South Sudan ministers test positive for Coronavirus

Ten cabinet ministers in South Sudan are now confirmed to have contracted Coronavirus. Information Minister Michael Makuei has said that all former members of the high-level task force on Coronavirus – apart from the health minister – have tested positive for Covid-19, the respiratory illness caused by the virus. But he has denied reports that President Salva Kiir – who was also a member of the team – had also tested positive. It comes just days after first Vice-President Riek Machar announced he had tested positive alongside his wife, Defence…

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Kaduna police arrest suspected killers of Kajuru peasants

The Kaduna State Police Command has arrested suspected killers of peasants during the recent attacks in Kajuru communities. This was disclosed to journalists after Governor Nasiru Ahmad El-Rufa’i held a meeting with Fulani, Adara leaders and state security chiefs to find a solution to the attacks in the communities. Speaking to journalists at the end of the security meeting in Government House, Kaduna, Commissioner of Police, Kaduna state command, Umaru Muri, said some suspects were arrested over the recent attacks in Kajuru, He warned Adara, Fulani and other nationalities in…

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New resumption date for schools and colleges

New Resumption Date Approved By The Federal Government For All Schools And Colleges New Resumption Date Approved By The Federal Government For All Schools And Colleges MAY 4TH STATED AS RESUMPTION WHAT ABOUT ASUU STRIKE The Federal Ministry of Education has ordered immediate closure of tertiary institutions, secondary and primary schools nationwide following the outbreak of Coronavirus in the country and as part of measures to contain the spread of the virus. This was confirmed by the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Education, Sonny Echono. According to a communique on Thursday,…

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