Governors declare 14-day inter-state lockdown

Governors of the 36 states of the federation yesterday unanimously agreed to the implementation of an inter-state lockdown over the next two weeks to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. They reached the agreement after receiving briefing from the governors of Lagos, Bauchi, Oyo and Ogun States who shared their experiences and lessons in the fight …

Attorney General Of The Federation Malami rolls out plans for Nigerian courts to hold proceedings online

The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF) and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami has rolled out plans for Nigerian courts to hold virtual proceedings following the outbreak of Coronavirus in the country. Malami disclosed that the new plans are aimed at ensuring that the judicial time lost to the COVID-19 lockdown is recovered. On how the online court …

17 Lagos hospitals exposed to coronavirus

Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi has disclosed that 17 hospitals in the state have been exposed to Coronavirus. Abayomi said the state Ministry of Health through one of its agencies Health Facility Monitoring and Accreditation Agency (HEFEMAA), is helping the hospitals decontaminate its facilties. Some of the hospitals have also been told to stop …