The Federal Government has resolved to deny non-Nigerian passport holders and non-residents who visited Brazil, India or Turkey within 14 days entry into Nigeria. This decision was part of the decisions reached by the Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19 following increasing cases of COVID-19...
naira to effectively combat malaria in the country, Dr Osagie Ehanire has said. He explained that of the total sum, the country required more than N350 billion naira to fight the disease in 2021 alone. Ehanire, the...
The German government says it will support the launch of a German-West African Centre for Global Health and Pandemic Prevention. Christoph Retzlaff, German ambassador to Ghana, announced in a tweet on Thursday that the centre will be located in...
No fewer than 10 people have reportedly died while several others are undergoing kidney-related treatments due to the consumption of “substandard and fake” juices in Kano state. Ibrahim Tsanyawa, the state commissioner of health, made the disclosure on Thursday while...
First Lady Aisha Buhari has explained her decision to receive treatment at a private clinic when she rejected the idea of going to London after falling ill. In the book: ‘Aisha Buhari: Being Different’, the first lady narrated the...
The body found on Monday in the search for missing 19-year-old Nigerian student Richard Okorogheye has been formally identified as his. “Our deepest sympathies are with Richard’s family at this incredibly difficult time,” UK’s Metropolitan Police said in a...
The UK medical regulator said Saturday that out of 30 people who suffered rare blood clots after receiving the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine, seven have died. The British acknowledgement of deaths comes as several European countries have paused the use of the...
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 66 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 163,063. The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Friday.
Nigeria records 106 new COVID-19 infections, total now 162,997 The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Thursday. “On the 1st of April 2021, 106 new confirmed cases and 1 death was recorded in...
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 121new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 162,762. The NCDC disclosed this on its official Twitter handle on Tuesday. “121 new...