Covid-19 in Nigeria is a scam, discharged Delta patient claims

A recently discharged patient of the COVID-19 in Delta State, Monday in what appears to be a renewed protest against claims that she tested positive for the virus, alleged that the coronavirus is a scam in Nigeria. The patient, a female aged 36, was reported positive of the virus on April 17 despite her assertions that she is negative for…

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President Buhari extends coronavirus lockdown by two weeks

The Federal Government, on Monday, said the recent order of the President Muhammadu Buhari on gradual ease of lockdown will remain in force for another two weeks. The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, disclosed this at the daily briefing of the task force in Abuja. Recall that the President had on April 27, announced a…

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Latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic

The U.S. auto industry is slowly returning to life with assembly plants scheduled to reopen on Monday and suppliers gearing up in support as the sector that employs nearly 1 million people seek to recover from the coronavirus pandemic. General Motors Co, Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCA) have all been preparing for weeks now to reopen…

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No COVID-19 address from President Buhari, Adesina hints

Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, has on Monday afternoon announced via Twitter that the President will no longer address Nigerians as earlier anticipated on the next decision of the lockdown put in place to curtail the spread of COVID-19 in the country. According to Adesina, the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 led by…

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I might go butt naked in my next music video – Tiwa Savage

Africa’s frontline female pop star and former Mavin records diva, Tiwa Savage, has hinted that she might have to go butt naked in her next music video. Tiwa, 40, said this in an interview with BBC, while speaking on what to expect from her forthcoming album titled ‘Celia’. “I might just have to go butt naked in my next video,…

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Some African nations still using the Covid-19 tunic amid WHO warnings

Some African nations still using the Covid-19 tunic amid WHO warnings

Even as global health authorities warn of potential dangers and misinformation about an untested natural therapy, the leader of one African country is pushing a traditional tonic to try to treat Covid-19 patients across the continent.The Covid-19 tunic has not been tested in line with international standards. The World Health organization WHO  said this week that use could accelerate resistance…

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UK coronavirus deaths reduced to lowest since lockdown

UK coronavirus deaths reduced to lowest since day after lockdown

The announcement of the coronavirus deaths in UK comes after the first easing of restrictions in England. It was noticed that the pandemic death records to about 100 which is smaller than the 268 reported a week ago. But the overall coronavirus cases in UK remains the highest in Europe, and is now 34,636. Meanwhile in Spain, the daily number…

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68 suspected COVID-19 patients intercepted in Akwa Ibom

68 suspected COVID-19 patients intercepted in Akwa Ibom

The Akwa Ibom Government has intercepted 68 suspected COVID-19 patients in the states border. The states governor on Sunday, made the disclosure when he hosted the states National Assembly in the states capital ‘Uyo’. Saying what the governor said “the tried to bring about 68 of them in, so you can imagine if they were allowed to come in” he…

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Bayern trash Union Berlin on Bundesliga comeback

Roberto Lewandowski got Bayern going, getting his 40th goal of the season as the Bavarians cruised to a comfortable 2-0 victory over Union Berlin on their Bundesliga return. Lewandowski’s goal made it the fifth season in a row that the Polish international is getting a 40+ goal tally, and Bayern’s victory helped extend their lead over rivals, Dortmund who moved…

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Obama blasts US COVID-19 response.

Former US president Barack Obama on Saturday took aim at officials dealing with the coronavirus pandemic in a rare public rebuke of the current administration. “More than anything, this pandemic has fully, finally torn back the curtain on the idea that so many of the folks in charge know what they’re doing,” the former Democratic president said in an address…

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