Access Bank has dismissed rumours on social media suggesting it aided military onslaught against protesters. As a nation, we are on the right track to win the fight against COVID-19. See moe photos below . The SARS officers stormed the village and attempted to arrest someone. At this point, I must recognise the incredible work being done by our healthcare workers and volunteers across the country especially in frontline areas of Lagos and Ogun States as well as the Federal Capital Territory. by Linda Ikeji at 07/10/2020 2:06 PM | 20 Comments. The irresponsibility of the few can lead to the death of the many. Lagos and Abuja today have the capacity to admit some 1,000 patients each across several treatment centres. In my address on Sunday, 29th March, 2020, I asked the residents of Lagos and Ogun States as well as the Federal Capital Territory to stay at home for an initial period of fourteen days starting from Monday, 30th March 2020. 14. 13. Sign up for free newsletters and get more CNBC AFRICA delivered to your inbox, Copyright Africa Business News Pty. 27. President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the current restriction of movement in Lagos, Ogun and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) by another 14 days to curb the spread of Coronavirus disease in the country. 41. ”This is not a joke. Africa’s largest economy, Nigeria has extended its lockdown by two weeks in Lagos, Abuja and Ogun States. Our TLS contact Visa Application Centres in Nigeria are currently closed. The only exceptions will be flights carrying essential supplies and those on emergency operations,” Sanwo-Olu said. By closing our airports and land borders and putting strict conditions for seaport activities, we have reduced the impact of external factors on our country. Mosques in Makkah and Madina have been closed. The Pope celebrated Mass on an empty St. Peter’s Square. The National Centre for Disease Control has informed me that, a large proportion of new infections are now occurring in our communities, through person-to-person contacts. "General Updates" gives you traffic status of over 1,000 Lagos bus-stops with LIVE videos and pictures. “I am therefore once again asking you all to work with Government in this fight. News. For this group, their sustenance depends on their ability to go out. You are our heroes and as a nation, we will forever remain grateful for your sacrifice during this very difficult time. Imagine a bank whose customers can tap on a wearable device to... By Kariuki Ngari, CEO & Managing Director, Standard Chartered, Kenya & East Africa Nigeria's anti-police brutality protests block major roads. The NCDC says as at 9.30 p.m on April 12, there are 323 confirmed cases of COVID19 pandemic in the country, while 85 have been discharged with 10 deaths. Read his full statement below…, ADDRESS BY H.E. There is also a reduction of new positive cases of the pandemic and majority in stable condition, 85 were treated and discharged. We implemented comprehensive public health measures that intensified our case identification, testing, isolation and contact tracing capabilities. Lagos remains the epicentre with 176 cases, 56 cases in FCT, 20 in Osun, 12 in Edo, 11 in Oyo, 11 in Bauchi, 6 in Akwa Ibom, 5 in Katsina 5, Kwara 4, Kaduna 6, 7 in Ogun 7, 2 each in Enugu, Ekiti, Delta, Ondo and Rivers, and 1 each in Benue, Niger, Anambra and Kano States. All Rights Reserved. 32. 49. The President, who confirmed this in a nationwide broadcast in Abuja on Monday, however said ”the previously issued guidelines on exempted services shall remain”. We will also build similar centers near our airports and land borders. ”The Pope celebrated Mass on an empty St. Peter’s Square. In the past two weeks, we announced palliative measures such as food distribution, cash transfers and loans repayment waivers to ease the pains of our restrictive policies during this difficult time. These palliatives will be sustained. As of the time of this report, the attempt has been unsuccessful and the station has since returned to air. 4. I will take this opportunity to recognise the massive support from our traditional rulers, the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) during this pandemic. (READ MORE: Lagos state to shut down markets). Finally, I want to thank the members of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 for all their hard work so far. Our approach to the virus remains in 2 steps – First, to protect the lives of our fellow Nigerians and residents living here and second, to preserve the livelihoods of workers and business owners. at Lekki, by allowing military snippers access its head office tower for operations. 29. In the same period, we have seen the health system of even the most developed nations being overwhelmed by this virus. 53. I wish to thank you all most sincerely for the great sacrifice you are making for each other at this critical time. This collaboration is critical to the short and long-term success of all the measures that we have instituted in response to the pandemic. Lagos traffic is very dynamic. An Editor in the station, who pleaded to be kept anonymous, disclosed that the station was attacked by hoodlums around 9 am today. AKS as metaphor (2), The tragic experience of Dr. Ezekiel Izuogu and its corollaries (1). 31. 17. In a similar vein to South Africa, which extended its lockdown on Thursday, Buhari said the West Africa nation’s approach to the virus remains to protect the lives of Nigerian residents and preserve the livelihoods of workers and business owners. Members of staff of LTV said they have been asked to vacate the premises of the station, located at Alausa Lagos. The Boob Movement founder, Abby Zeus bares her breasts to advertise her assests for a Playboy magazine feature. This website uses cookies to improve your experience while you navigate through the website. The video shared on Arise TV featured an employee of the bank conducting routine maintenance at the Tower location. 