The Punch News Archive for April 2020

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Fayemi suspends aide over COVID-19 handling

Katsina discharges six COVID-19 patients

NATO helicopter missing off Greece

COVID-19: Northern youths sneaking into Osun, says govt

Guinea-Bissau PM, three ministers test positive for COVID-19

We distributed NAFDAC-certified rice, minister replies DG

Sanwo-Olu orders markets, restaurants to reopen

Tinubu CSO’s burial not attended by 50 policemen, says PPRO

10 people attended Tinubu’s CSO’s burial —Lagos police

Why we aren’t in a hurry to reopen airports – FG

BREAKING: Lagos discharges 49 COVID-19 patients

Friends I helped abandoned me after accident – Daddy Showkey

BREAKING: Banks open in Abuja, Lagos, Ogun from Monday – FG

CBN resumes dollar sales for SMEs, school fees

Lagos courts begin virtual hearings Monday

Footballers who tested positive for COVID-19

Watford sign French midfielder Pape Gueye

Air traffic drops 53% in March – IATA

US GDP contracts 4.8% ending decade of growth

Court rejects Maina’s fresh bail variation request

COVID-19: NLC rejects El-Rufai’s 25% pay cut

COVID-19: NLC rejects El-Rufai’s 25% salary cut

COVID-19: Umahi directs civil servants to resume

German virus testing capacity now 900,000 weekly

COVID-19: Cross River begs FG for test kits

Google makes video meeting service free

COVID-19 response: Prepare for the inevitable, now!

Oyo reveals LGs with COVID-19 cases

Boeing to cut staff after $641m first-quarter loss

Buhari’s balancing act on COVID-19

Derby thank Rooney as players accept wage deferral

COVID-19 affects kidney – Lagos health commissioner

Suicide bomber kills three in Kabul

COVID-19: Dybala tests positive ‘for fourth time’

South Korea warehouse fire kills 25

Nigerian Police arrest atheist for allegedly insulting Prophet Muhammad

We can’t declare COVID-19 where none exists, Kogi tells NCDC

Slumdog Millionaire actor, Irrfan Khan, dies at 53

COVID-19: Singapore launches drone delivery service

British Prime Minister, fiancée announce birth of baby

Enugu confirms new COVID-19 case

Second US Navy ship hit by COVID-19 returns to port

Suspected COVID-19 patient dies in Ondo hospital

Brazil’s COVID-19 deaths exceed 5,000, pass China’s

Eight power plants idle, generation tumbles to 2,983MW

Liverpool open contract talks with Osimhen

Kano records 38 new COVID-19 cases as tests increase

Lockdown: 20 die in Lagos, Ogun crashes – FRSC

300 stranded Nigerians facing starvation in Guangzhou — CLO

Police rescue newborn baby in Ekiti

We’ve spent N1bn on COVID-19 – Emmanuel

Umahi begs journalists, says feud not intentional

Google’s Alphabet sees $6.8bn profit in Q1 despite pandemic

Tuesday, April 28, 2020

COVID-19: Nigeria records no recovery in 24 hours

COVID-19: IMF approves $3.4bn emergency loan for Nigeria

Oil rebounds above $14 per barrel 

NLC calls workers to resist salary cut

COVID-19: Trump signs Executive Order to avert meat shortage

COVID-19: Ex-OAU VC recommends herbal medicine

COVID-19: China’s lawmakers meet in May

No date yet for schools resumption – Education minister

How Akinjide defended the status quo (1)

FG seeks Jonathan, Diezani’s foreign accounts’ details

Kano records 38 new COVID-19 cases as testing increases

Sokoto confirms death of three COVID-19 patients

Lagos COVID-19 cases rise to 844 with 80 new infections

Buhari’s team lands in Kano as five more personalities die

US COVID-19 death toll exceeds 58,300

I stabbed my mother-in-law for asking son to divorce me –Suspect

Court remands cop who allegedly shot dead Rivers policewoman

Cult clashes claim four in A’Ibom, Rivers

Four nabbed for hijacking cement-laden truck

Policemen assault Ondo nurse, motorcyclist at checkpoint

Imo Govt House policeman found dead

Imo man, 45, commits suicide

Oyetola sets up anti-kidnapping squad

Lassa fever emergency phase over –NCDC

Status of FG rice to Oyo not known –NAFDAC

N150m spent on food, says Osun relief panel

COVID-19: Nine die in Peru prison riot

THT provides relief for healthcare providers

Another seaport terminal employee tests positive

Edo establishes screening centres at boundaries

Wike ‘arrests’ five for violating Rivers lockdown

15 Bayelsa abductees rescued, 48 illegal refineries uncovered

Stock market extends gain with N58bn

FG reserves hotels for Dubai returnees in Lagos

Rivers kerosene explosion kills mother, two children

Police arrest 490 Nasarawa lockdown offenders

Lawan names Basiru Senate’s spokesperson, adjourns indefinitely

Nigeriens, 29 others arrested for Sokoto lockdown violation

Bayelsa exempts food markets, others from lockdown

Ooni donates three motorised fumigators to Lagos

FG declares Friday public holiday for Workers’ Day

Rivers sends beggars back to states, Niger Republic

Oil price crash: Moment of truth

Gunmen kill driver, kidnap friend in Ondo

Chad announces first COVID-19 death

COVID-19: Ford predicts over $5bn second-quarter loss

Former Ivory Coast PM jailed 20 years for corruption

BREAKING: Bauchi records 11 new COVID-19 cases

Court awards N5m against Atiku, Saraki over billboard photo

I’m glad my son’s recovery happened during Ramadan – Atiku

BREAKING: Germany grants Nigeria N8.9bn debt relief

COVID-19: IMF approves $3.4bn emergency support for Nigeria

Lagos port worker tests positive for COVID-19

Hillary Clinton endorses Biden for president

One killed, houses burnt in Benue communal clash

COVID-19: FG books hotels for returning Nigerians

Fire razes IDP camp in Mali

British Airways set to cut up to 12,000 jobs

US COVID-19 cases hit one million

EU to discuss Africa debt relief

COVID-19: Reps summon NCDC DG, health minister over Kano deaths

BREAKING: Nigerian advertised for sale on Facebook by Lebanese rescued

BREAKING: Trump speaks with Buhari on telephone over COVID-19

COVID-19: Nine African countries risk food insecurity, UN warns

Buhari’s intervention will curb COVID-19 spread in Kano – Ganduje

Chad parliament abolishes death penalty for acts of terror

Ligue 1 can’t restart until September – France PM

[BREAKING] COVID-19: Germany donates additional €5.5m to Nigeria

FG declares May 1 public holiday

Torture: Anambra court orders police to pay lawyer N25m

COVID-19: Osun awaits results of 30 samples- Health commissioner

120 Turkish inmates test positive for COVID-19

13 Ghanaian doctors test positive for COVID-19

Doctor becomes Adamawa’s second COVID-19 patient

COVID-19: Delta lifts lockdown, face masks made compulsory

[BREAKING] 2020 budget: Senate approves Buhari’s N850bn loan request

Lockdown: 45-year-old man commits suicide in Imo

Arthritis drug shows ‘significant’ promise in severe COVID-19 cases – Study

COVID-19: Lagos, Ogun get new molecular laboratories

2020 budget: Buhari seeks Senate’s nod for N850bn loan 

COVID-19: Random testing waste of resources —Akwa Ibom gov

COVID-19: Random testing waste of resources, says Akwa Ibom gov

Police inspector attached to Imo govt house found dead

COVID-19: Jack Ma’s third medical supplies arrive in Africa

BREAKING: Nasarawa records first case of COVID-19

High COVID-19 cases in Kano not surprising – NCDC

COVID-19-related syndrome in children worrisome – UK

Former Liverpool striker, Robinson, dies at 61

PHOTOS: Reps resume plenary

Kano records no COVID-19 case in 48 hours despite strange deaths

COVID-19: Trump’s warning to claim damages angers China

Trump angers China by warning US may seek damages over COVID-19

Airline lays off 5,000 staff over COVID-19 crisis

Tokyo 2020 Olympics may be cancelled – IOC

COVID-19: Fayemi slashes salaries of political office holders by 50%

BREAKING: BP records $4.4bn quarterly loss as oil prices crash

Churches, mosques remain closed despite partial lockdown – Buhari

Two children among Ekiti COVID-19 patients, says commissioner

Kenny Martin’s N7.74bn alleged fraud case gets fresh date

Partial lockdown: Continue to work from home if you can – Sanwo-Olu

Cross River: Gunmen kidnap ex-PDP gov aspirant, others

CBN lifts suspension on cheques’ clearing

No decision to postpone Edo, Ondo polls — INEC

‘Akerele’s exit, sign of Obaseki failure’

Leicester afraid of losing Osimhen to Juve, Inter

Police arrest illegal Chinese gold miners in Zamfara

Ekiti commissioner’s abductors demand N30m ransom –Family

Buhari offered no decisive solution in COVID-19 address – PDP

18 arrested prostitutes isolated, brothel shut in Ondo

FG suspends repatriation of Nigerian prisoners in Tanzania

Controversy as NBA disowns Lagos ‘lawyer’, critic

Lockdown will fail without effective testing, warns Jonathan

We distributed NAFDAC-certified rice, FG tells states

COVID-19 taught me everlasting lessons, says Atiku’s son

NASS resumes plenary, makes face masks compulsory

Akwa Ibom debunks reported infection of nine commissioners

LCCI, NECA, PENGASSAN demand stimulus packages, PIB passage

My CSO died of coronavirus, says Tinubu

What you need to know about Computer Vision Syndrome

Monday, April 27, 2020

English Premier League to return soon – UK govt

US oil falls below $11 per barrel

Buhari declares interstate lockdown as nationwide curfew begins Monday

Ankara face masks can’t really prevent COVID-19 –Ogun NMA chair

Our friend, Abba

Of Chief of Staff, staffers, staff and staffs

US lawmakers fault Trump’s plan to cut WHO fund

FG rice tested, good for consumption –Ondo

PDP alleges looting in NDDC, demands investigation

Total lockdown not good for Nigeria, says Rotary gov

COVID-19 causing blood clots in patients – Doctors

Sometimes, help comes from unusual quarters

El-Rufai to relax restrictions

Elumelu distributes rice in parents’ towns

A’Ibom debunks reported infection of nine commissioners

Kano attacks FG, adopts verbal autopsy to unravel deaths

Varsities, others must adjust to emerging realities – VC

NNPC delays oil export plans, negotiates with producers

Coronavirus patient gives birth at LUTH

Be ready to pay higher for fuel –PPPRA

COVID-19: Health workers deserve applause

IMF may approve Nigeria’s $3.4bn loan today

Richard Akinjide: Eminently talented, immensely flawed

I relaxed lockdown to avert starvation, unrest — Obiano

Global cases of COVID-19 exceed three million

COVID-19: Buhari signs fresh proclamation order

Full text of Buhari’s speech on COVID-19

BREAKING: Buhari orders two weeks total lockdown in Kano

Buhari declares nationwide curfew from Monday

BREAKING: Buhari extends lockdown in Lagos, Ogun, FCT by one week

COVID-19: Lagos discharges Indian, 14 Nigerians

Four Ebonyi men in prison for killing herbalist

Let my father rest in peace, Abba Kyari’s daughter tells critics

FIFA proposes five substitutes per match when football resumes

Almajiris deported from Kano test positive for COVID-19 in Kaduna

COVID-19: Turkey sends medical equipment to US

Dokpesi tests positive for COVID-19

PHOTOS: Fire guts NNPC filling station, houses in Lagos

ISWAP jihadists execute Chadian soldier

Power supply not free during lockdown, Ikeja Electric tells Lagosians 

Bayelsa COVID-19 index case rejects result, says Diri

60% of Oyo COVID-19 cases linked to UCH – Makinde

Ondo reverses decision to return FG palliative rice

Ondo reverses decision to return FG’s rice

Two of my aides test positive for COVID-19 – Tinubu

BREAKING: 40-year-old COVID-19 patient gives birth at LUTH

Turkey detains 402 over ‘provocative’ COVID-19 posts

Ramadan: Lagos, Abuja arrest Imams for violating ban on gathering

British PM warns against easing lockdown

Pentagon downplays Iran military satellite as ‘tumbling webcam’

Over 100,000 people recover from COVID-19 in Spain

BREAKING: Inmates set Delta prison on fire over amnesty

COVID-19, not malaria killing people in Kano, Kwankwaso writes Buhari

[BREAKING] COVID-19: Buhari to address Nigerians today

I relaxed lockdown to avert starvation, unrest – Obiano

BREAKING: Two COVID-19 patients die in Kano

Three COVID-19 patients test positive after recovery in Vietnam

BREAKING: Filling station on fire at Ogba, Lagos

COVID-19: El-Rufai cuts senior appointees’ salary by 50% to fund relief items

Akwa Ibom discharges COVID-19 patients amid fanfare

COVID-19 could create ‘human rights disaster’ – UN

COVID-19: Over 200 Cuban health experts arrive in South Africa

Nancy Pelosi endorses Joe Biden for US president

COVID-19: FG has abandoned Kano, says Ganduje 

13 Lagos medical workers exposed to dead COVID-19 patient —Commissioner

Malaria cause of Kano deaths, not COVID-19 – Commissioner

British PM makes first public appearance after COVID-19 recovery

DSS denies invading former Obaseki’s CoS residence

COVID-19: Face masks use not freedom of movement, says Sanwo-olu’s aide

COVID-19: Children return to school in China, Norway

Covid-19: Kano to rely on ‘verbal’ autopsy for mysterious deaths

US oil slips below $15 per barrel

317 dead as Egypt’s COVID-19 cases pass 4,500

COVID-19: French police seize 140,000 black market face masks

Sudan’s COVID-19 cases rise to 237

Reps resume plenary Tuesday

Oyo records second COVID-19 death

North Korea’s Kim ‘alive and well’ —Seoul

Buhari will decide when to lift lockdown order – Health Minister

Son brutalises father, mother over land in Delta

Sleepy driver kills one in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway crash

NUJ advocates fund to save media industry

My life in danger, says Obaseki’s ex-CoS

Oyo confirms three fresh COVID-19 cases

Spend security votes on healthcare, SERAP tells govs

Katsina lists 455 contacts, sends samples to NCDC

One dies as Customs, smugglers clash in Ogun

Sunday, April 26, 2020

Enugu councillors quizzed over forceful entry into secretariat

Infected Nigerians will be treated in China –FG

NMA, APC fault A’Ibom epidemiologist’s redeployment

We bombed B’Haram leaders during Borno meeting –DHQ

Amosu’s N21.4bn case suffers setback as investigator relocates abroad

2020 school certificate exams not cancelled –WAEC

Lockdown: 39 strippers, clubbers, 581 others arrested in Lagos

Suspected killers of Kaduna Catholic seminarian nabbed

Police arrest Ogun father, son for killing herdsman

Rivers community feasts on washed-up whale

Gunmen abduct popular Ibadan Islamic cleric’s twins

Gideon Orkar: The man who saw tomorrow

Leadership in a time of crisis

NMA to support health workers with N500m equipment

Modern slavery: Oyo to receive Lebanon-based indigene put up for sale

Two killed, 2,000 cows stolen as bandits attack Niger community

Uzodinma has saved Imo N900m — Aide

FCT mobile courts convict clerics, 68 others

Coronavirus: Nigeria desperately looking for test kits, says NCDC

Two COVID-19 patients escape from Borno isolation

Osun records two coronavirus deaths

TUC tells Buhari to consider partial lockdown

What Nigerians must do to defeat COVID-19

Saudi Arabia abolishes death penalty for minors

Minister, NCDC boss meet Buhari over lockdown, Kano deaths

Minister, NCDC DG meet Buhari over lockdown, Kano

El-Rufai extends lockdown by 30 days

Bauchi receives 196 Almajiris from Plateau

Dollar sells for N450 in parallel market

Despite Gencos N200bn fund, gas shortage stalls 23,081MW

The 10 commandments of solid wealth

Ondo rejects expired FG’s palliative rice

BREAKING: COVID-19 spreads to four new states in Nigeria

Suspected Fasoranti daughter’s killer tests positive for COVID-19

Lagos disinfects live bird markets, abattoirs

FIFA clears air on COVID-19 money

COVID-19: PFAs under pressure to release pension fund

Stanbic IBTC gives safety tips to avoid scammers

Abia threatens lockdown saboteurs

Players salaries: NFF, NANPF working on payment, says Babangida

Polaris Bank records N27.8bn profit

Trump’s WHO funding freeze

Two COVID-19 patients flee after testing positive in Borno

Bauchi records three new COVID-19 cases

Lockdown: Health minister, NCDC boss meet Buhari

BREAKING: Kaduna extends lockdown by 30 days

PDP asks Buhari to visit Kano ‘immediately’ over rising deaths

France daily COVID-19 deaths drop to 242

Oyo announces three new COVID-19 cases

UNILAG medical centre shut after exposure to COVID-19 patient

COVID-19: Don’t drink bleach, NCDC warns after Trump’s comments

Nigeria ranks 115th on Press Freedom Index

Canada warns against chloroquine use as coronavirus treatment

May/June 2020 examination not cancelled, says WAEC

Guinea-Bissau records first COVID-19 death

Many celebrities more broke than fans asking for giveaways — Kunle Afod

BREAKING: Osun records two COVID-19 deaths

Those who imported coronavirus should be charged with murder — Prof Agu

Beyond Abba Kyari

COVID-19: 13 Togo returnees arrive in Lagos

We’re in need of extraction kits for more COVID-19 testing – NCDC DG

BREAKING: Another professor dies in Kano

Rainstorm destroys 271 houses in Kaduna

One dies, two injured in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway accident

Lebanon bank bombed amid economic crisis

China seizes over 89 million shoddy face masks

We are being mistaken for COVID-19 patients – Asthmatics

COVID-19: SERAP asks govs to fund healthcare with security votes

BREAKING: Police arrest suspected killers of Kaduna seminarian

[BREAKING] COVID-19: Suspected killer of Fasoranti’s daughter tests positive

Young people do better with coronavirus – Lagos health commissioner

COVID-19: Spain’s daily death toll drops to 288

Spain’s COVID-19 death toll drops to 288

Coronavirus spreads to Abuja, 28 states

COVID-19: Stay at home if you love yourself – Adeboye

Policeman with COVID-19 who came to Ondo from Lagos put our lives at risk – Akeredolu

No evidence COVID-19 survivors can’t be reinfected – WHO

BREAKING: US records 2,494 new coronavirus deaths in 24 hours

17 police officers die of coronavirus in Peru

China seizes over 89 million faulty face masks

Male infertility more difficult to manage — Gynaecologists

Nurses at Ikorodu General Hospital use nylon apron — NANNM

Shortage of PPE, N95 masks exposes us to infection risks —Lagos isolation centre workers

My brother struggled with convulsion after three dialysis, died in my hands — Dzuana, sibling of Benue doctor killed by Lassa fever

Fabric face masks offer least protection, says pathologist

How we’ve been coping with lockdown –Celebs

Imo records index COVID-19 case

We’re pregnant, poor and hungry, we risk anaemia, premature birth — Lagos’ vulnerable women

Budget: FG to retain $30 benchmark despite oil price fall

Will the real Buhari now step forward?

