Breaking: Nigeria Records 566 New Cases Of COVID-19

Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases

Breaking: Nigeria Records 566 New Cases Of COVID-19   Nigeria has recorded 566 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) bringing the total number of infections in the country to 25,133. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made the announcement via its official Twitter handle this night.   So far, the number of discharged patients is 9,402 while number of deaths stands at 573. 566 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria; Lagos-166Oyo-66Delta-53Ebonyi-43Plateau-34Ondo-32FCT-26Ogun-25Edo-24Imo-15Bayelsa-13Benue-12Gombe-11Kano-11Kaduna-11Osun-8Nasarawa-7Borno-5Katsina-2Anambra-2 25,133 confirmed9,402 discharged573 deaths pic.twitter.com/cTRnI4xulq — NCDC (@NCDCgov) June 29, 2020

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Court Strikes Out Suit Seeking Disqualification Of Obaseki Over Alleged Certificate Forgery

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Court Strikes Out Suit Seeking Disqualification Of Obaseki Over Alleged Certificate Forgery     A Federal High Court sitting in Abuja has struck out a suit seeking the disqualification of Governor Godwin Obaseki from contesting the September 2020 governorship election in the state for allegedly forging his university certificate. Justice Anwuli Chikere struck out the suit following the absence of the lawyers to the plaintiffs and defendants. The suit was filed on May 29, 2020, by Edobor Williams, Ugesia Godwin, and Amedu Anakhu, ahead of the governorship election scheduled to…

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TB Joshua Heals Foreign Medical Doctor From COVID-19

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TB Joshua Heals Foreign Medical Doctor From COVID-19       A medical doctor from Cameroon has testified with “scientific evidence” to being healed from the deadly coronavirus on TB Joshua’s popular Christian channel Emmanuel TV. Dr Kameni Pierre, a gynecologist and obstetrician, revealed he was suffering from COVID-19 and in isolation in a hospital ward when he called in via video to receive prayer during an interactive program on Emmanuel TV. Dr Pierre, speaking in French, explained his symptoms included cough, headaches, difficulty in breathing and pains throughout the…

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COVID-19: ASUU Kicks against Reopening of Schools, Warns That it’s Suicidal

Reopening of Schools

COVID-19: ASUU Kicks Against Reopening of Schools, Warns That it’s Suicidal     The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Monday kicked against the reopening of schools by the Federal Government amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The union argued that the government must make resources available in order for schools to meet proposed conditions by the Federal Ministry of Education. ASUU National President, Prof Biodun Ogunyemi, made this position known on Monday while speaking with the News Agency of Nigeria in Ota, Ogun State. He urged the government to provide…

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COVID-19: FG to Reopen Schools, Extends Eased Lockdown by Another Four Weeks

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COVID-19: FG to Reopen Schools, Extends Eased Lockdown by Another Four Weeks     The Federal Government is to reopen schools nationwide for graduating students with immediate effect as well as extend the eased lockdown by another four weeks. This was disclosed by the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 on Monday. Speaking during a daily briefing in Abuja, PTF Chairman and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, said President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the reopening of schools nationwide. “I am pleased to inform you that Mr. President…

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Breaking: Actress Regina Daniels Welcomes Baby Boy

Regina Daniels

Breaking: Actress Regina Daniels Welcomes Baby Boy     Regina Daniels, young Nollywood actress, and wife of billionaire businessman and politician, Prince Ned Nwoko, has welcomed a bouncing baby boy a few minutes ago. It was reliably gathered that the delectable actress gave birth to the tiny tots in an Abuja hospital and that both mother and son are doing fine. The movie star’s brother recently took to his Instagram page to congratulate his sister and her husband. He wrote; “Officially an uncle you know? Congratulations my diamond It’s a…

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“N-Power 2020 Recruitment Portal Not Hacked”

Recruitment Portal

“N-Power 2020 Recruitment Portal Not Hacked”     The N-Power 2020 recruitment portal has not been hacked or compromised in any way and remains secured, this is according to the Federal Government. According to the Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management, and Social Development, which is in charge of the scheme, registration has been going smoothly and over one million Nigerians applied with 48 hours. The Ministry in a statement, Sunday night, through its Deputy Director Information, Rhoda Iliya, said, “Over 1,000,000 applications have been received from across the Federation…

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Buhari To Inaugurate Ajaokuta-Kano Pipeline Construction Virtually

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President Muhammadu Buhari is set to inaugurate the construction of the Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano gas pipeline in Kogi State and in Rigachikun, Kaduna State. According to a tweet by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), the ceremony would hold virtually on Tuesday. The corporation also stated that the construction phase of the AKK pipeline would go ahead simultaneously with the inauguration by the president. The AKK gas pipeline is a project designed to facilitate the development of three gas-based independent power plants in Abuja, 1, 350 megawatts; Kaduna, 900 MW; and Kano,…

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Burna Boy Wins BET Best International Act Award 2020 (Full List Of Winners)

Burna Boy

Burna Boy Wins BET Best International Act Award 2020 (Full List Of Winners)     Afro-fusion artiste, Burna Boy on Sunday won the BET Awards for Best International Act. The BET Awards celebrates achievements in entertainment and honors music, sports, television, and movies. Full list of winners from the 2020 BET Awards held today. Winners in each category is printed in bold fonts. ALBUM OF THE YEAR Lizzo — Cuz I Love You Megan Thee Stallion — Fever Beyoncé — Homecoming: The Live Album H.E.R. — I Used to Know…

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