COVID-19 lockdown

Covid third wave: FG rules out lockdown

THE Nigerian government has ruled out another COVID-19 lockdown, despite the increase in cases of COVID-19 across the country. The...

BLOOD ON UNIFORMS (4): Policewoman killed by policeman in Rivers; man gunned down by soldier in Delta

‘’The frantic strides weren’t enough to save this victim. Soon a bullet hit Joseph right inside the car and then another when he attempted to crawl to safety. He died on the spot…’’

BLOOD ON UNIFORMS (3): In Nigeria’s South-east, no justice for several killed, injured during lockdown

By Kemi BUSARI On Thursday, April 9, 2020, ten days after Nigeria entered partial lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic,...
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BLOOD ON UNIFORMS (2): No justice for inmates killed by Nigerian correctional officers as families ‘beg’ for corpses

­By Kemi BUSARI On Thursday, April 9, 2020, ten days after Nigeria entered partial lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic,...

VIDEO: Survivors narrate harrowing experience of Domestic Abuse during COVID-19 lockdown

DESPITE domestication of violence against Persons Prohibition (VAPP ACT), signed in 2019 by President Muhammadu Buhari, cases of Sexual and Gender-based Violence, SGBV are on the increase with those saddled with the responsibility of checking the scourge doing nothing to stop and protect those affected. The ICIR reports the travail of victims of SGBV during the COVID-19 lockdown.

COVID-19: Watch what your child eats, avoid trans fats

Childhood obesity is a growing global threat that seems to be worsening with the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown. With children...
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FG gives go ahead to ‘private schools’ to conduct virtual exams

THE Federal Government says private schools with international curriculum can commence third term examinations online despite the shut down...

Fayemi appoints man who ‘rejected’ son for traveling to Lagos as Ekiti COVID-19 ambassador

THE Governor of Ekiti state, Kayode Fayemi has appointed Femi Adeoye, a father who rejected and forced his son...

Police dismiss officers captured on video abusing uniform in Edo, Osun states

THE Nigerian Police have taken stringent measures against officers caught on video for professional misconduct in Osun and Edo...
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Cooperate, pay your taxes before due date, FIRS tells business owners

THE Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has appealed to some sectors of businesses flourishing during the lockdown to cooperate...

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