#Coronavirus: Turkish Airlines suspends Nigeria flights, refunds passengers

Turkish Airlines announced on Tuesday that it has suspended all flights to-and-from Nigeria due to the Coronavirus epidemic. WotzupNG reports that Nigeria’s first index case of the novel COVID-19, a passenger of Italian origin, arrived at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Lagos, via Turkish Airlines. The government launched a search for the other passengers on the flight … Read more

Nigerian Senator Introduces Bill To Ban Importation Of Generators

The senator representing Niger South, Bima Enagi, has introduced a bill that seeks to ban the importation of generators in Nigeria. The bill, titled “a bill for an Act to prohibit/ban the importation of generating sets to curb the menace of environmental (air) pollution and to facilitate the development of the power sector,” was one … Read more

Ezekwesili advise Buhari on how to save Nigeria from economic impact of Coronavirus

Former Minister of Education, Oby Ezekwesili has said there is a possibility of a global recession affecting Nigeria following outbreak of Coronavirus. Few days ago, Nigeria confirmed its second case of the CoVID-19 virus which has continued to spread widely in Europe and other countries outside of China. The virus has recently resulted in travel bans to … Read more

Court fines Police 2 million naira for illegally detaining pastor, wife

A Federal High Court in Lagos has ordered the police to pay a couple N2million for detaining them for eight days. Justice Sule Hassan said the Police Special Fraud Unit (PSFU) Ikoyi, Lagos, breached the fundamental rights of Reverend Godwin Izuchukwu and his wife, Reverend Prayer Godwin. The respondents in the suit marked FHC/L/CS/699/19, are: … Read more

Indonesia, Belgium record first death from coronavirus

A female patient in Indonesia who was infected with the new coronavirus has died, becoming the first known fatal case in the country. The Belgian Health Ministry revealed this on Wednesday. The ministry reported on Wednesday that it was the first coronavirus death in the country, Belga news agency said citing a statement. READ ALSO: #Coronavirus: … Read more

Kano Emirate official resigns

Mujtaba Abba, the principal private secretary to the deposed emir of Kano Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, has resigned from his position in Kano Emirate. The Kano Emirate official who is Sanusi’s half brother, voluntarily relinquished his traditional title of ‘Falakin Kano’ in a letter addressed to the secretary of the Kano emirate council and the councillor, finance. Though Abba did not … Read more

#Coronavirus: Harvard sends students out of dorms, moves classes online

Harvard University has asked students to move out of their dorms in five days following coronavirus outbreak. Also others on Spring break have been asked not to return back due to novel coronavirus outbreak spreading in europe and other countries outside of China. So far, Italy has recorded 631 deaths from COVID-19 outbreak which has … Read more

Nelson Mandela’s wife pen down solidarity letter to Sanusi

Gracia Machel, Nelson Mandela’s third wife, wrote a solidarity letter to Muhammedu Sanusi II. Muhammedu Sanusi dethroned this week, and presently held in hostage by Kano State government. Read Also: It will never get better in Nigeria – Hushpuppi Grace Machel revealed in her letter how sad she is by the turn of events. Furthermore, … Read more

Protest reported following the death of four Ibadan residents by Customs officers

About four people were, on Tuesday, allegedly killed by Customs officers in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. Residents of the area gave two different narratives of the incident. While some said the victims were killed when a seized truck controlled by Customs officers hit road users, others said the victims were shot during a protest … Read more

27-year-old man nabbed in Imo over murder of kidnapped victim

A 27-year-old man, Chinonso Nnaemeka, from Umudim, Umutanse Village in Orlu local government area of Imo state, has been arrested by police operatives in the state over the murder of a kidnap victim, Tobias Okeke Ugo. The State Police Public Officer, PPRO, Orlando Ikeokwu, who confirmed this yesterday, revealed that the suspect had taken the … Read more

Coronavirus: CBN admonishes Nigerians to make use of other payment methods

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) admonished Nigerians to make use of other alternative payment methods during this time on Tuesday Such as electronic transfers because of the spread of Coronavirus. Read Also: Toll gates set to return to Federal roads – Fashola Mr. Isaac Okoroafor, the CBN Director of Corporate Communications, said this during … Read more

13 years old boy, Ebikari Andrew murdered his elder brother in Bayelsa state

Ebikari Andrew, 13-year-old boy, murdered his elder brother, 20, in Bayelsa State. Reports gather it that the little boy used a kitchen knife to kill his elder brother. Furthermore, they said a misunderstanding took place which lead to a fight on Sunday. Read Also: Rude Boy – No African artiste deserve International record labels The … Read more

A priest who gave people communion and shook hands with over 500 people test positive to corovirus

According to reports, a priest in D.C who shared holy communion and shook hands with over 500 people, tested positive to corovirus Furthermore, the priest became the patient zero in Washington DC Read Also: Boy narrates how his step mother burnt his hands In a letter addressed to the congregation this week, the reverend, Timothy … Read more

Gospel artiste, Lanre Teriba attacked and butchered by unknown gunmen in Lagos (Photos)

Popular Gospel artiste, Lanre Teriba aka Atorise attacked by unknown gunmen in Lagos on Saturday. The unknown gunmen leaved him with severe injuries on his head. Read Also: Davido makes open confession, calls WizKid a legend and an icon Furthermore, an eye witness said the incident took place along Berger road linking Lagos/ Ibadan expressway … Read more

Meghan Markle took inspiration from Princess Diana’s emerald green ensemble for her final royal appearance

The Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle took inspiration from her late mother-in-law Princess Diana as she said her goodbyes to royal life . Both of them left the royal life in different circumstances. Princess Diana forced to quit after she divorced her husband, Charles while Meghan quitting with her husband, Prince Harry together. READ ALSO: … Read more