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Nigeria Records 490 New COVID-19 Cases, Total Now 24,567

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) made this known via its Twitter handle on Sunday evening that Nigeria has recorded 490 new cases of coronavirus, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 24,567. “On the 28th of June 2020, 490 new confirmed cases and 7 deaths were recorded in Nigeria. No new state has reported a …

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Abiola Ajimobi Replaces Adams Oshiomole as APC National Chairman in Acting Capacity

The All Progressives Congress (APC) on Tuesday elevated the former Oyo State governor, Sen. Abiola Ajimobi to serve as its acting National Chairman after the Court of Appeal holding at Abuja upheld the suspension of Adams Oshiomhole. Sen. Ajimobi was the party’s Deputy National Chairman for the southern region and is a former Governor of Oyo state. In a statement …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 490 New Cases, 31 Deaths, Total Cases Now 17,148

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said Nigeria has recorded 490 new cases of the novel coronavirus and an additional 31 deaths linked to the virus. The new figures put total infections in the country at 17,148. Although 5,623 persons have been successfully treated and discharged, 455 casualties have been recorded to the virus, according to the NCDC.   …

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Sanwo-Olu and others Expresses Shock Over the Death Of Senator Bayo Osinowo

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu and other notable politicians has expressed shock and sadness over the sudden death of Senator Sikiru Adebayo Osinowo popularly known and referred to as Pepperito, representing Lagos East Senatorial District at the Upper Legislative Chamber of the National Assembly, who passed away on Monday morning at the age of 64 after a brief illness. …

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COVID-19 : Nigeria Records 573 New Cases, 4 Deaths, Total Cases Now 16,658.

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday evening recorded 573 new cases of the novel coronavirus, this was announced as usual through the NCDC twitter handle   Lagos, which is the known epic Centre of the virus in Nigeria reported the highest number of cases with 216 new cases and Rivers was second with 103 new infections. Breakdown …

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Baby dies after falling from Abuja hospital’s top floor

A three-month-old baby has died after falling from the first floor of the Garki General Hospital, Abuja. It was learnt that the incident occurred on Sunday. A security guard at the hospital told journalist that the baby’s mother and two others were on their way to the emergency ward when the incident happened. “A woman and two others were on the …

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Covid-19: Nigeria Confirms 403 New Cases, Total Cases now 16,085

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) in its usual late-night tweet via its official twitter handle reports 403 new cases of the Coronavirus. According to the agency, Lagos State trails Gombe in reported cases for the day with 68 new infections, followed by Kano State where 46 more people got the virus. Other states with new COVID-19 cases are: …

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Covid-19: Nigeria confirms 627 cases, total Number of Cases Now 15,181

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control on Friday reported 627 new cases of COVID-19, putting the nation’s total number of covid-19 infections to 15,181. Earlier on Friday, Lagos announced it has discharged 90 COVID-19 patients after they fully recovered. But there are concerns that the virus spread is getting worse across the country as the NCDC reported 600-plus new cases …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 409 New Cases, Total Cases Now 13,873

On Wednesday June 10, Nigeria recorded 409 new coronavirus cases taking the country’s total confirmed tally to 13,873. According to the tweet of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) the new cases were spread across 15 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).   Breakdown of the 409 new cases of Covid-19; Lagos-201 FCT- 85 Delta- 22 Edo- 16 …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 328 New Cases, Total Cases Now 11,844

Nigeria has recorded 328 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 11, 844 according to the information released by the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) on Friday. Breakdown of the 350 new cases of Covid-19 Lagos-102 Ogun-34 FCT-29 Borno-26 Kaduna-23 Rivers-21 Ebonyi-17 Kwara -16 Katsina-14 Edo-10 Delta-10 Kano-10 Bauchi-10 Bayelsa-9 Imo-8 …

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COVID-19: Kano govt Orders House-To-House Sample Collection For Coronavirus Test

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje, has directed the commencement of house-to-house sample collection exercise in the eight Local Government Areas (LGAs) of the state where the outbreak of the pandemic is so prevalent. The emergency exercise is expected to take place within the metropolitan LGAs such as Taurani, Nasarawa, and Kano municipal, where most of the confirmed positive cases of …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 350 New Cases, Total Cases Now 11,516

