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Lessons of COVID-19 by FCT residents

By Perpetua Onuegbu Abuja, Sept. 21, 2020 A cross section of FCT residents on Monday said that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic had taught them lessons and opened new opportunities for many people in the country. In separate interviews with newsmen on the effects of the...

NCDC records 97 new COVID-19 infections, total cases now 57, 242

By Abujah Racheal Abuja, Sept. 21, 2020 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 97 new coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the country, bringing the total confirmed cases to 57, 242 nationwide. The NCDC disclosed this on its official twitter handle on Sunday . It...

Africa: Expert panel endorses protocol for COVID-19 herbal medicine clinical trials

The endorsed technical documents are aimed at empowering and developing a critical mass of technical capacity of scientists in Africa BRAZZAVILLE, Congo September 19, 2020/ -- The Regional Expert Committee on Traditional Medicine for COVID-19 formed by the World Health Organization (WHO), the Africa Centre...

COVID-19: NCDC announces 221 new cases, total infections rise to 56,956

By Abujah Racheal Abuja, Sept. 19, 2020 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced 221 new infections of Coronavirus (COVID-19 ) in the country. The NCDC made this known on its official twitter handle on Friday. According to it, the new cases are confirmed from...

COVID-19: Plateau research team develops herbal cure

By Martha Nyam Jos, Sept. 18, 2020 Prof. Noel Wannang, the Chairman, Plateau Research Committee on COVID-19, said the committee had successfully developed a herbal cure for the disease. Wannang disclosed this during an engagement with Local Government Chairmen and traditional rulers in Jos on Friday. He...

EU executive signs contract for up to 300m Covid-19 vaccine doses

Brussels, Sept. 18, 2020 (dpa/Naija247news) The EU has signed a contract for the supply of up to 300 million doses of a potential Covid-19 vaccine by pharmaceutical company Sanofi-GSK, the EU Commission said on Friday, almost two months after concluding exploratory talks. EU Commission President...

China testing 11 COVID-19 vaccines, 4 undergoing stage 3 trials — Minister

Beijing, Sept. 18, 2020 (Sputnik/Naija247news) China is conducting clinical trials of 11 vaccines against the coronavirus disease, four of which are in phase 3, the country’s Science and Technology Minister Wang Zhigang said on Friday. “At the moment, 11 vaccines have entered the phase of...

Kwara records 5 new COVID-19 infections

By Afusat Agunbiade-Oladipo Ilorin, Sept. 18, 2020 Kwara Government says it has recorded five new COVID-19 infections, bringing the number of confirmed cases in the state to 1,009. Chief Press Secretary to the state governor and Spokesman for the state Technical Committee on COVID-19, Mr...

COVID-19: Nigeria must embrace e-learning now – Olanipekun

By Akeem Abas Ibadan, Sept. 18, 2020 Chief Wole Olanipekun, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), has said that Nigeria must embrace e-learning for educational development amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Olanipekun stated this on Thursday during the inauguration of projects and unveiling of new...

Nigeria’s COVID-19 curve is flattening -PTF

By Abujah Racheal Abuja, Sept 17, 2020 Nigeria’s COVID-19 curve is flattening, Chairman of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, Mr Boss Mustapha has said. Mustapha made this on Thursday in Abuja at the 66th joint national briefing of the task force. Naija247news reports that...
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