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COVID-19: Warri video clips fake – Delta Govt

The Delta State Government has urged the public, particularly Deltans, to discountenance video clips purportedly on Warri residents defying the stay-at-home order of the state government over the Coronavirus pandemic and confronting security operatives, saying it was concocted and therefore, fake. The Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu, made the call in a statement on […]

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In the Face of Coronavirus, African Countries Apply Lessons from Ebola Response

WASHINGTON– COVID-19 (coronavirus) has arrived in Sub-Saharan Africa, and governments have stepped up measures to prevent the spread of this pandemic. Over the past weeks, travelers have been screened with thermal cameras and health agents have been deployed to increase surveillance, and countries have acted swiftly to cut down flights, close schools and borders, and […]

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COVID-19: NIMASA, Shippers’ Council collaborate to sustain shipping

The Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) says, it would collaborate with the Nigerian Shippers’ Council (NSC) to sustain shipping and the economy. This was contained in a statement issued in Lagos-Nigeria by Mr Philip Kyanet, Head, Corporate Communications, NIMASA. According to the statement, the agreement was reached when the Executive Secretary of the […]