Friday, 22nd October 2021
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1 day ago
The Ondo State government has issued a two-week ultimatum for all workers in the state to get vaccinated.
3 days ago
Speaker of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Parliament, Dr. Sidie Tunis, has encouraged the citizens to be vaccinated and shun conspiracy theories...
15 Oct
South Africa will begin vaccinating children as young as 12 next week and also offer Covid-19 boosters against certain immune disorders, the health minister announced Friday. With a large youth population and the world's biggest HIV caseload, the announcement affects millions of people and marks a significant scaling up of South Africa's pandemic response. "We…
13 Oct
Concerned about the threat of infectious diseases and vaccine insufficiency in the country, medical experts are advocating universal approach such as genomic intelligence to address biosecurity
27 Sep
The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has said that taking the COVID-19 vaccine was a matter of civil duty . Ehanire stated this at a National Press briefing by the Presidential Steering Committee
23 Sep
The Federal Government is to dismiss and prosecute any health worker culpable of COVID-19 vaccination card sale. Following allegations that some persons were pressuring the Federal Capital Territory
21 Sep
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, arrived in New York, United States, for high-level meetings of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA)...
17 Sep
The Edo state government has called for the collaboration and assistance of health professionals in the state to address the COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy and improve the uptake of vaccines
7 Sep
The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN) has called for the training of community pharmacists on vaccination.
5 Sep
The Bauchi State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (BSPHCDA) says it has received and deployed 21,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine
28 Aug
India has given more than 10 million Covid-19 jabs in a single day for the first time, authorities said Saturday, as the South Asian giant
18 Aug
Nigeria has received fresh 699,760 doses of AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccines against the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) from the United Kingdom. The vaccines are part of the three million doses


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Borno says it will close all Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps located within Maiduguri, by Dec. 31.
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The FCT Administration Social Development Secretariat (SDS) on Friday, in Abuja arrested 217 defaulters over street begging.
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Ansu Fati dismissed suggestions that inheriting Lionel Messi's number 10 shirt at Barcelona has brought additional expectations after committing his long-term future to the Catalan club. Fati signed a new six-year contract to keep him at the club until 2027, with a release clause of €1billion included - a week after Pedri had penned a…
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The National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) has ordered seven corps members deployed in Abia for the Batch ‘B’ Stream 1, 2020/2021, to repeat their service year for various offences.
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Dr Hammed Abodunrin, Ondo State Commandant of the Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), says arrangements have been concluded by the corps to train 3,212 secondary school teachers on personal security and child protection in the state.