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Forces Beyond Our Control Have Made Dark Notes in Our History, Sanwo-Olu says as he Visits Victims of Lekki Shooting
Forces Beyond Our Control Have Made Dark...

Forces Beyond Our Control Have Made Dark Notes in Our History, Sanwo-Olu sa...

Governor Babjide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos State has described the Lekki shooting as the toughest night of our lives, crediting “forces beyond our direct control” to have sponsored the violent act that resulted in several casualties. The governor said in a post on his Twitter handle on Tuesday after a... read more »

NUC, FME to Undertake Safety Standards Verification Visit to Varsities
NUC, FME to Undertake Safety Standards V...

NUC, FME to Undertake Safety Standards Verification Visit to Varsities

A joint inspection team made up of staff of the National Universities Commission (NUC) and the Federal Ministry of Education (FME), is set to embark on verification visits to monitor the compliance of universities with Quality Assurance/Safety standards. The visit Follows the reopening of... read more »

Ondo2020: INEC to Adopt No-face-mask-no-voting  
Ondo2020: INEC to Adopt No-face-mask-no-...

Ondo2020: INEC to Adopt No-face-mask-no-voting  

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has directed the electoral umpire, Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to enforce no-face-mask-no-voting rule in the Saturday governorship election in Ondo State. The PTF National Coordinator, Dr Sani Aliyu said this during a media briefing... read more »

School Reopening: PTF Rolls Out New Guidelines
School Reopening: PTF Rolls Out New Guid...

School Reopening: PTF Rolls Out New Guidelines

Following federal government’s directive on school resumption as from October 12, the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has released fresh guidelines for the reopening of schools across the country. This was disclosed by National Coordinator of the PTF, Dr Sani Aliyu during press briefing on... read more »

Ugandan Government to Prosecute Parents Who Don’t Immunize Children
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Ugandan Government to Prosecute Parents Who Fail to Immunize Children

Dr. Moriku Joyce Kaducu, Ugandan Minister of State for Primary Health Care has said that government will introduce a fresh nationwide immunization exercise to avail people who missed out due to challenges informed by COVID-19 pandemic an opportunity to get immunized. The immunization exercise which... read more »

Nigeria: No Date for Reopening of Orientation Camps - NYSC

Nigeria: No Date for Reopening of Orientation Camps – NYSC

    The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has stated that there is no official date for the reopening of camps nationwide. There has been widespread reports on social media... read more »

Buhari Sends Get Well Soon Message to Trump, Wife

Buhari Sends Get Well Soon Message to Trump, Wife

  President Muhammadu Buhari, has sent a get-well-soon message to President of the United States of America (USA) Donald Trump, and his wife, Melania, who tested positive for COVID-19... read more »

Update: FG Orders Reopening of Unity, Private Schools

Update: FG Orders Reopening of Unity, Private Schools

The Federal Government has approved the reopening of all Unity Schools in Nigeria with effect from October 12. Government shutdown schools indefinitely in March as part of measures to curb... read more »

FG Commissions Infectious Disease Centre in UATH

FG Commissions Infectious Disease Centre in UATH

  The Federal Government on Friday commissioned and subsequently handed over the Infectious Disease Care Centre built and equipped by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), to... read more »

Rivers Approves October 5 for School Resumption

Rivers Approves October 5 for School Resumption

The Rivers State Government has approved Monday, October 5 as resumption date for universities, other tertiary institutions, secondary and vocational schools in the state. This was disclosed during a... read more »