Thursday, September 24, 2020


From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

COVID-19: Osun Closes Isolation Centre

The Osun State Government on Wednesday has announced the closure of one of the Isolation Centres in Osogbo, the state capital.

JOHESU Declares Nationwide Strike

The Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) has asked its members to withdraw their services and embark on a nationwide strike starting from midnight...

FG to Ban Alcohol In Sachets, Polythene, Small Bottles

The National Agency for Food Administration and Control, NAFDAC, Weekend expressed worry over the sale and consumption of alcoholic beverages in sachets...

Doctors set to call off strike as FG, NARD reach Agreement

The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), have reached an agreement with the Federal Government, over its ongoing...

FG Asks Hospitals to Replace Striking Doctors With Corps Members

Management officials of federal tertiary hospitals across the country have been directed to engage the services of National Youth Service Corps (NYSC)...

COVID-19: We have paid N20bn allowance to Nigerian health workers – Minister

The Minister of State for Health, Olorunnumbe Mamora, has said that the Federal Government has paid up to N20bn as COVID-19 allowance...

AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine trial suspended:

Clinical trials of one of most promising candidate vaccines suspended after patient develops unexplained illness. Vinicius Molla, a haematologist...

El-Rufai: We spend N400k to Treat one COVID-19 Patient

Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna, says it costs about N400,000 to treat a COVID-19 patient in the state. Speaking...

FG Asks Resident Doctors To End Strike

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has asked the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), to end the ongoing strike...

Resident Doctors Begin Indefinite Nationwide Strike

The National Association of Resident Doctors...

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