Posts Tagged ‘Lockdown’

Reopening Of Schools: FG Releases Fresh Guidelines

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon July 14, 2020
New guidelines have recently been laid down by the Federal government towards the resumption of schools, while a fixed date for resumption of studies remains impending. This development came, following the recent declaration by the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC), suggesting that the virus known as COVID-19 is indeed airborne. Constituting the guidelines was […]

#COVID19: All Churches, Mosques To Remain Closed– Ekiti State

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 17, 2020
The Commissioner for Health, Ekiti State– Dr Mojisola Yaya-Kolade, announced today that all religious gatherings within the state are to remain dormant, as the Covid-19 virus rages throughout the country. Dr. Yaya-Kolade revealed this at a COVID-19 press briefing in Ado Ekiti, saying the ordered halt is part of measures to curb the spread of […]

#NairaMarley: Airline Apologizes, Says Was Misled Into Thinking They Were Transporting Fashola, Not “Useless Person”

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 16, 2020
In a letter signed by the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Executive Jets Services, Sam Iwuajoku on Monday said he gave the approval for the flight thinking the passenger was the Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola. Nigeria’s Aviation Minister, Hadi Sirika announced recently that the flight company that flew Naira Marley to […]

#COVID19: Beijing Under Strict Lockdown After First Case of Coronavirus

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 13, 2020
Lockdown is currently being imposed on eleven neighbourhoods in Beijing, capital of China since the city recorded it’s first coronavirus cases 50 days ago while tests commenced for 10,000 market staff. The outbreak has been linked to the city’s largest wholesale market and official said,a total of 45 people out of 517 tested at the Xinfadi […]

#COVID19: Kogi State Lifts Lockdown; “No Virus Here”— Governor Says.

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon June 5, 2020
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has announced the lifting of the lockdown previously imposed on  Kabba-Bunu.Kabba-Bunnu Local Government area had been alleged to host the state’s suspected index case of Covid19. Governor Bello revealed the ease off while addressing the press at the Government House in Lokoja. Following the outcome of several Covid19  tests […]

#JusticeForRinji: Plateau State Governor Promises Investigation Into Alleged Murder Of 20-Year Old UniJos Student

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon May 13, 2020
#JusticeForRinji has caught the attention of the Governor of Plateau State, Simon Bako Lalong, as efforts have been made by concerned Nigerians to bring the murder of 300-level University of Jos student,Rinji Peter Bala. Rinji Bala was alleged to have been shot dead by Security Operatives on Zaria road in Jos, initially being arrested by […]