The former Commissioner for Youths and Sports in Ogun State, Bukola Olopade, has revealed that he has tested positive for Coronavirus. Olopade is the MD of Nilayo Sports Management Company, an organization known for organising marathons in cities across Nigeria.
The United States surpassed Italy and China on Thursday and has become the country in the world with the most recorded cases of infection with the new coronavirus, according to data from Johns Hopkins University and the New York Times.
Nigerian chartered accountant and a former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili has berated President Muhammadu Buhari’s leadership style on the fight against the global pandemic. Naija News understands that Ezekwesili, as well as many other Nigerians, are calling out on
China reported 55 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, including 54 “imported” from abroad, as the country prepares to temporarily close its borders and drastically reduce international flights. For the first time in three days, a case of contamination of
Nigerians have been left in the dark about the current health situation of Mallam Abba Kyari, Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari. This is as the Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed noted on Thursday that Kyari’s health status
Minister of health, Osagie Ehanire has said he believes that coronavirus can be transmitted sexually. This, the Minister said while speaking at a media briefing in Abuja yesterday. Ehanire noted that there are now 51 confirmed cases of Coronavirus in
This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria, Today, Friday, 27th, March 2020 Nigeria Records 14 New Covid-19 Cases, Coronavirus In Nigeria Now 65 Nigeria has recorded 14 new cases of coronavirus in the West African country. Naija News reports that the
The running mate of President Muhammadu Buhari in the 2011 Nigerian presidential election and also the senior pastor of Dominion Hall, Citadel Global Community Church, formerly Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare has said in a recent live broadcast that
Nigerian pastors have been warned to follow directives from National Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, as the country battles the outbreak of Coronavirus. The warning was given by Festus Keyamo, the Minister of state for labour and productivity. Yesterday,
Bandits operating in Niger State were involved in a gun battle with a joint patrol team of security operatives on Monday. According to information gathered the gunfire happened around Galkogo Forest, in Shiroro Local Government Area. PRNigeria revealed that about