This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria, Today, Friday, 3rd, April 2020.
Breaking: Nigeria Records 6 New Coronavirus Cases
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced today, Friday that Nigeria has recorded six new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 190.
COVID-19: Obasanjo &Other African Leaders Feature In New Song On African Solidarity
Nigerian President Olusegun Obasanjo and other African leaders have come together as a united force to educate Africans about the danger of COVID -19 pandemic.
Naija News learnt Top African leaders including incumbent Liberian President George Weah, Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga was seen in a video singing song titled ‘Alone but Altogether.’
Breaking News: 11 COVID-19 Patients Discharged In Lagos
Eleven additional coronavirus patients were discharged from the Infectious Disease Centre, Yaba Mainland Hospital on Thursday.
The Lagos State Government announced the development via the official twitter handle of the state Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Thursday evening. The patients include two females and nine males. A total of 19 persons have been discharged from the center thus far.
Breaking: Nigeria Gets N2.2bn From Germany To Fight COVID-19
The German Mission in Nigeria has pledged €5.5m (N2.2bn) to the Nigeria Humanitarian Fund for the fight against COVID-19 in the West African country.
Naija News reports that the €5.5m (N2.2bn) pledge disclosed in a tweet on the micro-blogging site, Twitter, from the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in Nigeria on Thursday, April 2.