Sat. Sep 24th, 2022

Abia Reporters



Compiled by Joe Agbro Jr.

Coronavirus: Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, dies as cases hit 493

Nigeria’s COVID-19 deaths rise to 17

We’ve tested 7,153 for COVID-19 –NCDC

Contributions into private COVID-19 funds hit N25.89bn

Coronavirus deaths across Africa hit 1,000

Lagos records 32 new COVID-19 infections, total now 283

Three Kano task force members test positive for COVID-19

FG to evacuate Nigerians in China over maltreatment

Russia coronavirus cases top 32,000

Lebanese protest despite coronavirus lockdown

Lockdown killings: Senate President demands prosecution of trigger-happy cops

IG redeploys River CP after arrest of 22 Exxonmobil workers

Nigeria to benefit from G-20 debt relief package — FG

COVID-19: South-West govs agree on joint border closures

South-West govs dissolve O’dua investment board

INEC probes fire incident, says key documents safe

Sacking, jailing OAU sex-for-marks lecturer enough punishment –Osagie, victim

I fund my kids’ education with money made from stealing bags of rice –Suspected leader of gang who loots shops

Enyeama eyes South Africa move

I don’t want to be a coach – Yakubu

Divorce suit: I don’t want to tarnish Okagbare’s image, says husband

AbdulRazaq signs 175 C of Os

Three Kano task force members test positive for COVID-19

Ecobank donates relief materials to Osun

Lagos sex workers slash rates to attract customers despite lockdown

Edo, Ondo, Ebonyi lead as Lassa fever cases hit 973

I don’t believe heaven, hell exist — Berkhout, 90-year-old Dutchman who has spent 54 years in Nigeria


The Nation
UN agency projects 3.3m coronavirus deaths, 1.2bn infections in Africa

Edo, Kaduna discharge eight coronavirus patients

Doctor dies in A’Ibom after displaying suspected symptoms

Nigeria has 290 camps for 2.3m IDPs, says Federal Commissioner

Stallion commences food distribution to COVID-19 hospitals

COVID-19 sends 2023 aspirants underground

Hope rises for NDDC headquarters 24 years after

Oduduwa varsity chancellor seeks upward review of research funds

Palliatives: Presidency hits back at Ndume

COVID-19 fight: Wike draws battle line with FG, Exxon Mobil

Imam sacked for cancelling Jumat prayer in Zaria

Ondo seizes Kogi-bound corpse, 50 buses

Lockdown: Ogun Customs intercept 14,951 bags of rice, others

Gunmen attack two Kaduna communities, kill one, kidnap couple

Anambra community protests alleged installation of 5G network

Fears grip Delta community after suspected herdsmen killed technician

Cassper Nyovest, Sho Madjozi join Burna Boy for e-concert

Cynthia Morgan returns after illness

Police Inspector faces trial for allegedly terrorising residents of Ogun community

HEARTLESS PREDATORS: Katsina community mourns 10 traders burnt to death by bandits in Zamfara

BIZARRE! Man commits suicide after wife told him their only child was fathered by a stranger

Ramadan begins April 25, says League of Imams and Alfas


*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!!!

44 countries in Africa can now test for COVID-19, WHO says

We’re ready for war, I don’t take orders from Abuja, Wike declares, announces arrest and quarantine of 22 Exxon Mobil staff for violating Executive Order

COVID-19: Bill & Milinda Gates expands commitment to response with additional $150m

Military Bursts Boko Haram Cell, kill 4 in Nasarawa state

Fire guts INEC headquarters

Lockdown: FCT Residents to receive Palliatives in their houses — Minister

Customs, Ogun Area command 1 generates 37.8 million in three months

COVID-19: Governor Abdulrazaq confirms 5 new cases in Kwara

Wearing of face mask now compulsory in Oyo — Gov. Makinde

Renewed herdsmen killings: Ortom directs recruitment of more Livestock Guards

COVID-19: Abia Govt extends lockdown indefinitely

VSF donates N100M COVID-19 Palliatives to Taraba

COVID- 19: Gbagi Foundation distributes palliatives to Deltans, shocks physically- challenged with deposits

COVID-19 PALLIATIVE: Foundation begins distribution of N2,000 to 10,000 Nigerians

Cross River college of health workers suspend strike

Abuja Lockdown: Fleeing driver knocks down Civil Defence personnel

Man, 29, arrested for allegedly defiling Down Syndrome minor

Armed herdsmen defy lockdown, terrorize residents in Delta towns

COVID-19: Hospitality businesses laying off workers in Benin

How Loven emerged winner of ‘Access The Stars’ with N150M prize


When it’s dark enough you can see the stars. – Charles A. Beard

### Good morning fam, it’s a good day to be alive!!!

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