Borno: GOV ZULUM ANNOUNCES N23.5M FOR FAMILIES OF 47 SOLDIERS FELLED BY BOKO HARAM, ADDRESSES WIDOWS IN BARRACK; RELEASES 2 TRANSFORMERS, 2 BOREHOLES

*APPROVES SCHOOL RENOVATION, SME SUPPORT FOR WIDOWS Borno Governor, Professor Babagana Umara Zulum was on Friday, 27th March, 2020, at Maimalari military barracks in Maiduguri where he announced cash support of N23.5m as support to families of 47 soldiers killed by boko haram last Sunday in Yobe state. Each family is to receive N500,000 not as compensation for losing priceless lives, but as social protection … Continue reading Borno: GOV ZULUM ANNOUNCES N23.5M FOR FAMILIES OF 47 SOLDIERS FELLED BY BOKO HARAM, ADDRESSES WIDOWS IN BARRACK; RELEASES 2 TRANSFORMERS, 2 BOREHOLES

Coronavirus: OBASEKI EVACUATES PATIENTS, CONVERTS STELLA OBASANJO HOSPITAL, OTHERS TO ISOLATION CENTRES, DEVELOPS ECONOMIC STIMULUS PACKAGE FOR VULNERABLE PERSONS

The Edo State Government has ordered the evacuation of patients from the Stella Obasanjo Hospital, converting the facility into a full-blown holding and isolation centre to manage different stages of cases of coronavirus (COVID-19). The Deputy Governor of Edo State and Chairman, Technical Sub Committee on COVID 19, Comrade Philip Shaibu, disclosed this while addressing journalists in Benin City. Shaibu said Governor Godwin Obaseki has … Continue reading Coronavirus: OBASEKI EVACUATES PATIENTS, CONVERTS STELLA OBASANJO HOSPITAL, OTHERS TO ISOLATION CENTRES, DEVELOPS ECONOMIC STIMULUS PACKAGE FOR VULNERABLE PERSONS

Covid-19: WHY WE ARE LOCKING DOWN IN DELTA – Aniagwu

The Delta State Government has reaffirmed the necessity of a lockdown in the state, saying it is to protect lives of citizens against the Coronavirus. The Commissioner for Information in the state, Mr Charles Aniagwu, made this known while briefing newsmen on the outcome of a meeting between Governor Ifeanyi Okowa-led Central Committee on Prevention of COVID-19 Pandemic in Delta with chairmen of local government … Continue reading Covid-19: WHY WE ARE LOCKING DOWN IN DELTA – Aniagwu

COVID-19: STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE ON THURSDAY, 26TH MARCH, 2020

COVID19: STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE ON THURSDAY, 26TH MARCH, 2020 With developing news around the world and in Nigeria on the Coronavirus pandemic, President Buhari issues the following statement: “I advise all Nigerians to follow to the letter the health guidelines issued by the Federal Ministry of Health and our State Governments. “Wash your hands thoroughly many times throughout the day. Observe ‘social distancing’ of … Continue reading COVID-19: STATE HOUSE PRESS RELEASE ON THURSDAY, 26TH MARCH, 2020

Covid–19: NMALAGU CALLS FOR TRUE REPENTANCE, FAITHFULNESS TO GOD

The Executive Assistant to the Delta State Governor on Religious Matters, Bishop Greatman Nmalagu has called on Nigerians to repent and be faithful to God to heal the land and the world of the global pandemic disease, Coronavirus, also known as Covid-19. The Assistant to the Governor made the call on Wednesday, 25th March, 2020, when the leadership of a Christian Non-Governmental organization, ALPHA, paid … Continue reading Covid–19: NMALAGU CALLS FOR TRUE REPENTANCE, FAITHFULNESS TO GOD

Coronavirus Update: GOV WIKE CONFIRMS COVID-19 CASE IN RIVERS STATE, SHUTS DOWN ALL MARKETS FROM SATURDAY, MARCH 28; CIVIL SERVANTS TO STAY-AT-HOME FROM FRIDAY, MARCH 27

A STATE-WIDE BROADCAST BY HIS EXCELLENCY, NYESOM EZENWO WIKE, GOVERNOR OF RIVERS STATE ON THURSDAY, MARCH 26, 2020 My Dear Good People of Rivers State, Twenty-four hours ago, I told you about the new measures we have put in place to keep our people safe from Coronavirus. The new measures included, the closing of our land and sea borders. I also told you that we … Continue reading Coronavirus Update: GOV WIKE CONFIRMS COVID-19 CASE IN RIVERS STATE, SHUTS DOWN ALL MARKETS FROM SATURDAY, MARCH 28; CIVIL SERVANTS TO STAY-AT-HOME FROM FRIDAY, MARCH 27

Breaking Covid-19 Update: OKOWA LOCKS DOWN DELTA STATE, BORDERS TO BE CLOSED FROM MARCH 29, DELTANS TO STAY-AT-HOME FROM APRIL 1; AIRPORT, MALLS, MARKETS TO BE SHUT DOWN FRIDAY MARCH 27, WEDNESDAY APRIL 1

STATE BROADCAST BY HIS EXCELLENCY, SENATOR, DR IFEANYI OKOWA, GOVERNOR OF DELTA STATE, ON THURSDAY, 26TH MARCH 2020 ON THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC My Dear Deltans, This is the third time I am addressing you on the coronavirus pandemic. 2. As promised, we have continued to monitor and review developments concerning this global pandemic on a daily if not hourly basis. Although there has been no … Continue reading Breaking Covid-19 Update: OKOWA LOCKS DOWN DELTA STATE, BORDERS TO BE CLOSED FROM MARCH 29, DELTANS TO STAY-AT-HOME FROM APRIL 1; AIRPORT, MALLS, MARKETS TO BE SHUT DOWN FRIDAY MARCH 27, WEDNESDAY APRIL 1