Tag Archives: Coronavirus

COVID-19: FCT Discharges 20 More Patients After Successful Treatment

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) has confirmed the discharge of 20 more coronavirus patients after testing negative to the deadly virus. FCT Minister, Mohammed Bello, made this known on Saturday, noting that the total number of discharged patients in the nation’s capital has risen to 459, Punch reports. “On July 2nd, 20 #COVID19 patients were…

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Governor Dave Umahi Of Ebonyi State Tests Positive For COVID-19

The Governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, widely known as COVID-19. The Governor confirmed this in a statement personally signed by him on Saturday. He and some of his close aides contracted the disease after carrying out the coronavirus test, the statement said. Umahi further disclosed that, presently, they…

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Abia State Governor, Okezie Ikpeazu Recovers From COVID-19

Governor Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia State has recovered from the novel Coronavirus also known as COVID-19. According to Pulse Nigeria, the politician tested negative for the virus on Friday, July 3. Recall that he went into Isolation after contracting the disease on June 8. A statement from the state’s Commissioner of Information, John Okiyi Kalu, announcing the governor’s…

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ICYMI: 80 More Recovered COVID-19 Patients Discharged In Edo

On Friday, the Edo State Government confirmed the discharge of eighty more successfully treated coronavirus (COVID-19) patients from the State’s isolation centres. In a statement, the state governor, Godwin Obaseki, explained that the recovered persons were cleared to reunite with their families after testing negative to the virus. However, Obaseki noted that the death toll in…

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Coronavirus Update: Nigeria Records 454 New Cases, Total Now 27,564

454 new COVID-19 cases has been recorded in Nigeria, bringing the West African nation’s total infections to 27,564 The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed this in a tweet on Friday stating that the new cases were spread across 18 states and the Federal Capital Territory. Eighty-Seven of the cases were recorded in Lagos,…

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Ciara Glows In New British Vogue Feature, Discusses Being Pregnant During Lockdown

Heavily pregnant Ciara who is preparing to welcome her third child is sharing her etheral glow on the August issue of British Vogue. The multiple award-winning singer who showcased her blossoming baby bump in a ribbed cream maxi dress in an interview spoke about the experience with pregnancy during the coronavirus pandemic, as well as parenting during the…

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FG Evacuates 86 Nigerians From Sudan Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

According to Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM), eight-six Nationals have been evacuated from Sudan due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the Chairman OF NIDCOM on Friday, disclosed this in a tweet where she said they arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja via Air Sudan. According to the NIDCOM boss, the returnees…

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Ondo State Governor’s Wife, Betty Akeredolu Test Positive For COVID-19

Mrs Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu, the wife of Ondo State governor, Rotimi Akeredolu, has tested positive for Coronavirus, according to circulating reports. This is coming barely two days after her husband was confirmed to have contracted the virus. A source in the government confirmed the news to SaharaReporters on Thursday. The source also revealed to The Tribune that some…

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