Nationwide Curfew Now 12am To 4am – FG

The Federal Government says the nationwide curfew placed in the country to restrict movement amid the coronavirus pandemic is now from 12am to 4am. The National Coordinator of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19, Dr Sani Aliyu, made this known during a briefing at the Nnamdi Azikwe International Airport, Abuja, on Thursday. Read also: Turning the […]

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BREAKING: Ondo Governor Rotimi Akeredolu tests positive for COVID-19

Governor Rotimi Akeredolu disclosed the information through a video broadcast on his Facebook account, saying that he is asymptomatic and on isolation as a result of the infection. READ ALSO: PTF reveals 20 local govt areas with 60% of COVID-19 in Nigeria According to the post: “Earlier today, I got confirmation of a positive result […]

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Tension as bank manager dies of COVID-19, employee, gate-man test positive

There was panic in Onne, Eleme Local Government Area, Rivers State, following the death of a manager of a new generation bank from health complications caused by coronavirus. It was gathered the development compelled the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to seal the bank and commence testing of all employees for COVID-19. Sources said […]

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FG suffers N1.01tn revenue shortfall

The negative impact of the Coronavirus pandemic has resulted in the Federal Government recording a revenue shortfall of about N1.01tn in the first quarter of this year. The drop in revenue, according to documents obtained by thewhistler.ng from the Budget Office of the Federation, was primarily due to the dwindling revenue inflow into the federation […]

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Just In: Two ministers test positive to coronavirus

Chile registered a new high for coronavirus cases on Monday, with nearly 5,000 infections in 24 hours, including two ministers in President Sebastian Pinera’s government. Health authorities announced 4,895 new infections in the South American country and 43 deaths. Public Works Minister Alfredo Moreno and Energy Minister Juan Carlos Jobet said they were among those […]

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Researchers develop self-cleaning face mask which could kill COVID-19

Israeli researchers have developed a prototype face mask which can clean itself using electricity provided by a phone charger. According to the Telegraph, the mask, developed by researchers at Technion’s Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering, uses an internal carbon fibre layer to destroy pathogens such as coronavirus which may accumulate on it. The carbon […]

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75,953 recovered, 75,613 sick, checkout latest coronavirus statistics around the world

As the dreaded coronavirus continues to affect over 159 countries around the world, here we take a look at the statistics as at Sunday morning, March 15. There have been 157,411 reported cases around the world, while 5845 people have died as a result of the infection. A total of 75,953 people have recovered from […]

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Coronavirus: 700 People In New York Under Quarantine After Returning From China

Fresh reports reaching Cyber Reporters have it that at least 700 people who returned to New York from trips throughout China have been placed under voluntary quarantine. The dreaded Wuhan coronavirus continues to spread around the world, officials said on Wednesday. READ ALSO: Bayelsa Guber: Supreme Court Dismisses APC’s Application, Fines Party N30m Jill Montag, […]

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