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November 30, 2020 - 12:47:16 am

National Coordinator, Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Dr. Sani Aliyu, has urged schools to send pupils with respiratory...

November 30, 2020 - 12:46:28 am

Along with other tried and tested public health measures, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) told journalists last...

November 30, 2020 - 12:43:51 am

The use of condoms will not protect sex partners from contracting COVID-19 if one of them is positive for the virus, scientists...

November 30, 2020 - 12:42:37 am

The death toll from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Africa has peaked at 50,000 people since the first outbreak on the...

November 30, 2020 - 12:41:55 am

Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) Nigeria Limited, in collaboration with Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)...

November 23, 2020 - 12:10:04 am

The World Health Organization (WHO) has urged countries to be on high alert for a possible surge in coronavirus (COVID-19) cases...

November 23, 2020 - 12:05:33 am

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has said that Nigeria is not experiencing a spike in COVID-19 infections. The...

November 23, 2020 - 12:03:03 am

The World Health Organisation, Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville, Congo, says there are now over two million confirmed...

November 23, 2020 - 12:02:11 am

China calls on all countries to strengthen cooperation with the World Health Organisation (WHO) on the traceability of the COVID-...

November 23, 2020 - 12:01:08 am

The United Nations Children Funds (UNICEF) in a new report has warned of a 'lost generation' as COVID-19 threatens to cause...

November 16, 2020 - 01:15:29 am

The World Health Organisation (WHO), says nearly one in five COVID-19 deaths in Africa is linked with diabetes, according to a...

November 16, 2020 - 01:13:45 am

The West Africa Health Organisation (WAHO) has warned Member States of the ECOWAS Community to brace up and prepare for the...

November 16, 2020 - 01:13:03 am

World Health Organisation (WHO) figures showed that the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases worldwide has surpassed 50 million. A...

November 16, 2020 - 01:12:22 am

The Ekiti government has taken delivery of multimillion naira medical equipment and health facilities from the Federal Government...

November 16, 2020 - 01:11:42 am

Some residents of Lagos have appealed to the state government to enforce the use of face masks in its transport facilities to...

November 09, 2020 - 05:17:28 am

The COVID-19 pandemic has dealt a heavy blow to key health services in Africa, raising worries that some of the continent’s major...

November 09, 2020 - 05:14:42 am

South African pharmaceutical company Aspen Pharmacare has signed a deal with two subsidiaries of Johnson and Johnson to...

November 09, 2020 - 05:14:33 am

An epidemiologist, Dr Shehu Okunola, has said that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic outbreak cannot be halted without a...

November 09, 2020 - 05:12:31 am

Global COVID-19 deaths have surpassed 1.2 million, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns...

November 09, 2020 - 05:12:17 am

An Indian government-backed COVID-19 vaccine could be launched as early as February -months earlier than expected – as last-stage...

November 02, 2020 - 12:36:50 am

The Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Dr Chike Ihekweazu, has said that the curfew imposed by state...

November 02, 2020 - 12:36:47 am

The World Health Organisation says hoodlums, who took advantage of the #EndSARS protests, looted one of its offices in Nigeria,...

November 02, 2020 - 12:34:21 am

A $60 double-dose experimental COVID-19 vaccine is being made available to some residents in an eastern Chinese city, health...

November 02, 2020 - 12:33:16 am

African youths have come up with innovations that address a host of health-related challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic, a...

November 02, 2020 - 12:33:07 am

Top U.S. infectious disease expert, Dr Anthony Fauci, has said that the first doses of a successful COVID-19 vaccine would be...

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