Wednesday, 28th September 2022
Breaking News:

COVID-19 vaccine

2 Feb
Pfizer and BioNTech said Tuesday they are seeking emergency authorization from US health regulators for use of their Covid vaccine for children aged over six months and under five years.
2 Feb
Bauchi State government, in collaboration with the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission (ICPC) and security operatives, has arrested about five persons in connection with Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) vaccine card racketeering.
11 Jan
WHO experts warned Tuesday that repeating booster doses of the original Covid vaccines is not a viable strategy against emerging variants and called for new jabs that better protect against transmission.
11 Jan
Greece has donated about one million doses of the Johnson and Johnson (J&J) COVID-19 vaccine to Nigeria, as the Federal Government moves to ensure more citizens are vaccinated against the virus.
7 Jan
Novak Djokovic on Friday thanked people "around the world" for their support since he was dramatically refused entry to Australia over his Covid-19 vaccine status.
7 Jan
Women vaccinated against Covid-19 saw a slight delay in their period of almost a day compared to those who were unvaccinated, a US government-funded study said Thursday.
6 Jan
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday hit out at anti-vaccine campaigners' "mumbo jumbo" and "nonsense" in his toughest attack yet on those opposed to Covid-19 jabs.
4 Jan
National President of the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Chris Isiguzo, has urged the media to assist society in addressing fake news and hate speech that is impacting the industry
23 Dec 2021
British pharmaceutical giant AstraZeneca said Thursday that a third, or "booster", dose of its Covid-19 vaccine Vaxzevria "significantly" lifted antibody levels against the Omicron strain in a laboratory study.
22 Dec 2021
Finland will expand its vaccination programme to include children aged five to 12 as the country faces record Covid infections, health officials said on Wednesday.
16 Dec 2021
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), says though vaccines go through complex production processes, they promote health, save lives and cost
10 Dec 2021
Prof. Richard Adegbola, a Research Professor at the Nigeria Institute of Medical Research (NIMR), Lagos, on Friday advised the country to consider safety as a key element in vaccine production.


1 hour ago
Presidential Candidate of Labour Party (LP) Peter Obi has promised to end insecurity, poverty and unemployment in Nigeria if elected in 2023.
1 hour ago
Former President, Olusegun Obasanjo has urged religious leaders to stand for truth, justice and equity and push politicians to do the right thing.
2 hours ago
US President Joe Biden appeared Wednesday to believe that a congresswoman, whose death he had marked with a statement in August, was in the audience of a Washington event on food that she had helped launch.
3 hours ago
Monster Hurricane Ian walloped Florida on Wednesday, pounding the southern US state's coast with extreme wind and rain, and causing "catastrophic" flooding from destructive storm surges.
4 hours ago
Wall St Should Look to Adapt to Crypto, Not the Other Way Around VICTORIA, Seychelles, 28 September 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Ben Zhou, co-founder and CEO of Bybit, the top 3 crypto exchanges in the world by web traffic, has called for the traditional markets to embrace the change being driven by crypto. Speaking at the Pantera…