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The Chinese government has explained why it resorted to strict measures against Nigerians and other Africans stranded in Guangzhou, China. The Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Zhou Pingjian said the prevalence of the COVID-19 disease among Foreigners, especially Nigerians and other Africans necessitated the action. He explained that the Nigerians and other Africans were found […]

Residents of Ejigbo LCDA in lagos state, last night had their dose of violent attacks from hoodlums who had been on rampage in other parts of Lagos state and some boundary communities with Ogun state. The youths popularly known as No Salary Boys, struck with dangerous weapons almost simultaneously in Oke – Afa, Jakande Estate […]

The Inspector General of Police, Mr. Mohammed Adamu has deployed additional special squad to Lagos and Ogun State to contain robbery incidences in the hinterlands. This is coming in the wake of Easter night attacks on communities at the border towns of both states and in Egbeda, Agege, Ejigbo and elsewhere in Lagos State. The […]

In Lagos, the police has arrested about one hundred and thirty suspects in connection with the unrest and attacks by hoodlums in various parts of the state during the lockdown. According to reports, residents of some communities in Ogun state and Lagos state had turned themselves into vigilantes to resist attacks by hoodlums. The hoodlums […]

The Northern State Governors’ Forum has resolved to strengthen preventive measures against the Covid19 pandemic. It will do this through an enhanced boundary controls and surveillance. The governors took the decision during a meeting conducted via teleconference. and chaired by the forum’s Chairman, Governor Simon Lalong of Plateau State. A statement by their Chairman, Governor […]

As the second phase of the Presidential lockdown begins in Lagos, some youths in Eyita area of Ikorodu have resorted to street road blocks to collect tolls from cars and motorcycles. Some of the youths told Radio One that they resorted to the polite begging rather than looting people’s shops and houses. Also, our Correspondent […]

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed Twenty new Coronavirus infections bringing the total number in the country to three hundred and fourth three. Nigeria’s COVID-19 infection cases now stands at 343. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC disclosed this via its official Twitter handle @NCDCgov on Monday night. Thirteen of the […]

Six persons; 1 female and 5 males have been discharged from the Mainland Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba, Lagos following their ful recovery from COVID-19. This brings the number of Coronavirus positive patients successfully managed and discharged in Lagos State to 61. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu who made this known in a statement described the discharged of […]

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the stay at home order in Lagos, OGUN and Abuja by another fourteen days. The extension commenced from midnight today to twenty seventh of this month. President Buhari made this known in a national broadcast to update Nigerians on the COVID-19 pandemic The President who acknowledged the hardship experienced by […]

Fellow Nigerians In my address on Sunday, 29th March, 2020, I asked the residents of Lagos and Ogun States as well as the Federal Capital Territory to stay at home for an initial period of fourteen days starting from the Monday, 30 March 2020 Many State Governments also introduced similar restrictions As your democratically elected […]

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