Latest Nigerian Headlines for 16th July, 2020.
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The Nigerian center for disease control (NCDC), announced earlier this morning, via the twitter handle of the Federal Ministry of Information and Culture that Nigeria reported 643 new Coronavirus cases taking the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 34259.
The six South-west states in Nigeria have expressed readiness to reopen schools for students who will be writing the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination, an official said on Wednesday.
The Federal government of Nigeria has reportedly suspended 12 directors of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC today, following the recent controversy all over the economic financial crimes commission over fraudulent activities.
463 new coronavirus cases confirmed in Nigeria by the Nigerian centre for disease control (NCDC) earlier today in a new post taking the total confirmed cases of the deadly virus to 33616 in Nigeria
Former President Goodluck Jonathan has been appointed by the President of ECOWAS to lead a special envoy to Mali. The Envoy is expected to facilitate dialogue with all the principal stakeholders towards resolving the socio-economic situation in Mali.
Governor AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of kwara State has invited the Economic and Financial Crimes commission (EFCC) to conduct an independent probe into the allegations of mismanagement of local government funds leveled against him.
The Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Mr Festus Keyamo on Tuesday, kicked off the Special Works Program. The special works program is a post COVID-19 poverty alleviation program that will employ 774,000 youths from all the 774 local government areas across the country.
The Federal government of Nigeria through the Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu in a new statement published today released new guidelines for reopening of schools in the country following the recent outbreak of coronavirus in the country which lead to closure of schools.
Director-General of the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, earlier today, July 14, 2020, in a statement revealed that the dreaded coronavirus disease can spread through air saying it is a possiblity.
The Nigerian center for disease control (NCDC), announced earlier this morning, via their twitter handle that Nigeria reported 595 new Coronavirus cases taking the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 33153.
The Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami (SAN), has vowed to take legal action against Sahara Reporters over defamatory publications against him. He complained that the publications has subjected him to considerable distress, psychological trauma, anxiety and greatly injured his character and reputation.
The Forrmer acting managing director of the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC), Joy Nunieh accused the minister of Niger Delta Godswill Akpabio of sexual Harassment. Mrs. Joy reported that she slapped him, when he tried to come onto her.
571 COVID19 cases has been reported in Nigeria by the Nigerian centre for disease control (NCDC) in a post via their twitter handle taking the total number of confirmed cases to 32558 in Nigeria.
The president of Madagascar Andry Rajoelina has revealed that two lawmakers have been reported dead after battling with the Coronavirus disease. He also revealed that eleven other deputies and 14 senators had also tested positive to the deadly virus.
Following the recent wave of building collapse in lagos. The Lagos State Government through the Lagos State Ministry for Physical Planning and Urban Development have planned to demolish 100 distressed buildings in the state. To ensure the safety of the citizens of Lagos state.
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