Category: Top Newspaper Headlines

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 […]

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

COVID-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 discharged patients increased to 2,174, while the total […]

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 — 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

COVID-19: 160 Stranded Nigerians depart U.S. for Abuja

It is expected to arrive at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, around noon on Sunday. Not less than 160 Nigerians stranded in the United States due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic have made the first batch of nationals coming back to Nigeria. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that 160 Nigerians, including eight […]

Top Nigeria Newspaper Headlines: 09-May-2020

Rats are infecting humans with hepatitis E Virus, means of transmission not known The most recent case came a week ago; a 61-year-old man with abnormal liver function tested positive on April 30. And there might be hundreds more… Nigeria, four others, top list of countries with high COVID-19 cases and deaths The Africa Centre […]

Full list of Lagos State LGAs with highest COVID-19 cases

Abayomi said the State was using the data to plan its strategies and where to place increased surveillance and isolation capacity. The Lagos State Government, on Saturday, May 9, 2020 released a graphic presentation of LGAs with highest COVID-19 confirmed cases. According to Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, who released the list, […]

Top Nigeria Newspaper Headlines: 08-May-2020

Nigeria, four others, top list of countries with high COVID-19 cases and deaths The Africa Centre for Disease Control (Africa CDC) on Friday, May 8, 2020 said disclosed that South Africa, Egypt, Morocco, Algeria, and Nigeria top the list of countries with the highest reported Coronavirus cases and deaths on the continent. COVID-19: First batch […]

Full text of President Buhari’s third national broadcast on coronavirus

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 […]

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 […]