132 Travellers Who Violates Covid-19 Protocols Wanted

The presidential steering committee (PSC) on COVID-19 has published a second batch of names of travellers who reportedly violated the protocol for international passengers. On May 23, the PSC had released the names of 90 travellers, who were accused of violating the protocol on mandatory self-isolation for passengers from Brazil, Turkey, and India. The federal […]

Abuja: 55 Arraigned For Flouting COVID-19 Directives

Fifty-five persons have been arraigned before an Abuja Mobile Court on Monday, for not wearing face masks.   The violators were summarily tried and convicted by the presiding Magistrate, Ebiwari Eremasi, after pleading guilty to the charges.   Vill City News gathered that hey were fined ₦2,000 each, with an option of engaging in supervised […]

Police Officer Caught Kissing Women Arrested For Flouting COVID-19 Protocols

A police officer has been suspended in Peru after he was caught kissing a woman he arrested and was going to fine for breaching a Covid curfew.   In a viral video, the police officer was seen locking lips with the lady as she appeared to bribe him with a kiss to swap the penalty […]

Sanwo-olu Extends Work From Home For Public Servant

Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu of Lagos Sate has extended the work from home directive to all state public servants on Grade Level fourteen and below from today to Friday 26th of February 2021. A statement issued by the state Head of Service, Mr. Hakeem Muri-Okunola, noted with concern that protocols of Corona-virus infections had been observed […]

Buhari Violates His Order On COVID-19 Physical Distance, Mask In Daura [Photos]

President Muhammadu Buhari has violated the Health Protection Regulations order he signed this week.   On Saturday, the President revalidated his membership of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Daura, Katsina State.   Gistongist reports that Buhari was at different times in midst of scores of people against the physical distance provision of the order. […]

Failure To Wear Face Mask Attracts 6-Month Jail Term Says Buhari

Failure To Wear Face Masks In Public Places Now Attract 6-Month Jail Term In Nigeria Following President Buhari’s Signing Of Coronavirus Disease Health Protection 2021.   Gistongist earlier reported that President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday signed a law to check the spread of COVID-19 pandemic and slammed six months imprisonment on violators of COVID-19 protocols. […]

NUT Frowns At Schools Ignoring Covid-19 Protocols, Set To Meet

The Nigeria Union of Teachers, NUT, says amid concern about the rising coronavirus cases, it would on Thursday hold a meeting on the pandemic and compliance with COVID-19 protocols in schools across the country.   The Secretary-General of the NUT, Mr Mike Ene, stated this in an interview with newsmen in Abuja, as primary and […]

School Resumption: Lagos Commissioner For Education Warns About Covid-19 Protocols

Sequel to the approval of the Lagos State Government that private and public schools should resume on the 18th of January, 2020, the state’s Commissioner for Education, Mrs. Folashade Adefisayo warns about Covid-19.   In a statement issued to Gistongist, the Commissioner stated that the resumption is not a declaration of freedom from the deadly […]

Sanwo-olu Bans Cross-over Service In Lagos

Christians in Lagos have been prohibited from observing the annual cross-over service.   The Lagos state government has said that there will be no room for the religious activity.   Stressing the state government’s preparedness to slow down the spread of COVID-19, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said the curfew imposed by the PTF still stands.   […]