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Treat all malaria-like symptoms as COVID-19 says Sanwo-Olu

“Seeking help early and quickly significantly improves the chances of survival for severe to critical cases. Wear a mask everywhere and ensure that you wash your re-usable mask regularly and also properly dispose of used disposable masks,” he stressed

Edo has capacity to conduct 600 Covid-19 test daily – Gov Obaseki

“In our COVID-19 response, we provided funding and platform for the set up of three additional Real Time-PCR Molecular Reference Laboratory in Edo State, with a daily testing capacity of 600 test per day at the Irrua Specialist Teaching Hospital, (ISTH), University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Edo Specialist Hospital and Lily Hospital.”

NIN: NIMC shutdown head office in Abuja over violation of COVID-19 guidelines

The development comes after the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) directed telecommunications companies to block SIM cards not registered with the NIN.

China builds hospital in 5 days after surge in virus cases

In Shijiazhuang, authorities have finished construction of one-third of the rooms in a planned 3,000-room coronavirus facility, state TV said Saturday.

US President-elect Joe Biden outlines Covid-19 relief plan

It allocates more than $400 billion toward addressing the pandemic, including $160 billion in funding for a national vaccination program and expanded testing, among other measures.

A person dies of Covid-19 every six minutes in Los Angeles County

Covid-19 deaths in Los Angeles increased about 30% this week compared to last.

No second wave of COVID-19 in Oyo, says Makinde

But the Emergency Operation Centre (EOC) has continued its work of monitoring and enlightenment. The data says COVID-19 is still very much with us. Science is telling us that we can slow down the spread by taking precaution. The logical thing to do is to follow what science says.””

Are-Onakakanfo of Egbaland dies of Covid-19

Bolu Akin-Olugbade, Billionaire businessman and the Aare Ona Kakanfo of Owu Kingdom, is dead. Akin-Olugbade, The late Aare...

Keeping students at home minimizes risk of spreading COVID-19 – Odugbemi

There is also this argument that keeping them at home does not give them 100% protection but it minimizes the danger than throwing them to an area where only God knows what is going on,” Odugbemi said on Channels Television’s Politics Today.

Two Malawi ministers die of COVID-19

We are paying the price because many of us are back to the old ways of not wearing masks,” the president said in an address to the nation on Sunday.

Covid-19 stimulus: When will you get your stimulus payment, and how?

Undocumented immigrants who don't have Social Security numbers remain ineligible for the payments. But in a change from the first round, their spouses and children are now eligible as long as they have Social Security numbers.

Paul Okoye of P’square contracts COVID-19, issues strong warning to Nigerians

There is nothing worse than this illness, I understand when you are ill and feeling pain. The usual pain is headache, high temperature, dizziness. But when it has to do with the inability to breathe; that experience I do not want to experience it again

COVID-19: Not a single vaccination in Africa as 12.3m doses are administered globally

at least 14 vaccines have either been approved or are on track to be approved by various countries, according to Bloomberg.

Nigeria superstar, Osimhen tests positive for COVID-19

The SSCN reports that footballer Victor Osimhen tested positive for the molecular naso-pharyngeum swab on his return from abroad yesterday afternoon. The player is asymptomatic and has not met the team group,” a statement from the club read.

COVID-19: Makinde suspends curfew for residents to observe crossover nights

Following a review of the pronouncement of the Technical Team of the Task Force on COVID-19 in Oyo State on 29th December 2020, His Excellency, the Executive Governor, Engr. Seyi Makinde, FNSE, has magnanimously directed that the 12 midnight to 4 a.m. curfew be lifted.”“The governor has also warned citizens and residents of Oyo State to ensure strict compliance with the guidelines, protocols and advisories as laid down by the OYO State COVID-19 Task Force aimed at limiting the transmission of the disease in our communities.”

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Treat all malaria-like symptoms as COVID-19 says Sanwo-Olu

“Seeking help early and quickly significantly improves the chances of survival for severe to critical cases. Wear a mask everywhere and ensure that you wash your re-usable mask regularly and also properly dispose of used disposable masks,” he stressed

Covid-19 Vaccines: Mind your utterances—APC warns Yahaya Bello

“Some of the approved vaccines are Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaccine, Pfizer-BioNTech Vaccine, Moderna Vaccine, Sinovac Vaccine among others”.

Burna Boy’s song makes Biden-Harris inauguration playlist

Burna Boy has become a fixture on the playlists of high-profile American politicians. In August 2020, he appeared on former US president Barack Obama’s summer playlist alongside fellow Nigerian stars Davido, and Wizkid.