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Nigeria is winning fight against COVID-19 – PTF

Nigeria is winning fight against COVID-19 – PTF

Health September 14, 2020 at 8:34 pm 0 comments

Mr Boss Mustapha, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF)/Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, said Nigeria’s national response on COVID-19 is achieving impressive results.
The PTF chairman, who stated this at the daily briefing of the

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FG spent #20bn on medical workers’ hazard allowances in 3 months – Chris Ngige

FG spent #20bn on medical workers’ hazard allowances in 3 months – Chris Ngige

Health September 8, 2020 at 4:15 pm 0 comments

The federal government says despite the nation’s lean resources caused by the emergence of COVID-19, N20 billion has been spent on Special Hazard and Inducement Allowances for Medical and Health Workers for April, May and June of 2020.
The Minister of Labour, Chris Ngige, said this in a statement on

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T.B Joshua to Government: Allow Me Heal All COVID-19 Patients In Nigeria

T.B Joshua to Government: Allow Me Heal All COVID-19 Patients In Nigeria

Health September 2, 2020 at 12:15 pm 0 comments

Prophet T.B Joshua of the Synagogue Church of All Nations, SCOAN, has called on the government to gather COVID-19 patients in their different isolation centers for healing.
Joshua said he wants to reach out to those in isolation centers for interactive prayers while recounting how he had healed many in

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Court restrains Enugu health workers from embarking on strike

Court restrains Enugu health workers from embarking on strike

Health August 29, 2020 at 10:28 am 0 comments

The Enugu Division of the National Industrial Court has issued Interim Orders restraining the leadership and members of some health workers union in Enugu State from embarking on strike.
DAILY POST reports that they include the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives, the Medical and Health Workers’ Union of

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COVID-19: Chloroquine Kills Coronavirus In Early Stage — NAFDAC

COVID-19: Chloroquine Kills Coronavirus In Early Stage — NAFDAC

Health August 26, 2020 at 9:28 am 0 comments

Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye on Tuesday stated that pieces of evidence from reliable researches and reports showed that Chloroquine can kill COVID-19 virus at the early stage.
She stated that Remdesivir, made by Gilead Sciences Inc, has also

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Nigeria To Get Two Billion COVID-19 Vaccine Doses — FG

Nigeria To Get Two Billion COVID-19 Vaccine Doses — FG

Health August 21, 2020 at 10:26 am 0 comments

The Federal Government says it is working with global health and research organizations that are developing COVID-19 vaccines.
The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, made this known in Abuja on Thursday during a briefing of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19.
He also said Nigeria was planning with the

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