Nigerian lady dies two months after posting “if I die during Lockdown no need for autopsy”

A 22-year-old woman has died two months after making a post about death on Facebook.   Sandra Chinenye Obioha Ihekwereme wrote on Facebook on April 4: “If I die in this lockdown no need for autopsy. Na yam and red oil and garri with salt kill me.”     Sadly, Sandra passed on on June 12. Her obituary says she died “after a brief illness.”   She will be laid to rest on Friday, July 3.     Friends are mourning her on Facebook while resharing her April post.  

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Governor Nasir El-Rufai extends lockdown in Kaduna by two weeks

As Nigeria continues to battle the Coronavirus pandemic, Governor Nasir Ahmad El-Rufai of Kaduna state has extended by two weeks, the lockdown imposed on the state.   The Governor who spoke through his deputy, Dr. Hadiza Sabuwa Balarabe in a live broadcast this evening Tuesday, May 26, said after 60 days, the state government has reviewed the Quarantine Orders and the Governor has approved the recommendation to extend the partial lockdown regulations for two weeks, with adjustments to permit the reopening of certain sectors.   According to the Deputy Governor, Schools, places of…

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Governor Wike cancels lockdown in Rivers state; weddings and burials remain banned

Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers state has cancelled the lockdown earlier imposed in the state as part of measures to contain the spread of Coronavirus.   On May 7, the governor announced a 24-hour lockdown in Obio/Akpor and Port Harcourt City Local Government Areas of the state. However, in a state broadcast this afternoon, Governor Wike announced the lifting of the lockdown. He said no part of Rivers state will be under lockdown from May 26.   ” In the last two months we have implemented several calculated measures in response to…

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Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 extends gradual easing of lockdown by two weeks

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has announced the extension of the current phase of ease of the lockdown for another 2 weeks, effective from Monday 18th May to 1st June, 2020.   Chairman of the task force and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, who announced this during the daily briefing of the task force team in Abuja today May 18, said the time is not ripe for the Federal government to relax its containment protocols against the Covid-19 pandemic.   In his words ”The reality is…

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Katsina Government orders total lockdown in Malumfashi LGA

Goveror Aminu Masari has imposed a total lockdown in Malumfashi Local Government Area of Katsina state.   Secretary to the State Government, Mustapha Inuwa who revealed that the lockdown will take off from 7:00am on Thursday, May 7, 2020, said the decision was taken after some residents of the area tested positive for Coronavirus.   Inuwa said;   “The lockdown was ordered in line with the decision by the state government and other stakeholders to shutdown any local government where positive cases were confirmed in the state. “Governor Aminu Masari had directed the COVID-19…

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COVID-19: 65 arrested for holding a party in Lagos despite lockdown

Men of the Lagos state police command on Wednesday pril 29, arrested 65 men and women for holding a party at 84 Park Hotel, Augusto Close, Oko Oba in the state.   A statement released by the spokesperson of the state police command, Bala Elkana, says the suspects were arrested while consuming some substances suspected to be hard/illicit drugs as they partied within the hotel premises.   ”Some of the suspects were found in the swimming pool catching fun, in total neglect of the social distancing regulations and the lockdown order.…

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Governor Babajide SanwoOlu announces adjusted relaxation of lockdown for #Lagos State.

1. All places of worship remained closed until further notice. 2. Eateries and restaurants to open between 9am-3pm and are to do only takeout. Take note! Must wear gloves and masks. 3. Public transport. All commuters to wear masks and gloves. Handwashing equipment and thermometers must be provided. Buses to load 60% capacity. For instance if you bus can seat 10 people, you can only load 6 persons. No standing. All airconditioners must be off on BRT! All commercial bikes suspended! Tricycles to carry 2 passengers only. 4.Controlled easing phase…

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President Buhari extends lockdown in Abuja, FCT and Ogun by one week. To end May 4th

President Buhari has extended the lockdown in Lagos, Abuja and Ogun state by one week.   In his broadcast this evening, the President said the lockdown will be phased off gradually beginning from May 4th.   He recognised the economic impact of the lockdown and said no economy can afford a continued lockdown as they await a cure or vaccine for the viral disease. He also approved a total lockdown in Kano for two weeks.   In his words ”Fellow Nigerians, for the past four weeks, most parts of our…

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Dj Larex_KIMI – Afro Trap Lockdown Mixtape

