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Hon Bolanle Lateefat Ajayi Gives Out Over 10,000 Sanitizer.

The media group of Honorable Bolanle Lateefat Ajayi Representing Yewa south state constituency today visited Various communities in ilaro, ifekowajo and Owode of the yewa south local government to distribute 10,000 hand sanitizers   . In ilaro, the popular market, Sayedero market was visited by the media aid and hand sanitizers were distributed to the iyaloja of the market to give each and everyone in the market, this was in order to enlighten the market women/men on preventing the spread of the virus around the communities. After then the media aid took off to communities in Ifekowajo and owode to also distribute hand sanitizers and also enlighten the people on how to maintain personal hygiene, washing their hands always and applying the hand sanitizers, which are preventive measures of curbing the spread of corona virus. The communities were also instructed not to forget to maintain social distancing among themselves. The visitation was rounded up after the orientat

COVID-19: Provide Means Of Survival To Cushion Effect Of Lockdown, Ogun Chairmanship Aspirant Urges FG

The chairmanship aspirant for Abeokuta South Local Government, Hon. Faruq Akintunde has  called on the federal government to ensure Nigerians are provided with relief materials for the survival of the citizens who have been ordered to remain at their different homes. Faruq made this known on Monday in Abeokuta on Telephone interview in Abeokuta, Ogun state He said that the only way to relieve Nigerians is to provide them food materials, cash and other materials that will  be good for their survival. He however advised Nigerians to support the surveillance and control measures adopted by the government to combat the spread of Covid-19 in the country. He said ''I share in the plight of Nigerians and especially the good people of Abeokuta south local government in the on going corona virus pandemic ravaging the entire world. ''I want to advise the federal government to provide relief materials to Nigerians now that they have been ordered to remain at the

COVID-19 : AMORAN commences free distribution of hand sanitizers in Ogun

Determined to curb the coronavirus pandemic, the Articulated Motorcycle and Riders Association of Nigeria, (AMORAN), Ogun State chapter has commenced the distribution of 5,000 bottles of sanitizers to commercial motorcycle riders in the State. The gesture, according to the Union's Publicity Secretary, Otunba Taofeek Sokoya, is aimed at keeping the scourge at bay in the State. The distribution exercise was held at the three senatorial districts simultaneously over the weekend. Speaking on the exercise, Otunba Sokoya said the initiative was carried out to sensitize the members on the precautionary measures against the deadly virus. He said "The whole world is passing through a difficult time with the rapid spread of COVID-19 and the only way to fight against this scourge is to abide strictly with UNICEF guidelines on handwashing/hand hygiene” "Our Union, under the able leadership of Nurudeen Aina (Alowonle) has demonstrated total commitment to joini

COVID-19: Shomide Urges Residents To Obey ''The Stay Home Policy'' In Ogun

The  chairman of Abeokuta South Local Government , Hon. Ayodeji Shomide and the transition team on Sunday advised the people of the local government to obey the stay home policy of the federal government. Shomide with his team also sensitized  the people against the virus The awareness team was led by the chairman alongside with the transition team  the Supervisor on health Mrs Yetunde Adebambo and other health professionals. The sensitization was part of the plan of the emergency preparedness and response committee that was set up by the chairman and his team. The public were enlightened and awared of the do's and dont's related to the COVID-19 and their attention was drawn closer to the importance of the "Stay Home" policy.

Coronavirus: Ogun Councillorship Aspirant, Mide Hails Buhari, Abiodun Over Swift Intervention.

The councillorship aspirant for Imeko ward, Ogun state has commended the administration of President Mohammad Buhari putting in place measures to contain the spread of Coronavirus in the country. He also lauded the administration of Prince Dapo Abiodun of Ogun state for his efforts so far to fight the virus in the state. Mide said this in an exclusive interview on Friday  with journalist in Abeokuta, Ogun state. He described Abiodun as governor who cares about the people of the state' health. Mide said, '' when the issue of the virus came up, our president, Mohammadu Buhari  put in place necessary mechanism to fight  the virus and I also want to appreciate our governor, prince Dapo Abiodun for his efforts so far. When we recorded the first case, he took a serious action and during the second one he did the same. He is a wonderful man who doesn't joke with his people'' He  also appreciated the ministry of health in Ogun state for supporting in the

CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC (COVID 19) HON MRS AJAYI BOLANLE LATEEFAT URGES THE GOOD PEOPLE OF YEWA SOUTH STATE CONSTITUENCY NOT TO BE PANIC AND OBSERVE THE FOLLOWING PREVENTIVE MEASURES.

CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC (COVID 19) HON MRS AJAYI BOLANLE LATEEFAT URGES THE GOOD PEOPLE OF YEWA SOUTH STATE CONSTITUENCY NOT TO BE PANIC AND OBSERVE THE FOLLOWING PREVENTIVE MEASURES Wash your hands regularly for 20sec with soap and water or alcohol based hand rub. Cover nose and mouth with a disposable tissue or flexed, elbow when you cough or when you sneez. Avoid close contact ( 1 Meter or 3 feet) with people who are unwell. Stay home and self-isolate from others in the household if you feel unwell. Don't touch your eyes,nose,mouth with unclean hands. Avoid large gatherings of more than 20 people. Observe social distance ( avoid close contact with people). The state governments is working with the state health officials on disbursing nose guide, face masks, sanitizers to the people of Ogun state.              DON'T PANIC       I CARE                          PLEASE STAY                          FREE Aisan oni file wa se bugbe ooh Amin ase edumare

Ogun chairmanship Aspirant, MKO Gives Out Sanitizers, Hand gloves

The chairmanship aspirant for Abeokuta south local government, Hon Mustapha Kodaolu Olajide has distributed Sanitizers Hand gloves and other Preventive materials to people of Abeokuta South. This gesture started on Monday with a visitation to the Primary Health Centre Oke-Ilewo where Honourable Kodaolu alongside the Caretaker Chairman ably represented by Hon. Mrs Iyabode Adebambo the Supervisor For Primary Health Care Centre sensitized nursing mothers on the need to be more cautious as the Virus in town is a respected of Nobody. The Team was received by the Matron in Charge, Matron Shoronke who expressed joy as she lamented that there was already shortage of this materials and they are really finding it hard to purchase the items and this donation by Hon. Mko isn't just a good one but a Laudable one. In the same vein, Hon Mustapha donated another set of COVID-19 Preventive Materials to the Local Government. The materials was received by The Caretaker Committee Chaired b

Ogun Chairmanship Aspirant, Faruq Celebrates Another Year.

The chairmanship aspirant for Abeokuta south local government, hon. Adeniyi Akintunde Faruq today turned another year . The celebrant is a philanthropist and generous man who has put smiles on faces of many less privileged people in Ogun state. Apart from that, he is a determined politician who cares for the betterment of his people than himself. He is the most experienced man among all aspirants in Abeokuta south local government. I want to celebrate you today for your good gesture and your love for your people. You are indeed an aspirant to beat. Happy birthday sir,long life and prosperity.

identity of the man that died as a result of coronavirus in Nigeria

We reported earlier that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has recorded the first Coronavirus Death in the country. The announcement was made on Monday morning shortly after 5 new cases were confirmed with Lagos being the epicenter in Nigeria with 24 confirmed cases and 9 other cases spread across 3 different states and the Federal Capital Territory. Details about the person killed as a result of the virus has been released. According to Saharareporters, he is Suleiman Achimugu, a former Managing Director of Pipelines and Products Marketing Company, a subsidiary of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation. Home     News Photo and identity of the man that died as a result of coronavirus in Nigeria by   Lawal O.     March 23, 2020   We reported earlier that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has recorded the first Coronavirus Death in the country. The announcement was made on Monday morning shortly after 5 new cases were confirmed with Lagos being the epicenter in Nig

Bello's Media Team Celebrates Hon. Solomon

The media team of  the chairmanship aspirant of Abeokuta north, Hon. Wale Bello today celebrated a strong youth leader of Abeokuta north local government area of Ogun state, Hon. Solomon Akibo. The team congratulated hon. Solomon for turning another year in good health, happiness and in peace. The media team comprises of  Mr Moruf, Mr Tunde, Mr Oluwaloniglory, Mr slim, Mr Senator Kay, Mr Father, Mr Beita, Mr hadi, Mr NIYYAS and Mr osoba. They all prayed for success and long life for hon. Solomon. The celebrant is  the ardent follower of our  leader, Alhaji Bakai. The vocalist and a future of Abeokuta north, activist and a principled man. We wish you happy birthday sir... RMWO Team....

