A health worker shows a vial of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine against COVID-19 at the Pascual Guerrero Olympic stadium, in Cali, Colombia, on April 26, 2021.
Oyo State Governor Seyi Makinde has received the AstraZeneca COVID-19 jab at the Executive Chamber of the Governor’s Office, Agodi Secretariat, flagging off the vaccination
The Nigerian Governors’ Forum (NGF) has reiterated its belief in the safety of the Astra Zeneca vaccines for COVID-19. This is contained in a communiqué
Police in Gabon said Friday that two men were shot dead in Libreville during curfew violations and protests against coronavirus restrictions. The two were shot
Four people have died of Ebola in Guinea, the first resurgence of the haemorrhagic fever in the West African nation since a 2013-2016 epidemic left
The Kaduna State government has instructed all secondary schools in the State to reopen for academic sessions on February 1, 2021. Kaduna’s Permanent Secretary in
The Canadian police arrested two people after an illegal New Year’s Eve party violated Quebec’s Covid-19 lockdown protocols. One man is expected to face charges
Former President Jerry Rawlings of Ghana has died of coronavirus-related complications at the age of 73, according to multiple reports from Ghanaian media. The development
Portugal and Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for coronavirus. The former Manchester United man has withdrawn from the squad to face Sweden in
The Oyo State government, on Monday, announced September 21, 2020 as the beginning of the 2020/2021 academic session for primary and secondary schools in the
The Federal Government on Monday inaugurated a Ministerial Committee on COVID-19 Herbal Remedies and Natural Compounds as it strives to find an indigenous cure for
The Federal Government says it spent N30.5 billion on efforts to curtail COVID-19 between April and July this year. The Accountant General of the Federation,
As schools across the country preparation to reopen, experts have warned that the shortage of toilets and hand washing facilities in schools put students at
The Minister of State for Health, Dr. Olorunnimbe Mamora, has said the Russian vaccine for COVID-19 is not yet in Nigeria. Mamora said the Russian
Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has ordered the reopening of tertiary institutions effective September 14. “I am pleased to announce that our tertiary institution will
Governor Douye Diri of Bayelsa State has directed all civil servants from grade levels 1-12 in the state workforce to resume work from Tuesday, September
Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom on Monday said a student taking the ongoing West Africa Examination Council examination in the state had tested positive
Nigerians Rain Curse on President Muhammadu Buhari’s Minister Sadiya Umar Farouq , over her recent out bust on covid-19 Palliatives . The Minister of Humanitarian
No fewer than 33 states have yet to begin the implementation of the new hazard allowance for resident doctors, despite their risk of contracting COVID-19.
A Nigerian-born and trained physician, Dr Stella Emmanuel, is trending on social media after delivering an emotional COVID-19 speech in the United States on Monday.
The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in the country hit 39,977 on Saturday, as the total number of confirmed fatalities was put at 856.
The federal government is encouraging all its workers in Abuja to go for COVID-19 test. The move is part of the strategy to curtail the
Oyo State has recorded its highest coronavirus pandemic cases in a day. According to the number released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC,
The Oyo State government has confirmed the total of Eigthy-seven (87) new cases of the Corona Virus disease from 19 local government areas of the
Ekiti State Governor, Kayode Fayemi, says he has tested positive for Covid-19. Fayemi said this in a tweet on Wednesday, adding that he would be
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama, has contracted COVID-19, as confirmed from reliable sources. The minister, who made this known on Sunday via his verified
The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has unveiled integrated handwashing and sanitiser dispensing machine for use by schools
Oyo State Governor, Engineer Seyi Makinde, on Friday commissioned another COVID-19 Isolation Centre in Awe, AFIJIO Local Government Area of the State, where he declared
The House of Representatives has called on the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), to order a partial reopening of schools to allow pupils sit
At least 246 Nigerians stranded in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates due to the coronavirus pandemic have returned home. The evacuees arrived at the Murtala