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COVID19 : 100,000 DOSES Of Pfizer Vaccines Yet To Arrive Nigeria – NPHCDA

The National Primary Health Care Development Agency says there is no definite date for when the 100,000 doses of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines will arrive in Nigeria. The NPHCDA, however, said the vaccines would most likely arrive in February, adding that all government officials, vulnerable persons and health workers would be the first to get them […]

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COVID19 : Remdesivir Not Effective In The TREATMENT OF HOSPITALIZED Patients – WHO warns.

The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Friday warned  that the anti-viral drug Remdesivir should not be used for hospitalized COVID-19 patients, explaining  that trials have failed to prove that the treatment is effective. WHO chief clinician, Janet Diaz, told a press conference from Geneva that there was no clear evidence that the use of remdesivir […]

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WHO Chief Accused of Supporting REBEL FORCES.

Ethiopia’s army chief on Thursday accused World Health Organisation boss Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus – the country’s highest-profile Tigrayan abroad – of lobbying to send arms and support to leaders in the dissident region. Gen Birhanu Jula told reporters on Wednesday that the WHO director-general had urged unnamed neighbours to “oppose the war and for [the […]

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covid-19 : WE ARE STILL ANALYSING NEW MIRACLE DRUG – WHO

The United Nations Health Agency, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has revealed the organization is analyzing dexamethasone, a steroid that scientists from the United Kingdom (UK) say can save the lives of critically ill COVID-19 patients. Scientists from the University of Oxford, UK, announced on Tuesday that they had found dexamethasone cured patients critically ill with […]

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Covid-19: TRANSMISSION OF VIRUS BY PATIENTS WHO SHOW NO SYMPTOMS IS VERY RARE – Dr.Maria Van Kerkhove

An official with the World Health Organization (WHO) has revealed that transmission of Coronavirus by an asymptomatic patient is now very rare. Dr.Maria Van Kerkhove, the World Health Organization’s technical lead for coronavirus response and head of the emerging diseases and zoonoses unit, disclosed this during a media briefing in Geneva on Monday. Preliminary evidence […]

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CLINICAL TRIAL OF chloroquine TO RESUME- WHO

THE World Health Organisation (WHO) on Thursday announced the resumption of clinical trials of the anti-malaria drug – Hydroxychloroquine –  to determine its efficacy in the prevention and treatment of COVID-19. It concluded that there was no cogent reason to halt the drug use for trial based on review of available data by its Safety […]

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Covid-19 : EQUITORIAL GUINEA SACKS WORLD HEALTH REPRESENTATIVE FOR FALSIFYING FIGURES OF CASES.

Equatorial Guinea have reportedly sacked a representative of the World Health Organization (WHO) for “falsifying” the country’s figures of Coronavirus cases.  AFP confirmed the news, citing a document from the foreign ministry and a source at the UN health agency  The international news agency claimed WHO’s representative Triphonie Nkurunziza is accused of “falsifying” the country’s […]

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Equatorial Guinea accuses WHO of INFLATING COVID-19 CASES.

The Central African state of Equatorial Guinea has told the WHO’s representative to leave, accusing her of “falsifying” the country’s tally of coronavirus cases, according to the government and the UN health agency. In a document dated May 26 seen by AFP on Tuesday, the foreign ministry asked the World Health Organization’s regional office in […]

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PRESIDENT TRUMP Terminates US Relations with WHO. [ see video]

President Donald Trump has announced that the US is terminating its ties with the World Health Organization, WHO, and will suspend all funding to the organization. The US President made the announcement during a press conference at the White House Rose Garden on Friday May 29. He said his decision comes after WHO ”failed to make the […]

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WHO Warns of SECOND PEAK Of COVID-19 PANDEMIC AS COUNTRIES LIFT LOCKDOWN.

The World Health Organization has warned that many countries could begin to see the ”second peak” of the Coronavirus pandemic if the lockdown restrictions are lifted too soon. WHO Head of Emergency, Mike Ryan, who issued the warning in a press conference, said  epidemics often come in waves, which means that outbreaks could come back later […]