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COVID-19: Govt finds 3,550 contacts

The Federal Government has announced that it had succeeded in tracing 3,550 people who came in contact with patients infected with COVID-19 in the country. The Director...

CORONAVIRUS: FG plans 1,500 tests daily

The Federal Government on Tuesday said by next week, Nigeria would be testing 1,500 people for COVID-19 every day. This was disclosed by the Director-General of the...

Nigeria confirms 20 new coronavirus cases

Nigeria has confirmed twenty new cases of coronavirus. This was announced by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC). The NCDC on its official twitter handle noted...

FG evacuates stranded NCDC staff from Congo Brazzaville 

The Federal Government has evacuated stranded members of staff of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, who were drafted to Brazzaville, the Republic of Congo to...

SERAP asks FG to publish weekly spending details on COVID-19 pandemic

The Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has asked the Federal Government to “publish weekly details of exact funds and other resources allocated...

BREAKING: Buhari meets Minister of Health, NCDC boss in Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari has met with the minister of health, Osagie Ehanire and the Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), Chikwe...

NPA denies recording coronavirus cases on vessels

The Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has denied recording cases of coronavirus on any vessel. The NPA was responding to a statement by the Nigerian Center for Disease...

Lassa Fever: Nigeria’s death toll reaches 176 – NCDC

176 have died from the ongoing Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria, data from the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has shown. The NCDC, on Thursday, said since the...

CORONAVIRUS: Nigeria confirms 14 new cases, tally now 65

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control have confirmed 14 news cases of Coronavirus in Nigeria bringing the total case to 65. The NCDC announced this latest development...

Respect message line; do not spread panic – NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has cautioned the activities of some Nigerians who are recklessly calling the helplines dedicated to fighting the...