After a six-week surge, Africa’s fourth pandemic wave driven primarily by the Omicron variant is flattening, marking the shortest-lived surge to date in the continent where cumulative cases have now exceeded 10 million, the World Health Organisation has said.
24 May 2021
A study published yesterday, in The Lancet medical journal, offered reasons why Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Libya, Malawi, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria and South Africa have higher death rate among critically ill COVID-19...
9 Jan 2021
There is hope that hospitals experiencing shortage ofoxygen will soon have a new source of supply as the Medical Director (MD) of the Federal Medical Center (FMC) Umuahia, Azubuike Onyebuchi disclosed...
25 Dec 2020
THE Director General of the National Orientation Agency (NOA), Dr. Garba Abari, called on Christians in Nigeria to use the season to specially pray for peace in the country and healing for all those affected by the COVID-19 scourge. Describing 2020 as a remarkably troubled year, the agency said Christians, and indeed all people of…
28 Jul 2020
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 829 COVID-19 patients were discharged on Monday.
10 Jul 2020
He soon achieved renown for his dedication and for his passion for medical practice. Having worked for four decades, it was time for him to say goodbye to national service.
30 May 2020
Patients undergoing surgery after contracting coronavirus are at greatly increased risk of postoperative death, a new global...
17 May 2020
The General Overseer of The Saints Gospel Church of Christ, a.k.a, Hand of Fire Ministries, in Igando, Lagos State, Pastor Jacob Shodeinde..