5-year-old girl becomes youngest to die of COVID-19

A 5-year-old girl became the first child to die from COVID-19, after she died on Sunday morning at Beaumont Royal Oak.
The family of Skylar Herbert confirmed the information Sunday night.
Before Sunday, the youngest person who died from coronavirus in Michigan was 20-years-old.
Beaumont Health released a statement Sunday night.
“The loss of a child, at any time, under any circumstances, is a tragedy. We are heartbroken that COVID-19 has taken the life of a child. We extend our deepest sympathy to Skylar’s family and all others who have lost a loved one to this virus. Beaumont Health’

”We had all the fun till I noticed she doesn’t wash her pants after bathing” -Man recounts his isolation experience with Edo lady

A young Nigerian man has taken to social media to recount his experience with a lady in Edo State  he had planned to spend the lockdown period with.
The man identified as Ayodeji said he travelled to Edo state to meet a lady he had been keeping an online relationship with. Everything was fine on the night he arrived Benin, the lady was homely and had a nice apartment -A 26year old big girl.
”We had all the fun that till the problem started when I noticed she doesn’t wash her pants before or after bathing” He recounted
The young man woke up the following morning to prepare breakfast in the kitchen but he could not stop perceiving a stench that seems to have saturated the kitchen.
He traces the smell to the store where he saw a laundry basket filled with unwashed.
Read his full account below:



If your man cheats on you, go for his father or his rich uncle, Bobrisky tells girls

Bobrisky has advised ladies not to get hurt when their boyfriends cheat on them. He explained payback is better than hurting, saying the guy should be the one to get hurt by simply advising women on what to do.

According to Bob, when you catch your man cheating, simply dump him and go for his father or one of his rich uncles.

“Girls if ur boyfriend cheat on u with another girl. Pls don’t fight him, slay hard and f**k his father or one of his rich UNCLE. I guess that will hurt him more . I don’t have time for rubbish. Make sure his uncle send him errand in your presence”, he wrote while advising them on IG.

Bob who said he has also been in that shoe, further wrote;

“My ex saw dis pic πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚. He said babe I want you back. Have moved on boy πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚. I now f**k your FATHER. That ass πŸ‘€”.




Covid-19: Nine medical staff quarantined in Anambra state

The Management of the St. Joseph hospital, Adazi-Nnukwu, Anambra state has said that nine medical staff of the hospital have been quarantined following their contact with the index case while on admission in the hospital.

The hospital said the staff were quarantined after a meeting with a joint team of National Center for Disease Control (NCDC), United Nations International Children Emergency Fund (UNICEF) and Anambra state Ministry of Health.

In a statement issued on Wednesday by the Administrator, Jerome Okafor, the hospital said the sample taken from the patient admitted to the unit tested COVID-19 positive.

It further revealed that the room occupied by the patient had been decontaminated, while the entire centre had been fumigated.

Family is left devastated as they lose husband, wife and daughter to coronavirus in two weeks

A mum, dad and sister have died from coronavirus in just two weeks leaving a devastated son and brother feeling like someone has "stolen my heart".

After husband and wife Keith, 84, and Jean MacVicar, 82, died a fortnight ago, their devastated family were dealt another blow when the couple's daughter Jayne also died of the killer bug.

The mum-of-two, 62, developed telltale Covid-19 symptoms soon after her parents' deaths, with her younger brother Richard previously asking friends to pray for her recovery.

He posted on social media: “Come on, Jayne, stay strong and fight this please.”

But on Saturday the 60-year-old said: “It’s with heartbreaking regret to say Jayne has lost her battle for life.

“At least we have the comfort of knowing she is back with mum and dad.

“To lose half your family in the space of two weeks feels like someone has cut me open and stolen my heart. So, so wrong.”

Before her death, tragic Jayne had posted multiple messages on Facebook pleading with Brits not to ignore social distancing guidelines and to isolate at home.

The former Staffordshire Police crime analyst had swapped her profile picture for one that said: "Stay home, it could save lives."

