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WHO praises African leaders on fight against COVID-19

Dr Matshidiso Moeti, World Health Organisation (WHO), Regional Director for Africa, has paid tribute to African leaders for the progress they have made in their…

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Clinical trials of Russian drug, Favipiravir that kills coronavirus in 4 days enter final stage

A Russian-made drug, Favipiravir that may help treat COVID-19 is a step closer to being released after moving into the final stages of clinical trials….

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Governor Makinde Confirms Six More COVID-19 Cases In Oyo Company

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State on Monday said six more COVID-19 cases have been confirmed at iSON Xperiences in Ibadan South West Local Government…

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Nigeria Records 313 New COVID-19 Cases

Nigeria has recorded 313 new Coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of confirmed infections in the country to 7839. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control…

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Lagos discharges 45 more COVID-19 patients

The Lagos State Government has announced the recovery and discharge of 45 more coronavirus patients, after they tested negative twice to the virus. Lagos State…

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Chinese Visitors Not Treating COVID-19 Patients, Carrying Out ‘Assigned Mission’ In Nigeria —CCECC

The China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation has said that the 15 Chinese nationals, who came into Nigeria and had been the subject of national controversy,…

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75-year-old Woman Dies Of COVID-19 in Ekiti

A75-year-old woman has died of coronavirus-related complications in Ekiti State. This was confirmed by the state government on Thursday, The PUNCH reports. With the new…

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Kogi Resident Doctors Agitated Over Non-testing Of Suspected COVID-19 Cases

Resident doctors in Kogi State are worried by the lack of testing in the state. This was disclosed by Chairman of the Nigeria Medical Association…

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House leadership resolves FCT health workers’ salary impasse

Henry Omunu, Abuja The leadership of the House of Representatives has resolved the issues surrounding the delays in the payment of salary to health workers…

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Nigeria records 4 Covid-19 births as Patient gives birth to Twins In LUTH

A 22-year-old COVID-19 patient has given birth to twins at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH). The patient gave birth to a boy and a…

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