Coronavirus: More cases reported in Lagos, Abuja

The National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has confirmed new cases of coronavirus in Nigeria. The update was posted on NCDC Twitter handle, Monday night. “Four new cases of #COVID-19 have been confirmed in Nigeria. 3 are in Lagos State and 1 in FCT. Two of these cases are returning …

COVID-19: Suspected Coronavirus case reported in Ibadan State

As the world continues to find solutions to the deadly Coronavirus, a suspected case of the disease is presently under monitoring in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital. The State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Bashir Bello, made this disclosure in an interview with newsmen in Ibadan on Wednesday. Bello disclosed that …

Just In: Third coronavirus case confirmed in Lagos

A third case of coronavirus has been confirmed in Lagos, Nigeria. The state’s Commissioner of Health, Akin Abayomi, revealed this at a press briefing on Tuesday. Her identity is given as a 30-year-Nigerian lady and her case is ”independent of the index case”. She returned from the UK on March …

COVID- 19: Nigerian doctor dies of coronavirus

The Minister of State for Health, Adeleke Mamora, has revealed that a Nigerian doctor, Olumide Okunuga, has died in Canada after contracting coronavirus. Mamora stated this while speaking to reporters in Abuja on Monday. The Minister was briefing the media on updates on the COVID-19 situation in the country. “We …

Coronavirus: Italy, Iran record 470 deaths in 24 hours

The deadly coronavirus has killed 368 people within 24 hours in Italy. Italy is the secord worst hit country – after China, the origin – as the outbreak is fast spreading. There are fears that deaths in the country may surpass the figure in China if the infection rate continues …