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Nigeria records Zero COVID-19 death in 24 hours

Nigeria records Zero COVID-19 death in 24 hours

Health September 25, 2020 at 9:16 am 0 comments

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said no death occurred in the last 24-hours, as the country recorded 125 new cases of COVID-19.
The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Thursday night.
According to the agency, Nigeria

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BREAKING: Resident doctors suspend nationwide strike

BREAKING: Resident doctors suspend nationwide strike

Health September 10, 2020 at 8:44 pm 0 comments

Members of the National Association of Resident Doctors have suspended their industrial action.
The association’s President , Aliyu Sokomba , confirmed this on Thursday evening.
Sokomba, however, said that notwithstanding the suspension of the industrial action, negotiations with Federal Government will continue on Friday morning.
The PUNCH gathered that the

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Nigeria now has over 55,000 confirmed coronavirus cases

Nigeria now has over 55,000 confirmed coronavirus cases

Health September 7, 2020 at 8:16 am 0 comments

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday night, announced 100 new COVID-19 cases.
The new cases were reported from 10 states – Lagos (39), FCT (22), Kaduna (19), Oyo (7), Ebonyi (6), Edo (3), Katsina (1), Ekiti (1), Bauchi (1), Nasarawa (1)
It brought the total in the

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Re-opening of churches led to decrease in Coronavirus – Oyedepo

Re-opening of churches led to decrease in Coronavirus – Oyedepo

Health September 6, 2020 at 7:59 am 0 comments

Presiding Bishop, Living Faith Worldwide, David Oyedepo on Saturday said the re-opening of churches led to decrease in Coronavirus infections across the nation.
Oyedepo, at the church’s Covenant Hour of Prayer, CHoP, used Lagos and Ogun States as case study for his assertion, saying that COVID-19 had continued to decrease

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COVID-19: Lagos Is Now On The Flattening Stage — Prof. Akin Abayomi

COVID-19: Lagos Is Now On The Flattening Stage — Prof. Akin Abayomi

Health August 27, 2020 at 10:43 am 0 comments

The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Prof. Akin Abayomi, has said the state has passed the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic.
He, however, said there was the need for vigilance, saying the scourge was not over.
Abayomi spoke on Wednesday during a talk show on Nigeria Info 99.3FM, themed, ‘Fighting

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Mamman Daura reportedly flown abroad for urgent treatment

Mamman Daura reportedly flown abroad for urgent treatment

Health August 19, 2020 at 9:53 pm 0 comments

Mamman Daura, a nephew to President Muhammadu Buhari, has reportedly been flown to the United Kingdom for urgent medical treatment, according to Sahara Reporters.
The 79-year-old top confidant of the president was said to have been taken the UK in a private jet on Wednesday.
He was said to have

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