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COVID-19: President Buhari Warns Nigeria’s Economy Cannot Sustain Another Lockdown

President Muhammadu Buhari has noted the trends of the second wave of COVID-19 peaks in many foreign countries and warns that Nigerians must do all that they can to avert a similar scenario as Nigeria’s economy is too fragile for

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FG Threatens Another Lockdown As Schools Reopen Across States If…

The federal government has warned that it could issue another lockdown as states announce schools resumption. The warning was given by the secretary to the government of the federation and chairman, Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha on

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Recounts Suffering A Bad Concussion While Playing With Her Daughter During The Coronavirus Lockdown

Prizewinning novelist and star mom, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie was playing with her daughter during the coronavirus lockdown when she fell and hit her head on a hardwood floor. The fall caused her a confusing and painful injury, leading to a

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Breaking! FG Retains Curfew, Extends Eased Lockdown Protocols

The Federal Government of Nigeria has announced the extention of phased two eased lockdown protocols. This phase has been extended for another four weeks in order to continue to curtail the spread of the dreaded COVID-19 pandemic. The Chairman of

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New Moms Share Heart-wrenching Accounts Of Lockdown’s Impact On Babies

A fresh report has shone a light on the disproportionate impact COVID-19 lockdown has had on women who are pregnant, giving birth or at home with a baby or toddler. The Babies In Lockdown report, produced by Best Beginnings, Home-Start UK,

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Lagos State Make Examples Of 10 Private Schools Reopened Despite Ban On Schools

The Lagos state government has taken action against ten private schools in the state for flouting the ban on schools by the Federal and state governments in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. This was revealed by the Lagos State

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Experts Describe Ways To Help Children Cope During COVID-19 Crisis

You will recall that in March, the Federal Government announced the shutdown of schools, religious houses and other public places like cinemas, nightclubs and parks to check the spread of the deadly coronavirus pandemic, popularly known as COVID-19. While some

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Lagos State Government Threatens Another Lockdown Over Increasing COVID-19 Cases

The Lagos state government has warned that it could issue another lockdown as Covid-19 cases in the state continue to escalate. Lagos State, Nigeria’s commercial capital has recorded over 9,741 cases with 1,475 recovered and 126 deaths. The Lagos State

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SHOCKING! Mothers Who Have Been Beaten, Attacked & Bullied By Their Own Kids Tell Their Horrific Stories

Child-to-parent abuse (CPA) is more common than we think because it is highly under reported. In the UK alone, police figures revealed a 30 per cent rise in domestic violence offences by sons on their parents since 2010, to 5,294

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Nigerian Dads Share Their Inspiring Reflections On Fatherhood During The Coronavirus Pandemic Lockdown

When the Nigerian government announced lockdown in most states as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic, little did people know that it will change them in ways they did not envisage. Many Nigerian Dads nursed the fear of losing their

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Worrisome Report Reveals State Where Fathers Raped Their Daughters During Lockdown

This report here is alarming, startling, sickening, shocking and hard to believe. The state in Nigeria where fathers had carnal knowledge of their daughters during the coronavirus pandemic lockdown has been revealed. A worrisome report by PUNCH METRO revealed that

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Lockdown: How At Least 200 Bauchi Women Died As A Result Of Illegal Abortions

At the early stage of the imposed lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic, there were reports of mysterious deaths in Bauchi state. Investigations have now revealed the cause to be unsafe abortions and not Coronavirus as rumoured. It seemed far-fetched

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WHO Warns Of ”Second Peak” Of COVID-19 As Countries Lift Lockdown

Many African, European, and Asian countries as well as the U.S., have taken steps in recent weeks to end lockdown measures due to its impact on the global economy. In light of this, the World Health Organization, WHO has warned

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President Buhari Sends Words Of Reassurance To Nigerians On Lifting Lockdown

President Buhari has sent words of reassurance to Nigerians that the current lockdown put in place to contain the spread of the novel Coronavirus, will not go longer than necessary. The President gave the assurance in his Eid-el-Fitr message to

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Vital Information On The Use Of Vitamin D To Bolster Up Immunity Against COVID-19

Perhaps, you have learned that strengthening your immunity along with other precautions laid down by scientists is a good way to significantly lower your chance of contracting the dreaded COVID-19. You probably have also heard that Vitamin D deficiency has

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Lagos State Government Considers Full Re-opening Of Economy, Worship Centers, Lists Conditions They Must Meet To Reopen

Lagos State government has revealed that businesses and worship centres will soon reopen fully if they meet certain conditions. The state Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, disclosed this when he spoke at a briefing after the State’s Security Council meeting held at

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How The Lockdown Is Leading Women Into Unsafe Abortion Methods – Medical Expert, Kehinde Abimbola Raises Alarm

Dr Kehinde Abimbola, a medical practitioner has raised the alarm over the high rate of unsafe abortions during the lockdown as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Dr. Abimbola, who is Head Gynaecologist of a foremost private hospital in Abeokuta,

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COVID-19: Lockdown Forces Supermum To Walk 160km With Newborn In Hand After Delivery

An Indian mum has done what seems like the impossible – she gave birth and then kept walking for over 100km with her newborn. The new mother was traveling with her husband and their children when she went into labour. 

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Lockdown: Why Nigerian Parents Lashed Out At School Teacher, Elizabeth Ogah

A Nigerian teacher, Elizabeth Ogah, took to Facebook to write her thoughts on what she believes to be the under-estimation of the value of school teachers by parents. The teacher, in her Facebook post, said she believes that by now

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Celebrity Mum, Jada Pinkett-Smith Says Being In Lockdown With Her Husband, Will, Has Revealed To Her She Doesn’t Know Him At All

It is almost unfathomable to think that a picture-perfect couple as Jada Pinkett Smith and husband, Will Smith may have the typical struggles that other marriages have in their own marriage as well. Celebrity mum, Jada Pinkett Smith said she

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COVID-19: Experts Roll Out 7 Things We Should Avoid When Lockdown Eases Or Ends

On Monday, the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd), in a televised speech announced that there will be a phased and gradual easing of the lockdown occasioned by the coronavirus in the Federal Capital Territory, Lagos and Ogun states from

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COVID-19: Experts Highlight How The Lockdown Order Can Heal Ailing Marriages

Since governments around the world declared lock-downs to check the spread of the pandemic, Coronavirus or COVID-19, pictures and videos of couples singing, dancing, exercising, cooking, playing games and caring for their children together have surfaced online. Except for partners

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COVID-19: President Buhari Reviews Lock Down Order In New Nationwide Address

As part of measures to curb the spread of COVID-19 while trying to get the economy running in Nigeria, President Muhammadu Buhari has yesterday, April 27th announced new terms for the ongoing lock down. The President in his nationwide broadcast

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See How Lagos Couple Who Didn’t Want Their Wedding Postponed Due To Covid-19 Shutdown Got Married

While many couples have chosen to postpone their weddings till the COVID-19 shutdown and pandemic is over, two lovebirds in Lagos have decided they can’t wait. The couple, Yinka and Demola, have gone ahead to have their wedding and they

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Lagos State Government Warns Perpetrators As Domestic Violence Cases Rise Amid COVID 19 Lockdown

The number of domestic and sexual abuse cases being reported daily has increased by as much as 50% since the Coronavirus lockdown started in Lagos, the Lagos State Domestic and Sexual Violence Response Team has revealed. According to the LSDSVRT,

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