Scientists From 32 Countries Say Coronavirus Is Airborne – We May Need To Keep Wearing Masks

Hundreds of scientists say there is evidence that novel coronavirus can linger in smaller particles in the air and infect people indoors, which could mean that masks may be required while inside. The new findings have prompted researchers to call for the World Health Organization to revise recommendations that could radically affect how people goContinue reading “Scientists From 32 Countries Say Coronavirus Is Airborne – We May Need To Keep Wearing Masks”

COVID-19: PTF To Decide On Second Phase Of Lockdown By June Ending – SGF

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 will continue to monitor developments nationwide in order to take informed decisions by the end of June on the second phase of  the lockdown. Mr Boss Mustapha, the chairman of PTF on COVID-19 and the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), said this at the daily pressContinue reading “COVID-19: PTF To Decide On Second Phase Of Lockdown By June Ending – SGF”

Ganduje Begs Buhari To Relax Lockdown For Ramadan

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has urged the Federal Government to ease the 14-day total lockdown imposed on the state. President Muhammadu Buhari had ordered a total lockdown in Kano effective Monday following a rise in COVID-19 cases and strange deaths in the state. Ganduje, however, asked the Federal Government on Thursday to relax theContinue reading “Ganduje Begs Buhari To Relax Lockdown For Ramadan”

Wonder Babies, As 68-year-old Woman Welcomes Twins In Lagos

A 68-year-old woman has been successfully delivered of twins (male and female) by doctors at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH). In a statement released by the Chairman of LUTH’s Medical Advisory Committee Prof. W. L. Adeyemo, it was gathered that the lady who got pregnant for the first time through In vitro fertilisation (IVF),Continue reading “Wonder Babies, As 68-year-old Woman Welcomes Twins In Lagos”

Abba Kyari Dead

The Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Mr Femi Adesina announced through his verified twitter account the passing on of the Chief of Staff to the President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. Mallam Abba Kyari. May he find peace with his make

Think Long Term, Lockdown Has Not Been Lifted – Gov Sanwo -Olu

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has asked Lagosians to avoid the spread of fake news, saying that the movement restriction has not been lifted, Thecitypulsenews reports Governor Sanwo-Olu while appealing to residents of the state, took to his Twitter handle to preach the importance of social distancing, especially during the Easter celebration. He said, “ThisContinue reading “Think Long Term, Lockdown Has Not Been Lifted – Gov Sanwo -Olu”

Coronavirus: Sanwo-Olu Announces Free Treatment For Maternity, Emergency Patients

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, says the state will take responsibility for the medical bills of all maternity and emergency patients at all state-owned secondary and tertiary healthcare facilities. Mr Sanwo-Olu made this known on Saturday at Lagos House, Marina, while giving reporters an update on the lockdown in the state as part of measuresContinue reading “Coronavirus: Sanwo-Olu Announces Free Treatment For Maternity, Emergency Patients”

COVID-19: I May Extend Lockdown In Lagos – Sanwo-Olu

Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has said that the ongoing lockdown in the state might be extended if the need arises. The Governor made this known during a media briefing on Saturday. He said the lockdown would be extended depending on the situation of things. Sanwo-Olu also assured residents that palliatives would be provided duringContinue reading “COVID-19: I May Extend Lockdown In Lagos – Sanwo-Olu”

Breaking: Gov Seyi Makinde Tests Positive For Covid 19

Oyo State governor, Seyi Makinde has tested positive for coronavirus. He made the announcement via his Twitter handle. “I just received my COVID-19 confirmation test result. It is POSITIVE. I am asymptomatic and will continue to self-isolate. “I have designated Prof Temitope Alonge, former Chief Medical Director of the University College, Ibadan, as the HeadContinue reading “Breaking: Gov Seyi Makinde Tests Positive For Covid 19”

Nasir El Rufai, Governor Of Kaduna State, Has Just Tested Positive For Coronavirus [Video]

Nasir el-Rufai, governor of Kaduna state, has contracted COVID-19. El-rufai announced his status via a video he uploaded on his social media handles on Saturday. His result makes him the second governor to test positive for the virus in Nigeria, after Bala Mohammed, his Bauchi counterpart I wish to appeal to the people of KadunaContinue reading “Nasir El Rufai, Governor Of Kaduna State, Has Just Tested Positive For Coronavirus [Video]”