42. 22. We also use third-party cookies that help us analyze and understand how you use this website. Latest Nigeria News as it breaks. Lagos State remains the center and accounts for 54% of the confirmed cases in Nigeria. 59. 47. You also have the option to opt-out of these cookies. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. 48. However, such sacrifices are needed to limit the spread of COVID-19 in our country. Top nigerian newspaper online covering Politics, Business, Sports, Entertainment and Lifestyle This is a difficult decision to take, but I am convinced that this is the right decision. ”The previously issued guidelines on exempted services shall remain. I will therefore take this opportunity to urge you all to notify the relevant authorities if you or your loved ones develop any symptoms. 2020 will more than deliver on that reputation, with a stimulating array of visionary industry presenters, raconteurs and even some sporting greats. Backstory: Recall that Nairametrics had earlier reported on how soldiers allegedly fired gunshots to disperse #EndSARS protesters in Lekki yesterday. It is a matter of life and death. This comes barely a day after the US shut down its Lagos consulate, following the outbreak of violence from the #EndSARS protests in major parts of the country including Lagos State and the FCT. The disclosure was contained in a statement issued by the UK High Commission in Nigeria on Wednesday, October 21, 2020. As a result of the overwhelming support and cooperation received, we were able to achieve a lot during these 14 days of initial lockdown. For further updates on the closures please visit: — UK in Nigeria (@UKinNigeria) October 21, 2020. The Lagos State Government disclosed on Friday that there would be a dusk-to-dawn curfew in the state, starting from Sunday. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. The Lagos State Government disclosed on Friday that there would be a dusk-to-dawn curfew in the state, starting from Sunday in efforts to curb the spread of the Coronavirus.. The famous Notre Dame cathedral in Paris held Easter Mass with less than 10 people. View live cams . A verified tweet by the bank read thus: “We are deeply saddened to hear about the unfortunate loss of innocent lives yesterday at the Lekki Toll. Its President Muhammadu Buhari said the extension will come into effect at … 40. Many State Governments have also made provisions for isolation wards and treatment centres. We pray that the souls of the innocent rest in peace”. “I am hereby directing a statewide curfew from 8 pm to 6 am, starting from Sunday until further notice. 24. While I note some appreciable progress, we can achieve a lot more. He said the extension was informed by the advice given to him by the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19. It is unfortunate that this was reported as a sniper without any proof. According to him, anybody who works in Lagos or any other state, but lives in Ogun, will not be allowed to go to Lagos or any other state and return to the Gateway State. Learn how your comment data is processed. Their livelihoods depend on them mingling with others and about seeking work. In the coming weeks, I want to assure you that the Federal Government, through the Presidential Task Force, will do whatever it takes to support you in this very difficult period. Majority of the confirmed cases in Lagos and the FCT are individuals with recent international travel history or those that came into contact with returnees from international trips. 43. 55. 23. These cookies do not store any personal information. By Kennedy Mubita, Africa Head, SC Ventures. >>We need to gv these peeps time and see if there's any change b4 going back to the streets >>Now tell me if these ones are going for protest or a cultist hangout session. This is not a joke. Fellow Nigerians, I have no doubt that by working together and carefully following the rules, we shall get over this pandemic and emerge stronger in the end. Meanwhile, the governor also disclosed that movement in and out of Lagos would be restricted from Sunday, as all inter-state motor parks are to be shut for two weeks. It is a matter of life and death. At present, the station has gone off the air. The public health response to COVID-19 is built on our ability to detect, test and admit cases as well as trace all their contacts. 60. The evidence is clear,” he said. 37. 20. “With effect from Sunday, we will be closing the domestic airport in Lagos, the General Aviation Terminal and the MM2. This is to enable us to carry out comprehensive disinfection of the Lagos Metropolis. 50. 18. Mosques in Makkah and Madina have been closed. We must endure a little longer. The Lagos State Government disclosed on Friday that there would be a dusk-to-dawn curfew in the state, starting from Sunday in efforts to curb the spread of the Coronavirus. 36. 5. 15. 51. I am therefore once again asking you all to work with Government in this fight. Meanwhile, in a statement on Saturday, Abiodun re-echoed that there is a total ban on interstate travel outside Ogun State. 30. So we must pay attention to the danger of close contact between person to person. The High Commission in a brief statement, also asked applicants with appointments for Wednesday and Thursday, to reschedule their appointments from Monday, October 26th. This morning, Nigeria had 323 confirmed cases in twenty States.

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