Illustration/China Daily By Zhong Sheng, People's Daily Fabricating and spreading lies, and manipulating media into hyping so-called "evidence" for "presumption of guilt" is a common practice for the White House to slander, tarnish and oppress other countries. The impacts of the "two-man acts" staged by Washington and relevant media organizations, including the "washing powder" lie that triggered Iraq war and the fake video of "White Helmets" that started the crisis in Syria, are still lingering today, becoming an inescapable stain of the US that reminds the world of how dangerous American hegemony is.
Many candidates usually choose competitive institutions while apply for Unified Tertiary Institutions Matriculation Examination (UTME). The case was the same this year too. As a result of low scores in the main examinations, several candidates need to change their first choice institution or course. This year (2021) the UTME data correction (as JAMB calls it) cannot be readily done by the candidates.
Following the resurgence of a third wave of the corona virus pandemic, the Government of Akwa Ibom State has ordered immediate enforcement of the Covid-19 guidelines and protocols earlier set by the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) and the state government. The Secretary to the State Government and Chairman of the State COVID-19 Management Committee, Dr. Emmanuel Ekuwem, made this known while giving the 23rd update on the pandemic.
The State Council Information Office holds a press conference on the novel coronavirus origin-tracing work in Beijing, July 22, 2021. Photo shows Zeng Yixin, deputy head of China's National Health Commission answering questions. (Photo by Xu Xiang/www.scio.gov.cn) By Gu Yekai, People's Daily
By Zhong Sheng As of July 19 (Beijing time), 55 countries had sent letters to Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), expressing their support for the WHO’s report on a joint study with China on the tracing of COVID-19 origins and calling on the international community to respect science and resist political manipulation in the COVID-19 origin tracing.
The National Center for Disease Control (NCDC), is the body responsible for the control of covid-19 in the country. In a recent Facebook post, NCDC released an update of the cases of coronavirus in various states of the nation. According to NCDC, there are 5 states so far without any case of the deadly virus and those states include; Ondo state, Kano state, Kaduna state, Nasarawa state, and Ogun state.
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) last night, Sunday, July 25, 2021 released the latest update on the number of new cases of Covid-19 in the country. According to the latest report, Nigeria recorded a total of two hundred and sixteen (216) new cases on Sunday.
Following the opening of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on July 23, four athletes, including the world's number one shooting athlete, were forced to withdraw from the competition after testing positive for the coronavirus. Image Source: Channeltv The four participants who were denied access in the Olympics include:
Drinking coffee and eating vegetables could offer some protection. A new study by Northwestern University School of Medicine and published in the journal Nutrients has found. (Photo Credit: Getty images) According to the authors, this is the first study to use population data to examine the role of specific dietary intake in coronavirus prevention..
Image: Getty Images With millions of lives lost over covid-19 related issues, it is essential to be careful as well as protect yourself from this deadly disease. That is why as a health and fitness expert I always encourage everyone to adhere to health and safety measures.
The Chinese government has donated 470,000 doses of covid-9 vaccines to the Nigerian government. According to Naija News reports, the vaccine was donated to Nigeria’s Minister of Health, through the Chinese Ambassador; CUI Jianchun, in Abuja on Friday. Jianchun said that this donation was made to help Nigeria in containing the spread and treatment of this deadly disease, he also warns against those thinking that this disease is attached to political games, saying that China will not be held responsible if this disease continues to spread.
It's no longer news that the federal government of Nigeria have started to make plans against the third wave of Covid-19 infection in Nigeria. (Image Credit: Google). Also, NCDC (Nigerian Center For Disease Control) have started to issue out warnings to individuals and groups concerning the third wave of Covid-19 infection.
Following the emergence of the 187 Covid-19 cases on July 22, the NCDC recorded another 317 Covid-19 cases on July 23. The Nigerian Center for Disease Control disclosed the news on its website on the morning of Saturday, July 24. The Nigerian News Agency (NAN) reported that the country’s Covid-19 cases have been increasing in the past nine weeks, marking the third wave of the deadly delta variant.
On July 8, the National Center for Disease Control and Prevention (NCDC) announced the outbreak of the new COVID-19 Delta virus, which experts say is highly contagious. The Presidential Commission on Combating Coronavirus has asked six states, including the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, to remain on high alert for the spread of coronavirus.
Following the various campaigns launched to help fight this disease called coronavirus, the Chinese government has donated 470,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine to Nigeria which has been received by the federal government. According to reports, CUI Jianchun, the Chinese ambassador to Nigeria, donated the vaccine to the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire on Friday, in Abuja.
On Friday evening, a Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria ,CUI Jianchun, disclosed that the Chinese government has donated four hundred and seventy thousand (470,000) doses of the Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines to Nigeria. CUI Jianchun made this known when he visited the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire in Abuja.
The Nigerian center for Diseases Control(NCDC) on Sunday 18th July, revealed that the case of Covid-19 have surged by 203 news cases, while recording one death which raised the country’s total fatality due to the viruse to 2,127. Source: Premium Times This was made known on the official Facebook of NCDC on Sunday and reported by Premium Times news in the early hours of today.
As a result of good measures taken to combat the deadly disease called Coronavirus, Zimbabwe has ordered all its civil servants to be vaccinated against Covid-19. The news was announced by the Minister of Information named Monica Mutsvangwa after a weekly cabinet meeting. Image Source: Channeltv She further told reporters that only 25 percent of government workers were required to physically report for duty, as she also tweeted it on her ministry account.
The world was at the mercy of a deadly pandemic a few months ago . Different aspects of human life were put on hold . Religious, economical and social activities were curtailed . The weakness of health sectors in different countries of the world was highlighted . Great nations of the world were humbled with their weakness shown to the world by the deadly virus.
The state commissioner for health Professor Akin Abayomi in a post shared on Facebook confirmed that between July 14th and July 18th Lagos State has recorded four related deaths within four days intervals and the State of COVID-19 related mortality has been increased to 363. According to a speech given by the State commissioner for health, Akin Abayomi disclosed that there are currently 1,045 active COVID-19 cases in some communities being manage under the supervision of the Home-Based Care.