Entries by The Pace News

15 doctors arrive Nigeria from China

A 15 member medical team from China has arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja, on a chattered Air Peace aircraft. The medical personnel who landed around 5:15 pm were received by the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Dr Zhou Pingjian; Executive Director, China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation, Mr Jacques Liao, senior officials of the […]

COVID-19: Zenith Bank introduces automated voice banking service

Zenith Bank Plc says it has introduced an automated voice banking service, an interactive voice response solution which enables customers to perform basic banking transactions by dialling a dedicated phone line through their registered phone numbers and following the prompts. Speaking on the launch of the product, the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Mr Ebenezer […]

Zimbabwe doctors sue Government over protection

Zimbabwean doctors have filed a lawsuit aimed at compelling the government to beef up coronavirus protection for public hospitals and healthcare workers. In an application filed to the High Court on Sunday, the doctors said the government had failed to set in place “measures to ensure that health practitioners across the country, who include nurses, […]

Lagos State Covid-19 Cases Rises to 130

Ten new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Lagos State, says the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC. The Centre announced this on Tuesday evening via its Twitter handle. With the additional cases, COVID-19 cases in Lagos rise from 120 to 130. The number of infections recorded in the Federal Capital Territory Abuja also […]

Kogi State Governor, sacks VC, Rector, appoints replacements

Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has relieved the Vice-Chancellor of the Kogi State University, Ayangba, Prof Mohammed Abdulkadir, of his appointment. A statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Dr. Folasade Ayoade, in Lokoja on Tuesday, also announced the removal of Prof Mohammed Atureta as the Rector of the Kogi State Polytechnic, Lokoja. Both […]