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Reasons For Added Two weeks Lockdown In Kaduna State

As the state remains in lockdown, questions keep coming in like, why should that of Kaduna state be different? Why can't we follow what the Federal Government has approved. Instead the question should be whether we are safe as a state or whether the reason for the initial lockdown is being accomplished. Every step taken has been to ensure the safety of every one in the state. Precisely on Saturday, the Kaduna State Government announced that a four-month-old girl and 19 other persons have tested positive for

  2 years ago ago
Reasons For Added Two weeks Lockdown In Kaduna State

POLITICS

Good News On Covid-19 In Ogun State

One of the ways of combating the COVID-19 pandemic was for government to expand the testing capacity across states,while other state governors are waiting for billions of naira from the federal government to fight the pandemic,the Ogun State Governor,Dr Dapo Abiodun is doing everything to save the lives of his people. Ogun State Governor has taken responsibility of the Health Wellbeing of his Citizens by establishing a glass box diagnostic testing centre in Ijamido Town hall,Ota, Ogun State.He did not spend

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Good News On Covid-19 In Ogun State

HEALTH

How Kano State Uncovers The Remote Cause Of Strange Deaths In The State!

The Kano State Government has uncovered the cause why indigenes and residents of the State are dying in their numbers. According to a statement made public by one of the aides to the Governor of Kano State, Comrade Muhammed Garba on Sunday the 26th of April 2020 on behalf of the Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje. The statement threw lights on the investigation made so far by the Kano State Ministry of Health, on the remote and immediate cause of the unknown deaths visited upon the people of Kano S

  2 years ago ago
How Kano State Uncovers The Remote Cause Of Strange Deaths In The State!

HEALTH

COVID-19: Ogun discharges more patients, confirms new cases

The Government of Ogun State said six COVID-19 patients were discharged on Wednesday from its Isolation Centre in Ikenne, after each of them tested negative twice to the virus. The 6 patients, the government said have joined their families to continue living their normal lives. Our correspondent reports that this brings the total number of discharged cases in Ogun to 20. However, 4 new confirmed cases were announced in Ogun by the NCDC on May 6, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the State to

  2 years ago ago
COVID-19: Ogun discharges more patients, confirms new cases

HEALTH

Over 40 people said to be killed by a strange disease in Enugu Community

For the past days now, there are reports of alleged unusual death recorded from remote communities in Enugu. According to the State Ministry of Health, the Communities mostly affected are; Ette Uno, Ogwurugwu and Umuopu both in Enugu Ezike, Igbo-Eze North Local Government with other communities sharing boundaries with Kogi. It is gathered that the unknown death toll from the disease ravaging the community has risen to 40. The State Ministry of Health has sent in Response Rapid team who has collected sanples

  1 year ago ago
Over 40 people said to be killed by a strange disease in Enugu Community

HEALTH

About 57 People Have Been Allegedly Killed By A Strange Disease In Enugu State

About 57 People Have Been Allegedly Killed By A Strange Disease In Enugu. Nothing less than 57 people have died in the municipalities of Ette and Umuopu in Igbo-Eze North LGA of Enugu State following the outbreak of a mysterious disease in the affected towns. According to Vincent Oshomi, the Council's Disease Surveillance and Reporting Officer, the cause of the strange deaths is not yet known. However, he said that the Enugu State Ministry of Health has been alerted and samples have been collected from the affected

  1 year ago ago
About 57 People Have Been Allegedly Killed By A Strange Disease In Enugu State

POLITICS

We're Told Not To Give You Their Bodies,' Hospital Tells Families Of Killed #EndSARS Protesters

'We're Told Not To Give You Their Bodies,' Hospital Tells Families Of Killed #EndSARS Protesters The bodies of the #ENDSARS demonstrators who died last month will not be given to their families and relatives, said the management of the Mainland Hospital, Lagos, citing an order from the State Ministry of Health. Ms Mojisola Dada, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Lagos State, made a public statement last week calling on relatives who had lost loved ones between 19 and 27 October to visit Lagos State University

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We're Told Not To Give You Their Bodies,' Hospital Tells Families Of Killed #EndSARS Protesters

POLITICS

Governor Nasir El-rufai debunks the fake news of being in a Lagos Hospital, attends virtual meeting.

