Yahaya Bello explains why Fani-Kayode did not join APC

Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello has explained why former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode did not join the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC). He spoke on Politics Today, Channels Television programme monitored by The Nation, Recall that The Nation had reported that Yahaya Bello, in a two minutes video, claimed the former minister had dumped the PDP for the APC. Also, viral photos of Fani-Kayode meeting with the Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello and the APC interim National Chairman, Mala Buni did set many tongues wagging. However, Fani-Kayode refuted reports…

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Covid-19: Buhari To Take Vaccine At 11:30AM -Presidential Aide

President Muhammadu Buhari will take the AstraZeneca vaccine at 11:30am on Saturday. The Personal Assistant to the President on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, disclosed this in a tweet. In a bid to provide more details on the development, Ahmad shared a graphic design that indicated that the vaccine would be administered to the President at the new Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa in Abuja, the nation’s capital. The position of the presidential aide was supported by the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA). In a tweet on Friday,…

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COVID-19: Nigeria records 371 new cases, three deaths as vaccination begins

Nigeria on Friday recorded 371 new COVID-19 infections in 20 states, health authorities have said. The new figure was a significant decrease from the 709 reported in the previous 24-hour cycle. Nigeria suffered its worst phase of the COVID-19 outbreak between December and January as daily infections averaged over 1,000. Recently however, infection figures have been relatively low with daily cases hovering between 300 and 700 in the past 13 days. Thursday’s 709 was thus the highest in about two weeks but the 371 on Friday appeared a return to…

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