Health

Valentine Ozigbo Celebrates Honourable Ndudi Godwin Elumelun On His Birthday

Today, I have the pleasure and honour of celebrating a distinguished Nigerian leader, federal lawmaker, and my good friend and elder brother, Honourable Ndudi Godwin Elumelu who just marked his 57th Birthday. Hon. Ndudi Eluemelu is one of the longest-serving…

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COVID-19: Nigeria records lowest daily cases since December,

By Marlikberry, Nigeria on Sunday recorded its lowest COVID-19 daily infection toll since last December with 506 new cases. However, while the new cases reduced, the death toll from the virus remained relatively high with 20 deaths recorded on Sunday….

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IDPs sensitised to anti-open defecation in Adamawa,

By Marlikberry, The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Social Development has taken anti-open defecation campaign to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Adamawa State. Officials of the ministry as well as those of supporting Northeast Development Commission (NEDC) were in…

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No One Has Immunity Against COVID-19, FG Cautions Nigerians,

By Marlikberry, The Federal Government has cautioned Nigerians to protect themselves amid the rampaging COVID-19 pandemic, warning that no one has immunity against the deadly virus. The Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Garba Shehu, gave…

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Coronavirus: With 27 deaths on Friday, Nigeria records highest daily tally yet,

By Marlikberry, Nigeria saw its deadliest day of the coronavirus yet on Friday even as authorities fear the country has yet to reach the peak of the second wave, as infections continue to spread rapidly across the country. Nigeria recorded…

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 27 New Deaths, 1,114 Fresh Cases,

By Marlikberry, Nigeria has recorded 27 new deaths from the coronavirus, even as the country recorded 1,114 fresh infections on Friday. This was disclosed in the report published by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in the early hours…

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Kwara govt confirms 115 fresh cases of COVID-19, discharges 56 patients,

By Marlikberry, The government of Kwara State has confirmed no fewer than 115 fresh cases of COVID-19 in the state and the discharge of 56 patients who have recovered from the deadly virus. This was contained in a daily update…

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COVID-19 vaccination: Africa in danger of being left behind – WHO,

By Marlikberry, The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that Africa is in danger of being left behind in COVID-19 vaccination as prices spike due to competition in other regions. NAN reports that the agency’s Regional Director for Africa, Dr…

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Buratai, Others Self-isolate as COVID-19 Scare Hits Army,

By Marlikberry, The Chief of Army Staff, Lt. General Tukur Buratai, General Officers Commanding (GOCs), field commanders and other participants, who attended the Chief of Army Staff Conference have gone into isolation following the death of the GOC 6 Division,…

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