Covid-19: European Clubs To Lose 8.7 Billion Euros

European football clubs are forecast to miss out on 8.7 billion euros ($10.6 billion) in revenue as they struggle to cope with the devastating financial fallout from the coronavirus pandemic, a UEFA report said Thursday. The annual European Club Footballing Landscape study says the current projection of lost revenues in the 2019/2020 and 2020/2021 financial […]

Senate Speaks On Covid-19, Funds, Monitoring, Other Diseases

The chairman, Senate Committee on Health, Senator Ibrahim Oloriegbe, has said at a press conference in the National Assembly yesterday, that the Senate was monitoring the use of Covid-19 funds. The conference was to inform Nigerians on the forthcoming annual legislative summit on health which is to be attended by all major stakeholders in the […]

Buhari Blames Covid-19 For High-rate Of Insecurity In Nigeria

President Muhammadu Buhari says Boko Haram insurgents have capitalised on the coronavirus pandemic to launch attacks in Nigeria. Buhari stated this in an article published on Tuesday in Le Point, a French weekly magazine. On Sunday, Buhari departed Abuja for France ahead of a finance summit for African countries affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Discussions […]

41 New Covid-19 Cases Recorded In Nigeria

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in its daily update on Coronavirus, said 156,412 cases have been discharged and 2,066 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory of the country. According to NCDC, the new cases are reported from 7 states, with Lagos having the highest with 16 new cases. […]

NCDC Reports 53 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, No Death

In its latest case update dated May 13, the NCDC reports 53 new cases with no COVID-related fatality. The new infections were recorded in 3 states — Lagos-36, Rivers-14 and Akwa Ibom-3. Gistongist has gathered that out of the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria, 156,387 cases have been discharged while the death toll […]