The aim is at reducing the risk of transmission of COVID-19 and other infectious diseases.
About nine states are set to benefit from the N1 billion pledged by the Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) to combat the Coronavirus disease.
President Muhammadu Buhari ordered the lockdown of three states (FCT, Lagos and Ogun) in a bid to control the spread of COVID-19.
Nigeria has recorded the second death from the novel coronavirus.
Nigeria has confirmed five new cases of Coronavirus infection in the country.
The Nigerian government says it has no plan to impose travel ban on travellers because of coronavirus outbreak.
The Lagos State Government have announced that the two men, who had been declared wanted for having contact with Nigeria’s index coronavirus case, have been found.
Information from several news reports shows that youth have been the highest victims of suicide cases in the last eight months.
In 2017, Usman Yusuf was recommended for dismissal by the panel set up by the Federal Ministry of Health (FMH), following findings that he allegedly mismanaged...