A woman laid a confused story to Twitter users after she took to the platform to expose that her uncle, who she said died from Coronavirus few days ago, has come back to life."Still can't believe I lost an uncle to Coronavirus few...
Amidst the reality of community transmission of coronavirus in the country, the Bauchi State government has concluded arrangements to commence community testing for the vius in three Local Government Areas of Bauchi, Kirfi and Bogoro. The State Governor, Senator Bala Mohammed Abdulkadir identified...
Popular Super Eagles player, Samuel Kalu, has tested positive for coronavirus. Super Eagles player and Bordeaux forward, Samuel Kalu, has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a report by AFP. Kalu, who has been in quarantine in France, was the unnamed...
By: Isaac Ojo A staffer of Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital (NAUTH) Nnewi, Anambra State, (Names withheld) has contacted covid-19. The patient who was said to be admitted into the Accident and Emergency (A/E) unit for six days after she...
Bordeaux forward , Samuel Kalu, has tested positive for COVID - 19 , becoming the second Super Eagles star to contract the disease after Genk striker, Paul Onuachu .The Nigerian has been in quarantine in France since returning from the West African nation...
The National Institute of Pharmaceutical Research and Development (NIPRD) has revealed its finding after evaluation and analysis of Madagascar’s cure called ‘COVID Organics’. NIPRD said COVID Organics cannot effectively cure coronavirus as claimed. The Institute said the...
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama has tested positive for the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and has gone on self isolation. Onyeama disclosed this via his twitter handle on Sunday “Did my fourth COVID-19 test yesterday at the first...
Nigeria, on Saturday, recorded 653 fresh confirmed cases of COVID-19, with Enugu State contributing 80; Nigeria’s total number is now 36,107.In its daily report released, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, said the new cases were recorded in 27 states of the...
He died at an isolation center in Enugu. It was gathered that the Priest who hailed from Spain had served in Opus Dei Prelature, Emene, Enugu for over 28 years. Speaking on the death of Fr. Joachim...
The Presidential Task Force on COVID19 says about 63 percent of alcohol-based hand sanitizers in Abuja do not have NAFDAC’s registration number. The Chairman of the Task force and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Mr Boss Mustapha stated this at the...
The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has announced that another twenty-one (21) COVID-19 patients have been treated and discharged from it's facilities. The Minister, Musa Bello revealed this in a tweet on Tuesday. He said the total number of...
Popular South African rapper, AKA, has tested positive for Coronavirus.The 32-year-old rapper announced his diagnosis by himself in a statement he posted on his official Twitter page on Friday, July 10. AKA also explained that he decided to make his results public to raise...
Anambra state on Wednesday recorded a total of 20 new cases of Coronavirus, bringing the total figure to 93. According to the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC), 460 cases were recorded across the states in the country with Lagos leading with a...
The Vice-Chancellor, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra state, Professor Charles Esimone has disclosed plans by the institution to establish a COVID-19 Test Centre in the university. The announcement reportedly triggered excitement in the university community following limited number of tests centers in the...
Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed of Bauchi State has warned residents of the state to adhere strictly to protocols of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) for Covid-19, saying that the pandemic is not yet over. The Governor stated this on Monday while...
Reports have emerged on the circumstances leading to the death of Ondo State Commissioner for Health, Dr Wahab Adegbenro, to Coronavirus on Thursday.            Adegbenro died at the Federal Medical Centre, Owo, after he was rushed there for treatment shortly after his health condition took a disturbing turn. 
The rule of social distancing which was advised by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Nigeria Center For Disease Control (NCDC) to check the spread of coronavirus was breached in Ondo State on Friday during the burial rites of the late Commissioner for Health, Dr. Wahab...
The Governor of Benue State, Samuel Ortom, has said the Secretary to the State Government, Prof. Tony Ijohor and Chief of Staff, Mr Terwase Orbunde have tested positive to COVID-19. The governor disclosed this on Saturday while briefing newsmen in Makurdi.
It has been revealed that Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu, have tested negative for COVID-19. The governor encountered serious battle for his life as the disease affected him seriously. The State Commissioner for Information, John Okiyi, in a statement on Saturday,...
Ebonyi State Governor, David Nweze Umahi, has tested positive for the deadly COVID-19. The governor made the announcement in a statement he signed on Saturday. He, however, noted that he is asymptomatic and has since isolated himself in line with Nigeria Center...
The Chief of Staff to Plateau State Governor, Noel Donjur, has tested positive for COVID-19, the PUNCH reports. The Commissioner for Information, Dan Manjang, who confirmed the development in a statement on Friday, said Donjur’s status came barely two days after the State Commissioner...
The wife of Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akerodolu, Mrs Betty Akeredolu and a security aide have tested positive for coronavirus, Nigerian Tribune reports.  The newspaper said a government official confided in them on Thursday.  The official said: “The samples of the First Lady which was...
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has blamed the rapid spread of COVID-19 in the country to the rising cases of infected young people within age 20 and 40 bracket. It advised the youth to take responsibility by ensuring they kept distance...
Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has on Thursday accused politicians of playing games with the lives of Nigerians amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The governor made this known while hosting the Board of Trustees of Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation, who paid him a visit...
The Ondo State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Wahab Adegbenr, has died of COVID-19 complications. Adegbenro was said to have died at the state Infectious Disease Hospital, IDH in Akure, Ondo State capital on Thursday. His death came a day after Governor...
By: Adelakun Babatunde The Delta State Governor, Ifeanyi Okowa and his wife have tested positive for Coronavirus. This was announced on the governor's Twitter handle on Wednesday. Delta state has recorded under 1000 Covid 19 cases and...
Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akerodolu, has tested positive for COVID-19. Akeredolu, who confirmed his status while speaking in Akure, the Ondo State capital, added that he had isolated himself and is being attended to at home. The governor said: “Earlier today,...
Nigeria’s mortality rate from COVID-19 (2 per cent) is low because the age bracket most affected are able to successfully fight the disease, an official has said. The head of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, said this, on Monday, while addressing...
Bauchi State Government on Monday commissioned Molecular Laboratory, equipped by the North East Development Commission (NEDC) under the supervision of the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) for testing of COVID-19, Lassa fever, Yellow fever and other hemorrhagic diseases. Speaking during the commissioning...
The Federal Government on Monday announced that students in graduating classes in primary and secondary schools are allowed to resume classes in preparation for their various examinations. The students expected to resume are in Primary 6 who are to write the Common Entrance Examination;...