Nigeria bans all international flights

The Federal Government of Nigeria has announced the closure of all the country’s airports to international flights till April 23, 2020. The Director-General of the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA),  Capt. Musa Nuhu disclosed this in a letter to all foreign airlines and operators on Saturday. He said domestic flights will continue normal operations at all airports. Home     News Coronavirus: Nigeria bans all international flights by   San O.     March 21, 2020   The Federal Government of Nigeria has announced the closure of all the country’s airports to international flights till April 23, 2020. The Director-General of the Nigeria Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA),  Capt. Musa Nuhu disclosed this in a letter to all foreign airlines and operators on Saturday. He said domestic flights will continue normal operations at all airports. The NCAA had shut down the international wing of three airports in Nigeria on Friday and announced the closure of all the country’s airports

NHS strikes massive deal with private hospitals for 20,000 extra staff, 8,000 beds and 1,200 ventilators in fight against coronavirus

More beds, ventilators and thousands of extra healthcare staff will be made urgently available from next week to aid the  NHS  fight against  coronavirus , thanks to a major deal agreed between NHS England and the nation's independent hospitals. Nearly 20,000 fully qualified staff will be joining the NHS response to the pandemic, helping manage the expected surge in cases. The extra resources now secured by the health service will not only be available to treat coronavirus patients, but will also help the NHS deliver other urgent operations and cancer treatments. The deal - the first of its kind ever - includes the provision of 8,000 hospital beds across England, nearly 1200 more ventilators, more than 10,000 nurses, over 700 doctors and over 8,000 other clinical staff. In London it includes over 2000 hospital beds, and over 250 operating theatres and critical beds. NHS chief executive Sir Simon Stevens said: 'We're dealing with an unprecedented global health th

Environment Secretary Urges Coronavirus Panic Buyers

The environment secretary has urged panic buyers to “be responsible” and stop panic buying and the  coronavirus  outbreak continues.  Scenes of empty shelves and huge queues outside of supermarkets have dominated coverage of Covid-19 across the UK, with restrictions places on certain items such as toilet roll.  “Be responsible when you shop and think of others. Buying more than you need means others may be left without and it is making life harder for frontline workers,” said George Eustice, secretary of state for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. Stephen Powis, national medical director at NHS England, said people should be “ashamed” of themselves for panic-buying, and urged people to think of struggling NHS staff. “I would like to make a plea on behalf of all my colleagues in the NHS, nurses, doctors, paramedics and many, many others who are working incredibly hard at the moment to manage this outbreak of coronavirus,” he said. “It’s incredibly important that they too

MAN UNITED Jude Ighalo and wife, Sonia heading for a divorce as she reverts to her maiden name

Manchester United star Jude Ighalo’s wife Sonia recently reverted to her maiden name, Adesuwa. Could that be a confirmation of a breakup or mere social media rumor? Recall that Jude Ighalo and Sonia deleted each other’s photos from their IG pages amidst marriage crisis, few weeks ago. Rumors made rounds earlier that their marriage was allegedly in crisis after he moved to his luxurious house in Lagos, while his wife, Sonia and their three children remained in London. Though she quelled claims of going through a divorce with her footballer husband via an Instatory post which read “to those of u panicking….Jude and I are still traditionally and above all legally married, No leave no transfer”. The beauty has however reverted to her maiden name after he ignored her birthday today March 20.

Kenny Rogers dies at age 81

American singer and Country music legend Kenny Rogers has is dead at the age of 81. His family announced his passing away in a statement issued late on Friday. According to the statement, Kenny died from natural causes at home. “The Rogers family is sad to announce that Kenny Rogers passed away last night at 10:25PM at the age of 81. “Rogers passed away peacefully at home from natural causes under the care of hospice and surrounded by his family,” the statement read. Rogers born on 21st August 1938 in Houston, Texas. He started his career in the late 1950s and quickly became active in rockabilly, jazz and other genres that he brought into his country style. The three-time Grammy winner was known for a string of hits including “The Gambler,” “Lucille” and “Islands in the Stream

Actress Olaitan Sugar to ex-boyfriend - it shall not be well with you

Nollywood actress Olaitan Sugar and her ex-boyfriend, Segun Mayanna turned social media to a battle field where they exchanged savage words. The actress  cursed her ex-boyfriend, Segun Mayanna, after the latter commented on her Instagram post. It all started after Olaitan took to her page to call the attention of her fans to her search for a lady she acted with in past years, and interestingly her ex-boyfriend took to the comment section of the post to blast her. She wrote: ” Please who knows her whereabouts? I don’t know why i can’t just get my mind off her, funny enough i never met her but i love her and i remember casting her for my first movie in 2012 AREMO ITE but unfortunately all efforts in reaching out to her proved abortive. I just hope she’s doing well  Pls help reach out to her  “ Responding to her, the man identified as Segun wrote: You no know any of her family members? She is a wise woman unlike you that advertise herself on the social media, she is on a low

