Lassa Fever: Edo Records 115 Cases, 13 Deaths 

Lassa Fever: Edo Records 115 Cases, 13 Deaths 

Edo State has confirmed eight more cases of Lassa fever, raising the total number of confirmed cases in the state to 115.  The Edo State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akoria Obehi, who disclosed this to journalists in Benin City, said...
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Lassa Fever: Edo Records One Death, 12 New Cases 

Lassa Fever: Edo Records One Death, 12 New Cases 

Edo State, at the weekend, confirmed one death from Lassa fever and recorded 12 new cases as the government steps up measures to contain the spread of the disease across all communities in the state.  The Edo State Commissioner for...
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Police Confirm Death Of Seme DPO 

Police Confirm Death Of Seme DPO 

The police in Lagos on Tuesday confirmed the death of  SP Mojeed Adebayo Salami, the Divisional Police Officer (DPO) in Charge of Seme border Police Station.  The Police Public Relations Officer in Lagos, Mr Benjamin Hundeyin, told the News Agency...
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Dozens Dead As Freeze Grips North America

Dozens Dead As Freeze Grips North America

At least 38 deaths have now been linked to a severe Arctic freeze that continues to pummel the US and Canada.  Officials say 34 people died across the US, with the worst-hit area being the city of Buffalo, in New...
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Okowa Mourns Sammie Okposo

Okowa Mourns Sammie Okposo

Governor of Delta State, Ifeanyi Okowa has commiserated with the Okposo family and people of Isoko in the state over the passing of renowned gospel singer, Sammie Okposo.  Okowa’s condolence was conveyed in a statement by his&nb...
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Shippers’ Council Boss Mourns Otunba Kunle Folarin

Shippers’ Council Boss Mourns Otunba Kunle Folarin

The Executive Secretary, Nigerian Shippers Council (NSC) Emmanuel Jime paid a condolence visit to Mrs Folarin, wife of Late Otunba Kunle Folarin, Chairman Ports Consultative Council (PCC) at their home in Lagos, on Friday.  The Council’s boss also signe...
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<strong>Road Accidents Decline By 1.88 Per Cent In Q2 </strong>

Road Accidents Decline By 1.88 Per Cent In Q2 

The number of road accidents in Q2 of 2022 reduced by 1.88 per cent when compared with Q1 of 2022, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), has said.   NBS in its Road Transport Data Q2 2022 Report released in Abuja...
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Edo Records 113 Deaths From Road Crashes In Nine Months

Edo Records 113 Deaths From Road Crashes In Nine Months

The Edo State Sector command of the Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), on Wednesday, disclosed that no few than 113 deaths were recorded in the state from Road Traffic Crashes (RTCs) between January and September 2022. State Sector commander, Mr...
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NPA MD Mourns Ngozi Obikili, GM, Corporate & Strategic Planning Division

NPA MD Mourns Ngozi Obikili, GM, Corporate & Strategic Planning Division

The Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mohammed Bello Koko has paid a condolence visit to the family of late Mrs Ngozi Obikili, General Manager, Corporate & Strategic Planning Division who passed on 12th October, 2022.   Accompanied ...
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Buhari Expresses Sadness Over Anambra Boat Accident

Buhari Expresses Sadness Over Anambra Boat Accident

President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday expressed sadness over the boat accident in Anambra in which dozens of people were killed.  The president in a statement issued by his media aide, Garba Shehu, on Sunday said he was saddened by the...
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Buhari Mourns Vincent Ogbulafor

Buhari Mourns Vincent Ogbulafor

President Muhammadu Buhari has condoled with the family of Chief Vincent Ogbulafor, former Chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), who passed on Friday at 73.  In a statement by his spokesman, Malam Garba Shehu, on Saturday, Buhari commiserated wi...
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WHO Confirms 63 Ebola Cases, 29 Deaths

WHO Confirms 63 Ebola Cases, 29 Deaths

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has confirmed 63 cases of Ebola Virus infection, including 29 deaths in Uganda, calling for clinical trials of new vaccines in the country.  WHO Director General, Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus, gave the confirmation at a news.....
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Monkeypox: Nigeria Records 41 New Cases

Monkeypox: Nigeria Records 41 New Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), reported 41 new cases of Monkeypox disease between August  29 and September 4, from 12 states of the Federation.  The NCDC via its official website on Sunday explained that the 12 states were: Lagos...
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FRSC Confirms 15 Dead On Lanlante-Eruwa Road

FRSC Confirms 15 Dead On Lanlante-Eruwa Road

The Federal Road Safety Corps (FRSC), Oyo State Command, has confirmed the death of 15 persons in Friday’s accident on Eruwa-Lanlate road in the Ibarapa East Local Government area of the state.  It was earlier reported that no fewer than...
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