Four Olympic athletes and a few officials from different countries have tested positive to covid-19 in Tokyo and 3 out of the 4 are at the Olympic village. An American gymnast was earlier announced which made all the rest of her teammates move to separate accommodation as no one else was affected.  Czech beach volleyball […]

  The world health organization (WHO) have recently made it known that coronavirus deaths in Africa have increased by 43% in the past one week. They say this is due to shortage of intensive-care beds and oxygen, which is the highest rise in Northern Africa. While making this announcement during a virtual press conference, the […]

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics will go ahead as planned despite the surge in COVID-19 cases, According to the President of the International Olympic Committee Thomas Bach. The German Former Olympic fencer affirmed that canceling the multi-sport event is not an option, and the decision to go ahead with hosting and organization of the event as […]

The governor of Lagos state, Mr Babajide Sanwo-olu has raised an alarm that about 18 percent of passengers amounting to about 9,000 of them that arrived through the Muritala Muhammed airport, Lagos cannot be traced for their compulsory covid-19 quarantine as earlier advised by the Presidential Steering committee on covid-19. He said between May 8, […]

WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus today announced that the body has concluded plans to set up a technology transfer hub for producing mRNA COVID-19 vaccines in South Africa. “Today I am delighted to announce that WHO is in discussions with a consortium of companies and institutions to establish a technology transfer hub in South Africa,” […]

After ten consecutive days of zero fatality from the COVID-19 virus. Nigeria has also recorded the lowest number of Covid-19 cases in exactly one year. This brings the country’s total tally to 167,066. The seven new cases were reported from three states. Kwara and Lagos registered three cases each while Rivers state had only one. […]

India has registered the highest daily number of covid-19 deaths in the world. As of today, the health ministry announced 94,052 new COVID-19 cases and 6,148 deaths which is the highest number of deaths in the country since the start of the pandemic, but perhaps owing to a statistical anomaly. The sudden increase in figures […]

The federal government of Nigeria through the presidential steering committee (PSC) have declared 90 travelers wanted including Nigerians and foreigners for their refusal to under the compulsory 7-day isolation and they are now health hazards to the general public.     This was contained in a statement by the Chairman of the PSC on covid-19, […]

As the holy month is Ramadan is coming to a close and muslim across the country and the world at large are preparing for the end of the fasting period, president muhammadu has released a statement concerning the celebrations. According to a statement signed by the senior special assistant to the president on media, Garba […]

Wear your mask during family gatherings at Christmas – WHO to Europeans   Europeans have been urged by The World Health Organization to wear masks during family gatherings at Christmas. The WHO said Europe was at “high risk” of a new wave of coronavirus infections in the early part of 2021, as transmission of the […]

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