Covid-19 Update

COVID 19: Nigeria records 377 new cases, two deaths

Nigeria has recorded a surge in Covid 19 infections. This comes as an additional 377 positive samples were recorded on Wednesday, raising the country’s infection tally...

Okonjo-Iweala: Unequal access to COVID vaccines not acceptable

Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, WTO, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala says the inequity in accessing COVID-19 vaccines is unacceptable. Okonjo-Iweala spoke after...

COVID 19: Nigeria records 513 infections

Nigeria on Tuesday recorded an additional 513 cases of Covid 19. The new positive samples raise the country’s infection ally to 202,704. According to the Nigeria...

COVID-19: Nigeria records 393 infections, six new deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 393 people tested positive for coronavirus on Monday. The latest positive samples were recorded in 14 states and the...

COVID: U.S. to relax travel rules for jabbed passengers from UK and EU

Vaccinated passengers will be able to enter the U.S. from the UK and EU from November onwards, ending almost two years of coronavirus travel restrictions. The new rules...

India to resume exports of COVID vaccine

India says it will resume exports of COVID-19 vaccines from October, prioritizing the global vaccine-sharing platform COVAX and neighboring countries first as supplies...

Nigeria records 393 new COVID-19 cases, six deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed an additional 393 positive samples of COVID-19 in 14 states and the federal capital territory (FCT). The...

Nigeria records 168 COVID 19 infections

Nigeria on Sunday recorded 168 positive samples of COVID 19. The new figure raises the country’s infection tally to 201,798. The latest positive samples were recorded...

COVID-19: Nigeria records 519 infections, three new  deaths­

The Nigeria Centre for Disease and Control (NCDC) has recorded an additional 519 COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 200,057. Lagos...

Unvaccinated Civil servants to be denied entry at government offices in Edo state

The Edo state government says beginning from Wednesday, unvaccinated civil servants will be restricted from entering into government offices. Addressing journalists on...