Thailand’s controversial king has allegedly fled his country and is now self-isolating in a luxury hotel in the Alpine resort town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen in Germany. King Maha Vajiralongkorn ,67, also known as Rama X, is said to have booked out the entire Grand Hotel Sonnenbichl after the four-star hotel received “special permission” from the district council to accommodate the king and his entourage.
March 31, 2020
“God, infect me with Covid-19 and leave the rest of the world out of it,” Oluwo of Iwo offers himself as a "sacrifice" to save the world from coronavirus (video)
The Oluwo of Iwo, Oba Abdulrasheed Adewale Akanbi has asked God to spare the world of the coronavirus pandemic and he offered himself to be inflicted with the virus so the rest of the world can be free.
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC has warned against the myths some Nigerians have about the Coronavirus disease.
Let her go and die in my house - Nigerian dad threatens to take his daughter out of an isolation center over poor treatment by staff (video)
A video of a Nigerian dad complaining bitterly over the poor condition his daughter is allegedly being subjected to at an isolation centre has surfaced online.
The Ogun state police command has arrested a masquerade otherwise known as Egungun in Yoruba parlance, for defying the government’s order banning all public gatherings in the state as part of measures to curb Coronavirus spread.
March 26, 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari has been allegedly flown out of the country as his health deteriorates after unconfirmed reports suggest that he has tested positive to COVID-19. According to the former Director of Strategy/Communication under President Goodluck Jonathan, Jackson Ude, President Buhari and his Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari have been secretly flown out of the country last night for medical treatment.
Abimbola Adelakun explains that this novel coronavirus is no respecter of power, and that is what makes it highly remarkable. On Tuesday, the news broke that the Chief of Staff to the Nigerian president, Abba Kyari, tested positive for COVID-19. Three of his aides reportedly also tested positive. Same Tuesday, it was announced that the Bauchi State governor, Sen. Bala Mohammed, also tested positive. Then, there is the son of former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar, whose test result was announced on Saturday. Given how many people close to them they might have huddled before diagnoses, we will never know how far and wide they spread the virus.
March 25, 2020
A woman who happens to be her husband's second wife has set the man's house ablaze over his new wife in Osun. According to Vanguard, the Osun State Police Command has arrested a housewife, Kehinde Salamat for allegedly setting ablaze her husband’s six-bedroom bungalow, worth N3 million. The incident was said to have occurred on March 18, 2020, around Adio, Ori Eru in Iwo local government area of Osun State.
Pastor Matthew Ashimolowo has been caught on camera telling church members to pay to offering online. Pastor Mathew Ashimolowo, the founder and Senior Pastor of Kingsway International Christian Centre (KICC) has ignited outrage after he asked his members to pay their offering online amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Heir to the throne self-isolating at home in Scotland and is said to be ‘up and about’ Prince Charles has tested positive for coronavirus and is self-isolating at his home in Scotland, Clarence House has said. Charles, 71, is said to be “up and about” and in “good spirits” and has continued to work for the last few days. Doctors believe the earliest he would have been contagious was on 13 March. He last saw the Queen on 12 March, following an investiture. His last public engagement was also on 12 March. He has held private meetings since then. Buckingham Palace said: “Her Majesty the Queen remains in good health. The Queen last saw the Prince of Wales briefly on the morning of 12 March and is following all the appropriate advice with regard to her welfare.
Coronavirus update: The plaintiffs have sought USD 20 trillion, which is a bigger amount than China's GDP, claiming coronavirus is the result of a biological weapon prepared by the Chinese authoritiesCoronavirus update: A $20 trillion lawsuit has been filed against Chinese authorities in the US over coronavirus outbreak. American lawyer Larry Klayman and his advocacy group Freedom Watch along with Texas company Buzz Photos have filed the lawsuit against the Chinese government, Chinese army, the Wuhan Institute of Virology, Director of Wuhan Institute of Virology Shi Zhengli and Chinese army's Major General Chen Wei.
March 24, 2020
'You must stay at home' - UK PM Boris Johnson puts UK on lockdown and lists the only four reasons Brits are allowed to leave their homes
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday evening in a live televised address ordered citizens to stay at home unless it’s for work, as he declared the fight against Coronavirus “a national emergency”.He also stated that anyone found breaking the rules will be fined at least £30 and up to £1,000 if they fail to self-isolate. Johnson was angry that a lot of Brits were disobeying government advice by going to pubs and public places despite the thousands that have been infected and hundreds killed by the virus.
A woman has shared a screenshot of the text a man's girlfriend sent to her after she sent him her nude photo. @_BasedMistress said she sent the man a photo of her ladybits and it was his girlfriend who texted her back to let her know he has a girlfriend.
