COVID-19: Lagos govt approves N5,000 cash transfer to residents

The Lagos State Government has approved the establishment of the State Cash Transfer Unit (SCTU) for the National Cash Transfer programme. This was confirmed by the State Commissioner for Wealth Creation and Employment, Mrs. Yetunde Arobieke, on Thursday. Arobieke gave details of the programme, while giving a recap of her ministry’s activities for the last one year, to commemorate Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu’s first anniversary, the Nation reports. She said in a matter of weeks, the payment of the beneficiaries cleared in the first phase of the programme would commence. About 8,147 beneficiaries from the Social Register of poor and vulnerable households are from six local government areas and 40 wards. According to her, the conditional cash transfer of N5,000 will be paid per household monthly in the first phase. The cleared beneficiaries are from Amuwo Odofin, Apapa, Badagry, Epe, Ibeju Lekki and Lagos Island.

Breaking: Nnamdi Kanu Exposed How Osibajo was Murdered and Buried as Abba Kyari.

Read What Nnamdi Kanu Wrote on His Office Facebook Page, Read Below.WE ASK AGAIN & AGAIN, YORUBA WHERE IS YOUR SON YEMI OSINBAJO?Once they start photoshoping your pictures and claiming you are too busy to address the people LIVE, then know you are either dead, in a deep mess or both.Ever since Aisha Buhari & Fulani rulers of the #ZooNigeria sanctioned the cold blooded murder of an unknown person they buried in place of the cremated Abba Kyari, Yemi Osinbajo has not appeared in PUBLIC or given any live interview. His wife has been placed under virtual house arrest.The blood stained coffin used at the purported burial is a constant reminder of the murderous tendencies of this Fulani rogue regime and the fact that whoever they buried as Abba Kyari may well have been Osinbajo.It is worrying that Osinbajo now appear only in photoshopped pictures, exactly what did when Buhari died in London before they unveiled Jubril Al-Sudani.Look at Osinbajo's picture below and the fake shiny…

Coronavirus vaccine must be shared worldwide - Pope Francis

Leader of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis, has called for international scientific cooperation so that every country of the world will benefit from a Coronavirus vaccine when it is made.
The Pope who was speaking from the papal library at the Vatican while delivering his Sunday service address today, said any successful vaccine developed should be made available around the world to benefit all of humanity.

Pope Francis also thanked all those around the world, providing essential services.

"In fact, it is important to unite scientific capabilities, in a transparent and impartial way to find vaccines and treatments," he said.

''It is also important to guarantee universal access to essential technologies that allow each infected person, in every part of the world, to receive the necessary medical treatment."
Recall that World leaders pledged in April to accelerate work on tests, drugs and vaccines against the disease and share their findings, but the United Stat…

You Betrayed Your Workers To Please Buhari – Fani-Kayode Slams Access Bank

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Femi Fani-Kayode, has condemned the Group Managing Director of Access Bank, Herbert Wigwe, for sacking some his workers.Gossip Real reports that the bank had announced plans to sack its workers as a result of the negative impact of the Coronavirus outbreak.Herbert Wigwe had said that apart from the mass sacking, which would affect about 75 per cent of the bank’s workforce, he would take the lead in having the largest pay cut of 40 per cent.“I will be the first to take the hit and I’m gonna take the largest pay cut, which would be as much as 40 per cent,” he said.It was gathered that many of the bank’s staff received their sack letters via email on Thursday.Reacting on Sunday in a post on his Twitter page, Fani-Kayode accused the Bank GMD of betraying his workers to appease President Muhammadu Buhari.He recalled that Access Bank had donated N1 Billion to help the Federal Government combat Coronavirus (COVID-19).Fani-Kayode wrote: “You …

COVID-19: Fani-Kayode Reacts As WHO Begins Use of Trial Drugs On Nigerians

Former Minister of Aviation Femi Fani-Kayode has berated the World Health Organisation (WHO) for planning to begin Coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine trials in Nigeria.WHO had revealed that Nigeria will be part of the global solidarity drug trial to combat coronavirus.The world health body had launched solidarity drug trials for these specific drugs – hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine phosphate, and remdesivir – in April.Speaking to newsmen on Friday during the presidential task force (PTF) on COVID-19 media briefing, Fiona Braka, the officer in charge, WHO Nigeria, said drug trials would soon begin in the country.According to Braka, more than 100 countries have joined the solidarity clinical trial, which was launched by WHO and some partners, to help find an effective treatment for COVID-19.Reacting in a post on his Twitter page on Saturday, Fani-Kayode described the vaccines as “Gates’ killer vaccine”.He also accused Nigerian leaders of trying to pass a law which will make the use of the …

“As we sanitize our hands, let’s not forget to sanitize our hearts too” – Tonto Dikeh talks charity

Popular Nigerian actress and philanthropist, Tonto Dikeh, has reacted to a pitiable photo recently making the rounds on internet.The viral photograph captured moment an unidentified old man was lying helplessly on the flour very close to some persons eating and drinking at an undisclosed pub.On sighting the trending picture, the humanitarian side of the screen diva and divorced mother of one was moved with pity as she wondered why an old man who definitely needed food would be neglected by people around him.Taking to her verified Instagram page, the 34-year-old actress shared thoughts on what she would have done differently if she were to be at the scene.She wrote;“As we sanitize our hands let’s not forget to sanitize our hearts tooo…It’s one of 2things, I’m giving him my food and sitting right beside him on d floor to chat OR I’m bringing him to my table to BUY HIM A PLATE OF FOOD AND A CHAT.”Refer to her post below:

Ooin: Watch funny moment Don Jazzy accurately mimics comedian, Mr. Macaroni in new video

Following the nationwide mandatory coronavirus inspired lockdown that has been ongoing for weeks now, entertainment moguls have been financially affected because of zero shows, concerts and tours, courtesy of the novel pandemic.It is on this note that ace Nigerian producer who also doubles as a singer, Michael Collins Ajereh, popularly known as Don Jazzy, had earlier informed his followers that he is now a full blown influencer and revealed he would soon linkup with comedian, Mr. Macaroni, to enable him learn his crafts so as to diversify his income streams.Sequel to his new decision, Don Jazzy took to his official Instagram page on Saturday evening to wow his fans and followers by posting a video of himself accurately mimicking the fast rising Nigerian comedian, Mr. Macaroni.Clad in Mr. Macaroni’s kind of “agbada” attire, the producer shared the video with his over 8 million Instagram fans.In the video, he could be heard saying;“Hello! freaky freaky…! Ah ah, spicey! Fantabulous!”Mome…