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COVID-19: Nigeria records 466 new cases and three deaths.

COVID-19 vaccine Three persons have died as a result of COVID-19 complications, according to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, while 466 new cases were reported on Friday. On Saturday morning, the NCDC confirmed this in a post on its Facebook page. According to the Nigerian News Agency, there were 466 new COVID-19 infections on Friday, down from 727 cases reported on Thursday.

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COVID-19: Nigeria records 466 new cases and three deaths.

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NCDC sensitises corps members on COVID-19

The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) has sensitised the 202l Batch B stream 2 corps members on COVID-19, its causes, preventive measures and control techniques that can readily be used to combat its spread. The sensitisation lecture which took place on Tuesday, saw the team leader of the NCDC on camp, Mr Razak Fafioye address the members extensively on the COVID-19 disease and the harm it has done to the society.

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NCDC sensitises corps members on COVID-19

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OPINION: Two Possible Reasons Why The Updates On Covid-19 Cases Given By NCDC This August Are High

According to updates released by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on their official Facebook page, there's been an increase in Covid-19 cases this August 2021. These are the two possible reasons for the increase in Covid-9 cases this August. 1. Many people no longer obey NCDC's instructions on Covid-19

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OPINION: Two Possible Reasons Why The Updates On Covid-19 Cases Given By NCDC This August Are High

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Opinion: Here Are A Few Tips To Take Note Of As Cholera Reportedly Spreads To 22 States And FCT

Image credit: guardian.ng Nigeria is currently battling two deadly diseases of coronavirus pandemic and cholera epidemic and there is a need to put some preventive measures in place as cholera has reportedly spread to 22 states including FCT. According to the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), cholera has so far killed 816 people in Nigeria in 2021.

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Opinion: Here Are A Few Tips To Take Note Of As Cholera Reportedly Spreads To 22 States And FCT

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New COVID-19 Cases: 5 Things Government May Do

On Wednesday, August 18, the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC) came out with a shocker-figure for new COVID-19 cases. No one could have thought Wednesday records would be the highest in the past 7 months. A total of 1,149 new cases were recorded with Lagos having the highest share.

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New COVID-19 Cases: 5 Things Government May Do

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What we must know about Cholera as it has claimed 479 lives in 18 States

NCDC( Nigeria Centre for Disease Control) revealed that total suspected cases of 19305 including deaths of 479 have been recorded in 18 states and the FCT since the beginning of the year. The States worst hit by Cholera are Benue, Delta, Zamfara, Gombe, Bayelsa, Kogi, Sokoto, Bauchi, Kano, and Kaduna.

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What we must know about Cholera as it has claimed 479 lives in 18 States

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COVID-19: Updates as the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control Records 497 New Cases of Corona virus

- There has been a daily increase in the number of corona virus cases in Nigeria - The NCDC recorded a whooping 497 new infections on Saturday, July 31st The Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) has continued to record a spike in the number of corona virus cases across states in the country.

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COVID-19: Updates as the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control Records 497 New Cases of Corona virus

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Lagos State Government Announces Covid-19 Guidelines As The Third Wave Attacks

Lagos state authorities have announced that they might enter the third wave of Covid-19 pandemic. Lagos is Nigeria's largest commercial city - a home to at least 22 million people. Authorities said this is because of the arrival of a new strain of the virus that's called "delta variant".

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Lagos State Government Announces Covid-19 Guidelines As The Third Wave Attacks

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Opinion: Another Covid-19 Lock down Will Be Dangerous For Nigerians

The year of the pandemic, 2020 is one which really took the world by surprise as the dreaded Coronavirus Disease (Covid-19) did really affect the human race. Countless lives were lost and the economy of many nations and large corporations witnessed an abrupt decline in one way or the other.

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Opinion: Another Covid-19 Lock down Will Be Dangerous For Nigerians

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COVID-19: Nigeria’s Active Cases Has Surpassed 9,000 - NAN

Image: georgianjournal.ge According to Guardian News, The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) has raised alarm over the increased case of coronavirus in the country. They stated that the country’s new active case has surpassed over 9,000 Also, The Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC), says the number of active COVID-19 cases in Nigeria increased to 9,066 with 565 additional cases confirmed.

