Tuesday, 18th January 2022
<To guardian.ng
Breaking News:

COVID-19 palliatives

20 Feb 2021
Bayelsa Police arrested two men, Shehu Yola and Sunday Emmanuel for stealing mattresses suspected to be COVID-19 palliatives in Yenagoa.
5 Jan 2021
The Police, on Tuesday, arraigned two officials of Oyo State government before an Iwo-Road Chief Magistrates’ Court, Ibadan, for allegedly stealing and selling 40 bags of sugar from the state’s COVID-19 palliatives.
24 Nov 2020
The #EndSARS protests have clearly delineated the terrain regarding a scientific categorisation of a hitherto ignored or dismissed taxonomy. On the one hand are the organisers of the #EndSARS protests – suave, civil, cerebral, upwardly mobile, prosperous without affectation, and technically savvy young men and women. As organisers of the #EndSARS protests, they are united…
17 Nov 2020
The Senate and Muhammadu Buhari Campaign Organisation have disagreed over the hoarding of COVID-19 palliatives. The Director, Media, and Publicity of the Muhammadu Buhari 2019 Presidential Campaign Committee,
3 Nov 2020
The Lagos State Signage and Advertising Agency (LASAA), recently, announced various palliatives to cushion the adverse impact of the COVID-19 on the operations of outdoor advertising practitioners in the state.
1 Nov 2020
The recent looting of the Strategic Grains Reserve (SGR) warehouses and silos mistaken for COVID-19 palliatives in some states, could hasten the looming food security-related crises and depletion of seeds for 2021 planting season across the country.
31 Oct 2020
The Jigawa state government has distributed 7,000 packages of COVID-19 palliatives to no fewer than 1,500 Persons with Disabilities (PWDs). Mr Muhammad Usman, Chairman of the state Joint National Association of Persons With Disabilities (JONAPWD), disclosed this to newsmen in Dutse on Saturday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the items were part…
30 Oct 2020
The Plateau State Security Council (PSSC) met again yesterday to discuss the security situation following the massive looting across the state in the last two days. Briefing newsmen after the meeting at Government House, Rayfield, Jos, Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Prof. Danladi Atu, said calm has returned to the state, but that it…
29 Oct 2020
… Writes that the recent looting of state government-owned warehouses containing Covid-19 relief food items in some states may have reinforced the assertion that the Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development had been harshly judged by her critics. For a woman who has been severely vilified by all and sundry, the recent…
28 Oct 2020
The Senate Committee on Interior, yesterday, suspended its budget defence session for agencies under its watch following attacks from #EndSARS and COVID-19 palliatives protesters.
28 Oct 2020
The Lagos State Police Command yesterday paraded 520 suspects in connection with looting of shopping malls and private businesses in Lagos, just as it disclosed that 10 persons, comprising six policemen and four civilians...
28 Oct 2020
One person, was on Monday evening, feared killed in Kaduna when hoodlums, in their hundreds, burgled the COVID-19 palliatives’ warehouse of Kaura Local Council in Kagoro, Kaduna State.


29 mins ago
It can be a great start to your day to have a cup of coffee before you begin with your activities. Coffee contains elements known to help rejuvenate the body and keep it energised.  So, when the drowsy feeling sets-in in the morning, having a cup of coffee can help turn all that around and…
39 mins ago
Remember that one unspoken rule that plagues your mind when you have a wedding to attend and you think of a flirty white dress to impress? -Never wear white to a wedding. The most important thing any guest should focus on, even before choosing the dress’s colour, is not to upstage the bride.  According to…
58 mins ago
The Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) kicked off exactly a week ago on January 9 after a pandemic-related hiatus at the 60, 000 capacity Olembe stadium in Cameroon with spectacular festivities and the most amazing cultural performances from the West-Central African country. The tournament started in earnest after an opening by the Indomitable Lions of…
1 hour ago
Lagos State government, on Tuesday, introduced a daily ₦800 consolidated informal transport levy for transporters in the state. The levy is outside the union dues collected by the National Union of Road Transport Workers (NURTW) and the Road Transport Employers Association of Nigeria (RTEAN). Lagos State finance commissioner, Dr Rabiu Olowo, who revealed this at…
1 hour ago
Senegal has seized three containers of ammunition from a Guyana-flagged cargo ship in the port of the capital Dakar, in a rare arms haul worth an estimated $5 million. In a statement seen by AFP on Tuesday, Senegal's customs agency said it had searched a ship named the Eolika when it stopped to refuel, after…