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Coronavirus: France shuts down from midnight

Coronavirus: France shuts down from midnight

Health March 14, 2020 at 11:36 pm 0 comments

France will shut most shops, restaurants and entertainment facilities from midnight on Saturday as part of measures to contain the spread of the new coronavirus, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said.
He was speaking at a news conference after the public health authority

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WHO declares Coronavirus a ‘Pandemic’

WHO declares Coronavirus a ‘Pandemic’

Health March 11, 2020 at 6:24 pm 0 comments

The World Health Organisation, WHO, has declared Coronavirus outbreak a pandemic.
The novel coronavirus outbreak is the first pandemic caused by a coronavirus, WHO Director- General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said Wednesday.
“Describing the situation as a pandemic does not change WHO’s assessment of the threat posed by this coronavirus. It

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No Coronavirus case in Edo – Gov. Obaseki

No Coronavirus case in Edo – Gov. Obaseki

Health March 6, 2020 at 9:20 pm 0 comments

Edo State Government on Friday allayed the fear of residents over a suspected case of Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the state.
The government, in a statement issued by Crusoe Osagie, Special Adviser to Governor Godwin Obaseki on Communication Strategy, said there was no confirmed case of COVID-19 in any part

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594 New Persons Test Positive For Coronavirus In South Korea

594 New Persons Test Positive For Coronavirus In South Korea

Health February 29, 2020 at 12:18 pm 0 comments

At least 594 persons have tested positive to Coronavirus, according to the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
This was disclosed on Saturday as the country tested thousands of residents in the South-Eastern city of Daegu.
The new confirmed cases brings the total number of infections in the state

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#Coronavirus: Infected Italian visited our Ogun plant, made contact – Lafarge

#Coronavirus: Infected Italian visited our Ogun plant, made contact – Lafarge

Health February 28, 2020 at 10:36 pm 0 comments

Lafarge Africa Plc, has confirmed that the Italian infected with coronavirus, the first case in Nigeria, visited its plant in Ewekoro, Ogun State.
This was contained in a statement on Friday by its Director, Communications, Folashade Ambrose-Medebem.
The company disclosed that the individual concerned works for a vendor that provides

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Coronavirus: Rivers and other states on red alert

Coronavirus: Rivers and other states on red alert

Health February 28, 2020 at 6:15 pm 0 comments

Rivers State Government has placed the state on high alert even through there has not been any reported case of any person infected with the virus.
Sequel to that, the State Ministry of Health in conjunction with the Agencies of the Federal Ministry of Health like the National Centre for

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