Porous borders, banditry and COVID-19 spread

We’ve taken steps to mitigate COVID-19 impact on capital market — SEC DG

Saturday, April 25, 2020

Stepdad, mum killed boy for ritual in Ogun –Police

Coronavirus: As lockdown ends tomorrow, doctors seek extension

Ondo, Ekiti, Osun, three others get 23 new COVID-19 cases

How hypertensive, diabetic patients brought coronavirus to Lagos hospitals –Medical directors

Lockdown: GSM airtime spending may hit N348.75bn April

Man kills 70-year-old father in Anambra

COVID-19: NYSC, Ekiti varsity donate preventive materials to govt

One killed, two injured in Benue communal clash

Diri threatens to demolish illegal structures in markets

APC, Customs tackle Makinde over plan to return FG’s rice

Obaseki’s Chief of Staff resigns, gov appoints replacement

Despite our plea, FG ignores pensioners in palliative measure — NUP

Oyo, Anambra relax curfew, civil servants resume Monday

Extrajudicial killings: NHRC to send reports to AGF, security agencies after lockdown

Varsity lecturers yet to receive withheld February, March salaries –ASUU

Test laboratories now 15 as Sokoto, Kaduna gets one each

Sanwo-Olu threatens mass burial for unclaimed corpses within two weeks

Kano loses 12 prominent persons in 10 hours

Ondo, Ekiti, Osun, three others get 23 new cases

Why Tinubu, others submitted to COVID-19 tests –Aide

Boko Haram kills five in ex-Borno gov’s convoy

Doctors embark on indefinite strike in Enugu

Truck crushes two women to death on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway

Police rescue woman set ablaze by son in Imo

42 sanitation defaulters prosecuted in Nasarawa

Trophy partners 2Baba to drum support against COVID-19

Our one-month salary donation to COVID-19 fight’ll be deducted in two months – Samuel, Gombe Majority Leader

I built relationships to survive in business — Nwafor

My passion for business made me leave banking — Ekeh

Muslims, Christians must accept our demands for peace to reign –Alade, Oro leader in Ipokia, Ogun

I met my wife through divine arrangement — Dele Adesina, SAN

Canada is like my second home — Okey Bakassi

Govt should penalise private hospitals treating COVID-19 — Oseni

Akwa Ibom nurses, midwives may withdraw services over police harassment –Odu, state nurses’ association chair

I’m making deliberate efforts to be sexy— DJ Nana

Five killed as Boko Haram attacks ex-Borno gov’s convoy 

Lagos discharges six new COVID-19 patients

Arsenal players to resume training next week

France reports 369 more COVID-19 deaths in 24 hours

Ekiti records four new COVID-19 cases

Osun records 12 new coronavirus cases

Most people unaware they have coronavirus – Lagos health commissioner

Police sack two officers for assaulting lady in Osun

UPDATED: Obiano relaxes lockdown, asks churches to resume activities

COVID-19: Nigeria can defy World Bank recession prediction, says NEPAD

South Africans must wear masks after lockdown eases – Minister

COVID-19: Chelsea won’t impose pay cut

BREAKING: Lagos records new COVID-19 death

BREAKING: Lagos records one more COVID-19 death

Kidnapped Plateau traditional ruler regains freedom

Ijaw group warns Akeredolu against suspension of lawmaker

COVID-19: Gombe positive cases rise to 30

Zamfara records first cases as coronavirus spreads

Zimbabwe official charged for insulting president over COVID-19 management

Nigerian-British accuses Benue of wrongful COVID-19 diagnosis

Saudi Arabia abolishes flogging as punishment

Lockdown: Lagos denies biased distribution of relief items

Obaseki’s Chief of Staff resigns

My kidnappers said I was their biggest catch, monitored me for three years –Duguri, Bauchi gov’s brother

Woman dies after two-month dry fasting in Delta

Insurers raise health workers’ compensation, estimate N11bn liabilities

Friday, April 24, 2020

NSCDC arrests motorcyclist for supplying women, foodstuffs to bandits

COVID-19 : I won’t donate like Drogba, Eto’o, says Adebayo

COVID-19: NFF to get $500,000 FIFA relief fund

Joshua a good puncher, says Tyson

Taribo made us pray for hours –Zanetti

Female celebs and their side hustles

COVID-19 pandemic humbled me –Tiwa Savage

What cherished activity have you abandoned due to lockdown?

Dutch top scorer award thrills Dessers

Three ways to prevent unnecessary conflicts during lockdown

COVID-19: Abuja, Lagos hotels close doors to Nigerians returning from abroad

COVID-19: Chinese diplomatic letter confirms PUNCH report, 72 Nigerians tested positive

10 years after, Da Grin lives on

Restrictions: Police arrest 2,449 violators in Abuja, Akwa Ibom, Edo

Restrictions: Police arrest 2, 449 violators in Abuja, A’Ibom, Edo

FG explains why lockdown can’t be relaxed as cases hit 1,095

Police dismiss cops for fighting on Edo road

NAF trains flight nurses in patient evacuation

NJC recommends two judges’ retirement for witholding judgment, falsifying age

Nigeria can develop COVID-19 vaccine, says ASUU

COVID -19: FG should commit same effort, resources towards malaria

APC state chairmen deny interest in new CoS

COVID-19: Oyo to return 1,800 bags of rice donated by FG

Southern Kaduna kicks as bandits kill seven

NUJ demands apology from Ebonyi commissioner

Kano faces COVID-19 community transmission, evacuates more almajiris

Ignore One Million Boys threat, Ogun Police tell residents

Akeredolu sacks absentee aide

Oyetola names Amitolu Amotekun DG

UPDATED: Lagos records 80 new cases, total now 657

Tambuwal bans Ramadan gathering

Man kills neighbour for not allowing him watch movies during lockdown

Alleged killers of Fasoranti’s daughter remanded in prison

My brother’s abductors who killed his son during operation gave me N200,000 share — Suspect who planned brother’s kidnap

Contractors fume over 32-month unpaid salary of OAUTH cleaners, guards

We’re old, poor and hungry, yet we’ve received no cash from FG –Lagos’ vulnerable persons

Towards an easier life

Taxi driver killed by One Million Boys had just been gifted car — Itire/Ikate Community leader

Gov election: Akeredolu and APC’s widening gulf

Police know One Million Boys’ members terrorising us, fail to act — Man in wheelchair whose brother was killed

Animals shouldn’t be treated the way I was battered — Osun housewife assaulted by police

Riot in Argentine prison after confirmed coronavirus case

Leading Saudi activist dies in detention

Coronavirus: Eight latest developments globally

UPDATED: Borno COVID-19 cases rise to 15

COVID-19: FG won’t allow returning Nigerians to self-isolate – Onyeama

BREAKING: Lagos discharges 10 coronavirus patients

Tambuwal signs law prohibiting preachings, public gathering during Ramadan

Veteran Nollywood actor, Yomi Obileye, is dead

Vigilante members sexually assault 21-year-old woman in Rivers

NAF to airlift coronavirus patients 

COVID-19: 900 Britons stranded in Nigeria set to return home

Dutch league becomes first in Europe to end season

COVID-19: NLC opposes use of contributory pension for palliatives

Akeredolu sacks aide who abandoned office to reside overseas

French armed forces buy chloroquine from China as ‘precaution’

Ramaphosa pokes fun at himself after viral face mask fumble

NFL Dolphins select talent of Samoan, Nigerian heritage

Coutinho undergoes ankle surgery

China to FG in diplomatic letter: 72 Nigerians tested positive in Guangzhou

Three female children drown in Ondo river

US coronavirus death toll exceeds 50,000

Covid-19: Court convicts 1,736 lockdown violators in FCT

Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria top COVID-19 cases in West Africa

Premier League players should resist pressure over wage cuts, says Keane

Trump disinfectant remarks taken out of context – White House

COVID-19: Adamawa extends lockdown by 14 days

FIFA to give members $150m of virus relief funds

Chinese biotech firm says coronavirus vaccine protects monkeys

COVID-19: Stop operations now, Kano tells labs, scan centres

Kyari played key role in $300m Abacha loot return —US

COVID-19 vaccine not certain – global alliance Gavi

NJC suspends two judges for falsifying age, failure to deliver judgement

Calls for footballers to wear masks if Bundesliga returns

COVID-19: Britons leaving Nigeria to pay more – High commissioner

Before easing COVID-19 lockdown

Spain sees 367 new coronavirus deaths, lowest daily toll in one month

Experts trash Trump idea of injecting disinfectant to treat virus

Doctors battle to save sight of raped seven-year-old girl

Spain sees 367 new coronavirus deaths, lowest daily toll

Kaduna sets up mobile courts to prosecute lockdown violators

Police detain officers fighting in public

COVID-19: UNIBEN directs compulsory use of face masks

Kano-returnee becomes Plateau index case

BREAKING: Lagos-returnees test positive for coronavirus in Bauchi

BREAKING: Another WHO official, two others test positive for COVID-19 in Bauchi

Pompeo says China may have known of coronavirus in November

Plateau records index case as COVID-19 spreads to Abuja, 26 states

Lagos COVID-19 cases hit 582 with 78 new infections

How Abba Kyari almost became Obasanjo’s Vice-President —Mamman Daura

LASG warns private schools against third term resumption

Balogun reveals ‘crazy’ exchanges with Rohr

Woman arrested over house help’s suspicious death in Lagos

Friends, family demand justice as estate chairman kills footballer

N50bn CBN loans to SMEs, others end 2024

Umahi’s wear-mask or get-flogged order barbaric — Ubani

Police have always released any herdsmen arrested for attacking us –Ondo monarch

So, Geoffrey Onyeama believed the Chinese?

Mob kills man for stealing phone in Delta

Tension as CBN increases exchange rate for cargo imports

Thursday, April 23, 2020

India’s refiner shuns Nigeria’s crude oil in Q1

Malabu scam: US SEC ends probe into Shell, Eni

Nasarawa isolation centre not ready

Oyo confirms first COVID-19 death, cases reach 17

Edo APC’ll elect right candidate –Ize-Iyamu

Fayemi allays post-COVID-19 food shortage fears

Bayelsa Assembly passes N242.187bn 2020 budget

UCTH seeks help to expand isolation centre

Ihedioha’s SSG, Uzodinma’s aide clash on kidnappers lawyer’s claim

Kyari: Biya, others condole with Buhari

Scale up child protection measures, group tells FG

Lagos shortlists 10 firms for Fourth Mainland Bridge

Kano sends 419 Almajiris back to Katsina

Sokoto budgets N500m on Ramadan feeding, blames inflation

Rivers NSCDC arrests suspected oil thieves

Police free Kogi kidnap victim

Plateau arrests 1,607 lockdown offenders

NMA fumes as FG says 40 health workers test positive

S’Court plans online hearing of cases

Adamawa traces 84 contacts of index case

Katsina locks down LG as cases hit 21

‘Adhere to lockdown directives’

22 traders in container arrested at Rivers boundary

FG, envoy meet over Nigerians’ positive cases in China

Buhari, others urge prayers as Ramadan starts today

Umahi life ban on journalists, anti-people, draconian — NBA

Trigger-happy cop shoots, kills policewoman in Rivers

Stay in your state of residence, Ortom warns indigenes

Carry out thorough probe into Ohafia killing –Ikpeazu

Bauchi bans Almajiri school, okada, religious gatherings

We’ve stopped torturing suspects to make confessions — Rivers CP

UNCTAD seeks $3.4tn debt write-off for Nigeria, others

Zamfara boundary restriction violator will be punished — Matawalle

Eliminate wastage, block leakages to unlock funding, say experts

Akinjide, legend in legal practice — Fayemi

Enyeama: I never wanted to attend 2018 World Cup

Suspected herdsmen kill Delta farm manager gateman

Oil crash: LCCI, experts call for adjustment models

Fish, poultry farmers lament losses, solicit govt patronage

COVID-19: South Africa to ease lockdown from May 1

COVID-19: US donates $21.4m to Nigeria

Lockdown: Virtual proceedings to begin soon, says Supreme Court

COVID-19: Experimental drug remdesivir failed in human trial —Reports

Lockdown not effective – Lagos speaker

BREAKING: Ramadan starts Friday in Nigeria – Sultan

COVID-19: NABTEB postpones 2020 May/June certificate exams

COVID-19: Kwara records two new cases, extends lockdown

Bale gives £500,000 to ‘special’ Cardiff hospital

‘Unimaginable human tragedy’ in Europe’s care homes – WHO

Saudi announces Ramadan starts Friday amid virus fears

Brother of ex-presidential hopeful Warren dies from coronavirus

NCDC, WHO redeploys 17 personnel to Kano 

Tottenham midfielder Dier charged by FA for confronting fan in stands

Police communications reveal Canada killing spree chaos

Rolling Stones release new song ‘Living in a Ghost Town’

Mayor demands investigation into Liverpool-Atletico match

NFL star Brady enters wrong house in mix up – report

Qatar presses on with World Cup projects despite coronavirus

Soldiers kill 14 civilians in Mozambique

Spanish govt apologises to children for virus lockdown

Euro 2020 to keep original name despite switch to 2021

Qualification for next Champions League should be ‘on sporting merit’, says UEFA

Madagascar hands out ‘miracle’ coronavirus cure as it lifts lockdown

Pompeo presses China to allow lab inspections amid pandemic

ECOWAS leaders appoint Buhari champion of COVID-19 response 

Twitter to block virus 5G conspiracy theory tweets

UEFA to advance up to 70 million euros to clubs amid financial crisis

WHO warns malaria deaths could double during virus pandemic

COVID-19: Gombe imposes curfew, to return Almajiris to states of origin.

57-year-old police officer dies of coronavirus in Edo

Lockdown: Enugu intercepts 140 travellers

COVID-19: How judiciary bungled opportunity to avert court shutdown

COVID-19: Oyetola orders compulsory use of face masks in public

Oxford University pushing science to the limit in vaccine hunt

Buhari, ECOWAS leaders hold extraordinary summit on COVID-19

Italy begins antibody tests for coronavirus immunity

Virus-hit Iran demands US be held to account for ‘cruel’ sanctions

Northern govs’ uninspiring response to COVID-19 crisis

WADA issues dope testing guidelines amid pandemic

BREAKING: Lebanese who advertised Nigerian woman for sale arrested

BREAKING: Lagos coronavirus death toll rises to 18

Germany donates mobile coronavirus testing labs to Uganda, Rwanda

Greece extends lockdown to May 4

Lebanese kills wife, two brothers, seven others

Premier League matches to return on free-to-air TV

Four killed, houses burnt in Anambra communal clash

Neville set to leave England women’s job in 2021

China pledges $30m to WHO for coronavirus fight

BREAKING: Spain’s coronavirus death toll tops 22,000

Two migrants shot for defying coronavirus quarantine in Greece

CSO kicks as Lagos demolishes houses during lockdown

Oyo confirms first COVID-19 death as cases rise to 17

Coronavirus: Don’t extend lockdown, NLC tells FG

Lebanon to prosecute citizen who put Nigerian woman up for sale on Facebook

Edo zonal deputy CP dies of coronavirus

My family not positive for coronavirus – Ahmed Musa

Umahi under fire as gov slams Govt House journalists with life ban

Imo community strips policeman over alleged homosexuality

Coronavirus’ll cause famine, UN warns Nigeria, others

Mbaka prophesied pandemic in 2015 — Adoration Ministry

Rising inflation signifies tougher times ahead –LCCI, NECA, ASBON

COVID-19: 30 footballers charged to court in Kano

Ministry disowns Nov school resumption date

Bandits kidnap pregnant woman, five others in FCT

Herdsmen have driven us from our village –Ondo community

The harm Kyari did Nigeria

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

This is why the world is afraid of 5G

FAAC allocation rises by N199.36bn to N780bn

Army probes sergeant alleged assault of wife, child

Ondo pastor arraigned for allegedly raping epileptic girl

Why are Nigerians still so poor?

Evacuation: 72 Nigerians, 111 other Africans in China test positive

APC chieftain disagree with Wike on task force

Govs agree on two-week inter-state lockdown, Kano stops tests

Cleric, two others arraigned for protesting maltreatment by Chinese

UNTH doctors abandoned my wife to die, grieving husband alleges

Abductors collected over N50m before my release – Bauchi gov’s brother

Undergraduate commits suicide over SARS harassment

Katsina sends 435 Almajiri returnees to LGS

Abule-Ado explosion: Lagos pays N2.5m to victims’ families

Lagos probes woman’s death during childbirth after PUNCH’s report

Imo diverting LG funds despite NFIU guidelines – NULGE

Rivers identifies new case of COVID-19

Tinubu mourns Anumudu’s death

Flexing e-learning muscle without appropriate technology

Uzodinma appoints retired CP as adviser

Kyari: Prince Charles, Kagame, others condole with Buhari

Kwara begins budget review Friday

Bauchi may slash 2020 budget by 50%

Sule bans commercial motorcycles, tricycles in Nasarawa

Buhari, Atiku, gov hail Emir of Ilorin at 80

Northern govs seek more testing centres, Almajiri ban

ACCI cautions against extension of lockdown

Delta confirms two fresh cases

Coronavirus: US announces additional $270m in foreign assistance

Journalist tests positive for COVID-19 in Adamawa

FG bans inter-state movement of COVID-19 patients

Covid-19: FG to evacuate stranded Nigerian students in Sudan

Save US from coronavirus, not make threats, Iran general tells Trump

Delta records two new COVID-19 cases

BREAKING: FG secures release of 60 Nigerians in Tanzanian prisons

COVID-19: Anambra discharges index case

COVID-19: Ganduje refutes mass burials report, says one death confirmed

Borno records second COVID-19 death

Source of infection in 203 COVID-19 cases unknown —NCDC

Coronavirus spreads in Ukrainian church that rejected confinement

14 killed in DR Congo clashes

Facebook rolls out Messenger Kids to 70 new countries

Three Togo returnees test positive for coronavirus in Ogun

COVID-19: Don’t demand fees from parents, Rivers warns school owners

Morocco police launch app to track lockdown violators

Health workers to be tested for COVID-19 – Minister

Equip us to fight coronavirus, Ogun doctors tell Abiodun

Lockdown: Paystack offers businesses free digital payment solutions

Osinbajo meets IMF, World Bank over economic stimulus

Adamawa records first case of COVID-19

Youths attack PHED worker in Uyo

Ex-rapper, notorious IS suspect arrested in Spain

Nigeria records $434m oil, gas sales in January – NNPC

Spain mayor resigns for drink-driving, attacking police

NCDC warns against local brew offered as COVID-19 vaccine

Trump says US will destroy any Iranian gunboats harassing US ships

COVID-19: My family went through trauma, El-Rufai speaks after recovery

BREAKING: El-Rufai recovers from coronavirus

Minister fined for flouting lockdown order in South Africa

UN warns coronavirus may double number of people facing hunger

Africa’s biggest airline fights for ‘survival’ amid pandemic

Stephen Hawking’s ventilator donated to British hospital

COVID-19: Kaduna discharges fifth patient, confirms three new cases

OPEC daily basket price stands at $14.63 per barrel

Why Kano recorded increased deaths in 72 hours – Residents

What Africa needs to overcome COVID-19 – AfDB

Lockdown: Oyedepo distributes food items in Ogun

Eight babies, toddlers contract coronavirus in Japan

South Africa to enforce lockdown with 73,000 extra troops

COVID-19: Polish, eight other patients recover in Lagos

Germany to start first clinical tests on coronavirus vaccine

IPPIS: Strike continues despite paying withheld salaries, ASUU tells Buhari

COVID-19: Northern govs insist on banning Almajiri system

FG postpones WASSCE, NECO indefinitely

Bandits kill four soldiers in Zamfara

Ramadan: Look for moon in your homes, NSCIA tells Muslims

Obeying lockdown difficult for hungry people –Adegoke

Pastor accuses Lagos hospital of negligence after wife’s death during childbirth

Same family members can’t get cash disbursements – FG

Lagos increases health workers’ hazard allowance to N25,000

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

How to manage male menopause

Stock market loses N152bn on profit-taking

Does Buhari need another CoS like Kyari?

