Anambra initiates COVID-19 stimulus for rice farmers

Anambra state government is intensifying efforts to stimulate economic recovery from the effects of COVID-19 pandemic. It was in this direction that registered farmers in Idemili North Local Government Area have received... Read more »

Brazil surges to fourth-highest COVID-19 infected nation

Brazil has added more confirmed COVID-19 cases after a record number of infections on Friday.   This launches the Amazonian country ahead of Spain as the nation with the world’s fourth-highest number... Read more »

Coronavirus maybe transferable through sex – study

TRACES of the COVID-19 virus have been found in the semen of some infected men, raising the possibility that the virus might be sexually transmitted, a new study from China claims.  ... Read more »

Madagascar to bill Nigeria 170,000 euros for COVID-19 drugs

Madagascar has demanded payment of 170,000 Euros for the quantity of its COVID-19 cure drugs sent to the Federal Government. Guinea Bissau President Umaro Sissoco Embalo, who visited President Muhammadu Buhari at... Read more »

British aircraft impounded for violating COVID-19 order

AN aircraft owned by a British company has been impounded for operating commercial flights into Nigeria without approval. The Minister of Aviation, Hadi Sirika, made this known on Sunday via his Twitter... Read more »

Akwa Ibom rejects used vehicles donated for COVID-19 campaign

AKWA IBOM State Government said it has rejected ten vehicles donated by ExxonMobil to aid contact tracing of suspected COVID-19 patients in the state. The government had appreciated the company for the... Read more »

Australian scientists seek COVID-19 cure through malaria vaccine

AUSTRALIAN researchers said it has made an important discovery in the race to find a COVID-19 vaccine. The finding a ‘secret ingredient’ for an effective malaria vaccine which may be the breakthrough... Read more »

Uganda to test drivers for COVID-19

Uganda’s Ministry of Health said it will with immediate effect counsel and test all truck drivers employed in Uganda. No truck driver will also be allowed from entering the country from tonight... Read more »

Another COVID-19 pregnant woman delivers in Lagos

GBAGADA Isolation Centre, in Lagos State, South-west Nigeria has witnessed safe delivery of a baby by COVID-19 positive woman.   The woman (name withheld) was diagnosed of the dreaded COVID-19 and has... Read more »