doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines from the Federal Government. This was disclosed on Tuesday by Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu while speaking at the 2021 International Women’s Day celebration organised by the Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation held at Police College, Ikeja. Governor Sanwo-Olu disclosed that the […]