• SIM Deactivation: AMID COVID-19 Restrictions Lagosians Invade NIMC Office for registration

    SIM Deactivation: AMID COVID-19 Restrictions Lagosians Invade NIMC Office for registration0

    The Alausa office of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) in Lagos today Monday witnessed Large crowd gathering as the country continues to battle with a second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. The federal government, through the Ministry of Communications and Digital Economy, this month issued a two-week ultimatum to all telecommunications operators in the

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  • Nigeria records 1,145 new COVID-19 infections

    Nigeria records 1,145 new COVID-19 infections0

    for the first time since the pandemic, crossed 1,000 daily COVID-19 infections with 1,145 new confirmed cases of coronavirus disease and one death. Last Wednesday, December, 16, the country had recorded a total of 930 confirmed cases of COVID-19, the second-highest daily infections since the existence of the pandemic. The country also on December 11,

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  • 418 new cases as total hits 73,175 – COVID-19

    418 new cases as total hits 73,175 – COVID-190

    The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 418 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. The NCDC made this known on its verified website on Sunday. It said the new cases were recorded in 16 states and the Federal Capital Territory(FCT). The health agency said that Lagos State topped the chart with 113

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  • COVID-19: Russian vaccine yet to arrive, FG tell Nigerians

    COVID-19: Russian vaccine yet to arrive, FG tell Nigerians0

    The federal government has disclosed that whenever the Russian COVID-19 vaccine arrives in Nigeria, it would be evaluated by relevant agencies before it is approved for citizens. The minister of state for health, Adeleke Mamora told a news conference in Abuja on Thursday, September 10, that reports claiming the Russian COVID-19 was already in Nigeria

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  • ‘Oil revenue may drop further to 25 per cent of budget’

    ‘Oil revenue may drop further to 25 per cent of budget’0

    With Nigeria’s revenue from oil and gas dropping by N425.52billion in the first quarter (Q1) of 2020 to N940.91billion, according to the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, operators have noted revenue from the sector is expected to tank further in the course of the year. Speaking during a webinar organised by

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  • UPDATED: India returnee dies of coronavirus in Lagos

    UPDATED: India returnee dies of coronavirus in Lagos0

      A 45-year-old Nigerian who returned from India has died of coronavirus-related complications in Lagos State. Lagos Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, made this known on his Twitter handle on Tuesday. He said, “No new case of #COVID-19 was confirmed in Lagos on 20th April, 2020. However, #COVID19 related deaths were recorded in Lagos.

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