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On Tuesday, the Senate reviewed the nation’s fight against the COVID-19 pandemic and submitted that the European style adopted by the Presidential Task Force, which is coordinating the exercise, was killing Nigeria’s economy.

Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has expressed deep sadness over the death of two of his aides. The Special Adviser to the Governor on Local Government and Chieftaincy Affairs, Elder Jerome Torshimbe died on Monday night after a brief illness in Abuja while his Personal Assistant (PA) on Special Duties, Mr Famous Adejo died last week Wednesday in Makurdi.

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 has raised the alarm that international travellers from some specific countries, who are COVID-19 positive, have been making their way into the country by presenting fake PCR results.

Nobel laureate, Wole Soyinka, says Nigeria is more divided than ever before under the Muhammadu Buhari administration. He said this on Tuesday in a statement titled “Between ‘Dividers-in-chief’ and Dividers-in-law,”.

Nigeria on Tuesday recorded 90 new cases of the novel coronavirus, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control said.

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