BREAKING: Nigerian Army Appoints New Spokesman

Brig. General Mohammed M. Yerima is the new spokesman for the Nigerian army, according to reports. He will now serve as new Director of Army Public Relation. Though there is no official statement on the appointment yet impeccable military sources confirmed to The Nation that Brig. Gen. Yerima will take over from Brig. General Sagir…

COVID-19: NCDC Confirms 1,964 New Infections, Additional Deaths In Nigeria

COVID-19 infections in Nigeria have continued to surge as the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) recorded 1,964 new cases, bringing the total number of infections to 116,655. The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle, Thursday night. The health agency said that seven additional people died from coronavirus-related complications in the past 24…

Nigeria Records Highest COVID-19 Figure As NCDC Confirms Additional Death

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Tuesday, recorded 1,354 new infections of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the country. The NCDC confirmed this on its verified Twitter handle. One death was also recorded in Nigeria. The figure was the highest ever recorded in one day since the virus was first reported in Nigeria….

2021: Full Text Of Buhari’s New Year Message To Nigerians

Nigeria’s number one man, President Muhammadu Buhari has addressed Nigerians on New Year day. This is what he had to say. NEW YEAR SPEECH BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA 1ST JANUARY 2021 My fellow countrymen and women, First, I would like to thank and praise the Almighty who…

2021: Your Speech Lifeless, No Hope – Nigerians Attack Buhari

Nigerians on social media have reacted to the nationwide speech delivered to Nigerians by President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday to mark the beginning of the Year 2021. Some of them described the speech as lifeless, while some others believe it is filled with empty promises. In some comments collated by DAILY POST from Twitter, Nigerians…

Nigeria Records 749 New Cases Of Coronavirus

On Tuesday, December 29, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control announced 749 new cases of Coronavirus in the country.  The health agency gave a breakdown of the new cases as follows; Lagos-299, Plateau-131, Kaduna-83, FCT-74, Kwara-35, Sokoto-26, Edo-18, Kano-17, Katsina-16, Delta-11, Nasarawa-10, Ondo-9, Bauchi-9, Rivers-5, Akwa Ibom-3, Jigawa-1, Osun-1, Ekiti-1. There are now 85,560 confirmed…

BREAKING NEWS THIS MORNING

Seven die of COVID-19 in 24 hours The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported seven deaths due to COVID-19 complications. NCDc announced this as the country recorded 838 new cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) on Sunday. This brings the total cases in Nigeria to 84,414 and 1,254 fatalities since the pandemic began….

BREAKING: Buhari Govt Reduces Pump Price Of Petrol

The government ordered the reduction from N168 per litre to N162.44 per litre. Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige said the reduction would take effect from December 14, 2020. Ngige disclosed this while speaking with journalists at the end of a meeting with labour leaders which began at 9pm on Monday and ended at…

Nigerian Newspapers: 10 Things You Need To Know This Sunday Morning

Good morning! Here is today’s summary from Nigerian Newspapers 1. Nigeria on Saturday recorded 829 new coronavirus cases in the country. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said the new cases bring the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country to 83,576 which include 70,495 discharged cases and 1,247 deaths. 2. President Muhammadu…