The family, from Burton-on-Trent, Staffs, are now facing three funerals in quick succession with only a small amount of mourners able to attend each one.

Bayelsa billionaire dies during liposuction surgery

Bayelsa billionaire dies during liposuction surgery
Keniebi Okoko, Bayelsa-born billionaire businessman and philanthropist, has died in Lagos, throwing many Bayelsans into mourning.

Some reports said Okoko, son of Professor Kimse Okoko, died on Tuesday during a liposuction surgery in a Lagos hospital.

A power outage was blamed for the death.

Okoko was in his early 40s. He contested the Bayelsa primary for the governorship ticket of the Peoples Democratic Party last year. He did not succeed.

He was also a pastor of Salvation Ministries in Port Harcourt.


Many Bayelsans and people who he had touched in his lifetime, were shocked by his sudden death.

They poured out their anguish in posts on Facebook.

Ojims Michael wrote: “Keniebi Okoko please wake up, please remember all we prayed about.


“This one came as a big shock to me last night, suddenly gone forever OMG you are just too young for this I can’t even wrap my head around this oh God why?, wrote Stephanie T.Douglas.

Pro-Jane Whatson said: “A big loss to all of us at salvation ministries. Just take it as God know why and celebrate his salvation and look very for God while on Earth”.

Michael Osaro Jnr wrote a lengthy tribute:

“I can’t find the rationale behind the death of a promising and wealthy young man like this who is even a pastor, a giver and a faithful servant of God.

“Na waaa oooo. Watin man go do for this life self. Life is absolutely nothing my brother.

“Rest in Peace and sleep well in the bosom of the Lord my beloved pastor Keniebe Kimson Koko. We will miss you greatly”

Okoko was the founder and CEO KDI Group, said to be involved in oil and gas.

He was reputed to be the godson of former Nigerian leader, Goodluck Jonathan.

According to his Facebook wall, Okoko attended University Demonstration Secondary School (UDSS), Choba.

Sad! Man allegedly beats his 8 months pregnant wife to death

A nurse who was 8-months pregnant has been reported dead and her husband is being accused of beating her to death.

Ms Anya Adaeze, aka Mummy David, was allegedly beaten by her husband, Olabode Oluwasanmi, in Akure, Ondo State.

According to sources, the incident occurred last week. The deceased was 8-months pregnant when the domestic violence incident


It was revealed that she had a misunderstanding with her husband and he allegedly beat her up with an iron rod. The beating was so serious that she was rushed to Federal Medical Centre, in Owo, and upon examination, it was discovered that her uterus had been ruptured.
An emergency Caesarean section was done to bring out the baby but the baby didn’t survive. Adaeze was placed on oxygen and died on Tuesday, April 14th, 2020.
It was gathered that Adaeze, who was the breadwinner of the house, had allegedly revealed to her colleagues at Federal Medical Centre, Owo, about the abusive nature of Olabode before her death.

Alafin of Oyo allegedly sends youngest wife packing over allegations of sleeping with KWAM 1

According to reports making the rounds on popular social media platform, Facebook and twitter, the Alafin of Oyo, Oba Lamidi Adeyemi III has reportedly sent one of his queens, Olori Badirat Ajoke, packing from the palace over ALLEGED adultery. will popular singer, Kwam 1 de ultimate
CHIRP TELEVISION took to twitter to share the story. It wrote “Meet Olori Badirat Ajoke the youngest of ALAAFIN of Oyo’s wives sent out of the palace yesterday on allegations of having adulterous affairs with KWAM 1”.
Nigerians came for the Oba in the comment section of the post for “keeping young girls as wives”
In the report, it was alleged that Badirat Ajoke, the youngest wife cheated on him with Kwam 1 which spurred him into chasing her out of the palace.
See some reactions below…
One Ademoyegun Abiodun wrote: “Before nko? What did you expect from this young lade”?
Arisey Wrote: “LOl.. Wetin baba self dey find for this small small chicks”
One Adeyemi wrote: “Give her first and last warning Kabiyesi”
See screenshots below…



