Allnews Nigeria brings you compilations and roundup of the top Nigerian newspaper headlines online for today Saturday, May 2nd, 2020.
Kano State on Friday recorded 92 new cases of coronavirus to take Nigeria's total confirmed cases to 2170.
Founder of DAAR Communications, Raymond Dokpesi, and seven members of his family have tested positive for coronavirus pandemic.
Gotel Communication, one of the firms owned by former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, has reportedly sacked forty-six workers, joining the list of companies downsizing amidst the Coronavirus outbreak.
Director General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Chikwe Ihekweazu, has announced on Friday that the agency is tracing over 12,000 people who have had some form of contact with confirmed coronavirus cases.
The World Health Organisation (WHO) Immunisation Team Lead, Dr. Fiona Braka, has said that there are 89 Covid-19 vaccines under development globally.
The Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Friday released the names of individuals and corporate organisations that donated to the State Government towards the fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic.
The Lagos State government on Friday announced that it had discharged 26 coronavirus patients from its Yaba and Onikan Isolation centres.
Leader of Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, has warned that he and members of his group will no longer tolerate the continued humiliation of former President Goodluck Jonathan, threatening that they would “bring down Nigeria” if the powers-that-be do not stop toying with former first lady, Patience.
From all indications, another crisis has erupted in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) over the suspension of Soji Adagunodo, the Osun State Chairman, Allnews reports.
Months after its Chief Executive Officer, Herbert Wigwe, donated N1 billion to the Coalition Against COVID-19 (Ca-COVID), Access Bank has announced that it can no longer afford the salary of its employees, hence, a need to sack some workers and cut salary, in order to remain operational.
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