Tag: testing

SON To Establish Food Testing Laboratory In Benue

The Standard Organisation of Nigeria  and the Benue State government are  planning to establish a testing laboratory which will support Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and enhance quality of products…

Kebbi Govt targets 9,450 testing of COVID-19 in two weeks

From Olanrewaju Lawal, Birnin Kebbi The Kebbi Government has target 450 samples of testing of people on COVID 19 per local government in all the 21 Council areas in the…

● Covid-19: Lagos State says testing at public health facilities cannot be used for travel purposes

The Lagos State Government has prolonged the work-from-home directive to all state public servants on Grade ranges 14 and beneath from Monday, February 1, 2021 to Friday, February 26, 2021….

Obiano Worried As Two Persons Attend Wedding ‘After Testing Positive For Covid-19’ In Anambra

With the rising cases of the second wave of the Covid-19 in Anambra State in the last two weeks, Governor Willie Obiano, Friday, appealed to the people of the state…

Runsewe calls for faster COVID-19 testing, certification

Our Reporter Director General National Council for Arts and Culture ( NCAC), Otunba Segun Runsewe has called for deep measures of support for the tourism sector in 2021, through faster…

Girlfriend shoots lover dead while testing local charm

A man was shot dead bu his girlfriend while trying to test the efficacy of a local charm in Calabar, Cross River state. The young man, whose real name could…

Okoe Boye Hints Of Possible Reduction In COVID-19 Testing Fees At KIA

A Deputy Minister of Health, Bernard Okoe Boye has hinted a possible reduction in the cost of COVID-19 tests conducted at the Kotoka International Airport. Passengers who arrive at the…

Cristiano Ronaldo Set to Miss Barcelona Game After Testing Positive for COVID-19 Again

By Tom Gott | Oct 22, 2020, 3:45 PM GMT+1 Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for COVID-19 | MB Media/Getty Images Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo has tested positive for COVID-19…

NFF debunks report of four Super Eagles players testing positive for Coronavirus ahead of friendly against Algeria

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has debunked report of some Super Eagles players testing positive for COVID-19 in Austria, ahead of their international friendly match against Algeria on Friday October 9. …

COVID-19 testing capacity now 3,500 daily, labs utilization low – PTF

Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 pandemic has disclosed that the country’s testing and tracing capabilities have improved and that daily testing capacity now stands at about…

China testing 11 vaccines, 4 undergoing stage 3 trials —Minister

Our Reporter   CHINA is currently conducting clinical trials of 11 vaccines against the coronavirus disease, four of which are in phase 3, the country’s Science and Technology Minister, Wang…

Governors concerned low COVID-19 testing may hamper school resumption

Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The Nigeria Governors Forum (NGF) have expressed concern that low testing for COVID-19 in some states will hamper the reopening of schools, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC)…

Reddington Zainelab accredited for COVID-19 testing

 Perpetua Egesimba The Reddington Zaine Laboratory (ZaineLab), promoted by the Reddington Hospital Group has been accredited by the Lagos State Government for PCR COVID-19 Testing.  This was contained in a…

Abayomi testing positive to COVID-19 sad – Mustapha

Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF) and Chairman, Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, has described as sad and unfortunate news of…

Blame Nigerians for COVID-19 poor testing – FG

Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The Federal Government has blamed low COVID-19 testing of about 3,000 daily on many Nigerians not coming for testing. The Presidential Task Force (PTF) Chairman and Secretary…