Sunday, 25th September 2022
Breaking News:


19 Sep
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), yesterday, told The Guardian: “There are currently no vaccines available in the country. But official requests have been made to the World Health Organisation...
12 Sep
The latest figures from the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) show the country recorded a spike in cases of monkeypox and Lassa fever over the last week...
6 Sep
Hong Kong recorded its first case of monkeypox in a 30-year-old man who had travelled into the city and showed symptoms during hotel quarantine, health officials said Tuesday.
5 Sep
More than 50,000 monkeypox cases and 16 deaths have been reported to the World Health Organisation (WHO) since the outbreak began earlier this year, said Director General of the global health watchdog, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.
1 Sep
Belgium has recorded its first death of a patient suffering from monkeypox, the third in Europe, according to the weekly report on the outbreak from the Sciensano public health institute. Europe and the United States are the hotspots of a global outbreak of the disease which has seen 50,496 cases and 16 deaths, according to…
23 Aug
An Italian tourist with monkeypox, the first reported case in Cuba, has died, the country's health ministry announced on Monday.
22 Aug
The ongoing monkeypox outbreak is set to get worse as Cuba and Indonesia, yesterday, joined 92 other countries that have recorded at least a case of the virus.
20 Aug
Indonesia has recorded its first case of monkeypox in a 27-year-old man who returned from travelling overseas, the country's health ministry said on Saturday.
16 Aug
The World Health Organization, which is looking to rename monkeypox, called Tuesday for help from the public in coming up with a less stigmatising designation for the fast-spreading disease.
16 Aug
Ebonyi State government, yesterday, said the state has recorded its first case of monkey pox.
16 Aug
The first suspected cases of Monkeypox disease have been discovered in two different communities of Osun State.
13 Aug
Taraba State residents have been advised to adhere strictly to good hygiene over the outbreak of monkeypox in the state.


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By November 5, Senator Ibrahim Shekarau will clock 67 years. For the greater part of those 67 years’ sojourn on earth, he has served humanity as teacher, administrator and politician.
15 mins ago
Some prominent Yoruba leaders yesterday disagreed with the leader of Southwest socio-political group, Afenifere for initiating an alliance with the apex body of Southeast socio-cultural group..
20 mins ago
Lagos State Emergency Management Agency (LASEMA), yesterday, demolished three buildings around the structure that collapsed at 2, Oye Sonuga Street, Papa Ajao, Mushin, Lagos, on Friday.
20 mins ago
The Nigerian Institution of Agricultural Engineers (NIAE), a division of the Nigerian Society of Engineers, at the weekend, called for collaborative efforts among the three tiers of government..
20 mins ago
The residents of Kwara State have expressed dissatisfaction with the performance of local government administrations lamenting poor state of governance at the grassroots.