I never planned renaming Imo varsity after Abba Kyari – Uzodinma

Court fines Ekiti pastors N.1m for lockdown violation

125 aircraft, 13 airports for decontamination — Minister

Ebonyi police arrest Vanguard reporter over invasion story

No customer’ll be disconnected, says Ibadan Disco

Atiku urges Nigeria to build strategic crude reserve

BPE donates food items to 1,200 households

Fire breaks out at CBN office in Jos

NITDA calls for innovation in fight against COVID-19

Lebanese advertises Nigerian woman for sale on Facebook

CBN’s N50bn COVID-19 fund disbursement begins Thursday

Inflation rate hits 23-month high at 12.26%

No synergy between FG, states – CLEEN Foundation

Quarantine Gombe visitors in NYSC camp –Assembly

Pathologists warn against COVID-19 community spread

50 Ebonyi youths arrested, 37 motorcycles impounded

Jumat: Police arrest 18 in Kano

Nasarawa to quarantine 43 Lagos returnees

Two siblings, five others die in Lagos, Ogun crashes

Hit-and-run driver knocks down journalist in Delta

Akeredolu orders probe into alleged herdsmen attack

12 coronavirus-free states in Nigeria

COVID-19: Kano surge worries FG, Ganduje begs for help

Buhari writes Borno gov, monarchs, eulogises Kyari

Ekiti doctor tests positive

Akeredolu releases 26 inmates

FG denies five govs flight approvals over lockdown

Falana seeks release of El-Zakzaky, wife

Governors responding with all capacities, NGF Chairman

Lagos records 59 new COVID-19 cases, total now 430

Two policemen killed at Atiku’s factory in Adamawa

Our jet killed bandits in Niger, says military

Five test positive in Gombe

Kano considers lockdown extension, Katsina tries violators

Akinjide dies at 88, Buhari, Obasanjo, Jonathan, govs, others mourn

Akwa Ibom CP decries abuse of lockdown passes

Abia quarantines doctors, patients, closes hospital

Don’t eat fishes washed ashore, Bayelsa warns residents

Sokoto begins contact tracing as NMA chairman tests positive

Police arrest Vanguard reporter over Ebonyi invasion story

We won’t allow COVID-19 in Lagos correctional centres –Controller

Police arrest 30 footballers for defying lockdown in Kano

Ooni to donate N144m fumigator to 36 states

IPPIS: Buhari orders payment of withheld lecturers’ salaries

South Africa president unveils $26bn Coronavirus relief plan

Cameroon admits army role in killing of 13 civilians

Appeal Court affirms Wada as Kogi PDP governorship candidate

Edo speaker shares experience after surviving COVID-19

South Africa president unveils $26bn coronavirus relief plan

Rapid Response teams sent to Kano over surge in coronavirus cases – Task force

UPDATED: Another WHO official in Bauchi tests positive for COVID-19

OPEC ministers, allies meet on oil market situation

IG probes Abia killing, redeploys police commissioner

Killing: IG redeploys Abia CP, probes Arunsi’s death

Research on local remedy for COVID-19 ongoing -NUAHP

BREAKING: Same family members can’t benefit from condition cash transfer – FG

WAEC, NECO candidates to know fate after lockdown — Minister

COVID-19: Ebonyi nabs 50 protesting youths, impounds 37 motorcycles

Two die in Lagos-Ibadan Expressway accident

BREAKING: Lagos discharges nine more coronavirus patients

Doctor tests positive for COVID-19 in Ekiti

I never said Imo varsity will be renamed after Kyari- Uzodinma

Unpaid doctors yet to register on IPPIS – LUTH

COVID-19: Tottenham’s stars Aurier, Sissoko flout social distance guidelines

Lockdown: Report fraud in FG’s cash transfer, ICPC tells Nigerians

COVID-19: Lagos increases health workers hazard allowance to N25,000

Over 60 coronavirus cases recorded in Morocco jail

Barcelona offer Camp Nou naming rights in coronavirus fundraiser

Crystal Palace claim to be world’s oldest professional club

Buhari’s bodyguard dies

Amnesty warns Premier League over Newcastle takeover

UPDATED: Fire guts CBN office in Jos

BREAKING: Fire guts CBN office in Jos

Saudi says closely monitoring oil markets, ready to act

EU supports UN with €1.2m for COVID-19 response in Nigeria

Half of world’s locked-down pupils lack computer – UN

Dutch court permits euthanasia on request for severe dementia cases

BREAKING: Four dead as car rams into commuters in Lagos

Lockdown: 18 women killed in Argentina as domestic violence rises in Latin America

Globe Motors chairman, Anumudu, dies at 68

COVID-19: Hold Ramadan lectures online, NSCIA tells Muslims

[BREAKING] COVID-19: NSCIA suspends all Ramadan gatherings

Indonesia’s Aceh holds public floggings despite virus fears

Akinjide, a fervent believer in rule of law – Afe Babalola

China to ease entry ban on foreigners 

Coronavirus could double number facing acute hunger – UN

Buhari mourns ex-AGF, Akinjide 

Lagos records two COVID-19 deaths

Security agents, deadlier than COVID-19

Afenifere, Adegboruwa mourn ex-AGF Akinjide

FG unfair to 2015 AfroBasket winners – Oyedeji

We could die of hunger – Malawians resist lockdown

Queen Elizabeth II marks 94th birthday with no fanfare

BREAKING: Inflation rate hits 12.26% in March, says NBS

BREAKING: Global coronavirus deaths top 170,000

Global oil price benchmark slumps to $19

Supreme Court judges drop to 12, COVID-19 delay replacements

COVID-19: Ondo enforces wearing of face masks Apr 24

No new coronavirus case in 24 hours – Lagos health commissioner

Baseball back as professional sport returns in South Korea

Coronavirus: Oxford dictionary adds new words, lists keywords searched

Families sue helicopter firm in Kobe Bryant crash

BREAKING: India returnee dies of coronavirus in Lagos

Power generation falls to 3,757MW, six plants idle

We’ll pay Nigerian Airways workers soon, FG promises again

Coronavirus: Trump to suspend immigration into US 

Fuel spills as NNPC tanker falls

BREAKING: Ex-AGF, Richard Akinjide, is dead

Coronavirus spreads to Gombe, Sokoto, Abia

Social distancing: Family holds combined prayers for Kyari

COVID-19: Insurers set to pay N3m on deceased doctor

Brent crude crashes to $25, US oil falls below $1

AfDB suspends Nigerian-based Chinese firm for fraud

Rivers communities cry out over sudden death of fishes

Emir of Ilorin cancels 80th birthday celebration

Private sector plans to fund 400,000 test kits

After N810bn gain, stock market records marginal loss

Abuja isolation centre expanded to 300 beds

Monday, April 20, 2020

Passengers lament as robbers attack boat in Bayelsa

‘AKTH test centre has received 300 samples since inception’

We’ve not received cash transfer from FG –Abia

EPL: Musa, Akinbiyi included in worst players’ list

MultiChoice rewards customers for staying connected

Tech start-ups thrive as demand for online services rises

UNICEF, IHS support Nigeria’s COVID-19 pandemic response

Experts predict IT spending decline, rising investment in cloud

Tension as youths protest hoodlums attacks in Lagos

Residents flee as herdsmen allegedly sack Ondo community

LAGESC to shut markets violating social distancing rule

Suspected kidnappers’ hideout uncovered in Lagos

Missing pot violence claims four lives in FCT

Benue community demands apology, compensation over NAF attack

ALGON warns Makinde against inaugurating caretaker committees

AbdulRasaq orders wards to form teams against COVID-19

Kano records 23 new COVID-19 cases, total now 59

Suspended Ogun PDP chair not interested in peace — Kashamu

Benue raises panel to monitor boundary with Cameroon

Buhari hails Bayelsa monarch at 95

Tambuwal orders arrest of adamant indigene with infected son

Police arrest 61 Lagos returnees for quarantine in Zamfara

Mobile court convicts 20 for FCT lockdown violation

S’Court judges drop to 12, COVID-19 delay replacements

Rivers unseals Caverton Helicopters business premises

Ayade appoints 427 new aides

Suspected herdsmen behead one in Benue fresh attack

35 Kwara lockdown violators sentenced to two-week community service

137 test negative for coronavirus in Bayelsa

COVID-19 spreads to Abia, infects two

Kyari: COVID-19 corpses not infectious, says task force

Edo provides life insurance, allowances for 4,200 health workers

Borno begins 14-day lockdown

Coronavirus pandemic and education

Radical overhauling of health sector

FG’s tokenism won’t solve varsity problems –ASUU

IPOB condemns alleged killings of 20 residents

Sokoto records first coronavirus case

Borno traces 99 index case contacts, to decongest IDP camp

El-Rufai, not in intensive care — CoS

No Ramadan lectures, mosque gatherings, Sultan warns

FG extends airports closure by two weeks

The rich must learn from COVID-19 — Air Peace boss

Passenger coughs, dies at checkpoint in Osun/Oyo boundary

Bandits’ attacks heralded by helicopter hovering, say Niger youths

BREAKING: Nigeria records 38 new coronavirus cases, total now 665

Glut sends oil prices negative, Wall Street down

Tanzania’s confirmed COVID-19 cases rise to 254

COVID-19: France becomes fourth country to record 20,000 deaths 

BREAKING: Abia records two coronavirus cases

Zulum orders lockdown of Borno after index case death

COVID-19: Evacuation of Nigerians abroad starts next week – Onyeama

Arsenal players, Arteta agree on coronavirus pay cut

Bundesliga to resume behind closed doors May 9

COVID-19: We didn’t hide anything from US – WHO

Full list: 16 countries move to ease lockdown measures

Nadal frustrated by tennis lockdown

I’m not in ICU, El-Rufai speaks from isolation

Britain defends COVID-19 lockdown amid fears of ‘second peak’

Turkey orders four-day curfew in major cities

We’ll pay workers of Nigeria Airways soon – FG

We arrested BUA workers for violating lockdown order – Wike

Arsenal cut players, coaching staff salaries by 12.5%

COVID-19: We are increasing health workers salaries, says Sanwo-Olu

JAMB releases 2019 provisional admission list

[BREAKING] COVID-19: FG extends airport closure by two weeks

BREAKING: Lagos to enforce wearing of face masks

Italy says current virus cases fall for the first time

Border closure: Wike to replace police, others with task force

Lokomotiv Moscow’s Samokhvalov dies during lockdown training

Harry, Meghan blacklist UK tabloids over ‘distorted’ stories

BREAKING: UCH resident doctors’ president tests positive for COVID-19

At least 18 killed in Canada mass shooting – Trudeau

COVID-19: It’s not safe outside, stay at home – Asisat Oshoala

US oil price drops to $10 per barrel as coronavirus hits demand

‘Ghost games’ only option for Bundesliga return – German FA chief

Seven teenagers found dead in Ethiopian church

Edo discharges index COVID-19 patient 

[BREAKING] COVID-19: Ondo discharges index case

COVID-19: We’re awaiting FG’s palliatives, says Plateau govt

China rejects call for probe into coronavirus response

China’s transparency on COVID-19 origin better for all – Merkel

Facebook-powered virus ‘heat map’ unveiled

We have app for checking COVID-19, says Yahaya Bello

Brighton’s stadium to become coronavirus testing centre

Virgin Atlantic may fold without state help – Branson

Tottenham’s Son begins three-week military training

Report highlights growing concern of depression among footballers

COVID-19: Merkel anxious as Germany begins opening up

UEFA president Ceferin said leagues ready to play behind closed doors

Maguire confident Man Utd on course to compete for titles again

Active COVID-19 cases in Lagos drop to 262

No approved vaccine yet in Nigeria for COVID-19- WHO

I was misunderstood over comment on Abba Kyari – Ex-Kano commissioner

Lockdown: Truck crashes into fence near Otedola bridge

COVID-19: Jack Ma donates 500,000 test kits, 300 ventilators to Nigeria, others

Ramadan: Wait for crescent, MUSWEN tells Muslims

21 dead as coronavirus spreads to 21 states, Abuja

CAF postpones inter-clubs finals

SON conducts quality inspection on face mask factory

Coronavirus exposes weaknesses in health systems – G20

Kano deports Almajiris as coronavirus cases hit 36

Petrol subsidy removal, a game-changer — LCCI

What does a Chief of Staff really do?

Hotel guests in Rivers must wear face masks –FTAN

NBA star Dinwiddie acquires Nigerian passport

Nigeria, others need $114bn to fight COVID-19, says IMF

Joshua shortlists six fighters he wants to face

Fix hospitals to honour Kyari, Falana tells Buhari

FG spends N1.96tn on JV oil assets

Sunday, April 19, 2020

Extend financial intervention to other states, PDP tells Buhari

SERAP threatens lawsuit over proposed health, education budget cuts

We killed 105 Boko Haram fighters in Yobe –Army

N’Delta leaders condemn smear campaign against Monguno

Oba Tejuoso urges FG to declare national prayer day

Treat COVID-19 patients at isolation centres, NMA warns

Lagos to pay Abule-Ado explosion victims’ families

Confusion over alleged killing of man by Lagos hoodlums

Community leaders must monitor vigilantes’ activities – CP

Group seeks probe of Delta tricycle rider’s killing

Ebonyi killing: LG boss disagrees with NHRC, commissioner

17 escape death as truck rams into 10 vehicles

Suspected killers of naval officer arrested in C’River

10 killed, 45 injured in Zamfara road crash

How to ensure Nigeria’s economic diversification, self-reliance

COVID-19: Still without a definite cure

Lockdown and rising lawlessness

Ex-Transcorp boss expresses interest in Anambra gov race

Oyo slashes Assembly’s allocation by 30%

Tambuwal releases 29 inmates, pardons two civil servants

Presidency bars ministers, other Kyari’s burial attendees from Villa

Abia apprehends, quarantines fleeing Covid-19 suspect

Obaseki, Ashafa mourn Abba Kyari, commiserate with Buhari

President condemns bandits’ killings in Katsina

Ganduje converts Buhari hospital to isolation centre

Police to prosecute PUNCH driver for flouting Ekiti lockdown

BREAKING: Akwa Ibom, Borno record first COVID-19 deaths

Umahi declares curfew in Ebonyi

We’ve started return journey to recovery, says Adeboye

Oyetola frees 34 prisoners

Bayelsa imposes five-day dusk-to-dawn curfew

1.8 million Nigerian IDPs face risk — UN

Buhari should provide good health care –Afenifere

[BREAKING] COVID-19: Lagos records 70 new cases in one day

Bandits kill 47 villagers in Katsina multiple attacks

The reign of Abba Kyari

Osun condemns police assault on resident

Pharmacists donate 10,000 gloves, sanitisers to Ondo

Panic as Borno nurse dies of suspected coronavirus

Hotel guests in Rivers must wear facemasks –FTAN

When lockdown hits sports betting, viewing centres

Rape threat: 67 women groups want El-Rufai’s son prosecuted

No COVID-19 case in three LGs – Lagos health commissioner

BREAKING: Davido’s fiancee, Chioma, recovers from COVID-19

I should have scored more goals – Rooney

COVID-19: Oyo discharges two patients

Buhari condemns fresh Katsina killings

Buhari’s greatest tribute to Kyari should be fixing public hospitals – Falana

Zimbabwe extends COVID-19 lockdown by two weeks

PENGASSAN suspends planned strike after release of Exxonmobil staff

PENGASSAN suspends planned strike after release of Exxonmobile staff

IMF approves $1.4 billion in coronavirus aid to Pakistan

‘Over 30 studies on COVID-19 treatment ongoing in France’

It has been a learning curve, says Funke Akindele in new video

Gunmen attack, intimidation mar Mali election runoff

How COVID-19 patients died on way to hospital – Lagos health commissioner

COVID-19: Obaseki imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew on Edo

UPDATED: WHO staff tests positive for coronavirus in Bauchi

No country can fight COVID-19 alone —NCDC

68-year-old woman gives birth to twins in Lagos

We are awaiting COVID-19 test result of dead nurse – Borno

Bandits kill 47 in Katsina communities

COVID-19: Pray at home during Ramadan, Saudi tells Muslims

Lagos yet to reach COVID-19 peak – Health commissioner

COVID-19: SERAP to sue FG, NASS over proposed health, education budget cut

COVID-19: Bayelsa imposes dusk-to-dawn curfew for five days

10 die in Zamfara road crash

Don’t go near COVID-19 patients without protective kits, NMA warns doctors

Abba Kyari was my best man, godfather to my son —Geoffrey Onyeama

UCH chairman tests negative for coronavirus

UCH chairman tests negative after second attempt

Coronavirus: Over 160,000 dead as cornfirmed cases hit two million globally

Envoys threaten retaliation against Chinese nationals in Africa

83-year-old woman dies of COVID-19 in Lagos

BREAKING: 83-year-old woman dies of COVID-19 in Lagos

BREAKING: 83-year-old woman dies of COVID-19 in Lagos, total deaths now 14

BREAKING: Lagos announces COVID-19 test centres in 20 LGs

Kyari: Nothing unusual asking officials to stay away from Villa – Presidency

COVID-19: Shun foreign trips after lockdown – Adeboye

COVID-19: Ekiti may extend lockdown, says Fayemi

COVID-19: Umahi imposes curfew on Ebonyi

Put religious leaders in COVID-19 committees, says Adeboye

BREAKING: Rivers releases 22 ExxonMobil workers

Gunmen kill civil defence officer in Benue

Police arrest officers for assaulting lady in Osun

Hundreds protest against coronavirus lockdown in US

PENGASSAN orders strike over arrest of ExxonMobil staff

COVID-19: Panama holds 1,700 migrants in jungle

COVID-19: Europe records over 100,000 deaths

UCH doctor tests positive for coronavirus

Coronavirus’ll force ruling class to see rot in health sector –Obi, Reps health committee chair

No evidence of FG’s cash transfer to my constituents –Fadeyi, Oyo Assembly Deputy Speaker

