138 members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) have tested positive to Coronavirus. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this on Monday. Director General, NCDC, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, noted that none of those who tested positive was allowed into the camps. According to him, out of the 34,785 […]

As Nigeria slips into recession for the second time in five years, President Muhammadu Buhari, says it came about because of the severity of the global downturn caused by the Coronavirus pandemic. He said this on Monday in Abuja, while declaring open the 26th Nigerian Economic Summit with the theme: […]

Court on Monday ordered the remand of Borno South Senator, Ali Ndume, in Kuje Prison following his failure to produce former Chairman, defunct Pension Reformed Task Team (PRTT), Abdulrasheed Maina, who he stood surety for. Justice Okon Abang gave the order when Ndume, failed to file a formal application to […]

The sum of N311 billion is to be spend on the construction and rehabilitation of the 127.6-kilometre Lagos-Ibadan Expressway by the Federal Government. The road awarded to RCC Nigeria Ltd and Messrs Julius Berger Nigeria, in 2013, was reviewed in 2018 following infrastructural increase development in the axis. Babatunde Fashola […]

The Anambra Government said on Wednesday that it vaccinated about 5.5 million residents against yellow fever during the 10-day campaign against the disease in the state. Dr Vincent Okpala, the state Commissioner for Health, made the disclosure during the budget defence of the ministry before the State House Committee on […]