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Diphtheria Infection Hits Kano, Kills 25

Diphtheria disease outbreak has killed no fewer than 25 persons in Kano. Commissioner for Health in the state, Dr Aminu Tsanyawa, confirmed the outbreak of the deadly disease. Symptoms of the killer disease include sore throat, cough, drooling of saliva, change of voice, neck swelling, abnormal breathing, fever or mouth odour, among others. The commissioner, […]Continue Reading

Ogun Steps Up COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign

A three-month covid-19 campaign strategic initiative called S.C.A.L.E.S 3.0 has been launched by Ogun state primary healthcare development board in collaboration with development partners on health to ensure full coverage vaccination of residents of the state. Speaking at the launch of the program at the family health centre, Oke Ilewo, Abeokuta, the Commissioner for Continue Reading

Covid-19: Ekiti Records 74 New Cases

Ekiti State has recorded seventy four new COVID-19 cases in the state. In a statement in Ado Ekiti, the State Commissioner for Health and Human services, Dr Oyebanji Filani explained that the new cases were recorded after the Eld- EL- KABIR celebration. He noted that there was significant decline in the number of positive COVID-19 […]Continue Reading

Avert COVID-19 Surge, WHO Tells Europe

The World Health Organization has warned European nations to adequately prepare against the future spread of the already existing virus. WHO Regional Director for Europe, Dr Hans Kluge urged countries to tackle a surge in COVID-19 cases driven by an Omicron offshoot and avoid stricter measures later in the year, Tuesday. Dr Hans Kluge said […]Continue Reading

US Cancels COVID-19 Test for Travellers

The United States has announced that COVID-19 tests would no longer be required for international travellers arriving in the country, a major step in the country’s gradual lifting of pandemic restrictions. White House Assistant Press Secretary, Kevin Munoz, disclosed this via his Twitter page on Friday, saying the testing requirement would end on Sunday, June […]Continue Reading

Covid-19: Oyo Govt. Distributes First Aid Kits to 250 BESDA Learning Centres

The Oyo State government has distributed COVID-19 first aid kits to some Non-Formal Learning Centres, under the Better Education Service Delivery for All, BESDA, programme, saying this is part of its efforts at ensuring rapid response to emergency situations at its learning centres. Distributing the customised kits to the beneficiaries in Ibadan, today, the Executive […]Continue Reading

Ìgbìmọ̀ amúsẹ́yá ìjọba àpapọ̀ farun covid-19 pèfún sísọ́rase lákokò ọdún kérésìmesì

Ìgbìmọ̀ amúsẹ́yá ìjọba àpapọ̀ fárùn covid-19 rọ àwọn èèyàn ilẹ̀ yíì láti sọdún kérésìmesì àti ìsinmi ọdún titun bótiyẹ. Alága ìgbìmọ̀ náà títún se akọ̀wé ìjọba àpapọ̀ ọ̀gbẹ́ni Boss Mustapha ló sọ̀rọ̀ yíì nínú àtàjáde nílu Abuja. Ọgbẹni Mustapha níì ó se pàtàkì, káwọn èèyàn mú ìgbésẹ̀ àbò wọn àti pípa àwọn ìlànà atẹle fárùn […]Continue Reading