Nigeria records 453 new COVID-19 Cases, total infections now 47,743 - newsheadline247.com
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Nigeria records 453 new COVID-19 cases, total infections now 47,743

Nigeria on Wednesday recorded 453 of new coronavirus case, bringing the total number of the COVID-19 infections in the country to 47,743. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this on Wednesday night via Twitter. In its breakdown of the figures, the disease control centre said the new cases were recorded in Lagos, the Read more

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Buhari finalises Nigeria’s membership in African Trade Insurance Agency

Membership in ATI allows Nigeria to attract additional insurance capacity to help attract investments Nigeria becomes a full member country at an opportune time. It joins ahead of others that are fast-tracking membership given the trade and investment insurance challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic and also recognizing the potential post pandemic opportunities. Nigeria contributed US$14.1 Read more

Nigeria records 423 COVID-19 cases as total infection inch towards 50,000 - newsheadline247.com
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Nigeria records 423 COVID-19 cases as total infections inch towards 50,000

The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria inch towards the 50,000 after 423 new infections were recorded Tuesday. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, (NCDC) which announces national figures, revealed that the new cases were spread across 21 states and the Federal Capital Territory Abuja. The country’s total number of cases is now Read more

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There could be regrets if we don’t comply with COVID-19 safety rules – Health minister

Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has warned that the country could regret if its citizens do not adhere to safety measures meant to halt the spread of coronavirus disease. Dr Ehanire issued the warning during a briefing of the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 in Abuja on Monday. The minister expressed sadness Read more

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COVID-19: US donates over 200 ventilators To Nigeria

The United States Government on Tuesday handed over 200 ventilators to the Nigerian government. The artificial respiratory items were presented to Nigeria, by the U.S Ambassador Mary Bert Leonard at the Abuja Premier Medical Warehouse in the nation’s federal capital. The donation comes barely four months after the administration of President Donald Trump promised to Read more

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Sen. Buruji Kashamu dies of complications from COVID-19

A former senator from Ogun State, Buruji Kashamu, has died of complications from coronavirus.  The news of his death came via Ben Murray-Bruce who broke the disclosed it on Twitter on Saturday. Murray-Bruce said Kashamu, who represented Ogun East senatorial district in the eighth senate, died at First Cardiologist Consultants in Lagos. “I have just Read more

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Nigeria records 443 new COVID-19 cases, total infections now 45,687

The total confirmed COVID-19 cases in Nigeria is now 45,687 after the country recorded 443 more cases of the novel coronavirus The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed announced the latest figure of persons who have been infected with the virus on Friday night via its Twitter handle. The new infections were recorded in Read more

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Nigeria gets $114.28m World Bank approval to boost States’ COVID-19 response

The World Bank Board of Directors has approved a $114.28 million financing to help Nigeria prevent, detect and respond to the threat posed by the Coronavirus pandemic with a specific focus on state-level responses. The intervention which was approved on Friday includes $100 million credit from the International Development Association (IDA) and $14.28 million grant Read more