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Trump press secretary Stephanie Grisham steps down

President Donald Trump’s chief spokeswoman Stephanie Grisham, who never held a single press briefing in a White House where Trump runs much of the communications himself, stepped down Tuesday. The White House said Grisham would now become spokeswoman and chief of staff for Trump’s wife Melania. READ ALSO: Govt knocks Oyakhilome for calling COVID-19 a
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COVID-19: Zimbabwe doctors sue govt over lack of protection

Zimbabwean doctors have filed a lawsuit aimed at compelling the government to beef up coronavirus protection for public hospitals and healthcare workers. In an application filed to the High Court on Sunday, the doctors said the government had failed to set in place “measures to ensure that health practitioners across the country, who include nurses,
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COVID-19: WhatsApp places new limits on message forwarding

WhatsApp on Tuesday placed new limits on message forwarding as part of an effort to curb the spread of misinformation about the coronavirus pandemic. The new policy limits users to forwarding certain messages to one “chat” at a time, aiming to limit the rapid propagation of content which is provocative but likely to be false. The
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FG knocks Oyakhilome for calling COVID-19 lockdown a scam

Eniola Akinkuotu, Abuja The National Orientation Agency has berated Pastor Chris Oyakhilome, the founder and President of LoveWorld Incorporated, also known as Christ Embassy. Paul Ogenyi, a spokesman for the NOA, an agency under the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture, described as unfortunate, Oyakhilome’s claim that the lockdown ordered by the Federal Government in
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COVID-19: Evacuation may end this week, US tells citizens in Nigeria

Kayode Oyero  The US Mission in Nigeria has advised its citizens intending to leave Nigeria to do so quickly as evacuation flights may end this week, The PUNCH has learnt. The US also informed potential evacuees from Nigeria amid the coronavirus pandemic that the hospitals in the US were overwhelmed. In a statement on its
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NDDC alerts Nigerians on fraudulent social media accounts offering jobs, contracts

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), on Tuesday, warned the public to disregard social media accounts advertising jobs and contracts opportunities in the commission.
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COVID-19: Lagos discharges female patient

Sodiq Oyeleke The Lagos State Government has discharged a female patient from the Infectious Disease Hospital, Yaba. The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made this known via his Twitter handle on Tuesday. With the newly-discharged person, the governor said a total of 32 persons have recovered from coronavirus in the state. READ ALSO:  I’ve
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LUTH inaugurates 60-bed isolation centre for Coronavirus

Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) on Tuesday, commissioned a 60-bed isolation centre for Coronavirus (Covid-19) patients.
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Lockdown: Osun to begin distribution of relief items Wednesday

Bola Bamigbola, Osogbo Osun State Government has said it would begin the distribution of relief materials to cushion the effects of the coronavirus lockdown on the residents effective Wednesday. The government had ordered a 14-day lockdown, starting from Wednesday, April 1 to prevent the spread of coronavirus in the state. The Secretary to the State
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EU announces €15bn to fight virus worldwide

The European Union is to put up 15 billion euros ($16.4 billion) to help poor countries fight the coronavirus epidemic, the bloc’s chief announced on Tuesday. European Commission head Ursula von der Leyen said the money would help countries with weak healthcare systems tackle the impact of COVID-19 and also aid their long-term economic recovery.
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TECNO CAMON 15 premier broke a new Guinness World Record™ title of largest flip book

Recently, TECNO released its new camera phone, the CAMON 15 series through an online launch event.
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All The Times Liberian Fashionista Sarlea Mah Proved “More Is More”

Over the past few years, we’ve seen brands, influencers, bloggers slowly move from minimalist, demure aesthetics to the exact opposite – maximalism. Maximalist fashion includes clashing prints, exaggerated asymmetrical cuts, outlandish designs based on the philosophy that more is more; simply put, drama! Sarlea Mah is one of those fashionistas pushing the trend. The Liberia-born The post ...
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