We’ve developed ventilator, other gadgets to reduce doctors’ risk of contracting COVID-19 — Bala, Bauchi varsity lecturer who led innovation team

Fake test kits, inferior drugs, low-grade PPEs make winning COVID-19 war difficult —Report

Give us three-month zero tariff on essential drugs, pharmaceutical importers urge FG

Against Sanwo-Olu’s order, Alimosho, Ikorodu general hospitals charge us for treatment —Patients

Nigerian capital market loses N2.51tn in seven weeks

God can still give me song bigger than Shayo –Bigiano

Kyari didn’t allow public perception affect his loyalty to Buhari –NGF

Saturday, April 18, 2020

Kyari’s secret COVID-19 treatment, disregard for transparency

APC govt using ghost beneficiaries to siphon funds — PDP

Coronavirus: Quarantine attendees of Kyari’s burial, experts tell FG

FG, private hospitals disagree over COVID-19 treatment

Lockdown nightmare: Armed gangsters invaded our homes with POS, collected phones, cash — Victims of Lagos, Ogun robberies

OAU researching into natural products that could cure COVID-19 — Prof Ogunbodede, VC

Lockdown: Consumers groan as prices of garri, bread, others soar

Suspected herdsmen kidnap Anglican priest in Delta

Protesters burn patrol vans, barracks as drunken policeman kills resident

Osinbajo, wife, Aisha condole with Kyari’s family

Obasanjo, Gowon, Jonathan, Abdulsalami, Atiku, Tinubu, others mourn Kyari

Lawan, Gbajabiamila, Anyim extol Kyari’s virtues

Monarch, councillor arrested over murder of missing naval officer

Gunmen kidnap Edo commissioner, kill orderly

Dump refuse here and die! Lagosians tackle infection risks with psychological warfare

Ogun FRSC seizes 70 vehicles over lockdown order violation

Likely successors of Kyari as Chief of Staff

CCT opposes N’Assembly on payment methods to beneficiaries

COVID – 19: FG using hunger as weapon of war against us –ASUU

Polaris Bank restates commitment to service delivery

Experts disagree on Tinubu’s call for increased deficit limit

COVID-19: FG plans timetable, exams for radio, TV school classes

Military jets destroy B’Haram logistics camp, fighters in Borno

Insecurity: NAF deploys attack helicopters in Plateau, Nasarawa

Police fail to provide masks, sanitisers for officers enforcing lockdown

44 suspected Boko Haram members found dead in Chad prison

Our family is important to us — Pat and Ifeoma Utomi

Covid-19: Turning adversity into opportunity

Entrepreneurs have to be stubborn to handle stress — Enyie

Clients more comfortable with company with integrity — Nola

Poverty, weak enforcement fuelling disregard for lockdown — Afolabi-Akiyode

Hoodlums ransack Dugbe market for goods after fire incident

Kyari: Exit of strong man behind the throne

Politicians can’t be trusted to protect Nigerians’ interest — Oladapo

NASS jumbo pay not same as salary — Former NASS clerk

Rant Here

Health workers treating COVID-19 patients need incentives, insurance — Adebiyi, Rivers NMA chair

BREAKING: Nigeria records 19 deaths as coronavirus cases hit 542

Full list: Lagos, Abuja, Kano top COVID-19 cases in Nigeria

US extends travel restrictions through June 30

Group threatens to sue FG, Kyari family over ex-CoS’ burial

COVID-19: Participants at Kyari’s burial in isolation – FCTA

CAF postpones Champions League, Confed Cup finals

44 Boko Haram members found dead in prison

Kyari died at First Cardiology Consultants – Lagos health commissioner

Coronavirus: US evacuates 340 Americans from Nigeria

[PHOTOS] COVID-19: 340 Americans evacuated from Nigeria to US

Man carelessly disposes COVID-19 PPE after Kyari’s burial

Abba Kyari was loyal to me for 42 years- Buhari

Fire razes over 50 shanties in Ajegunle

Abba Kyari was opposed to corrupt elements- Buhari

I was only preparing ‘nkwobi’, says Lagos bar owner nabbed for defying lockdown

COVID-19 patient discharged in Osun

348 males, 145 females tested positive for coronavirus – NCDC

BREAKING: Pregnant health worker tests positive for COVID-19 in Ekiti

BREAKING: Bauchi discharges one coronavirus patient

Seven ways to avoid depression during lockdown

UPDATED: Ganduje sacks Kano commissioner for celebrating Kyari’s death

Buhari’s aide slams Kano commissioner for celebrating Kyari’s death

Kyari’s death must not be in vain – Tinubu

VIPs shun social distancing at Kyari’s funeral

Coping with a ‘difficult’ spouse during lockdown

How kidnappers tricked me, stole my two children –Janet

One Million Boys: We’ve joined forces with soldiers, others – Lagos police

Lockdown: Policemen flog lady on her way to buy drugs in Osun

Aisha Buhari sympathises with Abba Kyari’s wife

INEC mourns as Guinea electoral chair dies of coronavirus

Five women, children die as thousands rush for N5,000, clothes in Borno

Kyari’s death: Fight against COVID-19 must be collective – Obasanjo

Abba Kyari’s death, a call for united action against COVID-19 —APC govs

Nigerian priest leaves German parish over death threats

Abba Kyari, rallying point for entire workforce —Presidency 

Queen Elizabeth foregoes birthday gun salute over COVID-19

BREAKING: Lagos records three COVID-19 deaths, total now 13

PHOTOS: Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, buried in Abuja

BREAKING: Abba Kyari buried in Abuja

Abba Kyari: Avoid mass gatherings, NCDC warns Nigerians

Abba Kyari: Presidency rules out condolence visits

Three die of coronavirus in Lagos

Abba Kyari’s body arrives Abuja

APC mourns Abba Kyari

BREAKING: Abba Kyari to be buried today

Jonathan, Atiku, Lawan, others mourn Abba Kyari

Abba Kyari’s death saddening, says Ekweremadu

Boy dies as hoodlums attack Ondo ex-monarch home

Edo, Ondo, Ebonyi lead as Lassa fever cases hit 973

Lockdown is opportunity for ladies to satisfy their men –Maheeda

We’ve tested 7,153 for COVID-19 –NCDC

Friday, April 17, 2020

Contributions into private COVID-19 funds hit N25.89bn

Coronavirus: Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, dies as cases hit 493

Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Kyari, dies of coronavirus

COVID-19: South-West govs agree on joint border closures

IG redeploys River CP after arrest of 22 Exxonmobil workers

Enyeama eyes South Africa move

I fund my kids’ education with money made from stealing bags of rice –Suspected leader of gang who loots shops

Lagos sex workers slash rates to attract customers despite lockdown

I don’t believe heaven, hell exist — Berkhout, 90-year-old Dutchman who has spent 54 years in Nigeria

Sacking, jailing OAU sex-for-marks lecturer enough punishment –Osagie, victim

I will choose Olympic gold ahead of $10m – Brume

I don’t want to be a coach – Yakubu

BREAKING: Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, is dead

Leeds legend Hunter dies of coronavirus

Divorce suit: I don’t want to tarnish Okagbare’s image, says husband

Qatar reports three new virus cases at World Cup sites

Nobody can be trusted –Daughter of Ibadan woman evangelist killed by painter

My 24-hour experience in the hands of kidnappers –10-year-old boy

We beg for compensation for it’s tough enduring pains of property loss, lockdown–Victims of Ondo explosion

I’ve asked God for three things concerning my missing two-year-old –Pastor whose children were kidnapped

Atiku, woman group mourn Borno IDPs

FG to evacuate Nigerians in China over maltreatment

Ecobank donates relief materials to Osun

Six die, five injured in Katsina road accident

Troops kill five bandits, rescue 25 abductees in Zamfara, Nasarawa

AbdulRazaq signs 175 C of Os

INEC probes fire incident, says key documents safe

Curfew: Task force ‘arrests’ airman, corpse in Ondo

I started my acting career by running errands at movie locations –Ijebu

Girls, most men are looking for virgins as wives

BREAKING: Lagos records 32 new COVID-19 infections, total now 283

Why I sacked health minister amid COVID-19 crisis – Brazilian President

BREAKING: Nigeria’s COVID-19 deaths rise to 17

Motorists, others who defy lockdown order to pay fine, do community service- FRSC

BREAKING: Kwara records five new coronavirus cases

Lebanese protest despite coronavirus lockdown

BREAKING: 17 dead as Nigeria’s coronavirus cases jump to 493

S’West govs dissolve O’dua investment board

Coronavirus deaths across Africa hit 1,000

Fire guts building in Lagos

Fire guts building in Ikoyi, Victoria Island

COVID-19: Zaria Imam sacked for refusal to lead congregational prayers

BREAKING: Three Kano task force members test positive for COVID-19

BREAKING: IG redeploys Rivers police commissioner

Lockdown: Fleeing driver knocks down civil defence officer to evade arrest

Lockdown: Commercial driver hits civil defence officer to escape arrest

14 die in Kano auto crash

Nine crashes recorded in Lagos, Ogun despite lockdown – FRSC

Russia coronavirus cases top 32,000

Lockdown: 4.5bn people stay at home globally

AU seeks debt relief for Nigeria

UPDATE: Nothing sensitive was destroyed in fire – INEC

COVID-19: Rivers arrests 22 ExxonMobil workers for violating restriction order

Federal High Court designates judges to sit during lockdown

COVID-19: UK hospital death toll rises to 14,576

COVID-19: Remain where you are, Plateau urges citizens

PHOTOS: Fire guts INEC office in Abuja

Five COVID-19 patients discharged in Edo

Malians head to polls despite coronavirus

Premier League debate how to finish season

Six die in Katsina road accident

300,000 may die of COVID-19 in Africa —UNECA

COVID-19: Rivers detains 21 oil workers – PENGASSAN

Over 6,000 tested for COVID-19 in Nigeria – NCDC

CAF pays tribute to ‘98 Falcons

Emir of Daura loses wife

COVID-19: You’ll come out strong, Adeboye prays for frontline workers

COVID-19: Lagos discharges five patients

BREAKING: Fire guts INEC office in Abuja

Mother dies of coronavirus after childbirth

COVID-19: Masari locks down another Katsina council, shuts major markets

UN releases test kits for Nigeria

Sokoto jacks up health workers’ hazard allowance

Belgium coronavirus death toll passes 5,000

[PHOTOS] COVID-19: Singapore to use cruise ship as isolation centre

Coronavirus: Singapore invents disinfecting robot

Norway launches coronavirus tracker app

COVID-19: My father’s many chest infections gave me concern – Prince William

COVID-19: Akwa Ibom extends lockdown by one week

Appeal Court dismisses suits seeking to nullify Bayelsa, Kogi gov elections

China denies cover-up in coronavirus outbreak

COVID-19: Enugu discharges second patient

Lockdown: Falana writes NHRC, says 21 persons killed by security agents

COVID-19: Soyinka, others ask Africa to reduce dependence

COVID-19 cases crossing state boundaries, FG laments

Lagos-Ibadan rail project 90% complete, says FG

Coronavirus and a tale of two health sectors

Don’t expect crude demand recovery before July, says OPEC

Two of 210 contacts tested positive for coronavirus in Ogun

No employee contracted COVID-19 – Chevron

Thursday, April 16, 2020

US coronavirus death toll passes 32,000

WAEC mulls online tutorials, to release WASSCE timetable soon

Ekiti circulates photos of convicted rapists

Coronavirus: WHO goofs, Tozali TV rescues

Lockdown: Stock market gains N28bn in two weeks

Osun’ll discontinue trial of Facebook user –Attorney General

Free electricity, mere propaganda, says TCN

Gencos, Discos deny knowledge of FG’s N200bn payment

Police arrest Ogun women for cursing Abiodun, others

VIPs, hospitals’ disregard for NCDC rules worries govt

Fasoranti’s daughter: Police arrest four suspected killers, hunt others

Infrastructure deficit, forex pressure may worsen inflation — Emefiele

Man nabbed for brutalising lady who rejected sexual advances

142 hoodlums arraigned for Ogun unrest, murder, robbery

No sufficient isolation centres for Nigerians awaiting evacuation — Onyeama

Single mother dies while procuring abortion from quack

Abducted Oyo monarch’s wife, daughter regain freedom

Zamfara gang leader nabbed for terrorising own community

Osinbajo panel plans stimulus for imminent recession

Indian hemp dealer’s killers arrested in Delta

Scrap subsidy, sell refineries now

Nasarawa warns officials against diverting palliatives

Govs pledge support for businesses during lockdown

Abia CP warns policemen to shun bribery

COVID-19 will spread to more states –NCDC

We’ve arrested bribe-taking policemen –Rivers command

Enugu discharges one of two patients

Fire kills 14, injures 15 at Borno IDP camp

BREAKING: 10 dead as Lagos coronavirus cases pass 250

‘First Blood’ actor, Brian Dennehy, is dead

BREAKING: Nigeria records 35 new coronavirus cases, total now 442

Marketers seek law to stop FG fixing fuel price

Brazil health minister sacked amid coronavirus crisis

Fire kills 14 at Borno IDPs camp

COVID-19: Nigeria gets fresh medical supplies from UN

Tunisia arrests two for trying to infect police with coronavirus

Maryam Sanda not granted pardon – NCoS

BREAKING: Scuffle as COVID-19 patient attempts escape from Kaduna isolation centre

COVID-19: Police arrest 33 minors for violating social distancing in Ebonyi

19 persons die of Lassa fever in Bauchi

Police arrest four suspects over Olakunri’s killing

BREAKING: Five-year-old dies, properties destroyed in Bauchi market fire

COVID-19: Celine Dion salutes frontline workers

Coronavirus: Ilaro Poly produces ventilator

BREAKING: Lagos records three new deaths from coronavirus

COVID-19: Northern Nigeria remains high risk, says Gates Foundation

Bauchi discharges three COVID-19 patients

People spreading rumours about One Million Boys —DIG

WHO gives six conditions for ending COVID-19 lockdown

OPEC says oil market undergoing ‘historic shock’

Italy investigates suspicious care-home deaths

Nollywood actor Rasheed Abu slumps, dies

Ken Saro-Wiwa’s son dies of coronavirus in UK

BREAKING: Lagos discharges 16 coronavirus patients

Bilbao become latest Spanish club to apply player pay cuts

90 persons test negative for COVID-19 in FCT

Facebook steps up fight against virus fakery

COVID-19 will reach almost every state in Nigeria —NCDC

Russia, US should help each other during pandemic – Kremlin

Saudi executes Yemeni over Spanish theatre group stabbing

Women’s football faces ‘almost existential threat’, report says

COVID-19: Kano index case hid travel history, attended parties — Doctor

I’ve not received any treatment, says Abuja COVID-19 patient

Two COVID-19 patients discharged in Kwara

10 African countries have no ventilators – CDC

African health officials race to fill virus test gap

Senegal extends flight ban until May 31

Why Nigeria didn’t benefit from IMF’s debt relief – Minister

Europe still epicentre of coronavirus – WHO

Coronavirus: 63 inmates get amnesty in Plateau

UK to extend lockdown as coronavirus deaths near 13,000

What does Boss Mustapha know?

COVID-19: Pregnant nurse, 26 health workers die in UK hospitals

Why I rejected Arsenal, Barca, Juve – Osimhen

FG pays N200bn to offset Gencos’ gas bill

Katsina, highest recipient of conditional cash disbursements

Interpol foils Nigeria-linked €1.5m face mask fraud

Niger turns back trailer-load of Lagos returnees

Security agencies killed 18 during lockdown –NHRC

Northern groups oppose govs’ request for COVID-19 fund

COVID-19 not China-made, we can’t be killing ourselves –CCECC boss

Samples: Lagos creates 20 centres, FCT combs residents’ houses

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

FG to auction N60bn April bonds

COVID-19: Nigeria, South Africa, others lose $4.2bn, says IMF

Oil firms’ N4.58tn loan repayment under threat – Investigation

GTBank extends SME loan repayment by 90 days

FBN Holdings to sell 65% insurance business

Stock market sustains uptrend, investors gain N344bn

COVID-19: Nigeria, S’Africa, others lose $4.2bn, says IMF

Ebonyi grandmother pours pepper into maid’s genitals, eyes

Heritage Bank celebrates health workers

Lockdown: One dies as hoodlums attack Lagos communities

Infidelity: Husband bathes wife with pepper-laced hot water

Bribe-seeking Abia NSCDC officer shoots dead commercial driver

Imo police rescue kidnapped victim, arrest suspect

Four Benue men arraigned for killing Ekiti chief

50-year-old Kogi woman hacked to death

Two suspected cattle thieves nabbed in Niger

Delta mob set man caught with gun ablaze

APC warns vigilance groups against lawlessness

Kwara constitutes team on prerogative of mercy

Buhari lauds ex-UN envoy, Clark, at 90

FG condemns lockdown resistance

We’ve not discussed Edo, Ondo gov polls’ postponement –INEC

Pay our March stipends, N-Power beneficiaries beg FG

Assault: Chinese envoy submits probe report to Gbajabiamila

Speaker condemns killings of 18 people in Taraba

Ortom reinstates sacked resident doctors

Pregnant woman, eight others killed in fresh Plateau attack

Foreigners with valid pass to get extensions — FG

14 more days of ‘hunger down’

