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Russian woman deported for ‘painting face’ as face mask

Russian woman deported for ‘painting face’ as face mask

A Russian woman was deported from Bali on Wednesday for violating Coronavirus (COVID-19) rules after she had entered a supermarket with her face painted to look like she was wearing a mask. Leia Se, 26, and her boyfriend, YouTube star Josh Paler Lin, sparked an uproar in April after they posted an Instagram video showing her shopping […]
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Brazil court dismisses order for president to wear face mask

Brazil court dismisses order for president to wear face mask

A judge in Brazil on Tuesday dismissed a court ruling requiring President Jair Bolsonaro to wear a face mask in public during the COVID-19 pandemic. Judge Daniele Maranhao Costa said the order was unnecessary since face masks are already mandatory in the capital Brasilia. The attorney general’s office, which represents the government in legal matters, […]

Akwa Ibom declares ‘No face mask, no trading’ in market places

Akwa Ibom declares ‘No face mask, no trading’ in market places

By Chioma Onuegbu – Uyo Akwa Ibom State Government has declared that it would henceforth enforce a “no face mask, no trading” directive in market places in the state to check the spread of the dreaded COVID-19 pandemic. The State Chairman of COVID-19 Management Committee and Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Dr Emmanuel Ekuwem […]

Anambra sets up mobile courts against abuse of face masks

Anambra sets up mobile courts against abuse of face masks

By Vincent Ujumadu – Awka The Anambra State government has said that it would set up mobile courts in various parts of the state to try those who contravene the new law on COVID-19, particularly individuals who do not wear face coverings or do not wear them properly. Commissioner for Information and Public Enlightenment, Mr. […]

Fresh fears as residents jettison face masks

Fresh fears as residents jettison face masks

Experts cite poor enforcement of guidelines, warn of more difficult days ahead By Chioma Obinna Non-compliance to the guidelines to contain raging coronavirus has shown a huge increase in infection rates across Nigeria and Lagos in particular. Between Monday and Thursday (four days), Nigeria recorded a total of 2,395 cases. Out of this number, Lagos […]