French doctor to face charges over hydroxychloroquine claims
A controversial French professor who touts the anti-malaria drug hydroxychloroquine as a coronavirus treatment -- without evidence, scientists say -- will appear before a disciplinary panel charged with ethics breaches, an order of doctors said Thursday.
When Chloroquine became an anathema - Part 4
Several so much unknown about the effects of the virus on the human body. In a chloroquine-politicised observational studies have shown positive outcomes with chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine.
Coronavirus diary - Part 23
The COVID-19 pandemic is on course, and vaccines are at various levels of clinical trials and dogged by an egoistic struggle about which country is first to roll out a vaccine.
Decline in new COVID-19 cases not end of pandemic, NCDC warns
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has warned that the recent decline in number of cases and deaths from COVID-19 does not translate to end of the pandemic.
Consumer Commission probes pharmacies for hydroxychloroquine price hike
The Federal Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (FCCPC), in line with its mandate, has commenced a probe of excessive and unconscionable pricing of potentially vital medication
Something about this Stella
Stella is not a Nigerian. She is from Cameroun. This was the first reaction I got on social media when the “ satanic” video of this irrepressible medical doctor, Stella Immanuel, went viral on social media attracting 80 million views world-wide.
Aliens and 'reptilians': US viral video doctor's odd beliefs
A Houston physician who praised hydroxychloroquine as a miracle coronavirus cure in a viral video retweeted by President Donald Trump blames gynaecological problems on sex with evil spirits and believes the US government is run by "reptilians."
Nigerian Government reacts to viral hydroxychloroquine video
Nigeria on Tuesday said it has not validated the use of hydroxychloroquine for the treatment of COVID-19, an obvious reaction to the viral video of Nigerian-trained Dr Stella Immanuel. Immanuel, also a Christian preacher, claimed in the video that has gone viral worldwide that she has successfully treated more than 350 COVID-19 patients using hydroxychloroquine,…
Bolsonaro says he tested negative for COVID-19, two weeks after diagnosis
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro announced on Saturday he has tested negative for the new coronavirus more than two weeks after being diagnosed on July 7, attributing his recovery