Good Morning, welcome to Information Nigeria’s Newspaper headlines for today, 27th April 2020.
Here are the major headlines.
The Nigerian customs service has disagreed with the Oyo state government that the rice it released to the state was unfit for human consumption.
Minister of State in the Federal Capital Territory FCT, Dr Ramatu Tijjani Aliyu, says palliatives for residents cannot be diverted by anyone but would get to residents.
The People’s Democratic Party PDP has demanded an immediate investigation into the “disturbing mass death in Kano state.”
Popular human rights lawyer, Femi Falana has asked Osagie Ehanire, minister of health, to publish the full report of the investigation into the recent deaths in Kano.
The Governor of Lagos state, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has admitted they might resort to mass burials, as a way to decongest crowded mortuaries in the state.
Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State has relaxed the coronavirus lockdown imposed on the state and has asked churches to commence full activities.
The authorities of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) says corps members will receive payment of monthly stipend for the month of April without the usual gathering for clearance.
As Muslims begin their Ramadan fasting, Speaker of the house of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila has charged them to use the opportunity to pray against the pandemic currently ravaging nations.
Nigerian governors have written to President Muhammadu Buhari asking him to impose overnight curfew and make wearing of face masks in public compulsory.
The Oyo state government has described the 1,800 bags of rice it received from the federal government as palliative as unfit for consumption and hazardous to health of the state resident.