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Covid-19 vaccination

7 Apr
Governor Hope Uzodimma of Imo State has appealed to leaders, particularly the Church and traditional rulers, to be part of efforts by government and development partners to ensure vaccination of citizens against the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19).
9 Feb
Bayelsa ranks lowest in the Federation in terms of COVID-19 vaccination response with only 4 per cent of the total population vaccinated.
9 Feb
The Kogi State Primary Health Care Development Agency (KSPHCDA) has denied reports of alleged demand for money from clients by COVID-19 administrators for vaccines.
3 Feb
The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), yesterday, declared that the March 2022 target of 50 per cent COVID-19 vaccination might be unrealistic following the poor attitude of Nigerians ...
26 Jan
Nigeria has spent $298 million on procurement of 29 million doses of the Johnson and Johnson jab. Besides, 14,093,873 eligible persons have received the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine..
23 Jan
Multi-country African Research findings have shown high rate of COVID-19-related deaths among hospitalised children and adolescents. According to a recently published study involving researchers from Institute of Human Virology Nigeria (IHVN), and Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria, African children and adolescents hospitalised with COVID-19, experience high mortality rates. These rates of morbidity and mortality were…
20 Jan
Kano State, yesterday, commenced mass vaccination against the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) targeting of 3.4 million residents.
16 Jan
Novak Djokovic lost his final bid to avoid deportation from Australia on Sunday, ending a sensational 11-day battle over his Covid-19 vaccination status and dashing his dream of a record 21st Grand Slam.
13 Jan
The World Bank has listed security tension, low COVID-19 vaccination and inflation as major factors that could dampen investment and economic recovery in Nigeria and some other sub-Saharan African
31 Dec
Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Boss Mustapha, has expressed worry over the refusal by most Nigerians to take the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) jab.
27 Dec
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) and the National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) are the latest arms of government to bar their employees and other persons from their premises unless......
20 Dec
Gov. Dave Umahi of Ebonyi, on Monday in Abakaliki, kicked off campaign on COVID-19 vaccination for resident of the state.


9 mins ago
Justice Inyang Ekwo of the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Monday, dismissed a suit filed by the 36 states’ attorneys-general and the Nigeria Governors’ Forum challenging the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) from implementing its guidelines on local government spending. Justice Ekwo, who dismissed the suit for lacking in merit, held that upon studying the…
27 mins ago
The bodies of 14 people have been found washed up on a beach in Myanmar, police told AFP on Monday, with a local rescue group saying some were Rohingya attempting to reach Malaysia.
34 mins ago
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Sunday conducted primary elections to elect candidates for the House of Representatives
41 mins ago
With ongoing talks about the sequel, "Black Panther: Wakanda Forever", it is uncertain how T'Challa, played by the late Chadwick Boseman will be portrayed in the expected film. However, numerous members of the team have spoken about how the sequel will respect Boseman's legacy. T'Challa will not be recast, nor will the character be digitally…
1 hour ago
Nigerian artiste Orezi has hinted at a collaboration with Grammy award-winning singer Wizkid.  The You Garrit singer hinted at an upcoming collaboration with Wizkid in a tweet shared on Sunday evening.  Orezi x Big Wiz — MR RAGGAMOFIN (@iamorezi) May 22, 2022 He tweeted, "Orezi x Big Wiz." Orezi's collaboration with Wizkid would not be the first…