Tag: Corona virus

COVID-19 pandemic is ‘accelerating’ and ‘getting worse’ – WHO boss warns as number of cases in the world hit nearly 12 million
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COVID-19 pandemic is ‘accelerating’ and ‘getting worse’ – WHO boss warns as number of cases in the world hit nearly 12 million

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- July 10, 2020

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that the Coronavirus pandemic is "accelerating and getting worse" as lockdown measures are being relaxed in several countries ... Read More

Bolivia’s president says she has tested positive for Covid-19 (Video)
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Bolivia’s president says she has tested positive for Covid-19 (Video)

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- July 9, 2020

Bolivia‘s interim president says she has tested positive for coronavirus. Jeanine Anez Chavez tweeted the news on Thursday evening. It comes just days after Brazil’s president said his ... Read More

Nasarawa State Attorney-General tests positive for Corona Virus
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Nasarawa State Attorney-General tests positive for Corona Virus

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- July 9, 2020

The Nasarawa State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Dr. Abdulkarim Kana, has tested positive for COVID-19. The state Commissioner for Health, Yahaya Ahmed, who revealed ... Read More

#Coronavirus: Riots in the Serbian capital after government reimposes lock-down (Photos)
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#Coronavirus: Riots in the Serbian capital after government reimposes lock-down (Photos)

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- July 8, 2020

Thousands of protesters have clashed with riot police in the Serbian capital Belgrade after the country's president announced the reintroduction of lockdown following a spike ... Read More

WHO Reacts To COVID-19 Healing Claims By Prophet TB Joshua
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WHO Reacts To COVID-19 Healing Claims By Prophet TB Joshua

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- July 3, 2020

The World Health Organization (WHO) has reacted to a viral video of a Cameroonian doctor claiming to have been healed by Prophet TB Joshua via his church ... Read More

Donald Trump’s secret service agents test positive for Coronavirus after rally
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Donald Trump’s secret service agents test positive for Coronavirus after rally

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- June 25, 2020

Two secret service agents have tested positive for Coronavirus after attending a planned meeting with other agents who worked at Trump’s Tulsa Rally that was ... Read More

Airlines sue UK government over compulsory 14 days isolation for travelers
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Airlines sue UK government over compulsory 14 days isolation for travelers

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- June 12, 2020

Some airlines have dragged the British Government to court, due to a rule that all travelers from abroad must self-isolate for 14 days. The only country exempted ... Read More

“I Had Malaria, Not COVID-19” – Ondo Journalist Says
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“I Had Malaria, Not COVID-19” – Ondo Journalist Says

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- June 12, 2020

A journalist, who was discharged from the Infectious Disease Hospital (IDH) in Akure, Ondo state capital, said he had malaria and not COVID-19. But Governor ... Read More

Former West Brom defender, James Hurst remanded in custody for coughing at police officers and telling them he had Coronavirus
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Former West Brom defender, James Hurst remanded in custody for coughing at police officers and telling them he had Coronavirus

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- June 8, 2020

Former West Brom and England defender, James Hurst has been remanded in custody after coughing at police officers and telling them he had Coronavirus. The ... Read More

Tottenham Hotspur record new coronavirus case
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Tottenham Hotspur record new coronavirus case

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- June 4, 2020

Tottenham Hotspur has confirmed that one person has tested positive for coronavirus in the latest round of testing by the Premier League. Tottenham disclosed this ... Read More

Nigeria Has Second-Highest Corona Virus Cases In Africa – WHO
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Nigeria Has Second-Highest Corona Virus Cases In Africa – WHO

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- June 2, 2020

Nigeria has recorded the second-highest cases of coronavirus in Africa, WotzupNG reports. The World Health Organisation revealed this on Tuesday. WHO reported that COVID-19 cases ... Read More

Prince Joachim of Belgium tests positive for Coronavirus after attending a party with his girlfriend and 25 others in Spain
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Prince Joachim of Belgium tests positive for Coronavirus after attending a party with his girlfriend and 25 others in Spain

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- May 30, 2020

Prince Joachim of Belgium has tested positive for Coronavirus after attending a party with his girlfriend and 25 others in Spain. The 28-year-old royal tested positive ... Read More

Apparently only the rich can make inter-state travels in Nigeria
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Apparently only the rich can make inter-state travels in Nigeria

Johnny Turner- May 27, 2020

Inter- state travels in Nigeria was banned by President Muhammadu Buhari since the Pandemic broke out. Since the COVID-19 disease started spreading around the country, ... Read More

COVID-19: Italian Government To Recruit 60,000 Volunteers To Enforce Social Distancing Rules
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COVID-19: Italian Government To Recruit 60,000 Volunteers To Enforce Social Distancing Rules

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- May 25, 2020

Italy has revealed plans to recruit 60,000 volunteers who will monitor citizens’ obedience to the social distancing rules in the country’s post-lockdown phase. The scheme, ... Read More

COVID-19: UK Deaths Escalates To 36,675
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COVID-19: UK Deaths Escalates To 36,675

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- May 23, 2020

Another 282 COVID-19 patients have died in Britain as of Friday afternoon, bringing the total coronavirus-related death toll in the country to 36,675, British Transport ... Read More

“I Didn’t Bring The Virus To Kano” – Alleged Index Case Says
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“I Didn’t Bring The Virus To Kano” – Alleged Index Case Says

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- May 23, 2020

Kabiru Rabi’u Dansitta, reportedly the index COVID-19 case in Kano, says it is possible he contracted the disease in the state, and not that he brought the ... Read More

Is it safe for your kids to resume school activities?
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Is it safe for your kids to resume school activities?

Johnny Turner- May 21, 2020

Whether we like it or not, it is still a risk sending our kids to school when the pandemic is still lurking around. The question ... Read More

#Coronavirus: CCECC MD finally reveals the whereabouts of Chinese doctors
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#Coronavirus: CCECC MD finally reveals the whereabouts of Chinese doctors

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- May 18, 2020

The 15 Chinese medical experts who arrived in the country on April 8 are reportedly in the care of the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC). The ... Read More

Coronavirus: WHO under fire for leaving Taiwan out of meeting
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Coronavirus: WHO under fire for leaving Taiwan out of meeting

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- May 18, 2020

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has been warned against its decision to shut out Taiwan from an annual two-day meeting which opened on Monday. Japanese ... Read More

PDP gives the Federal Government of Nigeria 48 hours to declare Chinese doctors’ whereabouts
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PDP gives the Federal Government of Nigeria 48 hours to declare Chinese doctors’ whereabouts

Dan-Ekeh Nduka- May 16, 2020

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has given the Federal Government a 48-hour ultimatum to state the whereabouts of the Chinese medical team brought in purportedly to ... Read More