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Nigeria’s COVID-19 Cases Hit 6,677, 200 Dead

Nigeria has recorded 284 new cases of coronavirus, bringing the total number of confirmed cases of infected persons in the country to 6,677. The Nigeria...

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 17 Deaths in One Day

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has announced 17 deaths on Sunday, the highest figure of deaths recorded in one day since the...

COVID-19: Use of Herbal Medicines Might Be Toxic-Minister

The Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire has expressed fears about the potency of herbal medicines being suggested for the treatment of Coronavirus. The minister, at...

COVID-19: More Worries for Presidency as Nigerians Defy Ban on Interstate Travels

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 is worried that despite the ban on interstate movement, many Nigerians are still defying the order made by...

COVID-19: How NCDC Planned to Test 2M People in 3 Months

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says it planned to test two million Nigerians in three months as part of plans to identify...

COVID-19: El-Rufai Tests Negative as 419 Almajiris Deported from Kano

Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai is now free of the Coronavirus disease after his two consecutive tests were confirmed to be negative. El-Rufai on March...

COVID-19: FG Extends Closure of Airports as 38 New Cases Confirmed

The Federal Government has extended the closure of airports in the country for another two weeks as parts of measures to contain the spread...

Has WHO Approved Vaccine for COVID-19?

The World Health Organisation has cleared the air about the purported vaccine approved as a cure for the novel Coronavirus. There had been a widespread...

Lagos Begins House to House Search for COVID-19 Carriers

Lagos State, the epicentre of Coronavirus cases has started house to house search for identification of possible carriers of COVID-19 in the State. As at...

EXCLUSIVE: Another Former NNPC Big Wig Dies from Coronavirus

Barely two weeks after Suleiman Achimugu, a former Managing Director of the Pipelines and Products Marketing Company (PPMC), a subsidiary of Nigerian National Petroleum...

COVID-19: Buhari Recall NCDC Retirees, as Confirmed Cases now 65

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed the recall of recent retirees of the National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) as the number of confirmed cases...

Covid-19: FG Will Not Consider Travel Ban, Is Nigeria Safe?

As at last count, 183,642 thousand people have been infected with the deadly coronavirus, while 7,177 deaths have been recorded from the outbreak of...

Which Way Nigeria?WHO Declares Coronavirus A Pandemic

Which Way Nigeria?WHO Declares Coronavirus A Pandemic BY: MEDINAH SALIU The last pandemic declared by the WHO was the influenza outbreak in 2009. At the time, the decision was...

Passengers on Flight with Coronavirus Infected Italian Still At Large

Despite panic amongst Nigerians, the federal government has revealed that it is faced with challenges in tracking other passengers on onboard the Turkish Airlines with the...

Treatment Procedure For Coronavirus Now in Nigeria

Though a cure is yet to be found for the coronavirus, Nigeria’s health minister, Osagie Ehanire said China has shared some treatment knowledge it gathered...