Tag: cases

COVID-19: NCDC announces 44 new cases, total now 163, 837 COVID-19

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NAN) has announced 44 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 163,837. The NCDC disclosed this on…

Measles outbreak hits Borno as MSF treats over 1,158 cases

By Duku Joel No fewer than 1,158 children in Borno State are undergoing treatment from measles in Maiduguri, Borno State capital. According to Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) also known as…

COVID-19: NCDC registers 110 fresh cases in 10 states, FCT

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 110 new cases of coronavirus, COVID-19 in 10 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. This brings the total number of…

Osun Judicial Panel of Inquiry ends public sitting, says 34 cases concluded

Governor Seyi Makinde of Oyo State has appointed members of the governing council of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Ogbomoso. Makinde announced the appointments in a statement made…

COVID-19: Total active cases drop to 11,931 as NCDC discharges 538 patients

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed the recovery and discharge of 538 COVID-19 patients managed in Lagos, FCT and Kwara states. The health agency made this known…

EU Agency Okays AstraZeneca Vaccine, Says Cases Of Blood Clots ‘Very Rare’

Amid the suspension of the AstraZeneca vaccine by some countries, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has endorsed the continued use of the COVID-19 vaccine. The agency said based on its…

Nigeria records 187 new COVID-19 cases, 9 deaths

The National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration and Control (NAFDAC) on Wednesday said the benefit of being vaccinated against the dreaded COVID-19, outweighs the risk in it. Director-General of NAFDAC,…

COVID-19: NCDC Reports 287 Fresh Cases, 2,117 Recoveries

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 287 more cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country. The new recorded infections bring the total number of confirmed cases in…

COVID-19: UNICAL unveils 20 bed Isolation bay to address possible cases

The Vice Chancellor of the University of Calabar, Professor Florence Obi, has inaugurated a 20-bed Isolation Bay in the institution to cater for possible COVID-19 cases. The Bay, which is…

NCDC Records 240 New Cases Of COVID-19 In Nigeria

As Nigeria battles the second-wave of the coronavirus pandemic, 240 new cases have been recorded in the country on Sunday, February 28. Accoridng to the statistics released by the agency,…

Poor Nigerians No Longer Need To Borrow Money To Pursue Human Rights Cases – Ozekhome, Others Explain Abolition Of ‘Fees’

Some legal practitioners have explained the rationale behind the Federal High Court’s recent abolition of monetary claims and default fee charges in human rights applications. Nairalovers had sought clarification from…

Nigeria Records 655 New COVID-19 Cases, 11 Deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC has confirmed 655 fresh cases of COVID-19 in 20 states and the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The total number of confirmed cases across…

Anti-corruption group sends list of ignored cases to president

By Henry Uche, Lagos The Human and Environmental Development Agenda (HEDA) has written to President Muhammad Buhari, listing names of persons with top corruption cases which, the group said, have…

COVID-19: Lagos data missing as NCDC confirms 520 new cases, more deaths

The management of Osun State University, UNIOSUN teaching hospital has denied a report that hoodlums invaded the hospital last week to retrieve the corpse of a patient who died of…

Kwara confirms 65 new coronavirus cases

Kwara State COVID-19 technical committee has confirmed 65 new coronavirus cases in the State. A COVID-19 Kwara update released by the spokesman of the committee, Rafiu Ajakaye, in Ilorin on…