Posts Tagged ‘WHO’

WHO Boss says Information About Country Of Origins Of Coronavirus Important

By Onwuka Gerald The World Health Organization’s (WHO) Director General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has on Monday, urged countries of the world not to play politics with the country of origins of the novel coronavirus, saying that it would create more problems towards efforts made in learning the truth. The WHO boss in a daily briefing […]

No Guarantee Any COVID-19 Vaccine In Development Will Function, WHO Chief Says

Chief, World Health Organization (WHO), Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus stated that the agency are without guarantee that the developing COVID-19 vaccine will have desired effect on intending users. The WHO Chief made this known at a virtual press briefing, he said the organization are unsure whether the COVID-19 vaccine undergoing development process will work. “The chances […]

JUST IN: African Region Declared Free Of Wild Polio

The World Health Organization (WHO) has recently declared Africa as a continent free from wild polio virus as no cases have been recorded since 2016. The confirmation was made in a press statement that was jointly signed by the WHO Director General, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and President of Rotary International, Holger Knaack. The Statement […]

#COVID19: “Vaccine Nationalism” Cannot Beat The Virus — WHO

As part of measures to defeat the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO), yesterday, warned against “vaccine nationalism”. It said vaccine-hogging richer countries would not be safe coronavirus havens if poor nations remained exposed. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, WHO chief said it would be in wealthier nations’ interests to ensure that any vaccines eventually produced […]

Donald Trump Officially Withdraws U.S. From WHO

President of the United States (US), Donald Trump has officially withdrawn his administration from the World Health Organization (WHO). The move comes amid a rising number of coronavirus cases throughout the Americas in the last week alone. Sen. Robert Menendez, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, who tweeted the news, on Tuesday, […]

#COVID19: WHO Reports Record Infections In 24 Hours

The World Health Organisation (WHO) says there have been 212,326 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, a record high since the pandemic began. The worrying new data show that in the past 24 hours, the new infections detected is more than 20,000 higher than the previous record. It shows that the United States […]