Tag Archives: World Health Organization

Coronavirus: WHO Warns ”Second Peak” Of The Pandemic As Nations Lift Lockdown

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a global warning to many countries regarding the ”second peak” of the Coronavirus pandemic if the lockdown restrictions are lifted too soon. WHO Head of Emergency, Michael J. Ryan, who stated this in a press conference, said  epidemics often come in waves, which means that outbreaks could come back later this year…

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COVID-19: Over 63,000 Cases Confirmed In Africa, 2,283 Associated Deaths

The World Health Organization Regional Office for Africa (WHOAFRO) has revealed that there are now more than over 60,000 confirmed cases of COVID-19 across the African continent. According to the agency’s latest data, the breakdown remains fluid as countries confirm cases as and when. Also a number of African countries are imposing a range of prevention and…

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Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Almost Hits 4 Million With Over 250,000 Deaths Worldwide

As the novel coronavirus continue to spread across the world, more than three and a half million confirmed cases have since been recorded in 187 countries with over 250,000 people have lost their lives. The US has by far the largest number of cases, five times as many as any other country  more than one million…

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COVID-19: Jigawa State Records Over 100 Mysterious Deaths In 10 Days

According to reports from Channels TV, over 100 Jigawa indigenes have died within the last ten days in Hadejia Local Government Area of the north-western state. The Special Assistant to the Local Council Chairman on Media, Sani Kakabori revealed that an average of ten people mostly above the ages of fifty have passed away daily for the last ten…

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102 Potential Coronavirus Vaccines In The Works Globally, WHO Reveals

As scientists worldwide struggle to find a permanent solution to the novel Coronairus, the World Health Organization (WHO) has revealed that 102 potential COVID-19 vaccines are being developed to eradicate the pandemic that has killed hundreds of thousands worldwide and shut down economic life. According to documents posted on the organization’s website on Thursday, eight of…

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Coronavirus: World Health Organization Says “The Pandemic Is Far From Over”

United Nations’ specialized health agency, the World Health Organization, has stated that the Coronavirus pandemic is far from over, even as major countries are looking to restart the economic and business life of it’s citizenry by relaxing lockdown orders. Four million employees have furloughed their jobs in the UK alone, over 3 million people in the…

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Third WHO Staff Member, Two Others Test Positive For COVID-19 In Bauchi

According to reports from The PUNCH, three new cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in Bauchi state. The new cases include two Lagos-returnees and another staff member of the World Health Organisation (WHO). Ibrahim Sani, information officer, Bauchi state primary health care development agency, reportedly confirmed the development. Sani was quoted as saying the results of…

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Coronavirus Will Stalk The Human Race For A Long Time To Come, WHO Says

The Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has disclosed that Coronavirus will be around for a long time as most countries are still in the early stages of dealing with the deadly disease. During a virtual press conference on Wednesday night April 22, Mr. Tedros said, “Most countries are still in the…

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NCDC, FG Clear Air On Yellow COVID-19 ‘Vaccine’ Being Sold In Kano

The Nigeria Center for Disease Control and Federal Government has reacted to reports of a vaccine for COVID-19 found in Kano State. A yellow liquid vaccine been sold in Kano State had emerged on Monday with claims that it prevents people from contracting the deadly Coronavirus. The Minister of Information, Lai Mohammad said on Tuesday…

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Donald Trump Halts Funding To World Health Organization Over Coronavirus Response

President Donald Trump has revealed that the United States will immediately halt all funding for the World Health Organization (WHO), saying it had put “political correctness over lifesaving measures and also “failed in its basic duty” in response to the coronavirus outbreak. Making this announcement during a news conference at the White House on Tuesday, he accused the UN…

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