This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria, Today, Monday, 2nd, March 2020.
President Buhari Finally Breaks Silence After Coronavirus Hits Nigeria
President Muhammadu Buhari has told Nigerians not to panic after a case of the coronavirus disease was confirmed in Nigeria.
The President notes with sadness, the recent confirmation of a case of Covid-19 infection in Lagos, Nigeria which he said was “despite the ardent efforts of the government regarding preparedness and response measures put in place in our country’s borders and beyond.”
Coronavirus: Nigerian Professor ‘Finds Cure’ For COVID-19 Disease
A Nigerian Professor of Virology from the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture in Umudike, Prof. Maduike Ezeibe has claimed that he has found a cure for Coronavirus.
In a statement to newsmen, Ezeibe said his newly found therapy could also cure HIV/AIDS.
VIDEO: Why RCCG Members Can’t Contract Coronavirus – Pastor Adeboye
The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has reacted to the recently confirmed case of Coronavirus in Nigeria.
In a video posted on his verified social media handles on Saturday, Pastor Adeboye stated that no member of the RCCG would contract the virus.
Ohanaeze Youths Reveal Plot To Sack South-East Governors
Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide (OYC) has accused Ohanaeze Ndigbo of working with the Muhammadu Buhari-led administration to “overthrow” south-east Governors.
The group stated this in a statement signed by Okechukwu Isiguzoro, President General and Okwu Nnabuike, Secretary-General.
Governor Akeredolu Declares Intention To Contest Ondo Re-election
Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State has said he has accepted calls to contest for a second term in the upcoming Governorship election.
Naija News reports that the Ondo State Gubernatorial elections will hold on October 10, 2020.