Allnews Nigeria brings you top news compilations and roundup of the top Nigerian newspaper headlines online for today Friday, May 15th, 2020.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control. (NCDC) on Thursday announced 198 new cases of coronavirus in the country as Nigeria's cases reach 5, 162.
The minister of health, Osagie Ehanire, has said the cause of the mysterious deaths in Kano state as well other northern states is yet unknown.
Nigeria’s former president, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo, and ex-Prime Minister of Ethiopia, Desalegn Boshe, on Thursday, observed that Africa has so far escaped the worst health consequences of the COVID-19 but risks being beaten by the economic fallout of the pandemic.
President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with the National Security Council at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
A Federal High Court in Asaba, Delta State, has awarded the sum of N10 Million against the Department of State Services (DSS), for illegally detaining Anthony Okolie for 10 weeks.
The Governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, has called on the new executives of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) to work towards consolidating the gains of the immediate past executive led by Felix Obuah.
Governors of the 36 states under the aegis of the Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, have criticised the controversial Control of Infectious Diseases Bill, sponsored by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, calling for the proposed legislation to be stepped down.
The Lagos State government on Thursday announced the discharge of 13 new COVID-19 patients.
Nigeria's external reserves increased by $1.36 billion in 13 days despite the foreign exchange crisis being experienced due to the economic fallout of COVID-19 and the crash of oil prices in the global market. The increase had occurred amidst the pandemic that has affected cross-border business activities.
Five soldiers have been killed by jihadists during an attack on an outpost in the North-Eastern part of Nigeria, sources in the army have disclosed.
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