Nigeria records 627 fresh COVID-19 cases, another high in 48 hours

Nigeria records 627 fresh COVID-19 cases, another high for two consecutive days, the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) says. In a tweet on Friday, the centre said Nigeria has 15,181 cases of the COVID-19. The NCDC also said that as at June 12, 12 deaths were recorded. It, however, said that no new state had reported a case in the last 24 hours. NCDC said that Lagos State again led the state ranking with 229 cases. Abuja trailed behind, reporting 65 infections. Other states with fresh infections include Abia (54),…

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500 widows in Enugu West receive Ugwuanyi, VSF palliatives

No fewer than 500 widows in Enugu West senatorial zone,  comprising of Udi,  Ezeagu,  Oji-River,  Awgu and Aninri local government areas, on Friday,  benefitted from the Victims  Support Fund (VSF) COVID-19 palliative donated to the state to cushion the  effects of the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. The donation of the items, which included bags of beans,  bags of rice,  condiments,  groundnut oil, bags of garri  and pieces of fabric  facemasks, were supported  by Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi. Presenting the items at the beneficiaries at Udi  local government area, the Deputy Governor,…

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