BREAKING!!! #COVID19: FG. Begins Disbursement Of N10,000 each To 1Million Nigerians

THE federal government, Wednesday, began the disbursement of N20,000 to one million indigent Nigerians in the country, IGBERE TV has learned. According to a report by the Vanguard, the beneficiaries of the money said to be from the Conditional Cash Transfers Scheme, were paid N20,000 each covering four months at N5,000 monthly. The action was in line with a recent directive by President Muhammadu Buhari that the conditional cash transfers for the next two months be paid immediately to beneficiaries. Minister of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development, Hajiya…

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Emotional testimony of a covid-19 survivor in Nigeria

Life finds ways of throwing LEMON at me. I’ve struggled w/ coming forward, but I want to inspire hope. I returned to Nigeria from the UK post-Commonwealth event (I totally enjoyed) & fell ill. As a responsible person, I self-isolated. Days after, I TESTED POSITIVE FOR COVID-19 Before returning, I had planned several interviews, I was scheduled to start a fantastic consultancy job & was also expecting to sign a contract worth millions. I lost them all!!! I had to self-isolate and also inform people I came in close contact with to…

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Alleged Covid-19 Victim accuses Benue govt. of complicity

Recently, the governor of Benue State confirm one case of covid-19 in Makurdi Benue State, this became the most Trending post on social media in benue state. So many Susan came online posting and denying that they were not the victim of the coronavirus case in benue, this happens because some benue citizens went online to pick random photos from Facebook that are bearing Susan Okpe to post and were laying courses on them, insulting the innocent ones for bringing coronavirus to makurdi from UK. The victims in return made their own…

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25 million jobs could be lost as a result of Coronavirus pandemic -ILO

Almost 25 million jobs could be lost worldwide as a result of Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. This is according to a new assessment by The International Labour Congress (ILO). Mr Guy Ryder, ILO Director-General, said this in a statement on Thursday in Abuja. ”An initial assessment of the impact of COVID-19 on the global world of work says the effects will be far-reaching, pushing millions of people into unemployment, underemployment and working poverty, and proposes measures for a decisive, coordinated and immediate response. “The economic and labour crisis created by the…

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TB Joshua predicts end of Coronavirus, gave date

According to TB Joshua, the fearful Coronavirus which has caused fear and panic in the world will disappear the same way it came. During a live telecast on the popular Christian Tv Channel known as Emmanuel TV owned by Nigerian Prophet, TB Joshua,the man of God declared that the fearful virus plaguing the world will end on 27th March 2020.  He advised his viewers to remain prayerful as they wait for the deadly plaque to disappear Recall that in the early month February, news about a deadly incurable disease known…

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COVID-19: Presidency screens visitors and staff to the State House

 The Presidency has commenced screening of visitors and staff to the State House, Abuja, following the confirmation of the first case of coronavirus called COVID-19 last Friday in the country. The medical personnel posted at the last entry point to various offices in the Presidential Villa were working to ensure that the guests and staff complied with the use of hand sanitizers to disinfect their hands. The officials also used digital thermometers to check body temperatures of visitors at the Main Reception in the presence of security personnel. Among the…

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Gov Ayade to complete Multi-Billion Specialist Hospital Projects in Eight months

…Issues Eight-Month Deadline For Projects Completion In a bid to ensure that the state benefits from world class, high standard of health care service delivery, which is part of the dividends of democracy, the state government has embarked on building of three standard referral Specialist hospitals, the Cross River State governor, Ben Ayade has signed a multi-billion contract with the General Electric (GE) that would ensure the completion of these projects. This giant step by Gov Ayade has been described as a welcome development by the people after Wednesday’s signing…

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Investment in health care is to provide social relief for my people – Ayade

General Hospital Calabar Renovations Reaches advance stages as Government get expert advice As part of measures to make quality health care services available to residents of Calabar and its environs, the Cross River State Government has reiterated its commitment to the completion of the ongoing renovation of the Calabar General Hospital. The Cross River State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Betta Edu stated this today during her scheduled inspection visit of the renovation and expansion work at the General Hospital in Calabar. Speaking immediately after the inspection visit, Dr.Betta said that…

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Cross River: Building A Thriving Health Care System

The management of Public health has remained a great challenge to all Governments across the world, especially in developing countries like Nigeria. This has remained so because of the dynamic nature of illnesses evolving on regular basis, sometimes with stubborn or even drug resistant pathogens, militating social aspects and economic indices. The havoc wrecked upon human community by these diseases, most times, are often heightened by certain anti-social behaviours manifesting in the form of substance abuse and perversions in the use of some medically beneficial drugs. In most places in…

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Healthcare: Cross River Government renovates General Hospitals

By Matthew Okache The Cross River State ministry of health is renovating, expanding and equiping general hospitals across the state . The government has boosted the healthcare sector in the state by renovating the General Hospitals to a more than world-class standard for quality healthcare delivery. On assumption of office, the two weeks old Commisioner for Health Dr Betta Edu has hit the ground running by rolling out her agenda in repositioning the health sector. The ministry has since last week began the rehabilitation, upgrade and expansion of general hospital…

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