Posts Tagged ‘NCDC’

#COVID19: “Recovering Patients Who Test Positive May Still Be Discharged For Home Isolation”— NCDC

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon May 22, 2020
As bed spaces become scarce, the Nigerian Government  may be  considering discharging COVID19 patients earlier than the required recovery time, so as to make room for new cases. Chikwe Ihekweazu, Director-General of the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC),  intimated this at the daily Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID19 briefing on Thursday. Ihekweazu claimed […]

#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: FG Denounces Non-Compliance With Lockdown Lift Guidelines On May 4th.”Another Lockdown May Be Necessary”— NCDC

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon May 5, 2020
The Federal Government of Nigeria under the administration of President Muhammadu Buhari, has expressed displeasure at the widespread non-compliance with the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19’s guidelines for the gradual reopening of the economy. In the face of mounting social distress and discontent, President Buhari last week ordered a “phased and gradual easing,” replacing the […]

#COVID19 Toll Hits 2802 Cases As NCDC Confirms 245 New Cases

by Osaherun Ighileon May 5, 2020
The Nigeria Disease For Disease Control has just announced 245 new cases in the country which has increased the toll to 2802 cases. These new cases include;76-Lagos 37-Katsina 32-Jigawa 23-Kano 19-FCT 18-Borno 10-Edo 9-Bauchi 6-Adamawa 5-Oyo 5-Ogun 1-Ekiti 1-Osun 1-Benue 1-Niger 1-Zamfara This brings the total number to 2802 confirmed cases, discharge 417 patients and […]

Covid-19: NCDC Takes Relief Measures In Kano, Creates Dashboard For Disease Updates

by Olatorera Dickson-Amusaon May 2, 2020
The Nigerian Center for Disease Control has tweeted photos of relief measures in Kano State, indicating that the Agency is working towards spreading awareness on the disease, and preventive measures to be taken. “In Kano, our Rapid Response Team which includes graduates from our @NigeriaFELTP are visiting communities. We are visiting these communities to ensure […]

JUST IN: NCDC Confirms 204 New Cases Of #COVID19 In Nigeria — Toll Now 1932

by Seun Adeuyion May 1, 2020
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says 204 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported as follow: 80-Kano45-Lagos12-Gombe9-Bauchi9-Sokoto7-Borno7-Edo6-Rivers6-Ogun4-FCT4-Akwa Ibom4-Bayelsa3-Kaduna2-Oyo2-Delta2-Nasarawa1-Ondo1-Kebbi “11:50pm 30th April- 1932 confirmed cases of #COVID19 in Nigeria,” the centre said in a recent update.