Patients battle covid 'enemy' in Nigeria second wave
"Attention, isolation zone," warns a bright orange notice at the entrance to the main coronavirus treatment centre in Lagos, Africa's most populous city.
NCDC announces 1,483 new COVID-19 cases, totalling 118,138
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 1,483 cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 118,138. The NCDC disclosed this on its official website on Friday. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the country has so far tested 1,225,179 people since the first confirmed case…
You cheated me by leaving first, Agbeyegbe mourns Kanu
The ranks of Nigeria’s celebrated democrats took a hit on January 13 with the demise of Rear Admiral Ndubuisi Kanu (retd.) The National Democratic Coalition (NADECO) chieftain died after a month of battling with an aliment until he finally succumbed to COVID-19.
Gbonjubola Abiri :‘Don’t be pressured by other women who seem to have it all together’
The vulnerability of the young was the first source of fascination that spurred my interest in Psychiatry. As a child, I had suffered from Asthma; I had many attacks resulting from my frailty as a child and my inability ....
COVID-19: Nigerians ponder alternatives as countries scramble for vaccines
Nigeria, like many other countries of the world, is experiencing the second wave of Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. More and more people are getting infected by the day as the daily reports by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) show.
Joshua, others in race to save boxing clubs from COVID-19 trap
Anthony Joshua is backing a parliamentary campaign for funds to save grassroots boxing from being wiped out by the coronavirus pandemic. The world heavyweight champion is one of several leading fighters...
Nasarawa Government supports state varsity with N7m to fight COVID-19 – VC
The Nasarawa State Government has supported the state university in Keffi with N7 million to fight Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Vice Chancellor of the institution,
Kano State Assembly postpones resumption until further notice
The Kano State House of Assembly has announced the postponement of its resumption until further notice, in compliance with the stay-at-home directive by the state government.
Federal University of Lafia approves February 8 for resumption
The Senate of the Federal University of Lafia (FULafia), Nasarawa State, has approved Feb. 8 as the resumption date for the continuation of the 2019/2020 academic session.
COVID-19: Peaceful parenting coach, Olayinka urges parents, schools on safety measures
Africa’s peaceful parenting coach and Emotional Intelligence specialist, Abimbola Olayinka has urged parents, caregivers and schools to adopt strict safety measures in light of the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. She said that as the start school term carries anxiety with COVID-19 gaining new cases, parents and caregivers must ensure that their children are…