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#COVID19 Vaccine and Possible Side Effects.

Since the emergence of the deadly Covid19 virus pandemic that kept the world at a standstill, to the development of vaccines that actually helps , there has been too many controversies surrounding this topic of discussion. Some school of thought are of the opinion that – 1. Since the vaccines came out too early , […]

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Wearing Double Facial Mask Helps To Slow Down #COVID19 Spread – New Study Claims.

U.S. government researchers have found that wearing two masks is better than one in slowing coronavirus spread, but health officials are not recommending that everyone double up. On Wednesday February 10, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported the results of a lab experiment that spaced two artificial heads 6 feet from each other and […]

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FG Releases N6.45bn to set up 38 OXYGEN plants Nationwide

The Federal Government has released N6.45bn to set up 38 oxygen plants nationwide to cater for COVID-19 patients who need oxygen. The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande, disclosed this in a statement issued at the end of the first meeting of the National Economic Council for the […]

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COVID19 : SouthAfrica OPENS BORDER TO OTHER AFRICAN COUNTRIES.

South Africa has opened its borders to travellers from all African countries, but has retained restrictions against countries with higher coronavirus infection rates including the UK, the US and Russia. The country closed its borders in March to limit the spread of the virus. It will from Thursday reopen some land borders and its three […]

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COVID19: India Records 77,220 NEW CASES IN 24hours.

India has seen a large spike in number of new Coronavirus cases after 77,226 infections were recorded in the last 24 hours, the highest single-day caseload in the world.  India now has a total of more than 3.38 million cases since the start of the pandemic with 46 percent of infections detected in August alone. […]

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COVID19 : Hong Kong REPORTS FIRST CASE OF REINFECTION.

A 33-year-old man living in Hong Kong has been reinfected with Covid-19 for the second time this year, according to preliminary research. He is the “first case” documented of getting coronavirus twice. He had symptoms the first time, but no obvious symptoms the second time, the team at the University of Hong Kong reported Monday. The pre-print study […]

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COVID19 : 10,000 HEALTH WORKERS TEST POSITIVE IN AFRICA.

A chief Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Dr. Abubakar Danladi, has claimed that over 10,000 health workers across Africa have tested positive for COVID-19 pandemic. He added that 200 Nigerian health workers and 10 doctors have so far been killed by the disease. Danladi, who stated these in Kaduna, said the development, coupled with lockdown, reduction […]

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Remdesivir NOW APPROVED FOR THE TREATMENT OF SEVERE CASES OF CORONAVIRUS.

The European Union has approved the use of remdesivir to treat severe cases of Coronavirus.  The announcement was made on Friday July 3, days after the US effectively stockpiled the world’s entire supply of the antiviral medication. Its approval came after two major US studies showed that remdesivir can reduce the duration of hospital stay for COVID-19 patients.  EU Health Commissioner Stella […]

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COVID-19: CAN seeks REVIEW OF WORSHIP TIME TO 90 Minutes.

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has requested that worship centres be allowed to go beyond one hour. The association stated this during a meeting with the Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA), in Abuja on Thursday. CAN’s General Secretary Joseph Daramola said the one hour timing would not be enough for services, adding that it […]

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IT IS SAFER TO WORSHIP AT HOME – FG

The federal government of Nigeria on Tuesday June 2, made a clarification on lifting of the ban on religious gathering.  Sani Aliyu, the national coordinator of the presidential task force on COVID-19 who spoke at the daily briefing today said it is safer for people to worship at home in spite of relaxation of the […]