See reactions on Twitter below…
One Ayo FBI wrote: “Kwam 1 is one of the most Shameless old men who doesn’t know he’s shameless because he has been enabled far too long. What do you expect when women who worked hard for their own money go on their knees to spray him their hard earned money just because he shouted Yasin 1000times?”
One Oluwasegun Hassan wrote: “Kwam 1 is a chronic womanizer. And this is not about him being a star and an artiste. If other women just want to have his name, what about the married women and his relatives he once slept with?”


Covid-19: Davido’s wife-to-be, Chioma tests positive for coronavirus

Davido’s Fiance, Chioma Avril Rowland, has tested positive for coronavirus, Davido announced on his social media pages.

Hey everyone ! I came back recently from America after cancelling tour. My fiancΓ© Chioma also came back from London recently with our baby.

We had no symptoms and still both feel perfectly fine but because of our recent travel history we decided to take ourselves and our all close associates we’ve come in recent contact with for the COVID-19 test on the 25th of March.

Unfortunately, my fiancΓ©’s results came back positive while all 31 others tested have come back negative including our baby. We are however doing perfectly fine and she is even still yet to show any symptoms whatsoever.

She is now being quarantined and I have also gone into full self isolation for the minimum 14 days.

I want to use this opportunity to thank you all for your endless love and prayers in advance and to urge everyone to please stay at home as as we control the spread of this virus! Together we can beat this!
Love, D Red heart


COVID19: Chinese government donate medical kits to Nigeria

The Chinese government has donated locally made medical kits to Nigerian healthcare workers. The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, made this known via his twitter handle writing;

''@NigeriaGov is thankful for robust support from multilateral & bilateral partners like @UN_Nigeria who offered prompt support and @China_Emb_NG who donated locally-sourced PPEs & medical supplies to help protect healthcare workers on the frontlines of #COVID19 response.''




Bauchi Governor, Bala Mohammed, tests positive for coronavirus

The Governor of Bauchi State, Bala Mohammed, has tested positive to coronavirus (COVID-19).

The governor’s Senior Special Assistant on Media, Mukhtar Gidado, just announced this in a statement.

This comes a day after the governor took the test after he had contact with the son of former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, who has tested positive to the deadly bug.

If coronavirus happened during elections, politicians would have been knocking at doors with indomie, rice, sanitizers, Shehu Sani alleges

Former lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District at the upper legislative chamber, Shehu Sani, has exposed the hypocritical tendencies of Nigerian politicians.

Recall that since the arrival of Coronavirus in the country, politicians have hardly sent out messages to Nigerians on ways to stay safe.

Shehu Sani, in a recent tweet allege that politicians pretend to love and care for the masses only during preparations for elections.

In a tweet, Sani noted that “If #COVID-19 had arrived Nigeria during electioneering campaigns, every home could have been provided with a free bag of Rice, Indomie’ and a customized pack containing hand sanitizers, soaps, thermometers and masks.

“And politicians knocking doors to know how you are faring.” the tweet alleged

But wait! Is there a lie here? lol

Aisha Buhari sends message to Atiku Abubakar

Aisha Buhari, today sent a message of strength and prayer to former Vice-President of Nigeria, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar as he announced his son has tested positive for coronavirus.

In a message of strength to the 2019 Presidential candidate of the People’s Democratic Party, Aisha Buhari said: “Your Excellency, It’s with deep sense of concern that I extend my sincere prayers towards the quick recovery of your dear son. Allah renu en Amin.”

COVID19: Cuban doctors arrive Italy to battle coronavirus

52 doctors from the Caribbean nation of Cuba have arrived in Italy to assist with the challenges of the coronavirus in that country.

Italy has become the country with the most deaths linked to the virus in the world, overtaking China, which is where the virus originated, leaving the country quite overwhelmed in trying to treat patients.

