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COVID-19 vaccinations

20 Nov
Thousands of protesters decrying Covid-19 vaccinations gathered in cities around Australia Saturday as smaller counter-rallies supporting health measures also marched. Australia's vaccine program remains voluntary and highly successful, with nearly 85 percent of the population over 16 fully vaccinated and life returning to relative normality for those double-jabbed. But protesters rallied Saturday across several of…
19 Oct
Adherence to COVID-19 protocols of vaccination and wearing of facemasks would be compulsory as from Oct. 31, for anyone wishing access to any government office, the state government has said.
12 Jul 2021
French President Emmanuel Macron is set to announce mandatory Covid-19 vaccinations for health staff on Monday as well as a tightening of restrictions to fight a recent surge in cases, sources told AFP.
6 Feb 2021
US President Joe Biden on Saturday launched a series of conversations with ordinary Americans by calling a woman who lost her job due to the pandemic, in an effort to showcase his direct contact with his fellow citizens.
5 Feb 2021
Europe and pharma groups must work together to speed up Covid-19 vaccinations, the head of the European branch of the World Health Organization said Friday, expressing concern about the effectiveness of vaccines on virus variants.


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Over 18,000 cases of COVID-19 have been recorded from inbound travellers to Nigeria as of 16th January 2022. Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) Dr Ifedayo Adetifa who disclosed this yesterday in a statement entitled, "Update in the use of Nigerian International Travel Portal" explained that the decision to make repeat tests…
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The Head of Delegation, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Nigeria, Yann Bonzon has extolled the support of the Nigerian Army towards the attainment of its humanitarian efforts. Bonzon gave the commendation today 20 January 2022 when he led a high-power delegation of the organisation on a courtesy visit to the Chief of…
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Tottenham announced on Friday that France international goalkeeper Hugo Lloris has signed a new contract at the Premier League club.
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A Taliban delegation is expected to hold talks with Norwegian officials and Afghan civil society representatives in Oslo next week, the Norwegian foreign ministry said Friday.
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French oil giant TotalEnergies on Friday said it would withdraw from Myanmar over "worsening" human rights abuses committed since the country's military took power in a February 2021 coup.