CAN declares one week daily prayers against COVID-19

Kwara lockdown violators to sweep court premises

Aggrieved Chinese firm’s workers vandalise, burn company’s vehicles

Police probe alleged N69m diversion by Kogi ex-commissioner

Departing Britons to pay N242,000 for airfare — Envoy

I volunteer to donate my blood for COVID-19 research –Makinde

Ayade approves N30,000 monthly salary for 8,000 youths

N’Assembly to reconvene over budget, N500bn COVID-19 fund

Aisha Buhari’s aide gives tips for surviving lockdown

IG vows to sanction transporters embarking on night trips

Oyo traders defy lockdown as fire guts Dugbe market

I’ve not recovered from COVID-19 — El-Rufai

BREAKING: 12 dead as Nigeria’s coronavirus cases rise to 407

COVID-19: Medical supplies for Nigeria, others leave Addis Ababa

Police investigate sale of COVID-19 tags in Abuja

Lockdown: NSCDC officer who allegedly killed bus driver arrested

Ebonyi APC spokesman arraigned for alleged falsehood

Sanwo-Olu deserves commendation on COVID-19 handling, says CRPP

US funding freeze blows hole in WHO budget

Gunmen attack Plateau village, kill nine

BREAKING: Doctor treating COVID-19 patient dies in Lagos

Interpol foils €1.5m face masks fraud traced to Nigeria

Interpol exposes €1.5m face masks fraud traced to Nigeria

COVID-19: Pay relief funds to households through BVN, Tinubu tells FG

COVID-19: Africa should not be the guinea pig

I have not recovered from coronavirus – El-Rufai

I will donate my blood for research on COVID-19 —Makinde

Lockdown: Workers set Chinese company’s vehicle ablaze in Ogun

Vehicle crushes LAWMA worker to death

Lockdown: Hoodlums attack Anthony Village, Iju

Lockdown: IG to sanction transporters embarking on night trips

Lockdown: IG vows sanctions on transporters embarking on night trips

COVID-19: Britons departing Nigeria’ll pay for flight ticket — High Commissioner

Qatar confirms first COVID-19 cases at World Cup sites

[BREAKING] Coronavirus: Briton, Chinese, Polish, 13 others discharged in Lagos

BREAKING: Osun discharges six more coronavirus patients 

58 Boko Haram members to appear in court Thursday

We are reviewing impact of US funding halt – WHO 

UK dismisses 5G, coronavirus claims as nonsense

Emirates launches 10-minute coronavirus test for passengers

[BREAKING] Coronavirus: Foreigners with valid pass to get extension -FG

BREAKING: Commotion as fire guts shops at Dugbe, Ibadan

COVID-19: Delta women protest lockdown extension

25 die in Taraba communal clash

Pupils build ventilator prototype from used car parts

COVID-19: Daura gets fully-equipped isolation centre

Lawyers flee as accused coughs in court

No Nigerian has tested positive for coronavirus in Singapore – Official

CBN to promote N15tn infrastructure company

BREAKING: Fire guts CAC headquarters in Abuja

Trump decision on WHO ‘deeply regrettable’ – African Union chief

BREAKING: Nine coronavirus patients discharged in Abuja

Lockdown: Robbers inflicting hardship on Nigerians will be tamed – APC

COVID-19: Arsenal executives take pay cut as player talks continue

BREAKING: Over two million coronavirus cases recorded globally

Kaduna discharges one COVID-19 patient

Nigeria shouldn’t expect oil price rebound soon — Experts

BREAKING: Lagos records seventh COVID-19 death

BREAKING: Kano records five new coronavirus cases

COVID-19: We’re seriously concerned about US freeze of WHO funds – China

Wanted Brazilian drug lord, two Nigerians arrested in Mozambique

Fire destroys nine shops, goods in Lagos

Airlines projected revenue loss rises to $314bn

Tiv/Jukun clashes: Benue, Taraba okay troops deployment in boundaries

COVID-19: A cry for help

Two govs test positive for coronavirus in Brazil

COVID-19: Police close Anambra food markets

Osun okays N20,000 to 15,289 state elders

Daura residents cry of hunger amidst lockdown

Gunmen abduct monarch’s wife, daughter in Oyo

Interrogating Buhari’s second broadcast on COVID-19

When coronavirus keeps weddings, owambe in quarantine

We’ll feed 100,000 youths daily, dole out cash –Lagos

Ogun PDP crisis: Suspended chairman, Kashamu clash

Ogun to suspend lockdown free days on Friday

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

United offer Ighalo £200k weekly pay-cut for permanent deal

72% Nigerians express hunger concerns – Poll

N21bn donation is for the poor, EU tells Nigeria

Hoodlums abduct monarch’s wife, daughter in Oyo

Apprentice breaks Lagos sales boy’s skull with coconut

Suspected killer of woman evangelist, 18 others paraded

Osun Facebook user remanded for spreading false information

Ondo NSCDC arrests poly student for allegedly raping teenager

Another 183 Lagos lockdown violators arraigned, 120 convicted

Rivers court grants Caverton pilots, 10 passengers bail

Nigeria’s economy will contract by 3.4%, says IMF

Small businesses, Ogun residents, others’ll get palliatives –FG

80,000 apply for CBN’s N50bn COVID-19 intervention fund

60 Nigerian oil cargoes unsold despite price cut

Commission probes failed cosmetic surgeries by firm

5G Electromagnetic Field radiation and health in COVID-19 era

Excess salt may weaken immunity against bacteria — Research

Amid COVID-19 crisis, Lassa fever kills 188 Nigerians

Fayemi hails health workers for COVID-19 battle

COVID-19 death: UITH extends probe panel deadline

FG plans isolation centres at borders, 4,000 tests daily

Lagos uncovers 119 with symptoms in two-day house-to-house search

Sanwo-Olu promises Lagosians more police deployment

Lagos deploys corps members to share food items

Ayade promises jobs for 8,000 youths, doctors, others

Tokyo 2020 shift could benefit Team Nigeria

Lagos lays the golden egg

Communities allegedly trace pollution to Chevron facility

FG sacks contractors over delay in cash disbursements

N’Assembly leaders meet Buhari, seek SIP reforms

BREAKING: Nigeria records 11 new cases in Lagos, total now 373

BREAKING: Immigration boss, Babandede, recovers from coronavirus

COVID-19 delaying recruitment of 774,000 street cleaners – Aregbesola

99-year-old WWII veteran recovers from coronavirus

Fire outbreak in Borno IDPs camp

Lockdown: South Africans clash with police over food

COVID-19: Oyetola extends lockdown by 14 days

BREAKING: Nigeria’s coronavirus cases now 362 after 19 new infections

Ogun to enforce lockdown, use of face mask

Ogun to enforce lockdown, face masks

COVID-19: UN delivers ventilators, others to Nigeria

Lagos identifies 119 people with COVID-19 symptoms

COVID-19: Lawan, Gbajabiamila meet Buhari, seek SIP reforms

COVID-19: El-Rufai approves release of 72 convicts

COVID-19 delaying Amotekun take-off, says DAWN Commission 

COVID-19 in More males infected as death toll rises to 11

Police arrest female kidnapper, recover five AK47 rifles, others

Police nab car robbers, recover 21 stolen vehicles

COVID-19: Nigerians maltreatment in China unacceptable, FG tells ambassador

IMF projects recession for sub-Saharan Africa in 2020

BREAKING: Joe biden has all qualities Americans need right now – Obama

BREAKING: Lagos discharges eight COVID-19 patients

FG begins payments to 500,000 N-Power beneficiaries

Obama set to endorse Joe Biden for president – Sources

Neuer extension talks stall at Bayern Munich

BREAKING: Court grants two Caverton pilots, 10 passengers bail

COVID-19: UK to evacuate citizens from Nigeria on Saturday

BREAKING: Lagos records another coronavirus death

Lockdown: Hoodlums rob Idimu residents, loot shops

Bahrain turns car park into ICU for COVID-19 patients

COVID-19: FG sacks two contractors over delay in cash disbursement

Okowa extends stay-at-home order by two weeks

Over 120,000 killed by coronavirus worldwide

BREAKING: EU gives Nigeria €50 million to fight coronavirus

Best strategy to win war against COVID-19

Crude cuts: Nigeria to earn $10.61bn in eight months

China approves trials for two more coronavirus vaccines

FRSC vows to impound vehicles violating lockdown extension

COVID-19: Returning Nigerians’ll be quarantined by NCDC – FG

Coronavirus: Doctors wear face masks for newborns 

COVID-19: India extends lockdown by three weeks

Vanessa Bryant remembers husband, daughter, says life truly unfair

Corps member infected with COVID-19 in Ondo

Police deploy special forces in Lagos, Ogun, arrest 191

Ogun pensioners demand N10,000 each from Abiodun

Buhari’s continued lockdown unrealistic —PRP

Monday, April 13, 2020

How to access N50bn COVID-19 intervention fund – CBN

We can’t lock down North —Northern govs

Anambra COVID-19 index case found in hideout, 29 quarantined

Fayemi extends lockdown by two weeks

Ayade faults lockdown, warns of economic consequences

Herdsmen behead two men in fresh Benue attack

Why ‘media’ should be expunged from social media

Man beats Ogun neighbour to death with charm

Melinda Gates fears COVID-19 high death toll in Africa

Boris Johnson and COVID-19: Lessons for Nigeria

Police arrest 130 hoodlums over Lagos attacks

I will never coach Nigeria again – Oliseh

Joshua faces fresh challenge for WBO belt

COVID-19: 10 Nigerians awaiting evacuation from UK test positive

PoS terminal transactions rise to N1tn

SystemSpecs, Paga partner to deepen digital payments

Clubs to pay more for Osimhen snub

Unbelievable: Chibok girls’ six years in captivity

Anjorin set to join Chelsea first team

HP offers online learning support to schools

MainOne provides connectivity to Lagos command centres

Abductors kill son of Bauchi doctor fighting COVID-19

I’m ready to cure five COVID-19 patients free –Prof

Generator fumes kill two Lagos residents, three hospitalised

Farmer punches wife to death in Ondo

Ogun PDP crisis deepens, Kashamu-backed chair suspended

Bayelsa resumes lockdown after Easter celebration

FCT residents protest location of infectious diseases cemetery

FG should increase test centres, says Kaigama

28 kidnappers, bandits, cultists arrested in Kogi

Mastercard provides online STEM classes for children

Top Italian doctor against May restart for Serie A

Coronavirus: IMF approves debt relief for 25 poor countries

COVID-19: We will build isolation centres near airports, land borders – Buhari

BREAKING: Nigeria records 20 new COVID-19 cases, total now 343

Ukraine president offers $1m for coronavirus vaccine

Sailor on coronavirus-stricken US ship dies

Panic in Ogba, Ikeja over presence of Awawa boys

Lockdown extension: Cash transfer continues, says Buhari 

BREAKING: Kano records two new coronavirus cases

Lockdown: Buhari expands social register to 3.6m households

[BREAKING] Lockdown: Buhari expands social register to 3.6m households

COVID-19: Decision to extend lockdown difficult – Buhari

For the record: Buhari’s speech on lockdown extension

BREAKING: Buhari extends lockdown

BREAKING: Buhari extends lockdown in Ogun, Lagos, FCT for 14 days

BREAKING: Buhari extends lockdown in Abuja, Lagos, FCT for 14 days

For the record: Buhari’s second speech on COVID-19

Lockdown: We will dismiss NURTW members caught in Lagos robbery – MC Oluomo

Chelsea rejoice Vialli’s cancer recovery

Italy’s coronavirus death toll rises to 20,465

Lagos discharges six more COVID-19 patients

I’ll bring motivation, experience to Eagles – Yobo

Boris Johnson tests negative for coronavirus

Sexual abuse: El-Rufai’s son mocks Ezekwesili

BREAKING: Buhari to address Nigerians today

Don’t threaten people with sexual abuse, el-Rufai’s wife tells son

COVID-19: Nigerian Air Force distributes oxygen to isolation centres

Lampard proud of Chelsea response to coronavirus crisis

Spain death toll falls as some sectors go back to work

Three prisoners die of coronavirus in Turkey

Ronaldo, teammates donate Euro 2020 qualifying bonus to amateurs

Angry reactions greet Japanese PM’s ‘stay home’ message

[PHOTOS] Lockdown: Driver injured in lone accident on Third Mainland Bridge 

Coronavirus delays analysis of downed Ukraine jet black boxes

Israel’s former chief rabbi dies of coronavirus

Ezekwesili scolds el-Rufai’s son over rape threat, ethnic slurs

Ezekwesili scolds el-Rufai’s son over rape threat, tribalism

COVID-19: Stranded Nigerians to pay before evacuation – FG

5G controversy: Oyakhilome recants, cites health risk

Blame club chairmen for NPFL violence – Okpotu

FRC assesses COVID-19 impact on audit firms

Stock market halts four weeks downtrend

Sunday, April 12, 2020

Address building collapse menace, Gani Adams tells govt

Worshippers flee as police arrest Ogun pastor, others

COVID-19 and Buhari’s cold-blooded failure

Osun APC warns leaders against unauthorised release of party data

Edo sets up mobile courts to try COVID-19 regulations offenders

Omo-Agege distributes N85m palliatives to constituents

SERAP urges N/Assembly to give renovation fund to states

Ex-commissioner recants as Kwara hits hard on ventilators’ claim

Amosun targets 3,210 polling units for palliatives

Nigeria will defeat COVID-19 — Atiku

Steps to check spread of COVID-19 in Rivers’ interest — Wike

Coronavirus not a death sentence, says lawmaker

Residents turn vigilantes as hoodlums raid Ogun, Lagos communities

Generator fumes kill man during sex romp with pregnant lover

Easter tragedy: Teenagers drown in Lagos beach

‘Soldiers tortured me for condemning pastor, others’ killing’

Two suspected robbers, 92 cultists nabbed in Lagos

Oil slides to $31.48, Nigeria, others cut output

NCC to establish six ICT parks in Abeokuta, others

NDDC remittance: Traditional rulers threaten to ground oil firms

Petrol price could further drop by N8/litre –Marketers

Nigeria’s testing capacity very low, NMA, nurses, others warn

Building economic resilience in a time of adversity

China promises non-discriminatory treatment of Nigerians, others

Market shut as traders boo gov

No reopening of schools yet, FG tells Nigerians

JAMB resolves 4,000 enquiries on 2020 UTME

Nigerians to pay before evacuation, registration ends

Troops kill bandits in Zamfara, Sokoto, Niger, rescue 26

Police declare ‘Operation no movement’ in Anambra

23 Nigerians return from Togo

FCT police impound 269 vehicles over violations

Ramaphosa appoints Okonjo-Iweala, Manuel special envoys

Okada smuggling foreigners into Ebonyi, alleges govt

Police arrest pastors, worshippers for flouting Delta lockdown

Missing Naval officer: Umahi orders arrest of monarchs

ASUU knocks Buhari for slashing health, education budgets

Akeredolu accuses police of collecting bribes at Ondo boundaries

Nnamdi Kanu distributes 40 bags of rice, others

COVID-19 cases would have been higher without lockdown –FG

Okowa confirms third COVID-19 case

Top oil producers agree on record output cuts

COVID-19: FCTA arrests cleric, two foreigners for lockdown violation

COVID-19: Sanwo-Olu celebrates Easter with medical workers

BREAKING: Nigeria records five new coronavirus cases, total now 323

Doctors saved my life, says Boris Johnson

COVID-19: Lockdown not a political decision, says presidency

5G controversy: Oyakhilome makes U-turn, cites health risks

Drogba offers hospital in coronavirus fight

Nigeria’s coronavirus cases spread to 19 states, Abuja

BREAKING: Lagos discharges five COVID-19 patients

Doctors, scientists will advise on lockdown extension – Presidency

Separate Abacha loot from COVID-19 funds, HEDA tells FG

One killed as hoodlums, police clash in Osun

COVID-19: Umahi dissolves committee over border leakages

Eight celebrities who have died from coronavirus

COVID-19: Monitor funds’ deployment by states, HMOs tell FG

Coronavirus: 23 Togo returnees arrive in Lagos

Coronavirus: Kenya confirms six new cases

ASUU berates Buhari for slashing health, education budgets

UAE announces online weddings amid coronavirus lockdown

COVID-19: SERAP urges National Assembly to give N37bn renovation fund to states

COVID-19: SERAP urges National Assembly to give renovation fund to states

Tourists forced to write ‘sorry’ 500 times over lockdown breach

Boris Johnson says UK ‘will defeat’ coronavirus as death toll passes over 10,000

Former Chelsea goalkeeper Bonetti dies at 78

COVID-19: It’ll be careless to relax too soon, says Adeboye

Seven die as soldiers, terrorists clash in Burkina Faso

Coronavirus cases rise above 1.7 million globally

Troops kill 10 bandits in Zamfara, Sokoto

[BREAKING] Coronavirus: Boris Johnson discharged from hospital

5G, coronavirus have no link with coming of Anti-Christ – Pastor

How I met my husband — Funmi Falana

Easter: Pope calls for ‘immediate’ ceasefire in global conflicts

Coronavirus: 23 Nigerian returnees arrive Seme border

Seven ways coronavirus is affecting Nigeria, other African nations economies

Easter: Pray against COVID-19, Abiodun, el-Rufai, other govs beg Christians

We’re celebrating Easter amid uncertainties –Catholic bishops

BREAKING: US coronavirus death toll now world’s highest

Pope to livestream Easter mass amid COVID-19 lockdown

COVID-19: Insurers promise deceased doctors’ families N3m each

Joe Biden wins Alaska primary

Northern Christian elders want Buhari to rescue Leah Sharibu

United to exercise Ighalo buy option

Pipeline shutdown: FG, oil firms lose N24bn in eight days

Saturday, April 11, 2020

Osimhen, Dessers have replaced Ighalo – Rohr

Boko Haram: MNJTF under threat as Chad army hints at withdrawal

Elumelu, Dozie, Ogunwusi-Fadairo, others opt for low-key birthdays

Emeka Offor’s charitable gesture

Gov Seyi Makinde celebrated

Why I kept my pregnancy off social media –Halima Abubakar

Zaynab Otiti-Obanor lends a helping hand

For Segun Odegbami, it’s a dream come true

Bill prescribing HND as minimum for presidency not targeted at Atiku – Gyang

Coronavirus: Doctors, nurses demand life insurance as cases hit 318

Buhari advises against disobeying lockdown orders

Chinese doctors’ flight: How three airline crew members ‘disappeared’ from Lagos quarantine centre

Caverton flew in 220 passengers without COVID-19 screening –Rivers

Gombe slams NCDC, NEDC for donating substandard equipment

Kwara revamps oxygen plant for coronavirus

Reflect on Jesus’ sacrifice, bishop-elect tells Christians at Easter

Abiodun donates food to vulnerable residents

COVID-19: Doyin Investments supports Lagos

Akeredolu has marginalised Ijaw people unlike previous govts –Torhukerhijo, state Assembly member

How to work on your vehicle after the lockdown

I was inspired by big donors like Dangote –Oluwapamilerinayo, eight-year-old donor

I gave govt N950 so coronavirus wouldn’t kill anyone in Ogun — Oluwashikemi, five-year-old donor

I initially discouraged my son from donating towards COVID-19 –Akinduyo, father of eight-year-old donor

God may be using my daughter to teach others to give – Ogunseye, father of five-year-old who donated N950 towards COVID-19 fight

My brother-in-law was living with my sister’s decomposed body when arrested –Onyebuchi

Critics linking 5G to covid-19 talking in ignorance –Adebayo, licensed telecoms operators’ chairman

Lockdown nightmare: How 200 armed gangsters invaded, robbed Ogun, Lagos communities

Suspected thugs set houses on fire over land dispute

Road crash: LAWMA truck injures four

Police raid Rivers kidnappers’ den, kill one, recover arms

It’s been hard for us surviving lockdown without daily income — Street traders, hawkers

Govt shouldn’t ignore Lassa fever while fighting COVID-19 – Sokomba, NARD President

Plateau nurses get N1,000 each as monthly hazard allowance –Dabit, state nurses’ association chair

Community, old students seek Ekiti college’s renovation

Nigerian leaders, followers don’t have conscience — Prof Odekunle, Pro-Chancellor, FUT Minna

Coronavirus: Nigeria must act fast to attract funds after global lockdown– Teriba

Waste water flowing in communities can reveal presence of COVID-19 —Scientists

COVID-19 lockdown capable of robbing special needs kids of support –Psychiatrist

Some myths of coronavirus

Domestic airlines must collaborate to survive COVID-19 impact — Nwokoma

Coronavirus pandemic reveals widening digital gap — UN agency

FG, states, LGs record N413.3bn allocation shortfall

BPE provides foodstuffs to 1,200 FCT households

Little done to prevent us from becoming infected, doctors working on COVID-19 front-lines say

