Tag: COVID-19

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Ado AminuSeptember 13, 2021

Tigray conflict risks engulfing Horn of Africa: UN | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you may have missed out on: Tigray conflict risks engulfing Horn ...

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Ado AminuSeptember 10, 2021

Togo shuts churches, mosques as Covid-19 cases climb | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you may have missed out on: Togo shuts churches, mosques as ...

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Ado AminuAugust 30, 2021

Ethiopia’s economy battered by Tigray war, IMF loan ‘important’ to its finances: Zambian finance minister | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you shouldn’t miss: Ethiopia’s economy battered by Tigray war Ethiopia’s 10-month ...

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Ado AminuAugust 20, 2021

South Africans form long queues as COVID-19 jabs opened to all adults, Insecurity: Sen. Gobir urges FG to remobilise retired military personnel | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you shouldn’t miss: Ethiopia’s Tigray crisis: US accuses Abiy’s government of ...

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Ado AminuAugust 6, 2021

WHO: Africa records 6,400 COVID-19 deaths in one week, UN to support gender mainstreaming in Government Ministries | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you shouldn’t miss. Africa Covid chief John Nkengasong says vaccine saved ...

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Ado AminuAugust 5, 2021

Amnesty Int’l: Security agents killed 115 within South East in 4 months; Ghanaian Court acquits 21 arrested at LGBTQ event | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Security agents kill 115 in South-East within four months, says Amnesty International No fewer than 115 persons from the South-East ...

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Kola MuhammedJune 14, 2021

Scientists invent 30-minute COVID detector, Adesanya defends UFC title | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Here are the top news stories you shouldn’t miss across Nigeria’s 36-state federation and capital. New device could detect COVID-19 ...

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SponsorJune 11, 2021

N55m Up for Grabs in Union Bank’s Save & Win Palli Promo

Union Bank has announced a nationwide campaign to give away 55 Million Naira to new and existing customers in its ...

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Ado AminuJune 3, 2021

2 years after, UNILAG dismisses #SexForGrades lecturers; FG to raise health workers’ retirement age, hazard allowance | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the thirty-six states of Nigeria and the FCT, these are the five biggest stories you shouldn’t miss out on: ...

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Bernard DayoMay 10, 2021

Is religion standing in the way of how we combat coronavirus?

In unsurprising fashion, the General Overseer of Living Faith Church Worldwide (Winners Chapel), David Oyedepo, recently told his congregation that ...

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SponsorFebruary 15, 2021

On virtual events, 70.8% of our consumer panel think the experience can be better

With social distancing, new working environments, and much uncertainty, the world is rapidly transforming into a ‘new normal’. The screen has become ...

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Wilfred OkicheFebruary 9, 2021

Lizard, Passing, Judas and the Black Messiah…The 15 Best Films at this year’s Sundance

This year’s the Sundance film festival, America’s most important film market for independent film adopted a hybrid model that favored ...

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Michael IsaacFebruary 9, 2021

FG may replace BVN with NIN | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

FG may replace BVN with NIN Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Isa Pantami, has stated that the federal government ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqFebruary 2, 2021

NIN-SIM: Coconut Heads FC (3) – FG (1) | The #YNaijaCover

Ever been in situation where you have to turn in your assignment before a set deadline and your wishes at ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqJanuary 8, 2021

‘Kini Big Deal?’ – Buhari, Osinbajo likely to take up COVID-19 vaccine challenge | The #YNaijaCover

Ever since news of a vaccine for COVID-19 hit the airwaves late 2020, divergent reactions have greeted the development. From ...

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Chinedu OkaforDecember 21, 2020

COVID-19 is not enough reason to digitise the NIN registration | How will LASG respond to this?

For most of the year, the world had to battle with the emergence of a new virus. While there were ...

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Ado AminuDecember 18, 2020

#COVID19 vaccine – mark of the beast or just biology?

2020 has been a peculiar year and has definitely taught us many things. But, one thing asserted itself so forcefully ...

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Uroupa KiakubuDecember 17, 2020

COVID-19: Nigeria needs to put structures in place to meet up with the challenges of the 21st century

Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, has said that efforts are ongoing to acquire approved COVID-19 vaccines in January 2021. ...

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Michael IsaacDecember 17, 2020

#YNaija2020Review: Here are the Top Ten #COVID19 Misconceptions from 2020

2020 was that year! Although starting with a lot of promises to be a good year from the spiritual and ...

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Chinedu OkaforNovember 18, 2020

An alleged epidemic may be in Kogi and all eyes must be on the government to act right

If there is one lesson we can learn from the Coronavirus pandemic is the fact that healthcare is easily, if ...

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Toluwanimi OnakoyaOctober 7, 2020

Tweets of shame: Presidential aide exposed for hypocrisy after clash with Wizkid | #TheYNaijaCover

Not many people could have predicted that international entertainer, Wizkid would be trading heated words on social media with Presidential ...

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Toluwanimi OnakoyaOctober 7, 2020

Wizkid clashes with Buhari’s aide over #EndSARS, Ogun appoints BBNaija’s Laycon as Youth Ambassador | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

The Ogun State government has appointed the winner of the 2020 Big Brother Naija Season 5, Olamilekan Agbelesebioba, popularly known ...

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Toluwanimi OnakoyaOctober 2, 2020

Nigeria Immigration introduces new visa fees, Ikeja Electric suspends increased electricity tariff | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS), has introduced new visa fees for all countries which takes effect from the 1st of ...

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Toluwanimi OnakoyaSeptember 29, 2020

N2.67bn meant for COVID-19 school feeding money discovered in personal accounts – ICPC | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has declared that the sum of N2.67 billion paid to ...

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Toluwanimi OnakoyaSeptember 23, 2020

Nigeria records 0 COVID-19 deaths in 24 hours; first since start of September | #TheYNaijaCover

Slowly but surely the reported COVID-19 cases in Nigeria has been on a steady decline, with fewer and fewer cases ...

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Op-Ed EditorSeptember 19, 2020

Combating COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria: The role of community leaders

by Seun Akinyemi Globalisation has integrated the world together and makes it a global village such that when there is ...

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Onyinye UdehSeptember 16, 2020

Reddington Zaine Laboratory offers free treatment package for Lagos air travellers

As International flights resume in Nigeria, Reddington Zaine Laboratory has announced plans to offer free treatment for air travellers who ...

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Toluwanimi OnakoyaSeptember 10, 2020

Nigeria’s debt rises 8.3% to N31trn in 3 months, Gana: “Army learnt no lesson from murder of Boko Haram founder” | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Senator representing Benue North-East, Gabriel Suswam, has condemned Tuesday’s killing of Terwase Akwaza, better known as Gana alleged to be ...

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Toluwanimi OnakoyaSeptember 4, 2020

FG approves reopening of cinemas, event centres; puts schools and NYSC camps on notice | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 Control has lifted all restrictions on markets and commercial stores in the country. ...

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Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqAugust 24, 2020

Facebook offers grants to 781 eligible small businesses to cushion effects of COVID-19 

Facebook has announced a ₦500m grant to support 781 small businesses in Nigeria, as part its $100m Global Grants Programme ...

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