Tag Archives: Isolation

Lagos COVID-19 Survivor Recounts Experience At Isolation Centre

A COVID-19 survivor from Lagos State has taken to social media to narrate how he overcame the disease during his stay in the isolation centre, stating that the stigma was a challenge. Oluwatimilehin, a physiotherapist, was admitted into the isolation centre where he spent 12 days after contracting the virus. Describing his stay at the isolation centre, he…

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COVID-19: Catholic Church Offers All Its 425 Hospitals In Nigeria As Isolation Centres

Following reports that the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control are lacking enough bed spaces in Isolation centres, the Catholic Bishop Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) has offered all its 425 health facilities across the country in order to fight COVID-19. Boss Mustapha, secretary to the government of the federation (SGF), who disclosed this at the presidential task force briefing…

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Kaduna State Governor, Nasir El-Rufai Debunks Reports That He’s In Intensive Care

The Governor of Kaduna State, Malam Nasir El-Rufai has dismissed reports that he’s in an intensive care unit in Lagos. El-Rufai in a tweet posted on Monday disclosed that he is working from the isolation centre while sharing photos from his virtual meeting of State Standing Committee on Covid-19. The meeting was Chaired by his…

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Three More COVID-19 Patients Discharged In Enugu And Kwara

Enugu State Ministry of Health has confirmed the discharge of a coronavirus patient from treatment and isolation after recovering from the disease. According to LIB, the state commissioner for health, Ike Obi who confirmed that the state has two Coronavirus patients, said one of them was discharged after testing negative. Obi also disclosed that the other…

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Coronavirus: Obasanjo Donates His Former Residence As Isolation Centre

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has donated his former residence at the Presidential Hilltop, Abeokuta, Ogun State as an isolation centre for victims of the raging Coronavirus pandemic. Obasanjo’s media assistant Kehinde Akinyemi who confirmed the development, said the 32-room apartment located off the Presidential Boulevard in Oke Sari, Abeokuta has been handed over to the Ogun State government for immediate take…

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Lagos Urges Passengers On Virgin Atlantic, Lufthansa, Turkish Flights Of March 13th, 14th To Self-Isolate

The Lagos state government has urged every passenger on board the Virgin Atlantic flight VS411 and Lufthansa flight LH568 on March 13th and the Turkish flight TK625 on March 14th to isolate themselves and contact the state ministry of health immediately as contact tracing for the new cases of Coronavirus continues. The state government on Thursday March…

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Coronavirus: North-West Governors, Kwara Shut Down Schools While Anambra, Ogun Ban Huge Gatherings

In a bid to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease, the Kwara State Government and North-West Governors have joined Lagos State to announce the closure of all schools. Eight new coronavirus cases have been detected in Nigeria, majority of them in people who arrived Nigeria via Lagos. Anambra state government has also banned all…

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