Tags : COVID-19

France Records Over 7,000 new COVID-19 Cases

As the Coronavirus disease keeps increasing and decreasing in different Countries, French Health authorities have reported 7,071 new Coronavirus cases on Sunday, September 13, 2020. This goes down from the 8,550 record of Saturday, September 12, 2020 and also below Friday’s peak of 8,975. Channels TV reports that Sunday’s figures are generally lower because of […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: Israel Locks Down Again

In a bid to quell soaring Coronavirus cases in the Country, Israel has announced a three-week nationwide lockdown. COVID-19 cases in Israel have passed 4,000 new cases a day and Health officials have warned that the Health System would be overloaded within weeks if the lockdown is not imposed The lockdown is to begin at […]

Coronavirus Disease: NCDC Records 79 New Cases

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, has recorded 79 new cases of the Coronavirus. Disclosing this on Sunday, September 13, 2020, the NCDC noted that out of the new cases, 30 were recorded in Lagos State, 17 in Kaduna State, seven in Ogun State, five in Anambra State, four in Kano State, three in […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: “Only JSS3, SS2 Students Will Resume September 21”

The Lagos State Government has announced that only JSS3 and SS2 students will be allowed to resume School on Monday, September 21, 2020. The Commissioner for Education in Lagos State, Folashade Adefisayo disclosed this in a statement on Sunday, September 13, 2020, through the Head, Public Affairs, Ministry of Education, Mr Kayode Abayomi while revealing […]

COVID-19 Global Update: Over 18 Million Recoveries, More Than 900

The novel coronavirus has killed at least 910,300 people worldwide since the outbreak in China last December. According to a tally from official sources compiled by AFP at 1100 GMT on Friday, September 11, 2020, at least 28,221,090 cases have been registered, out of which at least 18,803,600 are now considered recovered. The tallies, using data collected […]

Coronavirus Disease: NCDC Records 188 New Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded 188 new cases of the novel coronavirus. According to the Health Agency, the Country has confirmed 56,017 cases of the virus; 43,998 cases have been discharged with 1,076 deaths. The 188 new cases reported on Friday were from 19 States with Lagos State taking the lead […]

Coronavirus Disease: NCDC Reports 197 New Cases, As Recoveries Push

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 197 more Coronavirus cases even as the number of people who have recovered from the disease pushes toward 44,000. The Agency said on Thursday, September 10, 2020, that the new infections were reported in twelve States and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). According to a tweet […]

COVID-19: FG Disburses ₦20 Billion As Allowance To Health Workers

The Federal Government says it has paid ₦20 billion as COVID-19 allowance to Health Workers in the Country. The Minister of State for Health, Dr Olorunnimbe Mamora, who spoke on Wednesday, September 9, 2020, explained that the Federal Government had to stop the payment of hazard allowance to the Health Workers because of renegotiation with […]

Coronavirus Disease: France Raises High Alerts

France authorities have placed seven more Departments covering major cities such as Lille, Strasbourg and Dijon on high alert as increases in COVID-19 infections accelerate. Disclosing this on Sunday, September 6, 2020, the government said of France’s 101 mainland and overseas Departments, 28 are now considered “red zones” where authorities will be able to impose […]

Coronavirus Pandemic: UK Hits About 3,000 In 24 Hours

The United Kingdom has registered almost 3,000 new Coronavirus cases over 24 hours, a level not seen since late May. The UK Health Ministry disclosed the figures on Sunday, September 6, 2020, adding that two more people had died after testing positive over the past 28 days, bringing the overall UK toll to 41,551, Europe’s […]