Residents of Iluabo, a suburb of Akure were jolted early Saturday morning by an explosion, which many residential houses, a church building and a school.
President Donald Trump signed into law Friday the $2 trillion rescue plan to salvage a US economy crippled by the novel coronavirus, on a day the nation recorded more than 100,000 confirmed cases of virus infections.
The coronavirus has spread to Enugu State as Nigeria confirms 11 new cases, bring the total number now to 81.
Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo has donated his former residence at the presidential hilltop, Abeokuta, Ogun state capital, for use as isolation centre for the coronavirus pandemic.
Davido’s lover and fiancée, Chioma has tested positive for the coronavirus following the duo’s return from the United States.
Nigeria has recorded five new cases of coronavirus in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja and Oyo State, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) updated on the spread of the pandemic in the country Friday evening via its Twitter… Read More ›
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, has said the state may witness up to 39,000 cases of coronavirus.
South Africa recorded its first two deaths from coronavirus on Friday as its case tally breached the 1,000 mark just hours after a three-week nationwide lockdown took effect.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced on Friday that he is self-isolating after testing positive for COVID-19.
The Federal Government of Nigeria says four stadia in the country will be used as isolation centres in the fight against coronavirus pandemic.
The United States on Thursday took the grim title of the country with the most coronavirus infections and reported a record surge in unemployment as world leaders vowed $5 trillion to stave off global economic collapse.
The Nigerian Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the application of the All Progressives Congress (APC), seeking to nullify the judgement on Zamfara governorship election.