Pandemic: FG begins nationwide training of 200,000 health workers
The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has commenced a nationwide Training of Trainers (NTOT) for over 200,000 primary health care personnel to equip...
FG says coronavirus curable as infected health workers hit 113
The Federal Government yesterday said the successful treatment and discharge of 307 persons for COVID-19 in the country was an indication that the virus is curable.
Panic as 40 health workers test positive for coronavirus
More than 40 health workers have tested positive for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Nigeria. This was disclosed yesterday by Health Minister Osagie Ehanire
FG bans inter-state movement of COVID-19 patients
The Federal Government has banned inter-state movement of Coronavirus (COVID-19) patients in the country.
277 COVID-19 Patients under care, says minister
The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, has disclosed that, as of yesterday, a total of 442 persons in 20 states had been confirmed to have COVID-19, with 13 deaths recorded, all with comorbidities
FG plans community testing, urges Nigerians to take responsibility
The Federal government yesterday disclosed that it will embark on community testing for coronavirus and social mobilisation at the grassroots level to ensure physical distancing and advise on use of masks to reduce the risk of transmission.
Group bemoans rising Edo COVID-19 cases
The Edo Progressive Indigenes Association (EPIA) yesterday bemoaned what it described as Federal Government’s slow response to provide adequate funding in tackling the rising cases of COVID-19 in Edo State.
Coronavirus: Health minister not aware of 'hazard allowance' for health workers
Nigeria's Health Minister Osagie Ehanire has said he is not aware if health workers treating the dreaded coronavirus patients are being paid hazard allowance. The minister made the disclosure during a meeting the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 and the leadership of the National Assembly on Thursday, a video published by Channels TV on YouTube shows.…