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No Covid-19 Vaccine for Nigerians Under Age 18- Minister of State for Health- Dr Mamora

Minister of State for Health, Dr Olorunnimbe Mamora The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 has said that Nigerians under the age of 18 years will not receive the COVID-19 vaccines in the country. The Minister of State for Health, Dr Olorunnimbe Mamora, said that the Federal Government planned to cover 70 per cent of…

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Nigeria May Suspend Flights From UAE, Netherlands Due to Covid-19 

Musa Nuhu More Covid-19 travel woes…. The Nigerian Government has said it may suspend flights from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and The Netherlands due to the new COVID-19 protocols introduced by both countries for incoming travellers. Musa Nuhu, the Director-General of the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority (NCAA), announced this while speaking at the Presidential Task Force…

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Nigeria’s Coronavirus Cases Is Dropping Due To Low Testing, PTF Reveals

According to the Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19, the decline in testing across states is the reason why Nigeria has been recording low Coronavirus cases. The Head of Disease Surveillance for the NCDC, Elsie Ilori, disclosed this on Monday August 31 noting that the low testing is due to low sample collection. She added that States…

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COVID-19: Nigeria To Receive 186 Stranded Nationals From South Africa

The Federal Government is set to receive one hundred and eighty-six Nigerians stranded in South Africa, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has confirmed. According got the agency, the evacuees will arrive at the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos aboard an Air Peace flight. “All Evacuees tested Negative to #COVID19 before boarding and will proceed on…

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