The Nigerian Supreme Court on Friday dismissed the application of the All Progressives Congress (APC), seeking to nullify the judgement on Zamfara governorship election.
Amid rumours of being sick with symptoms of coronavirus, President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday approved N10 billion for the fight against the disease.
Prince Charles has tested positive for coronavirus, says Buckingham Palace on Wednesday.
The governor of Bauchi state Bala Mohammed, has tested positive for coronavirus, his media aide, Mukhtar Gidado, said in a statement on Tuesday.
More than 10,000 people have now died in a coronaviruspandemic that has swept from China throughout the world, forcing the confinement of tens of millions in their homes.
The Federal Government of Nigeria has ordered the closure of tertiary institutions and unity schools across the nation so as to check the spread of coronavirus.
The speaker of Nigeria’s House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has said the House suspended consideration of President Muhammadu Buhari’s loan request because of the reported exclusion of the South-East.
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has announced a N1.1tn intervention fund to support critical sectors of the country’s economy.
An 85-year-old woman, Victoria Ilione, has reportedly committed suicide in Awada, near Onitsha, in the Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra state.
UEFA has proposed postponing the European Championship, due to take place across the continent in June and July this year, until 2021 at crisis meetings on Tuesday, a source close to European football’s governing body told AFP.
The number of novel coronavirus cases globally stood at 175,530 with 7,007 deaths, across 145 countries and territories at 1700 GMT on Monday, according to a tally compiled by AFP from official sources.
The Abuja division of the Court of Appeal has restrained the All Progressive Congress (APC) from executing the judgement of an Abuja high court which ordered the suspension of Adams Oshiomhole as national chairman of the ruling party.