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COVID19: WHO Says EVERYONE Should Wear A Mask While In Shops, On Public Transit Or Anywhere You Can't Keep Six Feet Apart From Others

The World Health Organization is broadening said Friday it is now advising that in areas where coron…

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We Panic, Expect The Worst Treating COVID-19 Patients – Frontline Health Workers

For the past 11 years of practising medicine, Dr Olugunoye Ajibola has never seen anything close to …

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Four Escapee COVID-19 Patients Submit For Treatment In Imo

Four of the 25 COVID-19 patients, who escaped the Imo State Task Force on Prevention and Control of …

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There Is No Certified Treatment, Rapid Test Kit For COVID-19, Says Ehanire

The COVID-19 outbreak is a global pandemic, with over four million cases worldwide and growing numbe…

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WHO Backs Masks Where Virus Widespread, Distancing Tough

The World Health Organization on Friday backed the use of fabric facemasks in places where the new c…

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NMA Not A Full-Time Job, Says Ujah

The newly-elected President of the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) and current Vice-Chancellor of…

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NCDC Announces 328 New COVID-19 Cases, Total Infections Now 11,844

The Nigeria Center For Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 328 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing t…

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FG Removes Antiviral Drugs From COVID-19 Treatment Guidelines

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has issued a new set of guidelines for the treatment of COVID…

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Legalize Abortion, Use Of Contraceptives To Stem Unwanted Pregnancy – Physician

A resident doctor, Dr Obinna Aniagboso, says effective family planning methods would help reduce unw…

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WHO Expresses Worry About Rising Cases Of COVID-19 In America

Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus, the Director-General, World Health Organisation (WHO), has expressed worry ov…

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FG Partners WAHO To Transport COVID-19 Supplies From Beijing – Minister

The Minister of Health Dr. Ehanire Osagie has said that the Federal government is set to partner wit…

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WHO To Resume Trial Of Hydroxychloroquine On COVID-19 Patients

Ghebreyesus, who stated this on the official twitter account of the UN health agency, said the hydro…

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NCDC Issues New Guidelines On Discharge Of COVID-19 Patients

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) Thursday unveiled new guidelines for the treatment of …

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Director’s Death: Gombe Top Officials To Undergo COVID-19 Test

Following the closure of Gombe State Government House over the demise of a top government official, …

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ABUTH Overwhelmed By COVID-19 Patients – Zazzau Emirate

The Zazzau Emirate Council in Kaduna State has raised the alarm over the growing number of COVID-19 …

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Eight Kano LGs With Highest COVID-19 Cases – Ganduje

The Kano State Governor, Dr Abdullahi Ganduje, on Thursday ordered house-to-house sample collection …

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Three Doctors Test Positive In Nasarawa, Says NMA

No fewer than three doctors have tested positive for the COVID-19 in Nasarawa State. The Chairman, N…

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Kogi Begins Contact Tracing In Kabba – Bunu LG

The Kogi State Government has commenced contact tracing of the index cases of COVID-19 in the Kabba-…

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COVID-19: Lagos Discharges 15 Males, Nine Females

15 males, nine females undergoing treatment for coronavirus at isolation centres in Lagos State have…

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Nigeria Records 350 New COVID-19 Cases, Total Now 11,516

Confirmed cases of coronavirus have increased to 11,516 in Nigeria, The NAN reports. This is after t…

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