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16 Nov
The US Drug Enforcement Administration has approved a test by Swiss pharmaceutical giant Roche that can detect monkeypox, the company said on Wednesday.
23 Mar 2021
Swiss pharma giant Roche announced Tuesday promising results from clinical trials of an anti-Covid cocktail developed with US biotech firm Regeneron.
13 Oct 2020
Swiss pharmaceuticals giant Roche said Tuesday it would produce a new antigen test for Covid-19, allowing high-volume and rapid testing for the deadly disease, by the end of the year.
4 Jun 2020
Swiss pharmaceuticals giant Roche said Thursday the US authorities had given it emergency clearance for a test identifying patients most at risk of a dangerous immune response to coronavirus infection.
14 May 2020
Britain on Thursday said it was in discussions with Swiss pharma giant Roche to mass purchase its coronavirus antibody test after scientists found it to be "100 percent" accurate, the government said Thursday.
17 Apr 2020
Swiss pharmaceutical giant Roche said Friday it had developed an antibody test that it hopes to roll out in May to detect people previously infected with COVID-19, even those who displayed no symptoms.
26 Aug 2016
The Taraba government has entered into partnership with pharmaceutical company, Roche, to combat hepatitis. The state has the highest prevalence rate of the disease in Nigeria.
14 Apr 2015
Swiss pharmaceutical giant Roche on Tuesday announced it had acquired a majority stake in US molecular and genomic analysis business Foundation Medicine for an undisclosed sum.


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The Presidency, yesterday, described as ‘fake’, the reported pelting of President Muhammadu Buhari in the Hotoro area of Kano State.
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Tension over scarcity of cash has worsened across the country, with millions of Nigerians denied access to their savings.
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Barely four months after acquiring OVH Energy Marketing (OVHEM) Limited, Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPC), yesterday, announced takeover of Addax Petroleum Development (Nigeria) Limited’s production sharing contract assets.
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Chairman of Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Prof. Mahmood Yakubu, has expressed concern over lingering fuel scarcity, warning that it could affect transportation of materials during the general elections.
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Immediate past Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has challenged Governor Nyesom Wike to name his presidential candidate as he had promised to do before January ends.