The Nigerian government has warned its citizens against travelling to countries that are currently battling a third wave of the novel coronavirus. The Buhari-led administration further banned travellers from Brazil, Turkey, and India, in its bid to further reduce the spread of the deadly virus in the country.…

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state, on Wednesday, said that the Federal Government had allocated 1,800 vaccines to the state, out of about 100,000 vaccines procured for the country. Makinde made the disclosure during a press conference held at the Government House, Agodi in Ibadan, disclosing that the state recorded…

  The Lagos State Government has raised the alarm over increasing rate at which civil servants test positive for COVID-19. Head of Service, Hakeem Muri-Okunola, in a statement said the government was concerned at the increasing rate of COVID-19 positivity among civil servants. The memo addressed to all Accounting Officers,…

  No fewer than 43 persons have been arrested by men of the Lagos State Police Command for allegedly violating COVID-19 protocols in the state. The state Police Public Relations Officer, CSP Muyiwa Adejobi, said in a statement on Monday that the violators were arrested at the Eclipse Night Club…

In furtherance of the commitment of @followlasg to deploy effective response to #COVID19 pandemic, a brand new oxygen plant situated at Infectious Disease Hospital (IDH) Yaba, was activated yesterday, January 8, 2021 The oxygen plant was built in collaboration with @gatesfoundation in response to the second wave of #COVID19 in…

  Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, on Thursday, met behind closed doors with the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. At the end of the meeting, the governor told State House correspondents that more patients in the state were in need of oxygen, hence the…

Nigeria’s former vice president, Atiku Abubakar reportedly took the Pfizer’s vaccine in the United Arab Emirates. The people’s Democratic Party’s presidential candidate in the 2019 general elections took the dose in Dubai to prevent symptomatic cases of Covid-19. The Pfizer’s vaccine, when administered in its full two-dose regimen, was found…

  Nigerian Singer And Former Member Of The Defunct Group, Psquare, Paul Okoye Has Recovered From The Dreaded Coronavirus. The music star shared the good news via his Instagram page on Wednesday, January 6, 2021. “Happy new year all ❤️ 2021 pls don’t overhype it ohhhh 🙄 abeg …… just…

Following the second wave of the pandemic in Nigeria, the Lagos state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has warned residents of the state to take the COVID-19 protocols seriously as the state government is not interested in going on another lockdown. Sanwo-Olu made the appeal on his social media handles on Tuesday…

The Lagos state Commissioner for Health, Prof Akin Abayomi has disclosed that at least 4,176 persons infected with coronavirus in Lagos State are currently undergoing home-based treatment in the wake of the second wave infections across Nigeria, and the world at large. Disclosing the figures on Friday via his Twitter…