World No Tobacco Day 2020 Quiz [May 31st]

World No Tobacco Day 2020 Quiz [May 31st] Today is “World No Tobacco Day!” Take the 2020 Quiz [May 31st] for the World No Tobacco Day to test your knowledge today. 1. World Tobacco Day is celebrated annually on [A] May 27 [B] May 28 [C] May 29 [D] May 31 2. The 2020 theme […]

WiJAFRICA 2020: Nigeria’s ‘25 Most Powerful’ Women In Journalism

WiJAFRICA 2020: Nigeria’s ‘25 Most Powerful’ Women In Journalism A list of 25 Most Powerful Women in the Nigerian media – particularly journalism has been released by organisers of the annual Women in Journalism Africa conference. Women in Journalism Africa (WiJAFRICA) is the annual conference for women journalists working in Africa. The program is organised […]

Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — May 30, 2020

Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — May 30, 2020 Nigeria COVID-19 Update for May 29, 2020 As of 28 May 2020, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 387 news cases, 2697 recoveries and 261 deaths. The total number of cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria is now 9302. Nigeria crosses the 9000 mark in […]

Current Affairs MCQ Quiz with Answers and Notes | May 29, 2020

Current Affairs MCQ Quiz with Answers and Notes | May 29, 2020 Here is our May 29, 2020 National and International News and Current Affairs Quiz. We have made it interactive so you can assess how much you follow the headlines. 1. The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of Central Bank of Nigeria on May 29, […]

Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — May 29, 2020

Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — May 29, 2020 Nigeria COVID-19 Update for May 28, 2020 As of 28 May 2020, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 182 news cases, 2592 recoveries and 259 deaths. The total number of cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria is now 8915. FG to convert hotels, schools to […]

Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — May 28, 2020

Last updated on May 29th, 2020 at 11:43 amTop Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — May 28, 2020 Nigeria COVID-19 Update for May 27, 2020 As of 27 May 2020, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 389 news cases, 2501 recoveries and 254 deaths. The total number of cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria is […]

Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — May 27, 2020

Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — May 27,  2020 Nigeria COVID-19 Update for May 26, 2020 As of 26 May 2020, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 276 news cases, 2385 recoveries and 249 deaths. The total number of cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria is now 8344. Africa COVID-19 Update for May 26, […]

Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — May 26, 2020

COVID-19 Update for Nigeria Crosses 8000 mark, records 229 new cases of COVID-19 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday night, May 25, 2020 confirmed 229 new cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria. According to NCDC, 90 cases were recorded in Lagos State, 27 in Katsina State, 26 in Imo State, 23 in Kano […]

Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today [Tue-26-May-2020]

Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today [Tue-26-May-2020] Here are top Nigerian newspaper headlines for Tuesday May 26 2020 latest from Nigerian national dailies. Vanguard Newspaper, Daily Sun, Guardian, Daily Independent, Punch Newspaper, Tribune, The Nation Newspaper, ThisDay Newspaper Headlines. Punch Newspaper Headlines Today [Tue-26-May-2020] INEC plans to start electronic voting in 2021 Telecoms operators demand removal of […]

Lockdown Quiz: 50 Children General Knowledge Quiz Questions & Answers

Lockdown Quiz: 50 Children General Knowledge Quiz Questions & Answers Try this quiz on your children to serve as home school follow up while keeping their brains busy. Target is primary school children, aged 4 to 11, but you will be shocked grownups will find some of the questions hard to answer! Ahead of Children’s […]

Register Your Child for FirstBank FREE e-Learning Program for Students [Govt Approved Curriculum]

Register Your Child for FirstBank FREE e-Learning Program for Students [Govt Approved Curriculum] Nigeria, is partnering with innovative technology firms to provide e-learning solutions with the Government approved curriculum for students towards the drive to enable 1 Million students to move to e-learning platforms both online and offline. As schools remain closed, parents and guardians […]

Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today [Mon-25-May-2020]

Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today [Mon-25-May-2020] Here are top Nigerian newspaper headlines for Monday May 25 2020 latest from Nigerian national dailies. Vanguard Newspaper, Daily Sun, Guardian, Daily Independent, Punch Newspaper, Tribune, The Nation Newspaper, ThisDay Newspaper Headlines. Vanguard Newspaper Headlines Today [Mon-25-May-2020] About 10 Akwa Ibom Govt House Press corps reportedly test positive for COVID-19 […]

Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — May 24, 2020

Last updated on May 25th, 2020 at 08:11 pmCOVID-19 Report for Sunday, May 24, 2020 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday, May 23, 2020 recorded 265 new cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) thus bringing the total number of infections in the country to 7,526 With the latest announcement, the total number of […]

Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today [Sun-24-May-2020]

Nigerian Newspaper Headlines Today [Sun-24-May-2020] Here are top newspaper headlines for Sunday, May 24 2020 from Nigerian national dailies. Vanguard Newspaper, Daily Sun, Guardian, Daily Independent, Punch Newspaper, Tribune, The Nation Newspaper, ThisDay Newspaper Headlines. Vanguard Newspaper Headlines Today [Sun-24-May-2020] Nigeria confirms 265 new cases of COVID-19, total now 7526; 133 in Lagos BOKO HARAM: […]

Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — 23 May 2020

Last updated on May 24th, 2020 at 07:15 pm Flight Resumption Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State on Friday, May 22, 2020 said the state government would interface with the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 with a view of having resumption of local flights between Lagos and Abuja. The governor, said this became necessary because of […]

List of States With No COVID-19 Testing Labs in Nigeria [Updated May 23, 2020]

List of States without COVID-19 Testing Labs in Nigeria [Updated May 23, 2020] As the COVID-19 pandemic rages in the country, 20 states are yet to have testing laboratories. Nigeria’s testing capacity as a result, still trails behind what is obtained in neighbouring African countries. Some of the states experiencing community transmission are among the […]

SGF Issues Procedures for Removal of Heads of Government Agencies

SGF Issues Procedures for Removal of Heads of Government Agencies The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, on Friday, May 22, 2020 issued a procedure to ministers for the removal of heads of parastatals in the country. The new procedure emerged few days after the news of the removal of the […]

Nigeria Records 245 New Cases of COVID-19, total now 7,261

Nigeria Records 245 New Cases of COVID-19, total now 7,261 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Friday, May 22, 2020 announced 245 new confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The announcement now brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country to 7,261. Total number of discharged patients is […]

Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — 22 May 2020

Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — 22 May 2020 Executive Order President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday, May 22, 2020 granted financial autonomy to the legislature and judiciary across the 36 states of the country. Buhari granted the autonomy after he signed the Executive Order No. 10 of 2020 for the implementation of Financial Autonomy of […]

COVID-19: When will schools reopen in Nigeria?

COVID-19: When will schools reopen in Nigeria? Parents, guardians and even students themselves all want to know when schools in Nigeria will be reopening. A handful of questions like the ones below have continuously made headlines: When will schools reopen in Nigeria? When is school resuming When is school reopening in Nigeria When is school […]

President Buhari signs 2018 Executive Order on overseas assets declaration

President Buhari signs 2018 Executive Order on overseas assets declaration President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the 2018 Amended Executive Order 008 on Voluntary Offshore Assets Regularisation Scheme (VOARS). Special Assistant to the Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice on Media and Public Relations, Umar Gwandu, disclosed this on Thursday in Abuja. “As […]

FG Declares Monday, Tuesday Public Holidays

FG Declares Monday, Tuesday Public Holidays The Federal Government on Thursday, May 21, 2020 declared Monday and Tuesday as public holidays to to mark Eldi Fitri Celebration. The Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola made the public holiday declaration on behalf of the Federal Government via his Twitter handle on Thursday. The minister congratulated all […]

Apply for COVID-19 Africa Grant Fund 2020

Apply for COVID-19 Africa Grant Fund 2020 A COVID-19 Africa Rapid Fund Grant with an initial total funding of approximately USD4.75million, close to N1.8 Billion, has been launched to address research questions and implement science engagement activities associated with the pandemic.   Background The National Research Foundation (NRF) supported by South Africa’s Department of Science […]

