Tag Archives: Isolation Centre

ICYMI: Edo Discharges 58 More Recovered COVID-19 Patients

58 more COVID-19 patients have been discharged and state’s isolation centres in Edo after testing negative for the virus, the State Government confirmed. While revealing the update to pressmen in Benin city, the Commissioner for Health, Dr. Patrick Okundia, commended the sacrifice, resilience, and commitment of health workers and other essential workers on the frontlines of the government’s…

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Minister Of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama Tests Positive For COVID-19

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Geoffrey Onyeama who is one of those that has been at the forefront of the COVID-19 fight in country since the pandemic began has tested positive for COVID-19. He made the announcement himself via Twitter on Sunday July 19 2020, stating that he tested positive after his fourth COVID-19 test on Saturday after developing…

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COVID-19: Oyo Discharges Two More Patients, Toll Now 811

The Oyo State Government has announced that two more COVID-19 patients have been discharged from the State’s isolation centres. Governor Seyi Makinde confirmed the latest development via his official twitter handle on Wednesday. He wrote, “Two confirmed COVID-19 cases received their second negative test results and have been discharged. This brings the number of discharged cases in Oyo to…

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Yobe Becomes Coronavirus-Free, Discharges All Recovered Patients

The Yobe State Government has declared itself free of the novel coronavirus after discharging all patients, who initially tested positive and  recording a zero case on admission in the state. According to SaharaReporters, Vice Chairman of the state committee on COVID-19 and Commissioner for Health, Dr Mohammed Lawan Gana, made the revelation at the end of…

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COVID-19: FG Urges Schools To Create Isolation Spaces Before Reopening

On Tuesday, June 23, the Federal Ministry of Education proposed that schools should have isolation spaces and have fully-equipped clinics before reopening. This was contained in the “Guidelines for schools and learning facilities reopening after COVID-19 pandemic closure”, submitted to the National Assembly. According to the guidelines, each school is “required to create temporary isolation spaces…

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ICYMI: Lagos Discharges 45 More Recovered COVID-19 Patients

45 more COVID-19 patients have been discharged in Lagos after they tested negative to the virus, the Lagos State Ministry of Health revealed in a tweet on Sunday. Also announcing this yesterday, the Incident Commander on COVID-19 and Lagos State, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu, said the discharged patients comprised 18 females and 27 males, bringing to 1,328 the…

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Adamawa Discharges All COVID-19 Patients From State’s Isolation Centre

Adamawa State Government has confirmed that all COVID-19 patients receiving treatment in the state’s isolation centre have been discharged. The state’s Commissioner for Health, Prof Abdullahi Isa, who disclosed this while speaking with journalists on Tuesday, said a total of 42 persons tested positive for COVID-19 while four persons died of the disease since the…

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ICYMI: Imo State Records First Coronavirus Related Death

Imo State Government has recorded its first COVID-19 fatality as the total number of confirmed cases in Nigeria surpass 13,000. This was revealed on Wednesday by the Chairman of the COVID-19 Taskforce in the state, Professor Maurice Iwu. According to him, the victim had underlying health issues before he was brought to the isolation centre. Professor…

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COVID-19: Jigawa Discharges 222 More Patients After Recovery

The Government of Jigawa State has confirmed the discharge of 222 COVID-19 patients in the state. The State Governor, Badaru Abubakar made the development known on Monday during a press briefing in Dutse, the state capital. Abubakar noted that the state government released the 222 out of 283 patients because they have recovered from the coronavirus…

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