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reports on thursday night through its twitter hanle 350 new cases of COVID-19, this depicts further increase in the noble Coronavirus pandemic even as the country intensifies efforts to flatten the curve of the global pandemic. Breakdown of the 350 new cases of Covid-19;  Lagos-102 Ogun-34 FCT-29 Borno-26 Kaduna-23 Rivers-21 Ebonyi-17 Kwara -16 Katsina-14 …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 241 New Cases, Total Cases Now 10,819

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) recorded 241 new cases of the novel coronavirus as at Tuesday night, the health body disclosed through its twitter handle and gave the breakdown as follows;   Breakdown of the 241 new cases of Covid-19; Lagos-142 Oyo-15 FCT-13 Kano-12 Edo-11 Delta-10 Kaduna -9 Rivers-9 Borno-8 Jigawa-4 Gombe-3 Plateau-3 Osun-1 Bauchi-1 10819 cases of …

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COVID-19 : Nigeria Records 416 New Cases, Total Cases Now 10,578

The Coronavirus pandemic is on its increase  in Nigeria, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Monday night through its twitter handle reports 416 new cases making the total cases of Covid-19 in Nigeria 10,578 out of which 3,122 have been discharged with 299 losing their lives.. Breakdown of the 416 new cases of Covid-19 Lagos-192 Edo-41 Rivers-33 Kaduna-30 Kwara-23 …

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COVID-19: Nigeria’s NCDC Rreports 307 New Cases, Total Cases Now 10,162

COVID-19 cases in Nigeria has surpassed 10,000 with 307 new cases reported on Sunday night by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCC). Data from the NCDC showed that the cases were spread across 14 states and the FCT, with Lagos accounting for the highest number of infections for the day with 188 cases. See breakdown of new cases below …

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Excess vitamin C can cause organ failure — Pharmacists

Pharmacists under the umbrella of Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria warn that ingestion of high doses of vitamin C can lead to insomnia, organ failure and, in extreme cases, death. They warned that vitamin C is a poison, just like any other medication, hence the need to avoid random consumption as evident since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. Vitamin C, …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Reports 553 New Cases, Total Cases Now 9,855

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 553 New Cases on Saturday, the highest Covid-19 cases the country has ever recorded in a  single day since the outbreak of the pandemic in February, 2020. This takes the country’s total infections to 9,855, out of which 2856 have been discharged with 273 losing their lives. Data from the NCDC showed …

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Resident Doctors Threaten Strike Action Over Unpaid COVID-19 Allowance Amongst Other Demands

The National Association of Resident Doctors on Saturday issued a 14-day ultimatum to the government to address some of their pending demands, including the non-payment of COVID-19 inducement allowances. If the demands are not met by the end of the ultimatum, the doctor’s union threatened to embark on an industrial strike. The doctors issued the warning at a press briefing …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Reports 387 New Cases, Total Cases Now 9,302

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), the official body incharge of the containment of the noble coronavirus on Friday night through its twitter handle as usual  reports further increase of COVID-19 cases in Nigeria with 387 new cases across the country Breakdown of the 387 new cases of Covid-19 Lagos-254 FCT-29 Jigawa-24 Edo-22 Oyo-15 Rivers-14 Kaduna-11 Borno-6 Kano-3 Plateau-2 …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 182 New Cases, Total Cases Now 8,915

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday evening through its twitter handle reports 182 new cases, despite efforts to flatten the curve of the noble coronavirus  the numbers keep growing by the day. Breakdown of the 182 new cases of Covid-19  Lagos-111 FCT-16 Akwa Ibom-10 Oyo-8 Kaduna-6 Delta-6 Rivers-5 Ogun-4 Ebonyi-4 Kano-3 Plateau-2 Gombe-2 Kebbi-1 Kwara-2 Bauchi-1 Borno-1 …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Reports 389 New Cases, Total Cases Now 8,733

