Celebrities reflect on gains, pains of COVID-19 lockdown
After about five weeks of total lockdown of some states considered main centres of motion picture production, some notable celebrities speak about the gains and pains of the COVID-19 lockdown.
Edo University commences second semester lectures online
Determined to graduate its students within the stipulated school calendar timetable despite the Covid-19 lockdown, Edo University Iyamho...
Nigerian farmers lament increasing postharvest losses amidst lockdown
As a result of the COVID-19 lockdown and lack of access to markets, farmers are experiencing massive post-harvest losses of fruits, vegetables, fresh products, and other perishables, Smallholder Women Farmers Organisation (SWOFON), raises an alarm.
Ministry to engage youths on digital skills amid COVID-19 lockdown
The Ministry of Youth and Sports Development has launched a slew of online training initiatives and programmes to engage the youth during the COVID-19 lockdown.
Unpacking experience of men during the COVID-19 lockdown
The lockdown is putting into question many of the assumptions our society has made about traditional family roles, especially that of men. Traditionally, men have never really been the ones to stay confined...
COVID-19 Lockdown: Ex-Pornstar Mia Khalifa Issues 'Burial Instructions'
As the lockdown around the world is still ongoing due to the global pandemic, former pornstar Mia Khalifa is pondering some of life's bigger questions. The Beirut-born star is to wed her fiancée Robert Sandberg this June, but the special day is at risk of being postponed due to COVID-19. Read More: Ex-Porn Star, Mia…
Funke Akindele Defends Hosting Party During Coronavirus Lockdown
Earlier today, we reported that popular Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele, threw a house party during the coronavirus lockdown in Lagos. However, in light of the major backlash, she is receiving online, the actress has defended why she held a party at her house in celebration of her husband, JJC Skillz's birthday, despite the government ban…
Celebrities and COVID-19 lockdown: A peep into their social media timelines
With the lockdown directive crippling production activities, some notable celebrities have found themselves locked on social media in the last couple of days. Here is a peep into the timelines of some notable screen celebrities.
Osinbajo, Soyinka clash on COVID-19 lockdown
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has disagreed with Nobel laureate Prof. Wole Soyinka and others who have questioned the legality of the presidential order restricting movement in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Lagos and Ogun States.
In pictures: Deserted roads, street football as lockdown begins Abuja, Lagos
Nigeria president Muhammad Buhari on Sunday ordered a total lockdown of activities in two states and the capital city Abuja. The lockdown which began on Monday evening in Abuja, and Lagos, which have the highest number of coronavirus cases in the country, and Ogun State which shares boundary with Lagos State, would have their residents staying…
4 Facts About The Pandemic Film "Contagion" In Relation To Coronavirus
Viewers have been left divided after ITV2 aired the 2011 film "Contagion," which is about a deadly virus sweeping across the globe. The airing of the film is coming amid the current coronavirus crisis. Contagion boasts of a stellar cast in the likes of Gwyneth Paltrow, Matt Damon, Kate Winslet, Jude Law, Marion Cotillard, Steven Soderbergh, Laurence Fishburne,…