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Oyo Govt Receives Medical Equipment From AFENET, LSTM

The Oyo State Government has received medical equipment comprising 60 antenatal and postnatal treatment equipment as donations from the African Field Epidemiology Network (AFENET), Oyo State branch and the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, LSTM, United Kingdom. According to a statement by the Chief Press Secretary to Governor Seyi Makinde, Mr Taiwo Adisa, the State’s […]

COVID-19: Edo Has 11 Confirmed Cases

Edo State Government says it has recorded two new cases of Coronavirus, making a total of 11 confirmed cases in the State. The State’s Commissioner for Health, Dr Patrick Okundia, disclose this while addressing Newsmen in Benin on Monday, April 6, 2020. Dr Okundia said: “Our people have been told, but the message we are […]

Lagos Govt Cautions Residents Against Stigmatising Discharged COVID-19 Patients

The Lagos State Government has caution residents against stigmatising those who have been discharged after recovering from Coronavirus in the State. It, however, appealed to the people to show love to the discharged persons and encourage them after recovering from the disease. The State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, stated this on Sunday, April 5, 2020, […]

COVID-19: “We Are Working On Palliatives”, Makinde Tells Oyo People

Oyo State Governor, Engi Seyi Makinde, has said his Government is already working on palliatives to ease the pressure on the people, following the partial shutdown of activities as part of the precautionary measures to curtail the spread of Covid-19. The Governor noted that the State would need to work on accurate data and design that would ensure the palliatives get into […]

Lassa Fever: 63 People Placed Under Surveillance In Lagos

The Lagos State Government has placed 63 people under surveillance over fears that they may have been infected by a Lassa Fever patient. The Commissioner for Health in the State, Professor Akin Abayomi, disclosed this in a statement issued by the Director of Public Affairs, Ministry of Health, Dr Tunbosun Ogunbamwo. This comes a day […]