Umahi predicts another nationwide lockdown to defeat Covid-19

Obinna Uchendu Abakaliki Ebonyi State Governor, Chief  David Umahi yesterday said that for the country to defeat the Coronavirus pandemic ravaging the country,  their may be another nationwide lockdown. Governor Umahi made... Read more »

COVID-19: Ebonyi 4, Enugu 1 as Nigeria records 226 cases

NCDC has reported four new cases of COVID-19 in Ebonyi, one in Enugu just as Nigeria records 226 new cases as at May 19, 2020. Enugu State Ministry of Health while announcing... Read more »

COVID-19: Enugu records yet another caseā€¦hits 10 positive cases

Enugu State has confirmed yet another new positive case of COVID-19 pandemic. This case happens to be another contact of the third case reported in Enugu who had positive travel history from... Read more »

Enugu confirms 9th case as 9-year-old tests positive

Enugu state government has confirmed the 9th positive case of COVID-19 in Enugu State. This case is a nine year old child contact of the fourth case reported in Enugu who had... Read more »

COVID-19: Kano leads as Nigeria records highest new cases in a day

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed 204 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. This is now the highest number of cases recorded in a day since the outbreak in... Read more »

800 volunteers injected in UK’s COVID-19 vaccine trial

The first volunteers for the coronavirus vaccine trial have received their first doses as scientists desperately try fight the illness which has now claimed the lives of 18,738 in the UK. Scientists... Read more »

COVID-19: Bad news as Lagos records 70 new cases a day

Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 86 new cases of coronavirus, taking the total of confirmed cases in Nigeria to 627. The cases were reported in Lagos, Abuja (FCT), Katsina,... Read more »

COVID-19: Cases in Lagos on the rise as Nigeria hits 288

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control has confirmed 14 new cases of Coronavirus in the country. The number of cases in Lagos State has continued to rise with 13 new cases recorded... Read more »

Covid-19: No social distancing in Nigeria’s crowded prisons

The recent restriction order at the Enugu Maximum Prison may be the only practical way to prevent a health disaster at the overcrowded prisons in Nigeria. Enugu announced immediate restriction of unnecessary... Read more »

COVID-19: 25 doctors in isolation as 3 test positive @ UBTH

There are fears and apprehension at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH) after 3 patients  tested positive for COVID-19 at the weekend, forcing 25 doctors into self-isolation. UBTH recorded the first... Read more »