Zamfara: Over one million people have received COVID-19 vaccine – State govt

Zamfara: Over one million people have received COVID-19 vaccine – State govt

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Zamfara State government has said that 1,517,119 residents of the State have...
COVID-19: NCDC records 3,000 deaths, 250,000 cases in two years

COVID-19: NCDC records 3,000 deaths, 250,000 cases in two years

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), in two years, recorded an...
COVID-19: FCT Minister, Bello takes booster shot, urges residents get vaccinated

COVID-19: FCT Minister, Bello takes booster shot, urges residents get vaccinated

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Malam Muhammad Musa Bello has...
Deltacron: Cyprus discovers combination of Delta, Omicron COVID-19 variants

Deltacron: Cyprus discovers combination of Delta, Omicron COVID-19 variants

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Fears indicated in parts of the world that the COVID-19 pandemic may...
Nigeria records more COVID-19 deaths, 791 cases in 14 states, FCT

Nigeria records more COVID-19 deaths, 791 cases in 14 states, FCT

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC says about four Nigerians died...
Lagos tops with over 1,000 cases as Nigeria records another high number of COVID-19 infections

Lagos tops with over 1,000 cases as Nigeria records another high number of COVID-19 infections

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed another high daily...
Buhari’s spokesman, Garba Shehu gives update after testing positive for COVID-19

Buhari’s spokesman, Garba Shehu gives update after testing positive for COVID-19

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity,...
COVID-19 vaccination: 10 million Nigerians get first dose

COVID-19 vaccination: 10 million Nigerians get first dose

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) says approximately 10 million...
COVID-19 vaccination: 10 million Nigerians get first dose

COVID-19 vaccination: 10 million Nigerians get first dose

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) says approximately 10 million...
COVID-19 in Aso Rock: Past secrete handling of Buhari’s health fuels infection concerns

COVID-19 in Aso Rock: Past secrete handling of Buhari’s health fuels infection concerns

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Amid the recent spread of COVID-19 among the aides of President Muhammadu...
COVID-19 in Aso Rock: Past secrete handling of Buhari’s health fuels infection concerns

COVID-19 in Aso Rock: Past secrete handling of Buhari’s health fuels infection concerns

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Amid the recent spread of COVID-19 among the aides of President Muhammadu...
COVID-19: Presidency reveals Buhari status after aides test positive

COVID-19: Presidency reveals Buhari status after aides test positive

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Special Adviser to President Muhammadu Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi...
COVID-19 cases surge further as Nigeria records over 4,000 cases, more deaths

COVID-19 cases surge further as Nigeria records over 4,000 cases, more deaths

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control has confirmed 4,035 cases of COVID-19...
COVID-19: Nigeria records highest cases in one year with more deaths

COVID-19: Nigeria records highest cases in one year with more deaths

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Nigerian Center for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 2,123 new cases...
COVID-19: WHO approves Covovax vaccine for emergency use

COVID-19: WHO approves Covovax vaccine for emergency use

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The World Health Organisation (WHO) yesterday approved the Covovax vaccine for Emergency...
COVID-19: Lagos leads as Nigeria records 1,051

COVID-19: Lagos leads as Nigeria records 1,051

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says Lagos topped the COVID-19...
Omicron variant spreading very fast, now in 77 countries – WHO

Omicron variant spreading very fast, now in 77 countries – WHO

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned that the Omicron variant is...
Omicron: Senate condemns UK for placing Nigeria on COVID-19 red list

Omicron: Senate condemns UK for placing Nigeria on COVID-19 red list

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday condemned in strong terms the United Kingdom...
How Taraba stopped HIV patients from dying of COVID-19 complications

How Taraba stopped HIV patients from dying of COVID-19 complications

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Taraba State Commissioner of Health, Dr. Innocent Vakkai has confirmed that no...
FG govt approves COVID-19 vaccines booster for Nigerians

FG govt approves COVID-19 vaccines booster for Nigerians

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19 has authorised a vaccine booster...
Akwa Ibom may not lockdown over Omicron COVID-19 variant – Gov Emmanuel to residents

Akwa Ibom may not lockdown over Omicron COVID-19 variant – Gov Emmanuel to residents

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has urged residents of...
COVID-19: Nigeria announces first case of Omicron variant

COVID-19: First “Omicron” case announced in Nigeria

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed two cases of...
Omicron: Nigerian govt to issue new travel protocol on Tuesday

Omicron: Nigerian govt to issue new travel protocol on Tuesday

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Federal Government has said it will release a new travel protocol...
African countries should not be penalized for Omicron COVID-19 variant – Adesina

African countries should not be penalized for Omicron COVID-19 variant – Adesina

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The President of the African Development Bank, Dr Akinwumi Adesina, has said...
COVID-19: We’re monitoring emerging evidence on Omicron variant – NCDC

COVID-19: We’re monitoring emerging evidence on Omicron variant – NCDC

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), has said it is monitoring...
COVID-19: Jigawa to vaccinate 3.6m persons before Dec 24

COVID-19: Jigawa to vaccinate 3.6m persons before Dec 24

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Governor Muhammad Badaru Abubakar of Jigawa State has said 3.6 million persons...
COVID-19 vaccine: Kaduna Speaker hails Gov El-Rufai’s directives