COVID-19: Asymptomatic patients are contagious, physicians warn

Apple, Google collaborate on COVID-19 contact tracing

Real Sociedad cut player salaries by 20 percent

Lockdown: Police arrest inspector filmed collecting N40,000 bribe

Police arrest inspector filmed for collecting N40,000 bribe during lockdown

VIDEO: I am not aware of any hazard allowance for doctors fighting COVID-19 –Health minister

BREAKING: 10 dead as Nigeria’s coronavirus cases rise to 318

One feared dead as rival groups clash in Oyo

Oyo discharges second COVID-19 patient

Former ambassador tests positive for COVID-19 in Kano

BREAKING: Police arrest hoodlums terrorising Lagos communities 

[PHOTOS] Lockdown: Police bar traders from Computer Village

Fire guts radio station in Ibadan

BREAKING: Delta confirms new COVID-19 case

Coronavirus: 10 Ivory Coast returnees have tested negative twice – Osun gov

COVID-19: Niger imposes 24-hour curfew

37-year-old new mum dies of coronavirus at LASUTH

COVID-19: Continue to stay at home, observe precautions, Buhari advises Nigerians

COVID-19: Observe restrictions ‘once more’, Buhari tells Nigerians

Easter: Wike makes U-turn, reinstates ban on religious gatherings

[BREAKING] Coronavirus: Lagos discharges 11-year-old boy, three other patients

Villagers protest burial of COVID-19 victim in Egypt

Lockdown: Police arrest suspected robbers terrorising Ogun communities

BREAKING: Ogun arrests suspected robbers terrorising Sango-Ifo axis

COVID-19: Boris Johnson continues recovery as UK death toll nears 10,000

Lockdown: Hoodlums rob residents, loot shops in Lagos

BREAKING: Unrest in Lagos as bandits rob residents, loot shops

BREAKING: Abuja discharges four more coronavirus patients

COVID-19: Akeredolu reverses self, cancels Easter Sunday services in Ondo

COVID-19 palliatives: APC Govs Forum DG seeks change in strategy 

US records 2,000 deaths a single day as Easter opens in lockdown

COVID-19: Anambra declares 14-day lockdown

Easter: Global coronavirus deaths top 100,000

Easter lockdown: Coronavirus deaths top 100,000

COVID-19: I can’t wait to return to Nigeria, Murray-Bruce tweets from America

Disrespect for animals caused coronavirus – Jane Goodall

COVID-19: index case whereabouts unknown, as Anambra closes motor parks

93-year-old recovers from coronavirus in Turkey

Mali will hold Apr 19 election despite COVID-19, says president

BREAKING: Another patient dies of COVID-19 in Lagos private hospital

Lockdown: FG flags-off cash transfer in Lagos, says Sanwo-Olu

 IMF grants Tunisia $745m loan to combat coronavirus

Coronavirus: Self-isolation violators to wear electronic wristbands in South Korea 

COVID-19: Apple, Google develop tool that alerts phone users when in contact with infected persons 

COVID-19: Apple, Google develop tool that alerts phone users when near infected persons 

Tyson disagrees with Joshua on Ali’s predictions comments

Fayemi, APC running cult-like govt in Ekiti –Oni’s group

We won’t allow maltreatment of Nigerians, Gbajabiamila tells Chinese envoy

Shi’ites want El-Zakzaky, wife released over COVID-19

Why I prefer Europe-based stars to NPFL players – Rohr

Buratai relocates to North-East over Boko Haram, ISWAP war

Osun, Imo, Cross River ban Easter services

How stay-at-home order can boost ailing marriages

I’ll do anything to meet CR7 –Peteru

Dariye, Kalu, Nyame not qualified for presidential amnesty –NCS

Easter: We’ll overcome COVID-19, Buhari, Jonathan, others tell Nigerians

Friday, April 10, 2020

Aiyegbeni slams ‘ignorant’ African racism row doctors

COVID-19: FG may extend lockdown as cases rise to 305

Robbers attack policemen at checkpoints, snatch AK-47 rifles

House party: Kwam 1’s daughter brokered Naira Marley’s plea bargain with Lagos govt

It’s bad Benue sacked 30 doctors when others were recalling retired ones –Onyewuchi, state varsity teaching hospital ARD President

Fear of death ran wild in my mind –Osowobi, COVID-19 survivor

Entertainers who have had A brush with the law

Artistes battling COVID-19 through songs

I played with friends during the day, read all night –Tobechukwu, ESUT first-class graduate

My ex jilted me over my hearing problem, invited me to his wedding —Osobase, graduate blogger

A ‘sleeping giant’ exposed by deadly virus

For five days, my brother didn’t know his wife died in fire incident — Abdullahi

How I lost my wife, two children in fire incident — Tukur, Bauchi civil servant

Mo Bolaji proclaims ‘My God’ in new video

Onyekuru: I didn’t want to join Monaco

Ighalo: Osimhen is Eagles’ future

Woman names baby born during lockdown Covid Bryant

Economic effect of COVID-19 killing us more than the pandemic itself — Small business owners

FG targets $2.8bn revenue from oil price rebound

Coronavirus is like Black Death, says Oba of Benin

Lockdown: Hoodlums invade police checkpoint in Ogun, rob residents

Sacked Benue resident doctors not govt employees –Commissioner

COVID-19: Over 2,000 Nigerians in US, UK, China, UAE register for evacuation

Cardboard to replace wedding guests over COVID-19

Man, 34, defiles neighbour’s one-year-old child in Lagos

Fire guts market in Osun, destroys 30 shops

Easter: Don’t allow COVID-19 to overwhelm God’s grace – Jonathan

Turkey bans citizens from leaving home for 48 hours

Lagos govt releases Naira Marley’s letter of apology

Anambra, Niger record first cases of coronavirus

Caverton Helicopters pilots will be released soon – FG

VIDEO: How I survived deadly COVID-19 virus

BREAKING: Nigeria’s coronavirus cases now 305

Nigerians must unite, fight against COVID-19, says APC

Fake news merchants want to destroy war against COVID-19 – FG

Fake news merchants want to destroy war against COVID-19 – Minister

OAGF restores payment platform damaged by fire

COVID-19: Lifting lockdown now’ll trigger resurgence, WHO warns govts

Liverpool legend Dalglish tests positive for coronavirus

Italy extends coronavirus lockdown till May 3

COVID-19: Trump to announce US funding to WHO next week

Coronavirus: Don’t relax lockdown now, NMA warns govs

[VIDEO] Lockdown: 75-year-old Ugandan president keeps fit with press-ups

Arsenal to provide free meals to aid coronavirus fight

[BREAKING] Lockdown: Buhari meets task force, keeps mum on extension

Coronavirus: IMF MD names Okonjo-Iweala, others in advisory group

COVID-19: Imo bans Easter church services

Buhari deserves no praise for pardoning Ambrose Alli – Adebanjo

COVID-19: Masari orders Daura lockdown after three test positive

BREAKING: Seven coronavirus patients discharged in Lagos

Four unconscious, five injured in Kano crash

Amazon building coronavirus lab to test 750,000 workers

Amazon building coronavirus lab to test its over 750,000 workers

Doctors treating COVID-19 patients say 73% of them are overweight

COVID-19 in 5,000 samples tested in over 17 states, other things to know

COVID-19: Football will not resume until things are 100% safe – FIFA

Chadian forces not occupying Nigerian territory –Army

Chadian forces not occupying Nigerian territory in Lake Chad –Army

Putin expects to speak with Trump again on virus

BREAKING: Nigeria joins OPEC to cut crude oil production

COVID-19: Gbajabiamila slams minister over payment of hazard allowance to health workers

COVID-19: Gbajabiamila slams health minister for claiming ignorance of doctors’ allowance

Barcelona crisis deepens as six directors quit

COVID-19 cases in Africa rise to over 11,900 — WHO

Ghana extends COVID-19 lockdown

Poland marks 2010 air crash that killed president

Boris Johnson back in hospital ward

Boris Johnson back on hospital ward

Nigeria hopes for $15 price rebound from oil cut deal

Coronavirus and our self-destructive indiscipline

5G not spreading coronavirus – WHO

Easter message: Buhari preaches hope amid COVID-19 pandemic

No decision yet on two-month free electricity – FG

Coronavirus patient dies in Delta

COVID-19: Trump says airline rescue plan coming soon

91 recovered patients test positive for COVID-19 again – KCDC

The Beatles’ legend lives on, 50 years after break-up

We should not go back to business as usual after COVID-19

World Bank predicts sharp fall in Nigeria’s GDP

Boom, loss for telecom, tech firms as COVID-19 rages

We’ve no power to punish UITH professor — NCDC

Joshua stuns Boxing World with Ali comments

LASG set to reorder N1.168tn budget

Command apprehends cops for extorting woman in Lagos

DSS drags fake CMD before court in Osun

Easter: Govt not transparent about relief materials, says CAN

Okpotu bags best striker award in Tunisia

Man nabbed for stealing baby’s placenta in Ogun

Nigerien wedding guests die of food poisoning in Katsina

Eagles slept with women at France ’98 –Taribo

Ighalo: No United offer yet

Thursday, April 09, 2020

FG mourns 13 Nigerians who died of coronavirus in UK, US

202 Lagos lockdown violators arraigned, 189 convicted

Ondo SUBEB officer arrested for allegedly stealing N104m

Oyakhilome, Nigerians and the fear of 5G

Feeding pupils during lockdown is a scam — PTA

FG begins COVID-19 mobile testing, treatment vehicles

Enugu police on lockdown duty extorting money from us –Residents

170 countries’ll experience negative income growth – IMF

ICPC sets up team to monitor intervention funds

House party: Naira Marley to shoot COVID-19 musical video

UBTH dismisses report of panic in hospital

30 sacked Benue doctors seek governor’s intervention

OPEC+ agrees on cuts, oil price falls

FG, NASS to pay for two-month ‘free electricity’ –Discos

Shell equips three hospitals

US repatriates 997 citizens from Nigeria

NCS calls for reduction in data prices

NAFDAC grants approval for test kits, PPE production

Kwara nurses begin strike over lack of protective wear

Aisha Buhari, Edo commissioner donate rice, others

Four arraigned for violating Osun restriction order

Bello distances self from 2023 presidential campaign posters

Rivers traders lament robberies

N’Assembly knocks presidential aide for claims on NSIP

Buhari grants posthumous pardon to Ambrose Ali, Enahoro, others

Nigeria, Chad defence ministers meet on B’Haram war

Peterside’s foundation lists essentials to fight COVID-19

Abuja hospital discharges more COVID-19 patients

Highway bandits kidnap 16, kill driver in Kaduna

…orders release of 2,600 inmates nationwide

Buhari, task force meet today over nationwide lockdown

Health, education, Niger-Delta to suffer N321bn budget cut

Pardon Funke Akindele, street joggers, Adegboruwa urges Sanwo-Olu

HURIWA demands probe of Plateau, Benue, Kaduna killings

Kogi, Ebonyi, Imo, Abia relax lockdown

Zulum meet Buhari over Chad military operation in Borno

Chinese doctors ready for consultations through video conference –CCECC

Oyo impounds trucks for flouting restriction

Wike relaxes restrictions on religious gatherings

W’Bank predicts sharp fall in Nigeria’s GDP

Gunmen abducts inspector, eight others in Kaduna

BREAKING: Lagos Airport hotel fire razes three vehicles

Nigeria’s coronavirus death toll rises to seven

Three killed in Mali roadside bomb blast

UPDATED: Nigeria records 14 new COVID-19 cases, total now 288

VIDEO: European Union evacuates citizens from Nigeria

Zambia revokes TV station’s licence for refusing COVID-19 ads

Coronavirus lockdown extended by two weeks in South Africa

BREAKING: Bauchi gov tests negative for coronavirus

[BREAKING] COVID-19: Boris Johnson leaves intensive care unit

BREAKING: Boris Johnson leaves intensive care after COVID-19 treatment

Africa faces ‘critical shortage’ of virus-fighting facilities —WHO

Lagos begins house-to-house search for COVID-19 patients

Nigeria confirms 12 new Lassa Fever cases, total now 963

Latest coronavirus updates in Africa, Europe

[VIDEO] Lockdown: Policemen arrested for transporting passengers

COVID-19: FG will provide insurance cover for health workers – Finance minister

TikTok pledges $250m for COVID-19 relief

Easter: Keep enforcing lockdown order, IG tells FCT, Lagos, Ogun CPs

COVID-19: Turkey to track patients with smartphone application

Aviation workers threaten to stop flight to Rivers over detention of pilots  

Arrested pilots: Aviation workers threaten to stop flight operations in Rivers  

Coronavirus: 997 Americans evacuated from NIgeria

Coronavirus: 997 Americans leave Nigeria for US

100 Italian doctors died of coronavirus, says health association

BREAKING: Lagos discharges seven COVID-19 patients

COVID-19: We may face worst economic crisis since Great Depression – IMF

COVID-19: We may face worst economic fallout since Great Depression – IMF

COVID-19: NAFDAC to ensure quality of Chinese medical supplies – FG

COVID-19: Kogi lifts ban on religious gatherings

Scores killed as Boko Haram attacks military base

Boko Haram targets military camp, scores killed

[BREAKING] COVID-19: FG grants amnesty to 2,600 prisoners

‘Italy’s youngest patient’ recovers from virus

COVID-19: Demand for robots soars as hospitals, restaurants practice social distancing

South Africa’s Ramaphosa defends WHO after Trump virus lashing

US records nearly 2,000 coronavirus deaths in one day

Boko Haram targets army location, scores killed

We’ve not postponed SSCE, basic education exams –NECO

Fix refineries before petrol subsidy removal – PENGASSAN, NUPENG

Protest in Osun over failed food promise

Kaduna threatens 14-day quarantine for travellers into state

Stock market extends gain by N77bn

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome has made history

Lockdown: Soldiers chase errant Abuja residents with rod

I’ll sign new Eagles contract –Rohr

Men arrested for possession of used female pants

Inexperience cost us 1994 World Cup –Eguavoen

Ondo, Bayelsa to relax restriction for Easter celebration

Bayelsa keeps mum on inherited funds

Ondo APC group alleges members planning defection to PDP

Reps demand equal distribution of FG palliatives to states

Abia extends lockdown for seven days

Lawmaker disagrees with Lalong over lockdown

Five Nigerians test positive for Covid-19 in China

Scientists urge transparent communication on COVID-19

Edo lauds 7up, others for donations

COVID-19 death: Police seal off Katsina late doctor’s clinic

Wednesday, April 08, 2020

Oyo to explore local solutions in combating COVID-19

Ayade keeps vigil to enforce boundary closure

COVID-19: Why Nigerians don’t trust their leaders

Cultists shoot OPC member dead in Ogun, spare pregnant wife

Benue men burn Ekiti chief alive inside bush

Youths invade tanker crash scene, scoop fuel

Nine killed, two policemen missing in fresh Benue attacks

10 arrested as Nasarawa gov’s aide secures freedom

Pastor, 10-year-old, two others killed in Plateau raid

UNICEF plans against COVID-19 spread in Borno

MultiChoice’s Hallelujah Channel

Coronavirus is from God

A case against examination malpractice (1)

Lockdown: 78 violators sentenced to community service in Lagos

Lagos to withdraw charges against Naira Marley, ex-gov candidate, wife

Rivers no-flight order: 10 Caverton Helicopters’ passengers remanded

Navy arrests 12 in Ebonyi over missing officer

Eight die in Ilorin-Jebba road crashes

Nigeria lost 6.8 million barrels of crude demand in March – NNPC

91 begin quarantine as more returnees take land borders

Soldiers chase errant Abuja residents with rod

Police arrest seven over Kaduna JTF, youth clash

Discos offer customers two-month free electricity

FG slashes budget, sends to National Assembly for review

Fire guts Accountant General unit’s office, FG orders probe

Telecom operators not laying 5G cables, says NCC

Stay-at-home order and security implications

Diet, exercise’ll boost immune system against COVID-19 — Expert

VIDEO: Scroungers looting diesel off a fallen tanker at Opic, Ogun State

Global coronavirus deaths top 86,000

Lagos coronavirus cases now 135

BREAKING: Nigeria’s coronavirus cases rise to 276

Why I forgave my husband when he cheated twice – Ajimobi’s wife

COVID-19: FG slams Wike over arrest, arraignment of pilots

How I spent my quarantine period – Doctor who detected Nigeria’s first COVID-19 case

Coronavirus: Benin police enforce mask wearing among residents

Barcelona president seeks reshuffle of club board

Don’t politicise virus, WHO chief says after Trump blast

BREAKING: Bernie Sanders ends US presidential bid

[BREAKING] Coronavirus: 15 Chinese doctors arrive in Nigeria

Five Nigerians test positive for coronavirus in China

COVID-19: Russia’s health workers get $1,000 additional monthly bonus

COVID-19: More community transmissions recorded — FG

BREAKING: WHO urges US, China to unite in fight against COVID-19

Lockdown: Lagos joggers bag 14-day quarantine

Driver pleads guilty to manslaughter of 39 found dead in truck

Coronavirus: Egypt extends nationwide curfew by 15 days

BREAKING: FG slashes 2020 budget

Mourinho admits he was in the wrong over training session

Rivers court remands 10 Caverton Helicopters’ passengers

Lockdown: Youths storm tanker accident scene, scoop fuel

UK man jailed for stealing hospital face masks

Manchester United must be ready for return to ‘normality’, says Solskjaer

PHOTOS: Police bar Naira Marley’s fans from court premises

Coronavirus deaths near 4,000 —Iran

[BREAKING] Lockdown: Lagos withdraws charges against Naira Marley, Gbadamosi

Naira Marley’s fans storm court during arraignment for flouting lockdown order 

Despite lockdown, Naira Marley’s fans appear in court to monitor trial

Ethiopia declares state of emergency to fight coronavirus

BREAKING: Police bar journalists from covering Naira Marley’s trial

BREAKING: Fire guts Accountant-General’s office

COVID-19: Demand for Nigerian oil drops by 6.8m barrels, says NNPC

South Africa’s minister who flouted lockdown rules sent on leave

BREAKING: 66-year-old Briton dies of coronavirus in Lagos

Five civilians die in Turkey bomb attack

Isolation centre doctors, others lament N30m unpaid allowances

Chinese doctors arrive today, to spend one month

Naira to experience more pressure –Report

Try to be like Dangote, Abiodun tells critics

Nigerians abroad must test negative for coronavirus before evacuation – FG

Why diesel, kerosene prices have not dropped – Marketers

LUTH admits four COVID-19 patients hours after inaugurating isolation centre

Lockdown: Former Eagles star Lawal faults FG, police

5,000 Ekiti residents received FG’s N20,000 each — Fayemi

UCH chairman tests positive again

Wike dismisses FG’s support in Rivers palliative arrangement

Zenith Bank introduces automated voice banking service

Evacuate Nigerians trapped in China, CLO tells FG

Stop disparaging Buhari, Ajimobi, APC warns Makinde

Novel coronavirus update(2)

