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January 18, 2021 - 04:28:29 am

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has welcomed efforts by a team of Nigerian professors and scientists investigating the effectiveness...

January 18, 2021 - 04:28:25 am

The National Primary Health Care Development Agency has urged Nigerians to disregard rumours, videos and unofficial information...

January 18, 2021 - 04:26:26 am

The Anambra State Commissioner for Health, Dr Vincent Okpala, on Thursday said that no fewer than 100 COVID-19 test samples are...

January 18, 2021 - 04:25:14 am

The National Orientation Agency has warned Nigerians that coronavirus can be contracted more than once. The Federal Government’s...

January 18, 2021 - 04:24:34 am

Asymptomatic COVID-19 cases are unlikely to cause large-scale infection as long as the public takes protective measures, a...

January 11, 2021 - 05:01:05 am

Prof. Chris Bode, Chief Medical Director (CMD), Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, Lagos, said COVID-19 second...

January 11, 2021 - 05:00:17 am

Scientists at the University of Birmingham said that they had developed a new COVID-19 test capable of delivering results in less...

January 11, 2021 - 04:59:35 am

The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) says Nigeria hopes to get 42 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine soon...

January 11, 2021 - 04:59:09 am

The Federal Government says it has opened talks with the Peoples Republic of China to have access to COVID-19 vaccines for...

December 21, 2020 - 07:39:47 am

The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 says there were indications that the country had entered a second wave of infections....

December 21, 2020 - 07:38:11 am

An international coalition aiming to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic needs US$28 billion, a bargain price for stopping the damage...

December 21, 2020 - 06:05:59 am

The Benue State Security Council has banned picnic-related activities during the Christmas and New Year celebrations in the state...

December 21, 2020 - 06:05:02 am

The Luozi Pharmaceutical Research Centre (CRPL) has approved the “MANACOVID” drug to treat the coronavirus (COVID-19) in DR Congo...

December 21, 2020 - 06:04:25 am

The World Health Organisation Regional Office for Africa has warned countries in the region against complacency in the fight...

December 14, 2020 - 04:28:48 am

The World Health Organisation says Africa will need at least $9bn to procure and distribute 1.4 billion doses of COVID-19...

December 14, 2020 - 04:28:12 am

France’s Sanofi and Britain’s GSK said on Friday revealed that their COVID-19 vaccines will not be ready until the end of 2021...

December 14, 2020 - 04:26:47 am

The African Union Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said on Thursday it will be “extremely terrible” for the...

December 14, 2020 - 04:25:58 am

Participants at the African Economic Conference (AEC) 2020 have solicited for the participation of African women in the continent...

December 14, 2020 - 04:25:30 am

Experts have called on African governments to make adjustments in the health, economic and social policy interventions in the...

December 07, 2020 - 07:06:49 pm

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has appointed a National Task Team on COVID-19 vaccine, tasked with the responsibility...

December 07, 2020 - 07:05:20 pm

The Interpol global police co-ordination agency has warned that organised criminal networks could be targeting COVID-19 vaccines...

December 07, 2020 - 07:04:07 pm

Africa CDC has pointed out major gaps delaying response to the coronavirus pandemic, including the inadequate public health...

December 07, 2020 - 07:02:23 pm

Global equitable access to the vaccine against the coronavirus can result in at least 153 billion dollars’ worth of profits for...

December 07, 2020 - 07:01:09 pm

The World Health Organisation said it was considering introducing electronic vaccination certificates, as hopes for an end to the...

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...

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