COVID18: Zimbabwe Begs International Community For Aid to Fight Pandemic

Zimbabwe’s Finance Minister,Mthuli Ncube has warned that Zimbabwe faces the threat of a domestic collapse during the Pandemic in a letter sent to IMF and African Development Bank. Zimbabwe has pending debt obligations to World Bank and African Development Bank valued at $2 Billion and has been excluded from emergency financing services like the Rapid […]

#COVID19: ‘They Could Disappear’ — Deji Adeyanju Begs Trump To Distribute Ventilators Directly To Nigerians

The convener of Concerned Nigerians, and human rights activist, Prince Deji Adeyanju, has called on the President of the United States (US), Donald Trump, to instruct the US Embassy in Nigeria to assist in the distribution of the ventilators he promised the country in its fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Trump had said Nigeria was […]

Aliko Dangote Donates 400-Capacity #COVID19 Test Laboratory To Kano State Govt

Billionaire Aliko Dangote has donated a mobile laboratory able to handle 400 samples daily to augment the testing capacity in Kano state. Governor Abdullahi Ganduje revealed this on Saturday during a press briefing organised by the state taskforce  on covid-19 which took place at the Africa House in Kano. He disclosed that the test centre, […]

Gov El-Rufai Says 4 Persons Contracted #COVID19 From Him

Mallam Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State, on Saturday, said he was the index COVID-19 case who infected four others in the state. El-Rufai, who was a guest speaker on The Platform, an annual event of the Covenant Christian Centre in Lagos, aired on Channels TV, also noted that the state government took steps to get personal […]

JUST IN: Number Of Worldwide #COVID19 Recoveries Reach 1.1m

The number of global coronavirus recoveries exceeded the 1,000,000 mark on Sunday, according to a running tally by the US-based Johns Hopkins University. The university’s data showed a total of 1,121,534 people won their battle against the pandemic. The number of cases reached 3,484,176, with 244,778 deaths recorded. US has the highest number of recoveries […]

Madagascan President Offers To Transport Their #COVID19 Herbal Drink To Hospitals Across Africa

Madagascar’s President Andry Rajoelina has offered to transport their Coronavirus medicine to hospitals across Africa during an online meeting with 9 other African Presidents; Cyril Ramaphosa (South Africa), Paul Kagame (Rwanda), Uhuru Kenyatta (Kenya), Ali Bongo (Gabon), Idriss Deby (Chad), Felix Tshisekedi (Congo Republic), Abdel Fattah el-Sisi (Egypt), Kata and Mahamadou Issoufou (Niger). Dr. Jérôme […]

Kaduna: 14 More Almajiri Boys Have Tested Positive for #COVID19, Says El-Rufai

14 more Almajiris repatriated from Kano State have tested positive to coronavirus in Kaduna State. This is coming a week after Kaduna had confirmed 20 coronavirus cases in Almajiris that entered the state from Kano State. Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna state made the disclosure on Saturday, in a series of tweets. El-Rufai’s tweeted: “The […]

Buhari Condoles With Kano Govt, Council Of Chiefs Over Emir Of Rano’s Death

Nigerian Ruler, Muhammadu Buhari has commiserated with the Kano State Government and Council of Chiefs over the passing of Emir of Rano, Alhaji Tafida Abubakar Ila Auta Bawo. The late emir was on Friday admitted at Mallam Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital over an undisclosed ailment. He was later referred to the Nassarawa Specialist Hospital for further medical attention, […]

Lagos State leads with 62 New Cases As NCDC Records 220 New Cases Of Covid19

The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control NCDC has reported 220 new cases of covid 19 in the country . This was confirmed on the 2nd of May at 11:55pm.

PHOTOS: Gov. Obaseki leads Awareness Campaign On Covid19 – Talks Establishment Of Mobile Post Screening Centres

The Governor of Edo State, Godwin obaseki today led a government public awareness campaign to his ward Oredo ,which is the biggest ward in the state to sensitized residents on the importance of adhering to rules that can help stop the spread of the deadly corona virus. On the Governor’s official twitter handle, he mentioned […]