Covid 19: CRS doctors on Strike

Doctors in Cross River state have embarked on indefinite strike while accusing the state government of abandoning COVID-19 patients. This is contained in a letter dated 5th July, 2020.

See below:

5th July, 2020

NMA CRS/SG/2020/07/254

Honorable Minister of Health
Federal Republic of Nigeria
FCT, Abuja
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Opinion: Interstate Lockdown!

By Henry Amobi

I drove yesterday by road, from Lagos to the East. China virus has done a lot of damage to both the lives and the economy of Nigeria. All the eateries along the way and most of the businesses which rely on travelling citizens for daily bread are comatose. All the major passenger transport companies with branded vehicles are comatose. One can only imagine the ripple effect of this sudden economic downturn on the ancillary beneficiaries of daily bread. Continue reading “Opinion: Interstate Lockdown!”

BREAKING: FG Suspends Airline For Flying Naira Marley To Abuja

The Federal Government of Nigeria on Monday suspended an airline for conveying Naira Marley to Abuja for a concert.
The minister for aviation, Hadi Sirika, who made this known during the daily COVID19 briefing said that the flight was approved for a different purpose. Continue reading “BREAKING: FG Suspends Airline For Flying Naira Marley To Abuja”

Covid-19: WHO, IMC, Laud Gov. Udom Emmanuel For Prompt Response To Pandemic

By Osondu Ahirika

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel has been given a pat on the back by the World Health Organization, WHO, and the State Incident Management Committee, IMC, for the way and manner he responded since the state recorded the first index case of Covid-19 pandemic. Continue reading “Covid-19: WHO, IMC, Laud Gov. Udom Emmanuel For Prompt Response To Pandemic”

COVID-19: Chinese Firm Donates Facemasks, Thermometers to A’Ibom State

As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), a Chinese firm, Wizchino Engineering Limited, has donated 20,000 pieces of facemask, 1,000 pieces of M95 facemask and 100 pieces of Infrared thermometer to Akwa Ibom State in support for the fight against COVID-19. Continue reading “COVID-19: Chinese Firm Donates Facemasks, Thermometers to A’Ibom State”