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JUST IN: Nigeria To Get COVID-19 Vaccines By Feb

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Nigerians should look forward to the end of February, 2020 for the possibility of accessing any form of inauguration against the ravaging coronavirus, the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) has said. At a virtual meeting on Wednesday, the nation’s 36 governor’s, said the country was working with the World Bank to ensure the supply of existing Read More

Covid-19 Claiming Nigeria’s And Patriotic Leaders – Obasanjo

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Former President Olusegun Obasanjo, on Thursday, said COVID-19 was claiming Nigeria’s and patriotic leaders. Obasanjo regretted that resourceful citizens, who served the nation in various capacities including the late Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu (rtd) had succumbed to the virus. In a letter of condolence to Mrs. Gladys Ndubuisi Kanu, Obasanjo eulogized wife of the ex-military Read More

Akarigbo Tasks Nigerians On Covid-19 Compliance

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With the increase in the number of coronavirus positive cases in the country, Nigerians have been enjoined to join hands with government in the fight against the pandemic by observing all preventive measures. Akarigbo and Paramount ruler of Remoland, Oba Babatunde Ajayi gave the charge during an interview with Journalists in his Palace in Sagamu, Read More

Covid-19: Real Madrid Coach, Zinedine Zidane In Isolation

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Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is isolating after a close contact tested positive for COVID-19. Reuters cited a Spanish newspaper report. It said Zidane learned of the contact’s status Thursday morning. The soccer legend did not attend Real Madrid’s training session. The club is preparing for Saturday’s La Liga game away to Osasuna. Zidane has Read More

Atiku Abubakar Becomes First Nigerian To Receive Pfizer Covid-19 Vaccine

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Atiku Abubakar, former vice-president, has received the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine. He is suspected to be the first Nigerian to have received the vaccine. Atiku’s spokesman, Paul Ibe confirmed the development to TheCable on Thursday. Atiku received the vaccine in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. “The importance of the #COVID19 vaccine in mitigating the effect of the Read More

Ekiti Govt To Conduct Free Covid-19 Test For Public Servants

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As part of effort to curtail the spread of Coronavirus virus in Ekiti state, the government of the fountain of knowledge state, the Ministry of health and human services is partnering with Lifebank organization to conduct free Covid-19 test for thirty (30) officers from each of Ministry, Department and Agencies (MDAs). This was contained in Read More

COVID-19 Second Wave Relief: Ghana Offers Citizens Free Electricity For 3 Months

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In a statement on Tuesday, Kwame Agyeman-Budu, managing director of the Electricity Company of Ghana Limited, said the government of Ghana has offered free electricity units to lifeline customers for three months the as part of the government’s COVID-19 relief. Lifeline customers are those who consume less electricity compared to some consumers who use multiple Read More

Lagos Deputy Governor Loses Brother To Covid-19

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The younger brother to the Lagos State Deputy Governor, Obafemi Hamzat, Dr Haroun Hamzat is dead. According to a statement issued by the Nigerian Medical Association, Lagos State chapter, Haroun died of COVID-19 complications on Tuesday night. Until his death, he worked at a primary healthcare centre in Orile Agege local council development area of Read More

NYSC: 731 Corps Members Test Positive For COVID-19 – Official

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The Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, said on Tuesday said at least 732 members of the National Youth Service Corps(NYSC) batch B, have tested positive for Covid-19. Mr Mustapha at a task force briefing said the COVID-19 test was conducted on the corp members using Rapid Diagnostic Test (RDTs) Read More

Covid-19: Schools Resumption Postponed Until Further Notice – Osun Govt

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The Osun State Government has postponed the resumption of schools in the state until further notice. Earlier, the state Ministry of Education had told public and private schools to resume January 4, 2021. These developments, the Ministry of Education in a statement signed by the Coordinating Director, C.K Olaniyan, said was due to the precautions Read More