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Mass Deaths: Gov Ganduje Rubbishes FG’s Report, Says 15% Related To COVID-19 In Kano

Mass Deaths: Gov Ganduje Rubbishes FG’s Report, Says 15% Related To COVID-19 In Kano

Governor Abdullahi Ganduje of Kano State has faulted the report by the Federal Government that over 50 per cent of the about 1,000 deaths recorded in the state in April were associated with COVID-19. It…

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FG Approves Hazard Allowances For COVID-19 Health Workers

FG Approves Hazard Allowances For COVID-19 Health Workers

Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, said the Federal Government had signed a deal approving hazard allowances for health workers involved in the COVID-19 containment. He said the agreement had been forwarded to the Minister…

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Covid-19: Ehanire To Nigerians: Donate Your Buildings For Use As Isolation Centers

Covid-19: Ehanire To Nigerians: Donate Your Buildings For Use As Isolation Centers

Dr Osagie Ehanire, Nigeria’s Minister of Health, has appealed to Nigerians to donate their buildings to serve as isolation centres. Worried by the increasing number of cases in the country, Ehanire made the appeal at…

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113 Health Workers Infected With Coronavirus- FG

113 Health Workers Infected With Coronavirus- FG

The Federal Government yesterday said the successful treatment and discharge of 307 persons for COVID-19 in the country was an indication that the virus is curable. It, however, regretted the 51 deaths that had been…

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Falana, PDP Call For Thorough Investigation Into Mysterious Deaths In Kano

Falana, PDP Call For Thorough Investigation Into Mysterious Deaths In Kano

By Augustine Akhilomen A Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana has questioned the poor handling of the mysterious deaths ravaging Kano State by Governor Umar Ganduje. Recall that no fewer than 640 citizens had reportedly…

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FG Never Requested For Chinese Doctors, Health Minister Insists

FG Never Requested For Chinese Doctors, Health Minister Insists

Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire has said that the Nigerian government did not invite the Chinese doctors who came into the country a few days ago to help with the fight against COVID-19. It…

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Price Of Not Taking Social Distancing Seriously Is Very High – Ehanire

Price Of Not Taking Social Distancing Seriously Is Very High – Ehanire

Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has warned that the rate of COVID-19 infections in the country could worsen if citizens do not strictly comply with measures such as social distancing and staying at…

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Melaye To Buhari: We Don’t Want Chinese Medics In Nigeria

Melaye To Buhari: We Don’t Want Chinese Medics In Nigeria

By Augustine Akhilomen A former lawmaker representing Kogi West Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Senator Dino Melaye has kicked against the decision of the Federal Government to invite Chinese doctors in the wake of…

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Coronavirus: We’ll Only Test People With Symptoms — Ehanire

Coronavirus: We’ll Only Test People With Symptoms — Ehanire

Health Minister, Dr Osagie Ehanire has revealed that only those with symptoms such as fever, cough, difficulty breathing or shortness of breath in an area of medium or high prevalence of COVID-19, could test for…

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Coronavirus May Be Transmitted Sexually – Ehanire

Coronavirus May Be Transmitted Sexually – Ehanire

Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire has disclosed that there is a high possibility of coronavirus being transmitted sexually. Ehanire said this during an emergency press briefing in Abuja on Thursday March 26. He said; “I…

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