A Pakistani Doctor who spent the past weeks screening and treating coronavirus patients in the Middle East country has reportedly died of the disease. American-Pakistani activist @_SJPeace_ said the doctor identified as Usama Riaz knew there was no Personal protective equipment (PPE), but he persisted in treating patients with coronavirus.
A Nigerian Facebook user, Onah Blessed Emmanuel spotted a group of Methodist Church women lying on the road in Ukpute, Benue State, while praying against Coronavirus. Emmanuel who shared photos of the women praying said he wasted no time in joining them in the prayer.
Spokesperson of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, Paul Ibe has shared the travel itinerary of his principal's son before he tested positive for coronavirus. Paul Ibe disclosed that Atiku's son who returned to the country on March 17 from Switzerland after some business engagements in France and Switzerland, wore a face mask as a precautionary measure against the virus when he arrived the country.
March 23, 2020
Anthony Daniels popularly known as Jay Boogie is a Nigerian born crossdresser based in Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Well, he is obviously out to send Bobrisky, his contemporary packing by releasing some hot, sexy bikini photos.
The novel Coronavirus has claimed the life of a Nigerian for the first time in the country as the world still battles to curb the pandemic which originated from Wuhan, China. Ex-PPMC Managing Director, Suleiman Achimugu, was revealed as the First Person To Die Of Coronavirus In Nigeria.
Bus conductor distributed ‘ogogoro’ to every passenger as he insisted they ‘sterilize’ their hands (video)
The current battled against the spread of Coronavirus has caused a bus conductor to share an alcoholic drink to his passengers and insisting they sanitize their hands with it. In a video shared by a passenger,
Many countries are enforcing a lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus, which has already claimed more than 13,000 people and infected over 3 lakh globally. Social media is full of measures taken by respective governments to fight the menace.
March 21, 2020
The Nigerian man who reportedly showed symptoms of coronavirus after attending the 7th edition of the AMVCA last weekend has gone public with his own side of the story. yesterday that a documentary producer warned of a suspected case of coronavirus who might have attended the AMVCA and interacted with a number of Nigerian celebrities.
Former Presidential aide and popular critic of the Buhari-led government, Reno Omokri has accused President Muhammadu Buhari of endangering the lives of 200 million Nigerians because of his daughter. Recall that one of President Buhari’s daughters recently returned from the UK and has been self-isolating.
Four ministers in Burkina Faso have tested positive for coronavirus, as the country slammed a curfew and closed all land, sea, rail and air links. Foreign Minister Alpha Barry is among the four ministers declared positive in a day. He initially dismissed the news as rumour. But hours later, in a post on Twitter, he admitted contracting the deadly virus. “The rumour has become reality … I have just been notified positive for COVID-19”, he wrote, without revealing more information about his condition.
Barry was the third minister declared infected by COVID-19 in a single day.
March 17, 2020
The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) in their official report on Sunday evening stated that the tragic explosion which wrecked Abule Ado, Lagos state was caused by ruptured gas cylinders.
I tested negative to coronavirus after Pastor Ibiyeomie prayed for me on contacting the Italian man – Man says, Daddy Freeze reacts
Daddy Freeze has reacted after a man shared a testimony saying he got healed after Pastor David Ibiyeomie prayed for him when he came in contact with the Italian man who brought coronavirus to Nigeria.
Comedian Alibaba uses closure of Churches, Vatican and Mecca to warn people against relying on prayer amidst coronavirus
Comedian Alibaba has shared a post to warn people who think they can cast and bind coronavirus from infecting them. In a post he shared, Comedian Alibaba cited the closure of Churches, the Vatican and even Mecca as a pointer that coronavirus is not something to joke with and the way to avoid being infected is to follow the guidelines from the World Health Organization, WHO.
Picture of a Nigerian police officer preventing himself from contracting the deadly coronavirus at work has gone viral on the internet.
A man in London has become the second patient to be cured of HIV as confirmed in a new report published on Tuesday, March 10, in the journal The Lancet HIV. The man is formerly known as the “London Patient”, went public with his identity and has revealed his name as Adam Castillejo.
The cold war between Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi and 11 aggrieved monarchs was resolved on Monday by the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi. Oba Ogunwusi held a peace meeting with Fayemi and the monarchs in the Government House at Ado-Ekiti. He arrived at the palace of Ewi of Ado-Ekiti about 12:45 pm and was ushered into the Ewi’s chamber for a meeting. Fayemi, Oba Ogunwusi and Prof. Akintoye met earlier before the main meeting with the monarchs.
