‘Local production of facemasks, others to bolster import substitution’
In line with its import substitution strategy and need to provide affordable hygiene products for Nigerians, especially those in the healthcare sector,
NCDC marks World Mask Week
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has joined the global movement to promote wearing of face mask.
‘Our teachers have started hawking facemasks due to hardship’
It hasn’t been very easy I must confess. As we all know, the lockdown was effected towards the end of the second term and many schools were yet to collect full school fees from parents and since then...
How facemasks replace use of makeup, lipsticks
In the last couple of months and more so since the nationwide lockdown was lifted, you need to don a facemask if you are going to be out in public and so it is coming as no surprise...
Diri warns police, others against harassment over use of facemasks
• Tailor 2021 budget towards eradicating COVID-19, A’Ibom govt tells MDAs Bayelsa State Governor, Senator Douye Diri, has warned the Nigerian Police and other security operatives in the state not to harass and extort money from members of the public under the guise of enforcing the order on compulsory use of facemask. Diri gave the…
FOMWAN produces, distributes personal protective equipments
Poised to ensure a surplus of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in the country, the Federation of Muslim Women’s Associations in Nigeria (FOMWAN) has trained people on how to make facemasks
Opay supports #MaskUpLagos initiative with donation of facemasks
Nigerian financial service technology company, Opay, has joined Nigerians and the government in rolling out a series of anti-pandemic...
Improper use, disposal of facemasks, hand gloves could trigger COVID-19 community transmission
The statistics globally are scary and Africa, Nigeria inclusive, is not immune to the coronavirus pandemic. At present, globally, over 1,363,123 persons had tested positive for COVID-19.
4 Things To Know About Face Masks Amid Coronavirus Breakout
The coronavirus outbreak has become a cause of concern for many and has kept lots of people on their toes. So many precaution methods have been given by the World Health Organisation and this is closely adhered to. However, the number of coronavirus cases around the globe is ticking up almost hourly and people…