Tuesday, 7 April 2020

Dr. Francis Adedayo Faduyile donates ventilator to fight Coronavirus in Nigeria

The National President of the Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, Dr. Francis Adedayo Faduyile, has donated a Siemen made ventilator to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, to aid its fight against the spread of Coronavirus in the country.

Monday, 6 April 2020

Court grants Adele's request to keep the details of her £140 million divorce settlement secret

British born singer, Adele's request to keep the details of her £140million divorce from ex Simon Konecki secret has been granted by a court in Los Angeles.

Court orders Funke Akindele, husband to pay N100,000 fine each

The Chief Magistrate Court 1 Ogba has sentenced actress Funke Akindele and her husband, Abdulrasheed Bello aka JJC Skillz, for defying the social distancing order of the Lagos state government.

Wednesday, 1 April 2020

Show promoter, Cubana Chief Priest, warns Burna Boy against fighting with Ceeza Milli

Show promoter Cubana Chief Priest has warned Burna Boy that it will be a stupid mistake to fight Ceeza Milli after Burna threatened the songwriter for stating that he wrote his hit song On The Low.

Miss Michael Christiana emerges winner of Face of Local Government Nigeria 2020

21-Year-Old Miss Michael Christiana, who represented Ojodu Local Government Area (Lagos State), has emerged as the winner of the Face of Local Government Nigeria World 2020 (FLGN).

Coronavirus: We should be helping people offline - Patoranking

Patoranking has taken a swipe at his colleagues who in the last few days have launched giveaway campaigns online over the Coronavirus pandemic. 

Sunday, 29 March 2020

BREAKING: President Muhammadu Buhari bans movement in Lagos, Abuja and Ogun

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered residents of Lagos, Ogun and Abuja to stay at home for 14 days from Monday.

Ben Murray-Bruce buries wife

Senator Ben Murray-Bruce and his children buried his wife of 41 years, Evelyn, yesterday March 28th.

Musicians in South Africa will go hungry if coronavirus lockdown goes on - Cassper Nyovest

South African, Cassper Nyovest has shared his thoughts about the lockdown order effected by the South African government following increased cases of coronavirus in the country.

Saturday, 28 March 2020

Nigerian ministers donate half of March salary to fight Coronavirus

The Federal Government has said that Nigeria’s 43 Ministers have donated 50% of their March 2020 salaries to support the efforts to combat the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

BREAKING: Explosion rocks Akure

An explosion has occurred along Akure-Owo expressway, a few kilometres from the Akure metropolis.

Friday, 27 March 2020

Davido's fiancee, Chioma, tests positive for Corona Virus

Nigeria on Friday has announced five new confirmed cases of coronavirus. This brings the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 70.

Femi Otedola donates N1bn towards eradicating Corona Virus in Nigeria

Nigerian Billionaire, Femi Otedola, has announced a 1 billion Naira donation towards eradicating Corona Virus from Nigeria.

Coronavirus: Buhari directs NCDC to recall retired staff

President Buhari has directed all recently retired staff of the NCDC to return to work.

Thursday, 26 March 2020

Coronavirus: UBA donates N5 billion to Nigeria and other African countries

United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) today announced a donation of over 5 billion Naira (USD14 million), through the UBA Foundation, to catalyse a comprehensive pan-African response to the fight against the coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic.

Corona Virus: Nigeria gets $18.2 million grant from Japan, to release N6.5bn to NCDC, N10bn to Lagos State

The Nigerian government will release N6.5 billion to the NCDC to combat the spread of Corona Virus in the country, according to the Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed.

Wednesday, 25 March 2020

#CoronaVirusInNigeria: Air Peace suspends operations

The management of Air Peace has announced the suspension of its operation for 23 days effective from Friday, March 27.

BREAKING: Prince Charles tests positive to coronavirus

Britain’s Prince Charles has tested positive to coronavirus. The Prince of Wales’ positive test has been confirmed by Clarence House. He was tested on Monday and the results came out positive on Tuesday.

Tuesday, 24 March 2020

Testing kits, face masks and other Coronavirus materials donated by Jack Ma arrives Nigeria

A consignment of medical supplies donated by Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba, has arrived Nigeria.

BREAKING: Lagos to shut down markets, parks from Thursday

Lagos State government has directed all market selling non essential goods to be closed from Thursday for 7 days.

#StoryTuesday: Memories (Episode Eight)

We started another story series titled Memories, here is the link to the Seventh Episode in case you missed it. Read the eighth episode below;

Ecobank shuts down branch after customer dies of coronavirus

Ecobank Plc has temporarily closed its Wuse II Abuja branch. The bank said it took the decision after the death of one of its customers who happened to be the first death case from coronavirus in Nigeria.

Nigeria's Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, tests positive for coronavirus

The Chief of Staff to President Muhammadu Buhari, Abba Kyari, has tested positive for coronavirus, as Mr. President was tested negative. A test conducted by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control, NDCD, on Monday has indicated that Kyari is positive for the virus while President Buhari tested negative.

Nigerian senator dies

A Nigerian senator, Rose Oko, is dead. She died on Monday night at a UK medical facility where she went for treatment, an associate said.

Music Review: Emmy Gee, Bigiano, Base One make a return to the music scene

My prayers and well wishes to everyone affected by the Coronavirus, this wasn’t what we expected from the year 2020, never the less, we will keep fighting the fight and together we shall all survive, remember to wash your hands regularly, avoid larger gathering, isolate yourself if you notice any of the symptoms which include cough, fever, tiredness, difficulty breathing (severe cases) or call the coronavirus helpline on 0800-970000-10. 

Nigerians respect fear more than religion - Simi

Nigeria female singer, Simi has reacted to the current strategy implemented by authorities to curb the spread of coronavirus in the country.

Friday, 20 March 2020

Ben Bruce loses wife to cancer

Former Senator Ben Bruce has lost his wife to cancer. The 'Common Sense' senator made the announcement on his Social Media platforms this morning. See below:

Wednesday, 11 March 2020

Ne-Yo reveals his ex-wife returned her wedding ring when they split

American singer, Ne-Yo, in a recent interview with Joe Budden on his web series, Pull Up, has revealed that his ex-wife returned her wedding ring when they split.