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COVID-19: Ogun orders closure of laboratory in teaching hospital after 32 medical staff test positive

The hospital commenced sample testing without adequate protective gear for staff, putting them at great risk of contracting the virus.

Steroid drug hailed as ‘breakthrough’ for seriously ill COVID-19 patients

By Kate Kelland, Alistair Smout A cheap and widely used steroid called dexamethasone has become the first drug shown to...

Naming the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and the virus that causes it— WHO

Official names have been announced for the virus responsible for COVID-19 (previously known as “2019 novel coronavirus”) and the disease it causes. ...

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Nigerian repatriated from Germany to US risks 30 years jail term for multiple money scams

The US Department of Justice’s Office of International Affairs of the Department’s Criminal Division provided significant assistance in securing the defendant’s extradition from Germany.

Police officer fired for pepper-spraying Black army officer in ‘horrifying’ traffic stop captured on film

police officer Joe Gutierrez was terminated from service after an internal investigation concluded that the police department’s “policy was not followed” and pepper spray was used against Lieutenant Caron Nazario, officials of Windsor, Virginia, said in a statement.

Nigerian stocks fall further, investors lose N30bn

The financial services industry (measured by volume) led the activity chart with 607.22 million shares valued at N6.07bn traded in 10,125 deals, thus contributing 68.46 per cent and 65.99 per cent to the total equity turnover volume and value respectively.

Buhari’s late driver not detained, tortured – DSS

The DSS spokesman, therefore, urged the public to disregard the fake news trending on the online platform.