Valencia has confirmed that 35% of its players & staff tested positive for coronavirus. The Spanish club announced last weekend that players Mangala, Garay and Gaya and two other staff were infected with the coronavirus. But things are getting worse. According to the latest report by El Chiringuito, at least 12 Valencia players have tested positive for coronavirus.
The Lagos State Commissioner of Health, Akin Abayomi announced Tuesday morning that another case of the deadly Coronavirus has been recorded in Lagos.
Hollywood actor, Idris Elba, has tested positive for Coronavirus. The actor disclosed this via his Twitter page. Elba said he had undergone a test for the deadly virus following exposure to a friend who tested positive.
March 16, 2020
Following the explosion which rocked Abule Ado community of Lagos State on Sunday, March 15th, the management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has revealed that the explosion was caused by a truck which struck gas cylinders in the community. This was contained in a statement released by NNPC.
Principal Of Bethlehem Girls College Dies While Rescuing Students After Pipeline Explosion In Abule Ado
Tragedy as the principal of Bethlehem Girls College, Rev. Sr. Henrietta Alokha lost her life to the pipeline explosion in Lagos while rescuing some trapped students under her care.
63-year-old Nigerian pathologist, Olumide Okunuga, has died of coronavirus, the doctor who lived in Italy, contracted the disease during a visit to Canada. This was made known by the minister of state for health, Adeleke Mamora while addressing journalists in Abuja on Monday while giving an update on the COVID-19 situation in the country.
March 14, 2020
The Nigerian lady who was spotted in a viral video earlier this week, shielding a man she was allegedly caught within her matrimonial home has shared a new video in which she defended herself. She started off her video by disclosing that she is not legally married to her alleged husband who is also the father of her children.
My cousin who is a doctor died of coronavirus - Nigerian Twitter user debunks rumour of blacks being immune to coronavirus
A Nigerian Twitter user has debunked claims of black people being immune to coronavirus which was declared as "pandemic" by the World Health Organization on Wednesday, March 11.
North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un has reportedly fled his country's capital Pyongyang for the coast in a bid to escape coronavirus. An insider in neighbouring South Korea revealed to the Chosun Ilbo newspaper that the Supreme Leader fled Pyongyang for Wonsan, a beach resort town.
How much did they pay this fool for the cure – Trolls attacks Kenneth Copeland over coronavirus prayer
Kenneth Copeland has been attacked by trolls after he shared a prayer on television over coronavirus. Appearing on Victory News, Kenneth Copeland stretched his hand to viewers at and prayed that they will never be infected by the virus.
Pastor Isaac Oyedepo of Winners Chapel has announced that the Church’s services for this weekend in Maryland USA have been cancelled over coronavirus.
Abubakar Yau from Augie Local Government Area of Kebbi has emerged winner of the 2020 Argungu International fishing festival. He got over N7million, two new cars and two Hajj seats for catching the biggest fish weighing 78 kilograms. Yau’s catch was rated the best among the fishes caught at the Matan Fadah river. Over 50,000 fishermen participated in the annual cultural festival held in Argungu local government area of kebbi state. Malam Bala Yahaya-Bagaye emerged second with 75-kilogramme fish while Malam Maiwake Sani Silami from sokoto stste came third for catching a fish with 70 kilogrammes.
A newborn baby who has tested positive for coronavirus is believed to be one of the world’s youngest patients with the disease. The infant and its mother both tested positive at a north London hospital and staff who had contact with the pair have been advised to self-isolate. The mother was rushed to hospital days earlier with suspected pneumonia and she and her child are being treated at separate hospitals, The Sun reported.
March 13, 2020
Senator Bima Enagi on Wednesday March 11, introduced a bill seeking a ban on importation of generators and jail term for its sellers. The lawmaker representing Niger South Senatorial District, proposed at least ten years imprisonment for any person who knowingly sells generator sets.
ONE of Ireland's largest supermarkets were forced to temporarily close multiple stores today after thousands of shoppers began stockpiling products due to the Covid-19 shutdown. Tesco Extra in Clarehall, Dublin 17, closed to restock its shelves after crowds of punters cleared the aisles of supplies within hours of Ireland going on lockdown.
Arsenal has confirmed that head coach Mikel Arteta has tested positive for Covid-19. The announcement on Thursday evening follows the Premier League’s statement that this weekend’s games would go ahead as planned but the news about Arteta could force an immediate rethink.
We are glad the beautiful actress and single mum of one is doing well for herself in Maryland as her newly opened hair salon business is thriving so well. Check out some of the hairstyles she has made for her happy customers. You will recall that one of the reasons Doris Simeon relocated is to be with her son who was previously snatched away from her by her ex-husband, Daniel Ademinokan.