Sat. Sep 24th, 2022

Abia Reporters



Compiled by Joe Agbro Jr.

Fifty-five-year-old patient dies of COVID-19 in Lagos

We won’t release coronavirus corpses to families – FG

Behave yourselves or lockdown’ll be extended, minister warns Nigerians

Chinese medical team to arrive in Nigeria soon — Health minister

COVID-19: Minister refuses to disclose drugs used in treating patients

Military begins oxygen production for troops, trains 80

Lockdown: Don’t harm Nigerians, Buhari warns security agencies

Killings: Buhari directs army to support police in Sokoto, Plateau

Bandits kill 10 in Plateau villages –Senator

Americans stranded at Lagos airport as evacuation flight fails to arrive

Coronavirus: 4,000 UK citizens seek evacuation from Nigeria

Oil rises above $34, OPEC+ to meet Monday

Coronavirus: Eleven states, FCT shun chloroquine clinical trial –NAFDAC

31 Americans heading for Cross River now isolated –NNPC

NUPENG threatens strike over sacked PHRC workers

Troops kill seven Boko Haram insurgents, rescue 10 abductees

OAU sex-for-mark lecturer released from prison two years after

COVID-19: Winners Chapel donates ambulance, ventilators, others to FCT

Ronaldo becomes football’s first billionaire

Neymar makes £775,000 donation to fight COVID-19

Uzodinma launches six isolation centres, 31 ambulances

COVID-19: Kaduna Custodial Centre suspends admission of new inmates

Abia Warriors keeper SHOT BY HOODLUMS IN stable condition – Club

Coronavirus: Joshua’s heavyweight title defence postponed

Corona beer producer halts brewing over COVID-19 pandemic

Ventilators we fixed at Jos hospital were first ones I ever saw — Gyang, one of two friends who fixed abandoned JUTH equipment free of charge


The Nation
Relief Fund hits N19.4bn

Military set to deploy 80 doctors

FG acquires additional lab, tests 4,000

Presidency cautions security agents, says nobody should be hurt

Queen Elizabeth to address Britons on coronavirus crisis April 5

COVID-19: Obla yet to meet bail terms, becomes expensive lockdown detainee

Denial of over-flight permit stalls evacuation of US nationals

APC, Buhari, Tinubu eulogise Oshiomhole at 68

Nigerians allege neglect in India

Youth Ministry trains over 3,000 online in digital skills during lockdown

Merchant Navy Corps suspends recruitment

Masari orders census of returnees from Lagos, Abuja, abroad

Suspected herdsmen kill three in Ondo community

Panic buying as A’Ibom orders 14-day lockdown

Fund raising committee receives N353.9m in Kano

Lagos discharges four more COVID-19 patients

Suspended Imo LG chairmen vow to challenge appointment of interim bosses

One feared killed, others injured as churches, houses collapse in Benue

Olamide keeps mum over allegation of infringement On intellectual right

I’ve no regrets killing my mother-in-law – Housewife

Spanish family of 13 contract coronavirus

Twins born in lockdown named ‘Corona’ and ‘Covid’


*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!!!

Nigeria’s COVID-19 cases hit 210 with 4 deaths recorded, 25 discharged

COVID-19: We’ve traced over 71% of 6,700 contacts ― NCDC

World Bank excludes Nigeria in $1.9bn COVID-19 response launch

COVID-19: Nigeria to evacuate citizens abroad

Int’l community expecting Nigeria to collapse under COVID-19, FG alleges

Task force on Covid-19 has not received a kobo from private donations — Lai Mohammed

China to mourn COVID-19 victims on April 4

Business booms for coffin makers as worldwide coronavirus infection passes 1.1m

Sex workers stranded in Germany as coronavirus shuts brothels

Army arrests soldiers threatening to unleash mayhem on Warri women

COVID-19: PDP blames FG, APC over Warri killing

COVID-19: INEC deploys 100 vehicles in Lagos, Rivers, four others for contact tracing

IBEDC says no electricity disconnection during lockdown

Ondo records first confirmed case of coronavirus

COVID-19: Taskforce traces 140 people in Oyo

Delta Lockdown: CPU Foundation embarks on “Food 4 COVID-19” in Ndokwa East


Chairman, Itsekiri Bible translator, Aganbi, dies at 99


What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise. – Oscar Wilde

### Good morning Fam, it’s a great day to be alive!!!

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