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Coronavirus: Oyo Activates Emergency Operating Centres, Appoints Ladipo As Incident Manager

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Coronavirus: Nigeria Suspends International Flights Into Abuja, Lagos Airports Amidst 10 New Cases

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IBADAN: ”I am coronavirus-free” UK Returnee Taye Currency dismisses rumour

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The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Nigeria has risen to 81, following the discovery of five new cases. 11 new cases of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 8 in Lagos, 2 in Enugu & 1 in Edo State As at 11:55pm 27th March, there are 81 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported …

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Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde has imposed a dusk to dawn curfew on the state following the confirmation of two new cases of Coronavirus in the state. The governor also suspends all inter-state travel from and into the state while also banning gathering of more than 10 people.   Makinde made the disclosures while …

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3 In Ibadan, 2 In Ogbomoso… — Makinde Approves 8 Road Projects For Rehabilitation, Reconstruction Oyo State Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde has approved for immediate rehabilitation and reconstruction, a total of eight road projects in various zones of the State. The State’s Commissioner for Public Works and Transport, Professor Raphael Afonja, who revealed this development on Friday, …

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Oyo state government is to set up Diagnostic Centre for the testing of patients or victims of Coronavirus also known as COVID-19. To this end, a team of the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has trained officials in Oyo state who will man the Diagnostic Centre. According to a statement by Taiwo Adisa, Chief Press Secretary …

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As the fear of Coronavirus spreads across Nigeria with more cases recorded in Lagos, and the FCT, two governors stand out in their preparedness to combat an outbreak of the virus. They are Gov. Seyi Makinde of Oyo State who has already set up a COVID-19 Task Force and Babajide Sanwoolu of Lagos who has …

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By Lashley Oladigbolu. Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo state has directed all civil servants except those on essential duties to stay at home as from Friday for a period of 2 weeks. The Governor also hinted that there has been no new case of Coronavirus in Oyo State while giving out new guidelines to transport …

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The Executive Chairman, OYRTMA, Mogaji (Dr.) Akin Fagbemi today received in working visit, Alhaji Mukaila Lamidi (Auxiliary), The Chairman, Oyo State Park Management Disciplinary CommitteeDiscussions centered on how the Park Management Committees and its numerous Members across the thirty-three local government areas could partner OYRTMA to sensitize transporters and enforce the State Government’s directive and …

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  Authorities of the Nigeria Army are preparing for a lockdown following the outbreak and continued spread of Coronavirus in the country. In a classified document from the office of Chief of Army Staff, Yusuf Buratai, addressed to Army Headquarters as reported by SaharaReporters on Tuesday, personnel were advised to be on the alert as …

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Auxiliary fires the critics of PMS activities in Oyo State By Ajao Musa Bolaji The Chairman Disciplinary Committee of Park Management System (PMS), Alhaji Mukaila Lamidi (Auxiliary) had fired back those criticizing the activities of PMS in oyo state that, “they are those who never want peace in the state”. When speaking with his media …

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Some managers of the Park Management System (PMS) in Oyo State have been dismissed on the grounds of misconduct allegations. Briefing the newsmen on the outcome of the disciplinary hearing of the Park Management System (PMS) held on Friday (March 20, 2020) Chairman, Alhaji Mukaila Lamidi Auxiliary said that some of the Park Managers concerned …

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  In its determined effort to stop the spread of the novel corona virus in the State, the Oyo State Task Force on COVID-19 has activated emergency Operating Centres (EOCs) in the State. The Task Force headed by the State governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde also on Sunday named Dr. Taiwo Ladipo of the Ministry of …

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International  flights into two major airports in Nigeria has been suspended. With effect from Monday, the two international airports – Murtala Muhammed Airport Lagos and the Nnamdi Azikwe Airport, Abuja – will remain closed for all international flights, according to a statement Saturday by the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority Director-General, Musa Nuhu. Mr Nuhu said …

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Yes, I was in the United Kingdom earlier this week to receive an Award but I was tested upon my arrival into the country and also during my brief stay.

Most importantly, I was also tested at the Airport right before my departure and upon landing in Lagos. I want to inform everyone that all tests results came out Negative and that I am 100% Coronavirus Free.

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We received the result of the suspected case which our Commissioner for Health, Dr B. V. A. Bello, discussed in his press conference on Thursday, March 19, 2020. The result is negative for Coronavirus. So, we currently don’t have any confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Oyo State.

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    Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, has ordered the immediate renovation of blocks of classrooms and supply of furniture to St John Secondary School, Ode-Aje, Aremo, Ibadan and other worst-hit schools in the metropolis. The governor, who made the order during an on-the-spot assessment to St. John’s School Aremo, Ode-Aje, Ibadan, said government …

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