This is a round-up of some-breaking news in Nigeria, Today, Wednesday, 27th, May 2020.
FG Gives Update On Reopening Of Churches, Mosques Amid Coronavirus In Nigeria
Naija News reports that the government led by President Muhammadu Buhari reiterated its decision in a post on the micro-blogging site, Twitter on Tuesday, where it stressed that the updated guidelines for the ease of the COVID-19 lockdown were still in force.
COVID-19: We Are Yet To Receive Madagascar’s Herbal Drug, Chloroquine Test Continues – NAFDAC
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has disclosed that it is yet to take delivery of Madagascar’s herbal drugs against COVID-19 brought into the country recently.
The Director-General of the agency, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, stated this during an interview on Tuesday.
Nigeria Records 276 New Cases Of COVID-19
Two hundred and seventy-six new cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria has been confirmed by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC.
The sector on Tuesday night, at about 11:30 pm, released updates of new cases of the dreadful disease which overall figure has risen to 8344 in the country, as at the time of filing this report.
Federal Govt. Releases Details Of Financial Autonomy Order
The details of the Executive Order No. 10 of 2020 signed by President Muhammadu Buhari has been released by the federal government.
The order which was signed into law by the President four days ago signals the implementation of Financial Autonomy for the State Legislature and Judiciary Order of 2020.