==> The Federal Government on Thursday May 7, 2020 said its policy on self-isolation, which prescribes that people should stay at home for certain time to authenticate their COVID-19 status has failed, saying this was the reason quarantining was made compulsory for all those coming into Nigeria. ==> The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, […]
==> Lagos State Commissioner of Health, Prof Akin Abayomi, on Friday, May 8, 2020, said the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Lagos State may increase to 120,000 between July and August. ==> He made this disclosure at a press conference where he added that the virus was expected to reach its peak in […]
The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control, NCDC has published guidance on the use of cloth masks by individuals in non-healthcare settings. COVID-19 is primarily spread through respiratory droplets when an infected person coughs, sneezes or talks. In response to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak in Nigeria, NCDC advises the use of face masks as an additional […]
==> As FG eases lockdown in the fight against the novel Coronavirus, COVID-19, pandemic, the Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service, NAQS, on Friday, May 8, 2020 said the Service will fully resume export certification activities at the nation’s ports to reactivate agribusiness in the country. ==> The news was disclosed by the Director-General, NAQS, Dr. Vincent […]
Learn at Home (LHP) gets even more better as students can now access online materials free of charge amid the COVID-19 pandemic. As school remain closed following the COVID-19 pandemic, a mobile operator, 9mobile has offered Nigerian students free data access to online education sites. This news was made known by on Thursday, May 7, […]
To release advisory memo to customers on a weekly basis of the branches open to serve them. Following the Federal Government’s announcement on the gradual easing of lockdown caused by COVID-19 pandemic aross the nation, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc has over the weekend, released a list of its branches that will be opened for business on […]
The Federal Government through the Office of the Head of Service of the Federation on Thursday April 30, 2020 released a circular for partial resumption of duties for officers on grade level 14 and above and those on essential duties. This circular is coming three days after President Muhammadu Buhari did a nationwide broadcast on […]
1FG Declares May 1, 2020 as Public Holiday The Federal Government on April 28, 2020 declared Friday, May 1, 2020 as public holiday to mark this year’s International Workers’ Day Celebration. The announcement was made by the Minister of Interior, Ogbeni Rauf Adesoji Aregbesola, on behalf of the Federal Government. 2 Coronavirus: IMF approves $3.4 […]
Powered by the Federal Ministry of Education (FME) and the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), the Task Team saddled with the responsibility of working out a Learn at Home Programme (LHP) for all the 36 States and FCT has on April 28, 2020 released a timetable for States E-Learning Radio/TV programme. The Learn at Home […]
As the heat of coronavirus pandemic continues, new words are being added to world renowned dictionaries like Oxford English Dictionary and Merriam-Webster Dictionary. Below are entirely new headword entries appearing in both dictionaries for the first time. New word entries Covid-19, (noun): “An acute respiratory illness in humans caused by a coronavirus, which is […]
The COVID-19 has so far been reported in 210 countries and territories.
The summary include mainly the key points made by each member of the task force.
Fellow Nigerians I will start by commending you all for the resilience and patriotism that you have shown in our collective fight against the biggest health challenge of our generation. As at yesterday, 26th April 2020, some 3 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been recorded globally with about 900,000 recoveries. Unfortunately, some 200,000 people […]
1President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday April 27, 2020, signed the Proclamation Order on the General Management of COVID-19 in Lagos, Ogun, Kano, the Federal Capital Territory and other States in Nigeria as contained in his national broadcast of same date. 2The signing of the order was in exercise of the powers conferred on him by […]
Here are the coronavirus pandemic timeline for April 2020 in Nigeria. SOURCE: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng
Here are bulleted current affairs to note about coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria from 1st to 30th April 2020. => On 1 April, Taraba State government announced the banning of all public gatherings of more than 20 persons in the state. The state government also ordered the closure of all markets with immediate effect, except those providing […]
Here are bulleted current affairs to note about coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria from 1st to 31st March 2020. The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, in early March 2020, announced that 60 persons who had contact with the index Italian patient were under isolation, 40 persons in Ogun State and 20 in Lagos State. => On […]
This is coming few hours after the Central Bank of Nigeria directed banks operating in the country to suspend all plans of staff layoffs irrespective of cadre. Few hours after the Central Bank of Nigeria ordered banks operating in the country to suspend any plans of staff layoff irrespective of cadre, Access Bank, which had […]
Here are the coronavirus pandemic timeline for March 2020 in Nigeria. Tip: Use the Search box to quickly search and find any date of interest. SOURCE: https://covid19.ncdc.gov.ng
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The West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) ok n Friday, March 20, 2020 announcement that it has postponed the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) to a time yet unknown. This news was made known by in a statement by the Nigeria’s head of WAEC National Office, Patrick Areghan. According to the statement, […]
COVID-19: NAFDAC Approves Production Of Chloroquine For Clinical Trial
The Code of Conduct Bureau, CCB on Wednesday 18 March, 2020 announced
If you sat for the 2020 JAMB Examination and you have been finding it difficult loading the online result checker portal, try no further as the Joint Admission and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Wednesday announced it has shut down the portal. According to JAMB management, the need to shut down the JAMB 2020 Result Checker […]
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If you sat for JAMB 2020 Examination, be informed that that you can now on your own Check JAMB Result 2020 online! As expected, the JAMB management has made open the result checking portal which you can now freely access by yourself with your mobile phone, palmtop, laptop or desktop. Without much talks, let’s quickly […]
The Lagos State Ministry of Health on March 17, 2020 confirmed a new case of the deadly COVID-19 disease in Lagos, Nigeria.
If you read our previous post on Nigeria Immigration Service recruitment 2020, you would have noticed that the recruitment portal announced in the post is not the official NIS recruitment portal. To guide the general public, the Nigerian Immigration Service has released an updated statement informing the general public that the recruitment portal has been […]
Update: This article has been updated to reflect the changes made by NIS as regards change of its official recruitment portal which the Service announced on March 15, 2020.
Watch a video demonstration for not just children but also for adults on the powerful effect of soap on virus. #COVID-19 The COVID-19 outbreak which the World Health Organization recently declared a pandemic has remain a global concern. One of the major preventive measures recommended by WHO is constant washing of hands with soap and […]
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Here are key March 12, 2020 Nigeria Current Affairs for knowledge-base. Business & Economy 1. Coronavirus: Nigeria’s Budget will suffer severe strain due to outbreak of COVID-19 The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed on Wednesday declared that the country’s budget will suffer severe strain due to the impact that the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus […]
Here are key March 11, 2020 Nigeria Current Affairs on coronavirus, COVID-19 for knowledge-base.
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Few weeks after announcing first confirmed case of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria,
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The National Youth Service Corp (NYSC) having announced official dates for its 2020 mobilization time-table for Batch A service year,
The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has commenced the mobilization for the 2020 Batch ‘A’ service year.
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The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, on Tuesday 3 March 2020 announced that the Director-General of the
As more cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) keep rising globally and Nigeria recently announcing a first confirmed case in Lagos Nigeria,
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on 28 February 2020 published a press statement by the Federal Ministry of Health