WASSCE postponed indefinitely

Home     News West Africa Senior School Certificate Examination postponed indefinitely by   OluA     March 21, 2020   According to the latest report, the West African Examinations Council (WAEC) in Nigeria has postponed the 2020 West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE) for school candidates indefinitely. Prior to this, the exam was scheduled to commence on April 6, 2020 but with the case of coronavirus in Africa, the exam has now been postponed. This was made public in a statement released by the council’s Head of National Office in Nigeria, Patrick Areghan, on Friday March 20th, as he said the decision was as a result of the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and the  “ serious implications ”  it has for the conduct of the WASSCE for school candidates. This decision is a demonstration of the organisation’s concern and support for the various protocols being put in place by the Federal and State Governments of Nigeria and the governments

powerful prayer points against Coronavirus leads by Odunlade Adekola

Nollywood Yoruba actor, Odunlade Adekola has lent his voice in educating the mass as the deadly coronavirus lingers on. Taking to Instagram, he posted a photo of himself in a prayerful mood urging his fans to pray some prayers without making a joke out of it. He also pleaded with them to take all precautionary measures set by relevant authorities in curbing the spread of COVID-19 disease. He wrote: Please don’t joke about this. Say after me! 1) All the power that is against the will of God in my life, I bound them in the mighty name of God amen) 2) Any form of diseases roaming about the world will not have power over me in Jesus name. The actor after the prayer, urged all his fans and others who joined him in praying to ‘claim it with strong faith’ and also expresses his love to them. ‘I LOVE YOU ALL’

Tiwa Savage: “I’m lonely and i’m changing my toys” – Covid-19

One of the most terrifying fact about the pandemic coronavirus is its threat to bring end the world if proper care is not taken and if the virus is not contained in due time. It is easily spread and has led to the deaths of several people in different parts of the globe. In order to contain this deadly pandemic, and reduce the spread, social gatherings have been suspended as people have also been advised to self-isolate at home and avoid going out or travelling. However, it has been just a few days of self-isolation and a number of people are already showing signs of boredom as they have no idea what to do with their time now that there is no safe place to run to. Nigerian music star, Tiwa Savage, has also taken to social media via her Instastory to share how she is handling the isolation. Tiwa revealed loneliness has started to set in and that she has no cuddle partner. The music star also said that it is time for her to charge her ‘toys’. She however did not elaborate on

Sanwo-Olu Orders Police To Arrest, Disperse Large Gathering Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Home Health HEALTH Sanwo-Olu Orders Police To Arrest, Disperse Large Gathering Amid Coronavirus Outbreak By  Olawale   Last updated  Mar 20, 2020     Share By Monsuru Olowoopejo After observing sharp disregard for earlier pronouncement on religious gathering in Lagos, the State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu has directed law enforcement agencies to arrest and disperse any large gatherings to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in the state. The governor directives came after theGuild reported that several religious outfits defied the order earlier issued by the government and conducted their services including Friday congregational prayer (Jummah prayer). Sanwo-Olu, in a live broadcast on Friday, also cautioned residents against panic-buying of the Chloroquine drug, foodstuff, and other household items. He said: “To protect and save lives, law enforcement agencies, especially the Police, have been directed to enforce compliance with the directive against any assemblage of a large numbe

My Officer Didn't Shoot Anyone, It Is A Rumour, Says Ogun Peace Corps Commandant

The Commandant of Peace Corps Of Nigeria, Ogun state command, patriot Olufunmi Akinyemi  has debunked the rumour that one of their officers, Akinwunmi Ibrahim  allegedly shot someone through accidental discharge. He also denied the allegations that they use  firearms, ammunitions and  also have office in Akomoje or lafenwa area of the state. According to him, Our attention has been drawn to a news circulating on social media (WhatsApp) concerning one Akinwunmi Ismail who was said to be of Peace Corps Akomoje Division, who allegedly shot someone through accidental discharge. ''We wish to state clearly that Peace Corps of Nigeria, Ogun State Command under my leadership  is not aware of such incident and does not have an office in Akomoje or Lafenwa area of Abeokuta, Ogun State. ''Although, we are yet to confirm the authenticity of the news through a credible news medium and we don't know the Police Station where the matter was reported, but as a respon

