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Nigeria’s Coronavirus Cases Have Reduced Because Testings Have Decreased – NCDC

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has come out to say that Nigeria has not started flattening the curve amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Director-General of the NCDC, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu revealed this in a recent chat with Vanguard. According to him, the decrease in fresh infections being witnessed ...

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Hotels, Leisure Centers Can Now Open Amid The Coronavirus Pandemic – Akwa Ibom

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Akwa Ibom state government has announced the reopening of hotels and leisure centers amid the coronavirus outbreak. The Secretary to State Government and Chairman COVID-19 Management Committee, Dr. Emmanuel Ekuwem revealed this in a recent statement. According to the government, the curfew hours have also been reduced from 8 pm ...

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Coronavirus Can’t Be Transmitted Through Breastmilk – WHO

World Health Organization

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has come out to say that COVID-19 virus has not been detected in breastmilk till now, so it cannot be transmitted through breastmilk. WHO recently revealed that breastfeeding reduces infant mortality and provides numerous lifelong health advantages. According to the Dr. Tedros Ghebreyesus, Director-General of ...

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Equitable Access To Coronavirus Vaccines Is Key In Nigeria – NCDC

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The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has come out to say that it is working hard to make sure Nigerians have access to the coronavirus vaccines when available. The Director-General of NCDC, Dr. Chikwe Ihekweazu revealed this during the Presidential Task Force (PTF) briefing on COVID-19 on Monday in ...

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Border Closure Won’t Curb Spread Of Coronavirus – WHO

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Border closure to prevent the spread of COVID-19 is unsustainable, WHO has said. The World Health Organization recently urged nations to adopt comprehensive strategies based on local knowledge of where the virus is spreading. According to Michael Ryan, WHO emergencies director, such measures cannot be kept up indefinitely, and are ...

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Coronavirus Won’t Be A Stumbling Block Between Kano And Development – Ganduje

Kano State governor, Abdullahi Ganduje

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje has come out to say that the contagious COVID-19 pandemic is no stumbling block or barrier to the development of the state. He disclosed this during project inspection of Dangi flyover, Sheikh Qariballah Sheikh Nasuru Kabara flyover, and Kofar Mata flyover, recently. According to ...

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Over 10,000 African Health Workers Have Tested Positive To Coronavirus – WHO

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Over 10,000 health workers in 40 African countries have been infected with the novel coronavirus, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said. WHO Africa Director, Matshidiso Moeti revealed this in a recent press conference. According to him, the growth in the number of cases is placing a huge strain on ...

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Nigerians Have Stopped Following Safety Protocols Amid The Pandemic – Abubakar Bello

Governor Abubakar Bello

Niger State governor, Abubakar Bello has come out to say that Nigerians have stopped following established safety protocols against coronavirus. He recently revealed that the fact that citizens have stopped wearing face masks in public places is purely unacceptable. According to him, Niger State’s ministries of Information, Health, and relevant ...

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I’m Already Self Isolating After Testing Positive For Coronavirus – Fayemi

Governor Kayode Fayemi

Ekiti State governor, Kayode Fayemi has tested positive for COVID-19. The popular politician revealed this via his official twitter handle @kfayemi hours ago. According to him, he found out his status after taking his 3rd Covid-19 test amid the coronavirus pandemic. He added that he has already delegated critical tasks ...

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I’m Currently Praying To Recover From Coronavirus – Geoffrey Onyeama

Geoffrey Onyeama

Geoffrey Onyeama, Minister of Foreign Affairs just tested positive for coronavirus. He revealed this on Twitter today while sharing that he has been confirmed as a patient after his 4th test. According to him, his samples were collected for the tests when he felt slight itching in his throat and ...

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We’ve Had 2,106 Confirmed Coronavirus Cases In Oyo Thus Far – Seyi Makinde

Seyi Makinde

Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has come out to confirm that the state has recorded 2,106 confirmed cases of COVID-19 infections. He recently revealed that 1,080 have tested negative and have since been discharged. According to him, 22 people have died so far in the state, so residents should continue ...

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Coronavirus Exists Because Allah Is Angry With The World – Prof. Taofeek Abdulazee

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A renowned Islamic Scholar and Professor of Communication and Language Arts, Taofeek Abdulazeez has come out to say that the coronavirus pandemic is a spiritual punishment from Allah. He revealed this when he led a delegation on a humanitarian visit on Abdur-Rahman Balogun, President, Muslim Media Practitioners of Nigeria (MMPN), ...

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I Thank God For Making Me Survive Coronavirus – AKA

AKA

Popular rapper, AKA has recovered from the deadly COVID-19. The lyricist recently revealed this on his Instagram page. According to him, he is grateful to God for his recovery and everyone should remain careful amid the pandemic. He added that he battled sore throat, headache, and fever during his battle, ...

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I Don’t Care About Coronavirus – Mr Ibu

Mr Ibu

Popular Nollywood actor, Mr. Ibu has come out to say that coronavirus is not in Nigeria. He revealed this in a recent interview with The Nation. According to him, he does not believe the virus is in the country and he doesn’t care about its existence because knows no one ...

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16 Nigerians Have Died From Coronavirus In The Last 24 Hours – NCDC

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13,447 Nigerians have successfully recovered from coronavirus, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said. The agency recently revealed that 344 cases have been successfully treated in the past few days. According to NCDC, 16 new COVID-19 fatalities have been recorded in the last 24 hours across Nigeria, with ...

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Coronavirus Is Not A Money Making Avenue For The Government – NMA

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The Kwara branch of the Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) has come out to say that 35 doctors have so far tested positive for COVID-19 since the virus found its way to the state. Dr. Kolade Solagberu, NMA Chairman revealed this today while briefing newsmen in Ilorin on events heralding the ...

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I Never Forced Any Government Official To Undergo Coronavirus Test – Okowa

Ifeanyi Okowa

Chief Press Secretary to the Governor of Delta, Mr. Olisa Ifeajika has come out to say that Governor Ifeanyi Okowa never directed members of government and civil servants to undergo any COVID-19 test. He recently revealed that reports saying otherwise are wrong since he only appeals to citizens to adhere ...

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I Thank Nigerians For Praying For My Speedy Recovery From Coronavirus – Charles Aniagwu

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Delta Commissioner for Information, Mr. Charles Aniagwu has come out to reveal his recent coronavirus experience. He revealed this while speaking with newsmen on Saturday in Asaba, Aniagwu recently. According to him, even if he lost his sense of smell, he did not experience any other symptoms during his time ...

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We Haven’t Approved Paxherbal For Coronavirus Treatment In Nigeria – NAFDAC

NAFDAC

The National Agency for Food And Drug Administration And Control, NAFDAC has come out to deny approving Paxherbal for the treatment of symptoms associated with COVID-19. The agency revealed this via a recent statement by its Director-General, Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye. According to her, reports saying the agency has approved the ...

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Lockdown Might Be The Only Response To Coronavirus Again – WHO

World Health Organization

The World Health Organization, WHO has come out to say that nations all over the world might need to lock down again as COVID-19 cases keep rising across the globe. WHO recently revealed that there are now more than 12 million cases worldwide, which is more than double the amount ...

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