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SOME NIGERIAN NEWSPAPER HEADLINES, 01/04/2020 Compiled by Joe Agbro Jr.

Compiled by Joe Agbro Jr.

UK, France record 880 COVID-19 deaths in 24 hours

Nigeria’s coronavirus cases rise to 139 as Lagos, Abuja record new infections

Nigerian student dies of coronavirus weeks before graduation

COVID-19: EU evacuates citizens from Nigeria Apr 2

FG meets service chiefs, reviews lockdown protocol

FG reduces petrol price to N123.5 per litre

NERC suspends electricity tariff increase

Stock market closed March with N10bn loss

Diplomatic, medical flights, aircraft in distress allowed –FG

Pandemic exposing Nigeria’s weak system, says Gbajabiamila

ICPC warns against diversion as COVID-19 donations exceed N25bn

Army redeploys anti-Boko Haram war commander, 12 generals in shakeup

Shi’ites protest as authorities foil Kaduna jailbreak

UN partners Borno, Yobe, Adamawa to protect IDP camps

175,911 PoS transactions fail as lockdown begins

FG suspends work on Enugu airport 12 days to Easter

Olympics postponement blessing for Team Nigeria – Ogba

Ensure abducted Chinese’s release, Umahi tells LG boss, MACABAN

Gunmen killed 11 in Southern Kaduna communities — SOKAPU

COVID-19: Kwara shuts boundaries, to fumigate markets

Kaduna CAN distributes foodstuff to underprivileged members

Anambra spends N1bn on protective materials

Taraba indigenes reject Adamu’s appointment as Jalingo FMC boss

Lockdown: Police disperse Lagos youths playing football

Hoodlums kill two, burgle shops in Oyo

Kaduna shuts school over nine-year-old pupil’s defilement

Rainstorm destroys Radio Bayelsa mast

Gombe revenue service uncovers fake receipt syndicate

We’re suspending business in Lagos, Abuja –Sex workers


The Nation
Lagos, Abuja, Ogun roads deserted as residents obey stay-at-home order

11 million Nigerians to get Fed Govt’s palliatives

Federal Govt, Lagos plan 1,700 daily test capacity

Minister seeks reduction in call, data tariff

Buhari’s action backed by law, says Osinbajo

Reps donate two months salaries, seek grant for 774 councils

Marketers lose N3.5b to fuel price cut

COVID-19: Investors lose N2.56tr in one month

Eleganza donates 50,000 support items

Sanwo-Olu seeks cooperation to defeat COVID-19

Emmanuel signs quarantine law in Akwa-Ibom

Akeredolu signs infectious disease law

COVID-19 fund: Oyetola appoints Akande, Aregbesola, Adeboye, others as committee members

LIRS extends deadline for filing of tax returns

Oyo ‘sacked’ council chiefs show support to Makinde

Iree Poly gets rector

Kwara shuts borders to prevent virus spread

Lagos: we want to take our testing capacity to 200

Six killed, one trapped as Dangote truck crushes vehicle in Lagos

Ekiti index case returns to Ibadan after discharge


*Remember to protect yourself and your community!*

• Wash your hands frequently using soap and water or an alcohol-based hand rub

• Cover mouth and nose with flexed elbow or tissue when coughing or sneezing. Dispose of used tissue immediately

• Avoid close contact with anyone who has cold or flu-like symptoms

• Seek medical care early if you or your child (friend) has a fever, cough or difficulty

• Stay at home and practice social distancing

• NCDC is the authentic source of information

• Do not panic!!!


COVID 19: Buhari asks Osinbajo to chair Economic Sustainability Committee

COVID 19: Reps’ Airforce C’mte Chair urges Buhari to suspend payment of water, electricity bills for two months

COVID19: No request from Nigerians abroad for evacuation ― Foreign Minister

FG to convert tuberculosis testing machines to COVID-19’s ― Minister

Lagos Govt expects survival of most COVID-19 patients ― Commissioner

COVID-19: MWUN task FG on 14 days pre-berth quarantine for oil and gas vessels

Stakeholders blame high port charges on corruption

COVID-19: NIMASA bans international vessels without thermal screening facilities

Military impounds smuggled rice, arrests four suspects

APM Terminals Nigeria sustains operations, commits N100m to COVID-19 Battle

COVID-19: INTELS Donates Isolation Centres at the Onne Port

COVID-19: nTel donates 4G advanced tools to NCDC for prompt nationwide contact assistance

COVID-19: Akeredolu orders fumigation of markets, motor parks in Ondo State

COVID-19: Support fight against pandemic, Okowa tells wealthy Deltans

Covid-19: Number of persons quarantined in Imo unknown – Govt, Police

Police to enforce COVID-19 lockdown in Adamawa

COVID-19: Oyedepo donates medical equipment, relief materials to Lagos, Ogun

*Coronavirus update: 31 cases recover in Ghana*


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