Tag: Coronavirus in Nigeria

Top Current Affairs Today’s News Headlines — June 1, 2020

Nigeria COVID-19 Update for May 29, 2020 As of 31st May 2020, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 307 news cases, 3007 recoveries and 287 deaths. The total number of cases of COVID-19 in Nigeria is now 10162. Nationwide Ban on Religious Gathering FG relaxes ban on religious gathering with effect June 1, 2020 […]

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, […]

FG directs NAFDAC to assess herbal mixture as possible COVID-19 treatment

==> The Nigerian government has ordered the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) to carry out necessary procedures for the assessment of a plant-based cough mixture as a possible treatment for COVID-19. ==> The directive was issued by permanent secretary in the ministry of health, Mashi Abdullahi, in a memo with […]

COVID-19: First batch of Nigerians evacuated from UK arrives Lagos

==> The first batch of Nigerians evacuated from the United Kingdom (UK) arrived Lagos on Friday, May 8, 2020. The Chairman, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), Abike Dabiri, confirmed the development saying; “First evacuation from the UK has landed in Lagos. The passengers will be proceeding to Abuja where they will be on 14-day compulsory […]

NAQS to fully resume export certification activities at ports

==> 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 […]

COVID-19 Lockdown: 9mobile Offers Free Data Access to e-learning Sites

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, […]

Nigeria Coronavirus Current Affairs: 1st – 30th April 2020

Last updated on April 26th, 2020 at 08:33 pmHere 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 […]

Nigeria Coronavirus Current Affairs: 1st – 31st March 2020

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 […]

Daily Current Affairs: March 12, 2020

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 […]