COVID-19 vaccine: Kaduna Speaker hails Gov El-Rufai’s directives

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Alhaji Yusuf Ibrahim Zailani, Speaker, Kaduna State House of Assembly, has said...
FG has other motives by forcing Nigerians to take COVID-19 vaccines – Mustapha Yaro

FG has other motives by forcing Nigerians to take COVID-19 vaccines – Mustapha Yaro

Africa-Press - Nigeria. A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) stalwart in Birnin Gwari Local Government Area...
COVID-19: UK, Nigeria agrees on need to increase FDI

COVID-19: UK, Nigeria agrees on need to increase FDI

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The UK Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy to Nigeria, Helen Grant and Nigeria’s...
Two COVID-19 related deaths as Abuja records 127 new cases

Two COVID-19 related deaths as Abuja records 127 new cases

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has recorded two COVID-19 related...
They want to make us laugh – Adeboye queries govt for making COVID-19 vaccine compulsory

They want to make us laugh – Adeboye queries govt for making COVID-19 vaccine compulsory

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Pastor Enoch Adeboye of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, has...
COVID-19 claims 9,464 lives in West Africa as WAHO meets in Enugu

COVID-19 claims 9,464 lives in West Africa as WAHO meets in Enugu

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The West African Health Organization, WAHO, revealed on Monday that the COVID-19...
COVID-19: We have been providing funds to run isolation centres – Oyo government

COVID-19: We have been providing funds to run isolation centres – Oyo government

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Oyo State Government, on ThursdayM said that it has been providing funds...
COVID-19 lockdown necessitated increase in family planning centres in Niger – State govt

COVID-19 lockdown necessitated increase in family planning centres in Niger – State govt

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Niger State Government has claimed the COVID-19 lockdown increased the demands for...
COVID-19 kills 7 as Nigeria records 727 fresh cases

COVID-19 kills 7 as Nigeria records 727 fresh cases

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Five more people have died from COVID-19 complications as Nigeria recorded 559...
COVID-19: Osun to begin aggressive public enlightenment against Delta variant

COVID-19: Osun to begin aggressive public enlightenment against Delta variant

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Osun State Government has said it would become more aggressive in...
COVID-19: Some pastors secretly take vaccine, mislead members – Prophet Iginla

COVID-19: Some pastors secretly take vaccine, mislead members – Prophet Iginla

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Prophet Joshua Iginla of the Champions Royal Assembly has accused some pastors...
NSCDC to clamp down on illegal private guards in Osun

NSCDC to clamp down on illegal private guards in Osun

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Osun State Command of the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps...
Nigeria records more COVID-19 deaths, cases

Nigeria records more COVID-19 deaths, cases

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Nigeria, on Monday, recorded four more COVID-19-related deaths and 379 new infections...
COVID-19: NCDC confirms 30 deaths, 459 new cases

COVID-19: NCDC confirms 30 deaths, 459 new cases

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Four hundred and fifty-nine, 459, new cases of COVID-19 and 30 deaths...
COVID-19: 49 new cases confirmed in Kwara

COVID-19: 49 new cases confirmed in Kwara

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Kwara State government has announced Forty-nine new cases of COVID-19 infection in...
Refusal to take COVID-19 vaccine prevents Christian pilgrims, University professors from travelling

Refusal to take COVID-19 vaccine prevents Christian pilgrims, University professors from travelling

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Seven intending Christian pilgrims from Bauchi State have been prevented from embarking...
COVID-19: Nigeria records more deaths, over 444 fresh cases in 20 states, FCT

COVID-19: Nigeria records more deaths, over 444 fresh cases in 20 states, FCT

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC has announced 444 cases of...
Osun: NYSC harps on COVID-19 safety measures as orientation exercise commences

Osun: NYSC harps on COVID-19 safety measures as orientation exercise commences

Africa-Press - Nigeria. In line with directives from the National Youth Service Corp (NYSC), National...
COVID-19: Directive on compulsory vaccination in Edo stands – Gov Obaseki

COVID-19: Directive on compulsory vaccination in Edo stands – Gov Obaseki

Africa-Press - Nigeria. Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has said that his government’s directive...
COVID-19 test compulsory before entering Katsina NYSC camp – State Coordinator

COVID-19 test compulsory before entering Katsina NYSC camp – State Coordinator

Africa-Press - Nigeria. As NYSC camp across the country officially opens on Wednesday, 1st September...
COVID-19: Osun govt flags off Moderna vaccination, urges public to take jabs

COVID-19: Osun govt flags off Moderna vaccination, urges public to take jabs

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Osun State Governor, Adegboyega Oyetola has told the Osun people that...
Ekiti receives 46,000 doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccines

Ekiti receives 46,000 doses of Moderna COVID-19 vaccines

Africa-Press - Nigeria. EKSG Receives 46,000 Doses of Moderna Covid 19 Vaccines The Ekiti State Government...
COVID-19: Lagos records 776 as NCDC confirms over one thousand fresh cases, more deaths

COVID-19: Lagos records 776 as NCDC confirms over one thousand fresh cases, more deaths

Africa-Press - Nigeria. The Nigeria Center for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed 1,064 fresh cases...
COVID-19: Nigeria records highest cases tally in 6 months amid Delta variant worries – NCDC

COVID-19: Nigeria records highest cases tally in 6 months amid Delta variant worries – NCDC

Africa-Press - Nigeria. As states across the country struggle to curb the spread of the...