Posts Tagged ‘Covid-19 Update’

#COVID19: Lagos State Successfully Discharges 98 Year Old Woman Alongside 25 Others

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon May 13, 2020
Amidst a series of victories recorded by Lagos State in the battle against COVID19, Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu on Wednesday evening announced the discharge of 25 more people, including a 98 year old woman from isolation centres around the state. Sanwo-Olu earlier today said the 98 year old woman was amongst the numbers of people who […]

#COVID19: “The Virus Is Still Here”— WHO Urges Increased Vigilance As Lockdown Measures Ease Around The World

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon May 12, 2020
“The resurgence of Covid-19 cases in South Korea, China and Germany following the lifting of the stay at home restrictions demonstrates the complexity of easing these measures”, Chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of the World Health Organization said at the WHO’s latest press briefing on Tuesday. This was in response to reports that a confirmed case […]

#COVID19: 24 Almajirai Test Positive For Coronavirus In Jigawa

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon May 9, 2020
The State Commissioner for Health, Jigawa State, Dr Abba Zakari has on Friday disclosed that 24 of the Almajirai returnees from Kano State have tested positive to the Coronavirus infection. In addition, two health workers from Rasheed Shakoni Specialist hospital and the Federal Medical Center Birninkudu respectively, have tested positive for COVID-19 in Jigawa State. […]

#COVID19: Nigerian National Judiciary Council Says Covid-19 Poses High Risk To Elderly Judges, Issues Guidelines For Members

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon May 5, 2020
The Nigerian National Judiciary Council has directed only staff from Grade level 14 and above to resume duty, in line with the Federal Government’s guidelines for the phased easing of the lockdown by the Presidential Task Force. The council issued a circular to this effect, signed by Honorable Dr. Justice Ibrahim Tanko Muhammed, CFR, Chief […]

#COVID19 Update: Lagos Takes Lead With 39 New Cases

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon May 4, 2020
170 new cases of Covid-19 have been reported in Nigeria as the new day breaks. Lagos is leading, with 39 new cases, closely followed by Kano with 29 cases. As of this morning, there are 2,588 cases of Covid-19 in the Federal Republic of Nigeria. 39-Lagos29-Kano24-Ogun18-Bauchi15-Kaduna12-FCT12-Sokoto8-Katsina7-Borno3-Nasarawa2-Adamawa1-Oyo 2558 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in NigeriaDischarged: 400Deaths: 87