The National Center for Disease Control, NCDC has for the first time since February 2020 recorded zero COVID-19 infection. The health agency made the announcement on its Facebook page on Monday that there was no recorded case of fresh COVID-19 infection on Sunday. Nigeria has been battling with the coronavirus pandemic since February 2020 and many preventive and remedial steps have been taken to curb the spread of the deadly virus.
The United States of America, under the directive of the executive director of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), announced that the country had released a $91 million relief fund to Africa in which Nigeria was excluded from the beneficiaries. Image Source: IMF.
As a way to completely eradicate the Covid-19 from our society, the Cross River State Government has announced the commencement of another phase of the 1st Dose of Covid19 Vaccination exercise across the 18 Local Government Areas of the state from June 20th , 2021. The government also called on all adults from 18 years and above to voluntarily present themselves for Vaccination stating that priorities will given to those who are between the ages of 50 and above.
Popular Nigerian singer, Tenilola Apata, popularly known as Teni, has vowed to go and get the COVID-19 vaccine, after she survived the disease. It seems like a lot of people have forgotten that the virus is not gone yet. A lot of people have stopped taking the preventive measures.
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News Update on Christian Pulisic, Sergio Busquets And Algeria National team Success Pulisic Scored The Winning Goal To Win The CONCAF Trophy. It was a good match for the American International footballer who plays for Chelsea Fc and American National Team. Christian Pulisic, a wonderful player made another successful run for his nation yesterday by winning the CONCAF trophy for the team.
India is currently experiencing their second wave of the Corona Virus, sadly this has broken to alot of families. The Corona Virus have claimed the lives of alot of people in India, so many Families have been divided due to the virus. BBC News had an interview with a Man who lost his Family to the virus.
Photo credit: Japanese times On Tuesday, some Japanese workers climbed a giant statue of a Buddhist goddess of about 57-meter-tall, at Houkokuji Aizu Betsuin in Aizuwakamatsu, Fukushima Prefecture, and placed a custom-made mask on her face. The gesture was a form of prayer against the coronavirus pandemic that has claimed many lives.
The world is still experiencing the effect of the Corona Virus pandemic which has affected the economy of many nations due to the severeness of the virus. However, with the production of a vaccine that helps boost the immune system against the virus, there has been considerable relief for most nations of the world.
It's indeed a sad and heartbreaking period for the Government and people of India as Corona Virus has continued to ravage the Asian country. In recent weeks, the country has been badly hit by the deadly and dreaded Corona Virus, resulting in thousands of deaths. Sadly, the situation has continued to get worse in spite all the efforts being channelled towards arresting the situation.
Photo shows air-supported structures for COVID-19 test in the Guangzhou Gymnasium in Guangzhou city, south China’s Guangdong province. (Photo/Guangzhou Daily) By Du Yifei, People’s Daily Since it found new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases in late May, Guangzhou, capital city of south China’s Guangdong province, has launched the most extensive nucleic acid testing campaign among all cities in the world.
By Zhong Sheng It's a common sense to leave tricky jobs to the professionals. However, some U.S. politicians and media outlets are acting as back-seat drivers on the studies of origin tracing of COVID-19, a serious and complicated scientific issue, trying to interfere in the process with political prejudices and distort facts with lies fabricated for political conspiracies.
Staff members shows the coronavirus vaccine by the China National Biotec Group at the The China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS) held in Beijing on September 7. (Photo by Luo Wei/People’s Daily Online) By Zhong Sheng It seems that some U.S. officials indulge in coming to a conclusion and then finding arguments for the conclusion in tracing COVID-19 origins.
COVID-19 vaccines provided by China arrive in Equatorial Guinea, Feb. 10 2021. (Photo/Chinese Embassy in Equatorial Guinea) By He Yin, People’s Daily China’s people-centered approach in human rights protection was praised by representatives of many European countries at the 2021 China-Europe Seminar on Human Rights held both online and offline on Tuesday.
There were 3,380 deaths recorded in India on Saturday linked to the Coronavirus, according to the Indian Health Ministry. According to the report, the country has reported more than 120,000 new cases during the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases to 28.69 million.
The President and CEO of the Mastercard Foundation, Reeta Roy announced the support of $1.3 bn by the foundation at the launch of the Saving Lives and Livelihoods Initiative on Tuesday. A donation of $1.3 billion to support COVID-19 vaccine procurement in Africa has been confirmed by the Mastercard Foundation.
Coronavirus is an illness that is brought about by the novel Coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2. It is regularly associated with respiratory side effects, like shortness of breath. In any case, Coronavirus can likewise affect different parts of the body. Stomach related, neurological, and cardiovascular side effects can likewise happen.
Dr Tedos Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), claims that smokers have a 50% increased chance of acquiring severe diseases and dying from COVID-19. Ghebreyesus mentioned this in a message commemorating World No Tobacco Day, which is observed every year on May 31 to raise awareness of the health dangers associated with tobacco use and to push for effective tobacco-control measures.
Vietnam state media reports that it has discovered a new Covid-19 strain that spreads faster by air and is said to be a mix of the Indian and British Covid-19 strains The country has state that it is dealing with fresh outbreaks across more than half of its territory including big cities and industrial zones such as Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi.
The Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) says it has recorded 45 new cases of COVID-19 in the country within the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of infected persons in Nigeria to 166,191. It added that the total cumulative death toll stood at 2,071 and recoveries stood at 156,535 including 6 recoveries registered in the last 24 hours.
Two idols "Corona Devi" have been set up in the southern city of Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu State. The priests believe that these idols will protect them from the deadly coronavirus. One of the two idols is made of sandalwood while the other idol is made from stone and the idols are appeased with food and offerings.