Governor Bello Lifts Lock-Down In Kabba-Bunu, Insists Kogi Is CoVid-19 Free

Governor Yahaya Bello announced this on Friday at the Government House in Lokoja, the state capital. He explained that the decision became necessary after the result of all the samples taken and subjected to tests by the health workers in the local government came out negative. READ ALSO: https://theemage.com/nscdc-arrest-man-for-defiling-his-daughters/ Following the outcome, the governor insisted that Kogi has remained a COVID-19-free state. He, however, urged the people of the state to adhere to the protocols of the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to…

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Hydroxychloroquine: WHO Resumes Usage In Fight Against COVID-19 – PTF

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has affirmed that the World Health Organization has resumed its use of Hydroxychloroquine in the fight against COVID-19. This was confirmed by the Chairman of the Committee and Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha, during the PTF’s briefing today. READ ALSO: https://theemage.com/ex-defence-chief-say-trump-fueled-us-unrest/ The PTF Chairman warned however, that Nigerians must desist from rushing to buy the drug in a bid to self medicate. Boss Mustapha also noted that overseeing the second phase of the ease of lockdown is a critical…

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PTF Issues Out New Directives Following Easing Lockdown

The Presidential Task Force has met with President Buhari today afternoon to fashion a modality Towards the Immediate easing of the various Lockdown regulations of the CoVid-19 pandemic which have prevented businesses, Religious gatherings and other events. PTF made this announcement after successfully reached an agreement with the President, this was confirmed in a series of tweets from Bashir Ahmad Buhari’s Media aid on micro blogging platform Twitter. See below;

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We Are Not Thinking Of Opening Schools Now -PTF

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has reacted to reports that schools across the country are going to reopen on June 8, 2020, amid the coronavirus pandemic. Briefing journalists in Abuja on Wednesday, The Minister of State for Education, Emeka Nwajiuba who is a member of the PTF, noted that the reports are false as the Federal Government is yet to decide on when schools would reopen. READ ALSO: https://theemage.com/fgn-plans-reopening-of-schools-amidst-coronavirus-pandemic/ “The material that the Chairman of the PTF spoke about, which is an announcement purportedly from him that we are…

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COVID19: PTF Confirms Three Herbal Drugs Identified To Cure The Virus

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has announced that three out of the numerous claims of COVID-19 herbal cure have been identified and forwarded to relevant authorities for further investigation and validation. The Chairman of the PTF, Boss Mustapha made the announcement on Wednesday while briefing journalists in Abuja. READ ALSO: https://theemage.com/kano-officially-ban-almajiri-system-of-education/ He said the validation was made by the Federal Ministry of Health after holding a virtual meeting with Nigerian Researchers and Scientists. He noted that the decision to meet with the researchers was also prompted by the…

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FGN Plans Reopening Of Schools Amidst Coronavirus Pandemic

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr. Boss Mustapha, on Wednesday disclosed that the Federal Ministry of Education will soon issue out guidelines for the reopening of schools across the country. Speaking during the Presidential Task Force, PTF, on COVID-19 daily briefing in Abuja, Mustapha asked states, local governments, proprietors and all other stakeholders to begin taking steps that will facilitate an early and safe reopening of schools. READ ALSO: https://theemage.com/covid19-389-new-cases-total-now-8733/ “​Today, 27th May, 2020 is also Children’s Day worldwide and this brings to mind the need to…

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