Daily Archives: February 12, 2021

101-year-old woman survives COVID-19 in Osun

A 101-year-old grandma who tested positive for Coronavirus has been successfully treated and discharged from Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital, Ile-Ife, Osun State, after recovering from the disease. The lady who was formerly admitted in a private hospital for treatment, was transferred to OAUTHC after it was noticed she was showing some symptoms of COVID-19 like the acute…

I think El-Rufai doesn’t understand the issue of insecurity – Governor Ganduje

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has said that he believes his counterpart in Kaduna state, Governor Nasir El-Rufai does not understand the issue of insecurity very well. Reacting to El-Rufai’s comment of North West Governors not winning the fight against insecurity in the region because they are fighting differently, Ganduje recalled speaking with El-Rufai and the governor of…

Bauchi governor criticizes Ortom and Southern governors; says herdsmen carry AK47 for defence

Bauchi State Governor, Bala Mohammed, has slammed Benue State governor, Samuel Ortom, over his handling of the farmer-herder clashes. Speaking at the closing ceremony of the 2021 Press Week of the Correspondents’ Chapel of the Nigeria Union of Journalists, Bauchi State Council on Thursday, Feb 11 at the Command Guest House, Mohammed also faulted…

President Biden announces the purchase of 200 million COVID-19 vaccines to vaccinate all Americans

US President Joe Biden has announced the purchase of 200 million COVID-19 vaccines to vaccinate all Americans. During a visit to the National Institutes of Health, the Democrat said the federal government signed the final contracts on Thursday afternoon for 100 million more doses of the Moderna vaccine and 100 million more from Pfizer…