World Health Organization (WHO) COVID-19 figures on Monday has demonstrated that the number of confirmed cases worldwide has surpassed 50 million. A WHO dashboard demonstrated that around the world, as of on Monday, an aggregate of 50,030,121 confirmed cases of COVID-19, including 1,252,072 deaths, had been accounted for to the...
President Muhammadu Buhari has spoken to world leaders that lone equitable access and distribution of COVID-19 vaccines can shield the world from the danger of the illness. Since it was recognized in China in December 2019, COVID-19 has contaminated more than 51 million individuals worldwide, killing over 1.2 million. Of the...
Nigeria recorded 59 new Covid infections on Saturday, a sharp decrease from the 180, and 223 cases gave an account of Thursday and Friday separately. The most recent figure, one of the most minimal in at any rate seven months, was recorded in only eight states, getting them all to...
Six people including a student have just being tested positive for COVID-19 in a boarding secondary school in Lagos State. The State Government reported this in a statement on Friday, November 6, 2020. The statement named 'Lagos affirms COVID-19 disease in secondary school' and marked by the state Commissioner for Health,...
The Chinese government has chosen to briefly suspend non-Chinese nationals in Nigeria holding visas or home permits from entering China. The Chinese embassy in Nigeria said the suspension is in light of the continuous COVID-19 pandemic, in an assertion delivered on Thursday, November 5, 2020. Non-Chinese nationals in Nigeria holding visas...
The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that all members of the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) scheme at orientation camps the nation over will go through one of the new antigen-based tests. Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu, the NCDC Director General who made this known at the PTF instructions...
A total of 225 new cases of COVID-19, were recorded across Nigeria on Tuesday, October 13, 2020. This brings in a total of 60,655 cases that have now been detected since February when the first case was recorded in Nigeria. This figure is according to the latest update by the...
Nigeria has crossed the 60,000 marks on COVID-19 cases after the country recorded 111 fresh infections on Saturday. This was according to the daily COVID-19 stats released by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC). According to the NCDC, the newly recorded cases were in 11 states with Plateau being the...
The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, says 438 active cases of COVID-19 in Lagos communities were yet to turn up for treatment in the state’s COVID-19 care centers. Abayomi made the disclosure through his Twitter account, @ProfAkinAbayomi, on Tuesday while giving the state’s COVID-19 update for Sept.12. He...
The Federal Government says it spent N30.5 billion on efforts to curtail COVID-19 between April and July this year. The Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris, who disclosed this, said the amount represented 84 percent of the N36.3bn public funds and donations received by the Federal Government to tackle...
The Nigerian Government has received the samples of Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine. Russia’s Ambassador to Nigeria, Alexey Shebarshin gave the samples of the COVID-19 vaccine to the Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire during a visit to the Ministry in Abuja on Friday. Recall that the World Health Organisation, WHO, had...
Students of the Lagos State University, LASU, are to resume in batches, starting from September. The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Olanrewaju Fagbohun, SAN, made this announcement on Monday, August 31, while speaking on a radio interview. He explained that 400, 500 and 600 levels students would resume first after which students in...
With daily changes affecting the reopening of schools, not only Parents and Teachers are affected. How about the Phycological Covid 19 experiment on class room students. Let read on and find out what's in store. Firstly, Classroom policies or even whether in-person learning occurs at all depends on where you...
Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel has said that one of the students partaking in the West Africa Examination Council (WAEC) examination in the state has just tested positive for COVID-19. Governor Udom Emmanuel did not give the name of the infected student neither did he give the name...