11-year-old boy with hydrocephalus needs N300,000 for kits, treatment

Police release Naira Marley, ex-gov candidate, wife on bail

Rivers no-flight order: Firm kicks as court remands two pilots

UBTH foresees upsurge in COVID-19 cases, appeals for help

Illegal tree cutters arrested in Ogun, tools seized

Ogun teenager, one other nabbed for robbery

Man slumps, dies while buying foodstuffs in Delta

Lessons to learn from 1918 Spanish flu as the world battles COVID-19

Chinese doctors arrive today to treat CCECC workers

Buhari condoles with Wamakko over brother’s death

Tuesday, April 07, 2020

Katsina, Sokoto residents ignore social distancing

Edo reiterates stay-at-home directive

Two Kaduna pastors arraigned for holding Sunday service

Abia hands over food distribution to church leaders

B’Haram loot shops, razes houses in Adamawa

LASG to begin relief package distribution’s second phase

Lagos makeshift market to hold on Thursday

Fear grips medical workers as LUTH, UITH isolate 40

FG social investment initiative excludes poor Nigerians –N’Assembly

Making Nigerian ceos redundant

COVID-19: Managing the lockdown effectively

Atiku gives economic road map for Nigeria, others

What Africa must do to mitigate damaging effects of COVID-19

Panel to monitor COVID-19 fund usage, says FG

UK PM Johnson stable in intensive care

Sailing the coronavirus storm

B’Haram war: Learn from Chadian president, PDP tells Buhari

Buhari to decide on lockdown extension – SGF

BREAKING: Lagos coronavirus cases rise to 130

BREAKING: Nigeria records 16 new COVID-19 cases, total now 254

Ecuador ex-president sentenced to eight years for corruption

Lockdown: FG should exempt courts to tackle rising abuses

France coronavirus deaths exceed 10,000

[VIDEO] Lockdown: Policeman in mufti arrested for ‘One-way driving’

Qatar denies bribing FIFA officials to host 2022 World Cup

COVID-19: Minister flouts lockdown order in South Africa

Oyo records two new cases of coronavirus

Nigerian nurses work in inhumane condition – NMA

Katsina records first COVID-19 death

48 workers test positive for coronavirus in South African hospital

Coronavirus: 64-year-old Nigerian dies in UK

Coronavirus: Nine latest developments globally

Boris Johnson ‘stable’ in intensive care

Akindele’s party: Nobody is above the law, says FG

Man United boss Solskjaer says players are ‘easy target’ in pay row

Kogi gov sacks VC, Rector, names replacements

COVID-19: Buhari wishes Boris Johnson quick recovery

Trump press secretary Stephanie Grisham steps down

COVID-19: Zimbabwe doctors sue govt over lack of protection

COVID-19: WhatsApp places new limits on message forwarding

FG knocks Oyakhilome for calling COVID-19 lockdown a scam

COVID-19: Evacuation may end this week, US tells citizens in Nigeria

COVID-19: Lagos discharges female patient

Lockdown: Osun to begin distribution of relief items Wednesday

EU announces €15bn to fight virus worldwide

10 newborns test positive for COVID-19 in Romania

10 newborns test positive for COVID-19

Russia denies bribing FIFA officials to host 2018 World Cup

Mueller extends Bayern deal until 2023

COVID-19: Sweden reports over 100 deaths in a day

Private hospitals not allowed to treat COVID-19 – Abayomi

5G demonstration trials done with 4G spectrum –Minister

China tops US, Japan to emerge world leader in patent filer

COVID-19: Give priority to health workers in distribution of masks – WHO

Mueller extends Bayern Munich stay until 2023

COVID-19: Jack Ma donates 500 ventilators to Nigeria, other African countries

Trump, Biden finally bury hatchet to talk on coronavirus

China’s medical supplies for Nigeria, others arrive in Ghana

Seeking justice for Kogi rape victim

COVID-19: I’ve contacted Boris Johnson’s doctors, says Trump

COVID-19: Boris Johnson not on ventilator, says minister

[BREAKING] COVID-19: Boris Johnson on oxygen support

Flout face-mask order, pay N300,000 fine –Cross River

Oil falls to $32 as OPEC+ postpones meeting

Seven Ebonyi pastors arrested for holding services

Owner apprehended as dog bites cop in Plateau

FG declares Friday, Monday Easter holiday

Monday, April 06, 2020

Fitch downgrades Nigeria to ‘B’, negative outlook

Lagos begins COVID-19 clinical trial

CBN to suspend interest payment on state debts

Petrol subsidy gone forever, says NNPC

COVID-19: When Nigerians wish their leaders dead

Osun LG boss dies, family knocks UCH

Police have arrested killers of Fasoranti’s daughter –Odumakin

Fayose canvasses ‘stomach infrastructure’ to save lives

Without test, I wouldn’t have known I had COVID-19 –Seyi Makinde

Moses listed in Liverpool’s worst signings

Enugu man arrested for alleged rape of 68-year-old woman

You are not indispensable, Pinnick warns Rohr

UK Prime Minister in intensive care after COVID-19 worsens

US, Canada evacuate over 575 citizens from Nigeria

67 Togo returnees detained in Seme, face 14-day quarantine

Heavy traffic in Lekki as Lagos residents flout lockdown

House party: Mixed reactions greet Funke Akindele, husband’s conviction

Nigerians in UK, US, China registering for evacuation — NIDCOM

Trigger-happy policeman kills petrol attendant in Abia

Reps probe attempted Kaduna jailbreak, death of inmates

Nigeria to benefit from GPE’s $250m for COVID-19

NAF trains 31 in helicopter attacks

Police rescue 27 allegedly trafficked children to Taraba

EFCC cautions against cyber scammers

Edo records two fresh COVID-19 cases, shuts markets

Fed Poly Offa principal officers donate foodstuffs to staff

Onu to unveil first Nigerian-made ventilator today

Westerhof was never my agent–Amuneke

COVID-19: Impound vehicles carrying passengers without face masks, Ayade orders task force

UPDATE: FG to employ 774,000 youths to clear gutters, streets, others

UPDATED: Nigeria’s coronavirus cases rise to 238

Coronavirus: British PM, Boris Johnson, moved to intensive care unit

Lockdown: Abuja markets to open three days a week – FCTA

COVID-19: Buhari approves employment of 774, 000 Nigerians

[BREAKING] Coronavirus: Africa not testing ground for any vaccine – WHO 

COVID-19: Adenuga has redeemed N1bn pledge, says Dele Momodu

Italian PM announces €400bn stimulus plan

VIDEO: Lagos opens emergency food market

FIFA urges clubs, players to reach agreement over wages

Kwara records two cases of coronavirus

No link between 5G, COVID-19, says NCC

COVID-19: Outrage over gridlock in Lekki despite lockdown

[VIDEO] Lockdown: ‘I’m sorry, I promise to practice what I preach’ –Funke Akindele

COVID-19: Lagos discharges two patients

Chinese medics to be quarantined for 14 days in Nigeria  —Gbajabiamila

Abacha loot: UK backs US, opposes FG’s plan to pay Bagudu $110m 

[BREAKING] COVID-19: 385 Americans, 200 Canadians evacuated from Nigeria

Lockdown: Naira Marley now in custody, to be arraigned – Lagos Police

Lagos witnessing more community transmission of COVID-19 – Health commissioner

Guardiola’s mother dies after contracting virus

COVID-19: Otedola advises Adenuga, others to redeem pledges

[VIDEO] Lockdown: The house party which led to Funke Akindele‘s arrest

BREAKING: Funke Akindele, husband get 14-day community service for flouting lockdown order

BREAKING: Funke Akindele, husband get three weeks community service for flouting lockdown order

Bayern Munich resume training but hugs, handshakes are banned

25 Indonesian doctors die of COVID-19, says Medical Association

‘Keep calm and stay home’ says Kane amid virus lockdown

[BREAKING] Lockdown: We’re guilty, Funke Akindele, husband tell magistrate

Coronavirus: Chimamanda expresses worry over husband’s safety

I’m anxious living with my doctor husband in US  – Chimamanda

Lockdown: We are still searching for Naira Marley – Police

No correlation between 5G, coronavirus – NCC

Boris Johnson hospitalised with coronavirus but ‘still in charge’

[BREAKING] COVID-19: Buhari approves withdrawal of $150m from Sovereign Wealth Fund

Funke Akindele, husband plead guilty for violating lockdown order

Three-storey building collapses in Enugu

20 Mali soldiers killed in jihadist attack

Lockdown: Police take Funke Akindele, husband to court

Boko Haram bombers kill seven in Cameroon

COVID-19: NGF talking with World Bank to support states, says Fayemi

Coronavirus vaccine: Bill Gates calls for global solution

Our hospitals are stretched, US tells citizens leaving Nigeria

COVID-19: Benue to conduct autopsy on suspected casualty

Tiger tests positive for coronavirus

Ivory Coast residents destroy coronavirus test centre

Boris Johnson’ll recover from coronavirus – Trump

Joshua opens up on difficult 2019

Botafogo offer Mikel $2m 18-month deal

Yekini didn’t want to play at ’94 W’Cup –Ezeugo

Lockdown: I promise to practice what I preach, says Funke Akindele

Police arrest pastors for violating Akwa Ibom lockdown order

Sunday, April 05, 2020

Diesel, kerosene prices fail to drop despite oil crash

Air Peace delivers FG’s medical supplies from Turkey

Banks’ incomes from e-payment rise by 64% to N212.66bn

Electricity: Gas shortage stalls 10,362MW in three days

Lagos security guard, neighbour arrested for defiling minors

Residents flee as soldiers storm Imo community

Masquerader’s arrest not responsible for DPO’s death –Command

Groups condemn killing of man by soldier in Warri

Gunmen abduct Nasarawa gov’s special adviser

COVID-19: Now that the rains are here

Soyinka’s wisdom cures Buhari’s impotence

COVID-19, Certificate of Standards and medical tourism

2020 UTME cut-off marks not ready –JAMB

Wike announces food delivery to Rivers residents

UBTH confirms three positive cases

We’ve not started sharing relief package –Ogun

UCH begins COVID-19 test

Consulate compiles stranded Nigerians’ names in America for evacuation

Buhari hails Mohammed, Kazaure on birthdays

Ekiti begins disinfection of markets, schools

Learn from COVID-19, APC chief tells leaders

Niger relaxes curfew, says boundaries closed

FCT, Lagos, Ogun communities ignore Buhari’s lockdown order

Osun COVID-19 patients peculiar, can infect massively — Oyetola

SERAP advises FG to transfer N5,000 electronically

UITH probes prof over death of COVID-19 patient

Osun community raises team

Akindele, SAN, others lift Oyo COVID-19 fight

LG boss, lawmaker trade blame over Ebonyi bloody clash

Poly lecturers suspend planned strike over coronavirus

Hoodlums invade Bayelsa warehouse, cart away bags of garri

2011 poll: Jonathan knocks ex-US envoy’s rigging claim

No complacency, Bayelsa cautions health workers

Gunmen kidnap Imo businessman

APC chieftain condemns smear campaign against Onyeama

Wamakko donates foodstuffs to Sokoto residents

COVID-19: DELSUTH doctors lament shortage of face masks, PPEs

Group faults Makinde’s choice of task force coordinator

Plateau PDP, APC disagree over COVID-19, killings

Zamfara task force chairman laments misuse of medical equipment

Nigerian churches never faced such heat as coronavirus –CAN

A’Ibom CP orders cop’s demotion for assaulting doctor

Lagos waste managers, sweepers get protective gears

Borno to begin irrigation farming in 28 communities

Bayern Munich to resume training on Monday

Lagos coronavirus cases hit 120

Funke Akindele not our brand ambassador – NCDC

COVID-19: UK PM Boris Johnson hospitalised

Pipeline explosion averted in Aboru, Lagos

BREAKING: Nigeria records eight new COVID-19 cases, total now 232

Lockdown: Police search for Naira Marley, Funke Akindele’s husband

COVID-19: Doctors, nurse who treated dead patient isolated in Lagos

[BREAKING] Lockdown: Police arrest Funke Akindele over house party

COVID-19: Man walks from France to Spain to buy cigarettes

Walker faces Man City probe after hosting ‘sex party’ during lockdown

[UPDATED] Coronavirus: Osun discharges one patient

COVID-19: UK warns of tougher social distancing measures

COVID-19: Lagos discharges 10-year-old girl, four other patients

How to get vehicle’s interior germ-free without hurting it

Ethiopia reports first coronavirus death

Tokyo records 143 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours

Three arrested over French ‘terror’ stabbing

Fire kills one at Moscow virus hospital construction site

Nigeria must improve capacity to test for coronavirus –Faduyile, NMA President

Customs men are as reckless with firearms as police –Nwanguma, Rule of Law and Accountability Advocacy Centre ED

Being evangelist doesn’t stop me from performing at secular events –Kas Beats

BREAKING: 36-year-old dies of coronavirus in Lagos

Five dead, 22 missing in ferry accident

COVID-19: Nigerians call for Funke Akindele’s arrest for hosting celebrity party

China says it has sold nearly four billion masks abroad

COVID-19: Niger relaxes curfew, asks civil servants to resume

Morocco to free over 5,000 prisoners to slow virus spread

South Sudan reports first coronavirus case

COVID-19: One dies, two discharged in Nigeria

Handling of Premier League pay row ‘a disgrace’, says Rooney

BREAKING: Nigeria records 10 new cases of coronavirus, total now 224

No one has provided evidence to prove Ondo explosion was caused by meteorite –Odeyemi, prof of applied geology

Electricity challenges threaten efforts to contain COVID-19 –UN envoy

Three Nigerians die of coronavirus in US

Trump warns ‘toughest week’ ahead as global virus deaths top 60,000

Lockdown: Three injured as Police crackdown on Lagos party

Man in Russia kills five people for ‘talking loudly’

Nigeria risks 91,380 aviation job losses, says IATA

Eleven die in Colombian coal mine explosion

I don’t sing with intention of making profit –Esther Igbekele

Obono-Obla not in illegal detention –ICPC

We’ve seen suspected cases of COVID-19 — Lagos private hospitals

COVID-19 has affected funeral business the way we hadn’t imagined — Operators

FG grants three-year tax holiday to 25 companies

Oni wanted Fayemi to give all appointments to his followers – Omotoso, Ekiti State APC chair

COVID-19: Abiodun commends nine-year-old girl for donating N950

I didn’t criticise Burna Boy –Seun Kuti

Coronavirus: Reps seek two-month free power supply to Nigerians

Missing Osun coronavirus patient apprehended, forced back to isolation centre

I was so beautiful men fought to marry me – Iya Aladuke

COVID-19: Day Katsina rioters burn police station, vehicles over Juma’t ban

It’s strange to hear Buhari’s Chief of Staff summons service chiefs – Useni

PDP attacks FG over COVID-19 spread, lockdown

COVID-19: Nigerians warn FG against inviting Chinese medics

Okonjo-Iweala backs African finance ministers on debt relief

COVID-19 has had positive impact on my business — Fashanu

FG to unveil COVID-19 fiscal stimulus Monday – Minister

Saturday, April 04, 2020

Buhari was misled to approve my replacement as AMCON chairman — Banire

COVID-19: Why you need to wear face masks in public — Study

The forgotten men of Nigerian football

Coronavirus: Fear grips health workers as two Edo doctors test positive

Ogun schoolgirl’s killing shows Customs men don’t value human life –Mawutin, community youth leader

This is not the best of times to die, funeral home operators say as bodies pile up in mortuaries

We were chained, caged like animals, beaten daily in Zamfara torture home –Halilu, rescued victim

Suspected vandals lay pipe to steal fuel from NNPC pipeline

FG’s response to COVID-19 outbreak was late-Nigerian Academy of Science

NMA berates Kogi commissioner for brutalising woman

NCS confirms death of four inmates over Kaduna jailbreak

Worshippers, Yahoo boys attack vigilantes in Edo

COVID-19: A’ Ibom doctors lament police harassment during lockdown

COVID-19: Curtailing government officials’ appetite for luxury amid dwindling revenue

We’ve not been served court order barring Ajimobi, says APC Legal adviser

Muslim group clarifies stand on alcohol-based sanitisers

NCDC Act empowers President to restrict movement — Ajulo

Osoba’s loyalists want commissioner sanctioned for attacking ex-gov

US evacuates 38,296 Americans from Nigeria, 77 other countries

Don battles DPO over rights abuse

I fell in love with my wife at first sight — Oye Ibidapo-Obe

COVID-19: Ize-Iyamu boosts persons with disabilities

COVID-19: US, Nigeria, Iran, others release detainees, prisoners

Buhari lacks powers to shut down states — Adegboruwa

Bauchi coronavirus cases rise from three to six

Coronavirus cases in US top 300,000

UPDATED: Nigeria records five new COVID-19 cases, total now 214

5G and COVID-19: The technology, conspiracy and ignorance

We will relax Ogun lockdown Tuesday, says Abiodun

BREAKING: Lagos may extend lockdown, says Sanwo-Olu

Five-year-old among 708 coronavirus deaths recorded in UK on Saturday 

Spain to extend lockdown, says stay-at-home bearing fruit

Greece extends coronavirus lockdown by three weeks

All senatorial districts in Ondo’ll get isolation centres, says Akeredolu

Coronavirus: FG seeks NASS approval for N500bn intervention fund

Enugu health commissioner is dead

Enugu health commissioner dies

PHOTOS: 188 Europeans evacuated via Abuja airport

Entertainers in politics

Oyo coronavirus cases rise to nine

Ex-Barca star Xavi donates 1m euros to hospital in coronavirus fight

UK COVID-19 death toll hits 4,313 as cases near 42,000

NCDC apologises for error in COVID-19 results, says total now 209

Coronavirus: Lagos health workers get N5bn insurance cover

15 medical staff test positive for coronavirus in Egypt

BREAKING: Missing Osun coronavirus patient found

One dead, four injured in gas explosion outside Moscow

Coping with fake pregnancy jokes

Some Nigerians are afraid of strong women –Tonto Dikeh

One coronavirus patient missing, says Osun govt

LUTH confirms PUNCH report, says patient died of COVID-19 complications

Two killed, seven injured in France stabbings

Contributions to COVID-19 relief fund hit N19.4bn — CBN

VIDEO: Why we believe coronavirus cannot get into our community – Makoko residents

Four soldiers, 63 ‘terrorists’ killed in Niger clash

Chinese medical team arrives in Nigeria soon — Health minister

COVID-19: Foreigners leaving Nigeria to use their health facilities – Minister

COVID-19: Nigeria should prioritise power supply to health care facilities

COVID-19: UN donates medical equipment to Nigeria

Army arrests soldiers threatening to rape women in viral video 

Lockdown may increase domestic violence, activists warn

FG asks INEC for 100 pick-up vans to trace contacts

COVID-19: 10 ways to care for your lungs to reduce infection risk

NERC orders power firms not to discontinue operations

COVID-19 support fund: World Bank exempts Nigeria from first batch of beneficiaries

