Sun. Oct 2nd, 2022

Abia Reporters



Compiled by Joe Agbro Jr.

COVID-19: Continue to stay at home, observe precautions, Buhari advises Nigerians

Easter: Global coronavirus deaths top 100,000

10 dead as Nigeria’s coronavirus cases rise to 318

37-year-old new mum dies of coronavirus at LASUTH

Coronavirus: Lagos discharges 11-year-old boy, three other patients

Chinese doctors’ flight: How three airline crew members ‘disappeared’ from Lagos quarantine centre

Mali will hold April 19 election despite COVID-19, says president

93-year-old recovers from coronavirus in Turkey

Real Sociedad cut players salaries by 20 percent

Villagers protest burial of COVID-19 victim in Egypt

COVID-19: Boris Johnson continues recovery as UK death toll nears 10,000

COVID-19: Practitioners seek NAFDAC’s analysis of proposed herbal drugs

9mobile, UK firm offer Nigerians free online COVID-19 screening

Pipeline shutdown: FG, oil firms lose N24bn in eight days

B’Haram: MNJTF under threat as Chad army hints at withdrawal

FG, states, LGs record N413.3bn allocation shortfall

Caverton flew in 220 passengers without COVID-19 screening –Rivers

COVID-19: Niger imposes 24-hour curfew

Lockdown: Police arrest inspector filmed collecting N40,000 bribe

Police raid Rivers kidnappers’ den, kill one, recover arms

BPE provides foodstuffs to 1,200 FCT households

Subsidy removal unsustainable without local production, says TUC

Northern Christian elders want Buhari to rescue Leah Sharibu

Easter: Pray against COVID-19, Abiodun, el-Rufai, other govs beg Christians

Gombe slams NCDC, NEDC for donating substandard equipment

Akeredolu has marginalised Ijaw people unlike previous govts –Torhukerhijo, state Assembly member

Churches must help the needy during lockdown ­­ –C&S leader

COVID-19: Osemawe distributes foodstuffs, cash to aged Ondo indigenes

COVID-19: Dufil donates food items to states

COVID-19: Doyin Investments supports Lagos

Covid-19: UN peace ambassador doles out N1m palliatives in Bayelsa

Plateau nurses get N1,000 each as monthly hazard allowance –Dabit, state nurses’ association chair 😢

Lockdown nightmare: How 200 armed gangsters invaded, robbed Ogun, Lagos communities


The Nation
Buhari: Lockdown will last as long as necessary

Coronavirus vaccine may be ready by September, says Oxford scientist

Former Ambassador tests positive for COVID-19 In Kano

Lagos discharges another seven patients

Osun discharges ten returnee patients

UN donates ambulances to Lagos state, restates solidarity with FG

S’ Korea to use electronic wristbands on violators of self-isolation rules – PM

NASS may reconvene soon over budget cut, others

Despite strike action we support fight against COVID-19 – ASUU

Experts to FG: Adopt policies to save naira

MOSES SIMON: I’m back and better with Nantes

Wike makes U-turn, cancels permission for Easter celebration

I’m pained for not celebrating Easter Church service, says Uzodimma

Bello locks down Niger over COVID-19

COVID-19: Ondo cancels Easter church services

COVID-19: Kaduna may witness community transmission- Commissioner

Lockdown: Mobile courts convict 176 defaulters in Delta

Katsina rescue 19 out of 20 kidnapped victims

We won’t negotiate with criminals – Kaduna

One feared killed as robbers raid Lagos, Ogun neighbourhoods


*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
breathing – *don’t go to the hospital immediately.*

• Stay at home and practice social distancing

• NCDC is the authentic source of information

• Do not panic!!!

We won’t handover Boko Haram weapons to Nigeria, unless… – Chad President

WHO investigates recovered COVID-19 patients testing positive again

Saudi king approves extension of curfew until further notice

Uwais deliberately withholding information on financial activities of NSIPs — REPS

We’re yet to begin recruitment of 774,000 workers ― Keyamo

$6.9BN LOAN: Stop profiteering, looting with Covid-19, PDP tells FG

Covid-19: Total boosts Army, Rivers Govt capacity with containment resources

COVID-19: PETAN donates items to Bayelsa, Rivers, Delta States

Carveton pilots: You endanger lives with reckless media falsehood, Rivers Govt tells FG

Gov Makinde calls for prayers, sacrifice at Easter

COVID 19 Lockdown: Abiodun distributes relief materials to people in Ogun Central

Natasha Akpoti donates Kogi’s first ventilators to fight COVID-19

Kaduna Commissioner exposes man having sex with mother, child

Lockdown: Man, 30 attempts suicide, jumps from Onitsha flyover

Police arrest suspect for allegedly poisoning 143 bags of garden eggs in Enugu market

Rival groups in Ajah, Lagos set community on fire over land dispute

Kaduna reads riot act to bandits, anarchists, other criminals

Vanguard poll: 33 per cent Nigerians yet to believe coronavirus is real


Live like Jesus did, and the world will listen. – Mahatma Gandhi

### Happy Easter Sunday

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