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COVID-19 palliatives: Government cannot feed everybody ― Kwara gov

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Governor Abdulrahman Abdulrazaq of Kwara State has reacted to a viral video against alleged poor palliatives meant to ease sufferings of some people observing stay at home directives, saying the state government cannot feed everybody. Speaking with journalists in Ilorin, on Tuesday, Governor Abdulrazaq said that the online video was politically motivated. It is recalled […]

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COVID 19: Two pastors arraigned for holding Sunday service in Kaduna https://tribuneonlineng.com/covid-19-two-pastors-arraigned-for-holding-sunday-service-in-kaduna/ Tue, 07 Apr 2020 14:57:22 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=315735 Tribune Online
COVID 19: Two pastors arraigned for holding Sunday service in Kaduna

COVID-19, Ekiti,pastors

Kaduna State government has revealed that security agents have arrested two pastors for holding church service last Sunday, in violation of the lockdown order. A statement issued by the Commissioner of Internal Security and Home Affairs, Samuel Aruwan on Tuesday, said that one Ifeanyi Ojonu and Giniki Okafor held church service at Sabon Tasha area […]

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PFN donates protective equipment to Oyo COVID-19 task force https://tribuneonlineng.com/pfn-donates-protective-equipment-to-oyo-covid-19-task-force/ Tue, 07 Apr 2020 14:06:54 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=315731 Tribune Online
PFN donates protective equipment to Oyo COVID-19 task force

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The Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN), Oyo State Chapter, on Tuesday, donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for frontline health workers in the state to the Oyo COVID-19 Task Force, in appreciation of the tireless efforts being put in place to contain the spread of coronavirus in the state. PFN led by its state chairman, Rev […]

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NIWA releases water buses, patrol boats to help fight against COVID-19 https://tribuneonlineng.com/niwa-releases-water-buses-patrol-boats-to-help-fight-against-covid-19/ Tue, 07 Apr 2020 13:49:47 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=315721 Tribune Online
NIWA releases water buses, patrol boats to help fight against COVID-19

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The National Inland Waterways Authority (NIWA) has pledged its water buses, patrol boats and other watercraft for use by relevant agencies in the fight against the spread of COVID-19 pandemic. In a statement made available to Tribune Online, on Tuesday, by the new Spokesman of NIWA, Mr Jibril Dard’au, this gesture is in furtherance to […]

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Nigeria on course to stamp out COVID-19 pandemic ― Presidential Task Force https://tribuneonlineng.com/nigeria-on-course-to-stamp-out-covid-19-pandemic-%e2%80%95-presidential-task-force/ Tue, 07 Apr 2020 13:29:07 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=315704 Tribune Online
Nigeria on course to stamp out COVID-19 pandemic ― Presidential Task Force

COVID-19, PTF, Presidential Task Force

Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SSGF) and Chairman, Presidential Task Force on  COVID-19, Mr Boss Mustapha, on Tuesday, expressed optimism that the current challenge of the ravaging Coronavirus pandemic in Nigeria will soon be over, due to sustained efforts to curtail its spread in the country. The Task Force boss, however, lauded the […]

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COVID-19: NIPOST provides 1,400 post office locations to distribute medical aid https://tribuneonlineng.com/covid-19-nipost-provides-1400-post-office-locations-to-distribute-medical-aid/ Tue, 07 Apr 2020 12:30:57 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=315674 Tribune Online
COVID-19: NIPOST provides 1,400 post office locations to distribute medical aid

NIPOST, COVID-19, Medical aid

As part of its contribution to fighting the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria, the Nigerian Postal Service (NIPOST), has made available 1400 post office locations to facilitate the distribution of humanitarian aid, medications and medical equipment to areas where they are needed and bridge the social distance gap necessitated by the pandemic. The General Manager, Corporate […]

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COVID-19: Elumelu to distribute over N45m palliative items in Delta https://tribuneonlineng.com/covid-19-elumelu-to-distribute-over-n45m-palliative-items-in-delta/ Tue, 07 Apr 2020 12:13:27 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=315671 Tribune Online
COVID-19: Elumelu to distribute over N45m palliative items in Delta

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As part of efforts geared towards cushioning the effect of the COVID-19 lockdown in Delta State, the Minority Leader of the House of Representatives, Hon. Ndudi Elumelu has concluded arrangements for the distribution of food items worth over N45 million to the people of Aniocha/Oshimili Federal Constituency of Delta State. The food items are to […]

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COVID-19: Food relief package for indigent, vulnerable persons only ― Lagos govt https://tribuneonlineng.com/covid-19-food-relief-package-for-indigent-vulnerable-persons-only-%e2%80%95-lagos-govt/ Tue, 07 Apr 2020 12:00:02 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=315672 Tribune Online
COVID-19: Food relief package for indigent, vulnerable persons only ― Lagos govt

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The Lagos State government, on Tuesday, said that its food relief package to ease the discomfort of the COVID-19 lockdown was only for the elderly, poor and vulnerable residents. The state’s Commissioner for Information and Strategy, Mr Gbenga Omotoso, in a statement, said that the food aid was misunderstood to be for all residents, leading […]

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COVID-19: Senate president, Speaker meet minister on distribution of relief materials https://tribuneonlineng.com/covid-19-senate-president-speaker-meet-minister-on-distribution-of-relief-materials/ Tue, 07 Apr 2020 11:47:46 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=315667 Tribune Online
COVID-19: Senate president, Speaker meet minister on distribution of relief materials

COVID-19, minister, relief materials

The leadership of both Senate and House of Representatives will today meet with the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq as part of efforts geared toward ensuring equity and even distribution of relief materials to Nigerians. Tribune Online gathered that the meeting which was scheduled for 11 am […]

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COVID-19: Agric ministry delivers 12,500mt of food ration https://tribuneonlineng.com/covid-19-agric-ministry-delivers-12500mt-of-food-ration/ Tue, 07 Apr 2020 11:34:44 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=315659 Tribune Online
COVID-19: Agric ministry delivers 12,500mt of food ration

Minister, agric, food, FG

The Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Alhaji Muhammad Sabo Nanono handed over 12,500 metric tons of food ration to the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development,  Hajiya Sadiya Umar Farouq from the Minna Silo in Niger State, being part of the National Strategic Food Reserve. This was in line with the […]

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