Awala Boys: Teenage hoodlums terrorise Lagos community, kill three

31 Americans heading for Cross River now isolated –NNPC

OAU sex-for-mark lecturer released from prison two years after

Friday, April 03, 2020

Lockdown: Don’t harm Nigerians, Buhari warns security agencies

Ronaldo becomes football’s first billionaire

I’m a Chelsea fan because of Mikel –Rudeboy

Eavesdropper#Lockdown enforcement

My marriage…with Bob Manuel Udokwu

Akpeyi can’t wait to return to football

Neymar makes £775,000 donation to fight COVID-19

Sanchez return may end Osimhen’s United move

Abacha couldn’t guarantee Eagles’ safety at AFCON ’96 – Babangida

Abia Warriors keeper SHOT BY HOODLUMS IN stable condition – Club

Coronavirus will soon end –Taribo

Before Stardom with.. Fade Ogunro

Coronavirus: Eleven states, FCT shun chloroquine clinical trial –NAFDAC

Americans stranded at Lagos airport as evacuation flight fails to arrive

Ventilators we fixed at Jos hospital were first ones I ever saw — Gyang, one of two friends who fixed abandoned JUTH equipment free of charge

I’m not a smuggler, I don’t know why customs men killed my daughter –Dad of Ogun slain girl

I was tricked to Ghana with juicy job offer, sold into prostitution for N150,000– 18-year-old trafficked Edo girl

Woman divorces husband to find love via video game

Maryland store employs dog to deliver wine to customers

Mum, kids smoke herbal cigarettes to fight COVID-19

Coronavirus: Father gives son embarrassing haircut to enforce social distancing

Chinese medical team to arrive in Nigeria soon — Health minister

Fifty-five-year-old patient dies of COVID-19 in Lagos

We won’t release coronavirus corpses to families – FG

Husband of burnt Kogi PDP leader demands prosecution of wife’s killers

COVID-19: Food sellers accuse LG officials of extortion

AfDB approves gender equality fund for Nigeria, others

IBEDC suspends electricity disconnection in seven states

Uzodinma launches six isolation centres, 31 ambulances

Police bust Abuja gang selling cocaine

Jumia CEOs slash salaries, support workers

COVID-19: Winners Chapel donates ambulance, ventilators, others to FCT

COVID-19: Kaduna Custodial Centre suspends admission of new inmates

Oil rises above $34, OPEC+ to meet Monday

BREAKING: Nigeria records 20 new coronavirus cases, two deaths

Residents flee Ondo community as suspected herdsmen kill three

EXCLUSIVE: Lagos records first COVID-19 death as infected renal patient dies at LUTH

BREAKING: Ondo records first coronavirus case

Coronavirus: 4,000 UK citizens seek evacuation from Nigeria

COVID-19: FG tracing 6700 contacts, says NCDC

COVID-19: Nigeria searches for 6700 contacts

Premier League clubs to ‘consult’ players over pay cuts

COVID-19: Nine Cameroonians arrested while trying to enter Nigeria through waterways 

Corona beer producer halts brewing over COVID-19 pandemic

[BREAKING] COVID-19: FG to evacuate Nigerians abroad

COVID-19: Nine Cameroonian migrants arrested in Calabar

COVID-19: Saving lives more paramount than saving jobs – WHO, IMF

South Africa’s coronavirus cases rise to 1,505

Coronavirus: Joshua’s heavyweight title defence postponed

Joshua’s heavyweight title defence postponed by coronavirus

Bayern Munich extend contract with coach Flick until 2023

Full list: Areas with highest coronavirus cases in Lagos

Lockdown: Don’t harm Nigerians, Buhari tells security agencies

Behave yourselves or lockdown’ll be extended, minister warns Nigerians

BREAKING: Fire guts Lagos market

COVID-19: Minister refuses to disclose drugs used in treating patients

COVID-19: FG sourcing protective equipment locally – Lai Mohammed

[VIDEO] COVID-19: A look inside a Lagos isolation centre

COVID-19: Families can’t claim corpses for burial – Lai Mohammed

Families can’t claim coronavirus corpses for burial – Lai

Queen Elizabeth II to make special broadcast on coronavirus

BREAKING: Lagos discharges four coronavirus patients

COVID-19: We never expected something worse than Ebola, says FG

Ancelotti wants fair play on season restart date

Thank God for making me sick, says immigration boss

Coronavirus: Five tips for surviving lockdown

COVID-19 lockdown: Domestic violence cases may rise, activists warn

COVID-19: UK PM, Boris Johnson, says he feels better

Prince Charles opens 4,000-bed coronavirus field hospital in London

China releases $56 billion to banks in virus response

Singapore orders lockdown after surge in local coronavirus cases

China to hold national mourning for coronavirus victims

Withdraw soldiers from enforcing lockdown, Falana tells Buhari

Italy’s Conte demands more ‘courage’ from EU to fight virus

I never had N30 billion – Davido

BREAKING: Nigeria’s coronavirus cases rise to 190

Residents stay indoors as Oro storms Ife streets

Nigerians now share self-cure for coronavirus via WhatsApp – Lai

COVID-19: FCT monitors 40 contacts of late Imo hotelier

COVID-19: Germans to be fined €500 for breaking distancing rules

Prison inmates, police, military detainees at risk –AI

Sumo tournaments postponed as Japan coronavirus cases spread

Google to publish user location data to help tackle coronavirus

Global coronavirus cases top a million, deaths surpass 50,000

Untouchable: Coronavirus positive mother births baby who tests negative

Youths reject location of isolation centre in Ondo community

Pandemic pandemonium: Watch what you watch

Security agents’ excesses disturbing manufacturers’ operations — MAN

Review VAT to reflect current realities, FG told

Emmanuel announces 14-day lockdown in A’Ibom

CSOs want transparency in COVID-19 funds spending

Sanwo-Olu, wife test negative for coronavirus

Seven burnt, 23 houses razed in fresh Plateau attack

Ebonyi woman kills lover pulling his genitals

COVID-19: Osun threatens jail term for fake news

Mikel set to join Botafogo

Conduct thorough investigation into Akure explosion – Agency

Thursday, April 02, 2020

Two sentenced to death for killing UniOsun student

Living in fear of Abba Kyari

FG begs US billionaire for ventilators, withdraws appeal, apologises

Pele confesses he’s not a Santos fan

Hardest part of acting is passing message without talking –Chris Okagbue

COVID-19: Govt finds 3,550 contacts, concern as cases reach 190

Google offers $6.5m to fight coronavirus misinformation

FG distributes cash to Anambra, Katsina, Nasarawa residents

MTN highlights support to govt, subscribers, SMEs

Petrol price: Marketers seek loans, DPR enforces compliance

NCAA suspends issuance of operator, drone certification, others

FG disowns free Internet promises, COVID-19 donations

637 Europeans evacuated, Reps make case for aviation workers

NUPENG threatens strike over sacked PHRC workers

Online retail sales rise, delivery wobbles in Ogun, Rivers

Reps ask Gbajabiamila to send their salaries to states

Gombe APC faction expels Rep member

Uzodinma appoints interim chairmen for Imo LGs

Gombe assembly postpones hearing on Chief Judge

Fayose, Ortom, Ganduje, wife, others, test negative

Atiku denies plans to hand over cash to Nigerians

Borno goes tough on filling stations hoarding fuel

Imo Rep, firm distribute 15,000 sanitisers

Atiku’s son shares COVID-19 experience

Bauchi lifts curfew, shut boundaries

Buhari hails Awujale on 60th anniversary

14-day isolation: Buhari’s daughter rejoins family

Diri signs order as Bayelsa domesticates Quarantine Act

FG begins FCT disinfection, enlists 300 volunteers

Kidnapped Chinese miners regain freedom in Ebonyi

Bandits kill 22, injure scores in Sokoto

Dangote Cement leads gainers to halt market downtrend

Nigeria, Chad, Niger bomb Boko Haram

Air force, police personnel exchange words in Abuja

Foreign reserves shed $3.02bn in three months

Coronavirus: The lockdown and after

Unitrust activates online platforms

Corpers, MAPOLY lecturer, BUK produce sanitisers

Edo residents attack garri sellers over price hike

Malawi announces first coronavirus cases

Coronavirus: Nine latest global developments

VIDEO: ‘If coronavirus does not kill us, hunger will kill us’ -Lagos residents cry out

COVID-19: After 14 days in isolation, Buhari’s daughter rejoins family

BREAKING: I hope to be out soon, Atiku’s son speaks from isolation

COVID-19: Gov Emmanuel announces total lockdown in Akwa Ibom

COVID-19: Governors can impose curfews, says FG

Wimbledon chief fears ‘no more tennis this year’

BREAKING: Nigeria records 10 new coronavirus cases in Lagos, Abuja

VIDEO: There’s nothing left for us to eat, Lagos residents bemoan lockdown

We don’t know when football will resume —FIFA

COVID-19: FG begins disinfection in Abuja, enlists 300 volunteers

Eight-year-old boy donates savings to fight COVID-19 in Kwara

[BREAKING] Coronavirus: 11 new patients recover, discharged in Lagos

Ile-Ife holds spiritual cleansing, Oro ritual for COVID-19

BREAKING: Osun records six new coronavirus cases

COVID-19: Close Almajiri schools or face arrest, Zamfara police warn clerics

UCH Chief Medical Director recovers from COVID-19

[VIDEO] COVID-19: LASEPA seals churches for flouting ban on gathering

[UPDATED] COVID-19: 637 Europeans evacuated from Nigeria, Benin

Social distancing: Minister explains huge crowd during cash transfer exercise

People not showing COVID-19 symptoms difficult to keep in isolation – NCDC boss

COVID-19: 637 Europeans evacuated from Nigeria

Akwa Ibom rejects COVID-19 results, asks NCDC to conduct fresh tests

WHO reiterates warning that kids are hit by coronavirus too

COVID-19: Persons being traced now over 6,000, says minister

 Make food, electricity available during lockdown, ASUU tells govts

ASUU asks FG, states to make food, electricity available during lockdown

Power supply rises to 4,257MW as plants receive gas

PHOTOS: Lagos shuts, disinfects mosque where worshippers attacked officials

Army commander says Boko Haram overwhelms troops in viral video

Saudi Arabia imposes 24-hour curfew in Mecca, Medina

COVID-19: Prison inmates, detainees in police, military facilities at risk -AI

Premier League clubs threatened with extra tax on players’ wages

Coronavirus crisis to end ‘unhealthy’ spending in football —Rummenigge

Kalu, Dariye, Metuh safe in prison custody –NCS

COVID-19: FG regrets begging US billionaire for ventilators, deletes tweet

BREAKING: Germany donates €5.5m to Nigeria amid COVID-19

More than 500,000 confirmed coronavirus cases in Europe

Edo doctor treating COVID-19 patients contracts disease

You’ll regret defying lockdown order, LASTMA tells motorists

COVID-19: Malaria drugs getting scarce – Doctors

Philippines ambassador dies of COVID-19

Unilever, Dangote Cement lead losers as market sheds N104bn

Coronavirus: FG begs US billionaire for ventilators on Twitter

Emirates to resume limited passenger flights

Man jailed for stealing face masks

Belgium’s coronavirus death toll tops 1,000

My son didn’t test positive for COVID-19 — Ishaku

Israel health minister contracts COVID-19, Netanyahu re-enters quarantine

Togo declares ‘state of emergency’ over virus

COVID-19: Stay at home, says LASEMA after truck kills six

COVID-19: UK will ‘massively increase testing’, says Johnson

COVID-19: Akwa Ibom to deploy 13 ventilators – Udom

COVID-19: Akwa Ibom testing 13 ventilators to ensure they’re functional – Udom

Lockdown: DHQ disowns torture videos

COVID-19: No mask, no movement in Cross River – Ayade

COVID-19: No nose mask, no movement in Cross River – Ayade

Mother of three jumps into Osun river, cites hard times

BREAKING: Coronavirus humbles me, immigration boss speaks from isolation

Ignore new fuel price, IPMAN tells marketers

Wednesday, April 01, 2020

Nigeria’s total public debt rises to N27.4tn –DMO

Banks recorded N1.05tn bad loans in 2019 – NBS

Ekiti court convicts two Egyptians, others for flouting lockdown

I’ve fears COVID-19 funds will be looted –Olaniyan

No God is punishing us with COVID-19

Group tackles Obiano on N1bn COVID-19 spending

I didn’t know there’re explosives in my truck –Ondo driver

Operations will continue at seaports, says NPA

Olowu, ex-AGF, oppose siting of isolation centre in Obasanjo Hilltop

Minister denies knowledge of Abba Kyari’s whereabouts in Lagos

FG distributes N20,000 to 5,000 households

COVID-19 lockdown: Write play on pandemic later, Presidency replies Soyinka

Van Dijk: Messi MY toughest opponent

Why I don’t like Taye Taiwo – Isabey

Kidnappers hit us with cutlasses, threatened to kill us – Ojo

Two die as rainstorm wreaks havoc in Ondo, Enugu, Nasarawa

Housewife jumps into river, cites hard times

Fallen truck kills six commuters in Lagos

Mother, two children burnt to death in Bauchi

Worshippers attack COVID-19 enforcement officers in Lagos

Businessman jailed for issuing N5m dud cheque

Anambra councillor killed over land dispute

Malami writes heads of courts on time-bound cases

Kaduna threatens clampdown on clerics harbouring Almajiri

Why you should stay at home

Sule imposes 24-hour curfew in Nasarawa communuty

CP deploys riot policemen as tension rises in isolation camp

FG reviews lockdown as COVID-19 cases rise by 35

Rivers lawmakers donate salaries to fight pandemic

We’ll skin you alive, soldiers threaten PUNCHman

Yobe gov, commissioners donate half salary for COVID-19 fight

UI shuts gates, clubs, introduces new gate pass

Akwa Ibom records first cases of coronavirus

Six-week-old baby dies of coronavirus in US

BREAKING: Six-week-old baby dies of coronavirus

Four months after Wuhan, WHO troubled by COVID-19 increase

BREAKING: Coronavirus cases top 900,000 worldwide

BREAKING: Nigeria records 23 new cases of COVID-19, total now 174

COVID-19: We’ve tested over 2,000 people, says health minister

Anthony Joshua loses close friends to coronavirus

15 attackers, one soldier killed in Burkina Faso clash

COVID-19: We don’t know why NCDC is listing two cases for us – Bauchi govt

COVID-9: We don’t know why NCDC is listing two cases for us – Bauchi govt

Algeria ex-police boss, family jailed 15 years for corruption

Former Somalia PM dies of coronavirus in UK

175,911 PoS transactions fail as lockdown begins

Federer ‘devastated’ as Wimbledon cancelled due to virus

Total lockdown not top option in Oyo – Makinde

Banks recorded N5.28tn non-performing loans in 2019 -NBS

[VIDEO] COVID-19: Total lockdown begins in Lagos and Abuja

UK records over 500 coronavirus deaths in a day

Coronavirus: 11 latest developments globally

Kwara mourns as UK-based Nigerian doctor dies of coronavirus

De Bruyne vows to play two extra years after virus lockdown

Wimbledon cancelled due to coronavirus

Lightning strike leaves 20 dead in Congolese capital

Internet traffic surges as lockdown begins in Lagos

UEFA postpone all international matches scheduled for June

COVID-19: Kaduna relaxes curfew

COVID-19: Africans rush for chloroquine despite caution

Israel converts missile production lines to ventilators making centre

COVID-19: Man tests positive after 14 days quarantine

Premier League accused of ‘moral vacuum’ as clubs cut staff wages

Europe toll tops 30,000 as UN warns of world’s worst crisis since WWII

The rich would have travelled out if COVID-19 was only in Nigeria – Lagosian

Arsenal to replace Auba with Osimhen

COVID-19: Davido tests negative again

COVID-19: JAMB donates three ventilators to Abuja 

[BREAKING] Coronavirus: American evacuated after testing positive in Lagos

Edinburgh arts festival cancelled due to coronavirus

Coronavirus: Osun now third state with highest cases in Nigeria

Syria war records lowest monthly death toll in 9 years

Belgium defender Meunier keen to prolong PSG stay

Lagos, Ogun, FCT may lose N1.6tn to lockdown – Investigation

World faces food crisis in wake of coronavirus – UN, WTO

Zamfara cleric chains 56 persons at illegal centre, arrested

COVID-19: Taraba closes markets, bans public gathering

Covid-19: Putin working remotely after meeting infected doctor

Iran floods leave 21 dead

Covid-19: China reports 1,300 asymptomatic virus cases after public concern

COVID-19: Ikeja Electric suspends disconnection of electricity during lockdown

COVID-19 lockdown: Ikeja Electric suspends disconnection for non-paying customers

BREAKING: Nigeria records 12 new COVID-19 cases, total now 151

COVID-19: 11-year-old Indonesian girl dies after contracting virus

Gunmen murder three persons in Plateau midnight attack

Spain death toll hits 9,053 as COVID-19 cases pass 100,000

MTN considers Nigerian stake sale

COVID-19: Police harassing us on way to hospitals, health workers allege

Villager fakes death to avoid COVID-19 lockdown

China lockdown blocked 700,000 COVID-19 cases – Research

#AprilFoolDay: Don’t add panic to global pains, COVID-19 volunteers warn Nigerians

Beijing 2022 Olympics face ‘special situation’ after Tokyo delay

Europe COVID-19 death toll tops 30,000

Novel coronavirus update

Juve may sell Ronaldo

Daughter of Ogun UK-returnee tests positive

We’re suspending business in Lagos, Abuja –Sex workers

I’ve anti-coronavirus plants in my garden –Anambra female herbalist

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

NERC suspends electricity tariff increase

Ajumouh: The left-footed 10-year-old diamond

‘Makinde didn’t contract COVID-19 at Ibadan PDP rally’

Work from home, union orders railway workers

Nwosu died of lung infection – Feyisetan

EPL’s best and worst transfers of January 2020

How Drogba stopped civil war in Ivory Coast

Hoodlums kill two, burgle shops in Oyo

Kaduna shuts school over nine-year-old pupil’s defilement

Ensure abducted Chinese’s release, Umahi tells LG boss, MACABAN

Lockdown: Police disperse Lagos youths playing football

Rainstorm destroys Radio Bayelsa mast

Gombe revenue service uncovers fake receipt syndicate

Travel agent jailed 10 years for N1.8m fraud

Olakpe’s death, big loss to LASTMA — GM

Confusion as soldiers, police enforce Rivers curfew

Bauchi begins 14-day lockdown today

Police quiz Plateau cleric for violating gathering restrictions

Army orders tailors to produce masks for soldiers

Why C’River denied 35 Americans entry –Ayade’s aide

Why we embarked on strike during coronavirus crisis – ASUU

Ekiti COVID-19 patient recovers, discharged

UN partners Borno, Yobe, Adamawa to protect IDP camps

Kaduna CAN distributes foodstuff to underprivileged members

Anambra spends N1bn on protective materials

Travellers lament as Lagos, Abuja lockdown begins

FG plans 1,500 tests daily, Oyo, Edo decry kit shortage

Army redeploys anti-B’Haram war commander, 12 generals in shakeup

Stop feeding children with sanitisers, Ogun warns parents

Reps to donate March, April salaries to fight COVID-19

Buhari, resolve electricity privatisation crisis

Coronavirus as Nigeria’s reset button

Obasanjo, ex-African leaders demand action against COVID-19 spread

BREAKING: FG reduces petrol price to N123.5 per litre

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