This lead to the European country making the request of Cuba, which is regarded as having one of the best healthcare systems in the world. In light of this, Cuba has sent fifty-two highly skilled doctors to help the Italians in their time of need.

The brigade of doctors will head to the crisis-hit area of Lombardy that is the worst affected region in Italy. Hundreds died on Saturday as the numbers continue to balloon with no end in sight.

COVID19: Veteran Spanish opera singer tests positive for coronavirus

Spanish opera singer Placido Domingo has announced through a Facebook post that he has coronavirus and is in self-isolation.

In his statement, Domingo, 79, urged others to be 'extremely careful' and follow the basic guidelines of hand washing and social distancing to stop the spread of the disease.

The veteran singer decided to get tested after suffering from a high fever and a cough, and the test has since come back positive.


Domingo and his family are now in self-isolation for however long is 'medically necessary' but the singer also rallied his fans with encouraging words.

He said: 'Together we can fight this virus and stop the current worldwide crisis, so we can hopefully return to our normal daily lives very soon.'

Coronavirus: Eko Hotel shut over threat of Covid 19

Eko Hotels and Suites, Victoria Island was on Sunday shutdown  by the management over threat of the deadly Coronavirus.

The hotel’s management announced on Sunday that it has shut the edifice, saying that its decision to shut the hotel was a difficult one, but had to be taken in the interest of the public.

Lagos has been the epicentre of Coronavirus in Nigeria with over 20 cases confirmed in the state.

According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, six new coronavirus cases were diagnosed in Lagos on Sunday, bringing the total to 24, four in Abuja, one in Oyo and one in Ekiti.

Coronavirus: Aisha Buhari calls for total lockdown

The First Lady, Aisha Buhari this morning called for a total lockdown over the outbreak of coronavirus in the country.

She commended the state governors for closing down schools but stated that it could be counterproductive if children stay and home and parents go to work.

In a tweet via her official page, she said ” It is commendable that state governors have closed down schools; however, this could be counterproductive if parents are still going to work. We should not isolate students and expose their parents.
“Let us remember that they will meet at home.
#TotalLockDown
#StayAtHome”

Housewife allegedly stabs ‘peacemaker’ during fight

A housewife, Salimat Hamza, on Friday appeared in a Kaduna Upper Sharia Court, for allegedly stabbing a ‘peacemaker’, who was trying to separate a fight.

The 22-year old defendant, who resides along Taiwo Road Kaduna, is charged with causing grievous hurt.

The prosecution counsel, Insp. Abubakar Shehu, told the court that the ‘peacemaker’ who was also the defendant’s neighbour, Halima Musa, reported the matter at Sabon Gari Police Station on March 15.

He alleged that the defendant on March 15 stabbed the complainant with a knife when she tried to separate a fight between Hamza and another neighbour.

Shehu said that the complainant suffered deep cuts on her head and hand.

He said the offence contravened the provisions of Section 219 of the Kaduna State Penal Code Law. The defendant, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge.

The judge, Mustapha Umar, admitted the defendant to bail in the sum of N100, 000 with one surety in like sum. He thereafter adjourned the case to April 3, for further hearing.

First coronavirus death recorded in Nigeria

The first coronavirus death has been recorded in Nigeria.

According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC),the case was a 67-year-old male who returned following a medical procedure in UK.

He had underlying medical conditions- multiple myeloma and diabetes and was undergoing chemotherapy.

Coronavirus hits Edo: 5 new cases confirmed

Five new cases of Coronavirus (COVID19) have been confirmed in Nigeria.

This was confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control around 9:40 am today.

NCDC stated that the new cases include two in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), two in Lagos state and one in Edo state.

Two of the cases were also confirmed to be returning travellers from the United Kingdom.

However, this brings the cases of coronavirus in Nigeria to 35 and two have been discharged.

The latest development also means Lagos now has 24, FCT – 6, Ogun- 2, Ekiti- 1, Oyo- 1, Edo-