NCDC COVID-19 Testing Awareness Quiz

Think you’ve gotten the basic knowledge about coronavirus (COVID-19) testing? Take the NCDC COVID-19 Awareness Quiz to see for sure if you have got all the right information about COVID-19 TESTING or DIAGNOSIS and how to look after your health. Let’s Go! This quiz was sourced from NCDC micro website. You can download the PDF […]

New DG of SEC: 15 Things to Know about Dr Lamido Yuguda

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 appointed Mr Lamido Yuguda as the new substantive Director General of Nigeria’s apex capital market regulator, Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Here are 15 things to know about Dr Lamido Yuguda, the newly appointed Director-General of Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC): 1. He obtained a B.Sc in […]

Full list of Post COVID-19 Committe for Creative Industry

Full list of Post COVID-19 Committe for Creative Industry The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Tuesday, May 19, 2020 performed the virtual inauguration of the Post-Covid-19 Initiatives Committee for the Creative Industry, with a call on all members of the industry to support the committee in the interest of the industry. […]

Job Vacancies: Catholic Relief Services Portal 2020 | www.crs.org

Job Vacancies: Catholic Relief Services Portal 2020 | www.crs.org Catholic Relief Services (CRS) is an International non-governmental organization supporting relief and development work in over 99 countries around the world. CRS programs assist persons on the basis of need, regardless of creed, ethnicity or nationality. CRS works through local church and nonchurch partners to implement […]

Wike Shifts lockdown from Thursday 14 to Sunday 17 May, 2020

==> Governor Nyesom Wike has shifted the proposed second phase of total lockdown of Obio/Akpor and Port Harcourt local government areas. ==> The total lockdown which according to Wike is measure to stop the spread of coronavirus in the state was supposed to resume on Thursday 14 May 2020 after the two day break he […]

Buhari Appoints Ibrahim Gambari as new Chief of Staff

==> President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, May 12, 2020, appointed Former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Agboola Gambari, as his new Chief of Staff. ==> Gambari with his appointment, will now replace Mallam Abba Kyari, who died last month of COVID-19. ==> Gambari who is from Kwara State was the Minister of External Affairs […]

Daily PTF COVID-19 Briefing: May 11, 2020 Keynotes

Below are May 11, 2020 Keynotes from the Daily Briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19. On Madagascar COVID-19 Syrup ==> SGF: Madagascar has made allocations to various countries, & sent them to Guinea Bissau. We‘re supposed to make arrangements to freight Nigeria’s allocation from Guinea Bissau; it‘ll be subjected to the standard validation […]

Coronavirus: A FREE AudioBook for Children (Aged 5-7)

Are your children fully in the know the reason why there were asked to stop going to school? Have you taken some time to explain to them what coronavirus is, and why everyone is talking about it? Do you know your children have lots of questions about the coronavirus pandemic which only you will not […]

COVID-19: Wike lifts lockdown in Rivers

He said that the total lockdown will be lifted on Tuesday 12th May, 2020 and Wednesday, 13th May, 2020. Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike has on Sunday, May 10, 2020, announced the temporary lifting of the total lockdown on Obio/Akpor and Port Harcourt Local Government Areas for two days only, with effect from Tuesday 12th […]

List of States with NCDC Molecular Labs for testing COVID-19 in Nigeria

==> The Nigerian Center for Disease Control, NCDC, on Sunday, May 10, 2020 released the list of States with molecular laboratories for testing suspected cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria. ==> According to NCDC, 23 molecular laboratories have been set up in thirteen states, including the FCT. ==> The NCDC made this known via its official […]

Nigeria’s Coronavirus cases hit 4,151, with 239 new cases reported

==> Daily NCDC coronavirus report in Nigeria today – Nigeria recorded 239 fresh cases of Coronavirus on Saturday, May 9, 2020 shooting its overall total to 4,151 infections. ==> As usual, Lagos retained the first on the list of reported states with 97 new cases, while Bauchi recorded 44 new infections and Kano, ramping up […]