Ogun Chairmanship Aspirant, Bello Celebrates Another Year

A former councillor and also a  chairmanship aspirant of Abeokuta north local government, Hon. Wale Bello has turned another year today. Bello is a  proprietor of comprehensive Children's School and Comprehensive Academy, COMPRO in Abeokuta north local government The celebrant is a philanthropist and generous man who has put smiles on the faces of many less privileged people in Ogun state, especially in Abeokuta north local government area of the state. By making people happy, he  sponsored many Abeokuta North Local government students into higher institutions. He has also produced many students  who have later become lawyers , doctors, engineers, Teachers bankers and many more in Abeokuta north local government He is a PHD holder who values education at any time  and who  has also  built students who are making him proud every where. You are so special to everybody and  and a  story changer to many people in Abeokuta north. The role you have also played in

Housewife stabs peacemaker for trying to separate a fight

A housewife, Salimat Hamza, on Friday appeared in a Kaduna Upper Sharia Court, for allegedly stabbing a ‘peacemaker’, who was trying to separate a fight. The 22-year old defendant, who resides along Taiwo Road Kaduna, is charged with causing grievous hurt. The Prosecution Counsel, Insp. Abubakar Shehu, told court that the ‘peacemaker’ who was also the defendant’s neighbour, Halima Musa, reported the matter at Sabon Gari Police Station on March 15. He alleged that the defendant, on March 15. stabbed the complainant with a knife when she tried to separate a fight between  Hamza and another neighbour. Shehu said that the complainant suffered deep cuts on her head and hand. He said the offence contravened the provisions of Section 219 of the Kaduna State Penal Code Law. The defendant, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge. The Judge, Mustapha Umar, admitted the defendant to bail in the sum of N100, 000 with one reasonable surety in like sum. Umar adjourned the case

RE: CORONAVIRUS: FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ORDERS FEDERAL TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS, UNITY COLLEGES CLOSED

RE: CORONAVIRUS: FEDERAL GOVERNMENT ORDERS FEDERAL TERTIARY INSTITUTIONS, UNITY COLLEGES CLOSED Sequel to the directive of the Honourable Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu on the ravaging coronavirus pandemic and the need to pre-empt its spread, all Tertiary Institutions in Nigeria have been advised to close her gates to students. Accordingly, the Rector, Arc. O. O. Aluko PhD. has directed that the resumption of students for the second semester 2019/2020 Academic Session earlier on scheduled for Sunday, March 22, 2020 should be postponed indefinitely. Therefore, all Parents, Wards and Students are advised to keep their ears to the ground from both the print and electronic media for further directive on the new resumption date. I wish also to use this medium to advise that all and sundry should strictly adhere to all the injunctions, precautions and other preventive measures being circulated on the pandemic. We shall not suffer any loss. In God we trust. OSOR

NIYYAS Endorsed As He Declares To Run For Councillorship Post

A councillorship aspirant for ward 16, Abeokuta north local government, comrade Shokunle Afeez, popularly known as Niyyas on Thursday received blessings from some of the leaders of All Progressive Congress, APC  He was showered the blessings when he was declaring  his intention to run for the post of a councillor in  the state The leaders endorsed him and wished him success ahead of the election They also prayed for him and advised him to perform well if elected as  the next councillor of the community.

Governor Abiodun rolls out measures to tackle the economic effects of COVID-19

Governor Abiodun rolls out measures to tackle the economic effects of COVID-19 As a result of the recent global economic challenges resulting from COVID-19 pandemic and the crash in the prices of crude oil, the Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun has announced a number of measures to mitigate the imminent reduction in monthly FAAC allocations from the federation account. Governor Abiodun made this known while receiving the Interim Report of the State’s Economic Team led by the Honourable Commissioner of Finance and Chief Economic Adviser, Dapo Okubadejo. Some of the measures include budget review in line with current realities, restructuring and refinancing of existing loan obligations and processing of new credit facilities to improve the State’s cashflow and take advantage of the more favourable interest rate regime in the country. The Government also bans nonessential travel by all civil servants and political appointees. Other initiatives include creatively shoring u