Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi, has unveiled an indigenous drug for prevention and cure of COVID-19. Verozil, which is available in capsules, blisters packs and liquid, was certified by … Continue Reading Ooni unveils indigenous cure for COVID-19
Officials closed movie theaters on March 17 last year as Covid-19 began ravaging America’s commercial capital, where the disease has now killed almost 29,000 people.
The minister stressed that Nigeria had put all facilities in place to receive the vaccines.
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has approved the use of the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria. The Director-General of NAFDAC, Dr. Mojisola Adeyeye made … Continue Reading COVID-19: NAFDAC Approves AstraZeneca Vaccine For Use In Nigeria
The World Health Organisation (WHO) and UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) have made an urgent appeal for vaccine solidarity, noting that COVID-19 has shown that our fates are inextricably linked. The … Continue Reading COVID-19: WHO, UNICEF appeal for vaccine solidarity
An elderly American man collapsed and died on Sunday morning shortly after receiving a COVID-19 vaccine. The man, who was in his 70s, fell as he left Manhattan’s Jacob Javits … Continue Reading Elderly man dies minutes after receiving COVID vaccine
With the current rate of vaccinations, it is believed that by 2028, up to 75 per cent of world population will have been vaccinated with the Covid-19 vaccine. This suggests … Continue Reading Covid vaccine calculator predicts pandemic won’t end for another seven years
“Africa has watched other regions start COVID-19 vaccination campaigns from the side-lines for too long,”
NPHCDA boss has disclosed that Nigeria expects to get 40 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine from the AU in April. The Nigerian government expects over 40 million vaccines from the … Continue Reading Nigeria to get 41 million Covid-19 vaccines from African Union – NPHCDA
Peter Obi, former governor of Anambra state, says Nigeria needs only about N150 billion to procure COVID-19 vaccines. Osagie Ehanire, minister of health, said in December 2020 that the federal … Continue Reading Peter Obi vows to procure vaccines for N150bn, says N400bn budgeted by FG is too much
More than 100 million Covid-19 vaccines have been given around the world. But none of the world’s 29 poorest countries has formally started mass vaccination drives, while the richest nations … Continue Reading Covid-19 latest news: More than 100 million vaccinated
The Lagos State Government on Sunday banned the gathering of more than 50 persons in an enclosed space as the state continues to battle a second wave of the pandemic. … Continue Reading COVID-19: Lagos Bans Gathering Of More Than 50 Persons
American Philanthropist, Bill Gates, has advised the Nigerian government against diverting its limited health fund into trying to pay a high price for COVID-19 vaccines. Gates gave the advice on … Continue Reading COVID-19: Bill Gates advises Nigeria to wait for GAVI vaccines
President Joe Biden will re-impose a Covid-19 travel ban on most non-US citizens who have been in Britain, Brazil, Ireland and much of Europe, a White House official said Sunday, as the new … Continue Reading Biden To Reinstate COVID-19 Travel Ban
“To ensure public health and safety, all entertainment permits issued will be on hold effective immediately,” Dubai Media Office tweeted.
The Gambia has registered two cases of a British-identified coronavirus mutation which is likely more infectious, the tiny West African state’s government said on Thursday. Gambian Health Minister Ahmadou Samateh … Continue Reading First Cases Of British COVID-19 Variant Detects In Gambia