Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Opinion: Why Abba Kyari deserves his Coronavirus status and more punishment

Nigeria recorded its first case of the pandemic last month and since then calls for Nigerians to practise social distancing and self-isolation have repeatedly been canvassed for.

Coronavirus: Vice President Osinbajo in self-isolation

Mr Obin said his principal has resorted to video conference while discharging his duties as the number two citizen of the country.

Coronavirus: Bauchi records first case as toll rises to 44

Of the 44 confirmed cases, 41 are active cases while 2 have been discharged with 1 death recorded.

Buhari’s spokesman, Shehu denies contacting Coronavirus

An online news medium had reported that the presidential spokesman recently met with Mr Kyari alongside the state governor of Kogi, Yahaya Bello.

Bauchi gov tests positive to COVID-19

The Governor’s Senior Special Assistant on Media, Mukhtar Gidado, announced this afternoon in a statement that his principal tested positive.

COVID-19: Confirmed cases rise to 42

The breakdown of cases by states in real time, shows Lagos leading with 29 cases, followed by Abuja with 7 cases, Ogun 3 cases while Ekiti, Oyo, Edo have one case each.

Buhari’s chief of staff, Kyari reportedly tests positive to COVID-19

This is coming three days after he queried members of the House of Representatives on why they failed to submit themselves for test at the airport having returned to the country recently.

Coronavirus: Nigeria confirms four new cases, total now 40

Two of these cases are returning travellers.

1,300 persons in contact with COVID-19 cases yet to be traced – Lai Mohammed

He advised that those who have met with COVID-19 cases should willingly submit themselves to authority or risk being fished out by security agencies.

COVID-19: Nigerian gov embarks on self-isolation

The governor and the son of the top politician met on their way to Abuja from Lagos, TODAY POLITICS learnt.

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Coronavirus: Buhari approves distribution of 150 trucks of smuggled rice

The approval is said to be one of the measures by the federal government to alleviate the pains of Nigerians.

Coronavirus: 6 new cases reported, total now 238

Of the six cases discovered, Kwara and Edo has two cases respectively while Rivers and the Federal Capital Territory have one case each.

Nigeria’s Coronavirus toll rises to 232

Presently there are 232 cases out of which 33 has been discharged having tested negative to the pandemic disease while 5 deaths has been recorded.

Coronavirus: Benue records first case, total now 89

The NCDC on Saturday afternoon announced that Benue recorded its first case while the remaining seven are from Lagos State bringing the total cases to 89.