Tag: Face Masks

INEC must provide face masks for voters in Edo and Ondo – Falana

A Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) and Chairman of the Alliance on Surviving COVID-19 and Beyond, Mr Femi Falana has urged the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) to provide face masks for voters in Edo and Ondo states in the upcoming elections. Falana made this call during the Channels TV[Read More…]

In Enugu, Catholic Bishop chased out worshippers without face masks out of church

The Catholic Bishop of Enugu Diocese, Most Rev. Callistus Onaga, on Sunday chased out worshipers who were not wearing face masks during the Holy Mass to mark the 2020 World Communications Day at the Holy Ghost Cathedral. According to SaharaReporters, Onaga, who regretted that many Nigerians, especially residents of Enugu[Read More…]

Lagos residents will compulsorily begin to wear face masks

The Lagos State Government says it will enforce the use of face masks by residents in the state from next week. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu said this on Monday during a media briefing on COVID-19 in the state. The move is part of the Lagos State government’s policy on the use[Read More…]

Akin Olukiran: Law Enforcement And Face Masks, A Dangerous Precedence

The recent gubernatorial elections in Ekiti and Osun States introduced a new level of notoriety to our law enforcement process, bordering on illegality. Some of the police officers deployed to these states to keep law and order, resorted to wearing masks. Why would law enforcement officers need to wear masks[Read More…]