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Airlines are considering a standard ‘travel pass’ criteria for international air travellers in the COVID-19 era.
The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has said that Nigerians under the age of 18 years will not receive the COVID-19 vaccines in the country.
Head of Service of the Federation (HoSF), Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, has directed officers on Grade Level (GL) 12 and below to continue working from home till the end of February.
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has insisted on going ahead with its revalidation of membership and registration exercise in spite of fears nursed by some party faithful overspread of COVID-19.
Sir: Basking in the euphoria of relative containment of the dreaded coronavirus, Nigerians woke up to be confronted by an unprecedented spike on COVID-19 infected persons and deaths.
Nigeria has joined South Africa in reporting daily highest COVID-19 cases on the continent.
23 Dec 2020
Worried about the surge in infections, President Muhammadu Buhari has extended the mandate of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 till March 31, 2021.
4 Dec 2020
The Senate has urged the Federal Government to make sufficient funds available for procurement and administration of COVID-19 vaccines on Nigerians.
3 Nov 2020
The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, has threatened to sanction travelers who refused to present themselves for a mandatory in-country Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test.
22 Sep 2020
The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has said that Nigeria cannot afford a second wave of COVID-19.
11 Sep 2020
The Federal Government has approved additional N8.9 billion as COVID-19 hazard allowance for health workers in the country.
8 Sep 2020
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), in collaboration with the Africa Initiative for Governance (AIG), has launched the COVID-19 incidence, response tracker, and dashboard. This, the NESG said, was to enable respective sub-national governments, alongside the Federal Government and donors, to identify needs and gaps that existed in critical areas of testing, contact tracing,…