Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, has disclosed that many neighbouring countries asked Nigeria for food during the coronavirus lockdown.Speaking during an Instagram Live with City People Magazine on Saturday, June 13, 2020, the Minister, said President Buhari, however, told the countries asking for food to wait because Nigerians must be well-fed first.He said the countries made the requests because of the success of the agriculture programme of the federal government.“This is not in the public space but President Buhari’s priority was, tell them to wait, we must feed our people first before we send out food, we don’t know when this is going to end,” he said.
In a press briefing on COVID-19, Lagos health Commissioner Prof. Akin Abayomi said; 1. Lagos State Govt has tested 16,000 suspected cases of #COVID19 since the outbreak of the pandemic in Nigeria. The highest in the country. 2. The cost of testing a patient ranges between N40,000 and N50,000. It is free for patients and […]
A Federal High Court sitting in Asaba, Delta state, on Thursday ordered the Department of State Services (DSS) to pay N10 million to Anthony Okolie for 10 weeks illegal detention without charge. Okolie was arrested in July 2019 in Asaba for using a SIM card which had previously been used by President Buhari’s daughter, Hanan. […]
A scorned Nigerian woman took over the Facebook account of a married man and declared his family dead after she discovered too late that he is married with kids. Facebook friends of the married man were shocked when a photo of the man’s family was shared via the man’s account with RIP written on the […]