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NAFDAC: AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine approved for use in Nigeria

Ehanire said it was important for NAFDAC to approve the vaccines The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) has approved Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for use in Nigeria. The director-general of NAFDAC, Mojisola Adeyeye, disclosed this during a media briefing on Thursday. The minister of health, Osagie Ehanire, had on Monday said Read more

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Nigeria records 1,143 new COVID-19 cases

The total COVID-19 infections recorded in Nigeria is now 145,664 The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Saturday confirmed that 1,143 new COVID-19 cases have been recorded in the country. Nigeria also recorded 13 deaths from the virus on Saturday, taking the total fatalities in the last 48 hours to 37. The figure recorded on Saturday indicated a Read more

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COVID-19: Nigeria records over 1,000 new infections, 64 per cent increase in 24 hours

The total number confirmed on Tuesday was put at 1,056. Nigeria on Tuesday confirmed over 1000 new infections of the coronavirus disease – a 64 per cent increase in 24 hours of its daily count. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) had on Monday confirmed a total of 643 coronavirus infections. The total number Read more

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COVID-19: Nigeria confirms 643 new infections, over 8,000 in a week

Nigeria on Monday confirmed 643 fresh cases of COVID-19 infections across the country with the highest number coming from Oyo state. In its latest update, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced that out of the 643 new infections confirmed across 18 states and the federal capital territory (FCT) the Oyo recorded the highest Read more

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COVID-19: Nigeria records 1,138 fresh infections

Nigeria’s daily count as of Monday was 676 — the country’s lowest single-day tally since January 2. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Wednesday, confirmed 1,138 fresh cases of the COVID-19 across 20 states and Abuja, the Federal Capital Territory (FCT). The latest figure indicates a slight decrease over the past 24 hours. Read more

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COVID-19: NCDC records 1,861 new infections, 22 deaths

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has reported 1,861 new coronavirus infections in the country. The Centre disclosed this via its Twitter account on Wednesday night. The health agency also confirmed that Nigeria recorded 22 deaths, bringing the current fatality toll in the country to 1,544. It disclosed that Lagos recorded the highest toll Read more

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COVID-19 rules violators face jail term as Buhari signs regulations

“All persons in public gatherings, whether in enclosed or open spaces, shall adhere to the provisions of Part 2 of these Regulations.” President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the COVID-19 Health Protection 2021 a development which made the use of face masks in public places mandatory among other measures to curtail spread of coronavirus disease. The Read more