Covid-19 Update

COVID-19: Omicron Variant Now In 23 Countries – WHO

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says cases of the new Omicron variant have been reported in at least 23 countries in five of the six WHO regions. WHO...

COVID 19: Nigeria Records 47 New Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday confirmed 47 new covid-19 cases across the country. According to an update from the agency, the fresh infection...

COVID 19: Nigeria Records 52 New Cases

Nigeria on Wednesday recorded 52 new cases of the coronavirus. This new figure raises the country’s infection tally to 214,270. According to the Nigeria Centre for...

Emirates Airline resumes flight operations to Nigeria Dec 5

Emirates airline says it will resume passenger operations between Dubai and Nigeria from December 5, 2021. According to the Dubai based airline, it will operate from its...

COVID-19 vaccine mandate: workers demand March deadline as FG insists on December 1, 2021

The Association of Senior Civil Servants of Nigeria has appealed to the Federal Government to extend the Dec. 1 deadline for the compulsory vaccination of civil servants...

NCDC Confirms Three Cases of Omicron Variant In Nigeria

Federal Government says it has confirmed three cases of Omicron variant of COVID-19 in the country. NCDC Director-General,  Ifedayo Adetifa, who confirmed this in a...

WHO calls for global treaty to prevent future pandemics

The World Health Organisation has charged all countries must learn from the wreckage of COVID-19 and stop future pandemics by striking a pandemic preparedness treaty,...

Nigeria records 21 new cases of Covid-19

Nigeria on Monday recorded 21 new cases of the coronavirus. This new figure raises the country’s infection tally to 214,113. According to the Nigeria Centre for...

Nigeria has no case of new Omicron COVID 19 Variant, FG insists

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has clarified that the agency has not detected the new Omicron covid 19 variant in any of its latest samples. This comes...

Canada detects two cases of Omicron COVID-19 variant from two travellers to Nigeria

Canada says it has detected its first cases of the new Omicron strain of Covid 19. According to a statement by the Ontario government on Sunday, the two cases were...