Wednesday, 8 April 2020

Breaking News: Chinese Medical Team Arrives In Nigeria (Photos)

Chinese doctors
A 15-man medical team form China has arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, Channels TV reports. The team arrived in Nigeria in a chartered Air Peace aircraft on Wednesday afternoon.

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66-Year-Old British Citizen Dies Of Coronavirus In Lagos

A 66-year-old citizen of the United Kingdom has died of coronavirus in Lagos State. The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, announced this on his Twitter handle on Wednesday. He also confirmed that cases of coronavirus had increased to 130 in the state.

'Hungry' Man Dies While Buying Foodstuff At A Market In Delta State

A yet-to-be identified man reportedly slumped and died at the popular Igbudu Market in the Warri South Local Government Area of Delta State on Tuesday. It was learnt that the man had gone to the market to buy foodstuffs when he slumped and died.

Coronavirus: The Married Men I Sleep With For Money Don't Take My Calls Anymore Because They're Home With Their Wives - Single Mum Cries Out (Video)

single mom
A Nigerian lady who identified herself as a single mother in a video which has gone viral, has cried out over the challenges she's been facing following the lockdown order issued by some state governments and the federal government over Coronavirus outbreak in the country.

LUTH Admits Four Coronavirus Patients Hours After Inaugurating Isolation Centre

A few hours after the inauguration of a 60-bed isolation centre for Coronavirus (COVID-19) patients, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-Araba, says it has admitted four patients with the virus.

Lockdown: 23-Year-Old Commits Suicide In Kogi (Photo)

A 23-year-old, simply identified as Bayo has taken his own life after drinking poisonous insecticide called sniper in Angwa Tiv area of the Kogi State capital, Lokoja.

Tuesday, 7 April 2020

Trigger-Happy Policeman Kills Petrol Attendant In Abia

The Deceased, Chibuisi Okameme, Inspector Stanley Asu
A petrol attendant, Chibuisi Okameme, was on Sunday shot dead allegedly by a policeman, Inspector Stanley Asu. The incident occurred opposite the Greenmac Energy Limited filling station on the New Umuahia Road, Ogborhill area of the Aba North Local Government Area of Abia State.

Scientists Discover Drug That Kills Coronavirus In 48hours

Scientists in Australia have discovered an already existing drug, which kills COVID-19 within 48 hours in the laboratory, Daily Mail reports. The drug, Ivermectin, is used to treat head lice and is available all over the world.

Unrepentant Child Trafficker Arrested For The Third Time In Taraba State, 27 Children Rescued From Her

The Taraba State Police command has rescued an additional 27 children from Mary Yakubu, a suspected child trafficker arrested earlier in connection with abduction of 33 children.

FG Orders Distribution Of 150 Truckloads Of Rice Seized By Customs To Nigerians

In a bid to provide food security to Nigerians, the Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, has revealed that the federal government has taken possession of 150 trucks of rice with the Nigerian Custom’s Service and would commence distribution to poor Nigerians across the country.

Monday, 6 April 2020

Only One Million Households Would Get The N20,000 Coronavirus Cash Transfer - FG

FG's N20,000 Coronavirus palliatives will only be given to one million households
The Federal government has said that only one million Nigerian families whose names are on the National Social Register (NSR) would get the N20,000 palliative aimed at cushioning the economic impact of the lockdown in some states. 

Hoodlums Invade Bayelsa Warehouse, Cart Away Bags Of Garri That Are Being Distributed As Relief Materials

Some suspected hoodlums have carted away bags of garri from the Bayelsa State Emergency Management Agency’s warehouse at Igbogene, Yenagoa, that are being distributed as relief materials to cushion the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

Nigerian Doctors Reject Govt Plans To Invite Chinese Medical Team To Help Combat Coronavirus

The Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, has rejected plans by the Federal Government to invite an 18-member Chinese medical team to help Nigeria in her fight against the deadly coronavirus.

Security Guard Arrested For Defiling His Neighbour's 9-Year-Old Daughter In Lagos

Personnel of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested one Christian Chikezie for allegedly having sexual intercourse with his neighbour’s nine-year-old daughter in the Ikorodu area of the state.

Young Lady Commits Suicide In Abuja After Discovering Her Boyfriend Was Having Affair With Another Lady

Abuja girl commits suicide
A 23-year-old lady, identified as Rejoice has committed suicide in the Mpape area of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, by drinking Sniper, a popular pesticide, according to a  report by SaharaReporters.

Sunday, 5 April 2020

Breaking News: 36-Year-Old Dies Of Coronavirus In Lagos

Coronavirus death
The Lagos State Government has announced that a 36-year-old man died of coronavirus in the state. The Lagos Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, made the announcement via his Twitter handle on Sunday.

Lagos State Govt Announces Free Medical Services For Pregnant Women And People With Health Emergencies

The Lagos State Government has announced that it would be offering free medical services to pregnant women and other persons with health emergencies in the state.

The state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, announced this during a briefing on Saturday, as part of palliative measures to cushion the effect of the lockdown imposed to fight the spread of COVID-19.

This Is Not The Best Of Times To Die - Funeral Home Operators Say As Bodies Pile Up In Mortuaries

From one end of Lagos to the other, funeral home operators, casket makers and mortuary attendants have the same story: ‘COVID-19 has locked us out of business,’

As public and private cemeteries in Lagos suspend burial activities in compliance with the restriction of movement imposed by the Federal Government, there are reports that the number of corpses in mortuaries is gradually piling up.

How We Enjoy Sex During COVID-19 Lockdown - Nigerians Open Up

sex during COVID-19
In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, Nigerians have been advised to self-isolate for the sake of protecting themselves from contracting the deadly virus or ignorantly spreading to other people. This has caused a detachment from friends, family and lovers.

Shocking Story Of Groom Who Suddenly Died On His Wedding Day In Plateau

groom dies on wedding day
For Miss Helen Weze, a nurse, Saturday, March 21, 2020, is a day that she will never forget in a hurry. It was a day that she was scheduled to get wedded to her sweetheart, to see her dreams of publicly getting hooked to the man she loved, the man who had all the while filled her world with sweet dreams.