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Poor Health Facilities Affecting COVID-19 Fight – NDDC

Poor Health Facilities Affecting COVID-19 Fight – NDDC

The Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) has decried poor health facilities in the Niger Delta region saying the deplorable situation was a major constraint in the fight against the Coronavirus pandemic. The acting Managing Director…

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Breaking: Covid-19; Death Toll Hits 221 As 245 New Cases Takes Tally To 7261

Breaking: Covid-19; Death Toll Hits 221 As 245 New Cases Takes Tally To 7261

Nigeria on Friday recorded 245 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing total infections in the country to 7,261. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control confirmed the new figures in a tweet via its verified…

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Nigeria Records 339 New Cases Of COVID-19, Total Now Exceed 7,000

Nigeria Records 339 New Cases Of COVID-19, Total Now Exceed 7,000

Nigeria reported 339 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Thursday, bringing its total infections to 7,016. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, in a tweet via its official handle, confirmed the new figures. According…

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NCDC Covid-19 Tests Lack Reliability- Ayade

NCDC Covid-19 Tests Lack Reliability- Ayade

By Augustine Akhilomen  Cross River State Governor, Ben Ayade has revealed that the test currently being conducted to diagnose the viral disease in the country ”lacks reproducibility and reliability. Ayade made this known on Thursday…

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NCDC To Nigerians: You Can’t Contract Covid-19 Through Fruits

NCDC To Nigerians: You Can’t Contract Covid-19 Through Fruits

By Augustine Akhilomen Director-General of the Nigeria Center for Disease Control NCDC, Chikwe Iheakweazu has denied reports that covid-19 could be transmitted through fruits. Iheakweazu stated this while answering questions from journalists at the daily…

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Lagos, Ogun Record Three Covid-19 Deaths

Lagos, Ogun Record Three Covid-19 Deaths

Three patients have died of coronavirus-related complications in Lagos and Ogun states. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control made this known in its ‘COVID-19 Situation Report 80’ on Tuesday. According to the report, seven other…

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COVID-19: Deaths In Nigeria More Than What NCDC Is Reporting – Omokri

COVID-19: Deaths In Nigeria More Than What NCDC Is Reporting – Omokri

Reno Omokri, former aide to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, has claimed that there are more deaths in Nigeria than recorded. Omokri on Friday said the figures of deaths recorded from COVID-19 complications by the Nigeria Center…

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Infectious Disease Bill Is Superfluous, Unconstitutional – Falana

Infectious Disease Bill Is Superfluous, Unconstitutional – Falana

The proposed Infectious Diseases Bill co-sponsored by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, and two of his colleagues has been described as superfluous, illegal, and unconstitutional. Human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate…

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Only Testing, Treatment Can Get Nigeria Out Of Covid-19 Pandemic – NCDC DG, Ihekweazu

Only Testing, Treatment Can Get Nigeria Out Of Covid-19 Pandemic – NCDC DG, Ihekweazu

By Augustine Akhilomen The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has revealed that the only way Nigeria can overcome the Covid-19 pandemic is to ensure that Nigerians make themselves available for testing. NCDC DG, Ihekweazu…

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Covid-19: Another Lockdown Inevitable If Nigerians Don’t Social Distance – NCDC

Covid-19: Another Lockdown Inevitable If Nigerians Don’t Social Distance – NCDC

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says the federal government might be forced to implement another lockdown if Nigerians do not comply with social distancing measures, leading to a new explosion of infections. At…

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