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Benue Health Commissioner dies three months after being sworn into office

Benue State Commissioner for Health and Human Resources, Dr Emmanuel Ikwulono is dead. The late commissioner who replaced Dr Sunday Ongbabo who had earlier resigned his appointment from the State Executive Council, died three months after being sworn in. Radio Nigeria, Harvest FM located in Makurdi reported that he died in Jos, the Plateau State capital […]

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Social distancing rule breached at burial ceremony of Ondo commissioner who died from Coronavirus (photos)

The burial ceremony of Ondo state’s commissioner for health, Wahab Adegbenro, was held today July 3, however a major highlight of the event was violation of the social distancing rule as advised by health authorities to curb the spread of Coronavirus. Adegbenro died from COVID-19 complications at the state Infectious Disease Hospital in Akure, Ondo […]

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Oyo’s youngest commissioner tests positive for Coronavirus

Oyo state’s commissioner for youth development and sports, Seun Fakorede has tested positive for Coronavirus. The 28 year old  commissioner made the announcement via a LinkedIn post he shared on Friday June 26. Fakorede who noted that the disease is not a death sentence, stated that he will remain in isolation and will fight the […]

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Kogi’s alleged index case of Coronavirus only suffered a bee sting – Commissioner for Information, Kingsley Fanwo

The Kogi state government has again countered claims of the state having cases of Coronavirus by stating that the alleged index case in the state only suffered a bee sting. Kingsley Fanwo, the state’s commissioner for information and communication disclosed this in a statement released on Monday June 8. Reacting to NCDC’s May 27 announcement […]

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Dubai returnees counter Lagos health commissioner, Akin Abayomi over claim of one of them dying from Coronavirus (video)

Some of the Nigerians who were recently evacuated back to the country from Dubai, have countered Lagos health commissioner, Akin Abayomi’s claim of one of them dying from Coronavirus. Recall that the health commissioner who announced the death of a 32-year-old man yesterday May 12, said the deceased was among those who were recently evacuated […]

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Lagos Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi, debunks reports claiming he has tested positive for COVID-19

Lagos State commissioner for health Professor Akin Abayomi, has debunked reports claiming he has tested positive for the novel Coronavirus. Prof Abayomi had on Thursday May 7, announced via his Twitter handle that 10 associates of the Lagos State House in Marina had tested positive for the virus. Some reports claimed he was one of […]

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Plateau’s index case of Coronavirus arrived from Kano – Plateau health commissioner, Ninkong Ndam

Plateau state commissioner of health, Ninkong Ndam has disclosed that the state’s index case of Coronavirus is a 20-year-old lady identified as Hauwa Yakubu. Ndam who provided more details about the index case, said she arrived Plateau from Kano on April 17 and has been quarantined since her arrival. Her samples were taken and sent […]

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I was misunderstood – Kano commissioner who was sacked over “unguarded utterances” against Abba Kyari speaks up

Engineer Mu’azu Magaji, the Kano State Commissioner for Works and Infrastructural Development who was sacked last weekend over “unguarded utterances” against President Buhari’s late Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari has countered claim of celebrating the late CoS death. The sacked commissioner maintained that his post on social media was misunderstood and his use of the […]

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Governor Ganduje sacks commissioner over ‘unguarded utterances’ against Abba Kyari

Governor Abdullahi Ganudje of Kano State has sacked the Commissioner of Works and Infrastructure, Engr. Mu’azu Magaji over his ‘unguarded utterances’ against the person of the late Chief of Staff to the President, Malam Abba Kyari. Engr. Mu’azu Magaji had described the late CoS as “non-ordinary citizen” who amassed so much power in his Facebook […]