Tags : Health Officials

COVID-19: 14 More Almajiri Children From Kano Test Positive In

The Kaduna State Government has announced that 14 more Almajiri Children who recently returned from Kano State have tested positive for Coronavirus Pandemic. In a statement issued on Saturday, May 2, 2020, the Special Adviser to the Kaduna State Governor on Media and Communication, Mr Muyiwa Adekeye, said the new positive results have increased active […]

COVID-19: Health Workers Receive Life Insurance Cover

The Nigerian government has received a life insurance cover for all frontline workers in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. This was revealed by the Chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19, Mr Boss Mustapha, during a briefing in Abuja on Friday, April 24, 2020. Mr Mustapha, who is also the Secretary to the […]

Coronavirus: 10-Year-Old, Four Other Patients Discharged In Lagos

Five more Coronavirus patients have recovered from the virus in Lagos State. The State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, revealed this in a series of tweets via his verified handle on Sunday, April 5, 2020. He explained that the recovered patients comprise a 10-year-old girl, two males and two females respectively. This comes barely 24 hours […]

China Announces Biggest Drop In Coronavirus Cases

China has announced the biggest drop in new cases from the coronavirus outbreak in nearly a month. The National Health Commission said more than 74,500 people have now been infected nationwide by the virus, which first emerged in central Hubei province in December, 2019. The death toll jumped to 2,118 on Thursday, February 20, 2020, […]

WHO Calls For Calm As Coronavirus Death Toll Rises Again

The Chinese and international health officials have sought to calm global nerves as death toll from the new coronavirus outbreak rose again. The Health Officials disclosed this on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, citing a study showing most cases are mild and warning against excessive measures to contain the epidemic. Nearly 1,900 people have now died and more […]