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COVID-19: Nigeria’s Active Cases Has Surpassed 9,000 - NAN

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NCDC Announces 590 New Cases Of Coronavirus In Nigeria

The cases of the COVID-19 have been increasing every day after a study shows that 10 persons brought the Delta Variant to Nigeria. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control(NCDC) has announced 590 new cases of Coronavirus across the country. The newly confirmed cases were recorded On Friday, 30th of July, 2021 from 17 States and the Federal Capital Territory.

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NCDC Announces 590 New Cases Of Coronavirus In Nigeria

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Nigeria Record First Case Of Most Transmissible Covid-19 Called Delta Variant

According to a report, a case of the dangerous delta variant of Covid-19 has been recorded in a traveller in Nigeria. This was said by the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) on Thursday, July 8th, 2021.This new development brings about grave concern. Furthermore, the delta variant tagged SARS-CoV-2 was described by the World Health Organization (WHO) as the most transmissible variant, and was said to be responsible for spike in about 98 countries across the world where this variant has been reported.

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Nigeria Record First Case Of Most Transmissible Covid-19 Called Delta Variant

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Today's Headlines: Covid-19:NCDC Record Additional 12 Infections,2 deaths, South Africa faces fourth day of unrest after Zuma jailing

COVID-19: NCDC records additional 12 infections, 2 deaths photo credit:The Guardian Nigeria The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 12 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the country to 168,552 as of July 11. The NCDC disclosed this on its website handle on Monday morning.

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Today's Headlines: Covid-19:NCDC Record Additional 12 Infections,2 deaths, South Africa faces fourth day of unrest after Zuma jailing

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NCDC Confirms Deadly Delta COVID-19 Variant in Nigeria

Nigeria has verified that the Delta COVID-19 type has been detected in the West African country. "The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has found a confirmed case of SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant, also known as lineage B.1.617.2," the health agency said Thursday night in a statement.

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NCDC Confirms Deadly Delta COVID-19 Variant in Nigeria

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Covid-19: first case of Delta variant recorded in Nigeria

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, has confirmed an index case of the Delta variant of Coronavirus In Nigeria. In a statement released by the body, the deadly variant was detected during routine tests required of all international travelers and genomic sequencing at the NCDC National Reference Laboratory, Abuja.

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Covid-19: first case of Delta variant recorded in Nigeria

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NCDC has Confirmed Deadly Delta Variant in Nigeria

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control yesterday being Thursday announced it had found a reported case of SARS-CoV-2 Delta strain, also known as lineage B.1.617.2. The NCDC in a statement said the variant was found in a tourist to Nigeria, in accordance with the appropriate flight screening mandated of all international passengers and genome analysis at the NCDC National Reference Laboratory, Abuja.

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NCDC has Confirmed Deadly Delta Variant in Nigeria

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The Variant of The COVID-19 Discovered in Nigeria Is Responsible For Spike In About 98 Countries.

The Nigerian government yesterday said that a new case of the deadly delta variant of the COVID-19 virus has been recorded in a traveller in the country The delta variant, tagged SARS-CoV-2, and also known as lineage B.1.617.2., is described as the "most transmissible variant" of the covid-19 virus by the World Health Organisation (WHO).

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The Variant of The COVID-19 Discovered in Nigeria Is Responsible For Spike In About 98 Countries.

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Today's Headline: Nigeria Records 49 New Covid-19 Cases, FG Sets Up Nine-man Panel To Address Kaduna

Nigeria Records 49 New Covid-19 Cases The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has registered another 49 new cases of COVID-19, taking the total caseload to 165,901. According to reports, no new death linked to COVID-19 was recorded in the past 24 hours. The public health agency also noted that the newly recorded infections raised the country’s tally of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 165,901 and the death toll from the disease remains at 2,067.

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Today's Headline: Nigeria Records 49 New Covid-19 Cases, FG Sets Up Nine-man Panel To Address Kaduna

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Nigeria Records A Fresh Spike Of COVID-19 Cases

The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed in its report on Monday night that the country has recorded 161 new cases. Lagos State, which has the widespread of the virus in  Nigeria has recorded 153 new cases while two case has been recorded in Gombe.

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Nigeria Records A Fresh Spike Of COVID-19 Cases

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records New 1,683 Cases In 3 Days

Nigeria has recorded more than 500 cases of covid-19 daily for the third time on Friday as the government tries to deal with a new and more infectious version of the virus. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said figures on Saturday morning confirmed another 590 covid-19 cases have been reported.

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COVID-19: Nigeria Records New 1,683 Cases In 3 Days