Folashade Ogunrinde

Nigeria’s manufacturing sector contracts 49.4 for sixth consecutive month in October

The Central Bank of Nigeria has disclosed that the manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) has continued its contraction for the sixth consecutive month in...

Sanwo-Olu approves full reopening of Lagos markets

All food and non-food markets in Lagos have been granted permission to commence full operations. Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu gave the approval for the full...

Plateau gives looters 48 hours to return stolen palliatives

The Plateau State Government has given looters 48 hours to return stolen COVID-19 palliatives in their possession or risk being arrested. There had been earlier reports...

Ronaldinho tests positive for COVID-19

Former Brazil striker Ronaldinho Gaucho says he has tested positive for COVID-19 and was self-isolating. The ex-FC Barcelona and Paris St-Germain player got his...

COVID 19: NCDC warns against complacency to safety protocols

As Nigeria’s COVID 19 figures round up to 61,930 cases, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has warned Nigerians against complacency in containing the...

Nigeria records 48 new COVID-19 cases, no death

  The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 48 new cases of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country, bringing the total figure to 61,930 amid...

Prison breaks: NCS set to publish Names and pictures of Over 1,500 escapees

The Nigerian Correctional Service says it will publish the names and pictures of over 1,500 inmates who escaped from the custodial facilities in Benin and Oko, Edo...

COVID 19: Mike Pence’s Chief of Staff tests positive for Coronavirus

The Chief of Staff to the US Vice President, Mike Pence tested positive for Covid-19 on Saturday. According to the VP’s spokesman, the Chief of Staff, Marc Short began...

Lagos Unrest: Police Arrest 229 Hoodlums

The Lagos State Government has announced plans to prosecute all suspected hoodlums arrested in connection with the unrest which occurred after the Lekki toll gate...

#EndSARS: Akeredolu Eases Curfew in Akure

Governor  of Ondo State, Oluwarotimi Akeredolu  has lifted the 24–hour indefinite curfew he imposed on the state, following the return of peace to Akure, the state...