Afro Trap Lockdown Mixtape Hosted By Dj Larex_KIMI Mp3 Download Here is an anti-boredom vibe from the unstoppable Dj Larex_KIMI as he burst your speakers and pleasures your ears with his XtraOrdinal Playlist titled “Afro Trap Lockdown Mixtape”, Chemistry of both Trap and Afrobeat. You can thank me Later. LISTEN TO “DJ LAREX_KIMI – AFRO TRAP LOCKDOWN MIXTAPE” ON AUDIOMACK HERE Follow on Social Media: Twitter: @mrxtraordinal Instagram: @djlarex_kimi Listen, Download and Enjoy Below: Tracklisting Below: DOWNLOAD MP3: DJ LAREX_KIMI – AFRO LOCKDOWN MIX DOWNLOAD MP3: DJ LAREX – TIK N TOK TRAP MIX

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DJ Davisy x Yannick Philippe – D Lockdown Playlist

Whatever your tastes and preferences are, Yannick Philippe and DJ Davisy do more than satisfy you with this new mixtape called “D Lockdown Playlist”. Since most people are home and bored, they have decided to drop this mixtape for promotional purposes only, DJ Davisy is a very talented DJ and you will not regret downloading this mixtape, not only that, Yannick Philippe also shows his versatility in delivering hit singles over several musical styles. He has songs like “Sister Rebecca” “Show Dem” and even “Baby Jango” on this mixtape mixed with other…

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Coronavirus lockdown: Man shares photos and video of an alleged robber they caught in their estate, says police told them their ‘cell is full’ when they called

A Nigerian man has shared photos of an alleged robber he accused of terrorizing their estate in Ogun State, in spite of the lockdown order over the Coronavirus pandemic.   According to @iammotola, they called the police to come pick him up but they said their “cell is full’.   He tweeted;   Caught one in our Estate this evening and the other one escaped….Fact be told; we called the Police and they said cell is Full. This is disheartening, we’re not safe !!!     He also revealed that they…

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Lockdown: Couple hold online wedding ceremony attended by their family members in different parts of the world (photo)

Due to the Coronavirus lockdown, a couple decided to have an online wedding to give their family members the opportunity to ”attend” their wedding.   Twitter user @KiyaniBba, who is the younger sister of the groom, shared the story online. She wrote ”Today was my big bro’s wedding. Because of the virus, only the bride, groom and their witnesses were allowed in the room. As the official CTO of my family, I suggested that we set up a Zoom so that our relatives and friends could join us. I present you the first…

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Lockdown Violation: Naira Marley turns himself in, to be arraigned in court

Singer Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, has surrendered himself to the police at State Criminal Investigation Department, Panti, Yaba, Lagos State.   The state police command spokesperson, Bala Elkana, who confirmed this, said Naira Marley arrived the SCID office on Monday afternoon April 6, and has been interrogated.  He will also be charged to court for violating the restriction orders.   The police say the command has launched a manhunt for the remaining persons who attended the party organized by Funke Akindele and her hubby over the weekend.

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Coronavirus lockdown: Police Inspector arrested for allegedly killing a man in Abia

The Abia State Police Command on Monday, confirmed the arrest of Inspector Stanley Azuh attached to Ohuru-Ishimiri Police Division at Ogbor-Hill, Aba, for allegedly killing one Chibuisi Godwin.   It was gathered that that Godwin, a staff of Greenmac Energy Ltd, a Petroleum Company, was shot while the Inspector was enforcing Abia Government’s ‘Stay at Home’ directive, meant to contain the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state.   The incident happened in Ogbor-Hill, along New Umuahia road in Aba on Sunday evening. The deceased was said to have come…

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Nigerians react as FG says markets in lockdown states can open between 10am to 2pm every 48 hours

The Federal Government has said that markets in states currently observing a lockdown due to the Coronavirus pandemic are allowed to open between the hours of 10am and 2 pm every 48 hours.   The National co-ordinator of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Aliyu Sani, announced this during the daily press briefing by the taskforce in Abuja today Wednesday April 1st.   “For markets, only shops and stalls selling food and groceries shall be allowed to open to customers between the hours of 10:00 am and 2:00 pm,” he said  …

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Single mother-of-three jumps into Osun River over Coronavirus lockdown

A single mother-of-three attempted suicide by jumping into the Osun River in Osogbo, Osun State over her inability to continue providing for her children due to the lockdown   Kafayat Alake jumped into the river yesterday, April 1, a few hours after the state government imposed a stay-at-home order on residents of the state as part of measures to curb the spread of the deadly coronavirus pandemic.  She would have drowned, but for the timely intervention of some residents of Aregbesola area of Osogbo.     Alake’s strange movement on the bridge was said to…

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