Medicine

Text of Remarks by The HMIC, Alh. Lai Mohammed, At The National Daily Briefing by The PTF On Covid-19 In Abuja On Thursday, 28 May 2020

TEXT OF REMARKS BY THE HON. MINISTER OF INFORMATION AND CULTURE, ALHAJI LAI MOHAMMED, AT THE NATIONAL DAILY BRIEFING BY THE PTF ON COVID-19 IN ABUJA ON THURSDAY, 28 MAY 2020 STRATEGIC MEDIA INTERVENTION ON COVID 19 BY THE FEDERAL MINISTRY OF INFORMATION AND CULTURE 1) The Ministry so far produced video and radio jingles […]

General

COVID-19: Global Solidarity Only Hope For Humanity, President Buhari Declares At Un-Backed High-Level Meeting

President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday said global solidarity was the hope for humanity, and called on developed countries and international financial institutions to cancel the debts of ”needy countries” especially in Africa to enable them reverse the devastations of COVID-19 to the human race.  President Buhari renewed the appeal for debt cancellation for African counties in […]

Governance

Presidential Executive Order No. 00-10 by President Buhari, for the Implementation of Financial Autonomy for the State Legislature and State Judiciary and for Other Related Matters

Whereas a Presidential Implementation Committee was constituted to fashion out strategies and modalities for the implementation of financial autonomy for the State Legislature and State Judiciary in compliance with section 121(3) of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, 1999 (as Amended); taking into considerations all other applicable laws, instruments, conventions and regulations, which […]

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Nigeria: Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM) Emergency Tracking Tool (ETT) Report: No. 172 (18 – 24 May 2020)

A total of 1,426 movements were recorded, composed of 1,077 arrivals and 349 departures, between 18 and 24 May 2020. Arrivals were recorded at locations in Askira/Uba, Gwoza, Mobbar, Ngala, Bama, Damboa and Monguno Local Government Areas (LGAs) of Borno. Arrivals were also recorded in Demsa, Madagali, Maiha, Gombi, Hong, Mubi North, Mubi South, Numan, […]

Medicine

As Nigeria battles COVID-19, volunteers remain critical to the outbreak response

Abuja- Resilient and undeterred, even when grappling with limited equipment, shortage of supplies and grumpy patients, 47 year-old Nurse Hassan Salami Onimisi volunteers at the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Gwawalada Isolation Center to care for COVID-19 patients. Onimisi works in a teaching hospital as an accident and emergency nurse and has been in the profession […]