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The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye wants the Federal and State governments to engage religious leaders to face the warfare of COVID-19 pandemic spiritually. Pastor Adeboye made the suggestion in his sermon on the church’s telecast today. He expressed optimism that the nation would soon experience normalcy in […]

Residents of Lagos State have expressed concern over the rising cost of staple food items following the lockdown imposed by the Federal Government to curb the spread of coronavirus in the country. Across major markets monitored, prices of bread, garri and other staples like beans and semolina have increased, due to what the sellers linked […]

Two Non-governmental Organisations, the Human Environmental and Development Agenda and Women Advocates Research and Documentation have begun gathering data to acertain how the palliative and intervention funds for Covid-19 were administered. They said that monetary donations to curb the disease stood at over forty billion Naira excluding food and other items. In a statement, they […]

An estate agent identified as Ekundayo Oluwole Emmanuel has committed suicide in Ikorodu North local council area of Lagos State. Popularly known as ‘Shenko’, the victim who hailed from Ijero town in Ekiti state was said to have committed the crime over debt burdens. The 57 years old man resided at number 5, Community road, […]

Government has approved waivers for visitors or migrants with valid documents who overstayed in the country because of the order, restricting international travels through the Airports and subsequent closure of land borders. Thus, any visitor with valid Visitors Pass or Resident Permit with confirmed return tickets scheduled to travel out within the period of the […]

Human and Environmental Development Agenda, HEDA, has demanded for a social security and health insurance schemes for citizens. It also wants the Federal Government to ban all public office holders from going abroad for medical treatment. HEDA, an anti-corruption organisation made the demands in a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari. It says the outbreak of […]

Lagos State Government says it will beam its searchlight on security and welfare of it’s citizens, as the state begins another fourteen days of lockdown. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu gave the assurance on his official Twitter handle today. He said that there have been reports of pockets security infractions in different parts, saying that intelligence showed […]

Compliance to the Stay at home directive in parts of Maza Maza, Agboju and Mile Two , all in Amuwo Odofin Council Area of Lagos state, remains low. This is despite the two weeks extension of the lockdown by President Muhammadu Buhari to prevent Community Spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in the state. In the […]

Two Payment Service Providers have lost their jobs for failing to meet up with contractual agreement to commence Conditional Cash Transfer to beneficiaries of Covid-19 relief package in four states. They are Data Mining Company and Innovative NIPOST. The Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Farouq, announced their sack in […]

An Aviation analyst,MR. Chris Aligbe says the industry is on the verge of collapse due to the severe impact of coronavirus pandemic on the industry. He said Nigerian airlines, aviation agencies, ground handling companies and other ancillary service providers had been hit as a result of the travel restriction imposed globally as a measure to […]


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