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COVID-19: Politicians playing games with Kogi people- Governor

Governor Yahaya Bello of Kogi State has accused some politicians of playing games with the people of the state amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Bello was speaking when he...

Jigawa Discharges 222 COVID-19 Patients

The Jigawa State Government has discharged 222 COVID-19 patients in the state. Governor Badaru Abubakar disclosed this on Monday during a press briefing in Dutse, the...

Lagos developing protocols to reopen schools – Education Commissioner

Lagos state is considering different options in its bid to reopen schools. The Lagos State Commissioner for Education, Folasade Adefisayo, said this at the annual...

Thailand begins COVID-19 vaccine trials on monkeys

Thailand is conducting tests on macaque monkeys as it races to produce a cheaper, alternative coronavirus vaccine it hopes will be ready by 2021, a top researcher said...

Five footballers begin quarantine after testing positive for COVID-19

La Liga has confirmed that five players from Spain’s top two leagues have tested positive for coronavirus. Players in Spain’s top-flight and Segunda division were...

COVID-19: Minister warns doctors against using unapproved medicines

Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire, has called on medical doctors and other healthcare professionals to shun unauthorized treatment of COVID-19 patients. At...

COVID-19: 265 Nigerians To Arrive Lagos From Dubai On Wednesday – Foreign Ministry

The Foreign Affairs Ministry has said 265 Nigerians will arrive in Lagos from Dubai on Wednesday amid the coronavirus pandemic. Ministry spokesperson, Ferdinand Nwonye,...

We would ensure job protection during COVID-19 – FG

The Federal Government says it will work to ensure that there are no job losses arising from the extreme effects of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic on the economy....

COVID-19: Italy to open two airports next week

Italy would reopen two of its shuttered airports; Ciampino in Rome and Peretola in Florence, next week. In a statement on Thursday, the transport ministry said the two...

Kano records 118 COVID-19 cases in two days

118 coronavirus cases were recorded in Kano in two days. According to data obtained from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, Kano recorded 38 cases on Wednesday and...