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Wednesday night announced through its Twitter handle that COVID-19 cases in Nigeria has increased to 8,733 with 389 new cases despite concerted efforts to flatten the curve of the pandemic. Breakdown of the 389 new cases of Covid-19 Lagos-256 Katsina-23 Edo-22 Rivers-14 Kano-13 Adamawa-11 Akwa Ibom-11 Kaduna-7 Kwara-6 Nasarawa-6 Gombe-2 Plateau-2 Abia-2 Delta-2 …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 276 New Cases, Total Cases Now 8,344

Nigeria yesterday Tuesday recorded 276 new cases of the novel coronavirus, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control. Breakdown of the 276 new cases of Covid-19 Lagos-161 Rivers-36 Edo-27 Kaduna-19 Nasarawa-10 Oyo-6 Kano-4 Delta-3 Ebonyi-3 Gombe-2 Ogun-1 Ondo-1 Borno-1 Abia-1 Bauchi-1 8344 cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria Discharged: 2385 Deaths: 249  

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Covid-19: Wike Imposes Indefinite curfew in Rivers, Cancels Lockdown

Rivers State Government has cancelled the proposed lockdown of Obio/Akpor and Port Harcourt Local Government and imposed an indefinite curfew in the entire state. Wike who stated this in a state-wide broadcast said the curfew would begin from 8p.m to 6am with effect from June 2, 2020 till further notice. The Governor also revealed that government had uncovered plans by …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Reports 229 New Cases, Total Infections Now 8,068

COVID-19 cases in Nigeria increased further on Monday with 229 cases reported by the country, despite efforts by authorities to flatten the curve of the pandemic. These new cases were confirmed by the specialist agency, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Twitter. This takes the country’s total infections to 8,068 out of which 2,311 have been discharged with …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Reports 313 More Cases, Total Infections now 7,839

The noble Coronavirus code named Covid-19 is increasing by the day, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Sunday night as usual reported new 313 cases, despite concerted efforts by the Federal and states government to flatten the curve of the pandemic. The new cases, as confirmed by NCDC on Twitter took the country’s total infections to 7,389 out …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 245 New Cases, Total Infections Now 7,261

Nigeria on Friday recorded 245 new cases of the novel coronavirus, bringing total infections in the country to 7,261. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control confirmed the new figures of cases in a tweet via its verified tweeter handle. Breakdown of the 245 new cases of Covid-19 131-Lagos 16-Jigawa 13-Ogun 12-Borno 9-Kaduna 9-Oyo 9-Rivers 9-Ebonyi 8-Kano 7-Kwara 5-Katsina 3-Akwa Ibom …

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COVID-19: Eight Medical Doctors Test Positive For Coronavirus In Zamfara

The Nigeria Medical Association in Zamfara state has confirmed that eight of its members have tested positive for COVID-19. The vice-chairman of the association in the state, Mannir Bature told Channels Television that the eight medical doctors who are among the confirmed COVID-19 cases in Zamfara state were infected in the line of duty at various public hospitals in the …

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IGP Repeals Order On Movement Of Essential Workers and Media

The Inspector-General of Police has rescinded an order restricting the movement of essential workers amid the COVID-19 lockdown. Earlier on Tuesday, Channels Television reported on how essential workers were restricted from moving within Lagos at the beginning of the 8 pm curfew imposed to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus. According to security officials enforcing the order, health workers …

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Nigeria Records 226 New COVID-19 Cases, Total Infections Now 6,401

Nigeria has recorded 226 new cases of the COVID-19, bringing the country’s total number of infections to 6,401. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) announced late Tuesday night. According to the agency the breakdown of the 226 new cases is as follows; Breakdown of the 226 new cases of Covid-19 131-Lagos 25-Ogun 15-Plateau 11-Edo 7-Kaduna 6-Oyo 5-FCT 5-Adamawa 4-Jigawa …

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records 216 New Cases, Nine Deaths, Total Infections Now 6,175

Nigeria has recorded 216 new cases of the novel coronavirus, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control confirmed on Monday night via it officail tweeter handle.. The health agency also reported that 1,644 cases have now been successfully treated and discharged, while 191 persons have died so far. Breakdown of the 216 new cases of Covid-19 74-Lagos 33-Katsina 19-Oyo 17-Kano 13-Edo …

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