Governor Nasir El-rufai debunks the fake news of being in a Lagos Hospital, attends virtual meeting. The Governor of Kaduna State, Governor Nasir El-rufai said yesterday that "Earlier today, I took 2 hours out of isolation to attend the daily virtual meeting of State Standing Committee on Covid-19, chaired by Deputy Governor @DrHadiza Balarabe. Since there is some fake news circulating that I am in an ICU in a Lagos Hospital, a nice ICU picture will help debunk the evil news!  For the avoidance of any dou

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Governor Nasir El-rufai debunks the fake news of being in a Lagos Hospital, attends virtual meeting.

HEALTH

Killer Fruit Juice: 10 Dead, 400 Hospitalised in Kano, other States warn residents

The Kano State Government has revealed that 10 people have died and 400 others hospitalised after the consumption of a poisonous fruit drink. Nafdac had last week explained that it found out that the Chemical added to the drink that led to the death of three persons contained 'hydroxylamine', which is used for terrorism. This recent death toll was confirmed in Kano on Thursday by the State Commissioner for health, Doctor Aminu Tsanyawa. According to him, out of 400 people hospitalised, 50 persons were undergoing

  1 year ago ago
Killer Fruit Juice: 10 Dead, 400 Hospitalised in Kano, other States warn residents

COVID

7 Private Laboratories Get Approval To Begin Testing of Covid-19 in Lagos state

SEVEN PRIVATE LABORATORIES APPROVED For COVID19 LAGOS TESTING  Speaking at a ceremony to formally introduce the laboratories to the public, Prof. Akin Abayomi, Health Commissioner, said that expanding diagnostic testing to strategically ensure that a larger number of people have access to the COVID19 test is a key element in the next phase of the State's response strategy.  Abayomi added that the State Government has built an ambitious strategy aimed at harnessing the public and private sectors to expand rapidly

  2 years ago ago
7 Private Laboratories Get Approval To Begin Testing of Covid-19 in Lagos state

HEALTH

Lagos announces COVID-19 test centres in 20 LGAs

The Lagos State Government has announced coronavirus test centres in the 20 Local Government Areas of the state. The Lagos State government has decentralised the sampling centres for coronavirus (COVID-19) in the state. The government disclosed this on Sunday via its Twitter handle, noting that visits to the centres is “strictly” by appointment and not by emergency. Residents were asked to make requests through app.alertclinic.com and schedule appointments at the test centre closest to them. In anothe

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Lagos announces COVID-19 test centres in 20 LGAs

HEALTH

Akwa Ibom state to end quackery in health sector.

The Akwa Ibom State House of Assembly has urged the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN), Nursing and Midwifery, and other relevant professional health bodies to check and cleanse the state health sector from quacks. This was contained in a motion moved on Tuesday's plenary of the House by member representing Nsit Ubium state constituency, Otobong Bob. Bob is worried that some health facilities are operating illegally without formal registration. "Disturbed by the increas

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Akwa Ibom state to end quackery in health sector.

HEALTH

Cholera Outbreak Claims 20 lives In Bauchi

The Bauchi State Ministry of Health, has revealed that about 20 people have lost their lives, following a recent outbreak of Cholera, which has also infected 322 persons. Speaking to newsmen during a press conference on Tuesday, May 25, 2021, at the State Ministry of Health in Bauchi, the State’s Commissioner of Health, Dr Aliyu Mohammed Maigoro, stated that the disease which has claimed 200 lives with 322 cases of gastroenteritis, was reported in nine local government area of the State.

