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COVID-19: Obi condemns poor handling of Index case in Anambra State; Commends St. Joseph Hospital, Adazi-Nnukwu

The Vice-Presidential Candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) in the last presidential election, Mr. Peter Obi, has frowned at the manner Anambrarians handled the index case of COVID-19 in Anambra State, even when he singled out St. Joseph Hospital, Adazi-Nnukwu for commendation for their professionalism. In a statement made …

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COVID-19: Precautionary measures in Enugu, remain in force, says Ugwuanyi …As Amb. Eze, others, commend gov’s decision

Gov. Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State has declared that all precautionary measures put in place in the state to contain the spread of Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), remain in force, in the overall public interest. The governor’s decision was contained in his Easter Message to the people of Enugu State, which …

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Facebook launches Tools to keep faith-based communities connected during COVID-19

Facebook has launched key resources to help faith groups stay connected and engaged during the current COVID-19 outbreak. The resources include the “Faith on Facebook Resource Hub” and the Faith on Facebook toolkit, both providing guidance and step-by-step tips that faith-based groups can use to keep their communities engaged while observing social distancing. …

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Covid-19: Buhari meets Osinbajo, Presidential Task Force;  What FG may do next – VP

By Ismaila Chafe Abuja, April 10, 2020 President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday in Abuja met with Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo as the country battles the Coronavirus pandemic. News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Osinbajo is also the chairman of the high powered economic sustainability committee constituted by the president to …

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COVID-19: Shell equips three hospitals, provides 8 vehicles 

The Shell companies in Nigeria have presented eight vehicles to the governments of Lagos and Rivers States to support the efforts at contact tracing and treatment of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases. The companies, comprising  The Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited (SPDC); Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCo); and Shell …

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Facebook launches Coronavirus Information Centre in Nigeria, 16 Other African Countries

Facebook is expanding its Coronavirus Information Centre to 17 more countries in sub-Saharan Africa, including Nigeria. The Information Centres form part of Facebook’s effort to help the global fight against COVID-19 by providing people with the latest news and information from trusted health authorities as well as resources and tips …

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