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BREAKING: FG clears air on reports of new COVID-19 restrictions

The Federal Government on Tuesday denied media reports that it has “introduced or re-introduced’’ new restrictions on COVID-19. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji...

FG extends work-at-home directive

The federal government has extended the work-from-home directive for civil servants on Grade Level 12 and below until June 11, 2021. This is part of...

BREAKING: Nigerian govt re-introduces curfew, restriction on mass gatherings

REPUBLICAN NIGERIA gathered that the Federal Government has re-introduced a nationwide 12am to 4am curfew to curtail further spread of COVID-19. The National Incident Manager,...

UNILAG announces resumption of physical classes

The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has announced May 10 as resumption for full physical reopening for the second semester of academic activities for the...

COVID-19 active cases hit 7,946 as NCDC confirms more infections

The total active cases of coronavirus, COVID-19 being managed across the country has risen to 7,946. This is following the confirmation of 55 fresh cases...

Why I won’t take Covid-19 vaccine – Oyedepo

Presiding Bishop, Living Faith Worldwide, David Oyedepo has vowed not to take COVID-19 vaccine, saying that forcing people to take the vaccine is immoral. Oyedepo,...

Nigeria goes 3 days without Covid-19 deaths, records 82 new cases

Nigeria on Easter Sunday reported zero deaths from COVID-19, the third consecutive day nobody died of complications from the highly infectious disease. With no deaths...
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COVID-19: Lagos seals 400 night clubs, 30 event centres

The Lagos State Government has sealed 400 night clubs and 30 event centres in the State for contravening COVID-19 directives. Mr. Lanre Mojola, the Director-General...

BREAKING: Oyakhilome’s channel fined N65m in UK for disseminating misinformation on COVID-19

The Office of Communications (Ofcom) in the United Kingdom has fined a religious channel, Loveworld, owned by popular Nigerian cleric, Chris Oyakhilome. A statement obtained...

OAU orders new batch of students to resume physical classes

The authorities of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, have announced that the second group of students, to resume from Monday, March 29 to...

COVID-19: FG orders immediate resumption of in-flight refreshment on domestic flights

Nigerian government has directed airlines to resume in-flight refreshment on domestic flights with immediate effect. The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, gave the directive during...

Oyo takes delivery of COVID-19 vaccines

Oyo State Government has confirmed delivery of 127, 740 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines from the National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHDA), Abuja. This was...

President Buhari didn’t feel any side effect after taking COVID-19 vaccine – Presidency

President Muhammadu Buhari did not suffer any side effect after receiving the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine says presidential aide, Garba Shehu. The presidency made this know...

Why I won’t take COVID-19 vaccine – Gov Yahaya Bello

Governor of Kogi state, Yahaya Bello, Friday, insisted that he won’t take COVID-19 vaccine, noting that he’s hale and healthy and has no reason...

COVID-19: European country pays employees €14 as stay-at-home bonus

The Czech Republic is introducing a quarantine bonus payment of 14 euros as part of its fight against the coronavirus pandemic. President Milos Zeman signed...