Jaywon Arrested For Violating COVID-19 Curfew
"This Year" singer Iledare Olajuwonlo-James better known as Jaywon has been arrested by the police for violating the curfew order issued over the COVID-19 pandemic. It is gathered that the singer was arrested at around 11pm by the policemen attached to the Dolphin Estate Division of the Lagos State Police Command. He is said to have been…
COVID-19 Response: Medium and long term recommendations - Part 2
Why do we continue to have mixed signals from government especially in the area of monetary palliative? How do we reconcile our advocacy of cashless society and the prescription
Thousands Gather To Listen To "Holy Man's" Prophecy About Coronavirus
Social distancing was the last thing on the minds of the thousands that gathered in the Dominican city of Puerto Plata to listen to a popular “pilgrim” prophesize that God will rid the country and the whole world of this pandemic. The people gathered in thousands, in what is a flagrant breach of social distancing measures imposed…
Hunger Won't Let The Poor Stay At Home - AY Makun
Nigerian comedian AY Makun has shared his two cents on the current stay at home order by the Nigerian government in a bid to control the spread of coronavirus in the country. The comic act who is also an actor is of the opinion that Nigeria is currently fighting two battles, the one against coronavirus…
LSCCM urges adherents to comply with social distancing order
The Lagos Secretariat Community Central Mosque (LSCCM), has commenced door to door distribution of food relief packages targeted at mitigating hardships caused by the ongoing lockdown in the country.
Couple Follow Social Distancing Rules During Wedding Amid COVID-19 Outbreak
The coronavirus outbreak has affected many important social activities all over the world and that is no excluding weddings. For a couple, Jackline Torori and Job Mogire, their wedding will forever remain memorable and not just because it is their special day but the peculiarity of the wedding. The Kenyan couple recently tied the know at Angaza…
Social distancing compulsory at burial of COVID-19 death - LASG
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says the burial protocol of any Covid-19 related death is to ensure social distancing of people at the funeral.
Enforce social distancing in markets, group urges
The Coalition for A Better Nigeria has urged the federal and state governments to enforce social distancing in markets and bus parks.
Woman Selling Face Masks With Tiny Penises Raises Over $55 Thousand
Mindy Vincent from Herber City, Utah has raised over $55 thousand for non-profit by designing and selling face masks with drawings of flowers and tiny penises of different skin tones. Mindy who is a mother and therapist went viral after she shared photos of her "unique masks" on Facebook. The masks sell at $20 and also come…
Home Essentials Shopping During Social Distancing? Try Coca-Cola & Jumia
We can all agree that these are strange times. Remote working, closed schools, and social distancing have become essential to reduce risk as the pandemic looms. This means going out to get even home essentials is not an option for most people, and this is why brands like Coca-Cola & Jumia are ramping up efforts…
Bolt Goes Viral With 'Social Distancing' Olympic Photo
Retired track star Usain Bolt showed he's still a few steps ahead when he posted an AFP picture of him outstripping his rivals at the Beijing Olympics with the cheeky caption: "social distancing".