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Cholera Outbreak Claims 20 lives In Bauchi

HEALTH

Enugu Discharges The Last COVID-19 Patient

The Enugu State Ministry of Health has discharged a second patient from treatment and isolation for COVID-19 Enugu State brought a sigh of relief as their last COVID-19 patient in the state was discharged, the state is now free of any confirmed active cases of the pandic A second patient was discharged on Thursday night April 16th, 2020, while the first patient had been discharged since Wednesday night April 15th, 2020, after testing negative, the two confirmed cases in the state are a married couple who re

  2 years ago ago
Enugu Discharges The Last COVID-19 Patient

EDUCATION

Parents in Ogun Protest N25,000 Levy For COVID-19, Malaria Tests

Bothered guardians of Senior Secondary School understudies (SS3) in non-public schools in Ogun State, on Sunday, challenged the installment of N25, 000 tolls for COVID-19 and jungle fever tests for their wards, as one of the essentials for induction to their different schools on August 4.  The state government has in an announcement marked by the Special Adviser to Governor Dapo Abiodun on Primary and Secondary Education, Ronke Soyombo, throughout the end of the week, said that the State Ministry of Health

  2 years ago ago
Parents in Ogun Protest N25,000 Levy For COVID-19, Malaria Tests

HEALTH

One Dies Of COVID-19 In Kano As Cases Rise To 21.

One Dies Of COVID-19 In Kano As Cases Rise To 21 Apprehension over the COVID-19 pandemic was taking root in Kano on Thursday after it was revealed late on Wednesday that the state has suffered one death with the number of cases shooting to 21. The State Ministry of Health reported the latest figure of 21 cases as against the 12 that was reported by the National Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, the national agency in charge of coordinating the national response to the pandemic. The State Ministry of Health

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One Dies Of COVID-19 In Kano As Cases Rise To 21.

HEALTH

"Pray for Kano," State Ministry of Health says

On Sunday morning, April 26, Kano state Ministry of Health through it's twitter handle, disclosed it is currently investigating the reported rise in the number of deaths in the state and would soon address it. Kano state Ministry of Health said this while responding to a lady who asked what the ministry is doing to address the numerous claims of multiple death tolls in the state. The Ministry says what is expected of everyone at this time, is prayers for the state. Actually, I think we should pray for the N

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COVID

181 Students And Staff Tested Positive To Covid 19

Some schools in Lagos state have just recorded new covid 19 cases on the first week of resumption . The Lagos State Ministry of Health said it has affirmed 181 positive instances of Covid 19 in a private school in Lekki, Lagos.  This was contained in an announcement delivered by the representative of the Ministry of Health, Tunbosun Ogunbanwo.  Uncovering the contamination, the Commissioner for Health, Akin Abayomi, said an observation and case examination in the school uncovered the disease.  Mr Abayomi

  1 year ago ago
181 Students And Staff Tested Positive To Covid 19

HEALTH

Covid-19 Pandemic: Ogun State Protective Glass Box Now In Use For Sample Collection

COVID-19: OGUN PROTECTIVE GLASS BOX NOW IN USE FOR SAMPLE COLLECTION The protective glass box recently unveiled by the Ogun State Government is now in use by health workers in the State to collect samples for forward testing at the Ogun State Walk-in & Drive-through Testing Centre at the Ijamido Town Hall, Opposite Ansar-u-Deen Comprehensive College in Ota. This was disclosed during an inspection visit by the Deputy Governor, Engr Noimot Salako-Oyedele and the Hon. Commissioner for Health, Dr Tomi Coker who

  2 years ago ago
Covid-19 Pandemic: Ogun State Protective Glass Box Now In Use For Sample Collection

EDUCATION

Ministry of Education Kaduna State Press Release on Closure of Schools.

The Kaduna state government has announced another lockdown due to rising cases of Covid-19 infections in the state which show a replicate of figures recorded in the first wave of the pandemic in April, May and June 2020, indicating that a new wave of the infection is rapidly spreading across the state. The State Ministry of Health has further confirmed that, while the infections cut across age groups, this new wave especially, affect those between 10 and 35 years ( which form a majority of the populace in the

  1 year ago ago
Ministry of Education Kaduna State Press Release on Closure of Schools.