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Eighty-six new cases of #COVID19 reportes in Nigeria

Eighty-six new cases of #COVID19 have been reported; 70 in Lagos 7 in FCT 3 in Katsina 3 in Akwa Ibom 1 in Jigawa 1 in Bauchi 1 in Borno As at 11:50 pm 19th April there are 627 confirmed cases of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Discharged: 170 Deaths: 21

Yoruba Movie Academy Awards Debuts-Nominees List

      The Maiden edition of  Yoruba Movie Academy Awards(YMAA)  is set to hold in Ogun state .     The plans for the award  ceremony was unveiled by ogun state government commissioner for culture and Tourism ,chief olu odeyemi who  reaffirmed the significance of the Yoruba movie industry in the development of culture and tourism in the state. “ It is worthy to note that Abeokuta is fast becoming the movie capital of the Southwest as plans are also underway to build a world class movie village towards the attainment of this historic objective ,” the commissioner declared.     According to the president and executive producer Mr Tunde Oshinibosi laface,“ The unprecedented growth of the Yoruba movie industry calls for an opportunity to honour and celebrate creativity, quality and hard work amongst practitioners on a yearly basis thereby encouraging them to further excel"." There is an urgent need to tap into this sector creating our own OSCAR ” .     The ceremony is scheduled