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COVID19 : Mayra Ramirez BECOMES THE FIRST SURVIVOR TO RECIEVE DOUBLE LUNG TRANSPLANT .

A 28 year old woman, known as Mayra Ramirez has become the very first Coronavirus survivor to receive a double lung transplant in the United States. Ramirez, experiencing Coronavirus symptoms, arrived at the Northwestern Memorial Hospital’s emergency room on April 26 and within minutes, her terrible experience with the disease began. “All I remember was […]

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COVID19: NIGERIANS REACT AS PHARMACY SELLS “chloroquine ” FOR N50,000.

Nigerians have expressed shock after a Twitter user shared a pack of Hydroxychloroquine sulfate and claimed it was sold for 50,000 Naira in a Port Harcourt Pharmacy. The drug became highly sort after when a Nigerian-trained US-based medical doctor said she has used a combination of hydroxychloroquine, zinc, and Zithromax to treat over 350 Covid-19 patients and […]

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COVID19: OGUN STATE GOVERNMENT MANDATES ALL RETURNING STUDENTS TO UNDERGO TEST.

As students in exiting classes prepare to resume for academic activities nationwide on Monday, August 3, the Ogun state government has mandated all students in boarding houses to undergo Malaria and COVID-19 tests as that would make them admissible into their boarding houses. In a statement released today August 1, Ronke Soyombo, the Special Adviser […]

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COVID19: RELEASE ALL MINORS FROM CORRECTIONAL CENTRES – HPWI

THE leadership of Hospital and Prison Welfare Initiative (HPWI) has called on the federal and state governments to, as a matter of urgency, de-congest the correctional centres, owing to COVID-19. As a result, the group urged President Muhammadu Buhari to order the release of minors under the age of 18 years from the federal correctional […]

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COVID19: FIRST DOG TO TEST POSITIVE IN THE U.S DIES

A German shepherd in New York that was the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in a dog in the U.S. has died. Robert and Allison Mahoney of Staten Island told National Geographic that their 7-year-old shepherd, Buddy, developed breathing problems in mid-April after Robert had been sick with the Coronavirus for several weeks. A veterinarian tested Buddy in […]

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COVID19: FLORIDA MAN ACCUSED OF USING RELIEF FUND TO BUY A $318k LAMBORGHINI.

The man, David T. Hines, 29, of Miami, was arrested Friday July 24 and charged with one count of bank fraud, one count of making false statements to a financial institution and one count of engaging in transactions in unlawful proceeds, the Department of Justice said in a news release. Federal agents seized the car, […]

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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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COVID-19 : SURVIVORS LIKELY TO BE IMMUNE TO THE DISEASE FOR 6 MONTHS

Coronavirus survivors are likely to have immunity against the disease for six months, Sweden’s top epidemiologist has claimed. Dr Anders Tegnell, who has guided the nation through the pandemic without calling for a lockdown, says he hasn’t seen evidence of people getting infected twice since the start of the pandemic in December 2019. He added that […]

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10 PRIVATE SCHOOLS SEALED FOR REOPENING DESPITE BAN ON ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES IN LAGOS.

The Lagos state government has sealed ten private schools in the state for flouting the closure directive from the Federal and state governments on schools in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. This was revealed by the Lagos State Director-General, Office of Education Quality Assurance, Mrs. Abiola Seriki-Ayeni, on Friday, July 3. Seriki-Ayeni who leads the […]

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COVID-19: Aero Contractors TO STOP in-flight meals

The Managing Director of Aero Contractors, Capt. Ado Sanusi, says when flights resume next week, passengers would not be served food on the airplanes. Sanusi said this on Channels Television’s Sunrise Daily programme on Thursday. The Aero Contractors boss said serving passengers with food on the aircraft would require them removing their face masks to eat […]