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COVID-19: NCDC Records Six New Cases Of British Variant

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed that six new cases of the B117 strain of COVID-19 have been found in the country.  NCDC confirmed this on Monday, February 1, 2021, through its Director-General, Dr Chikwe Ihekweazu, at the Presidential Task Force (PTF) briefing in Abuja; stating that with the reported six cases […]

COVID-19: NCDC Records 1,114 Fresh Cases, 27 New Deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has recorded 27 new deaths from the Coronavirus, even as the country recorded 1,114 fresh infections on Friday, January 29, 2021. This was disclosed in the report published by the NCDC in the early hours of Saturday, January 30, 2021. The new cases were recorded in 21 States […]

Lagos Data Absent As Nigeria Records 1,483 New COVID-19 Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported 1,483 new cases of the Coronavirus disease. According to the Nation’s Disease Control Agency in an early-Morning tweet on Saturday, January 23, 2021, the data did not include new cases from Lagos State, which is the country’s epicentre for the virus. According to NCDC, five deaths were […]

Rivers State Records 163 New Cases Of COVID-19 As 14

Rivers State has reported 163 new cases of the Coronavirus, even as 14 more persons were confirmed dead across the country. Channels TV reports that Rivers’ tally made it the second most-prolific virus State on Wednesday, January 20, 2021, just behind Lagos State, the country’s epicentre of the global pandemic. In an early-morning tweet on […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records Six More Deaths As Cases Near 96,000

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed that COVID-19 death toll hit 1,330 on Thursday, January 7, 2021, after six more people battling the disease lost the fight. The NCDC made the confirmation on Friday, January 8, 2021, in an early-morning tweet while giving an update on the outbreak of the disease in […]

Nigeria Records Highest Single-Day COVID-19 Cases For Third Consecutive Day

Nigeria has continued to witness a steady rise in the number of coronavirus cases, reporting its highest single-day tally for the third consecutive day. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this in a late-night tweet on Wednesday, January 6, 2021; saying 1,664 more infections were reported in 24 hours with five more fatalities. […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 1,145 New Cases, Highest Ever In One

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has reported 1,145 new cases of COVID-19. The Thursday, December 17, 2020 figure was the highest ever infection recorded in one day since recordkeeping commenced in March. According to the NCDC, total COVID-19 cases in Nigeria now sums up to 76,207 cases; while 67,110 cases have been discharged, and […]

COVID-19: Nigeria Records 201 New Cases

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, has announced that Nigeria has recorded 201 new COVID-19 cases. The NCDC announced this on its social media pages on Wednesday, September 30, 2020. Of the new cases, Lagos State recorded 77; Rivers State recorded 37; Plateau State 25; 13 in the FCT; 12 in Kaduna and Ogun […]

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 […]